Off-boarding Matters: How to Protect Your Company and Customers from Employees with Bad Intentions

Six Best Practices for Cloud Privilege Management

Off-boarding in the Cloud Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: an employee is terminated and, fueled by resentment, seeks revenge on the employer. In the digital age, revenge takes various forms, but many times it involves stealing, sharing, or maligning valuable data that hurts the organization and exposes customer information. Well, it has … Read more

Learn How Britive Can Work with IGA for Improved Access Requests

A modern Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) solution lets organizations monitor user access levels and understand what actions users can take while working within various applications.   Gartner defines IGA as an “activity within the identity and access management (IAM) function that concerns the governance and administration of a unique digital representation of a user, … Read more

Protecting Machine IDs in Multi-Cloud: 5 Techniques

The following article first appeared in eWeek. Automation through digital transformation initiatives that rely on cloud-based applications is driving a surge in the use of machine identities (IDs). Indeed, machine identities outnumber human identities by at least 3-to-1. And while machine IDs drive productivity by completing tasks quickly and without error, such widespread use – … Read more

CIEM “On the Rise” in Gartner’s 2021 IAM Hype Cycle

By now you may have seen that Gartner’s annual Hype Cycle for Identity and Access Management Technologies (IAM) was published in July. As always, the information is relevant and useful. The authors note that the report “emphasizes the maturation of innovations that deliver security, risk management and business value for customer and workforce IAM. As … Read more

4 Key Takeaways from the New Gartner Report: Innovation Insight for Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management

Recently, Gartner released a new report, Innovation Insight for Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management, that is probably the most comprehensive look to date at the fast-emerging CIEM space. Understanding Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management The context is that managing cloud infrastructure entitlements is becoming a greater challenge due to their rapid increase in number and complexity, further … Read more

Extending Zero Trust to Your Cloud Identity Lifecycle

Zero Trust

Cybercriminals are focusing malicious attacks on privileged access and secrets management infrastructure more than ever. Specifically, they’re targeting immature cloud identity governance systems and lax security in DevOps processes that don’t follow a Zero Trust Framework. These trends shouldn’t come as a surprise, given the new, complex and fast-evolving world of multiple cloud platforms and … Read more

TIGHTER SECURITY THROUGH AUTOMATED PRIVILEGE REVOCATION

Onboarding and offboarding with least standing privilege

How Britive Makes it Possible to Secure Onboarding & Offboarding For Employees & Contractors In The Cloud Standing privilege access is one of the most dire IT security vulnerabilities facing public and private organizations today. We at Britive cite this stat a lot, but it really can’t be emphasized enough: Gartner now sees inadequate management … Read more

Britive Now Supporting ABAC Integration via AWS SSO

We’re excited today to announce Britive’s support for attribute-based access control (ABAC), a new integration with AWS. This new integration will enable mutual customers of Britive and AWS to achieve ABAC for secure authentication and authorization to multiple AWS accounts. This new capability builds on Britive’s previously announced support for role-based access control (RBAC), and significantly simplifies and expands the ability of Britive customers to … Read more

Single Sign On Integrated with the Britive Platform Minimizes Attack Surfaces

Single Sign On and Britive

In today’s perimeterless enterprise, security defense strategies based on firewalls and virtual fencing protections are no longer effective. As more organizations move to the cloud, digital identity and privilege management are now the first line of defense in protecting business applications, data stores and especially team-oriented resources such as the continuous integration / continuous development … Read more