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User Authentication on Mobile Devices

The main focus of this report is to study the security challenges surrounding user authentication on mobile devices and look at the technologies available in the market that offer robust user authentication mechanisms to protect enterprises against unauthorized access to their data, applications, and connectivity. The first chapter analyzes the trends driving the adoption of stronger authentication solutions. The second chapter talks about the variety of authentication technologies available in the market, emphasizing on OTP, software tokens, single sign-on, public key infrastructure (PKI), and other software based authentication mechanisms. The final chapter provides an analysis of different players in the market and includes a review of six companies: MobileIron, Gemalto, Centrify, Entrust Datacard, SecureAuth, and Sansa Security.

Table of Contents

  • 1. GROWING DEMAND FOR SECURE USER AUTHENTICATION
    • 1.1. Authentication-based Attacks on the Rise
    • 1.2. Types of Authentication
    • 1.3. Regulatory Compliance
  • 2. THE CHANGING PARADIGM OF EFFECTIVE AUTHENTICATION
    • 2.1. Authentication Using Passwords
    • 2.2. Security Tokens
    • 2.3. Hardware Tokens
    • 2.4. Software Tokens
    • 2.5. Certificate-based Authentication
    • 2.6. Public Key Infrastructure
    • 2.7. Single Sign-on (SSO)
    • 2.8. Federated Identity (FID)
    • 2.9. Open Authentication (OAuth)
    • 2.10. Multi-factor Authentication
    • 2.11. Market Analysis
  • 3. VENDORS
    • 3.1. MobileIron
    • 3.2. Sansa Security
    • 3.3. SecureAuth
    • 3.4. Centrify
    • 3.5. Gemalto
    • 3.6. Entrust Datacard

Tables

  1. Total Secure USB Token Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2015 to 2020
  2. Managed Mobile PKI Revenues, World Market, Forecast: 2015 to 2020
  3. Multi-factor Authentication Market , World Market, Forecast: 2015 to 2020
  4. Mobile Multi-factor Authentication Market, World Market, Forecast: 2015 to 2020

Charts

  1. Total USB Token Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2014 to 2019
  2. Managed Mobile PKI Revenues, World Market, Forecast: 2015 to 2020
  3. Global Multi-factor Authentication Market , World Market, Forecast: 2014 to 2019
  4. Mobile Multi-factor Authentication Market , World Market, Forecast: 2014 to 2019