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TransUnion to Acquire Iovation

TransUnion to Acquire Iovation

“Iovation offers a number of device-based authentication solutions including FraudForce, SureScore, ClearKey, and LaunchKey – the latter being itself the product of an acquisition on Iovation’s part.” TransUnion is going to acquire Iovation. In a statement announcing the planned acquisition, the company said it’s aimed at “strengthening its leadership position in fraud and identity management.”…

Biometric Security Has Multigenerational Appeal: Survey

Biometric Security Has Multigenerational Appeal: Survey

A new survey suggests that consumers across multiple generations are ready to move beyond password-based security and into biometric authentication. The survey was conducted by Aite Group on behalf of digital security solutions provider Iovation, and its results were published in a report entitled Moving Beyond the Password: Consumers’ Views on Authentication. It found that of…

New Authentication System Patent Is Based On Missile Launch Precautions

New Authentication System Patent Is Based On Missile Launch Precautions

iovation has patented a new authentication system that would require multiple parties to approve transactions in order for them to go through. The patent is entitled “Systems and Methods for Group Authentication”. In a certain sense, the patent application is a direct result of iovation’s acquisition of LaunchKey this past September. In a statement announcing…

iovation Leverages LaunchKey Tech to Offer Flexible Authentication Solution

iovation Leverages LaunchKey Tech to Offer Flexible Authentication Solution

In a bid to dramatically extend its presence in the authentication market, iovation has acquired LaunchKey and is, accordingly, launching a new authentication solution that takes advantage of the companies’ combined technologies. iovation recently won some industry acclaim in The Golden Bridge Awards for its device-based Customer Authentication platform, which uses trusted devices to enable low-friction…