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Most and Zelazny discuss biometric onboarding’s wild ride at EIC 2021

Enterprises can be excused if they have trouble seeing the benefit of many biometric technologies on the market today, or differentiating between them, a pair of biometrics experts told an audience at the European Identity and Cloud Conference 2021 ( EIC 2021 ). Anonybit CEO Frances Zelazny and Acuity Market Intelligence  Principle Analyst and Chief Strategist Maxine Most spoke about how biometric data privacy can be better protected and the state of the biometrics market, respectively, as part of Wednesday’s privacy and security track at the KuppingerCole event. The...

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How not to trust, the end of passwords and controlled illumination: biometrics at the EIC

The inadequacies of multi-factor authentication as people around the world mix home and office work, how to make zero trust achievable and the vulnerabilities of liveness detection with facial recognition were among the biometric and digital security topics discussed by speakers today at the European Identity and Cloud Conference 2021  being held this week in Munich.The conference, brought by information security analysts KuppingerCole, spans blockchain best practice, digital transformation and artificial intelligence and machine learning in security. Biometric Update is bringing...

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Make businesses performing KYC into digital identity providers, GAIN white paper proposes

The Global Assured Identity Network (GAIN) released its proposal for businesses performing know your customer checks to act as digital identity providers in a user-centric system to deliver “high-trust identity assurance” to the other businesses and entities they engage with online, in a keynote presentation at KuppingerCole’s European Identity and Cloud Conference 2021 (EIC 2021).GAIN is backed by dozens of banks, and could not only help them as relaying parties, but is also proposing a system under which any banks could act as an “identity information...

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API-Management und -Sicherheit wachsen zusammen

Während die API-Nutzung steigt, nehmen auch die Sicherheits- und Compliance-Risiken für die Schnittstellen zu. Angesichts dieser Entwicklung wachsen auch die Marktsegmente API-Management und -Sicherheit weiter zusammen, berichtet das IT-Analystenhaus KuppingerCole. API -Management wird von einigen IT-Anbietern nicht mehr als eigenständiger Markt betrachtet, berichtet Alexei Balaganski. Er ist Autor des aktuellen „ Leadership Compass API Management and Security “ von der KuppingerCole Analysts AG. Management- und Security-Funktionen werden demnach vermehrt aus...

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Informatica bids to become Switzerland of data with SaaSy governance and catalogue tool

Informatica has launched a SaaS product that aims to manage data governance and catalogues in a single system.While cloud platform and data lake vendors are encouraging organisations to use their tools to list and find data sources, as well as understand data provenance and quality, the 28-year-old data integration outfit argues users need a neutral provider to oversee these tasks.To this end, Informatica is releasing its Cloud Data Governance and Catalog, which it claims is an enterprise-scale, seamless data governance and catalog as-a-service, a component of its Intelligent Data...

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Digitalisierung braucht mehr Risiko­bewusstsein

Mehr Homeoffice, mehr Videomeetings, Trends die sich auch im Jahr 2021 weiterschreiben werden und die den Cyberkriminellen nicht verborgen bleiben. Um diese neue Art zu arbeiten sicher und zukunftsfähig zu gestalten, müssen Anwender und Unternehmen im Jahr 2021 Cybersicherheit zu einem wesentlichen Investitionskriterium machen. Der Wunsch, die Zukunft zu kennen, ist beinahe so alt wie die Menschheit selbst. Und auch wenn das Lesen von Eingeweiden toter Opfertiere oder, wie heute wohl eher gebräuchlich, von Kaffeesatz, kaum mehr als spiritistischer Humbug ist, gibt es auch...

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