Multi-Factor Authentication

Protect your workforce identities, networks and data with passwordless, phishing-resistant and traditional multi-factor authentication.

Strong Security for Every User, Application
and Use Case

The best defense against cybercrime is a combination of sign-on scenarios. With HID, you can tailor an MFA framework that solves your unique use cases and fits your specific security requirements, business needs and compliance mandates. Deploy on-premise or in the cloud and choose from the industry’s broadest range of authentication methods and form factors, including smart cards and security keys with support for FIDO, PKI, OATH and more.

From standalone to managed credentials, it’s a versatile solution that provides end-to-end security while accommodating your users’ workflow, and it steps up when you need it the most. MFA done right balances protection, encryption and ease-of-use, while ensuring the sign-on experience is seamless and efficient for everyone involved.

HID’s Multi-Factor Authentication Portfolio

A suite of products that come together to deliver a scalable solution that suits your needs.

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Smart Cards & Security Keys

Passwordless and phishing-resistant authenticators, merging physical and digital access into a single solution

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Credential Management

Issue and manage digital certificates on smart cards and security keys

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Authentication Services

Secure access to VPN, applications and networks

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Desktop Authentication

Rapid secure desktop and shared workstations log-in using biometrics, mobile, smart cards, security keys or access badges

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RFID Readers & Modules​

Our OMNIKEY® readers and modules support any smart card for any applications on any computer — while enabling strong authentication to digital devices, networks or cloud services.

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Biometric Readers & Modules​

Single-finger readers provide reliable biometric identity-based security for access to most anything — IT networks, medical facilities and files, employee systems.

Secure Physical and Digital Resources Through a Single Solution

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Cloud and Mobile Applications

Secure access to modern and legacy applications using smart cards, security keys, OTP tokens or mobile
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Servers and VPNs

Strong authentication to IT infrastructure with a broad range of authenticators
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Employee Computers and Devices

Strong MFA and SSO protection using smart cards, security keys, OTP tokens or mobile
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Digital Signatures

Digitally sign emails and documents to prove identity and authenticity
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Encrypt to protect hard drives, emails and sensitive data
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Shared Workstations

Rapid log-in with biometrics, smart cards, security keys or ID badges

Passwordless Convenience

Passwords are a massive attack vector, leaving organizations vulnerable no matter how long or complex they are. The best MFA security solutions extend Zero Trust security by offering users the flexibility to authenticate in multiple ways — including without passwords. Why switch to passwordless authentication? Because it provides greater security and simplicity for both users and admins, and it even lowers help desk expenses.

Take An Access Adventure With OMNIKEY Interactive Experience

Preview how various settings — workplace, higher education, healthcare and more — transform into ecosystems of efficiency with simple, secure RFID connections.

Interact with our Choose Your OMNIKEY tool to mix-and-match access point possibilities driven by HID’s single Powerful Platform for RFID User Authentication.

What Sets Us Apart

MFA protects your data while ensuring that your workforce has seamless access to the resources and systems they need — from anywhere.

Quickly authenticate with very little effort and add an extra layer of security thanks to a wide range of smart RFID and biometric readers and modules that easily integrate into your specific configuration. Match the right technology with each application for an ideal security outfit.

Here’s what sets HID Global’s MFA solutions apart:

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Adaptive Security

Automatically assess risk and adjust requirements at each step of the authentication process while incorporating additional factors like location and behavioral biometrics
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Globally Trusted

Trusted by multiple industries with decades of experience in government and enterprise workforce across the globe
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Frictionless Experience

Give users fast, seamless access to enterprise resources and empower them to do their jobs wherever they are
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Effortless Compliance

Built to the highest security standards, our solutions help you stay secure, while ensuring compliance with continuously evolving mandates and regulations

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What Our Customers Are Saying

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It is not often that you find a solution that increases security and is convenient to use.

Tatsuya Kawashima
Kawasaki Thermal Engineering
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Password-related help desk calls fell sharply from 30 per day to zero.

Louie Villa
Teachers Federal Credit Union
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DigitalPersona helps us comply with the CJIS two-factor authentication requirement.

Bob Erdely
Phoenix Police Department

Award-Winning Multi-Factor Authentication Solutions

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Streamlined Integration

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Fortify Your Digital Front With Passwordless Authentication

The practice of logging in to systems with a password is going the way of the dinosaur.

To battle criminals lurking around digital corners — and eliminate the bad habits humans repeat with weak, reused and poor password practices — organizations must evolve to apply stronger authentication measures as part of their digital defense strategy.

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Advanced Authentication Buyer's Guide

As organizations move to adopt advanced authentication, the challenge lies in selecting a solution that addresses their unique requirements and covers all authentication use cases. Learn the latest trends and criteria for finding the right solution for you.

Download the guide
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The Journey to Passwordless Authentication and Zero Trust

Shift your authentication strategy to a Zero Trust model using phishing-resistant credentials like FIDO and PKI.

Read the eBook

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