by Rob K 0 Comments

Developing BYOD Security Guidelines for Your Institution

 

Back in 2002 would it have surprised you to know that in only a short amount of time almost everyone would have a cell phone? Let alone a cell phone that would have access to the internet? It sure would have taken me by surprise and that brings us to the reality of today’s world in 2017. Almost everybody has their own smart device, albeit an iPhone, a laptop, a tablet, you name it! This is a...

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Tags: Authentication, Authentication Methods, #bestpractices, BYOD Security Guidelines, #cybersecurity, Guest Blog, IT Security, #passwordmanagement, PortalGuard, SSO, User Experience, #2FA, Active Directory, Cyber Security, Self-Service Password Reset, Single Sign-On, Single Sign-On (SSO), stronger authentication, Two-Factor Authentication, User Authentication

by Rob K 0 Comments

Top 10 PortalGuard Education Portals

 

As a former student, PortalGuard is an intriguing product. During my stay at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), there were a few different logins I needed to know for day to day life as a student. One would be for accessing my student account, where class schedules, grades, financial aid, and other necessary information is kept. Another account was needed to access blackboard which...

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Tags: #bestpractices, Education Portals, Guest Blog, #passwordmanagement, PortalGuard, SSO, Uncategorized, PortalGuard for Education, Single Sign-On, Single Sign-On (SSO), Two-Factor Authentication, User Authentication

by Steve Ocepek 3 Comments

PortalGuard + AWS: the Benefits of Cloud Without Exposing Credentials

Guest post from SecureState’s Chief Technology Officer, Steve Ocepek

SecureState is a global management consulting firm specializing in information security. For years, the company has used PortalGuard to authenticate customers to its MyState login portal. With new application development incorporating Amazon Web Services (AWS), SecureState discovered the need to implement a federated login...

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Tags: Amazon Web Services, Authentication Security, Cloud SaaS, Guest Blog, Industry Updates, Product Updates, SecureState, Dynamic Analysis