The Forrester Report outlines 10 core functional areas of identity management and governance (IMG) and provides the best practices for building and operationalizing an effective IMG program across each functional area.
Key Findings of the report:
Rightsize user roles to overcome overprovisioned group...
According to Gartner security and risk management (SRM) leaders responsible for identity and access management (IAM) and fraud detection should "Target a SaaS or cloud-based deployment first, dropping back to on-premises only if there are specific needs that cannot be overcome or addressed."
Key Findings of...
The Public Sector’s Path to Modern Customer
Over a decade ago, the federal government recognized the need for greater security through identity management by instituting the Federal Identity, Credential, and Access Management (FICAM) architecture. FICAM comprises the tools, policies, and systems that allow an...
Government Agencies: New Demands, New Technology Needs
Government agencies are adopting new IT systems and making upgrades to legacy systems at a rate like never before. This creates challenges as moves to the cloud and more modern solutions create challenges with compatibility, security and data protection. A new...
The Path to Streamline Identity and Access
The need for stronger security and more seamless access to virtual campus life prompts higher ed officials to consider agile, passwordless identity platforms.
In 2020, the "zero trust" conversation evolved from "What is it?" to "How do we achieve a zero trust architecture?" Chase Cunningham, principal analyst serving security and risk professionals at Forrester, offers an outlook for what we can expect in 2021.
What's needed to make a shift from traditional IAM to CIAM? To start, an organization needs to look at fraud detection solutions and risk-based authentication technologies such as device intelligence and behavioral biometrics, says David Britton of Experian.
The COVID-19 pandemic has spotlighted an array of evolving patient privacy issues that legislators and regulators will need to address in the year ahead, say government policy experts Mari Savickis and Cassie Leonard of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives.
MITRE ATT&CK for ICS provides a framework for security managers to assess and improve their security controls for industrial control systems (ICS) and operational technology (OT) environments.
The Armis agentless device security platform is the fastest, most efficient way to find and stop cyber attacks in ICS and OT...
Why identity is your #1 security problem
Watch the Computer Weekly interview
Bryan Glick, editor-in-chief at Computer Weekly, speaks to Okta's Max Faun about identity and security, covering:
Why 81% of cybersecurity breaches are password-related
How Customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM) can help you...
Successful customer identity management
Watch the Computer Weekly interview
Computer Weekly's Bryan Glick spoke to Max Faun from Okta to find out how you can deploy a successful identity management model.
How to make identity and access management work
Hear multiple real-world access management examples
Securely connecting users to applications is not a new problem, and to address this challenge, organizations traditionally adopted Web Access Management (WAM) solutions to secure login and reduce friction for users when accessing web applications on-premises.
The Okta Platform and migration strategy offers a...
Identity attacks such as phishing, credential stuffing, brute-force-attacks, etc. are increasingly common and sophisticated methods for committing account takeovers. These attacks result in increased security risks, brand damage and outright fraud.
Additionally, today’s customer expects seamless access with...