Thales Comprehensive Guide to Authentication Technologies Whitepaper

Digital identity presents a technical challenge because this process often involves proofing individuals over an open network, and always involves the authentication of individual subjects over an open network to access digital services. Unfortunately, the processes and technologies to establish and use digital identities offer multiple opportunities for impersonation and other attacks, meaning that accurate authentication must become a priority for businesses to achieve. This white paper provides a comprehensive guide on authentication technologies and methods.