FIDO Authentication is Ready for Government and Contractors

FIDO Authentication Standard is Ready for Government Agencies and Contractors I attended the “Future of Cybersecurity Forum” in Washington, D.C. sponsored by the FIDO Alliance, Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), Cybersecurity Alliance, and the Coalition for Cybersecurity Policy and Law. Speakers and panelists included Jeremy Grant, Venable/Coalition for Cybersecurity Policy and Law, Michael Kaiser, Executive Director, […]

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UK To Invest In FIDO To Improve Security

UK To Invest In FIDO-Based Passwordless Systems To Improve Security I just read the above article on Tom’s Hardware (a self-proclaimed authority on tech). What is FIDO? If you haven’t heard about the new FIDO security standard, you can find detailed information from the FIDO Alliance dot org website. FIDO stands for Fast IDentity Online. […]

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FIDO Alliance Welcomes Mozilla

FireFox Now Supports The FIDO Security Standard FireFox is the next browser (after Chrome) to adopt the FIDO Alliance standard to enable strong authentication using a FIDO key of any type. What does this mean? If you haven’t heard about FIDO authentication (Fast IDentity Online) and the FIDO Alliance (dot org), I’ll spare you the […]

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SurePassID Joins FIDO Alliance

SurePassID has joined FIDO Alliance and is part of the working group Google has created to focus on an open authentication standard protocol for strong, universal two-factor authentication (2FA) tokens. In addition, SurePassID is part of the FIDO Alliance technical working group that aims to create a web ecosystem that supports additional methods of multi-factor authentication, […]

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SurePassID featured in Orlando Sentinel

Melbourne company SurePassID adds layer of numbers to fight ID theft 9:27 p.m. EST, March 4, 2012 By Walter Pacheco, Orlando Sentinel A Melbourne company is sandwiching tiny circuits inside credit card-like devices to help everyone from social-media users to high-security businesses combat the rising onslaught of identity theft and fraud. “This type of technology is […]

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John Penn of Forrester on Cloud Security

I just read a an article in eWeek magazine that summarized a “Security and the Cloud” report authored by Forrester analyst Jonathan Penn. In that report Penn reports that “Concerns about cloud security have grown in the past few years,” he added. “In 2009, the fear was abstract: a general concern, as there is with […]

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