Federal Mission: Security Compliance using Externalized Authorization Management (EAM)

United States federal agencies are beholden to myriad regulations and standards, some of the most notable of which are the FIPS Publication 200 and the NIST Special Publication 800-53. Both documents, in combination, “ensure that appropriate security requirements and security controls are applied to all federal information and information systems.” These documents offer guidance on […]

Protect Critical Data and Enable Collaboration with ABAC

Access control has evolved to meet the changing security challenges organizations face in the digital age. Attribute Based Access Control, known in brief as ABAC, is quickly becoming the standard model for organizations confronted by the need for a robust and flexible solution to today’s increasingly complex security demands. Download the PDF to learn more […]

The Basics of Attribute Based Access Control (ABAC)

Traditionally, the focus of authorization and access control has been on building barriers to sensitive data and only making it available to a select few. But that’s changed as companies want to get more from their data and make it really work for them. Authorization is now about facilitating user access to the right data […]

Why Externalized Authorization? (for Federal Government)

“What will my organization gain from externalized authorization?” It’s a question our team hears often. Axiomatics understands our dynamic world that requires organizations to be more responsive. Typically, information and application access policies are hard coded into the application. That requires many months of coding efforts and man hours to make any policy changes, which no […]

Why You Should Externalize Your Authorization

“What will my organization gain from externalized authorization?” “Will our performance suffer?” “My team enjoys the challenge of writing their own code.” Axiomatics understands our dynamic world that requires organizations to be more responsive. Typically, information and application access policies are hard coded into the application. That requires many months of coding efforts and man hours […]