What is user identification and why is it better than having to rely on failed usernames and passwords? Find out when Haywood Talcove, CEO of Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk.
Identity theft robs federal agencies in two ways. First, as many have found in recent years, the data they hold on citizens, and especially those who apply for benefits, is an attractive target for hackers looking to steal and resell identities. Second, agencies lose when they pay benefits to people who filed or applied using stolen or made-up identities.