The ever-increasing focus on cyber & physical security for public and private sector enterprises can addressed with a practical, reliable method to understand who has physical and logical access to their networks, information, and facilities. To address these concerns, government and industry partners have focused on a trusted identity management systems that include personal identity credentials, issued in a way that provides the relying parties with an agreed, requisite level of trust.
Global Digital Privacy and Security
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Provides an identity management model & governance structure based on operating rules that focus on business processes & enabling technologies. With a rapidly expanding membership, FiXs offers warranted users with a trusted gateway broker that includes a biometric authentication for verification of personal identity. The Federation is governed by its members, who share the investment, and the risk, of maintaining a trusted means of managing and verifying claimed identities.
For identity management to be effective, trusted partners must be able to rely on credentials issued by organizations other than their own. FiXs has developed credentials that are accepted by the most stringent criteria, operating rules, and C&A requirements of the U.S. Defense Department. The Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) and FiXs have entered into an agreement that establishes a secure interoperable Network for authenticating trusted identity credentials accross enterprises.