Authentication

The Password is Dead?


The password is dead, or at least that was what Bill Gates proclaimed in 2004. Since then, the password has been declared defunct many times by industry leaders and pundits. Death knells for the much maligned, but much used passwords have now reached a frantic level. Despite the strident proclamations of the demise of...

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Simplicity + Security: Biometric Face Authentication Offers Both


Planning a user authentication strategy is a balancing act, requiring organizations to reconcile strong data security with users’ demands for convenient data access. Biometric face authentication is quickly becoming the go-to. Passwords are a perfect example...

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Like It or Not, Your Face is Your ID


Cybercrime and data protection are on everyone’s mind. From the consumer perspective, more people are choosing to do business with security-conscious companies. Across industries, advanced security solutions are becoming a must-have, increasingly in the form...

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11 Innovative Cybersecurity Thought Leaders to Follow on Twitter


Keeping up with the latest in security and threat news is challenging. We’ve gathered a list, in no particular order, of the 11 most innovative thought leaders making an impact in the fast-paced world of cybersecurity. Their expert and in-depth insights...

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Server Events: Which Ones You Should Monitor and Why


I have yet to meet a CISO, IT Security Analyst, Security Consultant or equivalent that disputes the importance of ensuring active monitoring of logs is enabled—especially when accessing systems with valuable or sensitive information. After all, if a system or...

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Adaptive, Risk-Based Authentication — Your Questions, Answered


The need to secure your business information, systems and access is more critical than ever. At the same time, you must balance the need for enhanced security against the accessibility and productivity needs of your employees. Get the balance right and you...