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Cost and Impacts from Password Breaches

A news feed no longer feels complete unless it’s peppered with data breach events. Every day, a new wave of cyberattacks wipes out the next line-up of businesses, and in many cases, prestigious names are involved. Some examples of prominent … Continue reading

Securing Every App with the Dynamic Duo of LastPass and Okta

Following on from my post about Okta and LastPass integrations, let’s take a deeper look at why LastPass and Okta make such a perfect marriage. But first, here’s a 10-second refresh: Okta is a Single-Sign-On (SSO) solution that allows you … Continue reading

Securing and Enabling Remote Workforce

Whether adopted partially or entirely, the remote workforce is now tightly integrated into the modern business model. Businesses were already heading in this direction, but the global pandemic substantially accelerated the transition. Because the change happened so quickly, security programs … Continue reading

Why You Need Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

Cybersecurity is a very complex field. As such, you rarely come across a tool capable of addressing a wide variety of cyber threats. Multi-factor Authentication, however, is one of the few exceptions to this rule. Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is a … Continue reading

MFA and Integrating With Your Enterprise Apps

According to Microsoft, Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) can block over 99.9% of account compromise attacks. It’s also cost-effective, easy to use, and available anywhere. It’s hard to believe that such a simple security control could have such a positive impact on … Continue reading

Secure your Business with Fewer Passwords

It’s not surprising that poor password security puts you at a higher risk of a data breach. But it might surprise you to learn that better password security might mean fewer passwords across your organisation. To understand why common password … Continue reading

SMB’s Guide to Modern Identity Management

In the security realm, your Identity is your IT profile describing all of the behaviours and application requirements that are unique to you. Think of your Identity as your digital workplace license. It proves you’re an employee and that you’re … Continue reading

Securing Every App with LastPass and Okta

Okta is one of the world’s leading single-sign solutions, but SMBs can further enhance its convenience with a clever integration. Okta removes the friction of multiple credential submissions, allowing seamless access across multiple cloud apps. This creates a fantastic workflow … Continue reading

Identity vs Access Management – Do You Need Both?

In my last post , I spoke about the security, cost, and workflow benefits of SSO. But if you perform an online search for SSO solutions, you’ll likely also come across Privileged Access Management, Identity Access Management, and password management … Continue reading

Why all SMBs should implement SSO

Without third-party software, your business wouldn’t survive. But managing login credentials across multiple employees is a logistical nightmare, a heavy burden on IT resources, and even a threat to the safety of your sensitive data. Your password is putting you … Continue reading