Today is a day that’s all about authentication, identification and
First, I have been asked to make a speech at a payments conference all about
how to minimise risk; and, second, we have a meeting of the Financial Services Club this
evening, in the form of an Oxford Society style Debate with the motion: “This house believes our current authentication and
identification systems are good enough”.
I’ll report on the latter topic tomorrow, but thought I would write a summary
of my speech just to see how it plays out.