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

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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 […].

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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Biometrics: The Future of Payment Authentication

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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 […].

Trusona: Passwordless two-factor authentication

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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

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.

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

Venture Beast

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Tesla finally launches two-factor authentication

Mashable VR

After a long string of delays, Tesla has finally implemented a crucial security feature for its app: two-factor authentication. As always, be careful not to lose access to your authenticator, as you won't be able to log into your Tesla account without it.

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

How to secure your Zoom account with two-factor authentication

Tech Republic Security

Follow these steps to better protect your Zoom account with a second layer of authentication

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

Multi-factor authentication: 5 reasons not to use SMS

Tech Republic Security

Using SMS as an additional means to authenticate your password is better than nothing, but it's not the most reliable. Tom Merritt lists five reasons why SMS should not be used for MFA

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.

Top 5 reasons not to use SMS for multi-factor authentication

Tech Republic Security

Using SMS as an additional means to authenticate your password is better than nothing, but it's not the most reliable. Tom Merritt lists five reasons why SMS should not be used for MFA

Second Factor Authentication With Security Keys

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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.

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

How to move Google Authenticator from one iPhone or Android device to another

Tech Republic Security

If you migrated to a different iPhone or Android device and need to transfer Google Authenticator to the new hardware, follow these steps

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

Google Authenticator: How to move from one iPhone or Android device to another

Tech Republic Security

If you migrated to a different iPhone or Android device and need to transfer Google Authenticator to the new hardware, follow these steps

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. The post Change Azure MFA Authentication Phone Number from MyApps Portal appeared first on SCCM Intune Real World Enterprise Experience Blog by Anoop C Nair. Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link].

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? Two Factor Authentication. So just exactly is two factor authentication. Most websites these days support some form of two factor authentication. This level is called two factor authentication.

Zoom adds two-factor authentication

Mashable VR

Read more. More about Zoom , Video Chat , 2fa , Tech , and Cybersecurity. Zoom Video Chat 2fa Tech Cybersecurity

Tesla accounts now support two-factor authentication

The Verge

Tesla accounts can now be secured with two-factor authentication (2FA), giving owners an extra layer of security around their cars’ connected services, Electrek reports. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge.

How to enable two-factor authentication for Bitwarden

Tech Republic Security

If you use Bitwarden as your password manager of choice, you owe it to yourself to enable two-factor authentication

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

Using Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) | Roadmap to Securing Your Infrastructure

Linux Academy

It also provides a handy browser plugin to fill in credentials for me, once I’ve authenticated to the plugin. Multi-factor authentication (MFA). Now, on to our second point for today: multi-factor authentication (MFA). If you’re not familiar with MFA, it’s the idea that besides entering your password, you need to provide another factor of authentication, such as a fingerprint or a unique code.

How to enable two-factor authentication for Bitwarden

Tech Republic Security

If you use Bitwarden as your password manager of choice, you owe it to yourself to enable two-factor authentication

Make authentic pasta from scratch with this interactive online class

Mashable VR

About three years ago, Chiara Nicolanti started an Airbnb Experiences page to share her grandmother's authentic pasta recipes and technique through cooking classes. Nonna Nerina has taken her courses online — so you can learn authentic Italian recipes from home.

Trusona Is Poised To Improve How We Securely Authenticate With Systems

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Editor’s note: I first met Trusona via the Security Innovation Network (SINET) and later thanks to Evan Weisel of W2Comm I was treated to an in person demo and discussion with CEO Ori Eisen while at Blackhat. This solution is smart, effective, and incredibly simple for users and the enterprise IT team. Was glad to […]. CTO Cyber Security News Trusona

Google Authenticator for iOS gets its most important update yet

Mashable VR

Google Authenticator is perhaps the most important app on my iPhone, as I can't log into my important accounts without it. And yet, until now, it had a glaring omission — it was impossible to transfer your accounts to a new iPhone. With the latest version of the app for iOS 3.1.0,

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

Intel launches RealSense ID for on-device facial recognition

Venture Beast

Intel's RealSense ID performs facial authentication on-device. The company says it's designed to address needs in a range of industries. Read More.

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How to add fingerprint authentication to your Windows 10 computer

Tech Republic Security

You can easily add a fingerprint reader to your computer if one isn't already built in

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

Everything You Know About eAuthentication is wrong!

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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. SP 800-63B – Authentication & Lifecycle Management. For over a decade we have used LOA 1, LOA 2, LOA 3 and LOA 4, to classify and refer to the type of authentication we used. Nathaniel Crocker.

Fraud alert: Voice authentication platform analyzes 1,380 data points per call

Tech Republic Security

Pindrop's dashboard scores the caller, the device, and the behavior to spot bad actors and authentic customers

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

Adobe’s Photoshop Neural Filters use AI to change faces, recolor photos

Venture Beast

Thanks to significant machine learning updates, Adobe is calling the new version of Photoshop 'the world’s most advanced AI application for creatives.' Read More.

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How to configure SSH authentication to a FreeRADIUS server

Tech Republic Security

Find out how to configure FreeRADIUS as an SSH authentication server on Ubuntu

Google down: Gmail, Meet, YouTube and Nest suffer major authentication system outage

Tech Republic Cloud

A major outage took down multiple Google websites and services including Gmail, Youtube and Nest on Monday December 14, 2020

Single Sign-On and Multi Factor Authentication for FlexDeploy

Flexagon

In addition, FlexDeploy customers have also requested support for Single Sign-On (SSO) and Multi Factor Authentication (MFA). The post Single Sign-On and Multi Factor Authentication for FlexDeploy appeared first on Flexagon. FlexDeploy platform provides easy to configure role-based security model. In my experience, most FlexDeploy customers integrate with corporate directory like Active Directory. This helps eliminate user administration in FlexDeploy.

Musk says Tesla two-factor authentication “embarrassingly late” but coming soon

The Verge

Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted Friday that two-factor authentication for its app is “embarrassingly late” but apparently is now on the way. Two factor authentication via sms or authenticator app is going through final validation right now. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge.

Two Factor Failure: With complexity comes new vulnerabilities

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One of the most significant capabilities in the enterprise defensive arsenal is multi-factor authentication. There is no such thing as a single silver bullet that will mitigate all risks, but in today's world if you do not have multi factor authentication in place you are almost negligent in your defense. Multi-factor defense helps solve many weaknesses of password authentication. Many two factor authentication systems have very glaring vulnerabilities.