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What is Continuous Authentication?

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Deconstructing the DOJ Iranian Hacking Indictment

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Passwordless Authentication: Where to start

Let’s face it: we’re all tired of passwords. They’re a major pain for users and not nearly as effective at securing accounts as they pretend to be. Thankfully, there is a better way! We are excited to announce a new set of passwordless capabilities in Okta that will allow...

What is Passwordless Authentication?

Passwordless authentication is an emerging authentication method that has been gaining traction as of late. In this post, we’ll explore what passwordless authentication is, the usability and security challenges that passwords present, and the benefits of passwordless authentication.

What is passwordless authentication?

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What Is Identity Proofing?

Every day, we engage with an ever-growing number of applications and digital services—and each of them wants to know (and validate) that we are who we say we are. As companies try to combat the prevalence of large-scale data breaches, the adage ‘on the internet, nobody knows you’re a...

Microservices vs. SOA—What’s the Difference?

There are a number of things that help make an application what it is—the most fundamental of which is the architecture it’s based on. To date, most technology has been built on monolithic architecture, with all components existing within one complex application. More recently, however, developers have started compartmentalizing...

Vulnerability Disclosure at Okta: Everything You Need to Know

Protecting our customers, partners, and other stakeholders has always been the Okta Security Team’s top priority . We have invested heavily in our security infrastructure in support of this mission, building a top-of-class internal application, and instituting both offensive and defensive security teams.

But with every endeavor, it’s...