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Identity Theft and You

The theme of identity theft is incredibly prevalent. Data is simply too easy for criminals to steal from unsuspecting individuals. It’s become normal for newspapers and media outlet websites to announce that thousands of people have had their identifying information stolen. Movies like Melissa McCarthy’s Identity Thief make light of this serious problem. You may […]

Biometrics: Fingerprint Authentication on Your Android

Sticky Password supports fingerprint authentication on iOS and Android devices. Now you can unlock your password database on Android and iOS smartphones and tablets that are equipped with a fingerprint scanner. (If you are on iOS, check out Biometrics: Fingerprint Authentication on Your iOS Device.) In today’s tutorial I will show you how to set […]

Sticky Password Now Supports Fingerprint Authentication

The New Sticky Password will be available in just a couple of weeks! As we count down the last few days before the big launch, we thought you’d all get a kick out of an advanced peek at some of the key additions to Sticky Password. One word: biometrics! The New Sticky Password supports fingerprint […]

The Year of the Fingerprint?

In its 10 Hot Consumer Trends 2014, Ericsson tells us that 52% of the 5,000 smartphone users polled ‘want to use their fingerprints instead of passwords.’ Firstly, is Ericsson tipping its hand on what it has in store for us with their 2014 line-up? We suspect that they might not be enthusiastic to disclose poll […]

Passwords Are Here to Stay

Biometric security is an information safeguarding solution that makes use of the user’s physical details, such as fingerprints, to control access to information. With the arrival of Touch ID, the new security feature on the iPhone 5s, this form of data protection has become a heavily debated replacement to traditional password strategies. According to ZDNet, […]