SmartMX2 from NXP to be certified at EAL 5+
The smartcard platform SmartMX2 from NXP Semiconductors supporting MIFARE Plus and MIFARE DESFire EV1 functionality to be certified at Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL) 5+, the highest level of security offered for MIFARE applications.
The SmartMX2 platform enables electronic ID cards to have the capability of payment as well as access in applications such as banking, e-Government identification, transportation, micro payments, loyalty tracking and more.
For building secure applications NXP offers system designers an option to use its common criteria (CC) certified crypto library modules.
Three different certified SmartMX2 platform types support all MIFARE Plus and/or MIFARE DESFire EV1 card data variations and can be configured with MIFARE Classic to optimize the use of existing infrastructures.
Author: Srinivasa Reddy N