Hear from our CTO, Arshad Noor, on the dilemma of web-applications still using passwords for authentication and what strategies are in place to address this problem.
Session Track: Security Strategy & Data Security
Session ID: SDS-F04
Scheduled Date: 07/27/2018
Scheduled Time: 1:15 PM – 2:05 PM
Session Title: Eliminating passwords from legacy web-applications
Session Format: Individual Speaker
Session Classification: Intermediate
Session Abstract: As FIDO Alliance-based protocols start entering the mainstream, companies will be faced with the dilemma of what to do with the millions of web-applications that still use passwords for authentication. These legacy applications become vulnerable as sites and web-applications enable FIDO. This session will discuss strategies on how to address this problem, based on work done with US NIST.