StrongKey Responds to Federal Reserve's Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) Publication

In early 2022 the U.S. Federal Reserve ("Fed") published a paper entitled Money and Payments: The U.S. Dollar in the Age of Digital Transformation. This paper summarized  payment systems within the U....
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FIDO 101: Understanding FIDO Strong Authentication and What It Can Do for You

If you'd like to dive deeper into the world of FIDO, we recommend reading our FIDO 201 article, our in-depth guide to FIDO Protocols, and our Evaluation of SCA Methods for PSD2. What Is FIDO? FIDO is ...
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Physical Security for PCI DSS

In cybersecurity we often focus on preventative measures inside the electronics and software we use. Of utmost importance are the procedures surrounding the physical infrastructure: initial deployment...
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An In-depth Guide to FIDO Protocols: U2F, UAF, and WebAuthn (FIDO2)

To learn more about the Alliance, read our FIDO 101 article. Read our FIDO 201 article to learn how FIDO2-based authentication can be deployed using StrongKey's PKI2FIDO web application, and move beyo...
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Chained to the Cloud: an IT Conundrum

Fun fact: There's a business that will accept Bitcoin (and other cryptocurrencies) to let you search supposedly “secure” files in AWS and Azure. AWS and Microsoft cloud contracts clearly explain that ...
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Conclusions for PSD2 SCA

This article is part 7 of 7 in the series: An Evaluation of Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) Methods for the Revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2).
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FIDO2 for PSD2 SCA

This article is part 6 of 7 in the series: An Evaluation of Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) Methods for the Revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2).
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Smartphone + Biometrics for PSD2 SCA

This article is part 5 of 7 in the series: An Evaluation of Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) Methods for the Revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2).
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How to Defeat Ransomware in 4 Easy Steps

With these 4 (somewhat) easy steps, even if your data is ransomed, recovery will become a matter of days rather than months, your recovery costs will drop drastically—and, bonus, customer opinion won'...
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Europay, MasterCard, and Visa (EMV) Readers for PSD2 SCA

This article is part 4 of 7 in the series: An Evaluation of Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) Methods for the Revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2).
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