Second Factor

User authentication is in a period of transition and that has necessitated second factor security. One thing almost everyone seems to agree on is that passwords have become a security liability, and though many major organizations and companies like Microsoft and Apple have placed their chips on biometrics, others have taken the two-factor route. Second Factor

Two-factor authentication doesn’t do away with the password, it bolsters it. A two step login usually requires a password and a device factor, but it can also take the form of QR codes, location factors and one time password tokens. A security paradigm supported by the FIDO Alliance’s U2F specifications,  two-factor authentication is readily available for use across a wide range of applications.

 


Read on to meet the leading providers of Second Factor solutions.

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Iris ID Systems Inc., formerly a division of LG Electronics USA known as LG IRIS, has been active in iris recognition research, development and production since 1997. Today U.S.-based Iris ID Systems is a global player in the iris recognition business. IrisAccess™ is the world’s leading deployed iris recognition platform, used in thousands of locations authenticating the identities of millions of people. More people look to IrisAccess for iris-based authentication than to all other iris recognition products combined. To find out more, visit www.irisid.com or www.lgiris.com


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ImageWare Systems is a leading provider of identity-based, credential management solutions driven by biometrics. We deliver multi-Modal biometric user authentication on premises and in the cloud. Our patented agnostic plug-n-play technology promotes interactive communication and Out-Of-Band authentication on mobile platforms and brings security to an all new level.


Iris ID Systems Inc., formerly a division of LG Electronics USA known as LG IRIS, has been active in iris recognition research, development and production since 1997. Today U.S.-based Iris ID Systems is a global player in the iris recognition business. IrisAccess™ is the world’s leading deployed iris recognition platform, used in thousands of locations authenticating the identities of millions of people. More people look to IrisAccess for iris-based authentication than to all other iris recognition products combined. To find out more, visit www.irisid.com or www.lgiris.com


Read on to meet the leading providers of Second Factor solutions.

Other Vendors

  • Raonsecure
  • BioStore Limited
  • BioID Technologies Limited
  • CardLogix Corporation
  • CPqD
  • Safelayer
  • RAVIRAJ Technologies
  • Argus Global
  • ARH Inc.
  • Biometric Signature ID
  • ImageWare System Inc.
  • Innovatrics