multi-factor authentication

GSA extends access to states and localities

by • 3 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 • 4 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 • 7 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 • 9 months 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.

Air Force and DISA working to secure off-the-shelf phones with specialized cases

by • 12 months ago

The cases could allow military personnel to keep their phones with them in secure facilities that usually shun mobile devices, while helping to secure their communications when they're just out and about.

Assume ‘malicious parties’ are waiting to pounce on telework traffic, NIST tells agencies

by • 1 year ago

Remote access technologies are, by nature, exposed to more external cyberthreats.