A post-SolarWinds move away from Active Directory Federation Services to Azure AD - now known as Entra ID - didn't necessarily stop hackers from forging single sign-on authentication messages, warn security researchers from Semperis, who unveiled an attack they dub "Silver SAML."
Okta's 90-day push to improve its security architecture and operations after a crippling October 2023 data breach delivered quick results, CEO Todd McKinnon said. Okta over the past quarter reduced credential stuffing attempts and malicious bot traffic for its largest customers by more than 90%.
SSH Communications Security CEO Teemu Tunkelo left the Finnish cybersecurity vendor abruptly Monday after low license sales in late 2023 slowed the company's growth. No reason was given for Tunkelo's departure, which stems from an agreement between the CEO and SSH and will take effect immediately.
Britain's privacy watchdog ordered Serco Leisure, which operates nearly 40 leisure facilities, to cease using facial recognition and fingerprint scanning for clocking employees in and out, saying the company failed to demonstrate such technology was "necessary or proportionate."
The Digital Operational Resilience Act (DORA) is intended to help EU financial sector organizations improve their resilience against cyberattacks. Overall, DORA places a key focus on securing information and communication technology (ICT). The act applies not only to financial firms, but also to third parties that...
The CyberArk Identity Security Platform secures high-risk cloud operations teams to reduce the risk of breach as they migrate, scale and operate infrastructure and services for internal and customer-facing applications. It unifies security for both system and federated access to long-lived systems, elastic workloads...
The EU’s Network and Information Systems 2 (NIS2) directive is intended to help organizations improve their resilience against cyberattacks. Notably, NIS2 places a key focus on securing critical infrastructure and reducing supply chain risks stemming from third party vendors.
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In the new The Forrester Wave™ for Privileged Identity Management, Q4 2023, Forrester evaluates the most significant vendors and how they measure up.
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In the latest weekly update, Jeremy Grant of Venable LLP joins editors at ISMG to discuss the state of secure identity in 2024, the challenges in developing next-generation remote ID proofing systems, and the potential role generative AI can play in both compromising and protecting identities.
California privileged access management vendor Delinea announced it will acquire identity governance and administration vendor Fastpath. "We believe privilege, not just identity, is the true security perimeter," said Delinea Chief Product Officer Phil Calvin.
Jeff Shiner, CEO of the popular password management company 1Password, said Monday that the company is acquiring leading device security platform Kolide in response to the "historic transformation of the workplace that demands transformative and intuitive new security solutions."
When a hospital or clinic is hit with a cyberattack, it often seems as if the electronic health record systems just can't win. Even if the EHR system is not the prime target of the attack, it's still frequently taken off line as the organization responds to the incident. What should entities do?
Protecting our identities is extremely important. An identity fabric is a robust identity control framework, but before you can roll one out, you need to understand all aspects of the IAM life cycle, assess all the areas of risk and make sure that remediation controls are in place.
"Identity Security maturity is grounded in four tenets: Identity Security tools, integration, automation and continuous threat detection and protection. Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) surveyed 1,500 identity-related security experts across 16 countries to explore the business goals that drive organizational alignment...