Multi-factor Authentication: Best Practices for Securing the Modern Digital Enterprise
Choosing a model for the greatest possible security, usability and cost-effectiveness
MFA has been increasing in popularity over the years, with many different kinds of MFA used in a variety of scenarios. Enterprises looking to adopt MFA to better serve their employees, partners and customers must ensure they choose a modern authentication model tailored to their needs.
This white paper proposes best practices for enterprise deployments of adaptive multi-factor authentication (MFA). It covers MFA types, authentication category strengths and weaknesses, and contextual factors/risk-based authentication. Download this white paper to deepen your understanding of:
Authentication in depth, including its vocabulary, mechanisms and signals
How to choose the right MFA mechanisms for your environment
Best practices in adaptive MFA, including risk analysis, choice of authentication factors, and accounting for human behaviors