In January 2011, Gemalto announced that through local partner LG CNS, the company has been selected by Korea’s National Printer,
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation, to supply its
Sealys eTravel ePassport solution for Korean
Under the contract, Gemalto is providing its digital security technology including its secure
Sealys eTravel operating system and inlays to be integrated into the back cover of the passport.
Biometrics data such as portrait and fingerprints stored on the EAC-compliant passport greatly improve passport security by creating a strong link between traveler and travel document.
Press release |
Gemalto Rolls-out Electronic Passport Solution in Korea