Based on PRELAM® and NXP MIFARE Plus chip family, the security level of Linxens Key Management solution can be enhanced by activating the chip security switch to a higher level. The security level switch and pre-loaded key services are offered by Linxens. Products are shipped in Security Level 1 with pre-loaded Security Level 3 key into the chip enabling flexibility in security setup with existing infrastructure.
Security Level 1 (Crypto1)
MIFARE Plus Security Level 1 products are compatible with MIFARE Classic.
Future Proof with Security Level 3 (AES)
Crypto1 security for authentication is not secure enough, therefore AES is mandatory for authentication, communication confidentiality and integrity.
New features such as the optional Random-ID, Virtual Card, and Proximity Check are available in Security Level 3.
- Keys are safely stored in HSM
- 128-bit AES keys
- Fully compatible with MIFARE Classic 1K / 4k
- Partners can either use their existing keys or Linxens generated keys
- Key bundles are features specific to partners
- Upgrade to security level 3 is possible at any time
- Key diversification for every single PRELAM® tag