Gemalto, the provider in digital security, announced its advanced card center in Montgomeryville, Penn. received Security Accreditation Scheme (SAS) re-certification from the GSM Association. Gemalto remains the only company to have a North American facility with the demanding and state-of-the art SAS security certification. This certification validates that Gemalto's Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card production and personalization processes, as well as its entire site operations meet the GSM Association's stringent standards for security and data protection.
"Security is critical for all mobile network operators and for their subscribers as well, so they feel free to use their phones in their day-to-day digital lifestyle," said Sebastien Cano, Senior Vice President Telecommunications for Gemalto North America. "Gemalto views this certification renewal as an essential way to give operators and consumers complete confidence that our facilities comply with the most rigorous security procedures in place to protect all of the components, cards and information, including subscriber data for personalization."