Multi-factor authentication

Sunbird® dcTrack® Enhances User Experience and Security

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 6:00pm

With Release 8.0, Sunbird has further optimized the user experience and security of dcTrack by adding support for the Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) 2.0 authentication process.

Key Points: 
  • With Release 8.0, Sunbird has further optimized the user experience and security of dcTrack by adding support for the Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) 2.0 authentication process.
  • SAML 2.0 support enables a single sign-on (SSO) experience, allowing users to use one set of credentials (password, two-factor authentication, etc.)
  • to log into multiple tools such as dcTrack, ServiceNow, PagerDuty, Puppet, and Splunk.
  • Sunbird and dcTrack are registered trademarks of Sunbird Software.

Plurilock Announces Filing of U.S. Provisional Patent Application

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 1:30pm

Application Covers User Authentication During Remote Work Sessions with Time-Based Data

Key Points: 
  • The application covers a continuous authentication method to validate and confirm the identity of a user during remote work.
  • Plurilock's latest continuous authentication method, as documented in the patent pending application, will enable companies to constantly authenticate the identity of their employees and staff even though the user is completely 'invisible' to them.
  • Plurilock is an innovative, identity-centric cybersecurity company that reduces or eliminates the need for passwords, extra authentication steps, and cumbersome authentication devices.
  • Plurilock enables organizations to compute safely-and with peace of mind.

CES 2021 Lydsec Bao is the new generation of cloud authentication with a multi-factor solution

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 3:19pm

TAIPEI, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lydsec Digital Technology developed "Bao" is a new generation of cloud authentication product that secures authentication and transaction verification with a multi-factor (MFA) solution.

Key Points: 
  • TAIPEI, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lydsec Digital Technology developed "Bao" is a new generation of cloud authentication product that secures authentication and transaction verification with a multi-factor (MFA) solution.
  • By being under the circumstance of authorized time, locations and devices, your online accounts (banking accounts, online gaming accounts, email accounts, cloud hardware, etc.
  • Bao ensures that only the authorized mobile phones or computers can the accounts be logged in and can transactions be processed.
  • Regarding to the authentication need of OPEN BANKING, Bao authentication platform is developed and launched.

Logically Introduces SecureCare and DaaS

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 2:30pm

PORTLAND, Maine, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Logically , the leading provider of Managed IT Services to small and midsize organizations, announced today the release of SecureCare , a next generation managed security solution and Device as a Service (DaaS) to its innovative roster of service offerings.

Key Points: 
  • PORTLAND, Maine, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Logically , the leading provider of Managed IT Services to small and midsize organizations, announced today the release of SecureCare , a next generation managed security solution and Device as a Service (DaaS) to its innovative roster of service offerings.
  • The DaaS solution, in partnership with Lenovo, offers a predictable monthly subscription payment model that businesses can take advantage of to lease essential hardware, including laptops, switches, services, firewalls and tablets.
  • "We believe that every business needs both next generation threat protection and the ability to manage the capital associated with IT equipment," said Mike Cowles, CEO Of Logically.
  • SecureCare also includes Dark Web domain account monitoring, ransomware protection, security awareness training, and 2-factor email authentication (2FA).

CES 2021 Taiwanese Startup I.X create the world's first wireless secure eBadge for authentication, data encryption and entrance control

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 12:13pm

From data security to personnel control, I.X has invented the world's first wireless secure eBadge for authentication and data encryption to solve your concerns.

Key Points: 
  • From data security to personnel control, I.X has invented the world's first wireless secure eBadge for authentication and data encryption to solve your concerns.
  • All communication data and messages are encrypted and protected, and not compromised to ensure data security.
  • Furthermore, the eBadge can be seamlessly integrated with I.X 2FA+ and I.X Secure Browsing to reach the highest security control requirement.
  • In recent years, I.X is bringing a cybersecurity platform for user identification, multi-factor login authentication, data encryption and audit control.

Technological Advances Lead to More Robust Cybersecurity Solutions

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 2:45pm

For example, adoption of M2M/IoT connections demands strengthened cybersecurity services in enterprises, yet machine learning provides advantages in outlier detection, much to the benefit of cybersecurity.

