The Authentication Problem: Rethinking Passwords

IT Toolbox

The post The Authentication Problem: Rethinking Passwords appeared first on Spiceworks. Authentication Passwords

Authy vs Google Authenticator: Two-factor authenticator comparison

Tech Republic Security

Check out these features from Authy and Google Authenticator before deciding which authentication tool is best for you. The post Authy vs Google Authenticator: Two-factor authenticator comparison appeared first on TechRepublic.

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Alternatives to facial recognition authentication

Tech Republic Security

The post Alternatives to facial recognition authentication appeared first on TechRepublic. Innovation Security authenticator duo Authy facial recognition Google oktaLearn the problem with facial recognition as well as software and hardware alternatives to the technology.

Report: 80% of fintech execs worry about authentication security tools

Venture Beast

Legacy IT authentication security tools, such as one-time passwords, possess vulnerabilities capable of being exploited. Read More.

Your Guide to Using Conversational Marketing to Drive Demand Generation

What is conversational marketing really about? This guide will examine the market forces at play, shifting buyer trends, how to leverage conversation marketing, and the tactics involved in adopting it for a B2B demand generation strategy.

Two-Factor Authentication by 2023 is Not Soon Enough

Information Week

Despite the complexities involved, organizations must force two-factor authentication sooner than later, as a single password may be the only thing protecting your data

Deepfakes: Can Biometric Authentication Defeat the New Cybersecurity Nightmare?

IT Toolbox

The post Deepfakes: Can Biometric Authentication Defeat the New Cybersecurity Nightmare? Though deepfake technology is still in nascent stages, it could pose immense cybersecurity challenges to organizations as it matures.

Pass-Through Authentication: How to Synchronize your on-premise AD with Azure AD using Azure AD Connect tool | Learn [Solve IT]

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Insights Into Aerospike Authentication and Authorization

CTOvision

Read Micah Carrick’s Medium post explaining how Aerospike authentication and authorization work in the real world: On the left, we have developers building applications and back-office jobs that will use an […].

Duo vs. Microsoft Authenticator: Compare multifactor authentication software

Tech Republic Security

We compare the features and costs of two of the biggest players in this space, Duo and Microsoft Authenticator, and pit them head-to-head. The post Duo vs. Microsoft Authenticator: Compare multifactor authentication software appeared first on TechRepublic.

Hypr raises $35M to grow its passwordless authentication platform

Venture Beast

Hypr, which offers a passwordless authentication platform, has raised $35 million in venture capital funding. Read More.

2020 Database Strategies and Contact Acquisition Survey Report

As buyer expectations continue to heighten, marketing and sales teams are feeling pressured to deliver authentic messaging to buyers at every point of their customer journey. This report aims to highlight the current state of B2B database and contact acquisition strategies, and organizations’ goals to leverage data to fuel their go-to-market strategies in 2020 and beyond.

GitHub Discovers Authentication Issue

SecureWorld News

GitHub announced a security update due to a bug causing issues with the authentication of sessions. On March 2, GitHub received an external report of anomalous behavior for their authenticated GitHub.com user session. Authentication Cybersecurity Original Content Security Patches

iOS iPadOS ADE enrollment Profile Authentication method Company Portal Removal from Intune

Anoop

The post iOS iPadOS ADE enrollment Profile Authentication method Company Portal Removal from Intune appeared first on HTMD Community Blog #1 Modern Device Management Guides - Windows 11 | SCCM | ConfigMgr | Intune | AVD | Windows 10 | Windows 365 | Cloud PC by Anoop C Nair.

Two-Factor Authentication Evaluation Guide

Tech Republic Security

By verifying your users’ identities before they access your network, two-factor authentication protects your applications and data against unauthorized access. Authentication factors can be something you know, like a password; something you have, like your device. The post Two-Factor Authentication Evaluation Guide appeared first on TechRepublic.

Biometric authentication platform Transmit Security raises $543M

Venture Beast

Transmit Security has raised $543M in a series A round of funding, giving the biometric authentication company a $2.3B Cloud Enterprise Entrepreneur Security VB Home Page biometric authentication category-/Computers & Electronics/Computer Security funding daily Transmit Security

The Top Internet of Things (IoT) Authentication Methods and Options

CTOvision

Read Ellen Boehm list top Internet of Things authentication methods and options on Security Boulevard: IoT authentication is a model for building trust in the identity of IoT machines and devices […].

The Modern Encryption Software Checklist: The Secret to Understanding Your Data Security Needs

Understanding your data security needs is tough enough, but what can be even more difficult is choosing the right software to fit your company. This checklist will help you evaluate the scope of services offered by various encryption solutions on the market.

SecureAuth acquires Acceptto to deliver AI-driven passwordless authentication

Venture Beast

Identity access management provider SecureAuth has announced the acquisition of continuous passwordless authentication platform Acceptto. Read More.

Authentic Artists creates AI virtual artists for gaming and streaming

Venture Beast

Authentic Artists is launching a new AI-powered platform to create virtual artists for gaming and streaming apps. AI GamesBeat PC Gaming Authentic Artists category-/Arts & Entertainment/Music & Audio Chris McGarry Mike Shinoda music PC gaming virutal artists

Cookie theft threat: When Multi-Factor authentication is not enough

Tech Republic Security

A lot of companies have deployed multi-factor authentication, yet attackers have some ways to bypass it—the most used one being cookie theft. The post Cookie theft threat: When Multi-Factor authentication is not enough appeared first on TechRepublic.

