What is FIDO?

FIDO is the World’s Largest Ecosystem for Standards-Based,
Interoperable Authentication

 

BETTER SECURITY FOR ONLINE SERVICES

REDUCED COST FOR THE ENTERPRISE

SIMPLER AND SAFER FOR CONSUMERS

Deploy Your Online Authentication Using Open and Scalable Standards

The specifications and certifications from the FIDO Alliance enable an interoperable ecosystem of hardware-, mobile- and
biometrics-based authenticators that can be used with many apps and websites. This ecosystem enables enterprises and service providers to
deploy strong authentication solutions that reduce reliance on passwords and protect against phishing, man-in-the-middle and
replay attacks using stolen passwords.

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Reduces reliance on complex passwords
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Single gesture to log on
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Works with same devices people use every day
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Use the same authentication with different services
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Fast and convenient
  • Based on public key cryptography
  • Keys stay on device
  • No server-side shared secrets to steal
  • Protects against phishing, man-in-the-middle and replay attacks

STRONGER SECURITY

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  • Biometrics, if used, never leave device
  • No link-ability between services or accounts
  • No 3rd party in the protocol

Building a Modern Authentication Ecosystem

FIDO applications enabled on top 5 global
manufacturer’s handsets

300+

FIDO CERTIFIED
SOLUTIONS

1.5

AVAILABLE TO
BILLION
PEOPLE

Adopting Organizations Include

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