Key Points: 
  • For example, adoption of M2M/IoT connections demands strengthened cybersecurity services in enterprises, yet machine learning provides advantages in outlier detection, much to the benefit of cybersecurity.
  • Upon renewal of the contract, Plurilock will continue to grant access to the regional bank to utilize Plurilock's core multi-factor authentication ("MFA") solutions.
  • About Plurilock: Plurilock is an innovative, identity-centric cybersecurity company that reduces or eliminates the need for passwords, extra authentication steps, and cumbersome authentication devices.
  • Plurilock's software leverages state-of-the-art behavioral-biometric, environmental, and contextual technologies to provide invisible, adaptive, and risk-based authentication solutions with the lowest possible cost and complexity.

Technological Advances Lead to More Robust Cybersecurity Solutions

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 2:45pm

For example, adoption of M2M/IoT connections demands strengthened cybersecurity services in enterprises, yet machine learning provides advantages in outlier detection, much to the benefit of cybersecurity.

Key Points: 
  • For example, adoption of M2M/IoT connections demands strengthened cybersecurity services in enterprises, yet machine learning provides advantages in outlier detection, much to the benefit of cybersecurity.
  • Upon renewal of the contract, Plurilock will continue to grant access to the regional bank to utilize Plurilock's core multi-factor authentication ("MFA") solutions.
  • About Plurilock: Plurilock is an innovative, identity-centric cybersecurity company that reduces or eliminates the need for passwords, extra authentication steps, and cumbersome authentication devices.
  • Plurilock's software leverages state-of-the-art behavioral-biometric, environmental, and contextual technologies to provide invisible, adaptive, and risk-based authentication solutions with the lowest possible cost and complexity.

International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers - Notice of Data Privacy Event

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 6:00pm

WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On June 29, 2020, International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers ("BAC") discovered suspicious activity relating to certain BAC employee email accounts and instituted multifactor authentication.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On June 29, 2020, International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers ("BAC") discovered suspicious activity relating to certain BAC employee email accounts and instituted multifactor authentication.
  • The investigation determined that the employees' email accounts were subject to unauthorized access between June 4, 2020 and July 10, 2020.
  • As such, and in addition to this notice, BAC is posting of this event on its website.
  • BAC is also reviewing and enhancing existing policies, procedures, and processes related to storage of and access to personal information.

US Department of Justice Division Leverages BIO-key's PortalGuard Solution for Secure Authentication

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 12:58pm

BIO-keys PortalGuard IAM solution provides strong multi-factor authentication while reducing user frustration and help desk related costs for customers.

Key Points: 
  • BIO-keys PortalGuard IAM solution provides strong multi-factor authentication while reducing user frustration and help desk related costs for customers.
  • PortalGuard meets or exceeds the strictest authentication requirements and facilitates IT resource cost reduction goals.
  • "Our team is extremely proud to support this vital national security program," said Mark Cochran, President of BIO-key - PortalGuard.
  • BIO-key is revolutionizing authentication with biometric centric, multi-factor identity and access management (IAM) solutions, including its PortalGuard IAM solution, that provide convenient and secure access to devices, information, applications, and high-value transactions.

Safe-T Offers Free Review of Organizations’ Networks and Attack Footprint in Face of Recent SolarWinds Supply Chain Attacks

Monday, December 28, 2020 - 1:30pm

Safe-T's ZoneZero Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) solution is designed to add the core component of a strong identity and access management policy to any corporate resource and secure organizations against supply chain attacks, including the recent attacks.

Key Points: 
  • Safe-T's ZoneZero Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) solution is designed to add the core component of a strong identity and access management policy to any corporate resource and secure organizations against supply chain attacks, including the recent attacks.
  • Recently, it was reported that a threat-actor managed to infiltrate a large number of organizations, including several U.S. government agencies.
  • Based on SolarWinds data, 33,000 organizations use Orions software, and 18,000 were directly impacted by this malicious update.
  • Safe-Ts wide range of access solutions reduce organizations attack surface and improve their ability to defend against modern cyberthreats.