multi-factor authentication

Lack of identity engineers hinders agencies’ MFA adoption

by • 7 days ago

A new generation of identity talent is needed to usher in factors beyond PIC and CAC cards, cyber experts say.

Zero trust begins with smarter password protection

by • 5 months ago

Modern password management remains key to reducing data breaches and cyberthreats, say federal IT executives, in a new video series.

CIOs say they need more funding to implement cyber EO

by • 9 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 • 1 year 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 • 1 year 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 • 1 year ago

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