IdenTrust, part of HID Global, is a leading provider of digital certificates that provide the basis for trusted identity solutions recognized by financial institutions, government agencies and enterprises around the world. As the only bank-developed identity authentication system in the world, IdenTrust provides a legally and technologically interoperable environment for authenticating and using identities in more than 175 countries. Offering world-class customer support and incomparable system reliability, IdenTrust provides a spectrum of digital certificates and associated services that ensure the “gold standard” for defining, issuing and managing TRUST on a global basis.

IdenTrust digital certificates can be used for a variety of applications:

  • Two-Factor Authentication – Control access to systems, websites or applications by implementing two-factor authentication via the use of digital certificates
  • Secure Email – Protect email communications by utilizing digital certificates to ensure the integrity of email messages and to encrypt email contents
  • Digital Signing – Establish non-repudiation, enhanced auditability, improved processing and paper reduction when replacing traditional “wet ink” signing with digital signing
  • Encryption – Data and document encryption for data at rest and in transit
  • EPCS - Tightly bind identity-proofing and the authenticator issuance process in a DEA-compliant manner, ensuring prescribers are in full compliance when using EPCS
  • Internet of Trusted Things - Digital certificates for devices can ensure the integrity of data streams between devices, protect the confidentiality of those data streams and authenticate devices and servers in the field
  • Secure Domains - Digital certificates are used to secure domain names and organization identities, allowing online transactions to be completed with complete trust and confidence

IdenTrust offers a robust spectrum of digital identity certificates to meet any need:

  • ACES certificates, created by the General Services Administration (GSA), facilitate secure online access to federal and state government information and services
  • ECA certificates, established by the DoD, enable contractors and others to securely communicate with the DoD and authenticate themselves to DoD information systems
  • Device/IoTT certificates are used for non-server devices to facilitate encryption, signing and authentication
  • IGC certificates are cross-certified with the U.S. Federal Bridge Authority (FBCA), enabling public trust by U.S. federal, state and local governments and commercial entities or applications.
  • S/MIME certificates are low-cost certificates issued to an individual’s confirmed email address to mitigate email hacking
  • TrustID certificates guarantee the identity of individuals and businesses on-line, providing the foundation for eBusiness transactions and relationships
  • TLS/SSL certificates are used to secure domain names and organization identities, allowing online transactions to be completed with complete trust and confidence
  • Trust Network • certificates are used by banks to ensure authenticated communications with bank customers

Identrust TrustID & IGC Certificates are key components to HID PIV Express™ and HID PIV Enterprise™, multi-factor authentication solutions that deliver standards-compliant identity and credential management for the complete lifecycle of the identity.

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