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A-world-with-no-passwords-and-how-FIDO2-can-help-make-it-happen

A world with no passwords and how FIDO2 can help make it happen


Monday, May 13, 2019 by

93.2 percent of the overall web browser market has embraced FIDO2: Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox, and Opera. The FIDO Alliance is driven by hundreds of global tech leaders across enterprise, payments, telecom, government, and healthcare that have come together in support of the organization’s mission to reduce the world’s re...


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Video-selfie authentication tool launches


Tuesday, February 19, 2019 by

Jumio announced the launch of Jumio Authentication, a new video-selfie authentication that uses biometrics for user authentication, that could be ideal for account logins and high-risk scenarios (e.g., logging in from a foreign IP address or authorizing high-risk transactions such as wire transfers and online purchases). Secure selfie authentication can also be use...


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AI digital voice assistants stops listening as much thanks to Sensory


Friday, September 28, 2018 by

Sensory announced that it has made significant upgrades to the embedded AI in its sixth generation of TrulyHandsfree, boosting the technology’s wake word performance and accuracy by more than 65 percent. Additionally, TrulyHandsfree boasts improved deep-neural network training that allows for even better near- and far-field speech recognition performance in all ro...


Biometric-authentication-for-messaging-apps-is-now-available

Biometric authentication for messaging apps is now available


Wednesday, September 26, 2018 by

ID R&D has announced the release of biometric authentication technology for messaging. The new solution, SafeMessage, offers multi-layer continuous authentication across messaging platforms without any impact to the user experience. ID R&D will be demoing SafeMessage, as well as its other voice and behavioral biometric products, at FinovateFall. SafeMessage p...


IDVoice-biometric-security-update-has-been-released

IDVoice biometric security update has been released


Friday, June 22, 2018 by

ID R&D released the newest version of its most advanced voice biometric security solution, IDVoice. Additionally, ID R&D is announcing that both IDVoice and its behavioral biometric security solution, IDBehave, are now available on the Samsung SDS Digital Identify Platform. IDVoice is a mobile-optimized voice biometric solution that authenticates users by eva...


The-battle-of-biometric-security-coming-in-2018

The battle of biometric security coming in 2018


Friday, November 3, 2017 by

Fingerprint sensors first appeared in smart devices in 2007 and then gained momentum as a 4-digit PIN code replacement in 2013's Apple iPhone 5S. Hailed as the future of authentication by some, fingerprint's security weaknesses were quickly exposed by the children of sleepy dads, cats' paws and gummy bears. Still, the lure of convenience today and the promise of securit...


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Behavioral and biometric mobile authentication will end passwords


Friday, September 15, 2017 by

You can say this about passwords: they're incredibly resilient. Not in a bulletproof kind of way but, more precisely, in terms of how long they've been around. According to Robert Svensson in his book "From Hacking to Report Writing: An Introduction to Security and Penetration," the first computer system to use passwords was built by researchers at the Massachusetts Ins...


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HUMANOBOT can discover non-human activities trying to commit fraud


Tuesday, July 25, 2017 by

SecuredTouch's HUMANOBOT behavioral biometrics tech has recently fine-tuned its platform to better detect non-human activities like bots and emulators trying to commit fraud. HUMANOBOT detects non-human behavior generated by bots, malware, and automated scripts and stops fraud-focused emulators within mobile applications.The system recognizes these behaviors using advan...


New-biometric-authentication-could-be-a-password-killer

New biometric authentication could be a password killer


Wednesday, July 12, 2017 by

Pramati Technologies has announced the ThumbSignIn biometric authentication SaaS platform for mobile and web applications and additionally its certification by the FIDO Alliance. The platform enables enterprises and service providers to deploy strong authentication solutions that reduce reliance on passwords and protect against phishing, man-in-the-middle, and replay at...


