Windows 10 May 2020 Update

Windows 10 PCs have begun receiving install and reminders for the update version 2004 of Windows 10 operating system devices. This update also contains all features and fixes included in previous cumulative updates to Windows 10, version 1909. To download and install Windows 10, version 2004, head over to Windows Update (Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update). What’s new in Windows 10 Security Windows Hello Windows Hello is now supported as Fast Identity...

WebAuthn now official standard

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and the FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance have announced that the Web Authentication specification is now an official web standard. WebAuthn is a browser and platform standard for simpler and stronger authentication. Although it has only just been made official, it’s already supported in Windows 10, Android, and Chrome, Firefox, Edge and Safari browsers. Commenting on the new standard, W3C and FIDO said: “It’s common knowledge that passwords have...

Firefox 60 rolls out with WebAuthn Supports

Someday all our problems with passwords could be a thing of the past. Firefox 60 is the first browser to support WebAuthn, a new standard for web authentication developed by the W3C in collaboration with FIDO Alliance and support from Google, Microsoft and Mozilla to provide alternative ways for web access. The FIDO (Fast IDentity Online)Alliance is an industry consortium launched in February 2013 to address the lack of interoperability among strong authentication devices and...