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The Biometric Apocalypse

11 Aug, 2020 by Dr Michael Scott

Biometrics are increasingly popular as a method of authentication. But are we all aware of the threat they bring. Could the Biometric Apocalypse one day become a reality? I hope not. Biometr…

How to protect a secret

29 Jul, 2020 by Dr Michael Scott

Today’s blog is written by our Chief Crypto Officer and expert Dr Michael Scott who shares his thoughts on to how to keep a secret - and more importantly how it assists when it comes to reli…

MIRACL Selected for LORCA Cohort 5

16 Jul, 2020 by MIRACL Technologies Ltd

MIRACL has this week been selected to join LORCA after competing with a number of other organisations as part of the competitive selection process. MIRACL has been announced as one of just 1…

The impact Covid19 has had on cybercrime (3 min read)

02 Jul, 2020 by Michael Tanaka, CCO

In today’s blog we analyse the impact the pandemic has had on cybercrime and why now is the time to ensure your systems are as effective as they can be to minimise risk of attack to you and …

PII accounted for 98% of all data breaches in 2019 (3 min read)

18 Jun, 2020 by Michael Tanaka, CCO

In today’s blog we highlight some of the latest key statistics when it comes to data breaches – and why minimising the risk of your organisation becoming a victim is ever more critical. This…

How do like your security – baked in or bolted on? (2 min read)

09 Jun, 2020 by Dr Michael Scott

Here, our resident and highly regarded cryptographer, Dr Michael Scott, reflects on the initial introduction of secure verification on the internet - and considers the challenges it still fa…

Strong Customer Authentication Delayed, again (2 min read)

22 May, 2020 by Michael Tanaka, CCO

This month a statement from the FCA read: “In the exceptional circumstances of the Covid crisis, we are giving the industry an additional 6 months to implement strong customer authentication…

Evolving the MIRACL Core library (4 min read)

14 May, 2020 by Dr Michael Scott

Over the past few weeks our Chief Crypto Officer, the highly respected Dr Michael Scott, has highlighted the benefits of the MIRACL Trust® authentication. No need for passwords, no storing o…

4 Reasons To Implement Multi-Factor Authentication (3 min read)

06 May, 2020 by Michael Tanaka, CCO

Last week the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) released details of their latest advice to individuals and organisations as part of their Cyber Aware campaign – timed to support the incr…

The Perils of Trust-Me Authentication Part 2 of 2 (5 mins read)

27 Apr, 2020 by Dr Michael Scott

Earlier in the month our Chief Crypto Officer, Dr Michael Scott, shared his thoughts on the Trust Me model. Today he highlights an example where this works and considers its draw backs. Pass…

The Power of Zoom (2 min read)

16 Apr, 2020 by Michael Tanaka, CCO

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues, the technological revolution only accelerates as workplaces across the globe go digital and the importance of online security increases in parallel. Wheth…

The Perils of Trust-Me Authentication Part 1 of 2 (3 mins read)

10 Apr, 2020 by Dr Michael Scott

Last month our Crypto chief, Doctor Michael Scott, compared FIDO to our MFA, zero knowledge proof verification system: MIRACL Trust, culminating in the publication of a new white paper - htt…