GlobalPlatform recently hosted a webinar to outline the privacy and security benefits
that Secure Elements bring for the protection of web apps, designed for technical experts
and application developers. Watch the recorded webinar.
Watch Olivier Van Nieuwenhuyze, Chair of the GlobalPlatform Security Task Force
and Senior R&D Engineer at STMicroelectronics, explain what RoT is and why
GlobalPlatform created a Root of Trust Definitions and Requirements document.
In October 2016, GlobalPlatform hosted its fourth annual Trusted
Environment (TEE) Conference, the industry’s only event focused on the
GlobalPlatform interviewed a number of the key speakers to get their
such as developing for TEE, how TEE can protect premium content and
the impact of a large-scale internet of things (IoT) hack, and much more.
are available below or can be viewed on our YouTube channel, GlobalPlatformTV.
Watch highlights from GlobalPlatform's 4th annual Trusted Execution
Environment (TEE) Conference in Oct 2016. This is the industry's only TEE
event and showcases the latest developments, demos, and new use cases.
The GlobalPlatform Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) Hackathon
60 students and developers from the internet of things (IoT), security,
sectors to apply their best ideas to the TEE ecosystem. Developers were
compete for cash prizes and the chance to present their trusted
experts at the GlobalPlatform TEE Conference. 12 applications and
developed, with hardware provided by Sequitur Labs, and the top 3
rewarded with cash prizes by Samsung.
As part of the 2016 TEE Hackathon, GlobalPlatform ran a series of
introducing the Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) to developers. They
from Trustonic, Sequitur Labs and GlobalPlatform discussing the basics of
An introduction to TEE technology
Working with TEE-based hardware
An IoT use case
Developing and deploying trusted applications (TAs)
GlobalPlatform’s Technical Program Manager, Hank Chavers, joined a
esteemed IoT experts to participate in the virtual ‘IoT – With the Best’
Conference on 29
October 2016. During his presentation ‘Securing the Internet of Things:
Authentication and Trust for Billions of Things’ Hank provides an insight
into IoT security
use cases, the role of the Trusted Execution Environment and an
of a trusted
GlobalPlatform recently launched Trusted Execution Environment (TEE)
Certification Scheme. The scheme helps protect and accelerate the
added mobile services. It also ensures security while retaining a rich
The webinar provides insight into:
GlobalPlatform's role in certifying TEE products
The benefits of certification for mobile operators and the telecom
The attack criteria used by the scheme
The confirmed level of protection offered by GlobalPlatform
How the scheme supports the product development lifecycle to ensure
The long-term market benefits of achieving a security baseline for
What mobile operators can do to get involved in evolving this
GSMA’s view of the scheme and its role within the marketplace
On Tuesday 07 June GlobalPlatform hosted a free-to-attend webinar. The
delivered by leading experts from GlobalPlatform, explored how the
Security Certification Scheme helps protect, ease and accelerate the
deployment of value
added mobile services.
The webinar is of value to all stakeholders in the connected device
including service providers, software vendors, device manufacturers,
OEMs, mobile network operators and security evaluation laboratories.
On Monday 18 April in San Francisco, California, GlobalPlatform hosted
a half-day workshop on new mobile authentication use cases and the impact
of biometrics in authentication. The workshop featured guest speakers
from Nok Nok Labs on behalf of the FIDO Alliance, Visa on behalf of
EMVCo, GSMA, MIDAS, NIST, Synaptics, Verizon Wireless and more. Watch the
below videos to catch up on the day’s events.
