A new standard called ‘WebAuthn’ that has been developed allows users to authenticate themselves on the Internet in a more secure & convenient manner as compared to passwords.
….and why do you really need it.
Padlock will store all your passwords & other sensitive info, so all you have to do is remember a single master password.
Cloud storage platform is playing safe.
Microsoft’s new version of Windows 10 will support the next version of the fingerprint reader Fast Identification Online (FIDO). Which means, third parties can build in an extra layer of security into a PC or phone. FIDO can replace passwords completely. Moving beyond the password is where Microsoft’s Windows is headed.
Reports: CBS News, Engadget, Gizmodo