The Write Stuff: E-signatures Safer Than the Real Thing
SecurityNewsDaily, by Matt Liebowitz
In a high-tech world where incidents of ultramodern cybercrime
are rapidly becoming the norm, it seems that something as
straightforward and arcane as a person’s signature — even an electronic
one — would be a simple and effortless target for criminals.
But behind every electronic signature used in banking and tax
transactions is a multipronged, and strong, network of security
provisions keeping the signers — and their data — secure.