Cloud Identity

By Martin Schmidt on July 11, 2019

Modernizing your B2C Portal Security – LDAP Proxy Deep Dive

In this part of our series we are taking a deeper look on how the LDAP reverse proxy works and what is needed to be done to make it work. Enable CI In this part we look at what needs to be done on the CI side and what information needs to be collected. We […]

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By Martin Schmidt on June 21, 2019

Modernizing your B2C Portal Security – LDAP Proxy for Cloud Identity

In this part of our series, we are taking a look at a common pattern we see at our customers, that at first look seems to prevent us from moving to the cloud.  I will outline a process that allows us to move to the cloud while improving the overall security posture. LDAP Authentication Many […]

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By Martin Schmidt on May 17, 2019

Modernizing your B2C Portal Security – A thoughtful approach

As we have described the situation that many of our customers are in today, and our proposal for a better future state, we come to realize that for many, this transition is a journey, and a single big bang transition is not practical for many.  This blog entry will outline an approach to start such […]

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By Martin Schmidt on May 4, 2019

Modernizing your B2C Portal Security – Desired End State

Proposition: As we have seen in part one of this series, managing customer identities for a portal can be a challenge and distraction for the business.  In this part of the series we will outline how a modernized solution for a portal security can simplify operations and free your team up to focus on the […]

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By ADAM CASE on March 25, 2019

Requesting new features in IBM Cloud Identity

Roadmaps and ideas drive our development teams to deliver the highest quality of product. Without ideas from the community and our clients, we lose insights into how the product is being used and how we can make it work better for them. We encourage everyone who wishes to make IBM Cloud Identity better to submit […]

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By ADAM CASE on December 20, 2018

Getting Started with IBM Cloud Identity REST APIs

Introduction IBM Cloud Identity’s suite of products include robust REST APIs to be used within your applications. You can use the API framework to authenticate users, add applications, view multi-factor transactions, and a lot more. The following article is a walk-through of how to create an API client ID and secret, authenticate, and making your […]

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By Anthony Ferguson and others on September 27, 2018

IBM Security Announces FIDO2 Certification

Today IBM Security joins a select group of industry leaders in announcing FIDO2 certification! This positions our IBM Identity and Access Management portfolio to continue to deliver on our strategic focus on providing “alternative-to-password” authentication methods. FIDO2 is an evolution from previous standards such as U2F and UAF, and has gained significant traction with most […]

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