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12/6/2019
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Mega Breaches Are Forcing Us to a Passwordless World. Are We Finally Ready?

Passwordless authentication advocates see 2020 as a potential turning point year for the technology. But can the industry get off the dime?
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12/6/2019 | 1:48:41 PM
Passwordless Login
FIDO is great, but more options are better!

Steve Gibson's (software) implementation of secure, quick, reliable login at grc dot com is THE answer for passwordless login IMHO and is currently being vetted by Google engineers last I heard (and other entities) for its security implementation, ease of use, and robust feature set. Check it out here:

https://www.grc.com/sqrl/sqrl.htm

 
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LAURA TICH: We have that imbalance, where the big organizations are more protected, where the smaller ones -- which are the most common businesses in the region -- they are least protected... Sometimes they do get the tools, they do get the funding to buy some critical tools, but there's a lack of skills to handle or people who understand how to work those tools. So there are a lot of factors that contribute to our growth -- or lack thereof -- in the cybersecurity industry.

 

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