GoTrustID announces the first and immediately available USB/NFC Security Key for FIDO plus PKI

No middleware or APP required in computers or mobile devices.

Irvine, California, August 21, 2020 – Today, GoTrustID Inc (GoTrust) announced that the immediate availability of the Idem Key Plus which is a combination Security Key that supports both FIDO2 and PKI. The key is FIDO2 certified and the security element is FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certified. It is assembled in a USB Type A form factor with NFC functionality for devices that do not have a USB port. No installation of middleware or APP to work across Windows, Mac, iPhone and Android is required as the Idem Key Plus has patent pending design to bridge FIDO 2 and PKI communication inside the Key. The PKI web applications use the FIDO WebAuth API to execute Idem Key Plus PKI functions in computers and mobiles. It works with latest browsers including Edge, Firefox, Chrome and Safari in Windows 10, macOS, Android or iPhone using the USB and/or NFC interface. Of course, GoTrustID is still providing PKCS#11 middleware for legacy systems in Windows and Mac using the Idem Key Plus SDK.

Note to Editors

An evaluation Idem Key Plus is available for journalists planning articles about the combining of FIDO and PKI systems. Please contact the person below.


About GoTrustID Inc.

GoTrustID Inc. (GoTrust) is the pioneer company providing passwordless multi-factor authentication (MFA) platform by employee’s everyday items: phone, a USB Key, or their smart badge. Our mission is to make simple & secure login anywhere and anytime. With every authenticator and server certified by FIDO, GoTrust Authentication Platform makes every employee become their own ID having effortless login to their computer, corporate systems, and cloud services. GoTrustID has twenty-four international patents granted including six US patents.