Fast Identity Online (FIDO) is another method for Passwordless Authentication. FIDO2 stands for the second version of the open standard. Here, the password is replaced by a hardware token. The authentication mechanisms of the FIDO standard are stored on this token.


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American Banker: Why banks should consider taking a page from Facebook on security keys

American Banker poses the question, “If Facebook brings physical security keys using FIDO authentication to…

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ComputerWeekly: Facebook ups security with FIDO two-factor authentication

ComputerWeekly reports that Facebook is upgrading the login security for its 1.79 billion users by…

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InfoWorld: Better authentication: Go get ’em, FIDO

In this feature on FIDO, InfoWorld shows how the FIDO Alliance is breaking the mold…

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