Most organizations recognize the need for least privilege but can stray off the path to full endpoint security after removing local admins, leaving points of access vulnerable for threat actors. How do you make sure your organization is fully secured without negatively impacting end user productivity and overall...
Introducing Easy, Convenient Workplace Access from HID + Apple
In today's digital landscape, the need for robust cybersecurity measures has never been more critical. Empower your employees with the knowledge and tools they need to become active participants in safeguarding sensitive data, protecting valuable...
Say goodbye to traditional access cards and welcome a new era of secure connectivity. By harnessing the power of your smartphone or wearable, this innovative technology eliminates the reliance on traditional physical access cards, keys, or passwords.
Check out this white paper to see some key features and benefits...
In today's digital age, cybersecurity threats are more prevalent than ever, especially in the higher education sector. Educational institutions face unique challenges in safeguarding sensitive data and protecting their networks from malicious attacks.
This whitepaper explores the transformative power of mobile...
Eric Eddy, principal technical marketing engineer at Cisco, discusses critical aspects of user-centric security. From alleviating the security burden on users to the role of zero trust in granting access, Eric provides actionable insights for achieving a seamless and robust security posture.
CyberArk, BeyondTrust and Delinea maintained their spots atop Gartner's privileged access management Magic Quadrant, while One Identity, Wallix and Arcon fell from the leader ranks. Over the past half-decade, PAM has gone from being required for large companies to being an insurance prerequisite.
In the latest weekly update, four editors at ISMG discuss important cybersecurity and privacy issues, including how to keep assets secure in the quantum era, when common usernames pose a cybersecurity threat, and how to strike the right balance between regulation and innovation in AI.
Honeypot data collected by CISO Jesse La Grew highlights how attackers continue to target default usernames - including for SSH - together with weak passwords to gain brute force remote access to their targets. Here are essential username, password and remote service practices for combating such attacks.
Generative AI is transforming the digital fraud landscape and arming fraudsters like never before. Fraudsters are creating hyper-realistic deepfake identities, deploying targeted spear phishing campaigns, and orchestrating synthetic fraud using AI-generated personas.
Why act now? The urgency is clear. These advanced...
The crazy fluctuations in the stock market over the past 14 months can drive short-term thinking for publicly traded firms, said CEO Fran Rosch. A proposed $2.3 billion buy by Thoma Bravo would allow ForgeRock to think about the best long-term investments and opportunities in the identity market.
A finalist at this year's RSA Innovation Sandbox contest landed Series A funding to detect threats and secure access for nonhuman identities. The $25 million will enable Astrix Security to expand from managing access for nonhuman identities to understanding threats to services and applications.
Learn about best practices for privileged access management (PAM) in the context of how you’d secure valuables in your own home. In this episode of The Drawing Board, our experts discuss three PAM controls for guarding the pathways leading to the most sensitive resources in your house:
Hardware-based authentication vendor Yubico plans to go public at an $800 million valuation by merging with a special purpose acquisition company. The Swedish firm said becoming publicly traded will accelerate Yubico's push to enter adjacent authentication markets and land clients in new verticals.
In the latest weekly update, Venable's Jeremy Grant joins ISMG editors to discuss how to defend against the increasing use of MFA fatigue attacks, takeaways from a recent U.S. probe into compliance issues related to Login.gov services and the latest updates on the Improving Digital Identity Act.
Zero trust principles and architectures are being widely embraced and adopted by the public and private sectors. Legacy security architectures and network defenses are simply ineffective at managing a world more reliant on the cloud and remote workers. Almost every attack today requires privilege for the initial...