Strong Authentification

  •  TYPE: Track    START DATE: Friday, September 27, 2019     START TIME: 10:30    LOCATION:  Emerald 2
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Continuing Professional Education Credits:

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After attending this track you will be able to:

  • Name standards for Strong Customer Authentication and Identity
  • Explain why passwords aren't being used for what they're good for, and why this needs to change
  • Describe password rules as seen today make for bad passwords, and we can do better
  • Explain why People will find ways around your arcane policies
  • Name auuthentication attack methods in consumer web
  • Describe new industry standards for securing authentication
  • Understand multi-step, multi-factor and different authentication factor types

You can get 2 CPEs for this track.


An Overview of Biometric Authentication

Date: Friday, September 27, 2019 Time: 10:30-11:30

An Overview of Biometric Authentication
John Tolbert, KuppingerCole

Panel: The Future of Biometrics in Identity
Allan Foster, Chief Evangelist • Justin Richer, Bespoke Engineering, LLC • James Tuffery, Ipsidy, Inc.

Discussion around UX and biometric authentication and why biometrics are gaining so much traction in the authentication space. Discussing the balancing act between Security and Convenience and how this affects UX.  Biometrics delivering the same UX no matter the use case - (Account login, transferring funds, verifying a client, entering a building).  Consumers more than ever need the ability to control their data - who stores what and where/how their data can be used...

The Password Mess: Your Security Policies Are Destroying Your Users

Date: Friday, September 27, 2019 Time: 11:30-12:30

The Password Mess: Your Security Policies Are Destroying Your Users
Justin Richer, Bespoke Engineering, LLC

We've all seen the requirements. Your password must contain upper and lower case, be between 6 and 23 characters long, and must contain at least one Beatle. And you need to pick a new one on a regular schedule, even if you don't use the site that often. Everybody hates it, and it turns out that these rules do not make it harder for attackers.  How did we get into this mess? We'll take a look at the history of passwords, the attacks we thought we were protecting against, the...

Panel: Balancing Authentication Security with User Adoption
Dirk Wahlefeld, CYFIRMA • Michael Greene, Enzoic (Formerly PasswordPing) • Dave McGibbon, Passbase

Seattle, USA


Consumer Identity World USA 2019

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  • Sep 25 - 27, 2019 Seattle, USA