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About The FIDO Alliance
The FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance,
www.fidoalliance.org, was formed in July 2012 to address the lack of interoperability among
strong authentication technologies, and remedy the problems users face with creating and remembering multiple usernames and passwords. The Alliance plans to change the nature of authentication by developing standards-based specifications for better authentication that define an open, scalable, interoperable set of mechanisms that reduce reliance on passwords. Better authentication is stronger, private, and easier to use when authenticating to online services.