Article on how mobile carriers are teaming up to eliminate passwords with editor Kevin Townsend.
The incumbent giants are also highlighted by Shahrokh Shahidzadeh, CEO at behavioral authentication firm Acceptto.
"The first challenge is the lack of a robust ecosystem in identity space sourced from many long-existing, disjointed solutions. The second challenge is competing with other giants in this space, including Google, Facebook and even Apple," he added. He also notes that this solution provides authentication at log-in only -- not the continuous authentication that behavioral biometric authentication can provide. However, continuous authentication by the carrier that is involved in the conversation between user and service provider should not be impossible to attain.
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