AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon launch new authentication systems

Thursday 13 September 2018 | 09:42 CET | News
AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile US and Verizon have launched the Mobile Authentication Taskforce, which will be demonstrating prototype systems and services at Mobile World Congress Americas. The newest prototype is less dependent on passwords to secure user accounts, moving towards a user-profile way of verifying identity.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Sprint / T-Mobile US / Verizon
Countries: United States
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