U.S consumers who have experience using biometrics to log into their accounts would like to expand the use of biometric authentication technology into the workplace, according to 70 percent of respondents to a survey conducted by Veridium.
For decades now, consumer technologies have led to the “consumerization” of everything in the enterprise space, most notably in bring your own devices (BYOD) programs. Consumer preferences are again poised to drive enterprise adoption rates, but this time in security technologies.
Many consumers have been using some form of biometrics on their smartphones in their personal lives for several years. Now a new survey indicates that 70% of them want to use biometrics at work, too. “What’s clear is that passwords have not evolved,” says James Stickland, CEO of Veridium. “
Technology has revolutionized the way we keep our data secure. Gone are cumbersome passwords, replaced by biometrics, the type of technology that uses the contours of your face, the lines in your fingerprint, or the shape of your eye to create an identity. Biometrics offers great promise in…
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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…