Samsung Electronics and Sectra, a European supplier of safe cellular options, have entered a technical partnership to combine the Samsung KNOX platform in Sectra’s answer for safe smartphone communication.
There may be an growing demand, for instance inside authorities authorities and protection organizations, for a smartphone that satisfies each common use and the capabilities of a safety-devoted gadget. Sectra’s encryption answer for smartphones, Sectra Tiger/R, is a response to this demand, enabling using smartphones to securely talk categorised data over strange cellular networks. It’s designed to be used on the RESTRICTED safety classification degree.
A primary supply of Sectra Tiger/R on Samsung KNOX is presently being rolled out to an unnamed European protection group.
“Via the cooperation with Samsung and the combination of Samsung KNOX in our Tiger answer, we mix our experience in encryption know-how and Samsung’s superior information in platform safety” says Michael Bertilsson, President of Sectra Communications.
The partnership permits Sectra to boost the Sectra Tiger/R resolution with the great smartphone safety platform, Samsung KNOX. Whereas Sectra’s hardware-based mostly encryption ensures communication safety, Samsung KNOX ensures the integrity of the cellphone, considerably decreasing vulnerability to malicious purposes and tampering.