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Riscure works with Qualcomm Technologies to Successfully Evaluate and Certify the Security of the Snapdragon 865 5G Mobile Platform

Riscure announces the successful completion of the product evaluation of the Qualcomm® Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) on the Snapdragon 865 5G Mobile Platform. The Qualcomm TEE, offering a broad set of platform security services utilized by various security sensitive use cases, received certification under the Netherlands Scheme (NSCIB) in the area of IT security against an Evaluation Assurance Level of EAL 2+, using the Common Criteria security evaluation methodology. Under this certification, the Qualcomm TEE is certified with strict conformance to GlobalPlatform Device Committee TEE Protection Profile version 1.2.1 and is extended with embedded secure element feature and Qualcomm® wireless edge services for attestation.

“We are thrilled to see the international reach our product, Snapdragon 865 5G Mobile Platform, has had since its release in 2019,” notes Asaf Shen, senior director of product management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “Security evaluations by independent, reputable 3rd party security experts like Riscure are a key part of our security commitment to the large ecosystem of users of our technology. In that context, we collaborated with Riscure to further advance our mobile security baseline, in compliance with the prevalent Common Criteria security evaluation methodology.”

With an increasingly universal presence of mobile devices, the scalability of secure devices has become a central consideration for modern-day manufacturers. Riscure’s Vice President of Global Services Sales and Business Development, Pascal van Gimst, noted that “At Riscure, we believe it’s valuable to provide U.S. manufacturers an international perspective on mobile security. With a mission of scalability, Riscure experts enable the environments to not only advance security baselines in your products, but also maintain peak levels of security across international borders.  With offices in the United States, Netherlands, and China, Riscure enables American manufacturers like Qualcomm Technologies streamlined access to Dutch Common Criteria Scheme. When executed and evaluated in a trusted environment, the mobile platform achieved certification with the NSCIB board and marks a shift in the mobile security ecosystem.”

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