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TrulyHandsfree technology updates its embedded AI


Friday, April 28, 2017 by

Introduced in 2009, TrulyHandsfree began offering an embedded small vocabulary speech recognition system to feature an always-listening wake word. Now, Sensory, a Silicon Valley-based company focused on improving UX and security of consumer electronics through embedded AI technologies, is announcing they will be making significant updates to the embedded AI in its Truly...


Biometric-authentication-for-your-apps-from-Appdome-and-BehavioSec

Biometric authentication for your apps from Appdome and BehavioSec


Wednesday, April 26, 2017 by

Appdome, a cloud service that automates mobile integration by fusing new services to mobile apps, is partnering up with biometric authentication technology company, BehavioSec. Appdome for BehavioSec now enables mobile developers and mobility professionals (such as mobile fraud, IT, or Security groups) to rapidly integrate advanced biometric and behavior based authentic...


Smart-Card-Alliance-2017-Payments-Summit-coming-end-of-March

Smart Card Alliance 2017 Payments Summit coming end of March


Thursday, March 2, 2017 by

What are the latest trends in U.S. payments? What is the status of the U.S. EMV migration? What does the future hold for mobile and contactless payments? How will the Internet of Things (IoT) impact the payments landscape? Top-level payments executives from the EMV, mobile, transportation and IoT industries will answer these questions and more at the Smart Card Alliance...


How-to-secure-your-online-accounts-from-cyber-attacks-in-2017

How to secure your online accounts from cyber attacks in 2017


Wednesday, December 21, 2016 by

In addition to ball drops and bubbly, the New Year offers an occasion to reflect and contemplate what's ahead in 2017. When Dec. 31 rolls around, many of us think about getting fit, saving more money and promising to take time to enjoy life. As the world becomes more and more connected – and our digital and offline lives become indistinguishable – we should also commit ...


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What's so tricky about Android security anyway


Monday, December 12, 2016 by

Android authentication can be a tricky business because it can help identify the user, but it can also open the door to hackers at the same time. It all comes down to the device administrator access which comes with a lot of benefits like. Device administrator access provides complete device management access rights that include creating and managing poli...


Core-Security-is-making-the-password-reset-process-self-service,-faster-and-simpler

Core Security is making the password reset process self-service, faster and simpler


Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by

Core Security announced the release of Core Mobile Reset 1.0 and Core Access Insight 9.2. With the introduction of these solution updates, enterprise security teams will now be able to resolve immediate threats with prognostic analytics applied to the big identity and access data, while also enhancing organizational efficiency.Ineffective password management i...


Samsung-Teams-With-Sensory-for-Face-and-Voice-Authentication

Samsung Teams With Sensory for Face and Voice Authentication


Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by

Samsung SDS, Samsung Group’s IT service provider is teaming up with Sensory to offer banks and enterprise customers high-security embedded face and voice biometric recognition technologies. Sensory’s TrulySecure technology will be added to Samsung’s FIDO biometric authentication offering. Samsung’s SDS FIDO Client product will use Sensory’s FIDO UAF Certified ...


The-Future-Looks-Bright-For-Mobile-Betting

The Future Looks Bright For Mobile Betting


Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by

Adoption and engagement of quickly advancing digital technology has fundamentally changed the structure and use of consumer markets across the Internet over the last 10 years, and this is particularly true in the world of sports betting apps for Android and responsively designed, web-hosted betting platforms.Along with flipping the percentage of PC Vs Mobile t...


Iris-Scanning-and-the-Future-of-Mobile-Security

Iris Scanning and the Future of Mobile Security


Wednesday, September 14, 2016 by

The promise of iris scan technology has been shown in sci-fi movies for decades. Various governments use it to secure borders, defense facilities, banks use it to authenticate high value transactions, secure access to safes and vaults. Recent advancements in the evolving mobile biometrics field has brought iris recognition technology to our hands – to our mobi...


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Security of Things 2016 Conference to Focus on IoT Security, Privacy, and Authentication


Wednesday, August 24, 2016 by

Coming to Chicago this October, the Smart Card Alliance Security of Things 2016 conference is bringing security, privacy and authentication to the forefront of the Internet of Things (IoT) with speakers from both the IoT and security communities. Speakers will discuss the impact embedded security technology is expected to have on connected cars, wearables, smart ho...


