More Than 100 FIDO Certified Products Fuel Global Adoption of FIDO Strong Authentication
Organizations with new FIDO Certified products announced today include: DDS, Egis, ETRI, EyeVerify,
"This explosion of FIDO Certified products and adoption numbers confirm industry-wide endorsement of FIDO as the new strong authentication technology standard," said
The growing collection of FIDO products and services enables individuals and organizations across enterprise, government, healthcare and financial services to eliminate weak username and password-based authentication and move to strong authentication for data security.
For device technology providers, using the FIDO specifications dramatically simplifies development and maintenance of biometrics and other second-factor capabilities.
The Alliance is working on expanding the adoption of FIDO authentication to all platforms and devices. The Alliance recently submitted to the
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About FIDO® Certified
Certification testing is based on industry-standard best practices to objectively evaluate technical implementations of the FIDO 1.0 specifications, FIDO UAF and FIDO U2F. FIDO certification is open to all who want to offer FIDO authentication in products and services compliant with FIDO specifications.
The next FIDO Certified interoperability testing events will take place on
The FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance, www.fidoalliance.org, was formed in
The FIDO Alliance Board of Directors includes leading global organizations:
The Industry Comments on FIDO Authentication, Certification and Products
DDS - Kenji Miyoshino, CEO
"DDS is proud to announce FIDO Certification for its Magatama product, a wearable, high-security fingerprint sensor that connects to iOS and Android devices over Bluetooth. As a FIDO Certified authenticator, Magatama makes it possible to add the convenience and security of fingerprint-based FIDO authentication to a wide range of compatible mobile devices."
"ETRI is proud to have achieved FIDO certification for the ETRI FIDO Client Suite for iOS and Smart Watch and Card for Android, which is a key component to apply FIDO Technology for FinTech applications. The wide range of FIDO products from ETRI has already enabled many Korean companies to use FIDO technology in financial applications. These additional authenticators for both Android and iOS will help companies build more secure and convenient FIDO based services in multi-platform operating environments."
"EyeVerify fully supports the mission of the
"As the leading provider of strong authentication solutions and a sponsor member of the
"Testing the interoperability of the end-to-end FIDO solution, from Secure element to the remote server, is a key asset both to providing the necessary convenience of usage and ensuring confidence in the FIDO technology. Gemalto Secure UAF authenticator on Secure Element certification brings this confidence to Mobile Networks and Handset manufacturers."
"Only FIDO certification brings recognition of open standards for strong authentication. The pre-sale process is already clarified, and we can concentrate on providing the best hardware and firmware possible."
"As one of the leading global security solution providers, Longmai has always been devoted to the exploration as well as the development of innovative and professional security solutions.
"The global proliferation of intelligent terminals has created urgent market demand for FIDO solutions. Longmai developed mFIDO U2F to address the pressing need. We believe that FIDO authentication will prevail as the standard for online authentication in both communication and financial industries. Longmai joins the global FIDO network of security solutions providers to assure the success of FIDO authentication."
"The days of relying exclusively on password-based security are coming to an end. Through face recognition, a simple selfie enables users to both prove and link their unique identities to their smartphones and tablets. In the fight against identity fraud for mobile transactions, Morpho is developing with FIDO viable solutions which are easier to use and protect consumers."
"NXP brings secure connections for a smarter world. We believe that when security and privacy features are built into the design, the end product will deliver more convenience to users and reliability to services. Today, NXP brings to market the FIDO U2F authentication with NFC enabled secure element to provide bank-grade security with a convenient tap-to-authenticate and connect to cloud services."
"We have acquired the right to claim 'FIDO Certified' for our next generation of authentication solutions, which positions
"FIDO international standards equip TouchEN Onepass, an app-independent SDK model and app type, to offer a new flexibility and affordability that both accommodates changes to existing authentication systems and enables easy expansion into new authentication environments, like IoT."
"The Samsung SDS FIDO solution is now available with a complete package of FIDO client and authenticator for both Android and iOS through the fourth certification test. We enable our customers to accelerate market penetration by providing an integrated service authentication platform that offers consistent authentication in a wider choice of devices."
SurePass ID -
"SurePass has always been a leader in offering the most cost effective and user friendly authentication solutions; adding FIDO U2F NFC support is a key addition in our technology portfolio. The certification of FIDO U2F NFC coupled with our FIDO server enables us to offer a complete FIDO enabled "tap and go" authentication solution for mobile users. Any organization can use SurePass TapID to equip their website or mobile app with FIDO authentication in just a matter of hours."
"As a recognized market leader in digital authentication and transaction security,
"Yubico certifies its FIDO U2F-compliant YubiKeys to validate the quality of our implementation and ensure an interoperability among all products and services that support the FIDO U2F technical specifications. The YubiKey NEO is one of the first products to certify for FIDO U2F over NFC, enabling simple, strong and standardized authentication for mobile devices.
"Testing the interoperability of the end to end FIDO solution, from Secure element to the remote server, is a key asset to provide the necessary convenience of usage and confidence in the FIDO technology."
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