Many companies fail to maximize their identity governance and administration tools because they focus on short-term solutions to long-term problems.
Two-factor authentication methods are more secure than passwords alone but require widespread adoption to be universally effective.
IBM was recognized as a Strong Performer in "The Forrester Wave: Risk Based Authentication, Q3 2017," earning the highest possible score in two categories.
To maximize the value of identity governance, organizations should tailor their IAM programs to suit business needs and priorities.
Digital certificates are used to authenticate both sides of a browser connection. It's a good first step, but certificates do not assure absolute trust.
If access is not properly secured, cybercriminals can use weak administrator credentials to take control over corporate networks.
Cloud security must be a team effort between providers and customers. The distribution of responsibility depends on the cloud model.