With the rise of mobile transactions, and the subsequent need for improved anti-fraud and security measures, the use of biometric security within the finance sector is a natural progression. Since PINs and passwords are no longer enough, biometric solutions provide a crucial further layer of security, by measuring specific personal characteristics, including voice, handwriting, fingerprints, face, eye retina and/or iris, infrared vein thermogram, or even a combination of some or all of these attributes. Biometric authentication is already widely used in government applications, and is expected to now move towards consumer transactions within the finance sector.
Verifyoo offers the BehavioMetric Protection Suite, an end-to-end solution for basic login, account recovery, and fraud prevention. Verifyoo enables users to safely access their accounts and perform high-risk transactions without memorizing passwords or compromising their privacy, as they don't need to provide sensitive information such as fingerprints or facial recognition data. Instead, Verifyoo utilizes the unique ways in which users interact with their mobile devices by analyzing the data collected from the phone's sensors using machine-learning techniques. This data includes finger gestures, pressure, and device tilt and is used to build a profile based on physiological, behavioral, and mental characteristics.See full profile >>
SecuredTouch develops behavioral biometrics for mobile transactions, delivering continuous authentication technologies to strengthen security and reduce fraud while improving customers' digital experience. SecuredTouch seamlessly collects and analyzes a dynamic set of over 100 different behavioral parameters, like keyboard typing, scroll velocity, touch pressure, and finger size, to automatically create a unique user behavioral profile, continuously verifying the user. The company's mobile-optimized solutions require no enrollment, are easy to implement, and provide real-time alerts when suspicious activity is detected from login to logout.See full profile >>
Paygilant provides frictionless fraud prevention and detection solutions for the digital banking sector. Its easy-to-integrate patented technology utilizes six proprietary intelligence sets that work in harmony to deliver value from day one through the entire user journey. Founded by industry anti-fraud and authentication professionals with prior experience with IBM, RSA, and Actimize, Paygilant employs its vast expertise, knowledge, and experience to help neo/challenger banks and eWallets grow by mitigating the trade-offs between superior user experience and loss prevention, all without compromising privacy. Paygilant’s mission is to continue safeguarding the fast-growing digital banking sector as it has done for hundreds of incumbent banks and millions of users to date.See full profile >>
Cognitive ID provides a continuous behavioral and cognitive user-identification solution designed to minimize online identity theft and account takeover while improving the user experience. The company's applications use multiple sensors (e.g. device profiling, biometric verification, behavioral profile, and cognitive biometrics) to identify the real user behind the screen by processing more than 700 parameters with patent-pending machine-learning/deep-learning algorithms that offer high accuracy and a near-zero rate of false positives. CognitiveID was a finalist in the Microsoft Innovate.AI and NVIDYA Inception Award competitions.See full profile >>
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Last updated: January 2018
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Last Updated: January, 2018