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Zighra behavioral biometrics green-lit for sale directly to govt of Canada

Authentication software maker Zighra has been qualified to directly sell digital identity security products to Canada via the Pathway to…


NSA and CISA publish identity and access management best practices for US

Two powerful security agencies of the U.S. government have published best ID and access management practices recommended for system administrators….


A passion for fewer passwords powers new ForgeRock Enterprise Connect

Identity and access management firm ForgeRock is passing on passwords — or at least declaring them passé — with the…


More digital engagement means more fraud and passwords, boosting biometrics’ appeal

The possibility of greater convenience and security together is positioning biometrics to dethrone passwords as the top choice for authentication…


Cybernetica researcher wins grant to study soft spots in digital identity

Cybernetica Senior Researcher Peeter Laud has won a research grant for 769,600 Euros (approximately US$812,000) from the Estonian Research Council…


White House 2023 cybersecurity plan calls for investment in digital ID

Privacy occupies surprisingly little real estate in the just-released U.S. cybersecurity strategy and President Joe Biden namedrops biometrics just once….


Digital Transformation EXPO Manchester (DTX)

Digital Transformation EXPO Manchester (DTX) Manchester, UK May 17-18, 2023 Digital Transformation EXPO Manchester (DTX) is the North’s biggest enterprise…


Australia and state govts agree on digital ID, credential sharing deal

Ministers from Australia’s federal government have agreed to a deal with their state and territory counterparts to include digital credentials…


Australia’s digital identity providers could help improve cybersecurity

Australian businesses must now submit cyber security risk reports to government agencies once a year to increase cybersecurity following recent…


Indian officials use facial recognition to identify thousands of fraudulent SIM cards

Almost 500,000 irregularly-registered SIM cards have been blocked in the Mewat region of India’s Haryana state since January 2022, many…

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