Microsoft hits the switch on password-free smartphone authentication


As more and more employees are forced to adhere to bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies as a result of post-pandemic hybrid work, Microsoft is releasing a new method for smartphone and tablet users to protect themselves from phishing attempts.

Microsoft addressed a part of the Biden Administration’s executive order last year to boost the US’s cybersecurity when it announced the broad availability of Azure Active Director (AD) certificate-based authentication (CBA) at its Ignite 2022 event last month. Read More…