What is the FTC Safeguards Rule? And Will it Affect You?
What is the FTC Safeguards Rule? In 1999, The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) initiated The FTC Gramm-Leach-Biley Act’s (GLBA) Safeguards Rule in an effort to safeguard consumers and protect personal information from getting into the wrong hands. FTC Summary: “The Safeguards Rule requires financial institutions under FTC jurisdiction to have measures in place to keep customer […]
CYBER INSURANCE WON’T PAY
Unless You Do These Things First Company budgets are now being firmed up for 2023 and, as the frequency, severity, and cost of cyber-attacks increase dramatically, it’s no wonder that enterprise demand for cyber insurance has also skyrocketed. But, while cyber insurance may seem like a relatively easy way for a company to plug in […]
TraitWare® and Gradient MSP simplify the billing process for MSPs
Joining Forces with Gradient, TraitWare® now integrates with the Synthesize Platform to facilitate automated billing processes for its MSP Partners. TraitWare is the only passwordless MFA vendor currently supporting the Synthesize platform. The integration means billing reconciliation is now automated for all TraitWare partners, making it easier than ever to efficiently manage complex billing details. […]
Trust & Security
A People Story TRUST. It’s a people thing. Not a technology thing. People build reliable technology. Not the other way around. Choosing which cybersecurity tools you trust to implement and use starts with people. If you’re looking for a solution, you need to know what exactly they are selling, who’s behind it, what problems the […]
TraitWare Earns SOC 2 – Type II Certification
TraitWare TraitWare Inc., market leader for enterprise-class native Passwordless Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) and Single Sign-On (SSO) combined for simple secure login, today announced that it has successfully completed the SOC 2 Type 2 audit. Conducted by Eide Bailly LLP, a leading North Dakota-based certified public accounting and business advisory firm, the audit affirms that TraitWares information […]
LastPass Says No Passwords Compromised in Security Scare …
But you should ditch that master password anyway. And it’s easier than you may think. Last week Tuesday, another security scare hit cyberspace and password manager LastPass. The scare points, once again, to the fact that passwords are risky. Several users reported receiving email alerts from LastPass, warning that unauthorized attempts had been made to […]
What Is Face Verification and How Does It Optimize Passwordless MFA?
How do you secure identity and transactions—especially business, financial, government transactions—in a world that is becoming more and more digital and hyperconnected? It’s time to move on from old and increasingly vulnerable authentication methods, like ID cards and the username-and-password combo, to newer methods that pose a tougher challenge for cybercriminals to get past. Today’s […]
BACK TO SCHOOL FOR CYBERCRIME
Schools are top targets for Cybercrime. It’s time to get educated and educate about the risks, and how to implement a Zero Trust framework for security. With students of all ages still in the early days of their academic year, cybersecurity experts issue stern warnings about cybercrime in schools. With the increased use of technology […]
What is Real Passwordless MFA?
What is Real Passwordless MFA and Why is it Essential for Enterprise Security? In light of the sharp rise in cyber attacks worldwide – from ransomware to phishing scams to man-in-the-middle attacks – we’ve been told by the likes of Microsoft, countless cybersecurity experts, and even the President of the United States, that it’s time […]
A Paradigm Shift in IAM – The Move to Zero Trust Access
A person's identity is the first pillar in a Zero Trust framework. Achieving True Zero Trust Access requires having MFA inherent upon account creation.
Why Password Reuse Makes the Case for Going Passwordless
Businesses and individuals alike are far from doomed to live with all the inconvenience and risks posed by passwords and the management challenges that they entail.
How Can You Make MFA Adoption Easier for Everyone in Your Organization?
Multifactor authentication (MFA) is a must for enterprises to ensure data security in the face of both new attacks and persistent older ones that are constantly being fine-tuned by cybercriminals. It offers multiple layers of security to your login processes through multiple means of authentication. Knowledge (something you know): PIN, username and password, security question […]