NAFCU Services Announces Daon as a Preferred Partner for Biometric Authentication

Daon is the exclusive biometric authentication technology provider for the National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) members

ARLINGTON, VA– [Press Release] – NAFCU Services Corporation has selected Daon, a leading provider of biometric authentication and identity assurance solutions, as their Preferred Partner for biometric authentication technology. Daon joins the distinguished group of NAFCU Services Preferred Partners, carefully selected by leading CEOs in the credit union industry.

For over a decade, Daon has been a leader in biometric adoption. Daon’s IdentityX® Platform allows financial institutions, among others, to integrate biometrics for their mobile authentication needs, such as face, fingerprint, and voice recognition into existing security schemas. IdentityX® helps organizations improve the user experience, reduce fraud, manage risk, attract new members, and future-proof their security technology.

I couldn’t be more excited about our partnership with Daon, said Randy Salser, NAFCU Services Corporation President. At NAFCU Services we continue to identify essential solutions for credit unions, and the technologyDaon provides addresses major security threats that are top priorities for NAFCU members. Our partnership with Daon supports and strengthens the credit union community as a whole.

We are delighted to partner with NAFCU Services to bring mobile biometric authentication to credit union members, said Daon CEO Tom Grissen. We look forward to working with NAFCU members to help credit unions garner a more secure future in addition to enjoying a faster and more convenient way to authenticate via their mobile app.

About NAFCU Services Corporation

NAFCU Services Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of the National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU). For 40 years, NAFCU Services has partnered with the industry’s leading providers to offer superior solutions to the credit union industry. The NAFCU Services Preferred Partner Seal designates only those suppliers who are truly committed to credit unions, and who have undergone a rigorous evaluation process by three boards of credit union CEOs. For more information, visit.

About Daon

Daon is a leading provider of biometric authentication and identity assurance solutions focused on meeting the needs of enterprise and public sector customers worldwide. Daon has pioneered methods for securely and conveniently combining biometric and identity capabilities in multiple channels. Daon empowers its customers and their users to choose the factor or combination of factors that best meet their situational needs and preferences.

Daon’s offerings include rich mobile biometric authentication and biometric identity management solutions with deployments that include border management, immigration, employee credentialing, national ID, passports, driver’s licenses, voter registration, beneficiary verification, cloud authentication, payments verification and digital banking. For more information, visit the company's website.