“You have to bother about phishing because you continue to rely on passwords. Should the password be removed from digital identity altogether, there would be no worry about phishing altogether”.

“Where passwords have disappeared, phishing of passwords has disappeared”

If we agree to these ‘password-less’ arguments, we would have to agree to the following views as well.

“Remove a lock/key system from our houses and we will be freed from the worry about loss and theft of the keys.”

“Remove the army from our defense system and we will not have to see our army beaten”.

Would you?

*References*

Removal of Passwords and Its SecurityEffect”

“Pictorial Presentation of PhishingDetection by Episodic Image Memory”

Key References

Digital Identity for Global Citizens

What We Know for Certain about Authentication Factors

Image-to-Code Conversion by Expanded Password System

Summary and Brief History — Expanded Password System

Proposition on How to Build Sustainable Digital Identity Platform

Additional References

Account Recovery with Expanded Password System

External Body Features Viewed as ‘What We Are’

History, Current Status and Future Scenarios of Expanded Password System

Negative Security Effect of Biometrics Deployed in Cyberspace

Availability-First Approach

Update: Questions and Answers — Expanded Password System and Related Issues (30/June/2020)

< Videos on YouTube>

Slide: Outline of Expanded Password System (3minutes 2seconds)

Digital Identity for Global Citizens (10minutes — narrated)

Demo: Simplified Operation on Smartphone for consumers (1m41s)

Demo: High-Security Operation on PC for managers (4m28s)

Demo: Simple capture and registration of pictures by users (1m26s)

Slide: Biometrics in Cyber Space — “below-one” factor authentication

< Media Articles Published in 2020 >

Digital Identity — Anything Used Correctly Is Useful https://www.valuewalk.com/2020/05/digital-identity-biometrics-use/

‘Easy-to-Remember’ is one thing ‘Hard-to-Forget’ is another https://www.paymentsjournal.com/easy-to-remember-is-one-thing-hard-to-forget-is-another/

Identity Assurance And Teleworking In Pandemic https://www.informationsecuritybuzz.com/articles/identity-assurance-and

Advocate of ‘Identity Assurance by Our Own Volition and Memory’, Inventor of Expanded Password System and Founder of Mnemonic Identity Solutions Limited in UK.