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Join Our Tyfone Partner Spotlight Webinar – Feb 2 @ 11:30 ET

Looking to better protect your banking platform and customers against phishing attacks and fraudulent account takeovers? Join Chief Product Officer Jeremiah Mason at the Tyfone Partner Spotlight Webinar to learn how authID’s Verified can seamlessly secure the identity journey for your banking consumers.   Ty

Four Security Themes to Keep in Mind this Cybersecurity Awareness Month

By Tom Thimot, CEO and Director, authID. While enterprises should be focused on cybersecurity year-round, October is Cybersecurity Awareness month and a good opportunity for organizations to assess their practices and take stock of security trends. Here are four cybersecurity themes that have emerged this year that sho

Executive Spotlight: Annie Pham, authID Chief Financial Officer

Senior finance leader Annie Pham recently joined authID as Chief Financial Officer. She brings more than 20 years of financial expertise to our team, including experience in a key finance leadership role at a Fortune 500 company and across the technology industry, where she scaled teams and built the infrastructure to

Company News

Introducing Verified 2.11.0 – Enabling Dynamic Enrollment for Customers

Recognizing that a portion of our customers’ users may not be willing to or may not be able to utilize our Verified Selfie™ functionality, authID recently released a new enhancement to our biometric authentication solution, Verified – “Dynamic Enrollment.” What is Dynamic Enrollment? This essential capability

Ethical Biometrics High Road Should Be Easy, Yet Many Identity Service Providers Struggle

By Tripp Smith, President & CTO, authID Artificial intelligence and biometric authentication (Biometric AI) when combined create a powerful tool for establishing and protecting identity, and biometric data, analyzed and processed using AI, holds great promise for creating a more secure digital ecosystem. In contras

American Cybersecurity

Facial Biometrics: Protecting America’s Infrastructure from Cyberattack

By Tom Thimot, CEO, authID Between economic sanctions imposed on Russia and White House demands on the private sector to harden cyber defenses, the American cybersecurity ecosystem has reached a boiling point. Following a 2021 executive order to improve national security, the White House Office of Management and Budget

Cloud-Biometric Authentication Fortifies FIDO’s Multi-Device Credentials

By Jeremiah Mason, SVP, Product, authID.ai On May 5, World Password Day, the FIDO Alliance and three tech giants – Microsoft, Apple and Google – announced plans to expand their support for a common passwordless sign-in standard created by the FIDO Alliance and the World Wide Web Consortium. FIDO is the acronym for

We Are Digital Identity – Why Identity Management Day Matters to All of Us

– Tom Thimot, CEO authID Over the past two years, businesses of all sizes across many industries have experienced the demand for rapid digital transformation. At the same time, our collective increased reliance on digital networks created an open season for cybercriminal opportunists to breach corporate accounts

Data Breaches Strike Through Third-Party Compromise (passwords are to blame, again)

-Brittney Liburd, Senior Manager, Product Marketing In our May 30, 2021 blog, Why Organizations Need to Eliminate Passwords – Once and For All, we talked about how passwords have become a gateway to security risks. A few successful cyber breaches stand out on this front. In early 2020, hackers infiltrated the file s

Company News

authID CEO Tom Thimot Discusses The Company’s Close of its $22.5 Million Financing Round

authID.ai (Nasdaq:AUID) CEO Tom Thimot talks to Proactive Investors about the Company’s recent closing of a $22.5 million financing round. The round was completed with the participation of new investors, as well as existing investors who increased their interest, including Jamie Dinan of York Capital, Stephen Gar

authID CEO outlines findings in 2021 Fintech Security Report, company’s plans for 2022

The State of Cybersecurity in FinTech and authID’s 2022 Plan Cybercrime is evolving, and so are identity verification and authentication requirements.   The introduction of FinTech and the amalgamation of digital technologies with financial processes have made logins and transactions more convenient. But the eff