Zero Trust Security

Zero Trust starts with identity. Identity starts with Okta.

Identity-first approach to Zero Trust security

Identity is the core of a Zero Trust strategy. In recent years, we’ve seen the perimeter moving to the identity layer and a rise in identity-based cyber attacks. As a result, people are now the most critical component of the Zero Trust ecosystem.

An identity-first approach to a Zero Trust Security strategy ensures the right people have the right level of access, to the right resources, in the right context, and that access is assessed continuously—all without adding friction for the user. Getting there can be easier said than done, but we're here to help.

Zero Trust security landscape

Stay up to date with the latest analysis of the Zero Trust landscape with research from Okta and Forrester.

The Definition Of Modern Zero Trust

The Forrester report explains why the firm advises clients to start their Zero Trust implementations with identity as a foundational step to both protect against common threat vectors and have a few quick wins to kickstart the process.

The State of Zero Trust Security

Okta’s State of Zero Trust Security: 2021 Report delves into data around how security leaders plan to adapt their security strategies to enable long-term remote work. See what your peers are prioritizing for the next 12-18 months and where they are on the Zero Trust security maturity curve.

Make identity the foundation for your Zero Trust strategy

Because there is no silver bullet when it comes to achieving a Zero Trust security architecture, organizations approach their journeys differently. When it comes to identity, we’ve seen our customers progress through several stages of maturity in order to advance their Zero Trust security strategies. This identity maturity framework can help you take immediate action to help your organization reach its Zero Trust goals.

Interested in where your organization falls on this maturity curve? Take our Zero Trust Assessment to get personalized recommendations on how to tackle the Zero Trust journey with identity and secure your organization.

Zero Trust Maturity Curve

Extend identity across your entire security ecosystem

Extend identity across your entire security ecosystem

While identity is a critical piece to your Zero Trust security strategy, you also need other security solutions to help you reach your goals. Okta seamlessly integrates your identity solution across your entire technology ecosystem to unify your approach to Zero Trust. Okta partners with other security leaders to help you tackle your overall Zero Trust security goals and provides meaningful integrations across all components of the extended Zero Trust ecosystem.

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