Keeper Password Manager Enables FIDO U2F Support

 

Latest Keeper Release Incorporates FIDO U2F Security Keys

Easy Two-Factor Authentication Secures Businesses with a Hardware Token

Chicago, Illinois – [June 12, 2017] – Keeper Security, Inc., the world’s leading password manager and secure digital vault, today announced that its latest release integrates with FIDO Universal 2nd Factor (U2F) compatible hardware security keys, such as YubiKey, to provide easy two-factor authentication (2FA) for businesses and individual customers. The feature is immediately available to all Keeper customers and provides the added protection and security of hardware 2FA for their critical accounts.

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Huddersfield professors take centre stage at global UN conference on disaster risk reduction

 

Professor Dilanthi Amaratunga and Professor Richard Haigh took leading roles at the United Nations Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Mexico

TWO University of Huddersfield professors have launched the first edition of a UN guidebook that will aid governments, regional authorities and communities around the world to prevent and recover from natural and man-made disasters, ranging from floods to terrorist atrocities.

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US blames North Korean ‘hidden cobra’ group for cyber attacks since 2009

 

News broke yesterday that the U.S. government issued an alert on the activities of a hacking group it called “Hidden Cobra,” saying the group was part of the North Korean government. The joint alert from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation said that “cyber actors of the North Korean government” had targeted the media, aerospace and financial sectors, as well as critical infrastructure, in the United States and globally.

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Ucore Consortium Wins USDOE Bid for Rare Earths from Coal Industry

 

June 12, 2017 – HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (TSXV:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company”)  is pleased to announce that a strategic consortium organized to recover rare earth element (“REE”) products from coal mining refuse in the United States (the “Consortium”) has been selected by the US Department of Energy (“USDOE”) for the receipt of funding to produce a saleable REE oxide from US coal tailings.

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The Future of Smart Cards: Are Cards Already Dead?

 

New Features and Functionalities Creating Growth Opportunities

WHEN: 22 June at 4pm BST

WHERE: Online, with complimentary registration. Please email: anna.zanchi@frost.com

SPEAKERS: Jean-Noël Georges, Global Programme Director, Digital Transformation, Frost & Sullivan; Nicolas Raffin, Head of Strategic Marketing & Innovation Payment, Oberthur Technologies

LONDON – 12 June 2017 – For more than a decade, industry experts have predicted the death of smart cards. However, the embedded SIM (eSIM) has an impact on the telecommunication vertical, and many other verticals continue to benefit from the tremendous advantages of this secured device.

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