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Avancer Corporation is a systems integrator focusing on State of Art Identity and Access Management technology. With over a decade of experience of integrating IAM solutions for world’s leading corporations we bring you some insights through our articles on Avancer Corporation’s Official Blog

7-must-follow-tips-to-reduce-security-breach-cost
Share This Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Whatsapp Email Your browser does not support theaudio element. As breach of user data or identity data is the most crucial data breach for any organization, it is essential to reduce breach and prevent unauthorized access to such data with the implementation of various IAM solutions.The current pandemic situation escalated ransomware and phishing scams, with cybercriminals taking advantage of insecure systems and networks, impacting both large and small businesses. In fact, the average cost of a data breach during the pandemic witnessed an increase to reach USD 21,659 per incident, with most incidents ranging from USD 826 to USD 653,587, according to a report by Verizon. Notably, almost 5 ... Read More
07/08/2021Team Avancer
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Share This Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Whatsapp Email Your browser does not support theaudio element. Leveraging the factory model approach to on-boarding multiple apps could ensure successful integration of applications within a proven and repeatable framework. Enterprises are increasingly facing application integration challenges with dynamic changes in their business requirements and IT ecosystem. With organizations focusing on implementing diverse applications for their varied needs, they are also prioritizing faster turn-around time and efficient integration systems. The challenge is to create an agile app onboarding process while maintaining the essential security posture, especially while integrating a large number of apps. Leveraging the factory model approach to onboarding multiple apps could ensure the successful integration of applications ... Read More
07/08/2021Team Avancer
Why to choose healthcare identity management
Why to choose healthcare identity management?Health is one of the most precious assets for people, and healthcare records are equally valuable. The number of healthcare records is way higher than that of the credit card numbers available in the black market. Some people steal healthcare data and get hold of the home addresses, social security numbers, and health histories. Using this information, miscreants can misuse your health insurance and infringe other valuable records, making you vulnerable to financial losses. Moreover, there is the threat of identity theft which requires a healthcare identity management solution to be in action. A number of entities get these health records through various channels, which makes securing them a task on priority. Apart from ... Read More
08/21/2019Team Avancer
Multi-Factor-Authentication
Irrespective of the industry you are catering to, Virtual Private Networks (VPN) are still used at large to meet the organizational IT ecosystem demands. These VPNs enable remote users to securely establish connection with the core IT infrastructure components, be it over on-prem setups or cloud infrastructure hosted with AWS or any other cloud provider. Securing these VPN endpoints is vital, making Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) a mandate. Well, MFA no doubt is the best way for securing your VPN, as a stolen credential can wreak havoc for your enterprise. Moreover, in case the traditional MFA tools fail to ensure the best protection for your VPN, adopting Avancer IAM solutions with MFA for VPN Security seems the best way out! Challenges with ... Read More
08/02/2019Team Avancer
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Growing concerns of cybersecurity have left business owners in dilemma. 80% of organizations prioritize their privilege security and expressed how critical it is to maintain an isolated environment to ensure IT security. Protecting privileged assets and isolating environments within your IT security eco-system is still a tough task. Because, cyber attacks may occur anytime and ruin your vital business information, be it a multi-million company, government agency, hospital, university, or a shop next door. Just like a hamster wheel, as you keep securing your enterprise IT systems from one type of malware or cyber-attack an evolved and mightier one is at your beck to wreak havoc. So, how to get your business off the annoying hamster wheel? We’ll get into ... Read More
07/25/2019Team Avancer
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Deploying IAM Managed Services have become a norm for enterprises to track and secure their business information, be it about their finances or employees and their identities. Being a business owner, your client needn’t bother about slogging stats and security features threatening to wreak havoc to their enterprise. IAM Managed Services are not child’s play, so business owners often wonder how these solutions propel their business for success, does their workforce got the right resources, and how secure is their business online. Client onboarding with IAM Managed Services hence calls for priority IT security solutions by maintaining a healthy relationship with the clients. If you find your IAM managed services are not bringing you effective results then Avancer is always ... Read More
