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Modern enterprises now rely on sprawling digital infrastructures that span multiple cloud providers and services. And keeping their data safe in the cloud is now a mission-critical task. That places authentication methods and authorization techniques on the front lines of a battle that businesses can’t afford to lose. But the terms authentication and authorization, while often used interchangeably, refer to two very different concepts. And while they may both be parts of the broader cloud…

The security of a website can make or break a business. Customers and clients expect websites and applications to have security in place. Software engineers need the ability to build applications securely by providing a Single Sign-On (SSO) experience. SSO allows users to conveniently log into an application by using a single set of credentials. A great feature of this user experience is that the user gets to choose their method of logging in. Users…

Most organizations rely on manual identity access management or IAM. There are multiple automation IAM technologies that an organization can choose from, enabling an administrator to monitor and provision users automatically and grant them time-based access. On the other hand, a manual IAM will require an administrator to change all these factors for every individual in the organization manually. A manual system will lead to gaps in access restrictions and major losses in security, time,…

Adding value to software applications requires easy integrations and compatibility with different platforms. Pre-built integrations have features that are easy to use. They do not require any coding, and with a simple click of a button, you get to include them in your applications. These provide so many pre-built functionalities to your applications, thus improving your overall performance. What are Pre-built Integrations? Pre-built-integrations are software components that carry out specific functions on behalf of the…

Face it, your company has an identity problem. Not that it doesn’t know what it is. Rather, too many people have access to critical accounts that, if used, can result in serious problems. These include broken processes and, in a worst-case scenario, hacked data. What you need is access management automation to keep track of user access, segregation of duties, and ID removal. What is IAM? Simply put, IAM is a process that permits administrators…

When it comes to understanding what SAML is and how it works, there is always a huge knowledge gap in IT companies. Most network administrators and IT experts know the traditional network-based authentication protocols like LDAP, SSH, and RADIUS. The use of SAML in companies will increase as the shift to cloud-based products and services becomes the new norm. In this blog post, you will learn more about what SAML is and how it works.…

Since their invention in the 1960s, passwords have been one of the main methods of authentication. However, with new technologies and trends, things are changing. Though it is an emerging method, passwordless authentication has gained popularity among many companies as of late. Many businesses now understand the importance of this method of authentication and are implementing it. Businesses can provide their customers with improved user experience by eliminating passwords to authenticate logins. With this type…

Did you know that around 66% of businesses struggle with manual management of access to systems and applications used by their employees? The world has gone digital and thus calls for automation of specific business processes. As a result, businesses can benefit from having automated IAM or Identity and Access Management. IAM is among the few concepts that have had to change to improve the security and access to data. Disadvantages of Manual IAM Identity…