ReadWriteWeb, Sarah Perez, September 12, 2008
“As early adopters and technology enthusiasts, we’re known for signing up for every new service presented to us. Due to the sheer number of web sites out there, most of us have devised a system for remembering all those passwords: we make them all the same. (Nod sheepishly if this is you). This system, although easy, is dangerously insecure. A hacker would only need to comprise your password one time in order to gain access to all your accounts. But what alternatives do we have?
At this week’s DEMO conference, I was introduced to two new ways to make authentication on the web more secure, and both of them are truly incredible. This post will look at one of those methods: UsableLogin.”