multi-factor authentication

New-era authentication key widens trusted access to federal resources

by • 4 months ago

As FIDO2 authentication standards grow in popularity, agencies that still depend on PKI cards need more flexible approaches to authentication, says new report.

Biden cyber executive order reignites push to cloud, zero trust

by • 5 months ago

The Biden administration issued a long-awaited cybersecurity executive order Wednesday that, among other things, requires federal agencies to develop an implementation plan for a zero-trust architecture for security.

GSA extends access to states and localities

by • 8 months ago

A caveat: Authentication and identity proofing services must be used to access federally funded programs.

Industry urges agencies to accelerate zero trust adoption after SolarWinds hack

by • 9 months ago

Zero-trust security couldn't stop the SolarWinds hack, but it could, and did, mitigate the damage, according to cyber experts.

VA looks beyond multi-factor authentication to secure extended telework

by • 12 months ago

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.

DISA expands cloud services, endpoint security as telework continues

by • 1 year ago

The agency wants to expand the tools and services in its cloud service, milDrive, to make it a "one-stop-shop" for any storage needs.