OneSpan plans to purchase an Australian startup founded by a longtime Quest Software executive to securely store and vault documents based on blockchain technology. Melbourne, Victoria-based ProvenDB uses blockchain to deliver security that prevents data tampering and document alteration.
In the latest update, four ISMG editors discuss important issues of 2022, including: CISO Marene Allison's unique career path; Ukrainian government cybersecurity official Victor Zhora on lessons learned from countering cyberattacks; and insights from CEO Nikesh Arora of Palo Alto Networks.
Every team building a web or mobile app faces the same dilemma with every new piece of functionality: build in-house or use out-of-the-box services to make the job easier and faster. And, more often than not, it starts with the fundamental choice of how to provide for authenticated user access.
Multifactor authentication needs to move away from one-time passwords sent via text message and embrace modern standards that prevent man-in-the-middle attacks. Plus, excessive identity challenges online lead to 20% of e-commerce transactions being abandoned, say experts at Authenticate 2022.
It’s no secret—hackers are after your passwords. Year after year, credential theft continues to be a top attack vector, yet organizations struggle to secure their credentials. Internal and external users risk being compromised when their passwords are shared, improperly stored, or used across multiple accounts and...
Reusable digital identities are the present and future of cybersecurity, says Gordon Harrison of Jumio. He explains why digital identity techniques are on course to replace existing identity proofing/identity verification tools and systems.
The world of work has changed. For businesses. For leaders. For employees. Remote jobs now make up more than 15% of the total opportunities in the U.S. and as we look to the future, one fact becomes clear: remote work is here to stay.
Companies have shifted their strategies to allow for long-term remote or hybrid...
Japanese conglomerate Hitachi has sold its small identity-as-a-service practice to Canadian software specialist Volaris Group to drive better execution around core products. The firm found it was easy to get lost within Hitachi given the conglomerate's size and focus on electronics and engineering.
There’s been an unintended effect from Okta’s acquisition of customer identity giant Auth0. It confused its own sales force with similar CIAM products. Salespeople quit. Okta's CEO says the company will work on better sales integration of Auth0.
We are back! In-person events are back! The Cyberark team looks forward to welcoming you at the Hyatt Regency - Long Beach for the Impact Tour on October 20th
Join us for this one-day in-person event where you will hear from CyberArk executives and industry leaders on top security initiatives. Engage with local...
CrowdStrike CEO George Kurtz says the size of the untapped opportunity around identity protection mirrors where the endpoint detection and response market was many years ago. The company saw over the last quarter a doubling of the number of customers subscribing to its identity protection module.
With its acquisition of Infiot, Netskope now carries both the networking and security technology needed to build a Secure Access Service Edge architecture following. The acquisition of Infiot's platform will allow Netskope customers to address both traditional and emerging SD-WAN use cases.
Organizations, both private and public, have greater urgency to adopt multi-factor authentication. Besides the increase in cyberattacks, cyber insurers are now requiring MFA to maintain coverage and President Biden's cybersecurity executive order has sparked organizations to implement stronger controls, all driven by...
Thales plans to enter the customer identity and access management market through its purchase of an emerging European CIAM player. The French firm plans to capitalize on OneWelcome's strong product by extending its footprint beyond Europe and into North America and Asia-Pacific.
The identity verification challenge for enterprises has become significantly more complicated due to mass digital transformation.
But behavioral analytics and anomaly detection, working together, can reduce both fraud and the friction that can come with traditional authentication methods.
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