Spanish facial recognition specialists FacePhi have announced that the company's UAF Authenticator has passed FIDO UAF interoperability testing.This means FacePhi has earned FIDO Certification that ensures the compliance of the FIDO standards and the improvement of the security and privacy of the authentication process.In a statement, the company said the advantages of this certification are the improvement in the usability of authentication, avoiding passwords (Passwordless Experience), providing an easy and fast process (transparent for the users) and needing just a mobile or tablet device.Also, FIDO UAF protocol ensures protection against phishing, man-in-the-middle or replay attacks. Finally, the server doesn't store any secrets that could be stolen; keys and biometric patterns are always in the device and all this without the use of third parties' software.