Smart, Secure And Seamless Authentication: Why We’ll Never Have To Enter A Password Again
Since the early days of computing, passwords have long been used as a method of identity authentication. However, there is one fundamental flaw in this method of identity authentication; as times have changed, passwords haven’t and they are now no longer enough when it comes to both user experience and security. In fact, towards the end of last year, researchers from Google looked into the black market and found millions of usernames and passwords that had been stolen, as a result of cybercriminal activity. Upon closer inspection, the tech giant also uncovered billions of passwords that had been indirectly exposed, thanks to third-party data breaches.