Gemalto spotlights the security risks and best practices of social media single-sign-on at the RSA Conference 2014


AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Feb. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


"Are you unknowingly sharing more than your password?" Join Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, to address this question at the upcoming RSA conference in San Francisco. Tom Smith, Vice-President of Identity as a Service (IDaaS) for Gemalto, will be speaking about the impact of social media single-sign-on and its relation to enterprise security. Smith will discuss the overarching security concerns for businesses and the inevitability that users could be unknowingly sharing valued information. The presentation will also provide insights into solutions, best practices, and techniques that can reduce the risks of mixing personal and employee identities for enterprises when employees use the same passwords for social media and business.

Specific Date, Time and Location

RSA 2014

  • Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 11:20am – 11:40am PT
  • Moscone Convention Center in the West room #3005

About Gemalto

Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) is the world leader in digital security with 2012 annual revenues of €2.2 billion and more than 10,000 employees operating out of 83 offices and 13 Research & Development centers, located in 43 countries.

We are at the heart of the rapidly evolving digital society. Billions of people worldwide increasingly want the freedom to communicate, travel, shop, bank, entertain and work – anytime, everywhere – in ways that are enjoyable and safe. Gemalto delivers on their expanding needs for personal mobile services, payment security, authenticated cloud access, identity and privacy protection, eHealthcare and eGovernment efficiency, convenient ticketing and dependable machine-to-machine (M2M) applications. We develop secure embedded software and secure products which we design and personalize. Our platforms and services manage these products, the confidential data they contain and the trusted end-user services made possible.

Our innovations enable our clients to offer trusted and convenient digital services to billions of individuals. Gemalto thrives with the growing number of people using its solutions to interact with the digital and wireless world.

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CONTACT: Gemalto Media Contacts: Nicole Smith North America +1 512 758 8921