VA looks beyond multi-factor authentication to secure extended telework
For the VA, multifactor authentication has been around for years. But the pandemic is now pushing the agency to fully embrace it and think beyond.
KPMG scores DISA OTA to prototype new access management system
KPMG, the global accounting firm, scored a DISA OTA to consolidate the agency's identity, credential and access management systems.
Government eyes ‘supporting role’ in identity management
Companies want to be your identity service providers and see the Social Security Administration as a test case for making verification more consistent and interoperable.
Why agencies aren’t scaling bots vertically just yet
More often RPA is being introduced across a few use cases as controls often have yet to be established.
Audit: USPTO’s mismanagement of active directory poses ‘significant’ cyber risk
Additionally, the agency failed to protect critical information technology assets found to be vulnerable two years ago, which could lead to intellectual property theft.
White House updates identity, credential and access management policy
The Trump administration is revising how agencies should conduct identity proofing, establish digital identities and adopt processes for authentication and access control.