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THE DEFINITION OF INSANITY

http://secureidnews.com/news-item/financial-services-research-committee-makes-identity-a-priority/?tag=email This article should be interesting to you, if you have an interest in Biometrics and BIO-key.  Its great to help understand what needs to happen to reduce or even eliminate user authentication related crimes and waste.  It also helps to conceptualize how biometrics will be used in the commercial user-authentication marketplace, like in banking.   The article describes a research committee in the financial industry that hopes to develop platforms, systems and maybe standards to thwart data breaches and other …

76% of Breaches enabled by Weak Credentials according to Verizon

You’ll hear us repeat phrases like “Secure Credentialing” or “Privilege Entitlement and Access Control“.   That’s because it’s actually the correct way to think about things like Mobile Payments.  After all, what are “Mobile Payments”?  Aren’t they your ability to pay, crammed into your phone?  What are we cramming into that phone?  A credit card or debit card?  What’s that?  A credit card is nothing but a piece of plastic, with a number written on it, that represents your PRIVILEGE …