app security

July 25, 2018

Secure Apps on IBM Cloud with Wildcard Certificates

Secure custom domains for IBM Cloud with Cloud Foundry or Kubernetes service apps using SSL/TLS wildcard certificates. Here is how.

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April 25, 2018

Securing Angular+Node.js Applications using App ID

One of the most common architectures of modern applications is Single Page Applications (SPAs), where a single HTML page interacts with a backend application via JavaScript to dynamically generate its content. In this blog, we look at how a single page application can integrate authentication and authorization via IBM Cloud App ID.

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April 11, 2018

IBM Cloud App ID Technical White Paper – Now Available

We are happy to share that we have just published a technical white paper about building user authentication into your apps using IBM Cloud App ID. If you are deciding how to secure your applications with user authentication, this white paper provides a guide to the App ID service, and how to leverage it's capabilities.

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March 27, 2018

Setting up IBM Cloud App ID with Ping One

Last week we launched our latest IBM Cloud App ID feature, SAML 2.0 Federation. This feature allows you to easily manage user identities in your B2E apps while authenticating the users using existing enterprise flows and certified user repositories.

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March 27, 2018

Setting up IBM Cloud App ID with your Azure Active Directory

Last week we launched our newest IBM Cloud App ID feature, SAML 2.0 Federation. This feature allows you to easily manage user identities in your B2E apps while authenticating the users using existing enterprise flows and certified user repositories.

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February 27, 2018

Automate and secure DevOps with container security

Adopting a container-based platform is the primary way development teams are streamlining their work and implementing secure DevOps. Pulling down a publicly available container image saves a lot of image preparation time. Automated toolchains also enable teams to develop and deploy innovative new apps more quickly, delivering frequent updates to customers. Safeguarding data associated with those […]

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February 19, 2018

Using App ID to secure Docker and Kubernetes applications

So, you have a server side Java application and you need to be able to authenticate your users without the hassle? Then App ID is for you. There's no easier way to create a scalable app than to use the nimble IBM WebSphere Liberty application server in a Docker image and run it with IBM Cloud Container Service.

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February 6, 2018

Five security services every cloud platform should provide

Here are summaries of the five security services and enterprise security management a cloud platform should offer. Download the Guide to Securing Cloud Platforms for the details. 1: Identity and access management (IAM) Any interaction with a cloud platform should start with establishing who or what is doing the interacting—an administrator, a user, or even a service. […]

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