The impact of data breaches within the Healthcare Industry

The integration of technology within the healthcare sector continues to create seismic changes in how individuals receive medical care. Yet in their rush to adopt technology designed to improve the consumer’s experience, organizations within the healthcare industry face the very real threat of sensitive patient data ending up in the hands of cybercriminals. When it comes to the value of stolen data within the criminal underground, the more personal the… Read more


Privacy under siege

Earlier this year VASCO organized its third Trusted Digital Identity Symposium in Brussels, Belgium. The event enables C-level executives to gain a better understanding of the applications, business challenges and opportunities related to digital identity. Leading speakers from the public sector, financial industry and other market sectors, share their vision on how new trends, such as: mobile applications and the Internet-of-Things, impact online business and privacy. In a world where… Read more


How much is your customer’s privacy worth?

At the Trusted Digital Identity Symposium in Brussels, Steven Ackx spoke about privacy as a new currency. The director of PwC Advisory Services stated that we are already willing to give our contact details in exchange for access to certain websites and information. Would we give our email address to be able to read an interesting article? The audience nodded their heads in unison. But when Steven Ackx asked if… Read more


July 9, 2014 - Jan Valcke
Jan Valcke

As VASCO celebrates selling its 200 millionth DIGIPASS authenticator, Jan Valcke, President and COO of VASCO, shares his thoughts on the significance of this record setting milestone and what the future holds. In this 3 minute video, Jan provides insights into how VASCO is responding to the latest security threats by developing new solutions to improve identity and access management.    

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Trusted identity, the next security solution

Nowadays it is common practice to log on to websites and applications using a username and static password. But have we ever asked ourselves why?  You’d probably reply that the answer is obvious: we want to protect our personal information and credentials from falling into another’s hands. It is something mankind has been doing for thousands of years: to protect their valuables. Whereas in the Middle Ages huge belfries were… Read more