It’s an honor to be nominated! We are pleased to announce that mSIGNIA has been named a Growth Stage finalist in the 8th Annual Nashville Technology Council Awards. Winners will be announced on January 26, 2017. Stay tuned.
About LeAnn Stephenson
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Entries by LeAnn Stephenson
How many times have we heard that the password is going away as a means of authentication? Users like simple passwords that aren’t secure, and for convenience sake, the same password is often used for multiple online services. This practice, combined with how easily passwords can be hacked, make online accounts vulnerable. Two-factor authentication is […]
Introduction With its data-based biometric approach, mSIGNIA iDNA analyzes the data users add and generate on their mobile devices and the way their behavior changes that data to verify the individual. Read more and get the report here.
The password has been on life support for years. Two-factor authentication with SMS OTP has been proven safer, but just as it was gaining traction, NIST stated it was unsafe and should not be used. Physical biometrics is getting a lot of buzz, but not every device can read a fingerprint or eye scan; and […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – October 4, 2016 – mSIGNIA, an EMVCo Technical Associate, today announced its 3D Secure 2.0 software development kit (SDK) which meets EMVCo’s draft specifications to make mobile payments more secure without disrupting the customer experience. mSIGNIA developed — and is currently testing — its 3DS 2.0 SDK in cooperation with an EMVCo […]
Next week, we’re in Shanghai along with other EMVCo Technical Associates, member organizations, issuers and others who have a strong interest in reducing card-not-present fraud and the user friction often associated with online and mobile transactions. The new version of 3D Secure aims to accomplish this with security enhancements and an emphasis on risk-based authentication […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. August 8, 2016 – mSIGNIA, the inventor of digital biometric technology and a leader in frictionless user authentication, today announced it has been named as a sample vendor in the Gartner “Hype Cycle for Mobile Security, 2016” report. mSIGNIA was named in the Mobile Platform Health Checks and Mobile-Apt User Authentication Methods categories.1 […]
Fifteen years ago, Verified by Visa was introduced as an additional security layer to protect online merchants, card holders and card issuers against online fraud. Today, each of the major card brands has its own 3D Secure (3DS) solution. While proven effective at reducing card-not-present fraud, 3DS has not been widely adopted by online merchants […]
Greetings from Nashville, aka Music City, the It City, NashVegas — or, as we like to call it, NashValley. When you hear “Southeast” you probably think sweet tea, barbecue and the boys of fall; and you’d be right. But we’re so much more, as evidenced by last week’s 36|86 conference which was held in our […]
CNPExpo: We came, we discussed, we demo-ed. We even had time to find some news from outside the Loews Royal Pacific Resort and Universal Orlando. Next up, you’ll find us closer to home in Village36 at 36|86South. Hope to see you there! Don’t get frustrated when it’s time to binge watch previous episodes of OITNB before the […]