07/19/2019Team Avancer
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When it comes to managing the various aspects of a small enterprise, most technology providers put less efforts in that regard. But, solutions like Salesforce managed Services have made a difference to the age-old trend of focusing on large enterprises and taking care of small ventures as well. Being a popular application development Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solution focused at marketing and customer services, it helps small to medium businesses for effectively managing their processes. It in the long run supports the businesses get new clients as well. Latest Salesforce versions allow businesses in managing existing customers with enterprise level reporting, analytics, collaboration etc. There are times when these functionalities might not be enough for your small enterprise and ... Read More
07/19/2019Team Avancer
Cyber-attack
With the world moving rapidly to digitization, the information collected and stored digitally is becoming vulnerable to cyber-attacks. As the cyber safety protocols and technologies including Identity and Access Management as well as Identity Governance are becoming advanced. They are stringently monitoring the information, and identities of enterprises from possible cyber-attacks. But the miscreants are turning smarter with every unfolded security setup to wreak havoc with your business information. These attacks jeopardize your business in multiple ways, starting from losing client to data leakage, information security lapses, loss of contracts, customers and the list goes on. Like we have already known, prevention is better than cure. You got to stay alert and brace yourself against such unethical hacking practices in ... Read More
07/19/2019Team Avancer
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Are you facing challenges while managing identities on EPIC Systems in your organization? Typically, when an establishment relies too much on an application – strategic foresight in terms of aligning the application with business requirements needs to be just on the spot. Many healthcare establishments rely on EPIC Systems for the management of patient data, however the processes are loose. It is important for EPIC System Management teams to answer a few questions, such as: When a user joins your organization – what is the EPIC User creation process? Do new clinicians get day-one access to EPIC System to perform their roles? If yes, is provisioning of clinicians on EPIC System manual or automated? How do you assign templates to users in EPIC? When ... Read More
03/05/2018Team Avancer
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Starting with the impact of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for USA based business houses – PCI DSS compliant organizations will not have to struggle, however it is better to get an expert opinion and be sure about it. Overall GDPR revolves around managing compliance risks, protecting sensitive data and streamlining enterprise processes. Identity and Access Management capabilities play a major role in key aspects of GDPR compliance. The deadline brings an opportunity for businesses establishments to ensure that their processes are aligned to principled approach of building privacy, security, compliance and transparency. Considering many aspects of digitization, the regulatory environment around IT practices, consumer data privacy and business practices is seeking strict compliance. As European privacy law, the GDPR ... Read More
02/02/2018Team Avancer
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Information security starts by controlling – ‘Who’ has ‘What’ access to systems & data and ‘How’ that information is being accessed. Keeping in perspective the security aspect of information routed via SSH Key management, there are a few important questions for IT department heads to ponder over: Can your IT Team detect a new SSH Key Introduced in the Enterprise IT Network? How does your organization mitigate the risks associated with the structural issue that SSH Keys do not expire? What security systems are implemented by your IT Security folks for SSH keys integration in cloud environment? SSH Protocol is a widely deployed facility for establishing encrypted connections, with changing security dynamics it is important to align SSH Key with Identity and Access Management ... Read More
10/17/2017Team Avancer
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The Internet of Things (IoT) has started to impact the way we function and in the way businesses are conducted. Top industry bodies have made progressive claims on the scope and proliferation of IoT enabled capabilities. A few highlights of IoT proliferation and market share estimates include: IoT is expected to grow from USD 170.57 billion in 2017 to USD 561.04 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 26.9% as per a report by MarketsAndMarkets. McKinsey Global Institute reports the IoT business will deliver USD 6.2 trillion of revenue by 2025. Gartner predicts 26 billion IoT units deployed by 2020, creating new challenges for all aspects of the Data Center. Owing to highly sensitive information, IoT integration in the Financial Services industry requires ensuring ... Read More
06/21/2017Team Avancer