Friday May 22, 2015

Google Tops List Of Companies Trying To Kill Passwords

Real nice Google, what did the password ever do to you? Won't somebody please think about the passwords?

People don't put enough thought into passwords because it's a pain, but that creates security problems for the whole internet. Google, Microsoft and others in the FIDO Alliance want to replace passwords with fingerprint scanning and other techniques, and just unveiled 31 products from 16 companies that conform to the new standard.