Entries by LeAnn Stephenson

mSIGNIA Named by Gartner as a 2016 “Cool Vendor” for UEBA, Fraud Detection and User Authentication

NASHVILLE, Tenn. May 23, 2016 – mSIGNIA, the inventor of digital biometric technology and a leader in frictionless user authentication, today announced it has been named a “Cool Vendor” in the 2016 Gartner Cool Vendors in UEBA, Fraud Detection and User Authentication1 report. According to Gartner, advanced analytics is becoming a widely used mechanism for […]

The Friday Five — May 20, 2016

We’re heading off to sunny Florida next week for the CNPExpo! If you’re going, stop by Booth #316 and say hi. Or, you can watch from afar as CEO Paul Miller will join in a panel discussion on mobile fraud challenges and CTO George Tuvell will demonstrate our Frictionless 2FA Authentication. Demo attendees will also […]

The Friday Five — May 13, 2016

Happy Friday the 13th! If you’re superstitious, you could try to protect yourself from online fraud by not using your mobile device under a ladder, throwing salt over your shoulder before you make a purchase, or just avoid going online today. Or, you could use unique, strong passwords for each online account and enable multi-factor […]

mSIGNIA to be visibly present at CNPExpo

From an awards nomination to a panel discussion to a demo of our frictionless 2FAauthentication solution, we’ve got this month’s CNPExpo covered! Award Nomination. We’ve been nominated in the new category for Best Identity Verification and Authentication Solution. The award goes to the provider or solution that most effectively authenticates and verifies the identity of […]

The Friday Five – May 6, 2016

We’re skimming the news on authentication and fraud to give you the info that rises to the top. Here’s this week’s Friday Five: As online sales fraud goes down, rejected orders are going up. More companies are looking at implementing 3Ds and two-factor phone authentication as fraud prevention techniques. E-retailers cut their fraud rate, but turn […]

mSIGNIA Receives Patent for Digital Biometrics™

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – May 2, 2016 – mSIGNIA, the inventor of digital biometric technology and a leader in frictionless user authentication, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued US Patent 9,294,448 covering digital biometric technology. This is an extension of mSIGNIA’s previous US Patent 8,817,984 on cryptographic security functions based […]

The Friday Five — April 29, 2015

Some themes for this week: Will biometrics eventually replace the password? And how do you balance security with a positive user experience? The conundrum: The user shouldn’t have to go out of their way to get accustomed to complicated new security procedures, but basic knowledge is essential for secure authentication. Surely someone has a solution […]

mSIGNIA Joins the Fast IDentity Online Alliance (FIDO)

Mobile Security Platform Provider Aligns with FIDO Mission to Advance Authentication Beyond Passwords NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 17, 2015  — Today mSIGNIA announced it has joined the Fast IDentity Online (FIDO®) Alliance to assist the efforts to improve the way the world authenticates online services and eradicates fraud. The FIDO Alliance is an industry consortium transforming online […]