Blog Tags: FIDO Alliance

New password alternatives and credential technologies announced at White House summit

Last week, Microsoft announced that it will ship a password replacement solution in Windows 10, and plans to support FIDO authentication. Microsoft discussed its plans at the White House Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection summit at Stanford University, where Microsoft and other FIDO Alliance members emphasized the importance of a ubiquitous ecosystem with industry standards. 

However, Microsoft has been discussi...



Posted by Andrew Humber, Senior Director Marketing Communications

As more and more companies enter the “voice ID” space, from simple word spotting or speech recognition technology to the complexities of true voice biometrics or speaker recognition, much confusion has arisen with the former claiming to deliver what the latter does; in fact, they are quite different. How can a relying party, device manufacturer, online service provider, or mobile network operator understand the difference?

 

Separate and Not Equal

One incumbent technology, in existence for decades, is speech recognition. Many speech recognition companies are attempting to compete directly with voice biometrics providers despit...



Posted by Mike Goldgof, VP Marketing, AGNITIO