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W3C and FIDO Alliance finalise web standard for passwordless logins
Major browsers and platforms now have built-in support for the new WebAuthn security standard.
05 Mar 2019
Japan's MUFG Bank deploys Nok Nok Labs biometric authentication
Customers at Japan’s MUFG Bank now have access to a range of new biometric authentication options for their mobile devices.
27 Feb 2019
Averon and tyntec partner to deliver secure wireless authentication
“While myriad authentication solutions have come and gone, user impact and experience have remained stagnant in recent years.”
26 Feb 2019
One Identity launches authentication services for Unix systems
Unix systems (including Linux and Mac OS), by their very nature, have distinct challenges when it comes to security and administration.
26 Feb 2019
Yubico report reveals troubling password behaviour
Some shocking results include that 57% of respondents who have experienced a phishing attack have not changed their password behaviours.
30 Jan 2019
USB regulatory body launches USB-C authentication programme
USB Type-C Authentication empowers host systems to mitigate risks from malicious firmware/hardware in USB devices attempting to exploit a USB connection.
09 Jan 2019
Akamai acquires Janrain for access management capabilities
Janrain enables enterprises to enhance digital trust by offloading login and registration workloads.
09 Jan 2019
HID Global brings high authentication to mobile
The company’s new offering brings the security of physical authentication to Android and iOS with near-field communication technology.
29 Nov 2018
Silent authentication may be the next best thing for last-mile delivery
While most conglomerate merchants now offer decent delivery options, improvements remain to be made.
05 Jun 2018
Four Major Misunderstandings about public key infrastructure (PKI)
There’s a misconception that public key infrastructure (PKI) is dead.
21 May 2018
Facebook & Amazon have better authentication methods than enterprises, say IT pros
Facebook and Amazon may have better authentication methods than the average enterprise, some IT professionals believe.
08 Mar 2018
Australia's Digital ID framework is now one step closer to reality
“We believe that it should be safe and easy for everyone to prove who they are. This means giving people a secure option to verify their identity."
05 Mar 2018
Done deal: LexisNexis and ThreatMetrix fight fraud as one
"The marketplace recognises us for developing and leveraging technology and advanced analytics to innovate fraud solutions that protect society."
26 Feb 2018
ThreatMetrix to merge with LexisNexis Risk Solutions after $1 billion buyout
Global analytics provider RELX Group has paid £580 million (AU$1.01 billion) to buy out the entire issue share capital of ThreatMetrix.
31 Jan 2018
Auckland firm Verifi to provide online ID services for Lotteries Commission
Auckland-based identity verification firm Verifi will now provide services for the New Zealand Lotteries Commission for online age verification.
23 Jan 2018
Fujitsu rolls out biometric palm vein authentication in Japan offices
Fujitsu is rolling out its biometric palm vein authentication solutions within its own company to replace passwords used by around 80,000 employees.
22 Jan 2018
Gartner’s ten predictions for smartphone AI developments
Analysts predict 80% of smartphones shipped will have on-device AI capabilities by 2022.
08 Jan 2018