Multi-Factor and Multi-Layer Identification Are Not Necessarily the Same

By Mohammed Murad The use of two-factor identification (2FA) for authenticating a person’s identity is widely recognized as a best practice for enterprise physical and logical access control. Yet people often refer to multi-layer authentication (MLA) and multi-factor authentication (MFA) as though they are the same time. That’s not necessarily true. A good end-to-end solution

November 19th, 2019|Blog|
  • Iris and finger biometrics

FBI Recommends Including Biometrics as Part of Multi-Factor Authentication

By Mohammed Murad Multi-factor authentication (MFA) has become a popular tool for organizations to authenticate the identity of employees and vendors using the corporate network. These MFA efforts often include the use of tokens and multi-digit codes sent to smartphones in an effort to reduce successful cyberattacks. However, a recent FBI report found criminals have

November 4th, 2019|Blog|