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authenticator

[ə′thent·ə‚kād·ər]
(communications)
Letter, numeral, or groups of letters or numerals attesting to the authenticity of a message or transmission.

authenticator

The device in an authentication system that physically allows or blocks access to the network. It is typically an access point in a wireless system or a network access server (NAS) in a dial-up system. See 802.1X and authentication.
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With FIDO authenticators, internet users now can more securely and easily log on to their online accounts using a password combined with a USB key or a local security token.
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0 allows authenticator vendors to integrate their offerings with any FIDO UAF compliant client and server architecture, helping to create more authenticator choices for consumers and enterprises.
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