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Posts from Date:   2012-4

The Next Revolution In Mobility: Near Field Communication

by Mark Diodati  |  April 20, 2012

I want to welcome you to a multi-post discussion about near-field communication (NFC). Over the next few blog posts, I will be talking about: NFC’s moving parts Impending demand from your users NFC’s potential for access to buildings and applications Missing ecosystem components The next revolution in mobility is coming: it is near field communication […]

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OTP Systems And Mobile Devices: Don’t Make The Biggest Implementation Mistake

by Mark Diodati  |  April 12, 2012

The topic of the secure distribution of one-time password (OTP) secrets recently surfaced again as part of our ongoing mobility research. Many organizations make the classic distribution mistake; they couple a weak identity proofing mechanism with the deployment of stronger authentication systems1. In our research, I call this an “impendance mismatch”. For example, if an […]

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