New distribution partner for FIDO2 solutions

IT service provider Net Universe and storage, security and embedded IoT solutions specialist Swissbit have entered a sales partnership. Net Universe is expanding its cybersecurity portfolio and will now offer Swissbit’s iShield Key product series for protecting online accounts with strong, flexible hardware authentication, led by the hardware security token iShield Key Pro.

Swissbit’s director sales, embedded IoT solutions Americas, Kai Imgenberg, said: “We are delighted to have found such an experienced and accomplished distribution partner in Net Universe, whose deep expertise in FIDO-related products provides an ideal foundation for our comprehensive FIDO2 solution portfolio and other security offerings. Together we empower customers to seamlessly implement Zero Trust security principles and phishing-resistant multi-factor authentication (MFA), thus accelerating the adoption of FIDO2-based authentication across all business operations.”

The iShield Key Pro provides robust protection for online accounts to facilitate secure access to websites, applications, services and corporate networks. It supports multiple security standards including FIDO2, HOTP (Hash-based One-Time Password), TOTP (Time- based One-Time Password) and PIV (Personal Identity Verification).