MaskTech – we make chips intelligent
MTCOS, the key to maximum privacy.
MTCOS, the key to maximum privacy.


According to international standards modern travel and identification documents contain an embedded chip to store and protect citizen credentials against forgery and illegal cloning. MaskTech is the #1 independent provider of high security operating systems for smart cards and customized cryptographic ICs for Government ID programs. Our mission is to offer a maximum of protection of sensitive private data on embedded systems.

Launch of MTCOS V 2.2

Our latest operating system edition has been extended to support AES cryptography and the SAC/PACE protocol recommended by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). It offers improved performance and can be configured to be backward-compatible to our previous versions. more

MTCOS - 50 Countries milestone

MaskTech has announced that it's secure operating system MTCOS is now the favored trusted embedded platform in over 50 countries Government programs worldwide. more

Latest news

MaskTech joins GlobalPlatform, the organization which standardizes the management of applications on secure chip technology, as Observer Member.

The German BSI has issued new Common Criteria EAL4+ certificates for MTCOS Pro on the NXP SmartMX2 - P60 high security controller.