Identity Management (IdM) has developed several interpretations in the IT industry and is now associated as the management of a user's credentials and how they might log onto an online system. The focus on identity management goes back to the development of directories such as X.500 where a namespace is used to hold named objects that represent real life "identified" entities such as countries, organizations, applications, subscribers and devices.
To win the ongoing war against hackers and cyber criminals, IT professionals must do two things: Deploy and maintain endpoint security tools with the latest updates, and ensure the software applications running in their networks have the latest available patches.
Microsoft made a massive push to the cloud in 2014, and as a result Office 365 is taking off. We’re seeing it in how Okta customers are using Okta to connect to Office 365 in increasing numbers. This eGuide provides some data from the Okta Application Network on the trends we are seeing around Office 365. It also describes the most important things to consider for Identity and Mobility Management during deployment. Office 365 is unlike any other cloud app in it’s complexity, and it is best for IT to plan and deploy solutions around Identity and Mobility Management in concert with their Office 365 roll-out to get maximum user adoption.
Adding Macs to a Microsoft-based corporate network can be a challenge. This paper will explore how Centrify can quickly and easily provide the necessary tools to allow Macs to be managed in the same way PCs are managed today.
This white paper explores how cloud-based e-signature technology can drastically reduce the time it takes to complete deal making process and at the same time improve customer satisfaction, document security, and more.
Learn how e-signatures remove the last barrier between a hybrid paper to digital workflow to an all-electronic process, dramatically accelerating closure in any type of transaction that requires a contract.
This white paper shows how IT departments can help the business implement a solution that integrates with existing business applications and transforms procurement into a fast, agile process—all in a trusted environment.
The Dyre family of banking malware is back in the news after researchers recently observed that the malware incorporated tricks to avoid detection in malware sandboxes. Previously, Dyre was most notable for targeting high value bank accounts, including business accounts, and incorporating sophisticated social engineering components to overcome the 2-factor authentication used by most banks.
Read the white paper to learn how to put a plan in place for full functional validation, and get details on the importance of validating resiliency in a live environment; learn why small-scale recovery “simulations” are inadequate and misleading.
IBM Security Trusteer solutions provide a layered security approach that can help overcome the pitfalls of two-factor authentication. They can help identify the root cause of malware and phishing attacks, defend against identity theft and thwart the evolving tactics of today’s fraudsters.
Gartner recently released the Magic Quadrant for Identity and Access Management as a Service (IDaaS) and has named Okta a leader in the space. This Magic Quadrant evaluates vendors on their abilities to be global, general purpose identity and access management (IAM) service providers for multiple use cases.