March 2016 – Watch Experts From Around the TEE Ecosystem
Technology and its Use Cases
In October 2015, GlobalPlatform hosted its third annual trusted
environment (TEE) conference and inaugural TEE Application Developers
GlobalPlatform spoke to a number of the key speakers from the sessions to
their thoughts on development techniques for trusted applications, use
for TEE technology, the future of the industry and much more. Please view
Bolignano, CEO and Founder of Prove & Run, assesses the smartphone
tablet threat landscape over the past five years, outlines the challenges
behind bringing trust to enterprise bring your own device (BYOD)
and explains the value that the trusted execution environment (TEE) can
Damour, Head of Marketing – Security at FIME, explains the importance
value of TEE security certification and the TEE Protection Profile,
discussing the different approaches to the validation of security-
non-security-enforcing trusted applications to maintain the security of
Senior Field Application Engineer at Trustonic, discusses the
of trusted applications which can be scaled quickly and simply across
TEE-based devices. Rob offers an overview of the Trustonic development
explains its use for the deployment of trusted apps on different device
factors and device vendors and shares insight into Trustonic’s
Chris Edwards, CTO at Intercede, explains why simple
deployment of trusted applications to trusted execution environments is
for high security applications, and the value offered by a trusted
Joubert, Field Marketing North America at Trustonic, explains why
standardization is important to the work of Trustonic before introducing
company’s demonstration, showing how a trusted execution environment
based trusted user interface works and its uses for protecting against
connected device / smartphone malware and keylogging.
Esteban Soto, Sales Engineer at Intercede, provides
overview of the company’s MyTAM solution, highlighting the benefit it
for the deployment of trusted applications to trusted execution
Gil Bernabeu, Technical Director of GlobalPlatform, discusses the
trends in the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem and explains why
GlobalPlatform is working in this area. Gil offers an introduction to the
of the GlobalPlatform IoT Task Force and explains how the association
to support wearables and how standardization can address privacy
Gil Bernabeu, Technical Director of GlobalPlatform, offers an
introduction to the GlobalPlatform trusted execution environment (TEE)
Certification Scheme and TEE Protection Profile, before explaining their
benefits to the industry and end users for the deployment of convenient
secure mobile services.
Hank Chavers, Technical Program Manager at GlobalPlatform, offers
introduction to the GlobalPlatform Consumer Centric Configuration, which
consumers to manage their own applications, without impacting security.
In this video, German Blanco discusses GlobalPlatform’s ‘End-to-
Simplified Service Management Framework v1.1', explaining how the
is enabling service providers to deploy and manage contactless near field
communication (NFC) payment services in a simple and cost effective way.
In this video, GlobalPlatform Full Member, China Mobile,
how a trusted execution environment (TEE) can be dynamically initialized
generic bootstrapping architecture (GBA) technology. The video shows the
initialization process, and how the device interacts with a GBA server
TEE management platform. Once the procedure is complete, the TEE can be
by the user.
November 2015 - Watch the Highlights from GlobalPlatform's
Annual TEE Seminar
On 13 October, GlobalPlatform hosted its third annual trusted
environment (TEE) conference in Santa Clara. At the event, GlobalPlatform
to a number of speakers and delegates to get their thoughts on the
of standardization, TEE security certification, the future of the TEE,
their personal highlights from the conference. The video is a must-watch
anyone with an interest in the TEE and the current activity of the
and our membership in this space.
October 2015 - GlobalPlatform: Securing Digital Service
This animation explains how service providers from diverse
can benefit from GlobalPlatform’s open and standardized infrastructure
for managing applications on secure chip technology. By using
service providers can develop their service once, deploy across all
delivery channels and support all use cases; both today and in the
Discover how GlobalPlatform is creating significantly more choice for
and unlocking the real potential for service providers to deliver secure
digital services on a mass market scale.
Secure ID News has recorded a podcast with GlobalPlatform’s
Director, Gil Bernabeu. In the podcast Gil discusses identity use cases
trusted execution environment (TEE), focusing particularly on its
in ensuring the security and interoperability of biometric authentication
solutions. He also offers an overview of the TEE certification process,
discusses the role of the Security Evaluation Secretariat in promoting a
globally interoperable mobile ecosystem that will benefit stakeholders
the TEE ecosystem.
In this video, German Blanco discusses the latest version of
GlobalPlatform’s ‘End-to-End Simplified Service Management Framework
document helps service providers to deploy and manage contactless near
communication (NFC) payment services in a simple and cost effective way.
offers an introduction to the framework, examples of how it simplifies
services and an overview of the ecosystem that GlobalPlatform supports,
explaining the benefits that the framework delivers.
February 2015 – In November 2014, GlobalPlatform
number of its members which were exhibiting at the CARTES Conference in
In the below videos, GlobalPlatform members share their thoughts on the
secure chip ecosystem, discuss the evolving role of GlobalPlatform and
their GlobalPlatform-based demonstrations.
January 2015 – Watch Speakers from GlobalPlatform’s Annual TEE
Conference Discuss the Technology and its Use Cases
In September 2014, GlobalPlatform hosted its second annual trusted
execution environment (TEE) conference, ‘GlobalPlatform Presents the
Generation Mobile Security for Today and Tomorrow’ in Santa Clara. At
event, GlobalPlatform spoke to a number of the key speakers from the day
get their thoughts on the development of the TEE specifications, their
cases and the next steps for the industry. Please view these videos
Geater, CTO of Trustonic, outlines the joint work that is ongoing
GlobalPlatform and Trusted Computing Group (TCG) and the benefits of
the TEE and TCG Trusted Platform Module specifications.
Petr Peterka, CTO of Verimatrix, looks at
evolution of premium content protection and the importance of the TEE for
securing content on connected devices.
Steven Sprague, CEO at Rivetz, highlights
risk associated with connected devices and how the TEE can be used to
users’ devices and content.
January 2015 – Watch TEE Technology Demonstrations from
GlobalPlatform’s Annual TEE Conference
In September 2014, technology vendors from around the world came
at GlobalPlatform’s second annual trusted execution environment (TEE)
conference, ‘GlobalPlatform Presents the TEE: Next Generation Mobile
for Today and Tomorrow’ in Santa Clara. The videos below feature some of
technology demonstrations delivered at the show, highlighting the key
cases for the GlobalPlatform Specifications:
At the inaugural HCE Summit, which took place in London, UK, Gil
Bernabeu presented to delegates attending the SIMalliance ‘Evaluating
Strategies: The Role of the SE in the Evolving HCE Landscape’ workshop,
provide an introduction to GlobalPlatform's ‘End-to-End Simplified
Management Framework v1.0’ for mobile payment. Within the presentation,
offers an overview of the benefits this important document will bring to
At the RSA USA 2014 Conference in San Francisco, Kevin delivered a
presentation focusing on 'Integrating Any Smartphone Into Your Mobile ID
Strategy'. Within the presentation, Kevin discusses the increasing
threat landscape, the three mobile environments that GlobalPlatform
Specifications support (rich operating system, trusted execution
and secure element) and the association’s ongoing standardization work.
December 2013 – Listen to Gil Bernabeu, Technical Director of
GlobalPlatform, discussing bring your own device (BYOD) as a use case for
Gil Bernabeu spoke with the organizers of the Enterprise Mobility:
Conference to provide an introduction to GlobalPlatform and its
the BYOD space and outline the need for specifications in the enterprise
mobility industry. Gil discusses the association's three 'technologies',
highlighting how they can be used to enhance security for BYOD
before addressing the future of standardization in the BYOD industry.
September 2013 – Listen to Kevin Gillick, GlobalPlatform
Director, Gil Bernabeu, GlobalPlatform Technical Director and Michael Lu,
Business Development Director at Trustonic and Vice-Chair of
Premium Content Task Force discussing the Trusted Execution Environment
GlobalPlatform has recorded a podcast to discuss the evolution of
TEE. Participants assess GlobalPlatform's engagement in TEE technology,
technology is evolving, who is using the TEE and the ongoing industry
collaboration to standardize this environment.
In this webinar, subject matter experts – including Randy
Executive Director of Smart Card Alliance, Kevin Gillick Executive
GlobalPlatform, Gil Bernabeu Technical Director of GlobalPlatform and
Hoyer Director Strategic Solutions at GlobalPlatform member HID Global –
describe the mobile device architecture, its security interfaces, secure
provisioning and the use of secure element and trusted execution
In this interview from ID World Congress 2012, Kevin speaks with
industry journalist, Philip Stoten in regards to GlobalPlatform's
standardize how financial applications are deployed on a mobile device.
specifically explains why GlobalPlatform is standardizing the three form
factors of secure element – UICC, embedded SE and smart micro SD cards.
