Press Releases


Kantara issued $2.4M in grants to develop digital ID and privacy solutions using smartphones

May 15, 2017 – Kantara Initiative has received multiple research grants of up to $2.4 million, which it will use to develop three innovative digital identity and privacy solutions using smartphones including mobile device attribute verification, mobile authentication and physical access control.  Lockstep Technologies, Gluu Inc. and Exponent Inc. are also […]


DHS Funds Smartphone Authentication Projects

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is funding three smartphone digital identity and privacy projects including mobile device attribute verification, mobile authentication, and physical access control. A total of $2.4 million was awarded to the Kantara Initiative, and these three projects are the first to be launched by the […]


Kantara Awarded $2.4 Million To Develop Digital Identity And Privacy Solutions Using Smartphones: Multiple Projects Underway with Lockstep Technologies, Gluu Inc., and Exponent Inc., USA

WAKEFIELD, Mass., USA – May 11, 2017 — Kantara Initiative was awarded multiple research grants valued at up to $2.4 million USD.  The funding is being used to develop three innovative digital identity and privacy solutions using smartphones including mobile device attribute verification, mobile authentication and physical access control. Lockstep […]


Kantara Initiative Joins European Trust Foundation: Opens Channels For Its Members To Engage With the EU On Federated Digital Identity, Trust and Privacy

WAKEFIELD, Mass., USA – April 4, 2017 — Kantara Initiative announced today that it joined the European Trust Foundation to help its non-European Union (EU) government and corporate members engage with Europe on pan-jurisdiction federated digital identity, trust and privacy initiatives. Created and coordinated by EEMA, the Brussels-based European Trust […]