The LastPass Hack and What They’re Doing Right

On June15th LastPass announced that they experienced a data breach, while this sounds bad (and it is), it’s not a reason to panic. In recent memory we have witnessed data breaches that have compromised raw credit card numbers which results in an immediate potential for fraud. This is inevitable when credit card numbers are multi-use … [Read more…]

Breaking Down Biometric Security | TechZone 360

Sonavation COO, Bob Stewart, was featured as a guest columnist on TMCNet’s TechZone 360. In his article he breaks down biometric security and where it is headed. A very interesting read for anyone interested in the FIDO Alliance or the Biometric Security Space. Breaking Down Biometric Security By TechZone360 Special Guest Bob Stewart, COO, Sonavation … [Read more…]

Sonavation’s CTO Rainer Schmitt Receives Top Honors From the IEEE for Breakthroughs in Ultrasound Security Authentication Technologies

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL–(Marketwired – Jun 2, 2015) – Sonavation, a pioneer in ultrasound biometric technology for digital authentication security, today announced that CTO Rainer Schmitt is the honored recipient of the prestigious 2015 CQR Chairman’s Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ (IEEE) Technical Committee on Communications Quality & Reliability (CQR) during … [Read more…]

Sonavation Bring Your Children to Work Day

Sonavation supports children’s education in technology, hosting our annual Bring Your Children to Work Day. On May 26th, 2015, Sonavation held it’s annual Bring Your Children to Work Day. The kids got to experience the day-to-day activities that take place at Sonavation HQ and get a look at the great work their Mom or Dad … [Read more…]

Bob Stewart Responds to New Google Login Process

Last week, Google rolled out a new login process that hints at further changes to promote more secure authentication. Sonavation COO, Bob Stewart, gave his thoughts on the news shared by TechCrunch: “It would appear that Google is paving the road for FIDO UAF. That said, my sense is that this goes beyond that and … [Read more…]

FIDO Alliance Keynote at RSA 2015

Were you able to catch the FIDO Alliance Keynote at RSA Conference 2015? If not, you’re in luck. Follow the link to listen in and see what the future holds for FIDO and the death of the password. FIDO Alliance 2015 RSA Conference

connect:ID

Last week, we exhibited for our first time at the 2nd connect:ID Conference and Expo. The show, while quite small, was very well focused from an attendee perspective, and was a gathering of the who’s who in the field of biometrics. Alongside us, exhibitors included CrossMatch, HID Global, Gemalto, Qualcomm and BIO-key. The show kicked off … [Read more…]

Sonavation Announces Karl Weintz, Former Vice President of HID Global, as President & Chief Executive Officer

Sonavation Announces Karl Weintz, Former Vice President of HID Global, as President & Chief Executive Officer Company Makes Additional Executive Appointments, Strengthening Management Team   PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL—January 27, 2015—Sonavation, pioneer in biometric ultrasound technology for digital security, today announced Karl F. Weintz as the company’s new president & chief executive officer (CEO), also … [Read more…]

Sonavation Launches IDKEY, the Most Advanced Biometric Password Manager and Security Key Devices

Sonavation Launches IDKEY, the Most Advanced Biometric Password Manager and Security Key Devices IDKEY Leverages Unique 3D Surface Scan Ultrasound Technology To Protect Your Digital World   PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL—January 6, 2015—Sonavation, a pioneer in biometric ultrasound technology for digital security, today announced the launch of its IDKEY biometric security key product line. IDKEY … [Read more…]

Sonavation Acquires Assets of Security Identification Company, Arkami, Inc.

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL—December 22, 2014—Sonavation, world leader and pioneer in biometric ultrasound technology for digital security, today acquired the assets of Arkami, Inc., best known for the development of myIDkey, which included advanced hardware and software technology in the secure authentication password management space. With this acquisition and the strength of the combined technologies, … [Read more…]