Virtual appliance fuels Bring Your Own Identity
Posted on 19 February 2013.
NetIQ announced SocialAccess, a virtual appliance that allows business and government entities to leverage social identity providers to share select identity information for authentication via OAuth and OpenID Connect.

This information can then be used to provide protected online services ranging from customer-focused applications to state and local services, such as 311 and more.

Organizations increasingly want to make services, resources and content available in a manner that is highly personalized to each individual. Traditionally, this required individuals to create and maintain a unique user name and password for each site. SocialAccess enables large-scale “bring your own identity” (BYOI) services that simplify how organizations interact with stakeholders.

“Consumers are demanding convenient access to more services from more endpoints than ever and organizations need to be able to seize the opportunities that social identity, mobile computing, cloud and other trends naturally create,” said Geoff Webb, director, Solution Strategy at NetIQ.

SocialAccess 1.0 is generally available today worldwide and is licensed on a per user basis.





Spotlight

Android Fake ID bug allows malware to impersonate trusted apps

Posted on 29 July 2014.  |  Bluebox Security researchers unearthed a critical Android vulnerability which can be used by malicious applications to impersonate specially recognized trusted apps - and get all the privileges they have - without the user being none the wiser.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Tue, Jul 29th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //