At the heart of the mobile revolution is, of course, the mobile device. Smartphones are an integral part of the way we interact with the online world, be it for business, finance or personal account use. As users continue to choose their mobile handset over their desktop and notebook computers, keyboard-based methods of authentication need to be replaced with more mobile-friendly security. As it so happens, biometrics offer a more convenient and secure way to verify your online identity—perfect for the smartphone.
Over the past year, thanks to the rise of mobile wallets, the increase in high profile security breaches, and innovations in biometric tech, the smartphone has become an incredibly versatile vector of mobile identity.
Read on to meet the leading providers of Smartphones solutions.
HID Global is the trusted source for the creation, management, and use of secure identities, such as those used for highly secure government and citizen mobile IDs. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global employs over 2,700 employees worldwide and is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit https://www.hidglobal.com .
FaceTec has developed ZoOm®, a Universal Biometric Selfie Login SDK for Android/iOS smartphones, a 100% software solution that can be easily added to any app. ZoOm meets the convenience needs of end users, and the banking-level security demands of app publishers with TrueLiveness™ detection and FIDO certification. For more information visit www.ZoOmLogin.com.
BioCatch is a cybersecurity company that delivers behavioral biometrics, analyzing human-device interactions to protect users and data. Banks and other enterprises use BioCatch to reduce online fraud and protect against a variety of cyber threats, without compromising the user experience.
Precise Biometrics is a market leading supplier of solutions for convenient and secure authentication of people’s identity. We develop and sell fingerprint software and mobile smart card readers that provide the market’s best user experience and security. Our solutions are used hundreds of millions of times every day by people all over the world.