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Author Archives for Srivatsan Srinivasan

The Security Trend: Why Mobile Apps Should Move Toward OTPs

July 16, 2015 Published by // // //

Today, security and a safe user experience are more important than ever. However, many mobile applications, e-commerce sites and online communities only require a simple username and static password for login and access. While this is convenient for users, these login credentials are easily compromised using techniques like phishing, keyboard logging and other methods of […]
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5 Tips When Creating Two Factor Authentication

June 25, 2015 Published by // //

Multifactor authentication is not only becoming the norm (both Apple and Snapchat added two-factor authentication for their login processes), it’s becoming the law. Starting August 1, 2015, the European Banking Association (EBA) will require all European businesses to have strong customer authentication when collecting payments in online transactions, including a mandatory multi-factor authentication process in […]
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Mobile Devices Driving Explosive E-Commerce Growth

May 27, 2015 Published by // // //

You see it everywhere—whether it’s a smartphone or a tablet, people are rarely without a mobile device glued to their hands. It’s no wonder that mobile commerce sales are rising exponentially. In 2013, over half of Walmart.com’s visitors were accessing the site on a mobile device. With new mobile payment and currency developments like Apple […]
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The Rise of Cloud Communications Platforms

December 10, 2014 Published by // // //

The shift of enterprise software to the cloud has accelerated over the past few years. According to BCG, global Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) business is growing at three times the rate of traditional on-premises software(1). This tremendous growth in SaaS is fueled by its rapid adoption. A survey(2) conducted by North Bridge Venture Partners in conjunction with […]
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