Auraya Attending Malvern Festival of Innovation

Auraya Attending Malvern Festival of Innovation

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EVENTS Auraya Attending Malvern Festival of Innovation Angelo Gajo | October 2, 2019 | 2 minutes Founder and Chief Technical Officer, Clive Summerfield, has been invited to speak and exhibit at the Malvern Festival of Innovation in Great Malvern, United Kingdom. In its 8th edition this year, the festival will take place at various venues around Great Malvern from October 7 to October 12. The festival continues to focus on the great technological innovations that improves people’s lives. People can discover, interact, connect and be inspired with the numerous leading technological solutions the world has to offer.Clive will be a part of the programme with a speaking opportunity during the prelude of the festival. The prelude will occur during the first day on October 7 and will run from 11AM to…
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Call Centres Moving from Knowledge Based Authentication to Multi-Factor Authentication

Call Centres Moving from Knowledge Based Authentication to Multi-Factor Authentication

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BLOG Call Centres Moving from Knowledge-Based Authentication to Multi-Factor Authentication Angelo Gajo | September 27, 2019 | 3 minutes This year saw a lot of movement in the call centre authentication space with biometric authentication such as voice biometric becoming a more prominent solution for call centre authentication and fraud detection. Notably, call centres are beginning to replace knowledge-based authentication process with multifactor authentication to better protect against fraud. A recent survey shows that around 17% of contact centre security decision makers plan to replace knowledge-based authentication with multifactor authentication. This is an increase of 9% from 2018. The growth in multifactor authentication is influenced by the alarming numbers of account takeover (ATO) attacks taking place in telephony channels. The survey also shows that 51% of financial services respondents believe…
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Using Voice Assistants for Frictionless Transactions

Using Voice Assistants for Frictionless Transactions

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BLOG Using Voice Assistants for Frictionless Transactions Angelo Gajo | September 20, 2019 | 3 minutes Amazon announced a new feature for their Amazon Alexa voice assistant that allows users to send donations to presidential campaigns by simply using their voice. The new feature builds on their previous Alexa election experiences with the aim of “ramping up her election knowledge and experiences”.Previously, users could ask Alexa US election questions such as “Alexa, when are the polls open?” and “Alexa, who is winning in New York?”. With the addition of election donations via voice, Amazon can provide a richer experience for users. Alexa focuses on three core principles of an objective source of election information, a plethora of choices of news providers and the commitment to making Alexa smarter.Users can donate…
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Auraya Attending 2019 Biometric Summit London

Auraya Attending 2019 Biometric Summit London

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EVENTS Auraya Attending 2019 Biometric Summit London Angelo Gajo | September 18, 2019 | 2 minutes Auraya will be attending the 2019 Biometric Summit event in London as Silver Sponsors with founder and CTO Clive Summerfield in attendance. The event will take place in Rise London on November 20 and will go from 9:15am to 6:15pm.The event brings together speakers and delegates for a thought leading and educational event through enlightening talks, panels and workshops. The key themes for the event are biometric authentication, legal and regulatory considerations for using biometric technology, building the bank of the future, biometric commerce and digital onboarding and biometrics – beyond authentication.If you’d like to meet and chat with the team at Auraya during this event, send us an email to organise a meeting…
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Ditch ‘My Voice Is My Secure Password’ Phrase

Ditch ‘My Voice Is My Secure Password’ Phrase

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BLOG Why You Should Ditch "My Voice Is My Secure Password" as a Password Phrase Angelo Gajo | September 12, 2019 | 4 minutes Using voice biometrics is an excellent security alternative to passwords. Since it does not rely on remembering passwords or knowledge-based questions such as security questions, voice biometrics can prove to be advantageous. Voice biometrics negates loopholes that fraudsters often abuse such as common passwords or leaked passwords. Additionally, with the capability of enrolling with any text or digit, dependent or independent tokens, Auraya supports all types of spoken phrases as valid voiceprints.However, although voice is a great alternative to the outdated password security method, it is not recommended to use the phrase “My voice is my secure password” for all users. Therefore, below is a list…
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