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digital signature

An electronic signature based on cryptographic rules and parameters of originator authentication, which identify the signer and verify the integrity of the data pertaining to the signature.

digital signature

In an electronic health record, a unique, personalized alphanumeric code (or set of codes) that identifies one and only one user of the system.
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This has been an exciting year for the FIDO Alliance, as leading global companies in the online services ecosystem have stepped up their commitments to advancing strong authentication, said Brett McDowell, executive director of the FIDO Alliance.
The FIDO Alliance was formed to change the nature of authentication by developing specifications for an open, scalable, and interoperable set of mechanisms that replace passwords for securely authenticating users of online services.
Joining the FIDO Alliance marks another significant step in the development of our fingerprint reader solutions, said Hassane El-Khoury, Executive Vice President of the Programmable Solutions Division at Cypress.
VASCO is a global leader in providing authentication solutions to financial institutions and has been a sponsor member of the FIDO Alliance since June of 2014.
Ramesh Kesanupalli, Founder of Nok Nok Labs and FIDO Visionary said, "Providing support for biometric authentication is an important component of the mission of Nok Nok Labs and the FIDO Alliance -- and offers a superior approach to current weak authentication alternatives .
25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Nok Nok Labs, an innovator in modern authentication and a founding member of the FIDO Alliance, today announced that it has completed the second and final closing of $8M in its Series C Financing, raising a total of $16.
The FIDO Alliance specifications define an authentication method that is more secure and provides a better user experience than passwords alone, said Joerg Borchert, vice president of the chip card and security division at Infineon Technologies North America.
We recognize Sensory for building TrulySecure to be fully compliant with the FIDO Universal Authentication Framework specifications and are excited to add their innovative multimodal biometric authentication solution to the FIDO Alliance's prestigious roster of FIDO UAF Certified authenticators," said Brett McDowell, FIDO Alliance executive director.
The FIDO Alliance (Fast IDentity Online) has set itself the task of revolutionizing online authentication and establishing uniform global standards for it.
As a founding board member of the FIDO Alliance, Synaptics has helped to pave the way for adoption of password-free authentication through our strong portfolio of biometric solutions," said Ritu Favre, senior vice president and general manager, Biometric Products Division (BPD), Synaptics.
Nok Nok Labs, an innovator in modern authentication and a founding member of the FIDO Alliance, today announced the addition of Trusted User Interface (Trusted UI) capability to the FIDO-Ready NNLTM S3 Authentication Suite.