January 7, 2022

The Register: Salesforce mandates MFA by default

This is the good news about today’s MFA environment – there is no shortage of options to choose from. For most organisations, this will mean using the smartphone as the core authenticator, either running an app or using some form of biometrics or FIDO2 WebAuthn. For privileged users, this might be backed up with the gold standard of a FIDO U2F hardware token.

MORE FIDO in the News


The Wall Street Journal: Apple Wants to End Passwords for Everything. Here’s How It Would Work

Passwords have been the longtime standard for securing online accounts,...

June 24, 2022

S&P Global: Big Tech pushes forward with password-less authentication 

A tech industry coalition including Apple Inc., Alphabet Inc. and...


CNET: Learn About Passkeys, the No-Password Login Tech Coming to iOS 16 and Android

Apple recently showed off a new replacement for passwords coming...


Geeky.news: Passwordless authentication: soon to be a reality?

A future without a password is slowly taking shape. This...

June 17, 2022
Download Authn Specs
Sign up for updates!Get news from FIDO Alliance in your inbox.

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive communications from: FIDO Alliance, 3855 SW 153rd Drive, Beaverton, OR 97003, US, http://www.fidoalliance.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the unsubscribe link found at the bottom of every email.