HR as a Master: Use Case
Active Cyber's Lee Murray created a podcast discussing Okta's powerful provisioning capabilities and how Active Cyber and Okta partner together to implement HR-driven IT provisioning. Listen to the Use Case podcast to learn the benefits of using HR as a Master.
Four Myths About Credential Phishing
While ransomware, securing the cloud, and a sprawling Internet of Things are keeping our CISO’s up at night—a consistent threat is plaguing their employees. Credential phishing. Credential phishing is the practice of stealing user ID/email address and password combinations by masquerading as a reputable or known entity or person in email, instant message, or another communication channel. Attackers then use the victim’s credentials to carry out attacks on a secondary target. Learn the four myths about credential phishing.
Top 8 IAM Management Challenges with SaaS
The enterprise cloud revolution is here. IT organizations everywhere, from small and mid-sized businesses to Fortune 500 companies, are moving from on-premises software to on-demand, cloud-based services. As enterprise IT makes this transition to a new hybrid on-demand/on-premises configuration, controlling who is granted access to which applications becomes increasingly important. Learn about the eight main identity and access management (IAM) challenges associated with adopting and deploying cloud and SaaS applications, as well as best practices for addressing each of them.
Reduce IT Friction
Whether it is a large enterprise or a company growing at a fast pace, when it comes to managing the identity lifecycle, IT teams become a bottleneck for providing access and a security risk when it’s time to remove it. Manual processes and automation through scripts that require ongoing maintenance is how many companies choose to manage onboarding transitions and offboarding often to realize that with the pace of change in the business and increased adoption of cloud applications these approaches cannot scale. A modern identity lifecycle management to streamline operations, provide day one access, and prevent former users retaining business accounts is required. Learn more.
Increasing Agility for Mergers & Acquisitions
In today’s competitive business climate, mergers and acquisitions have become a key component of many growth strategies. Globalization, acquisition of new products and services, and enhanced customer footprints are all opportunities that come with mergers and acquisitions.
But M&A is not without downside and risk. Much of this risk stems from technology and can lead to delays, unproductive employees, underserviced customers and security vulnerability if not carefully managed.
Identity is the element that links so much technical and human change inherent in M&A. As such, seizing control of identity offers a unique opportunity to ensure a positive return on investment from M&A, leading to efficiency, accelerated growth and enhanced security.