February 19, 2015

MICROSOFT’S PUSH TOWARD BIOMETRICS SECURITY

Microsoft has been building better alternatives to passwords into its forthcoming version of Windows, including support for two-factor authentication and biometrics. Now the company is joining forces with the Fast IDentity Online (FIDO) Alliance industry group to spread those technologies to other designs, according to SlashGear.

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