TMW01 No More Passwords! An Introduction to Windows Hello for Business


8:00am - 9:15am

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Richard Hicks

Founder and Principal Consultant

Hicks Consulting, Inc.

Passwords suck. Everyone knows it! Our best efforts to ensure their strength and protection have proven to be of little value. Credential theft is rampant, and this weakness is often exploited by malicious actors. So why not get rid of them? That's precisely what Microsoft has been thinking. Windows Hello for Business is a solution designed to replace common passwords with strong multifactor authentication using biometric identification such as facial or fingerprint recognition.

You will learn:

  • What Windows Hello is?
  • The benefits of using Windows Hello for Business
  • Infrastructure requirements for Windows Hello for Business