Microsoft is currently hard at work to replace passwords with more secure alternatives, and the Redmond giant is making a huge step forward today by making it possible to sign in to your Microsoft account using Windows Hello or a FIDO2 security key.
This support for Web Authentication specification in Microsoft Edge should make it easier for users to leverage the power of Windows Hello, and log into websites without the need for passwords.
Last week’s February Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Mobile may have broken the PDF reader in Edge, but it also apparently fixes issues with Fingerprint sign in and recognition on Windows 10 Mobile
Microsoft is pushing Windows Hello a step further by partnering with Fujitsu to allow you to login to your Windows 10 PC using the veins in your palm.
Researchers from German company SYSS have managed to spoof Windows Hello facial authentication with a modified IR headshot, though the attempt to unlock a Windows 10 PC didn’t succeed with all versions of the OS.
Windows 10 can automatically lock your PC when you walk away from it, keeping your information secure. If you forget to lock your device yourself, Windows will cover for you by consulting with your phone. The feature was introduced with the Windows 10 Creators Update and is labelled “Dynamic lock.” Enabling Dynamic Lock is a […]
Microsoft is now selling its Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID, which is basically a better version of the freshly released Surface Keyboard with an additional fingerprint sensor to use with Windows Hello.
A new listing at Microsoft’s online storefront highlights a new Modern Keyboard equipped with Fingerprint ID for $129.99.
YubiKey is a very handy device to enable Windows Hello on your Windows 10 devices. While organizations can sure deploy YubiKeys for their employees, it’s also an affordable and useful authentication device for regular users.
The RSA security conference event this year will be hosted in San Francisco, and sure enough, Microsoft will be attending the event as usual.
The webcam is unlike any other, and delivers the highest quality desktop video experience, Logitech RightLight 3 with HDR, 4K Ultra HD video quality, and 5X zoom, plus support for Windows Hello and other secure infrared-based facial recognition applications.
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Twitter user, WalkingCat, has discovered something that reveals a lot more context to the upcoming Windows 10 Dynamic Lock feature that was revealed two days ago. The discovery in question is an official Microsoft slideshow published a few days ago which recaps information presented at the WinHEC event which was held in China last month. On […]
Microsoft has reportedly improved Windows Hello login times in upcoming Windows 10 Mobile Insider builds by cutting a superfluous animation that was slowing down the unlocking process.
Microsoft appears to be planning to introduce a new Windows 10 feature in a future update that will automatically lock a user’s device as soon as it detects they’re no longer present. Evidence of the new feature was first spotted in build 15002 by users enrolled in the Windows Insiders program which is used to […]
Lenovo is jumping the gun a bit on next week’s onslaught of CES news by announcing a totally revamped lineup of ThinkPad devices, from the Yoga 370 to the ThinkVision display monitors to a full range of notebooks. Lenovo is going all in with Windows 10, designing the lineup for a “bimodal IT” workforce: Bimodal […]