Key Takeaways

- Selection of RaonSecure as the final operator of the ‘blockchain-based digital wallet project’ that is part of the ‘2021 Blockchain Pilot Project’ program promoted by the Korean government

- A project aiming at enhancing convenience while reducing costs through a DID-based digital wallet enabling the secure storage and use of military-related digital certificates and documents and a convenient means of credentials and identity verification

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RaonSecure, a leading IT integrated security and…


Ministry of Science & IT to invest over KRW 113 billion in blockchain technology

The Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT), in which one of the missions is to develop and promote blockchain technology and related applications, announced on June 3rd that it has completed the selection of operators for the ‘blockchain technology development project for the data economy’ and initiated the development of related technologies by investing a total of 113.3 billion won within the next five years.

Source: http://digitalchosun.dizzo.com/

Among 27 consortiums (formed of universities, research institutes, companies, etc.) that have applied for the project, 9 consortiums (representing a total…


A DID-based mobile wallet service for militaries to be launched in November

From November of this year, a disruptive DID (Decentralized Identifier)-based mobile wallet service aiming at enhancing the welfare of the Korean military personnel will be released.

RaonSecure announced on June 2nd that it was selected by the Korean government as the final operator to build a blockchain and DID-based digital wallet civil service. The company is building this new service in collaboration with the Military Manpower Administration (a.k.a. MMA), which is the Korean public institution responsible for conscription, convocation, and other affairs related to military administration.

The DID-based…


Key Takeaways

RaonSecure deployed its FIDO-based multi-channel authentication platform ‘OnePass’ to the SRT (Super Rapid Train) mobile app’s biometric login service, enhancing convenience and security related to ticket reservation and service experience.

The company is leading the expansion of the next-generation authentication ecosystem based on its extensive deployment experience with financial institutions, public organizations, and large enterprises, confirming the reliability of its technology.

Deployment of RaonSecure’s ‘OnePass’ in the SRT app biometric authentication login service

RaonSecure, a leading IT integrated security and authentication company publicly traded in Korea and a branch of RAON, announced on May 27 that its FIDO-based multi-channel authentication platform ‘OnePass’ has been deployed in SRT app’s biometric login…


Korean government supporting blockchain adoption via pilot projects

The Korean government is pursuing its efforts to understand how the blockchain technology can improve the daily life of its residents. With this aim, the government is regularly supporting blockchain-based pilot projects to assess in a progressive manner the impact of the implementation of such technologies in everyday life.

In this regard, the Korean Ministry of Science and ICT announced on May 27 that it will lead a program entitled ‘2021 blockchain pilot project’ in cooperation with the Korea Internet & Security Agency (KISA). Through this program, the government is planning to…


How to enhance user experience while improving working process of your employees? How to enable a convenient authentication service to run smoothly even with a massive amount of traffic to your website?

The #Next-GenAuthenticationCaseStudy series will answer these questions by focusing on case studies where authentication technologies provided by RAON have been deployed.

In this post, let’s review how TouchEn Wiseaccess was implemented to improve the public and internal integrated authentication services of the National Tax Service, the branch of the Korean Ministry of Economy and Finance in charge of the taxation and in particular, responsible for collecting taxes in…


Growing interest of the Korean financial sector in ‘Face Authentication’

Major Korean banks have decided or are considering introducing ‘face authentication’ as a new means of authentication. In particular, they are looking for expanding its use as an auxiliary means of authentication enhancing the reliability of the identification process amid the growing role of formal authentication means in the non-face-to-face era.

‘Face authentication’ can be used in a broad range of application, such as login methods for mobile applications, identification methods for offline branches and financial transactions. …


TouchEn OnePass exceeds 1 million MAU in just 9 months since its launch in the Japanese market.

Key Takeaways

TouchEn OnePass, which is the RaonSecure’s cloud-based biometric authentication platform, exceeds 1 million Monthly Active Users (MAU) in just 9 months since its launch in the Japanese market.

Local customer ‘lock-in’ effect and business model innovation lay the groundwork for expanding market share in Japan.

TouchEn OnePass exceeds 1 million MAU in just 9 months since its launch

RaonSecure (CEO: Soonhyung Lee), a leading ICT integrated security company publicly traded in Korea and a branch of RAON, announced on May 18th that its subscription-based biometric authentication service introduced in the Japanese market surpassed 1 million Monthly Active Users…


How to enhance security and prevent personal information leakage when deploying a mobile fleet in my company? How to conveniently prevent the use of business tablets for non-work-related matters?

The #Next-GenAuthenticationCaseStudy series will answer these questions by focusing on case studies where authentication technologies provided by RAON have been deployed.

In this post, let’s review how OneGuard has been implemented in HomePlus, a leading retail chain in Korea, to enhance the security and control over devices such as business tablets.

Background

At HomePlus, business tablets are required in the working environment in order to issue credit cards from on-site customer…


Cybersecurity: a digital blueprint introduced by the government in SECON & eGISEC 2021

The World Security Expo (SECON & eGISEC 2021), which is the largest security exhibition in Korea encompassing physical and cyber security, was held this week. During the conference, a special lecture was given by the Director of the Digital Safety Policy Division of the Ministry of Security and Public Administration(MOSPA), on the theme of ’Digital Government’s Cybersecurity Reinforcement Policy Direction’.

Director of the Digital Safety Policy Division of the MOSPA giving the lecture (source: boannews.com)

In his lecture, the director recognized that recently a variety of hacking attacks have included the settlement of a ransoms. In particular, the data assets’ value has…

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