We began last January with the realization that we have met a new and far more difficult class of cyber threat with the SolarWinds attack followed by the Colonial Pipeline attack in May. Both point to a fully wired world where physical and digital are colliding at unprecedented speeds.
If we had to choose a theme...
Identity: In most instances it can be an asset. But occasionally, left improperly secured, it can be a roadblock for an enterprise. Wade Ellery of Radiant Logic explains the Identity Data Fabric and how it can help enterprises solve major business problems.
Traditional hub-and-spoke networking architectures,
along with the castle-and-moat security perimeter
they utilize, simply cannot effectively provide
performance or security in today’s cloud-and-mobile
world. This is a problem all companies must begin
facing, lest they be left behind in a vulnerable...
If you picked a website at random, what you’d find might
surprise you. You would probably discover that, according to
Akamai internal research, automated web robots, or bots, are
responsible for between 30% and 70% of the total traffic to
websites today. That simple statistic belies a complicated truth.
The challenge of dealing with cybercrime is complex. Human factors and the human-computer interface are central components of cybersecurity. But because threat actors understand human behavior, they know how to manipulate it to achieve their goals—stealing money and valuable information from organizations...
This Aite-Novarica Group white paper, commissioned by Radiant Logic, examines the
toll enterprises pay due to identity sprawl and introduces Radiant Logic’s Identity Data
Fabric approach to support identity unification and simplification.
Key takeaways from this research include:
Financial services companies...
From the IT perspective, it’s harder than ever to manage the unending requests from the business side. Moving to the cloud, adding new applications, integrating new partners, securing new devices—business needs keep piling up, and it all needs to be done yesterday. Before you know it, IT has become the bottleneck...
When a large oil company moved to the US from Canada, they also embarked on an IAM modernization
and integration project. Because their business model included future M&As, the goal was to create a
foundation to support integration of business entities with disparate identity infrastructures so that they
Many employees are likely to begin looking for the flexibility and ease that remote work offers even as the pandemic wanes, turning many previously in-person government workplaces into hybrid ones.
As agencies begin to support a more permanent remote future, it’s critical that they build security in every
Now with a U.S. Department of Defense Impact Level 4 Provisional Authorization, Okta offers modern cloud-based access management to support today’s dynamic mission, veteran and dependent needs.
As a trusted identity management provider to the U.S. Federal Government, Okta keeps driving to ensure that all mission...
Coming soon in 2022, Okta Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) and Privileged Access Management (PAM) will make it easier for higher education institutions to manage complex identity lifecycles, control access, and meet compliance requirements.
The network detection and response market is "relatively unchallenged at this point by other markets," and detection is the most important use case, says Nat Smith of Gartner, who shares key findings from the company's report titled Emerging Trends: Top Use Cases for Network Detection and Response.
Modern organizations face a ton of cloud complexity—migrations, new applications, acquisitions, multi-cloud, microservices, and more. Change is the only constant in the cloud.
A strong cloud strategy treats security as one pillar among several and that tight integration with the rest of the business leads to...
Multi-factor authentication is defined as two out of the three categories of knowledge, possession, and inherence
factors. For example, a password plus SMS OTP would be a combination of knowledge and possession; a
password with biometric would be a combination of knowledge and inherence.
However, there’s also a...