As a security evaluation specialist with many years of experience, our holistic approach includes consultancy services, training and unique analysis tools. We ensure a precise preparation for the comprehensive product approval process. Close collaboration during the development phase enables us to understand each customer’s individual security needs.
Our customers include international financial institutions, the IT and automotive industries, and governments. The results of our evaluations are used by major international organisations such as EMVCo, MasterCard, PCI-PTS and Visa and by nation-specific certification schemes. Brightsight is the only lab in the world accredited by five Common Criteria Schemes (Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, Turkey and Norway).
We are accredited by ISO/IEC 17025 (General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories RvA nr L355) to perform security evaluations.
Over the years, we have acquired all the relevant internationally recognised security evaluation accreditations. Based on this comprehensive list of licenses, we are authorised to analyse and test data-security aspects for many different IT products and to produce corresponding expert opinions and reports required in the course of the security approval processes.
As one of the exclusive providers, we hold all relevant internationally recognised security evaluation accreditations. Based on this comprehensive list of licenses, we are authorised to analyse and test data-security aspects for many different IT products and to produce corresponding expert opinions and reports required in the course of the security approval processes.
Started security evaluation activities within the TNO EIB (evaluation centre for security techniques) unit
Developed the capability to perform Common Criteria evaluations
First VRIR and VHAR evaluations done
First CAST evaluation done
Merged the EIB and Common Criteria activities to operate under the name of TNO ITSEF BV and accredited by the German certification body BSI
Very first PCI PTS v1 approval was issued based on a Brightsight report
Achieved first CC certificate for IC product based on Brightsight report
Company name changed to Brightsight
Moved to our second building
Reached a number of 100 colleagues with 20 different nationalities
Accredited for the fifth CC scheme TSE. besides BSI, NSCIB, Sertit and JISEC
Opening lab in Beijing, Greater China
Opening lab in Barcelona, Spain
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