Axiomatics Releases New Version of SmartGuard™ for Big Data

Upgrades Enhance Ease-of-Use and Accelerated Functionality for Big Data Authorization Engine CHICAGO (November 29, 2017) – Axiomatics, the leader in fine-grained dynamic authorization, today announced the availability of SmartGuard™ for Big Data 1.2, the only authorization solution that fully supports Attribute Based Access Control (ABAC) for Big Data. Key enhancements include support for the SQL-on-Hadoop […]

SC Media Feature: Writing Authorization Policies to Secure Big Data

“Enforcing authorization directly at the data level can be incredibly powerful as it could mean minimal or no changes to the applications that are accessing the data itself,” says Jonas Iggbom. In the digital age, enterprises are accumulating and storing massive amounts of data. The more data an enterprise has stored, the more critical it […]

CSO Online Feature: Managing DevOps with Dynamic Authorization

Security technologies, like Dynamic Authorization, are an integral part of the devops methodology and should be managed in the same manner as the application itself. by Gerry Gebel In today’s on-demand and fast-changing global economy, consumers expect companies to deliver and update products and services rapidly. Many organizations have turned to a devops methodology to […]

HelpNetSecurity Feature: The 10 Misconceptions of Using a Policy-based Approach for Access Control

Axiomatics CEO Niklas Jakobsson featured in HelpNetSecurity The principle of Attribute Based Access Control (ABAC) has existed for many years. It’s the evolution from simple access control lists and role-based access control, to a highly flexible system for administering access based on the evaluation of attributes. For authorization requirements, this separates the management of access […]

DZone Feature: How Banks Are Using ABAC to Balance Customer Security and Innovation

“To help balance regulatory compliance and the demand for mobile customer-centric services, financial institutions can look to ABAC for modern access control,” Axiomatics’ Gerry Gebel writes in DZone. Protecting customer data is a major feat across industries, but the banking industry faces a particularly heightened challenge due to the constant threat of data breaches and the increasing […]

CSO Online Feature: Digital Transformation: Securing Customer-centric Initiatives

(October 18, 2017) Axiomatics’ Gerry Gebel featured in CSO Online – “Digital Transformation: Securing Customer-centric Initiatives”. Data security and an improved customer experience go hand in hand for successful digital transformation. “The customer is always right” is a motto originating in the early 20th century which encourages employees to give a high priority to customer […]