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Episode 13  |  24:45 min

What's Identity Authentication and How Does It Work? ft. Trusona's CTO John Summers

Episode 13  |  24:45 min  |  11.05.2021

What's Identity Authentication and How Does It Work? ft. Trusona's CTO John Summers

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This is a podcast episode titled, What's Identity Authentication and How Does It Work? ft. Trusona's CTO John Summers. The summary for this episode is: <p>In this episode of our cybersecurity series, we talk about identity. You have to know if that's a good person you're going to let into your castle or your computer system and ensure you're keeping the bad people out. We have CTO John Summers from our portfolio company (Trusona) to take us through the authentication space. </p><p><br></p><p>You'll hear about: </p><ul><li>Authentication with little friction </li><li>Ensuring no false negatives and false positives through cryptographic keys </li><li>How multifactor authentication looks likes today </li><li>Biomechanic measures used as continuous authentication </li><li>The evolution to password-less authentication </li><li>Validation through the registration process </li><li>Rise of QR codes in a touchless world </li></ul>
Takeaway 1 | 00:32 MIN
Authenticating it's you with little friction
Takeaway 2 | 01:20 MIN
Ensuring no false negatives and false positives by placing cryptographic keys in devices
Takeaway 3 | 00:23 MIN
Multifactor authentication today
Takeaway 4 | 01:31 MIN
Biomechanic measures used as continuous authentication
Takeaway 5 | 00:53 MIN
Trust to ensure authentication
Takeaway 6 | 00:49 MIN
Evolution to password-less authentication
Takeaway 7 | 01:42 MIN
The challenge with IOT and the rise of the FIDO standard
Takeaway 8 | 00:51 MIN
Validation through the registration process
Takeaway 9 | 01:20 MIN
Using a QR code to access an ATM machine
Takeaway 10 | 01:42 MIN
Ensuring the digital identity of a person that truly exists in the real world

In this episode of our cybersecurity series, we talk about identity. You have to know if that's a good person you're going to let into your castle or your computer system and ensure you're keeping the bad people out. We have CTO John Summers from our portfolio company (Trusona) to take us through the authentication space.


You'll hear about:

  • Authentication with little friction
  • Ensuring no false negatives and false positives through cryptographic keys
  • How multifactor authentication looks likes today
  • Biomechanic measures used as continuous authentication
  • The evolution to password-less authentication
  • Validation through the registration process
  • Rise of QR codes in a touchless world
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John Summers
Chief Technology Officer at Trusona
John Summers is the CTO at one of Georgian's portfolio companies, Trusona. He is an experienced high tech business leader who combines a strategic vision, deep technical insight, excellent presentation and communication skills and natural leadership to deliver business results.
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