Security > Identity management

Nation-state actors have their sights on the cloud

21 March, 2024 by Nathan Wenzler*

Prioritising the protection of credentials and adopting robust security measures can better bolster defences against nation-state threats.

Multi-factor authentication has multifaceted problems

20 December, 2023 by Steve Singer, Senior Regional Vice President, Country Manager – Australia & New Zealand, Zscaler

Recent developments in cyber attacks have exposed vulnerabilities in MFA, prompting the need for a more comprehensive approach to identity verification.

Sumsub develops deepfake detector

27 October, 2023 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Sumsub has publicly launched For Fake’s Sake, a set of AI models designed to enable the detection of deepfakes and fraud in visual assets.

Urgent action required to rein in identity-related attacks

01 September, 2023 by Scott Hesford, Director of Solutions Engineering, Asia Pacific and Japan, BeyondTrust

Two types of identities are repeatedly abused in attacks against Australian organisations: privileged cloud and trusted partner accounts.

Unlocking a secure future with verifiable credentials

30 August, 2023 by Eve Maler, CTO, ForgeRock

Despite challenges, it's important for organisations to contemplate new digital identity models as they work to build a more trustworthy future.

More than a day: long-term password integrity

03 May, 2023 by Grayson Milbourne, Security Intelligence Director at OpenText Cybersecurity

Password best practices shouldn't be limited to a single day each year. Password integrity is a discipline that should be strived for year-round.

Passwordless protection

18 April, 2023 by Phillip Walsh, ANZ Regional VP of ForgeRock

With an evolving threat landscape and an increasing amount of data stored online, passwords and usernames are no longer secure enough.

Time to move beyond the password: Entrust

20 March, 2023 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Consumers are struggling to remember an ever-growing array of passwords and alternative authentication methods are needed, research suggests.

Biometrics company 'one to watch'

01 March, 2023

Strategy advisory Liminal has nominated behavioural biometric intelligence company BioCatch as a 'company to watch in 2023'.

Monash Uni delivers digital IDs

15 February, 2023

Physical ID cards are a thing of the past at Monash University, with the launch of a digital pass for iPhone, Apple Watch and Android smartphones.

MFA is not enough to mitigate identity theft and misuse

30 January, 2023 by Blair Crawford, CEO and Co-Founder, Daltrey

It can be very difficult to completely stop a skilled, motivated and resourced attacker, but robust identity management can make it much harder to initiate.

BeyondTrust enhances privilege management platform

24 January, 2023 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

BeyondTrust has introduced new capabilities to its BeyondTrust Privilege Management platform including integration with sudo and Elasticsearch.

Blockchain could hold key to fighting data leaks

20 January, 2023 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

UNSW Business School's Dr Eric Lim has called for a rethinking of the management of sensitive customer data with a decentralised, blockchain-based approach.

Australian businesses facing identity-based attacks

22 December, 2022 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Nearly all Australian businesses have experienced an identity-based attack in the past 12 months, new research suggests.

Australian consumers demand frictionless login

23 November, 2022 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australian consumers increasingly want a frictionless online login experience that does not compromise on security, according to Ping Identity.

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