Tag: Public Sector

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Seven tips if you’re still scratching your head after reading Biden’s cybersecurity executive order

Yubico works with a lot of federal agencies and contractors, as well as with customers in regulated industries, so we understand the challenges new compliance regulations can bring. The executive order that was released May 12 can be seen as the federal government fully embracing the move toward multi-factor authentication (MFA) for use cases where

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Entrust to add support for YubiKeys with PIV alternative and PIV derived credentials, advancing secure mobile and desktop authentication

Today marks an important day for expanding Yubico’s reach to support the growing requirement for Government agencies to issue government credentials beyond Personal Identity Verification (PIV) cards. We are celebrating that our partner Entrust will soon launch support for derived PIV credentials for YubiKeys. Customers will be able to take advantage of YubiKeys with derived

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Yubico and ID.me provide remote identity proofing, YubiKey delivery, and strong authentication for NY Air National Guard (and see our joint presentation at Identiverse)

The pandemic has forced a digital transformation of how and where employees work at an accelerated rate, driving remote work scenarios for tens of thousands of state and federal personnel. These accelerated work scenarios require users to be strongly verified and authenticated. A strong binding between the remote identity proofing process and the authenticator is

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Mar 24, 2021

New administration and Covid-19 aftermath surges demand for next-gen security in public sector

2021 marks the year that two game-changing events have put onboarding remote employees and strong authentication on the radar for many public sector agency heads. Since March 2020 most government workers, like everyone else, have been forced to work remotely in systems that were not designed for secure work-from-home situations. IT executives scrambled to find

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YubiKey FIPS Series public sector brief

YubiKey FIPS Series brief for government and other public sector entities.

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YubiEnterprise Services Public Sector solution brief

YubiEnterprise Services offer flexible purchasing options and managed services.

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YubiKey for mobile for public sector solution brief

Securing mobile, tablet and notebook users with high-assurance multi-factor authentication.

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Best practices to secure remote government workers with the YubiKey: A modern PIV/CAC alternative

Prior to 2020, government agencies like many other orgs, relied on a perimeter security framework.

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Introducing WebAuthn: Enabling a Streamlined and More Secure User Authentication Experience for the Public Sector

WebAuthn eliminates the need for creating and storing passwords in a central location.