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Smart Insights Reports

Smart Insights Reports

Smart Insights Reports provide expert analysis on the secure transaction industry. Smart Insights Reports are off-the-shelf research reports providing key facts and figures as well as strategic insights about a technology, a geographical area or a major issue in the secure transaction industry.

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Smart Insights Weekly

Smart Insights Weekly

Smart Insights Weekly delivers permanently updated information to give our subscribers the most complete and comprehensive information for them to make the best business decisions. Every week Smart Insights Weekly brings up to date information about the secure transactions industry. 

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White Papers

White Papers

Smart Insights White Papers bring a synthetic view about a given subject, region, or market segment. A Smart Insights White Paper is a conveniently compact abstract giving its readers thorough understanding of a given topic. 

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Secure Transactions News

Heartbleed vulnerability leaves security data open

The Heartbleed bug has already been widely reported. It is a serious vulnerability in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library. This weakness allows stealing the information protected, under normal conditions, by the SSL/TLS encryption used to secure the Internet. SSL/TLS provides communication security and privacy over the Internet for applications such as web, email, instant messaging (IM) and some virtual private networks (VPNs).

 

The Heartbleed bug allows anyone on the Internet to read the memory of the systems protected by the vulnerable versions of the OpenSSL software. 

Zebra Technologies to acquire Motorola Solutions’ Enterprise Business

Zebra Technologies and Motorola Solutions have entered into a definitive agreement in which Zebra will acquire Motorola’s Enterprise business for US$ 3.45 billion (EUR 2.50 billion) in an all-cash transaction. Zebra expects to fund the transaction with approximately US$ 200 million (EUR 145 million) of available cash on hand and US$ 3.25 billion (EUR 2.35 billion) that is fully committed to be raised through a new credit facility and the issuance of debt securities. The transaction, which was approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies, is subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory approvals. The transaction is expected to be completed by the end of 2014.

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Smart Insights Publishes a New White Paper “Mobile Payment in Greater China 2014”

Intelling, a consultancy specializing in secure transactions, just published a new Smart Insights White Paper titled “Mobile Payment in Greater China 2014” to bring to its readers a synthesis on this extremely dynamic market, characterized by strong local players rolling out multiple mPayments initiatives and enjoying a fast market growth.