A Look Ahead: Jeremy Grant on Identity Security in 2023Industry Support Grows, But Will the New Congress Get Behind Secure Identities?
Apple, Google and Microsoft supported a new common passwordless sign-in standard, and a key Senate committee approved the Improving Digital Identity Act of 2022. How will these moves pay off in 2023? Identity security expert Jeremy Grant weighs in on trends and predictions for the new year.
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In this video interview with Information Security Media Group, Grant discusses:
- The current "State of Identity Security";
- Where we have made strides in ensuring identity verification;
- Concerns over turnover among cybersecurity leaders in Congress.
Grant, an ISMG contributor who leads technology business strategy at Venable, was the founding leader of the National Program Office for the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace and senior executive adviser for identity management at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. He led the White House's initiative to catalyze a marketplace of secure, easy-to-use, privacy-enhancing identity solutions for online services through government and private sector partnerships.