Five Cybersecurity Quick Wins

Five Cybersecurity Quick Wins   Cybersecurity is now a primary responsibility for companies of all kinds as the world embraces digital transformation. A data breach can have catastrophic financial and reputational consequences. With this in mind, it is crucial to take proactive measures to protect your organization’s assets. These five fast wins below can significantly […]

Why Zero Trust Succeeds When Strategic Leadership Is Present

Why Zero Trust Succeeds when Strategic Leadership is Present By Leah Livingston Idenhaus attended the Cybersecurity and Privacy conference hosted by EDUCAUSE in Bellevue, Washington earlier this month. Focused on higher education, the conference facilitated sessions from university leaders and cybersecurity vendors across the country, sharing knowledge ranging from recent technology implementations and challenges in […]

Decentralized Identity and the Revolution of Web 3.0

How Decentralized Identity Will Revolutionize Web 3.0 Written by Ronald Bowron I recently attended the Gartner IAM Summit 2023 and was somewhat surprised at how much attention is now being paid to Decentralized Identity.  I am surprised because it’s been quite some time since the Sovrin Foundation, founded in 2016, has called for this new […]

Gartner 2023: The State of IAM Program Management 

Gartner 2023: The State of IAM Program Management  By Addy Agee The establishment and delivery of an IAM Program is vital to delivering Identity First security. Whether you are new to identity or delivering identity and access management currently, you need to understand and communicate the role that identity plays within your organization to enable […]

Modernizing Your Identity Fabric

By Leah Livingston Idenhaus attended one of the Gartner sessions titled, “Implementing a Modern Identity Fabric” led by Vadim Lander of Broadcom and Kanishak Varshney of Ameriprise. Identity management is now a critical role in organizations’ overall cybersecurity strategy. Broadcom and Ameriprise shared their tips and experiences in working towards a more modern IAM infrastructure […]

Identity First Security

By Leah Livingston Idenhaus attended last Monday’s Gartner session titled, “Identity-First Security as the North Star for Your IAM Reimplementation” led by Mary Ruddy. She focused on a key area that’s gaining attention: Identity-First Security. As the ecosystem evolves once again, Enterprises large and small are making the necessary shifts. The best part? Identity tools […]

AI to the Rescue for Identity Governance Access Certifications 

AI to the Rescue for Identity Governance Access Certifications … not so fast! Written by Ron Bowron In today’s digital world, businesses face numerous cybersecurity threats, making it essential to ensure that only authorized personnel can access sensitive data. Identity and Governance Access Certification Campaigns are an effective way to certify and review user access […]

GartnerIAM 2023: How to be Successful with Privileged Access Management

GartnerIAM 2023: How to be successful with Privileged Access Management By Hanno Ekdahl Idenhaus attended this Gartner session on privileged access management (PAM) led by Felix Gaehtens, and it was an excellent primer on how to think about privileged accounts, access management/controls around those accounts, how to approach a PAM implementation, and the continuous commitment […]