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May 6, 2019

Use IBM Cloud Certificate Manager to Obtain Let’s Encrypt TLS Certificates for Your Public Domains

IBM Cloud Certificate Manager now lets you obtain TLS certificates signed by Let’s Encrypt. Let’s Encrypt is an automated, ACME-protocol-based CA that issues free certificates valid for 90 days.

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April 11, 2019

How to Automate TLS Certificate Rotation to Avoid Outages

In this post, we'll share how you can make sure you have end-to-end protection for data in transit without running into any TLS certificate expiry issues.

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May 6, 2019

Track Your Cloud Activities Using IBM Cloud Activity Tracker with LogDNA

With IBM Cloud Activity Tracker with LogDNA, you can improve the security monitoring of your application by setting alerts for user access patterns and gain greater trackability for how your Cloud Service and Cloud Account is being used, configured, and accessed.

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April 5, 2019

IBM Cloud App ID: Updated Runtime APIs Provide Tighter Interoperability for Your Cloud-Native Apps

As part of our efforts to tighten interoperability and broaden the frameworks that are able to use IBM Cloud App ID, we've updated the runtime APIs.

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March 29, 2019

Adding Sign In to Multicloud Applications Without Code Changes

In this post, we will explore a proof of concept illustrating how we can leverage identity federation using a single IBM Cloud App ID instance along with common operational patterns, such as Kubernetes and Istio, to create a centralized identity and access management model that can transparently secure applications/services across cloud environments.

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March 29, 2019

IBM Cloud Hyper Protect Crypto Services is Now Available on IBM Public Cloud

Today, IBM Cloud is announcing the general availability of IBM Cloud Hyper Protect Crypto Services, a dedicated Key Management and Cloud HSM Service designed especially for customers looking for greater control over their data encryption keys and the hardware security modules (HSMs) that protect these keys.

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March 28, 2019

Sign In Your App Users With Any Identity Provider Using App ID

We're going to explain App ID’s custom identity flow and walk you through an example of how you can use it to integrate a third-party identity provider with App ID—specifically, LinkedIn.

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March 25, 2019

Caveonix RiskForesight™ is Now Generally Available on IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions

As announced at IBM Think 2019, the Caveonix RiskForesight™ solution is now generally available on IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions (IC4V).

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February 26, 2019

Enabling Helm with TLS and Service Accounts

Transport Layer Security (TLS) and service accounts—when used together— can greatly improve the security and flexibility of whatever application you choose to run on your cluster with IBM Cloud Data Shield.

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