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W3C Hits Milestone with Web Authentication specification

Written by Andrew Shikiar on .

Brett McDowell, Executive Director, FIDO Alliance  The FIDO Alliance congratulates our members and partners in the W3C Web Authentication Working Group for today's much anticipated announcement that Web Authentication (WebAuthn) has reached the Candidate Recommendation (CR) milestone, meaning...

Amazon Joins FIDO Alliance Board of Directors

Written by Andrew Shikiar on .

Brett McDowell, Executive Director, FIDO Alliance FIDO Alliance, the world’s largest ecosystem for standards-based, interoperable authentication, today announced that Amazon has joined its board of directors. As more consumers shop online and through internet-connected devices, security...

Introducing FIDO U2F v1.2: Changes Overview

Written by Megan Shamas on .

Yuriy Ackermann, Sr. Certification Engineer, FIDO Alliance The FIDO Alliance is  pleased to announce the release of the FIDO U2F version 1.2 specification. This update has been published as a “Proposed Standard” and comes after several months of work by FIDO members. The changes...