WatchGuard Blog - Access & Identity Authentication

Best practices to make it a Safer Internet Day

Safer Internet Day is a great chance to slow down and take stock of how you’re protecting yourself, your family, and your business online. These three tips will help you to staying secure while on the internet.

Are You in Control of Your Personal Information?

On 28 January 2022, the 16th edition of Data Protection Day will be celebrated globally. It aims at raising awareness on the right to data protection, and from WatchGuard we offer you 8 basic tips to achieve it.

Knowing where access attempts come from, the key to MFA

The good thing about risk-based authentication is that it takes risk factors into account when performing an authentication decision. WatchGuard partners can now offer their customers increased security in their authentication processes through push notifications that include geolocation.

How to avoid Credential Abuse

With malicious use of credentials responsible for over 80% of breaches worldwide, how can you prevent your credentials being compromised

Credential leaks are growing on the dark web

Last year saw a 429% increase in the number of login credentials exposed on the dark web. Multi-factor authentication has become an essential security layer to ensure that whoever is entering credentials is the real user and not a usurper.