Can authentication deliver better citizen services?

When it comes to issuing credentials to employees, government agencies benefit from an additional authentication step that is not well appreciated: At some point in the hiring process, a trusted human resources manager or...

Mobile devices: A better route to ID security

.In the federal government, Common Access Cards and personal identity verification cards for employees and contractors incorporate biometrics and give agencies a better foundation for security and ID management than many private-sector organizations enjoy....

Protecting data wherever it lives

Data encryption addresses four major areas: data in motion, data stored on user devices, data stored on servers and data that is currently being used. Today, most encryption efforts focus on data stored on...

Why mobile data security matters

Keeping employees from using their personal mobile devices at work is a losing battle — and it’s challenging agencies to come up with new ways to secure government data