EdgeConneX-Offers-AWS-Direct-Connect-for-Portland-Edge-Data-Center

EdgeConneX Offers AWS Direct Connect for Portland Edge Data Center


Monday, May 2, 2016 by

EdgeConneX has announced the availability of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect in its Portland Edge Data Center. With AWS Direct Connect, companies in the Pacific Northwest can connect their IT infrastructure directly to Amazon Web Services, establishing a private connection to the cloud. The announcement marks the first metro offering for AWS Direct Connect in P...


Biometric-Security-Can-Leave-a-Lasting-Impression

Biometric Security Can Leave a Lasting Impression


Tuesday, December 8, 2015 by

Each year faster processors and new APIs offer developers more tools to use in the creation of their apps. While these advances offer opportunities, new capabilities also mean users expect the apps they use to perpetually improve update after update, and user experience is a chart topper on the list of elements they want improved.One easy way to create a better app expe...


Dual-Biometrics---Added-Security-Without-Added-Hassle

Dual Biometrics - Added Security Without Added Hassle


Friday, November 20, 2015 by

Our mobile phones are a portable treasure trove of personal information. They often carry a record of where we’ve been through the metadata of our photos and the people we talk to in our call and message logs - not to mention our emails, notes, appointments and a range of other things we store inside different apps. From this data an outline of our entire lives can...


With-TrulySecure-2.0-Developers-Can-Move-Beyond-Thumbprint-Recognition

With TrulySecure 2.0 Developers Can Move Beyond Thumbprint Recognition


Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by

Sensory has released TrulySecure 2.0, the next generation of the company’s FIDO Certified multimodal biometric authentication technology. This latest release builds on Sensory’s two decades of implementing platforms which enhance user experience and security for consumer electronics by incorporating state-of-the-art neural networks and machine learning principles in spe...


AGNITiO’s-KIVOX-Mobile-SDK-Combats-Spoofing-Through-Voice-Biometrics

AGNITiO’s KIVOX Mobile SDK Combats Spoofing Through Voice Biometrics


Thursday, November 27, 2014 by

AGNITiO is a voice biometrics company that has developed KIVOX Mobile​, a software development kit (SDK) which enables on-device secure speaker verification for the user. Users can authenticate themselves by using their voice -- authorizing any app powered by KIVOX to use a voiceprint. Users have the ability to select a passphrase which is predefined or choose...


VoiceVault-Release-ViGo-Voice-Biometric-Platform-for-Mobile-App-Development

VoiceVault Release ViGo Voice Biometric Platform for Mobile App Development


Wednesday, March 26, 2014 by

VoiceVault has released ViGo, a standardized approach to mobile voice biometrics that provides a complete voice biometric ecosystem to facilitate mobile app development and deployment.ViGo 100% focused on mobile, is cloud-based and is pre-configured for simplicity using either phrase or digit-based identity verification.ViGo accelerates speed to market saving organ...


What-Every-App-Developer-Needs-to-Know-About-the-NTIA

What Every App Developer Needs to Know About the NTIA's Code of Conduct


Tuesday, November 5, 2013 by

Voluntary and Short...Really? I have come to a recent belief; fewer and fewer things in life seem to be voluntary, even though they say they are and even less are shorter than you think they should be. The National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (“NTIA”) Short Form Notice Code of Conduct published on July 25, 2013 seems consistent with these belief...


What-Is-The-Apps-Act-of-2013

What Is The Apps Act of 2013


Monday, October 7, 2013 by

In January 2013, the California Attorney General issued a report entitled, Privacy on the Go; Recommendations for the Mobile Ecosystem. In the very next month, the Federal Trade Commission issued its own report, Mobile Privacy Disclosures; Building Trust Through Transparency. Finally, Congress is talking about the country’s concerns over privacy and is consid...