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FIDO Alliance

The FIDO Alliance is an industry consortium launched in February 2013 to address the lack of interoperability among strong authentication devices and the problems users face creating and remembering multiple usernames and passwords. Nok Nok Labs, PayPal and Lenovo were among the founders.

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Nok Nok integration brings passwordless FIDO biometrics and hardware authentication to ForgeRock

Nok Nok Labs has expanded the integration of the Nok Nok S3 Authentication Suite with the ForgeRock Identity Platform to deliver scalable…

Jul 22, 2020

Nok Nok releases updated passwordless authenticator to streamline third-party integration

Nok Nok has released an updated version of its Nok Nok S3 Authentication Suite (Nok Nok S3 Suite) with Adaptive…

Jul 15, 2020

LoginID’s FIDO2, UAF-certified biometric customer authentication chosen for several applications

FIDO2-certified provider of biometric authentication LoginID has announced multiple partnerships with companies who have integrated its FIDO-as-a-Service customer authentication platform…

Jun 24, 2020

Apple launches web authentication using FIDO standard with Touch ID or Face ID biometrics in Safari

Apple has launched support for Touch ID and Face ID biometrics for web logins with Safari through the Web Authentication…

May 27, 2020

FIDO launches consumer outreach with website and trust mark; eIDAS white papers and webinar

The FIDO ecosystem has been built up, and the organization is now reaching out to educate consumers on the value…

May 13, 2020

Leverage passwordless authentication for better experiences and security

This a guest post by Ben Goodman, SVP of Global Business and Corporate Development at ForgeRock The average consumer has…

May 8, 2020

eWBM opens TrustKey Solutions in U.S. to scale FIDO biometric security key business

Korean system-on-chip (SoC) maker eWBM has established TrustKey Solutions (TrustKey), a new U.S.-based entity to meet the high global demand…

May 1, 2020

Biometrics market to reach $76.6B by 2027 as mobile payments explode

The biometrics market will be worth $76.64 billion by 2027 after increasing from $17.28 billion in 2018, at an 18…

May 1, 2020

AuthenTrend provides FIDO2-certified biometric authentication for RSA SecurID Access

AuthenTrend has joined the RSA Ready Technology Partner Program to deliver FIDO2-certified and U2F-compliant fingerprint biometrics-enabled ATKey authentication for RSA…

Apr 30, 2020

Alpha Serve upgrades Jira with WebAuthn, FIDO2 biometrics for passwordless authentication

Alpha Serve now supports web authentication protocol (WebAuthn) for Jira on the Atlassian Marketplace, bringing FIDO2 security keys and biometric…

Apr 22, 2020

Working, shopping and banking from home forces scalable authentication rethink, Nok Nok CEO says

With people working, shopping and banking from home more than ever before, the need for businesses and individuals to use…

Apr 22, 2020

ThumbSignIn launches FIDO2 authentication and biometric e-signing as VP says full passwordless 5 years off

ThumbSignIn has launched an omnichannel authentication solution and biometric e-signing technology with FIDO2 to advance the move to biometric passwordless…

Apr 3, 2020

AU10TIX joins FIDO Alliance to grow strong authentication standards

AU10TIX has joined the FIDO Alliance to improve authentication standards with biometrics and other technologies, providing safer services and reduced…

Mar 30, 2020

Indonesia biometrics provider PrivyID joins FIDO Alliance and plans working group participation

Indonesian e-signature digital identity technology provider PrivyID has officially joined the FIDO Alliance to take part in global policy and…

Mar 26, 2020

Decentralized Identity Alliance Korea seeks to lead global personal data control movement

The ambitions of the Decentralized Identity (DID) Alliance Korea to lead the development of a standardized, interoperable framework for self-sovereign…

Mar 19, 2020

FIDO Alliance says IoT security is imperative, focuses on device to cloud authentication

In its ongoing fight to secure the IoT with FIDO passwordless authentication, the FIDO Alliance has established a dedicated IoT…

Mar 19, 2020

Centrify introduces FIDO2 standards for biometric passwordless authentication

Centrify has implemented the FIDO2 Web Authentication API to enable biometrics and other passwordless authentication methods for privileged administrator logins,…

Mar 12, 2020

RSA conference serves up optimism for a passwordless future with biometrics

A biometrics industry analysis piece published on attempts to drive a few more nails in the coffin containing the…

Feb 28, 2020

Ensurity Technologies adds FIDO2 biometric authentication to encrypted storage device

Ensurity Technologies has upgraded its encrypted storage solution with FIDO2 authentication to provide users with convenient and secure passwordless device…

Feb 27, 2020

FIDO Alliance releases Authenticate 2020 agenda with identity industry heavyweight speakers

The FIDO Alliance has announced the full agenda for Authenticate 2020, the first FIDO conference, in Seattle in June which…

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