Biometrics: The Future of Payment Authentication

CTOvision

Read why David Smith says that biometrics is the future of payment authentication on Infosec Magazine : Today buyers have to deal with PIN codes and passwords, and despite all […].

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

authentication and authorization information. MONETIZING ANALYTICS FEATURES: Why Data Visualizations. Will Never Be Enough. Go beyond basic embedded dashboards to diferentiate your. application and maximize the value of embedded analytics.

Privacy, Authenticity, and Confidentiality

Phil Windley

Summary: Authenticity and privacy are usually traded off against each other. At a recent Utah SSI Meetup , Sam Smith discussed the tradeoff between privacy, authenticity and confidentiality. Authenticity allows parties to a conversation to know to whom they are talking.

Consumers Crave Authenticity, And CMOs Can Deliver

Forrester Digital Transformation

As the age of misinformation and slew of dubious corporate claims threaten consumers’ trust in brands, consumers are desperate for authenticity. While conventional wisdom suggests that authenticity means “being yourself,” that quickly breaks down when CMOs translate the sentiment into action.

Email authentication helps governments and private companies battle ransomware

Tech Republic Security

The first line of defense against ransomware lies with email authentication. The post Email authentication helps governments and private companies battle ransomware appeared first on TechRepublic. Learn more information about how to take a proactive approach to cyber attacks.

Biometric authentication company iProov raises $70M

Venture Beast

Biometric authentication company iProov has raised $70 million as demand for online identity verification soars. Read More. apps Cloud Enterprise Entrepreneur Mobile Security VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Computer Security funding daily funding weekly iProov

Top 5 alternatives to Google Authenticator

Tech Republic

Tom Merritt shares the best alternatives to Google's two-factor authentication app. The post Top 5 alternatives to Google Authenticator appeared first on TechRepublic. Mobility Software

Apple, Microsoft and Google announce plans to enable passwordless authentication for billions of devices

Venture Beast

Apple, Microsoft, and Google announce commitment to implementing passwordless authentication options for billions of users. Business Security Apple category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Google Microsoft passwordless authentication

Decentralized identity authentication platform Magic raises $27M

Venture Beast

Magic, a blockchain-powered decentralized identity authentication platform, has raised $27 million in a series A round of funding. Read More. Cloud Enterprise Entrepreneur Security VB Home Page blockchain category-/Computers & Electronics/Computer Security funding daily Magic

SMBs are behind in adopting multi-factor authentication

Tech Republic Security

The post SMBs are behind in adopting multi-factor authentication appeared first on TechRepublic. Only a quarter of the SMBs surveyed by the Cyber Readiness Institute require MFA among employees to sign into applications and devices.

Secrets management and authentication platform Akeyless raises $14M

Venture Beast

Akeyless, a secrets management and authentication platform, recently raised $14 million in a series A funding round. Read More.

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. For a good overview and really fast demo of the power of Trusona see this video: Over 200 organizations, including some […]. Company IAM

Report: 57% of consumers are tired of password authentication questions

Venture Beast

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Two-factor authentication: A cheat sheet

Tech Republic Security

A password alone will not protect sensitive information from hackers--two-factor authentication is also necessary. Here's what security pros and users need to know about two-factor authentication

Authentic Digital Relationships

Phil Windley

Supporting Authentic Relationships. Summary: Self-sovereign identity, supported by a heterarchical identity metasystem, creates a firm foundation for rich digital relationships that allow people to digitally embodied so they can act online as autonomous agents.

Passwordless authentication platform Stytch raises $90M

Venture Beast

Passwordless authentication company Stytch has raised $90 million at a $1 billion valuation, and acquired passwordless startup Cotter. Read More.

Zero-trust authentication may replace passwords in AR/VR headsets

Venture Beast

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Identity and authentication in the metaverse

Venture Beast

Just as identity and authentication is pivotal to today's world, the metaverse will also require people to prove who they are. But how? Read More.

With Google Authenticator's Latest iOS Update, You Really Have No Excuse Now

GizModo VR

Google Authenticator users on iOS are finally getting a useful security update that their comrades on Android got months ago. ios google authenticator security iphone google consumer tech

Google Plans to Automatically Enroll Users In Two-Factor Authentication Soon

GizModo VR

Security experts have been banging the drum about password managers and enabling two-factor authentication for what seems like an eternity. google access control multi factor authentication computer access control google account identity management mark risher authenticator password fatigue technology internet security computer security password nordpass security token

How a business email compromise attack exploited Microsoft’s multi-factor authentication

Tech Republic Security

The post How a business email compromise attack exploited Microsoft’s multi-factor authentication appeared first on TechRepublic. Mitiga says that MFA, even if improperly configured, is no panacea for preventing attackers from abusing compromised credentials.

Provisional Authenticity and Functional Privacy

Phil Windley

Summary: Provisional authenticity and confidentiality can help us manage the trade offs between privacy and authenticity to support online accountability along with functional privacy. Authenticity is often driven by a need for accountability 1.