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Security Boulevard, 08/10/19
Healthcare Identity Management
Identity management is a practice that permeates through many industries. After all, in our technological age, an average employee at almost any or...
Security Intelligence , 08/09/19
How Implementing Cloud Identity Can Improve Security and Data Privacy
Digital transformation is changing everything in the business world, including customer relations. Cloud identity can make those transactions more ...
Your Mobile Phone Is Your Identity. How Do You Protect It?
Not integrating mobile phone platforms and protecting them with a Zero Trust Security framework can add up to $240K to the cost of a breach.
Venture Beat, 07/30/19
Truework raises $12 million to verify people’s identity automatically
Truework, a San Francisco-based developer of cloud-hosted identity verification solutions, has raised $12 million in venture capital.
Security Boulevard, 07/24/19
Why Identity Aware Proxies are Key to Adaptive Access Controls
By now, you have likely heard the term "Zero Trust". From tech seminars and industry events to webinars and whitepapers, it is popping up everywher...
NSW government launches IDCare Identity Recovery Service
IDCare Identity Recovery Service available for 500 NSW government customers whose identities become compromised from a 'cyber incident'.
Payments Journal , 07/17/19
How to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft
There will come a time when you will be shocked to realize that someone has stolen your identity. This is
Tech Target, 07/11/19
Identity management strategy starts with people, not technology
In this Q&A, Gartner analyst Kevin Kampman discusses how an organization's identity management strategy has transformed and the way organizations s...
Help Net Security , 07/08/19
Why identity is the foundation of security
The best systems not only provide you with state-of-the-art protection today, but are built with flexibility to adapt to the future.
Solutions Review , 07/08/19
How Identity Security Improves Your Business Processes
Overall, we tend to think of cybersecurity as just that: security. It protects us from digital threats and malicious actors. Yet we also tend to th...
Tech Target, 06/26/19
Why user identity management is a security essential
User identity management is the essential mechanism for IT security teams to know who is on their networks and what devices they are using. Putting...
Information Age, 06/20/19
The trouble with enterprise IoT and its identity management problem
Businesses use IoT devices to drive efficiency but there's one area where enterprise IoT falls short — identity management
Solutions Review , 06/19/19
How to Learn More About Secure Identity Infrastructure
A recurring theme appears in our writings on identity and access management; above all, you can’t think of identity as just another part of your ne...
Ventures Africa , 06/18/19
HID Global Expands Commitment To Helping End Africa's Identity Gap
HID Global is launching an initiative to help close Africa's identity gap
Protect your online identity now: Fight hackers with these 5 security safeguards
Having your identity stolen can be a nightmare, and cleaning up the mess can take months. You can make life difficult for a would-be identity thief...
Martech Series , 06/05/19
SecureAuth Innovates Secure Identity Management with its Intelligent Identity Cloud Service
SecureAuth Corp., the secure identity company, announced significant innovative enhancements to the company’s award-winning hybrid identity and acc...
IBS Intelligence , 06/04/19
Paysafe Group identifies British consumers’ fear of identity fraud
The research, found that 79 % of consumers still favour passwords for making payments online due to concerns about the security of new biometric op...
Singapore to launch QR identity verification tool for businesses
Government says it will introduce in third-quarter 2019 a tool called SG-Verify, which will enable businesses to perform secure identity verificati...
Threat Post , 05/23/19
Goodbye Passwords: Hello Identity Management
As passwords are increasingly viewed as security liabilities, Identity Management solutions are picking up the slack.
Trio of Security Firms Rake In $193M
Nearly $200 million has been raised by a trio of security firms (Auth0, Guardicore, and Siemplify) this week and it’s only Tuesday.
Is Blockchain the Answer for Self-Sovereign Identity?
For a long period of time, large firms have acted as the primary caretakers of user data, but the tables have turned or are at least poised to turn
The Wall Street Journal, 05/09/19
New Financial Apps Aim to Protect the Elderly
A small but growing crop of financial-technology companies are offering online tools meant to help adult children manage and monitor their parents’...
Blockchain News , 05/06/19
Major Canadian Banks Choose Blockchain Solution for Identity Verification
Blockchain News - Major Canadian Banks Choose Blockchain Solution for Identity Verification
News Day, 05/05/19
What can identity theft prevention services do for you?
"Many consumers make assumptions about how dark web monitoring protects them that simply aren't true," one expert says.
Seniors Lose $3 Billion to Identity Theft Each Year. Do This Immediately to Protect Yourself
It typically takes around three months for people to realize they've been victimized.
Digital Trends , 04/30/19
Data breach of unknown entity exposes private data of 80 million U.S. households
Security researchers have discovered an unprotected database that left the personal information of about 80 million U.S. households exposed. The da...
Travel Pulse, 04/29/19
Heathrow to Introduce Biggest Facial Recognition Technology in the World
Departing passengers won't need to pull out their passport to go through security.
Why the sun is setting on traditional identity verification methods
Traditional identity verification methods are fast becoming outdated - businesses need to adopt modern biometric-based methods.
CIO's Guide To Stopping Privileged Access Abuse -- Part 2
Forrester estimates that 80% of data breaches are connected to compromised privileged credentials, such as passwords, tokens, keys, and certificate...
How DraftKings Keeps Onboarding Security Swift And Out Of Sight
The $7.2 billion fantasy sports market has fraudsters doing more than fantasizing about big payouts. Jennifer Aguiar, DraftKing’s VP of compliance ...
Financial Express , 04/22/19
LoginRadius: Customer identities made simple and secure
This is a cloud-based SaaS customer identity management platform that has Conde Nast, Viacom, Weather Network, 21st Century Fox and more as its cus...
What you missed in cybersecurity this week
It’s been a busy week — it’s tough to keep up with all the cybersecurity news. We’ve collected some of the biggest cybersecurity stories from the w...
Security Today, 04/18/19
Lyft Adds New Security Measures for Riders
Lyft has announced two new features to enhance the security and safety of the riders using the Lyft platform.
Venture Beat, 04/15/19
Lyft rolls out continuous background checks for drivers and enhanced identity verification
Lyft announced that it will begin rolling out continuous background checks for drivers and enhanced identity verification.
Sun Sentinel , 04/12/19
Postal Service tweaking mail notification program that identity thieves hacked
Postal inspector says added security step and consumer participation can thwart mail thieves
PR Newswire, 04/10/19
ADP Launches Identity Services Automation with Google Cloud Identity to Simplify User Lifecycle Management
ROSELAND, N.J., April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ADP, a leading global technology company providing human capital management (HCM) solutions, today a...
Enterprise Times , 04/08/19
Okta launches $50 million venture fund
Okta has announced a $50 million venture fund for new technologies to be administered through a new unit called Okta Ventures Fund
Uncovering a decade of myths about identity governance
Jacqueline Brinkerhoff of SailPoint explores some of the most common myths about identity governance.
Onfido, which verifies IDs using AI, nabs $50M from SoftBank, Salesforce, Microsoft and more
Security breaches, where malicious hackers obtain snippets of information that then get used to impersonate individuals in order to gain access to ...