Reply to post: Re: "Microsoft", "cloud", "passwordless authentication"......................

Microsoft promises end-to-end encrypted Teams calls for some, invites you to go passwordless with Azure AD

Nick Ryan Silver badge

Re: "Microsoft", "cloud", "passwordless authentication"......................

Lots of things... largely that replacing the secret component of authentication with a non-secret component is fundamentally stupid. Using facial recognition or fingerprints as an Identifier? That's fine, but as a replacement as a secret, such as a password? That never improves security.

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