Identity management and access controls News
December 20, 2016
Westcon-Comstor, a valued-added distributor, has inked a deal with BeyondTrust, an information security vendor that provides a privileged access management platform.
December 12, 2016
Executives from One Identity, which operates under Quest Software, discuss the company's renewed focus on the channel.
November 21, 2016
In its first move following the Blue Coat Systems merger, Symantec agreed to acquire identity protection firm LifeLock for $2.3 billion to bolster its consumer security business.
August 17, 2016
A PGP short ID collision attack on the creator of Linux brings to light a flaw that experts have known about for years with short ID keys.
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