Authentication Technology

PixelPin is Changing the Way We Log in Forever

Passwords are really difficult to remember. What if you could just log in with your favourite picture instead? Selected as one of ‘London’s hottest fintech companies’ by the Mayor of London’s promotional agency London and Partners, UK-based tech start-up PixelPin, is going to change the way we log in forever. Read more »

Mitek Acquires ICAR, Strengthing Its Position As A Global Leader In Digital Identity Verification

Mitek (NASDAQ: MITK,, a global leader in mobile capture and digital identity verification software solutions, today announced that it has acquired ICAR, a leading provider of consumer identity verification solutions in Spain and Latin America, for an aggregate purchase price of up to €12.75 million (~US$15.0 million) paid in a combination of cash and shares of Mitek common stock. Read more »

Juvo Partners With Tune Talk To Drive Financial Inclusion In Malaysia

Juvo,  the pioneer in mobile Identity Scoring, today announced its partnership with Tune Talk, the fastest growing Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) in Malaysia. The deployment, Juvo’s first in Malaysia, will drive financial inclusion across a population that has rapidly adopted smartphones in a highly saturated market.  Read more »

CA Technologies signs the Italian Interior Ministry

CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA) announced that the Italian Ministry of the Interior has chosen CA identity and access management solutions, CA Application Performance Management (CA APM) and CA API Management to manage performance and security for the collection and publishing of electoral data.  Read more »

Aeriandi expands secure voice services to offer NICE Nexidia Analytics

Aeriandi, a leading provider of secure voice services and NICE, a global leader in cloud and on-premises enterprise software solutions, including advanced customer analytics, have announced a strategic partnership.  Under the terms of the partnership, Aeriandi’s customers will have access to an easy to implement speech analytics solution that can analyse both real-time and archived calls. Read more »

Authlogics New Suite Provides Three Authentication Technologies and Factors in one License

Authlogics today announced the release of Authlogics Authentication Server 3.0, the company’s flagship Multi Factor Authentication (MFA) solution. The comprehensive authentication suite comprises three authentication technologies and factors, password replacement and self-management, multiple agents for 3rd party integrations, Two-Way ID telephone authentication and AuthentiDoc® document encryption - all included in one license with no hidden... more Read more »

Zelle P2P Payment Network Selects Payfone for Mobile Authentification

Payfone, a leader in mobile identity authentication for digital channels, today signed an agreement with Early Warning Services to provide mobile authentication technologies for Zelle.  Payfone risk assessment solutions will help streamline consumer enrollment and transaction authentication processes, enabling more consumers to take advantage of the speed and simplicity of person-to-person (P2P) payments. Read more »

Signicat Introduces MobileID Authentication

Signicat, the first and largest identity assurance provider in the world, has launched MobileID, its mobile authentication product.  In addition to offering financial service providers speedy onboarding and identity assurance using a number of digital identity schemes, Signicat now also offers Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) using the end-user’s smart device. Read more »

Rabobank and Signicat launch DISP in the Netherlands

Rabobank and Signicat are entering the Dutch identity market together by providing digital services to businesses, supporting them in servicing their clients. This joint Digital Identity Service Provider (DISP) offers a range of online login, identity, signature and archiving solutions under the banner of Rabo eBusiness. It provides optimal convenience for a range of businesses, including insurance, energy and leasing companies as well as other... more Read more »

Daon Partners with Experian to Establish Trust Online by Integrating IdentityX with the CrossCore Fraud and Identity Platform

Daon, a global leader in biometric authentication technology, announced today that it is partnering with Experian, the world’s leading global information services company, to offer its IdentityX®authentication platform with CrossCore™, the company’s fraud and identity platform. IdentityX will be used to combat fraud and help protect consumers with less friction. Read more »

IBM Mobile First & SecuredTouch Offer Integrated Solution for Frictionless Authentication

 SecuredTouch behavioral biometric technology is now a primary authentication option in IBM’s MobileFirst Foundation.  Read more »

Mastercard Reveals Next Generation Biometric Card

Mastercard today unveiled the next generation biometric card, combining chip technology with fingerprints to conveniently and safely verify the cardholder’s identity for in-store purchases. South Africa is the first market to test the evolved technology, with two separate trials recently concluded with Pick n Pay, a leading supermarket retailer, and Absa Bank, a subsidiary of Barclays Africa. Read more »

MYPINPAD Asia Collaborates with Mswipe to Bring Next Generation POS Devices to India

Today MYPINPAD Asia, an enabler of secure multi-factor authentication for touchscreen devices such as smartphones and tablets, has announced a new partnership with Mswipe, India’s largest independent mobile POS merchant acquirer & network. Read more »

Brits Vote: Biometrics Is More Preferable to Passwords

Research from Equifax, the consumer and business insights expert, shows that 56% of people online would prefer to use a biometric security method over traditional options like passwords to log into their financial accounts online. The online survey, conducted by YouGov, found that a third (33%) of people would prefer to use fingerprint recognition as a security method to access their accounts. A further 13% would like to use iris scanners, 7%... more Read more »

Thomson Reuters introduced Multi-factor Authentication App

Thomson Reuters has released Thomson Reuters Authenticator, a multi-factor authentication app (Apple and Android compatible). It provides user verification using two forms of identity at a minimum, ensuring firms and their clients better protection against cyber threats.  Read more »


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