Daon’s FIDO Quick Start Now Available

Reston, VA – Daon, a global leader in mobile biometric authentication technology, announced today they launched a ‘FIDO Quick Start’ initiative to provide qualifying organizations with access to a hosted IdentityX® FIDO UAF (Universal Authentication Framework) Server at no cost in order to evaluate the suitability of biometric authentication for their needs. Relying Parties will be able to quickly deploy and evaluate FIDO standards-based authentication under the initiative. Daon is a board member of the FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance and its IdentityX Platform was one of the first products to earn a FIDO® Certified designation.

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Daon Wins a 2016 Innovation Award from NAFCU Services

Nashville, TN — Daon, a global leader in mobile biometric authentication technology, announced today that it won a 2016 NAFCU Services Innovation Award. The Innovation Awards is the credit union industry’s most recognized awards competition for groundbreaking solutions. The annual competition highlights outstanding innovations that help credit unions thrive in an increasingly saturated financial services market. Daon was selected for its IdentityX® Platform that benefits the credit union industry.

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Daon to Work with MasterCard on Driving Greater Convenience, Security through Biometrics

Reston, VA – Daon, a global leader in mobile biometric authentication technology, announced today that MasterCard is utilizing Daon’s IdentityX® Platform as one of the authentication technologies behind MasterCard Identity Check™. The app-based authentication solution, commonly dubbed “Selfie Pay” by the media, leverages a mobile device to secure online payments and mobile banking applications using fingerprint and facial recognition.

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UN NGO Interpeace Using Daon Biometric Software and Expertise to Strengthen Democracy

Reston, VA – Daon, a global leader in biometric authentication and identity assurance solutions, announced today their role in providing biometric voter registration capabilities to the National Election Commission in Somaliland through Interpeace, an international peacebuilding organization with expertise in democratization in the Somali region. Daon is the core software provider to prime contractor ATEA – a leading IT Infrastructure provider selected by Interpeace for the project.

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