The past year represented a significant disruption for organizations and increased the workload for most identity and security teams. It forced organizations to recognize the importance of securing digital identities, whether maintaining employee productivity through secure access from anywhere, using any device, or transforming engagement with customers to secure online services. Did this unprecedented shift to online everything result in significantly more identity-related breaches? How did it impact organizations approach to the people, process, and technology aspects of securing digital identities?
The latest research from the Identity Defined Security Alliance, 2021 Trends in Securing Digital Identities, is based on an online survey of more than 500 identity and security professionals and examined the impact that the events of 2020 have had on securing digital identities in the enterprise and the implementation of identity-focused security strategies.