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Introduction

Usernames and passwords are the primary means by which IT systems are secured and protected, but they are also the most targeted surface for cyberattacks.

Highlights

  • Poor password management can put everything at risk.

Features and Benefits

  • Analyzes the problems associated with password management.
  • Considers the people aspects of enterprise security for password management.

Key questions answered

  • How has the FIDO Alliance progressed password management expectations?
  • What are the key problems associated with passwords?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • Poor password management puts everything at risk
  • Regaining control of user passwords is the first step toward becoming a password-less enterprise
  • Sustainable identity management and secure authentication
  • Developing a sustainable approach to password management and cybersecurity

Appendix

  • Further reading
  • Author