Why the Industry is Moving Away from KBV

Why is the industry moving away from KBV

Knowledge-based verification (KBV), also referred to as knowledge-based authentication (KBA), involves verifying someone is who they say they by asking a series of questions. KBA/KBV systems often ask users about past addresses or credit history data.

However, recent security issues have made KBA/KBV systems susceptible to cybercriminals, creating the need for KBA alternatives. These new methods protect against the flaws of traditional KBV/KBA solutions, including the prevalence of personal information on the dark web.

Download this brochure to learn more about the security concerns surrounding KBV/KBA as well as the major KBV/KBA alternatives. This switch can save your company from a major data breach in the future.