Xiaomi licenses whiteCryption Code Protection and White-Box Cryptography Technologies to provide secure mobile services
whiteCryption®, an Intertrust Company and a provider of software code and data protection technologies, announced that Xiaomi, the world’s third largest smartphone distributor that designs, develops, and sells mobile phones and consumer electronics, has licensed whiteCryption’s Cryptanium™ Code Protection and Secure Key Box technologies to protect Xiaomi’s mobile application and sensitive data for mission critical global mobile services. This agreement extends Xiaomi’s relationship with Intertrust Technologies Corporation.
“Xiaomi is a leading innovator in the development of service enabled mobile devices,” said Thorsten Held, Managing Director of whiteCryption. “We are proud to partner with Xiaomi to push the envelope further. Whenever Tamper Resistance is one of the core building blocks of an application, the combination of our Code Protection and FIPS 140-2 certified Secure Key Box enables innovative software solutions.
whiteCryption’s technology stands out by offering integrated software code protection, integrity check and white-box cryptography solutions that turn modern software applications on various platforms into self-diagnostic and self-protecting software products.
According to Hongfeng, Co-founder, vice-president of Xiaomi, “App security and data security are Xiaomi’s top priorities for our users. We are pleased to have selected whiteCryption so that we can deploy new mobile services that were not possible in the past without expensive hardware.”