Passwordless for Customers

Eliminate passwords to reduce risk and customer frustration.

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Delight Your Customers and Eliminate Password-Based Threats


Deliver an end-to-end passwordless experience that requires no customer usernames and passwords — and doesn’t require storing them either. 

Making passwordless authentication a part of your customer identity and access management (CIAM) platform is the key to unlocking higher customer conversion rates with superior experiences. At the same time, you’ll strengthen your defenses against password-based attacks, such as phishing, malware, and ransomware. 

Now you can remove all unnecessary friction from the customer journey — and reduce costs and complexity.


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Key Benefits


Shorten Time to Value with No-Code Passwordless Journeys

ForgeRock's no-code orchestration eliminates the need for specialized developer skills, saving time and costs. Simply drag and drop pre-built FIDO2 WebAuthn and passkey-enabled "nodes" into the journey editor and connect them together to build a passwordless authentication journey.

Simple, Convenient and Secure Customer Identity Experiences

Simple, Convenient, and Secure Customer Identity Experiences

Flexibly design passwordless experiences for authentication, registration, and all access to deliver a complete passwordless experience beyond MFA. Combine biometrics with push (OATH), OTPs, QR codes, or third-party authenticators to build end-to-end passwordless identity experiences.

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Eliminate Phishing and Keep Customers Safe

Eliminate Phishing and Keep Customers Safe

Prevent large-scale credential reuse attacks and other misuse associated with passwords. Reduce the risk of phishing and account takeover (ATO) fraud, while addressing password-based MFA usability challenges that introduce friction, often resulting in shopping cart abandonment.


FIDO2 WebAuthn Implementation

Easily implement a standards-based secure experience with out-of-the-box support for open standards for web-based passwordless authentication. FIDO2 WebAuthn is a global standard supported on all leading browsers and platforms.


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Multi-Device Credentials: Passkeys

ForgeRock's out-of-the-box support for FIDO sign-in credentials — passkeys — enables customers to use one set of sign-in credentials to authenticate to services across multiple devices, browsers, and platforms. Users replacing phones or devices can access services without having to re-enroll every account, removing inconvenience due to a lost or new device.


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Signals-Based Intelligent Access

Leverage user and device signals to enable contextual intelligence and customer choice in authentication journey design. Based on real-time digital signals collected by native or third-party partner nodes, direct the authentication journey accordingly, balancing access risk with a frictionless login experience.


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Third-Party Partner Integrations 

Build rich customer journeys for different passwordless authentication scenarios by dragging and dropping pre-built partner solutions, such as biometrics systems and other passwordless technologies, into journeys.


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The Three Keys to Passwordless Authentication


Robust Orchestration

Extensive Authentication Methods

Ease of Application Integration

ForgeRock's no-code identity orchestration makes it easy to go passwordless. Simply drag and drop pre-coded WebAuthn "nodes" into the orchestration user interface and connect them together. Test and optimize passwordless journeys with rapid A/B testing. Offer customers the convenience of WebAuthn passkeys – ForgeRock Identity Cloud supports passkeys out-of-the-box.

Embrace passwordless authentication with an expansive set of methods, both native and third party, such as FIDO2 WebAuthn, passkeys, OATH, platform authenticators (Apple TouchID, Windows Hello), push, OTPs, biometrics, hardware authenticators, and more. This range of methods provides fast, broad enablement of passwordless across mobile authenticators, smart cards, biometric devices, digital certificates, browsers, and applications.

Easily add passwordless authentication to your existing services and applications with ForgeRock’s standards-based approach to passwordless. The ForgeRock SDKs, Agents, and Gateway make it easy to integrate passwordless journeys into your web and mobile applications, reducing costs of implementation while allowing you to quickly meet your changing business needs.

Go Passwordless in Phases


Passwordless doesn't have to be an all-or-nothing initiative. You can roll it out in phases.

Start with the people who need it the most: your customers who perform high-stakes digital transactions and are at the highest risk of phishing and other forms of attack. Tech-savvy users eager to enroll their WebAuthn-enabled devices are good candidates for a passwordless pilot program.

Any customer who owns a smartphone can go passwordless today, and many organizations roll out passwordless incrementally to these customers. For example, you may want to invite every fifth user logging into your site(s) to enroll a mobile device or hardware token for passwordless authentication.

Passwordless offers your organization a range of benefits — get started today

Enhance Customer Experiences

Enhance Customer Experiences

Eliminating the cumbersome registration and login experience helps onboard customers faster, build trust, and retain them longer. It also helps to prevent poor experiences that can lead to shopping cart abandonment.

Strengthen Security

Strengthen Security

Fully half of all breaches in 2022 were the result of compromised credentials. Removing passwords reduces the risk of many identity-based threats, such as phishing, credential stuffing, and brute-force attacks.

Reduce costs

Reduce costs

You can cut operational costs by dramatically reducing the volume of help desk calls and tickets, many of which are password related. With ForgeRock, you can also provide the self-service capabilities customers want.

Solution Brief

Ubiquitous Passwordless Authentication with FIDO Passkeys


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Analyst Report

KuppingerCole Leadership Compass, Passwordless Authentication, 2022


How Your Organization Can Eliminate Passwords Faster