Convenience and Security: The Case Against Biometric Tokens
To improve security and convenience, couple the ubiquity of smartphones with biometric technology.
February 12, 2014
The series of corporate security breaches that fill consumers with worry highlights the pressing need for more effective, secure identity authentication technologies. One technology stepping up to meet this need is biometrics, the identification of unique human traits (e.g. eyes, fingerprints), to protect both consumers and corporations. Biometric technology is one of the most sought-after means of data and identity protection – and rightly so. However, many corporations are looking toward biometric tokens to solve the problem, when in reality the answer lies somewhere else. Read full story on Wall Street & Technology
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