Trusona: Passwordless two-factor authentication

CTOvision

Trusona is the pioneer and leader in passwordless two-factor authentication (2FA). Stolen or weak passwords are responsible for over 80% of breaches, and Trusona’s mission is to thwart cybercrime by eliminating them from the user experience.

Why CIOs Should Care About Two Factor Authentication

The Accidental Successful CIO

Everybody needs two factor authentication, but just exactly what is it? One of the most powerful techniques that is currently being used is something called “two factor authentication” What is this security technique and how many different flavors of it exist?

Deloitte breach underlines need for better authentication

Computer Weekly

A breach of Deloitte’s email system, which may have exposed client details, emphasises the need for two-factor authentication and the monitoring of systems administrators

Lloyds Bank tests biometric authentication from Microsoft

Computer Weekly

Banking group is trying out enterprise-grade biometric authentication for its online customers

Identity, authentication and authorisation becoming risk-led

Computer Weekly

Identity management, and authentication and authorisation governance are shifting away from being purely IT initiatives, according to RSA

Change Azure MFA Authentication Phone Number from MyApps Portal

Anoop

In this post, I will go through how an Azure AD normal user can change their Azure AD authentication phone number from the MyApps portal. Learn to change Azure MFA Authentication Phone Number from end user’s Windows 10 device. Subscribe YouTube Channel [link].

Creativity and Authenticity

Future of CIO

Being authentic is the state of self-consciousness, self-discovery, and self-improvement. It seems everyone who considers authenticity has his or her own view of it. Does being authentic gives you the courage to be creative? Originality is valuable as authenticity.

Second Factor Authentication With Security Keys

CTOvision

With the movement of our personal and business critical data to the ‘cloud’, and directed attacks on that data, many of us make use of stronger security through use two-factor authentication. Depending on which service, you use Google Authenticator, have a code sent via SMS, get a plain old phone call, the RSA key fob, or rely on email and then type your six digit code if you haven’t been logged out by that point.

Singapore banks adopt voice biometrics for user authentication

Computer Weekly

Banks in Singapore are rolling out biometric technology to improve customer services by speeding up the authentication process

TSB to introduce iris scan authentication in September 2017

Computer Weekly

TSB customers will soon be able to access their mobile bank accounts through iris scanning, which is regarded as the most secure biometric authentication available

How to set up ssh key authentication

Tech Republic Security

With the help of ssh key authentication, you can lock down secure shell so that only specific machines can log in. Out of the box, secure shell is fairly secure. Here's how

Authenticity and the November 2013 Security Updates

IT Pros Rock!

Specifically, astrophysicist and geek icon Neil deGrasse Tyson has been critical about the movie''s authenticity. To deGrasse Tyson, a lack of authenticity disrupts the movie-going experience. Two advisories this month deal with authenticity by focusing on certificates and cryptography.

Security Think Tank: Proceed with caution on biometric authentication

Computer Weekly

How can organisations move to biometric authentication of users without running the risk of exposing sensitive biometric information

Everything You Know About eAuthentication is wrong!

CTOvision

On Labor Day, September 5 th 2016, NIST published their Digital Authentication Guideline: Public Preview. The base document SP 800-63-3 is the third iteration of this special publication, and has been renamed to: Digital Authentication Guideline. Nathaniel Crocker.

HSBC voice authentication tricked by twins

Computer Weekly

Twin brothers managed to trick HSBC’s voice recognition security system into giving account access to the wrong person

NIST Recommends Against SMS for Factor Authentication

IT Toolbox

Do you use your cell phone to complete 2-Factor Authentication to digital services? In many ways it is the easiest second channel or Out Of Band (to use the technical term) channel for most of us in the 2nd decade of the 21st century. After all, if you're accessing a digital service in the first place, you probably have a cell phone no farther away than your pocket. However

Two Factor Failure: With complexity comes new vulnerabilities

CTOvision

One of the most significant capabilities in the enterprise defensive arsenal is multi-factor authentication. Multi-factor defense helps solve many weaknesses of password authentication. Many two factor authentication systems have very glaring vulnerabilities.

