How they describe themselves: With operations in North America, the Middle East, and India, Zighra is playing a leading role in leveraging mobile telephony, collective intelligence, and implicit user authentication to reduce online and offline payment fraud. Our mission is to close the payment fraud gap, accelerate legitimate transactions, and build trust between consumers, merchants, and financial institutions.
How they describe their product/innovation: Zighra KineticID provides effortless, automatic, and instantaneous user recognition by adding an invisible security layer to mobile authentication. KineticID implicitly recognizes a user by actively evaluating the user’s unique kinetic interaction signature with their mobile device. Securely avoiding mandatory password and pin authentication eliminates observational shoulder surf, keylogger, and touchlogger risks vectors.