Enhancing the security posture for state and local government
With ransomware attacks on the rise, state and local leaders need to look at modern identity and access management tools to mitigate identity-based security risks.
Identity management improved during pandemic, Iowa officials said
Iowa is in the process of deploying a new identity and access management system that officials said is improving security and efficiency.
Four ingredients to a successful security strategy
It’s critical that public sector security systems and policies can protect against new cyberthreats. What types of attacks are on the rise and can IT leaders do about it?
Using modern authentication controls to mitigate fraud risks
Fraud can quickly drain state and local agency resources. However, with modern authentication controls, CIOs and CISOs can mitigate fraud and security risks.
Using modern identity tools to limit fraud, waste and abuse
Digital services for citizens are increasingly important. By using cloud-based identity tools, agencies can mitigate abuse of funds and help those most in need.
How states can stand up reliable contact tracing programs at scale
A new partnership between Okta and Work.com allows public partners to quickly and easily deploy a comprehensive contact tracing solution in weeks.
Looking beyond COVID-19 to build a digital government
While the pandemic boosted modernization and digital services projects in government, agencies need to leverage that momentum beyond the crisis.
State leaders will ‘rethink’ traditional security parameters post-pandemic
Okta’s Kelsey Nelson says states will be forced to change their approach to cybersecurity to accommodate the workforce after the COVID-19 pandemic is over.
Coronavirus pandemic sparked modernization, future growth in states
Though state and local government agencies scrambled to meet the demands of a remote workforce, the effects of IT modernization will lay the groundwork for future successes.