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The Passkeys Primer: Making Sense of the New Security Paradigm
The Passkeys Primer: Making Sense of the New Security Paradigm
May 27, 2024  |  Cybersecurity

Consumers hate passwords. Fraudsters love them. There might be no better business case for passkeys, which are a biometric, digital alternative to manually selected and...

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Firms Tap Passkeys to Safeguard Connected Economy Digital Infrastructure
Firms Tap Passkeys to Safeguard Connected Economy Digital Infrastructure
April 08, 2024  |  Cybersecurity

With cyberthreats evolving in sophistication and frequency, firms are constantly seeking robust solutions to strengthen their digital defenses.  Passkeys have emerged as a player in...

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Fiserv: Online Authentication Is ‘Moment of Truth’ for Banks and Merchants
Fiserv: Online Authentication Is ‘Moment of Truth’ for Banks and Merchants
March 21, 2024  |  Authentication

Jason Paguandas, vice president and general manager, merchant security and fraud at Carat from Fiserv , told Karen Webster that while the technologies may be...

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Authentication Gold Standard Balances Security and Utility
Authentication Gold Standard Balances Security and Utility
February 29, 2024  |  Authentication

If payments make the world go ’round, authentication keeps it spinning. As online interactions spread, and commerce goes digital, the critical role of authentication processes,...

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Entersekt Launches Authentication Solution for Mobile Banking Apps
Entersekt Launches Authentication Solution for Mobile Banking Apps
October 18, 2023  |  Security & Fraud

Entersekt, a leading provider of authentication solutions, announced Wednesday (Oct. 18) the launch of a fully integrated mobile application authentication solution for financial institutions (FIs),...

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Prove Identity Raises $40 Million at Over $1 Billion Valuation
Prove Identity Raises $40 Million at Over $1 Billion Valuation
October 17, 2023  |  Investments

Prove Identity, a smartphone-based identity verification startup, has secured $40 million and reached unicorn status with a valuation exceeding $1 billion. The company will use...

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Netflix Could Hike Prices Following Password Crackdown Success
Netflix Could Hike Prices Following Password Crackdown Success
October 16, 2023  |  Streaming

Netflix is reportedly expected to raise prices following the success of its password-sharing crackdown. The streaming service is set to release earnings this week that...

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Google Makes Passkeys Default Option for Personal Accounts
Google Makes Passkeys Default Option for Personal Accounts
October 10, 2023  |  Authentication

Google has made passkeys the default option for personal Google accounts, beginning Tuesday (Oct. 10). When users sign into their account, they will see prompts to create...

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Consumers Like Biometrics More Than Passwords
Consumers Like Biometrics More Than Passwords
August 10, 2023  |  Authentication

Consumers may be stuck using the outmoded authentication system, but most prefer more sophisticated methods. Traditional use of passwords currently remains the most prevalent method...

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