The Benefits and Drawbacks of Password Complexity Rules

In recent years, cybersecurity experts have called into question the usefulness of password complexity rules. Password complexity rules have existed in some form since the internet and email became mainstream. They have ...
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Microsoft Buys Corp.com So Bad Guys Can’t

In February, KrebsOnSecurity told the story of a private citizen auctioning off the dangerous domain corp.com for the starting price of $1.7 million. Domain experts called corp.com dangerous because years of testing ...
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Can Okta really Replace AD?

What core capabilities should a cloud directory service offer in order to replace AD? Can Okta meet those needs? The post Can Okta really Replace AD? appeared first on JumpCloud ...

Root Passwords: The Root of Password Problems

The average online user has over 90 accounts between personal and work accounts that require a password. That is a daunting number of unique passwords to memorize. In an effort to remember ...
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Comparing Azure AD and AD FS

IT organizations are comparing Azure AD and AD FS to see which is best-suited for bridging AD to modern, cloud-based resources. The post Comparing Azure AD and AD FS appeared first on ...

How To Prepare For Cyberwar: It Starts With Identity

Cyberattacks are rapidly evolving in sophistication and scale. The line between the digital and the physical realm has become more blurred. Foreign cyberattackers have used destructive malware to erase data from hard ...
Can You Manage an AD User Entirely From the Cloud?

Can You Manage an AD User Entirely From the Cloud?

Can you manage an AD user entirely from the cloud? The short answer is yes, although you may be surprised to find out how. The post Can You Manage an AD User ...
Moving Away from AD CS: Certificate-Based Authentication with Azure AD & Jamf

Moving Away from AD CS: Certificate-Based Authentication with Azure AD & Jamf

Digital certificates are starting to take over as the preferred method of network authentication because of their proven superiority to passwords in security and user experience. Many organizations are wanting to migrate ...
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Migrating a Windows Machine from Active Directory®

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Migrating a Windows system from Microsoft Active Directory to JumpCloud is streamlined using the free AD Migration Utility. The post Migrating a Windows Machine from Active Directory® appeared first on JumpCloud ...

Recommendations For HIPAA Password Compliance

What is HIPAA Password Compliance and How Healthcare Organizations Can Comply with these Authentication Guidelines. HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) was introduced in 1996 but has become increasingly prominent in ...