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What the Government Shutdown Teaches Us about Cybersecurity

As lawmakers face a Friday deadline to prevent the federal government from closing a second time, we examine the cost to the digital domain, both public and private. The shutdown of the US government last month had a significant impact on the security of hundreds of government-run websites.
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Veridium recognized for its biometric authentication platform in multiple Gartner reports

Veridium was recognized in 9 Gartner reports in 2018, including references as a vendor for biometric authentication within 7 of the analyst firm’s Hype Cycle Reports. Biometrics can better protect users’ data and can avoid exposing personal information.
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Biometric Opens Doors: Salon Q&A With Veridium CEO James Stickland

James Stickland is CEO of Veridium, a company focused on an authentication platform that uses biometrics. He speaks with Global Finance about fintech, cybersecurity and the wisdom of border walls. What is the central challenge for multinationals, especially banks, when it comes to cybersecurity?
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5 ways the government shutdown is impacting U.S. cybersecurity

Add cybersecurity to the already lengthy list of services and agencies impacted by the federal government shutdown. Many essential defense and law enforcement personnel have been required to work without pay, some agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security are working with limited staff.
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Where the Security Industry will Consolidate, and Biometric Usability will be King

As the new year approaches, the executives of Veridium, a company that is helping to secure enterprises with password-free, multi-factor biometric authentication, take a deeper dive into the industry trends we're set to see in 2019. The world has become increasingly digital...
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The top 10 mobile banking trends for 2019

Mobile banking is exploding with new ideas from voice-first development, to putting humans back into the digital experience; to artificial intelligence and advanced biometrics. There’s even a growing trend for ATM withdrawals without your chip card—which would’ve sounded like a magician’s card trick just a generation ago.
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Veridium Develops World-Class Biometric Federated Authenticator for WSO2 Identity Server

Knowing WSO2 Identity Server accommodated biometric configurations including primary authentication, 2FA, MFA or escalated transactions, Veridium approached WSO2 to see how its Identity Server enhanced Veridium’s offerings.
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Yet Another Bypass: Is 2FA Broken? Authentication Experts Weigh In

A penetration testing tool published by Polish security researcher Piotr Duszyński can bypass login protections for accounts protected by two-factor authentication (2FA). In his write-up on the tool, (which is dubbed Modlishka, meaning “mantis” in English), he asked, “is 2FA broken?” It’s a question that’s worth exploring...
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How The Travel Industry Is Driving Biometric Security Innovation

We just survived the most wonderful time of the year -- holiday travel season. In 2017, the U.S. Department of Transportation reported 72.3 million airline passengers in December alone. With a high volume of passengers, prices are higher and crowds are inevitable.
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