Beyond Passwords: Two-Factor Authentication, Biometrics and More
Do you hate passwords? Have trouble remembering them? You’re not alone. Employees, IT staff and customers struggle to manage passwords. Even the best passwords can be stolen or guessed. The good news is that today’s technology provides you with options for successfully managing passwords. You can even move beyond passwords and implement two-factor authentication, mobile apps, biometrics and more. Learn how you can reduce fraud and frustration in this fast-paced talk.
Director of Training and Response
Matt Durrin is the Director of Training and Research at LMG Security and a Senior Consultant with the organization. He is an instructor at the international Black Hat USA conference, where he has taught classes on ransomware and data breaches. Matt has conducted cybersecurity seminars, tabletop exercises and classes for thousands of attendees in all sectors, including banking, retail, healthcare, government, and more. He is also the co-author of a new book, Ransomware and Cyber Extortion: Response and Prevention. A seasoned cybersecurity and IT professional, Matt specializes in ransomware response and research, as well as deployment of proactive cybersecurity solutions. Matt holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Montana, and his malware research has been featured on NBC Nightly News.