Shahrokh Shahidzadeh is the CEO of Acceptto, where he leads a team of technologists driving a paradigm shift in cybersecurity through Acceptto’s Cognitive Continuous Authentication TM technology. Shahrokh is a seasoned technologist and leader with 27 years of contribution to modern computer architecture, device identity, platform trust elevation, large IoT initiatives and Ambient Intelligence Research (AIR) with more than 20 issued and pending patents. Prior to Acceptto, Shahrokh was a senior principal technologist contributing to Intel Corporation for 25 years in a variety of leadership positions where he architected and led multiple billion-dollar product initiatives.
As consumers increasingly rely on cashless spending, the PCI SSC has identified a process to secure cardholder data. Acceptto CEO Shahrokh Shahidzadeh discusses why it’s time to replace password-based credentials.