Two Factor and Multifactor Authentication Strategies
- May 05, 2017
News roundup: Attackers exploit SS7 vulnerability and drain bank accounts. Plus, Trump signs government IT executive order, an Intel AMT flaw threatens millions and more.
- April 07, 2017
CA Strong Authentication brings inexpensive multi- and two-factor authentication to businesses looking to protect mobile applications and devices and to prevent identity theft.
- February 16, 2017
Yubico founder and CEO Stina Ehrensvard spoke with SearchSecurity at RSAC 2017 about FIDO authentication and how Google uses it to secure logins and cut costs.
- February 03, 2017
News roundup: Google updates G Suite with stronger authentication. Plus, WordPress secretly patches vulnerabilities, malware is likely to infect entire OSes, and more.
- January 17, 2017
Researchers saw a Gmail phishing campaign in the wild using clever tricks to access accounts including a difficult 2FA bypass only possible in real time.
- September 29, 2016
Citing a long list of transgressions, Mozilla prepares to sanction Chinese certificate authority WoSign by removing it from its list of trusted certificate issuers.
- July 26, 2016
America's National Institute for Standards and Technology is advising the deprecation of using SMS-based two-factor authentication in order to improve security.
- May 26, 2016
Microsoft speeds deprecation of SHA-1, Google dropping support for RC4, SSLv3, as web software publishers approach end of life for obsolete cryptographic algorithms and protocols.
- December 23, 2015
Increasing desire to be rid of SHA-1-signed certificates causes Google to join Microsoft, Mozilla in a likely acceleration of Chrome SHA-1 deprecation by six months.
- August 14, 2015
Dropbox announced it is strengthening login options with support for universal 2nd factor (U2F) security keys with the aim of making two-step verification faster and easier.
- August 04, 2015
Identity and access management deployments are notoriously complex. And things are getting worse as legacy technology meets next-generation applications. As the traditional network perimeter continues to disappear, robust IAM becomes more important ...
- July 27, 2015
A glaring error in the Steam password recovery system allowed hackers to take over accounts for Valve's popular gaming platform.
- June 11, 2015
Agencies from U.S. and U.K. governments now support the FIDO Alliance and its open standards for passwordless authentication.
- June 05, 2015
News roundup: New settings and options to boost user privacy and security are emerging on major websites, but is it enough?
- April 24, 2015
The U.S. government wants to solve the weaknesses in online ID proofing systems, but it needs the help of enterprise and security professionals in order to overcome privacy concerns and other issues.