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The Future is Decentralized

Host Cameron D'Ambrosi joins HYPR CEO George Avetisov and CTO Bojan Simic to discuss the benefits of decentralized security for our connected world, the premature declaration of the death of the password, and why user experience is at the heart of driving adoption of new security technologies.

Lawmaker wants to stop credit firms like Equifax from using Social Security numbers

In response to the Equifax hack that could affect more than half of the U.S. adult population, a new bill in the House of...

Ometria nets $6M, a SILC ICO: Friday Deal Book for 10/13/2017

OWI’s Friday Deal Book provides you with a weekly roundup of partnerships, funding, and product announcements in the identity industry. Here’s a quick peek...

UAE plans unified digital identity program, bridging SmartPass with Dubai ID

Federal and local governments will cooperate to build a new unified digital identity for citizens of United Arab Emirates, bridging gaps between the national...

SecureKey’s blockchain digital identity network gains support from National Bank of Canada

Canadian identity and authentication provider SecureKey Technologies announced on Wednesday that the National Bank of Canada will join its blockchain-powered "Cloud Identity Ecosystem," simplifying...

Endpoint Protection and Securing the IoT

Host Cameron D’Ambrosi joins AppGuard President and COO Mike Fumai to discuss the distinctions between endpoint protection and anti-virus software, the changing cybersecurity landscape, and the future of IoT and medical device cybersecurity.

Bluecore boosted by $35M, HYPR hauls $8M: Friday Deal Book for 10/6/2017

OWI’s Friday Deal Book provides you with a weekly roundup of partnerships, funding, and product announcements in the identity industry. Here’s a quick peek...

OWI Labs op-ed: In trustlessness we trust

The OWI Labs op-ed series breaks down the latest news with an inside look at the identity industry dynamics our team of experts is...

Trulioo’s Global Business Verification solution uses AI to quickly verify identity

Trulioo this week announced its new Global Business Verification solution, providing clients with the ability to validate companies automatically through artificial intelligence, potentially providing...

Demystifying Data

Host Cameron D’Ambrosi joins DemystData CEO Mark Hookey to discuss how businesses are using technology to extract more value from less data, while simultaneously reducing risk, and complying with an increasingly difficult data privacy regulatory landscape.

Ousted Equifax CEO calls for public-private identity partnership to replace Social Security Number

In the wake of his "retirement" from Equifax, after the company potentially exposed the Social Security numbers of up to 143 million people, former...

SAP snags Gigya for $350M, Google grabs Bitium: Friday Deal Book for 9/29/2017

OWI’s Friday Deal Book provides you with a weekly roundup of partnerships, funding, and product announcements in the identity industry. Here’s a quick peek...

Australian Securities Exchange sees blockchain replacing current post-trade system

The company overseeing Australia's largest stock exchange believes that its future for resolving post-trade settlements lies in blockchain, based on technology created by U.S.-based...

Equifax hack fallout leads to ouster of company’s CEO as lawsuits mount

The massive data breach at Equifax has claimed another victim — the company's CEO, who it was announced this week will be "retiring" from the...

The Future of Medical Licensing

Host Cameron D’Ambrosi joins Federation of State Medical Boards Chief Information Officer Michael Dugan and Senior Director of Legal Services Eric Fish to discuss the challenges of ensuring accurate licensing records for doctors, and promising blockchain technology pilot programs helping to drive future advances.

Deloitte hack may have exposed personal info of clients including banks, government officials

High-profile clients of accounting firm Deloitte may have had their personal information exposed in a hack of the company's systems, potentially leaking private emails,...

ChainLink collects $32M, Ever earns $16M: Friday Deal Book for 9/22/2017

OWI’s Friday Deal Book provides you with a weekly roundup of partnerships, funding, and product announcements in the identity industry. Here’s a quick peek...

OWI Labs op-ed: Equifax is just the beginning

The OWI Labs op-ed series breaks down the latest news with an inside look at the identity industry dynamics our team of experts is...

Experian under fire for providing credit freeze PINs to unverified email addresses

The process of unfreezing or temporarily thawing a consumer credit file with Experian is riddled with flaws that could be exploited by an identity...

Most Americans familiar with bitcoin but unsure of its legality, survey finds

While cryptocurrency has gained considerable ground in the public conscious, actual understanding of currencies like bitcoin remains low, as a new survey found that...
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