multi-factor authentication

CIOs say they need more funding to implement cyber EO

by • 3 months ago

The Department of Energy is but one agency in need of a bigger budget or Technology Modernization Fund money to implement zero-trust security.

New-era authentication key widens trusted access to federal resources

by • 8 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 • 9 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 • 11 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 • 1 year 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 • 1 year 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.