NEWS: GlobalPlatform releases new Secure Element Protection Profile

Common Criteria-certified SE Protection Profile defines requirements for secure application management, and helps stakeholders compare products and meet regulatory mandates

GlobalPlatform welcomes new Executive Director

Ana Tavares Lattibeaudiere brings extensive IoT and telecommunications expertise to the organization with over 20 years of industry knowledge, non-profit strategy and business development from roles at GSMA, Accenture, BCG and Deloitte.

GlobalPlatform Annual Report 2021

Learn how our latest technical initiatives empower stakeholders to build, certify and manage trusted digital services and devices. The report also includes key figures on GlobalPlatform technologies and certifications, outlines the benefits of membership, and explains how we are collaborating.


ISO 17065 Accreditation

GlobalPlatform is now an ISO 17065 accredited certification body, demonstrating its state-of-the-art functional and security certification processes and strengthening the value of its product qualifications to the industry.

GlobalPlatform: The Standard for Secure Digital Services and Devices

Driving industry collaboration to provide standardized technologies and certifications that empower stakeholders to develop, certify, deploy and manage digital services and devices.

Introducing GlobalPlatform MUD File Service

Helping device manufacturers publish, in a unique location, the MUD file library associated with their products.


Technology News
Card Specification Icon

The latest technical documentation relating to the interoperable deployment and management of multiple embedded applications on Secure Elements (SEs).

TEE System Architecture Icon

The latest documentation explaining the hardware and software architectures behind the Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) and introducing TEE management and functional availability in a device.

Card Financial Configuration Icon

A new configuration defining the minimum implementation requirements of the GlobalPlatform Card Specification for SEs supporting financial services.


This document provides answers to frequently asked questions about the GlobalPlatform Security Evaluation Standard for IoT Platforms (SESIP), a variant of the Common Criteria methodology specialized for the evaluation of Connected Platforms in the context of IoT.

UICC API for IoT Icon

This document specifies a low-level API for the minimum UICC functionality needed in low-cost constrained IoT devices. This includes functions for network attachment and functions for cellular subscription profile download and management.

Secure Element Protection Profile Icon

The aim of this document is to list the security functions that should be considered during the evaluation of a Secure Element (SE) product based on the GlobalPlatform (GP) Card Specification. It ensures the minimum security scope, and the different claimed configurations shall match a predefined list of security features.

Education News

Whitepaper: SESIP Applicability for EN 303 645

This white paper explains how the Security Evaluation Standard for IoT Platforms (SESIP) maps to ETSI’s cybersecurity requirements for the consumer IoT. It details how SESIP provides a scalable, time and cost-effective approach to assessment, making it easier for developers and laboratories to demonstrate conformance.


‘Device Trust Architecture for IoT Device Manufacturers’ Video

Video: This video provides an easily digestible overview of the security challenges facing IoT device manufacturers and how the GlobalPlatform Device Trust Architecture (DTA) framework can help. This short animation explains why insecure devices pose a problem for IoT device manufacturers and how they can protect themselves and their customers from financial and reputational damage.

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ISO Video

Watch this video to learn how GlobalPlatform’s ISO 17065 accreditation is strengthening the value of the GlobalPlatform qualifications for vendors and reinforcing the role of schemes with industry partners.

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