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Diversinet Reaches New Security Milestone With its “MobiSecure” mHealth Platform

Diversinet, a provider of secure solutions for the mHealth industry, announced a new milestone in its quest to provide the highest level of security for transmitting sensitive healthcare information.

The company’s new milestone relates to an extensive security validation process for the “cryptographic modules” used by its platform.  The company’s use of cryptographic algorithms was already successfully validated by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in the United States.  Now, the Java cryptographic modules used in MobiSecure have been formally placed on a list for the Federal Information Processing Standards Publication (FIPS) 140-2, Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules, which specifies the requirements used to protect sensitive information.

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