Improving Enterprise Authentication: Taming the Password Beast

Many enterprises have implemented some basic methods for managing user authentication to sensitive data, and some have even mastered the “single sign-on” problem for data access. But today’s IT environment increasingly involves a wide range of user devices and locations, including mobile equipment, cloud services, and even Internet of Things devices. In this Dark Reading webinar, experts will discuss emerging methods for solving the authentication problem, and the need for building authentication strategies that go beyond the enterprise premises.

Tue, Jun 12, 2018 10:00 AM PDT / 01:00 PM EDT
1h 00min

Attend this webinar you'll:

  • learn how email authentication with the DMARC standard can fight spoofing and phishing - and how to implement  DMARC more easily  
  • learn about new innovations in behavioral biometrics that may improve end user security while reducing friction
  • get tips for better management of a variety of authentication methods, so you don't just need to choose one

Featured Speakers

  • Shehzad Mirza
    Shehzad Mirza
    Director of Operations
    Global Cyber Alliance (GCA)

    Shehzad Mirza is the Director of Operations for Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), a not-for-profit organization who mission is to eliminate cyber risks around the globe. Prior to joining GCA, Shehzad was a manager in the Advisory Services practice, as part of the security monitoring group, of Ernst & Young LLP. He also served as Senior Director of Security Operations at the Center for Internet Security (CIS), an internationally recognized not-for-profit organization that provides cybersecurity services and support to state, local, tribal, and territorial governments throughout the United States. He was responsible for managing the security operations, which included a 24x7 security operations center (SOC) consisting of security analysts and Intel analysts providing cybersecurity and detection/notification services to all state and local governments across the United States for the Multi-State Information-Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC). Shehzad started his career in cybersecurity as a consultant with Symantec working and managing a 24x7 security operations center (SOC) for the State of New York. He started as an analyst and within four years managed the SOC. Over time, the SOC was responsible for monitoring members of the MS-ISAC.

  • Sara Peters
    Sara Peters
    Senior Editor
    Dark Reading

    Sara Peters is Senior Editor at Dark Reading and formerly the editor-in-chief of Enterprise Efficiency. Prior that she was senior editor for the Computer Security Institute, writing and speaking about virtualization, identity management, cybersecurity law, and a myriad of other topics. She authored the 2009 CSI Computer Crime and Security Survey and founded the CSI Working Group on Web Security Research Law -- a collaborative project that investigated the dichotomy between laws regulating software vulnerability disclosure and those regulating Web vulnerability disclosure.

  • Alex Garcia-Tobar
    Alex Garcia-Tobar
    Co-Founder and CEO

    A serial entrepreneur and global executive, Alexander has been CEO at two previous firms and has run global sales teams for three companies that went IPO. He held analyst and executive positions at leading research companies such as The Boston Consulting Group and Forrester Research along with Silicon Valley startups such as ValiCert, Sygate, and SyncTV.

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