Archive for the ‘Technical Updates’ Category

Presenting: Progressive Profiling from LoginRadius

Have you ever had a website ask for personal information that made you say, “Why do you need to know that?” Customers may not always understand why certain information is necessary, which can cause a lack of trust between them and the company. Progressive profiling is a new feature of the LoginRadius Identity Platform that gradually gathers  data from customers in an automated way.

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Best Practices for Choosing Good Security Questions

Security questions can add an extra layer of certainty to your authentication process. Security questions are an alternative way of identifying your customers when they have forgotten their password, entered the wrong credentials too many times, or tried to log in from an unfamiliar device or location.

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Why Google Was Fined €50 Million for GDPR Violations

Google has been fined a record €50 million by a French regulator for failing to properly inform users how their data is being collected and used. This fine is the largest to come from European legislation that went into effect in 2018. The European Union’s new privacy law, called the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), gives its citizens more control over their data and how companies use it.

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23 Months of System Availability

LoginRadius is proud to announce that our CIAM platform has maintained 100% availability for the last 20 months, living up to our industry leading guarantee of 99.999% uptime on a monthly basis. System availability and peak load handling capabilities are the two most important elements to ensure an uninterrupted customer experience.

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Facebook Suspends 200 Apps During their Data Privacy Investigation

At least 200 apps have been suspended from Facebook amidst a data privacy investigation that CEO Mark Zuckerberg launched after the Cambridge Analytica scandal in March. The announcement came on Monday morning, nearly two months after Zuckerberg said that Facebook would investigate all the apps that had access to large amounts of data, before the company had changed their policies in 2014.

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