Posts by Rajesh Mittal, Avancer

Rajesh is VP of Technology and Co-Founder of Avancer Corporation and leads Technical Strategic Planning, New Business Development, Marketing and Business Expansion.

It's All About Identity

Are We Ready to Swap Passwords with Fingerprints?

By , March 30, 2016

Is it time to bid adieu to passwords and say hola to fingerprints? Are we finally moving towards a virtual world where the human body could be the key for accessing physical or virtual systems? Will biometrics sound the death knell on passwords or are we speculating a plot of a sci-fi movie? Is possession-based authentication (OTP, App based configuration to validate access) is a better way to look at MFA? We may safely assume that password security has failed over a period of time. With uncountable number of passwords being required in different applications and getting compromised in the…