In today’s mobile planet, we have gain access to to several platforms, apps and even email accounts. This access requirements developing several user names and with protected passwords. To add to the issue, reviews of online identification theft and password hacking are on the rise, making protected access over the internet incredibly critical. However, most of us often select to keep the same password for all records or easy ones that are quick to remember, and just as easy to hack. So what is the option?
SmartSignin, a Toronto based organization, provides one such cloud based SSO, Identity & Access Control solution with two-factor authentication. The service, launched in January, can perform one-click logins to all your sites and programs from a single secure portal. The company has its growth center in New Delhi and a R&D wing at Ganita Labs, University of Toronto.
The SmartSignin Smart-Key algorithm will offer you with strong security by making sure that no one other than you can accessibility your key. As the security and decryption is conducted on your device, your usernames and passwords are not saved anywhere, in which they can be stolen. The services also assure that there is no one point-of-failure in the application.
An easy to use dashboard gives accessibility to unlimited web-apps, with no cooperation required for third party and setup is quick. The IAM (Identity and Access Management) Suite also offers clients a one-time SMS password, knowledge-based verification, along with the business’s Smart-Key authentication method making the 2 step authentication process extremely secure. The service can communicate with popular applications across the web-space like Google Apps, Sales Force, and others.
With company’s progressively adopting the ‘bring your own device’ (BYOD) policy, workers are selecting to bring their personal devices to work. In such cases the platform also acts as a secure portal for mobile access from these devices. If an employee wants to access company resources from any device, they must authenticate through SmartSignin. Once linked, your company’s guidelines can dictate how things go from there.
Companies with several departments need to provide various levels of access to their workers. In such situation, SmartSignin allows you to sync users and map their permissions throughout many popular programs. Simply create a user and allocate the user to a group. He or she can then accessibility the needed programs by simply clicking on an icon on the desktop.
SmartSignin presently has over 7000 expert users, more than 16 small and medium businesses and 7 business customers registered.
The organization insists they are far more protected than their opponents who use server side security and store all client data to enable their technology to work. SmartSignin meanwhile, does not store everything that is not secured. The encryption they execute happens on the user side and the keys never leave the user’s device.