The Economics of FIDO

Ever heard of a PICNIC situation? It stands for Problem In Chair Not In Computer, and unfortunately even in 2021, this type of problem is still the largest gateway for hackers to exploit computer syst...
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Cloudy, with a Chance of Breaches

In an extremely short amount of time, the average person’s familiarity with and usage of the cloud has skyrocketed—both intentionally, and behind the scenes; you can even sip on a cup of coffee made v...
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With Great Data Comes Great Responsibility

Corporations that store consumer data are implicitly given trust by consumers. This is a trust they must maintain or risk losing business accordingly. Proactive—not reactive—measures are the hallmarks...
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The Case for FIDO2: The Most Secure Option on the Market

FIDO2 is the single most impressive piece of technology that can have an impact on human behavior and cybersecurity. Let’s get that out of the way. It’s a bold statement, but we’re going to tell you w...
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Mitigating Data Breaches with ALESA

Question: Aside from eliminating sensitive data from your business process, what are two things you can do to eliminate much of the risk of a data breach? Answer: Application-Level Encryption and Stro...
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Protecting COVID-19 Medical Data Using FIDO

In the world of cyber espionage, the law of supply and demand reigns supreme—so it shouldn't be a surprise that in our pandemic-stricken present, there's no hotter commodity on the current black marke...
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Voice of the Future

HELLO, COMPUTER? The landscape around payments processing is a convoluted, pockmarked patchwork with hazy bogs of uncertainty parked right beside towering bastions of safety and confidence. Increasing...
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Twitter Hack in Bitcoin Scam Reveals Fundamental Security Flaw

Back in July 2006 when Twitter, then known as Twtrr, was unleashed onto the unsuspecting public, the world was a simpler and gentler place. President Bush rolled out an anticipatory in case Flu Pandem...
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The Wake-Up Call for Stronger Authentication: California’s IoT Bill SB-327

Along with the California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA), the cybersecurity law CA SB-327 known as the “IoT bill” went into effect January 1, 2020, with enforcement beginning July 1, 2020. While the C...
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FIDO 201: Moving beyond PKI and PIV Card Authentication with PKI2FIDO

If you're new to the world of the FIDO Alliance, we recommend reading our FIDO 101 article, and our in-depth guide to FIDO Protocols.
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