Lessons for Businesses from the Security Vulnerabilities of Yahoo

Biometric Single Sign-On

At the beginning of August 2016, Yahoo has confirmed that a data breach from 2014 hit 500 million users, allowing hackers access to sensitive information, including poorly encrypted passwords. The account information may have included names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, and, in some cases, encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers. The…

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Biometric single sign-on – A secret weapon to protect your data

Online Security Technology

Single sign-on (SSO) is a session/user authentication process that allows a user to enter one name and password in order to access multiple applications. The process verifies the user for all the applications that they have been given rights to. Biometrics is unique traits or behavioral characteristics that can be captured and used for individual…

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