Scott Waddell

Scott Waddell is the CTO of iovation. He began his career in information security as a charter member of the Air Force Information Warfare Center, pioneering tools and techniques for automated vulnerability assessment and incident response.

Scott is an innovative technologist and executive with more than 20 years of hands-on leadership experience. His career spans fraud mitigation, computer and network security, critical infrastructure protection and information warfare. He is also co-inventor on six U.S. patents.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Scott Waddell and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

The behavioral economics of authentication

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How consumer omnichannel authentication benefits businesses

How consumer omnichannel authentication benefits businesses

Consumers want the same authentication experience across all channels without the hassle of remembering passwords, pins, etc. Consumer omnichannel authentication is transforming businesses and providing key benefits, including...

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