GoTrustID announces the first and immediately available USB/NFC Security Key for FIDO plus PKI

No middleware or APP required in computers or mobile devices.

Irvine, California, August 21, 2020 – Today, GoTrustID Inc (GoTrust) announced that the immediate availability of the Idem Key Plus which is a combination Security Key that supports both FIDO2 and PKI. The key is FIDO2 certified and the security element is FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certified. It is assembled in a USB Type A form factor with NFC functionality for devices that do not have a USB port. No installation of middleware or APP to work across Windows, Mac, iPhone and Android is required as the Idem Key Plus has patent pending design to bridge FIDO 2 and PKI communication inside the Key. The PKI web applications use the FIDO WebAuth API to execute Idem Key Plus PKI functions in computers and mobiles. It works with latest browsers including Edge, Firefox, Chrome and Safari in Windows 10, macOS, Android or iPhone using the USB and/or NFC interface. Of course, GoTrustID is still providing PKCS#11 middleware for legacy systems in Windows and Mac using the Idem Key Plus SDK.

About GoTrustID Inc

GoTrustID Inc (GoTrust) is a world leader in password-free user identity from the phone and the computer to the cloud, including PCs, Macs, laptops, and 99% of mobile phones. GoTrust has USB security devices or can utilizes the User’s phone as their passwordless authenticator reinforced by their fingerprint or facial biometrics. GoTrust previously innovated the secure microSD and was the first company to deliver mobile credit cards, mobile banking, US PIV mobilization and voice & text encryption using the microSD form factor. GoTrust has twenty-five international patents granted and a dozen patents pending.

Note to Editors

An evaluation Idem Key Plus is available for journalists planning articles about the combining of FIDO and PKI systems. Please contact the person below.