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Axiomatics Blog : Access Control

Stay in the know on the latest in authorization, attribute-based access control (ABAC), and modernizing your access control strategy.



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It’s time to take a holistic approach to cybersecurity by rethinking policies

Solving cybersecurity threats shouldn’t be seen as discrete. Rather it is important to take a holistic approach to achieve the overall result of cybersecurity.

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Five things developers need to know about APIs and authorization

It's becoming increasingly difficult to understand what APIs are exposed and how. Learn why policy-driven authorization can elevate your API security.

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The vital role of policy-driven authorization for CISOs

Policy-driven authorization addresses compliance & Zero Trust challenges while also playing a crucial role in helping CISOs accomplish their main priorities.

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Policy-driven authorization and the quest for a better remote work experience

Remote work is here to stay. This means organizations need to offer a better remote work experience that is both frictionless and secure.

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OAuth and Authorization: A duo in securing access to API-based services

Learn how OAuth specification plays an important role in API-centric access and authentication.

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Q&A: IGA vs Access Management vs Authorization

Our Head of Product Marketing and Chief Technology Officer discuss the difference between identity governance administration (IGA), access management, and authorization.

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Scalability, flexibility, and security – Why you need a hierarchical policy structure

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The future of work, or work today, requires access control

As the world shifts to being remote there is an importance placed on collaboration. This shift requires access control to make the experience frictionless.

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Perspectives on Authorization in 2024 with David Brossard

David Brossard discusses some access control highlights in 2023 and what his predictions are for access control and authorization in 2024.

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Manual access recertification is tedious and ineffective. So…why do we still ask managers to do this?

A look into the manual recertification process and the extremes companies think to go to to ensure the process is done correctly.

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Q&A: Critical infrastructure and policy-driven authorization with Mark Cassetta

Mark Cassetta discusses how policy-driven authorization reduces cyber risks that critical infrastructure organizations face in a modern world.

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Perspectives on Authorization in 2024 with Babak Sadighi

Babak Sadighi discusses some access control highlights in 2023 and what his predictions are for access control and authorization in 2024.

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What can the travel industry do to prevent another Southwest outage

The holiday season is one of the busiest travel times each year. As traveling picks up, organizations must prioritize modernizing their cybersecurity strategy.

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Ten years after the Target breach: Why retailers need authorization as breaches persist

The retail industry is falling behind when it comes to cybersecurity. Retailers are worse off now ten years after the Target breach.

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What is cloud-native authorization and why should I care?

Cloud-native software is a priority for enterprises. Learn what the biggest challenge along the cloud-native authorization journey and how to solve it.

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Playbook drilldown: Deployment methodology

We’ve pulled together a few questions we often ask that identify core priorities for a policy-driven authorization deployment.

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How authorization enables a successful customer experience

Learn the top five outcomes we typically hear from enterprises about how their modern approach to access improves customer experience.

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What is policy-as-code and why should I care?

Discover how our simplified ALFA policy language makes policy creation accessible to everyone, not just developers.

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Policy-driven authorization and the U.S. Federal Government

Learn three reasons why federal agencies should consider policy-driven authorization to help them modernize their approach to access control.

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ABAC plays a crucial role in ensuring compliant release of Export-controlled information

Let's explore the significance of ABAC in ensuring the compliant release of export-controlled information.

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Consumers don’t blur the line between identity and cybersecurity, so why should an enterprise?

As cybersecurity enterprises increasingly acquire those focused on identity, there's a convergence accelerating between security & identity.

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Optimizing existing identity investments

Many enterpises are putting in their time and resources in all of the right investments, but how can you optimize those existing investments?

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Q&A: Babak Sadighi, David Brossard on 20 years of access control and authorization

Our founder and CTO each reflect on twenty years of access control and authorization, and address some ongoing challenges moving ahead.

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Ten years of ALFA. Wait…what?

The evolution of access control has significantly changed. With more than a decade of ALFA, let’s take a look back at its history.

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