Tag Archives: authentication

Okta’s Habib Hourani: TIC 3.0 Guidance, Adaptive Security Model Help Agencies Protect Cloud IT Environments

Habib Hourani Solutions Engineer Okta

Habib Hourani, a solutions engineer at San Francisco-based identity management services provider Okta (Nasdaq: OKTA), said the U.S. government is building policy around cloud computing platforms and an example of that is the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s issuance of the Trusted Internet Connections 3.0 Interim Telework Guidance during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Nuance’s Russell Brodsky: Biometric-Based Authentication, Engagement Tech Key to Achieving Seamless Customer Experience

Russell Brodsky Director of Govt Sales Nuance

Russell Brodsky, director of government sales at Nuance (Nasdaq: NUAN), said adopting biometric-based authentication systems and engagement technologies could help agencies offer a seamless and secure experience for citizens.

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Okta’s Habib Hourani: Further Insight Into User’s Activity Key to Frictionless Authentication

Habib Hourani Solutions Engineer Okta

Habib Hourani, a solutions engineer at San Francisco-based identity management services provider Okta (Nasdaq: OKTA), said having deeper insights into employees and citizens could help agencies achieve frictionless and secure authentication and improve customer experience.

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BlackBerry’s Charles Eagan: Authentication, Digital Rights Management Key to IoT Security

Charles Eagan, chief technology officer at BlackBerry (NYSE: BB), has said organizations should adopt two strategies – digital rights management and authentication – to facilitate data sharing and ensure the security of mobile phones and internet of things-based devices.

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CA Technologies’ Mary Lou Prevost: Single ID System, Automation Key to Govt Service Delivery

Mary Lou Prevost, vice president of state and local government and education at CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA), has said state government agencies should adopt a single identification system coupled with automation platforms to facilitate the delivery of services to citizens. Prevost wrote that an automation-equipped single ID system could help …

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RSA’s Jacklyn Wynn: Agencies Should Integrate Cyber Policies With ‘Day-to-Day Mission Execution’

Jacklyn Wynn, an official at EMC’s security division RSA,  has said government agencies should work to re-evaluate their cyber defense strategies through the integration of cyber policies and objectives with the way they implement their missions on a daily basis. Wynn, vice president of strategy and market development of global …

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Salesforce Taps ID.me to Authenticate Applicants on Certification Course for Vets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 16, 2016 — Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) and ID.me will work together to authenticate and assess the eligibility of applicants to the former’s VetForce veteran employment program, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. ID.me’s verification technology will work to confirm the military status of applicants who wish to take the free Salesforce certification course through …

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Cisco’s Peter Romness: Common Access Cards Need Support From Comprehensive Authentication

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 14, 2016 — Peter Romness, U.S. public sector cybersecurity solutions lead at Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO), has called for more comprehensive authentication measures to support common access cards in order to counter advanced cyber threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. C4ISR & Networks reported Monday that Romness suggested the capability …

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