If you work in IAM (identity and access management), no doubt you’ve probably started to hear about passwordless authentication. Analysts, MFA vendors and newer passwordless players like Secret Double Octopus have been touting the benefits of it for several years. With all of the hoopla, perhaps you’ve asked yourself the question, what security threats does passwordless MFA solve definitively versus partially? Well, you're in luck because we've taken a thorough look at the subject.
Read this whitepaper to understand:
- all the security vectors that passwordless impacts from A to Z
- an in-depth review of how passwordless impacts specific security attack tactics
- how passwordless impacts phishing, ransomware, endpoint-centric and network-centric attack types