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Amazon Joins FIDO Alliance Board of Directors

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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...

FIDO Alliance Announces New Authentication Specification Effort with EMVCo to Bring Added Security and Convenience to Mobile Payments

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The new effort builds on FIDO’s existing partnership with W3C to provide a standard way for mobile wallet providers and payment application developers to support on-device cardholder verification (CDCVM) with biometrics or other authenticators. MONEY20/20, LAS VEGAS, October 24, 2016 – FIDO...