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Authentication stories - Page 2

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Phishing-resistant authentication a key to breach prevention
Tue, 8th Aug 2023
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iot security
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cios
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yubico
Findings from Yubico's State of Global Enterprise Authentication Survey found that over half of ANZ employees rely on insecure authentication methods.
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Microsoft Entra ID (Azure AD) adds FIDO2 support on iOS
Fri, 4th Aug 2023
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public cloud
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cloud services
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phishing
Users can now sign in to any Entra ID-protected web application on their iPhone or iPad using supported browsers.
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GoDMARC offers protection against same-name phishing
Thu, 3rd Aug 2023
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phishing
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advanced persistent threat protection
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email security
GoDMARC offers a powerful defence against such malicious practices by implementing DMARC efficiently and easily.
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WatchGuard launches new solution to thwart dark web hacks
Thu, 13th Jul 2023
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firewall
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breach prevention
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watchguard technologies
The introduction of this new product enables MSPs to provide optimal modern cybersecurity delivery from WatchGuard Cloud.
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How Adversarial AI threatens your Machine Learning Models
Mon, 10th Jul 2023
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application security
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devsecops
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iam
The advent of Artificial Intelligence (AI) has brought about revolutionary changes, but also significant challenges in cybersecurity.
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World Password Day on May 4 is a reminder of security keys
Thu, 4th May 2023
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phishing
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email security
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cybersecurity
World Password Day, which is marked on May 4 every year, is the perfect time to remind people that every password needs a partner.
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Zai appoints Shamus Hodgson as Group CEO
Thu, 6th Apr 2023
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fintech
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rebrand
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ibm
Fintech company Zai announces the appointment of Shamus Hodgson as Group CEO, leading embedded payment orchestration solutions in Australia.
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DigiCert brings Verified Mark Certificates to Kiwi companies
Thu, 30th Mar 2023
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google
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email
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digicert
DigiCert has announced that it is now issuing VMCs for trademarks registered in New Zealand, compliant with the BIMI standard.
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ForgeRock adds new solution to passwordless authentication portfolio
Wed, 22nd Mar 2023
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ecm
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martech
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forgerock
ForgeRock announces ForgeRock Enterprise Connect Passwordless, a new solution that eliminates the need for passwords in large organizations.
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Adyen advances authentication solution build for digital world
Tue, 21st Mar 2023
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cloud services
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regulation
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adyen
Adyen has further advanced its digital authentication solution, with ongoing pilots realising a conversion uplift of up to 7%.
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Cyber attack risk high due to outdated authentication methods
Fri, 17th Mar 2023
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passwords
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cyber attacks
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yubico
Concerningly, 39% of UK businesses have experienced a cyber attack in the past year, according to Yubico's State of Global Authentication survey.
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Safeguarding your Active Directory: 5 best practices to bolster your cyber resilience
Thu, 16th Mar 2023
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cybersecurity
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cyber threats
Active Directory attacks have been on the rise over the past few years, prompting more organisations to rethink their cybersecurity strategies.
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From Basic to Modern Authentication: Implications for security and migrations
Wed, 15th Mar 2023
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cloud services
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migration
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advanced persistent threat protection
Basic Authentication has been around for more than 25 years. Given the current state of cybersecurity threats, its continued use is almost unconscionable.
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Claroty uncovers vulnerabilities in Akuvox intercom system
Wed, 15th Mar 2023
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data protection
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iot
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cybersecurity
Claroty has uncovered 13 vulnerabilities in the Akuvox E11 smart intercom system, making the camera and microphone vulnerable and compromising video and images.
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HID reveals five themes reshaping the security industry
Thu, 9th Mar 2023
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biometrics
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sustainable it
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cybersecurity
A new survey by HID reveals five pressing themes - sustainability, IDaas, digital IDs and mobile authentication, contactless biometrics and supply chain issues.
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Yubico announces the release of its Security Key series
Thu, 9th Mar 2023
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cios
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subscriptions
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mfa
The keys are accessible through the YubiEnterprise Subscription program for enterprises or directly on Yubico's website for customers.
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Exclusive: Yubico protects against phishing with YubiKeys
Fri, 3rd Mar 2023
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email security
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phishing
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mfa
Yubico, the inventor of the YubiKey, is a global authentication leader that makes secure logins easy and available to everyone.
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Fortinet offers new operational technology security products
Fri, 3rd Mar 2023
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firewall
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pam
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iot security
New operational technology security offerings extend Fortinet Security Fabric capabilities and reduce cybersecurity risk for industrial control systems.
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How to get cyber insurance – what mid-sized organisations need to know
Thu, 2nd Mar 2023
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cybersecurity insurance
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breach prevention
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cybersecurity
As cyber threats continue to proliferate, mid-sized organisations are seeking cyber insurance coverage. But insurers are raising premiums.
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Seven tips for reducing the cost of cyber insurance
Mon, 27th Feb 2023
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cybersecurity insurance
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ransomware
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cybersecurity
Ransomware attacks have declined, but devastating consequences make cyber insurance a necessity, according to Delinea's State of Ransomware Report.
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The bad password advice you need to leave behind in 2023
Wed, 22nd Feb 2023
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cybersecurity
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retail
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enterprise security
For companies to better meet cybersecurity standards, it's time to throw away the bad password advice and take steps to eliminate passwords once and for all.
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Frost Radar: HID recognised for biometric authentication
Fri, 17th Feb 2023
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biometrics
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frost & sullivan
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analyst report
HID has ranked highest in the growth index of the Frost Radar benchmarking system for biometric authentication solutions.
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Five migration trends that will accelerate in 2023
Fri, 10th Feb 2023
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migration
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cloud services
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cybersecurity
New opportunities and challenges await in 2023 as cybersecurity remains a priority, M&A activity continues, and data management grows in importance.
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Now bots are robocalling to phish for two-factor authentication codes
Tue, 7th Feb 2023
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cloud services
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phishing
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email security
The latest specialised bots now make it far easier and quicker for fraudsters to fool their targets into providing their authentication codes or OTPs.