Identity theft jumped in the past few years. It’s more than evident that people want assurances that they can make safe transactions when they make purchases on iTunes or any e-commerce site.
Fran Rosch, senior vice president at VeriSign, showed us an example of how cloud based authentication provides a new layer of security for online transactions made over a mobile device. The VeriSign service is now available on the iPhone, the Blackberry and a number of other mobile devices.
Related….The New York Times takes a look at the VeriSign service.