If authentication processes aren't streamlined or user-friendly, both IT teams and employees will be deterred from practising good password hygiene.
Organisations need to develop an identity access management strategy that offers access and security for everyone, while also remaining easy to use.
The increase will cement the technology's position as a top-tier investment priority for several key IoT markets.
Research commissioned by LogMeIn found that many Asia–Pacific organisations are struggling to securely handle identity and access management.
The reform introduces significant changes to information sharing practices within financial services.
The ACCC has strongly endorsed the use of the federal government's COVID-19 tracing app after vetting the technology used to maintain user privacy.
Juniper Research has predicted that the number of people using government-issued digital identity credentials will swell to 5bn by 2024.
The Western Australian Government has issued a warning after four Perth mobile phone businesses had their identities stolen and used in Facebook scams.
Retailers are heavily targeted by the increasingly popular attack method of credential stuffing, according to research from Akamai.
Former AGD Secretary Roger Wilkins has been appointed to lead a review into the protection and management of identity information to better fight identity theft.
Despite heightened awareness of security risks, internet users in Australia and five other markets are continuing to exhibit poor password practices such as re-using passwords between personal and work accounts.
A fake account set up to impersonate a NZ government minister has led to calls for New Zealanders to report suspicious Facebook activity to CERT NZ.
How this booming concept can revolutionise everyday customer experience and enhance security.
More than 4 in 5 EU consumers plan to use the powers over control of their personal data granted to them by the GDPR, which could prove challenging for Australian companies operating in the region.
Apple has patched a major security vulnerability that allowed root access to Macs running the latest High Sierra operating system without the need to enter a password.