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digital signature

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A digital file attached to an email or other electronic document that uses encryption and decryption algorithms to verify the document's origin and contents.

digital signature

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(Computer Science) computing electronic proof of a person's identity involving the use of encryption; used to authenticate documents
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Interoperability across industry solutions is a core value of the FIDO Alliance.
It's terrific to see two of our original board members collaborate on a solution for OEMs that will result in faster, simpler development of FIDO Certified devices and applications," said Brett McDowell, executive director of FIDO Alliance.
VoiceVault, a FIDO Alliance member, is a US based company (El Segundo, CA) with an R&D center in the UK whose solutions use the unique characteristics of a person's voice for biometric identity verification on phones; in mobile apps; and on-device for tablets and computers.
As one of the original group of companies to define the vision and mission of the FIDO Alliance, Infineon has played an important role in the successful launch of truly open standards for strong authentication, said Dustin Ingalls, president of the FIDO Alliance and Group Program Manager at Microsoft.
The FIDO Alliance has nearly 200 members, including blue-chip technology giants such as Microsoft, Google, Nok Nok Labs, Qualcomm, ARM, and Samsung.
Additionally, QTI is supporting further biometric authentication advancements by serving on the FIDO Alliance and IBIA (International Biometric Industry Association) Board of Directors and working closely with other ecosystem leaders to effectively create leading innovative biometrics solutions.
If the software works, the FIDO Alliance will try to gain approval as the global encryption standard, he said.
a founding member of the FIDO Alliance (Fast IDentity Online) and the leader in Natural ID[TM] authentication fingerprint sensors, has announced its plans to fully support FIDO integration in its mobile and notebook software development kits (SDKs) for both Android and Windows operating systems.
Consistent with the standards set by the FIDO Alliance, TrulySecure is an on-device biometrics authentication solution that does not require a cloud connection.
Also, as a founding member of the FIDO Alliance, Infineon contributes to secured online authentication while its customized security solutions for smart mobile and wearable devices enable digital lifestyles.
Nok Nok Labs also said it will be a member of the FIDO Alliance (Fast iDentity Online) to work on online authentication with others including China's Lenovo Group (PINK:LNVGY), the No.
26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --(Money20/20)-- Nok Nok Labs, an innovator in modern authentication and a founding member of the FIDO Alliance, today announced the launch of its latest version of the Nok Nok(TM) S3 Authentication Suite, the first unified platform enabling organizations to use standards-based authentication that supports existing and emerging methods of biometric authentication.