Users are still clinging to hopes for the best without preparing for the worst, even with two-factor authentication and identity management advancements.
John Fontana's blog traverses the evolving digital identity landscape and its intersection with the cloud, compliance, audit, privacy, mobile computing, API integration and security.
John Fontana is a journalist focusing on authentication, identity, privacy and security issues. Currently, he is the Identity Evangelist for strong authentication vendor Yubico, where he also blogs about industry issues and standards work, including the FIDO Alliance.
I changed jobs to get a front-row seat to see if end-users can lead a culture shift and bring on stronger, more secure authentication
Proposal focuses on balancing national security and end-user privacy.
Only 9 percent say they have a handle on the issue, according to SANS Institute survey.
Authentication tools are emerging to minimize hack exposure, but can they kill end-user apathy?
What could it eventually mean to pass time with the social networking site?
Password hashes, email address stolen from third-party forum site less than week after DDoS attack
Is the new Touch ID edition going back to its roots and prepping for a much bigger authentication goal beyond Apple's walled garden?
Password breaches torture end-users more so than the hacked company, merchant or service.
Digital wallet app pulled from Apple, Amazon and Google stores