19 Mar What New NIST Guidelines Mean for Passwords
Posted at 22:30h in Cybersecurity, Homeland Security, Security 0 Comments
As Brett McDowell writes in CIO Insights, “NIST’s Digital Identity Guidance is considered the gold standard by governments and enterprises as they develop their identity management strategies — and rightfully so. It’s up to all of us to pay attention to what NIST is really saying in its new guidance and participate in the industry-wide migration away from passwords and OTPs to modern, stronger authentication.”
Brett McDowell is executive director of the FIDO Alliance, the world’s largest ecosystem for standards-based, interoperable authentication.