WISeKey announces the development of WISe.Social, a new authenticated social media network powered by WISeID

WISeKey announces the development of WISe.Social, a new authenticated social media network powered by WISeID

WISeKey announces the development of WISe.Social, a new authenticated social media network powered by WISeID

Access to the network will be available to all users with a WISeID digital identity; Users can share data/ideas and engage with peers through a trusted platform

GENEVA – February 14, 2023: WISeKey International Holding Ltd. (“WISeKey”) (SIX: WIHN, NASDAQ: WKEY), a global leader in cybersecurity, AI, blockchain and IoT, today announced the development of WISe.Social, a new social media network powered by its WISeID platform is operated.

The WISe.Social network does not use advertising and does not collect data from users. It’s designed for people and organizations that want to share data between their ecosystems without worrying about algorithms tracking them and their data.

WISe.Social is based on WISeID, WISeKey’s platform for personal identity and security services using digital certificates and other innovative technologies, with a strong focus on trust. WISeKey defines digital trust as the trust users have in a social media platform to protect their information and provide them with a safe environment to create and interact with content.

With WISeID’s identity verification services, users can now securely exchange information with peers based on their identity verification level.

WISeID enables three levels of identity validation:

Basic – where only the email is validated. Validated – where the full name is verified using an ID document. Validated Pro – where professional details are validated.

WISeKey offers free basic accounts and the possibility to expand the account with different pricing models.

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WISe.Social’s goal is to integrate identity management and cybersecurity features into a social networking platform to effectively control fake information coming from unverified accounts. To this end, WISeKey has developed a new paradigm for social networks embedded in digital identity technology that employs decentralized processes to create trusted networks and secure ways of sharing information between users through a better mechanism designed for trusted social networks became.

WISeID users can register as WISe.Social testers (a limited number of 10,000 testers will be authorized until the final launch in May 2023) and start sharing information with friends and family at https://wise.social.

About WISeKey

WISeKey, founded in 1999 (NASDAQ: WKEY; SIX Swiss Exchange: WIHN), is a leading global cybersecurity company currently deploying large-scale digital identity ecosystems for people and objects using blockchain, AI and IoT, with the human as the linchpin of the internet is respected. WISeKey microprocessors secure the pervasive computing that is shaping today’s Internet of Everything. WISeKey IoT has an installed base of over 1.5 billion microchips in virtually all IoT sectors (connected cars, smart cities, drones, agricultural sensors, anti-counterfeiting, smart lighting, servers, computers, mobile phones, crypto tokens, etc.). WISeKey is uniquely positioned to be at the forefront of IoT as our semiconductors produce a vast amount of big data that, when analyzed with artificial intelligence (AI), can help industrial applications predict the failure of their devices beforehand it happens.

Trusted by the Swiss-based OISTE/WISeKey cryptographic Root of Trust (“RoT”), our technology provides secure authentication and identification in both physical and virtual environments for the Internet of Things, blockchain and artificial intelligence. The WISeKey RoT serves as a common root of trust to ensure the integrity of online transactions between objects and between objects and people. Visit www.wisekey.com for more information.

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Press and investor contacts:

WISeKey International Holding Ltd

Carlo Moreira


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WISeKey Investor Relations (USA)

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Lena Kat

212 836-9611 / [email protected]

Val Ferraro

212 836-9633 / [email protected]


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