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7 Standards every Identity & Access Management professional should know

Gal Helemski November 21, 2017

7 standards every IAM and IT security professional should be aware of to help enterprises ensure complete c...

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7 Identity & Access Management Compliance Regulations You Should be Aware of

Gal Helemski November 13, 2017

7 IAM regulations each CTO or CIO need to know in order to ensure complete data security and privacy, inclu...

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Not-to-Miss @ Gartner IAM Summit Nov. 28-30

Gal Helemski November 8, 2017

Join PlainID as we head to the premier identity and access management event of the year: Gartner IAM Summit...

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5 Key Features of Policy Based Access Control

Gal Helemski September 25, 2017

Policy based access control is the next logical step in the development of access control and authorization...

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The Challenges and Solutions of Using XACML-Based Authorization

Gal Helemski September 4, 2017

XACML is a powerful tool to manage access and authorization. We set out common challenges of using the stan...

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Role Explosion: The Unintended Consequence of RBAC

Oren Harel August 21, 2017

The application of role based access controls (RBAC) has led to a complex and unmanageable proliferation of...

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Must-Have Skills for Identity & Access Management Professionals

Oren Harel August 7, 2017

The market for IAM solutions is constantly growing and developing along with skills any IAM professional sh...

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Gartner Hype Cycle 2017: Externalized Authorization Management is Maturing

Oren Harel July 24, 2017

PlainID is mentioned as a key vendor of Externalized Authorization Management in Gartner's 2017 Identity & ...

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It’s time for Runtime Authorization

Gal Helemski July 10, 2017

For better control of identities, devices, data and resources in real time, it's time to adopt runtime auth...

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Taking on the Tough Guys: Implementing IAM Policy for IoT Devices

Oren Harel July 3, 2017

With almost endless business opportunities that IoT represents, Identity & Access Management systems must n...

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Why You Should Use a Single Platform for All of Your Access Management Needs

Oren Harel June 22, 2017

There is tremendous control & efficiency inherent in the adoption of a unified authorization platform.

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XACML: Alive or Dead?

Gal Helemski June 5, 2017

In 2013, a Forrester analyst proclaimed XACML was dead. We believe otherwise. The operational value of XACM...

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What Not to Miss at Cloud Identity Summit 2017

Gal Helemski May 29, 2017

Don't miss these sessions at Cloud Identity Summit 2017. Also, come visit us at booth #516!

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NGAC vs. XACML: What’s Really the Difference?

Oren Harel May 22, 2017

The growing complexity in managing access to sensitive data has prompted an ongoing evolution of access con...

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It’s Time To Modernize Your Legacy IAM

Gal Helemski May 15, 2017

Modernizing your legacy IAM system is not as timely or costly as you think. Additionally, the advantages ha...

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Attending K(NO)W Identity Conference? Don’t Miss These Sessions

Oren Harel May 8, 2017

The K(NO)W Identity Conference is a unique event that enables security professionals to connect with every ...

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Insider Threats? IAM to the rescue

Gal Helemski May 1, 2017

A phrase like “insider threats” might make you think of epic stories of backstabbing and betrayal – perhaps...

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It’s a Balancing Act: Fine-Grained vs. Coarse-Grained Authorization Policies

Gal Helemski April 24, 2017

Fine-grained access control is more flexible than coarse-grained approaches, and this facilitates better ca...

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GDPR Checklist: Preparation is Key

Oren Harel April 18, 2017

It seems that there’s a lot of work to do before May 2018, when the new GDPR (General Data Protection Regul...

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Policy Based Access Control: a Response to the Perfect Storm in Data-Sharing

Oren Harel April 3, 2017

Today's perimeter-less enterprise networks have rendered access control solutions such as RBAC and ABAC ina...

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You need adaptive API control for your IAM program

Gal Helemski March 27, 2017

APIs are critical for advancing core business expansion strategy. API access control must be easily configu...

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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), IAM and You

Oren Harel March 20, 2017

Enterprises must prepare their IAM policies and protocols effectively to ensure complete GDPR compliance

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The IAM Challenges of a Growing Enterprise: Scaling and the Cloud

Gal Helemski March 13, 2017

When growing enterprises migrate their platforms to AWS, they are faced with 2 key IAM challenges they must...

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Facing the Ongoing Challenge of AuthZ Recertification

Oren Harel March 6, 2017

Good authorization recertification processes and policies enable enterprises to ensure high level IAM on an...

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What is Your Identity & Access Management Toolkit Missing?

Oren Harel February 27, 2017

Creating and maintaining an advanced Identity & Access Management (IAM) program requires collaboration....

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RBAC vs ABAC in the Cloud

Gal Helemski February 20, 2017

Using cloud or SaaS based applications? Securing enterprise digital assets through authorization and identi...

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How not to fail with your IAM program – the stakeholders’ perspective

Oren Harel February 15, 2017

Do you want to successfully plan and deploy an identity and access management (IAM) program? If this is you...

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Identity & Access Management Events Not To Be Missed in 2017

Gal Helemski February 5, 2017

Are you an IAM professional, a cybersecurity expert or risk and compliance buff? Where do you turn to stay ...

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When it Comes to Authorizations, Context is King

Gal Helemski November 30, 2016

The advent of mobile computing has done funny things to authorization. Computers used to stay in one place—...

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Are You Ready for the Gartner IAM Summit? Three Sessions You Shouldn’t Miss!

Gal Helemski November 23, 2016

PlainID at GartnerIAM, come visit us at booth #116

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Empty the Repository: Why Virtual Tokens are Better for AuthZ

Oren Harel November 23, 2016

If you’re using a business application, it is very likely to have a user repository attached. This is usual...

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The Unsudden Death of Group-based Access Control

Gal Helemski October 18, 2016

In the previous posts, we covered the advantages of dynamic AuthZ and the benefits of ABAC. We found that s...

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The Root Cause of Most Cyber Attacks? Hint: It’s Not Technology

Oren Harel September 27, 2016

While we might be quick to blame ineffective security appliances and applications as the reason for today’s...

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Access Creep, Not Compromised Credentials, is the Biggest Threat in Information Security

Oren Harel September 19, 2016

If your company discovers that sensitive data has been compromised, you would assume that hackers have foun...

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How Do You Authorize: The Old Static Way or the New Dynamic Way?

Gal Helemski September 7, 2016

This is the second of a four-part series that looks at the changes in approach to authorization and IAM tha...

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Out with RBAC, in with ABAC!

Oren Harel August 10, 2016

Assigning access controls is one of the foundational steps in information security and compliance. Enterpri...

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Improve Security – Step Up Your Security IAM Efforts

Gal Helemski July 13, 2016

If your organization hasn’t yet made the vital connection between Identity and Access Management (IAM) and ...

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We couldn’t have said it better ourselves: Snippets on Authorizations & Identity Access Management

Gal Helemski June 29, 2016

While digging around our eco system, researching what is going on and who is doing what, we came across ins...

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Why All the Fuss (And Mess) With IAM?

Gal Helemski June 16, 2016

There’s a lot of fuss about Identity & Access Management (IAM). There’s also a lot of mess. The fuss st...

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Welcome to PlainID

Gal Helemski June 12, 2016

Greetings. I’d like to introduce you to PlainID. You’re probably wondering why a company wants to associate...

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