Step-By-Step: Securing a Xamarin app with Azure AD’s Multi-factor Authentication

CanITPro

The solution proposed was to pause the application on a prompt and use Azure AD’s Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) to allow a valid administrator account to unlock the application and return to the available jobs screen. Select Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA).

How to add two-factor authentication to your WordPress site

Tech Republic Security

If you employ WordPress for your personal or company sites, you owe it to yourself to set up two-factor authentication. Here's how

Facebook ups security with Fido U2F two-factor authentication

Computer Weekly

Social media giant is enabling users to increase the security of their logins with Fido U2F USB security keys

UK to invest $2.3B in cybersecurity, calls for stronger authentication

Tech Republic Security

Over the next five years, the UK government will invest heavily in cybersecurity, including new authentication methods such as Fast IDentity Online (FIDO

TSB customers can use their faces to authenticate payments

Computer Weekly

Bank’s latest addition to its mobile apps is a facial recognition option for Apple iPhone X users

How to enable two-factor authentication on Instagram

Tech Republic Security

Instagram recently made two-factor authentication available to all of its users. Here's how you can use it to add an extra layer of security to your account

An Authentic Culture

Future of CIO

An organization with an authentic culture can inspire openness, innovation and motivational. So what are the fundamental elements to build an authentic culture in order to run a high-valuable and high-mature digital organization?

How to enable two-step authentication in Dropbox

Tech Republic Security

For an added layer of protection, follow this process of setting up two-step authentication in Dropbox Concerned about the security of your Dropbox account?

How to enable two-factor authentication for your Apple ID

Tech Republic Security

Protect yourself by enabling two-factor authentication for your Apple ID A hacked Apple account can be worth a lot to a cybercriminal.

NIST Recommends Against SMS for 2 Factor Authentication

IT Toolbox

Do you use your cell phone to complete 2-Factor Authentication to digital services? In many ways it is the easiest second channel or Out Of Band (to use the technical term) channel for most of us in the 2nd decade of the 21st century. After all, if you're accessing a digital service in the first place, you probably have a cell phone no farther away than your pocket. However

How to enable two-factor authentication for your Twitter account

Tech Republic Security

Then you need to enable two-factor authentication to truly secure your tweets Do you use Twitter personally or professionally?

How to set up passwordless authentication for MySQL

Tech Republic Security

If you manage multiple MySQL servers and want a simplified means of logging in, see how to use the new passwordless authentication feature

Cisco Acquires Duo or How Should You Do 2 factor authentication (2FA)?

Forrester IT

link] From the license cost perspective moving away from SMS for example to Google Authenticator is minimal. NIST has not been recommending SMS OTP 2FA for a while precisely because of SMS inbox takeovers, MITM attacks, etc. Google publishes guides on how to do this [link] From the technical support perspective the process is marginally more expensive […]. age of the customer

How to enable two-factor authentication on your LinkedIn account

Tech Republic Security

Here's how to keep your account safe with two-factor authentication LinkedIn can be just as essential as Facebook if you need to network for business.

Why Apple shouldn't force two-factor authentication on iPhone users

Tech Republic Security

beta is pushing users to enable two-factor authentication, but it might not be the right move Recent reports claim that Apple's iOS 10.3

How to get users on board with two-factor authentication

Tech Republic Security

Having trouble convincing employees in your organization to use two-factor authentication? Here's a guide on how to break it down in a way that makes sense to the average user

Step-By-Step: enable Multi-Factor Authentication in Azure

CanITPro

Step-By-Step Cloud Azure Pierre Roman MFA Active Directory multi-factor authentication Hello Folks, lately I’ve been covering Azure and active directory pretty often.

Step-By-Step: Enabling Multi-Factor Authentication on XBOX ONE

CanITPro

Step-By-Step XBOX 360 authentication Xbox One multi-factor Anthony Bartolo XBOXE3 two-factor XBOX Security E32015 E3 Windows 10 how-toMuch of this week’s online news has been centered on the E3 event taking place in LA.