TypingDNA launches Verify, a smart typing biometrics-based authentication alternative to replace SMS OTP

We are thrilled to announce the launch of TypingDNA Verify, a smarter 2FA method that replaces SMS codes, improving the user experience while reducing costs by an order of magnitude. To solve user authentication by minimizing user effort and friction while keeping accounts safe, TypingDNA has developed Verify, a seamless authentication method replacing SMS one-time … Read more

Adding multi-factor authentication to your app, the easy way

First, let’s look at what Multi-Factor Authentication or MFA is. Most applications use a username/password combination to authenticate or log in their users. Some of them use a second method on top of the first, like a token or code sent via SMS. That is commonly called 2FA or two-factor authentication.  In light of countless … Read more

Identity fraud TCO: Millions of dollars, a damaged reputation, and customer churn

Over the last several years, major data breaches have shaken the corporate world. In 2018, for example, 30 million Facebook accounts were compromised, 150 million records were stolen from Under Armour, and 500 million records were swiped from Marriott. Not only can these breaches wreak havoc on business operations, they can also be prohibitively expensive. … Read more

Intelligent authentication – a competitive advantage for challenger banks

Challenger banks can use intelligent authentication to comply with security requirements and develop a competitive advantage against modern as well as incumbent competitors by retaining great user experience. Regulations, such as PSD2 and GDPR, mandate financial institutions to prioritize the protection of customers’ money and data. To ensure regulatory compliance, banks must improve the security … Read more

TypingDNA announced expanded typing biometrics authentication for mobile at Gartner IAM Summit 2019

Gartner IAM Summit 2019, Las Vegas, NV, December 10, 2019  – TypingDNA today announced expanding proprietary typing biometrics technology for mobile-based authentication from the Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit. As a leading typing biometrics SaaS company, TypingDNA delivers front-line security through frictionless authentication solutions based on one of the most available biometric on smartphones, … Read more

FAQs – Why MFA prevents fraudulent enrollment?

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is a good method that prevents fraudulent enrollment. We recommend using it from the start, during the registration process to ensure only the right user’s behavior is mapped to the account. First user registration New users of online platforms or services go through an initial registration by typing their login credentials: a … Read more

FAQs – What is typing biometrics?

Our FAQs series We decided to start a series of blog posts to cover popular topics of interest around how our proprietary AI typing biometrics technology works. We want to ensure our customers feel confident they benefit from the most widely available, up to date typing biometrics technology worldwide. Typing biometrics – what is it? … Read more

A quick guide to choosing multi-factor authentication methods

Authentication is everywhere and is something that you’ve undoubtedly heard of. It grants you, and only you, access to your account during login. To to ensure the online security of your data, learn more about multi-factor authentication, and choose the right MFA methods to suit your security needs. 1. What is MFA We’ve compiled an … Read more

A review of the evolution of multi-factor authentication (MFA)

Over the last couple of decades, multi-factor authentication (MFA) has become a popular term in the cybersecurity industry. Whether to protect an email account, log into a service, or perform a bank transaction, most of us have dealt with multi-factor authentication, an authentication mechanism where a user is only granted access to a system by … Read more

Common drawbacks of multi-factor authentication

Multi-Factor Authentication(MFA) has been recently advocated by most security standards as being one of the primary compliance requirements. MFA brings forth strong layers of security, helps companies achieve compliance, and increases flexibility and productivity by removing the burden of passwords. Even with its increased popularity, many of the benefits mentioned above have been overshadowed by … Read more