Authentication

The Password is Dead?


The password is dead, or at least that was what Bill Gates proclaimed in 2004. Since then, the password has been declared defunct many times by industry leaders and pundits. Death knells for the much maligned, but much used passwords have now reached a frantic level. Despite the strident proclamations of the demise of...

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Digital Transformation with Business-First, Multi-factor Authentication


There’s a digital revolution in the workplace as enterprises leverage mobile devices, cloud apps, IoT and other emerging technologies to achieve gains in efficiency, productivity and competitive advantage. But with the opportunities of digital transformation...

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Final Preparations for GDPR’s May Deadline


On May 25, 2018, a wave of widely publicized and long-awaited set of European Union rules — the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) — go in to effect. This sweeping set of regulations give EU citizens more control over their data, enforce privacy and...

Biometric Identity

5 Ways to Reduce Employee Theft


You would think that an economy approaching full employment would be enjoying lower levels of employee theft. Think again. The data says just the opposite. Way back in 1999, an anonymous survey conducted by a forensic accounting and investigation firm...

Biometric Identity

BIPA – The Road Forward


There have been approximately 50 class action lawsuits filed in the last year seeking redress for alleged violations of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA), one of several state laws regulating the commercial use of biometric data. It will...

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What Data Protection Officers Need to Know for GDPR


Data Protection Officers (DPOs) are required to oversee an IT security strategy compliant with a myriad of GDPR requirements across the EU. If you’re reading this, you may be a newly appointed DPO, or responsible for naming one. DPO’s are required in public...