Category: Password Security

What Is ITAR Compliance? Who Does It Apply To?

What Is ITAR Compliance? Who Does It Apply To?

The term “ITAR compliance” is a misnomer. Unlike FedRAMP and other compliance frameworks, there is no formal “ITAR Compliance” or “ITAR Certification” process. Organizations that fall under ITAR need to understand how the regulations apply to them and set up internal policies and controls to protect ITAR technical data. Let’s […]

What Is a Password Manager?

What Is a Password Manager?

Password managers are tools that provide users and businesses the ability to track, store, protect, share and manage passwords for applications and online services. Password management solutions are crucial to keeping users safe and secure as they surf the web. As cyberattackers increasingly infiltrate corporate networks, it is important that […]

Terraform & Keeper Secrets Manager: Better Together

Terraform & Keeper Secrets Manager: Better Together

Terraform is a very popular infrastructure-as-code (IAC) tool that enables DevOps teams to deploy and manage infrastructure such as servers, containers and databases. Since Keeper Secrets Manager supports record creation through Terraform, you can secure infrastructure secrets using your Keeper Vault. This feature, combined with existing credential read functionality, makes […]

Announcing Keeper One-Time Share

Announcing Keeper One-Time Share

Ever need to share a password with someone, maybe a friend, a contractor, or a business associate but they don’t have a Keeper account? Keeper is pleased to announce the launch of One-Time Share, a new feature that lets Keeper users securely share records with anyone on a time-limited basis, […]

Cybersecurity Threats Aren’t Siloed. Your Defenses Can’t Be Either.

Cybersecurity Threats Aren’t Siloed. Your Defenses Can’t Be Either.

Cloud computing, widespread distributed work, hyper-digital supply chains, and the rapidly rising number of connected devices provide threat actors with more potential entry points into organizational networks than ever before – and they’re leveraging stolen user credentials to breach them, according to a recent Gartner blog discussing the top cybersecurity […]

3 Zero Trust Challenges & How to Overcome Them

3 Zero Trust Challenges & How to Overcome Them

The zero trust security model is rapidly gaining in popularity because it works so well in today’s distributed data environments – and work models. In addition to applications and data being spread across multiple private and public clouds, users are accessing organizational resources from multiple locations, on multiple devices, on […]

3 Hard Truths About Organizational Cybersecurity

3 Hard Truths About Organizational Cybersecurity

In recent years, many business and IT decision-makers have established a track record of questionable decision-making when it comes to organizational cybersecurity, from not properly segmenting networks, to not deactivating unused accounts (or protecting them with multi-factor authentication) to not implementing proper password security controls and more. As a result, […]

Keeper Vault for iOS Now Supports FIDO2 WebAuthn and YubiKey NFC

Keeper Vault for iOS Now Supports FIDO2 WebAuthn and YubiKey NFC

Multi-factor authentication (2FA) is crucial to protecting against password-related cyberattacks. On a fact sheet the White House released earlier this week, advising organizations on how to protect themselves against potential cyberattacks in light of the crisis in Europe, the first action item is, “Mandate the use of multi-factor authentication on […]

Use Keeper Secrets Manager to Remove Hardcoded Passwords at the Command Line – Without Code Refactoring

Use Keeper Secrets Manager to Remove Hardcoded Passwords at the Command Line – Without Code Refactoring

Managing IT infrastructure secrets is a hassle. Ironically, deploying and maintaining most secrets management solutions is at least half the battle. Typically, installing a secrets manager requires purchasing and installing additional on-prem hardware, then enduring a complex and time-consuming software installation process, and maintaining servers moving forward. Keeper Secrets Manager […]

NVIDIA Breach Illustrates the Importance of Securing Employee Passwords

NVIDIA Breach Illustrates the Importance of Securing Employee Passwords

The NVIDIA security breach resulted in tens of thousands of employee login credentials being leaked online. Threat actors also made off with mass quantities of highly confidential business information, including code signing certificates and what appears to be source code for the company’s Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) technology. Common […]