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FIDO Authentication in India

Written by Andrew Shikiar on .

By Andrew Shikiar, Senior Director of Marketing, FIDO Alliance Last month FIDO held our first events in India – half-day seminars in Mumbai and Bangalore.  It was an eye opening experience in many ways, and it’s clear that the desire for simpler, stronger authentication spans borders and...

Case Study Series: Korea’s Shinhan Bank Deploys FIDO

Written by Mark Singley on .

In this blog series, the FIDO Alliance talks to organizations that have deployed FIDO strong authentication. In this edition, we spoke with Hyoung Woo Kim who represents the 'Sunny Bank Business’ department at Shinhan Bank in Korea, which is now offering FIDO-based fingerprint authentication...

FIDO TechNotes: Channel Binding and FIDO

Written by admin on .

By Dirk Balfanz, Google In the summer of 2011, users in Iran were subject to a man-in-the-middle attack: Someone had stolen TLS certificates from the Dutch Certification Authority DigiNotar, and was using them to impersonate Google and many other destinations on the Internet in Iran. In addition...

How FIDO Can Help The US Government Go Mobile

Written by Andrew Shikiar on .

By Brett McDowell, executive director of the FIDO Alliance, with Paul Grassi, senior standards and technology advisor, NIST The proliferation of mobile devices leaves U.S. government agencies with a tough balancing act between security, usability and effectively performing their missions. How...

Healthcare Technology Innovator Aetna Joins FIDO Board

Written by Jeremy Stanek on .

We are pleased to announce that Aetna has been appointed to our Board of Directors! With its long-standing leadership in healthcare innovation and commitment to keeping consumer data safe, Aetna is an ideal fit as the first healthcare service provider to join the Alliance’s strategy-setting body....