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February 22, 2010 08:30 ET

ActivIdentity Subsidiary Corestreet Named Finalist in Info Security Products Guide Global 2010 Awards

Winners Will Be Honored at Palace Hotel, San Francisco on March 18, 2010

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwire - February 22, 2010) -   ActivIdentity Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTI), a global leader in strong authentication and credential management, and CoreStreet Ltd., an ActivIdentity subsidiary, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the world's leading publication on security-related products and technologies, has named the CoreStreet FIPS-201 F5 Solution a finalist for the 2010 Global Product Excellence in the Access Solution category. These prestigious global awards recognize security and IT vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of technologies.

2010 Global Product Excellence Award winners will be honored on March 18, 2010 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco. ActivIdentity subsidiary CoreStreet will be amongst the other key industry players at this event.

The CoreStreet FIPS-201 F5 Suite of products upgrades existing Physical Access Control Systems (PACS) to full Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12) compliance with all functionality as defined in Special Publication 800-116. The CoreStreet FIPS-201 F5 Suite allows government agencies to fulfill the promise of converged physical and logical security as envisioned by HSPD-12. Additionally, the solution adds credential compatibility for Personal Identity Verification (PIV) cards, Common Access Cards (CACs), First Responder Authentication Credential (FRAC) cards and Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) cards to an existing PACS. The CoreStreet FIPS-201 F5 Suite will be on the FIPS 201 Approved Products List (APL). 

"We are proud to be recognized as a key industry player whose products have been named finalist by Info Security Products Guide," says Todd Freyman, director of product management at ActivIdentity's subsidiary CoreStreet. "Behind this distinguished success is our relentless drive to stay customer focused. We believe this recognition from Info Security Products Guide is a clear validation to the fact that our products and services are gaining greater acceptance from existing and new customers."

About Info Security Products Guide Awards

Info Security Products Guide sponsors leading conferences and expos worldwide and plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow's technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit www.infosecurityproductsguide.com and stay secured.

About ActivIdentity

ActivIdentity Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTI) is a global leader in strong authentication and credential management, providing solutions to confidently establish a person's identity when interacting digitally. For more than two decades the company's experience has been leveraged by security-minded organizations in large scale deployments such as the U.S. Department of Defense, Nissan, and Saudi Aramco. The company's customers have issued more than 100 million credentials, securing the holder's digital identity. ActivIdentity is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California. For more information, visit www.actividentity.com.

About CoreStreet - An ActivIdentity Company

Every day, the world's most demanding government and commercial enterprises rely on CoreStreet technology to authorize critical events, ranging from signed communications and transactions to physical access. More information is available at www.corestreet.com.

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