In this webinar, Kevin and Gil answer the question 'why are
GlobalPlatform's specifications so relevant today'. They provide
an introduction to the association – including its history and role
standardization landscape – before introducing GlobalPlatform's work with
secure elements, the trusted execution environment and mobile messaging.
webinar is part of GlobalPlatform's
December 2011 - Watch industry experts provide an insight
Trusted Execution Environment (TEE)
In this series of video interviews filmed by Gemalto at the GlobalPlatform mobile security seminar,
experts introduce the TEE, explain its role in developing secure
and outline the use cases that are driving TEE adoption.
Further discussions on the role of GlobalPlatform along with an
overview of how secure applications benefit from the underlying secure
platform are also included within the series.
In this video interview from SIMposium 2011, Gil discusses the
GlobalPlatform within the smart card ecosystem, the importance of
standardized platform to allow the secure deployment of any application
functionality of the trusted execution environment. He also outlines
GlobalPlatform's work with other industry organizations and the
events such as SIMposium to bring together all industry players that
vision to deploy secure contactless services.
At this year's NFC World Asia, Kevin took part in a press
entitled 'Smart Consumers go for Smart Payments'. Alongside other
leaders Kevin discusses payment trends in Asia today, the rise of NFC
systems, the role of Asia in driving contactless payments, and addresses
question of whether consumers will continue to use multiple payment
Oct 2010 - Kevin Gillick, Executive Director of
offers his insight into the biometrics sector
In this collection of video interviews from Biometrics 2010, Kevin
with Veronica Atkins of Security News TV to offer his thoughts on the
developments in the biometric industry including; how the public /
convergence can be achieved, how he believes the biometric industry will
develop, where the money will be made and where he see's tomorrow's
Kevin offers Regarding ID editor Zack Martin an insight into
GlobalPlatform's activity within the ID industry and gives examples of
organization is working towards improving ID standards by building on
requirements, communicating use cases and offering recommendations to
are evaluating the range of standards and specifications available today.
In this video interview with Karen Brindley for Contactless
TV and Security News TV, Kevin offers his thoughts on key issues,
and challenges faced by GlobalPlatform's members and other players in the
token industry. This discussion takes place with Randy Vanderhoof,
Director of the Smart Card Alliance, and has been divided into a six-part
Kevin explains that GlobalPlatform's existing technology can bring
benefits to this sector. He highlights that by participating in this
landscape now, GlobalPlatform can support the convergence of the
market with other sectors to develop a standard travel media that will
multi transportation network ticketing solutions.
This video celebrates GlobalPlatform's key technical and
achievements over the past ten years and the significant role the
plays in shaping today's smart card industry. The organization's work
priorities for 2010 and beyond are also outlined.
Kevin highlights the importance of standards in mobile, government
financial implementations, and outlines GlobalPlatform's role in bridging
gap between these sectors to drive new commercial opportunities. He also
speaks about the development of national ID card schemes and
standards for biometrics.
Kevin explains how GlobalPlatform technology can add value to
match-on-card verification by delivering the required security and
enable the deployment of a secure, interoperable and flexible biometric
Kevin and Dominic discuss the motivation behind the white paper and
GlobalPlatform technology can help overcome potential obstacles
biometric match-on-card deployments. They also highlight examples of
successful deployments and outline GlobalPlatform's role in this sector
Gil introduces GlobalPlatforms latest technical document, the UICC
Configuration, outlining the background to its creation, what it aims to
achieve, its key features, and the benefits this important configuration
bring to the mobile services market. To download this technical document
Gil and Kevin explain how GlobalPlatform is driving new
for mobile handsets in a variety of sectors including banking and
They also outline the work of GlobalPlatform's Mobile Task Force, which
collaborates with many industry organizations to create advances in the
and mobile payments fields.
In Episode 11 Kevin explains how GlobalPlatform technology 'fits' with
myriad of standards that government agencies across the world are
adhere to today. International standards such as ISO, industry standards
including GlobalPlatform Specifications, and application standards like
201 are investigated.
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