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Take a New Approach to Establishing and Sustaining Trust in Digital Identities

Published: 19 May 2017

ID: G00324312

Analyst(s): Jonathan Care , Ant Allan


Innovation in identity proofing, user authentication and fraud detection provides a complex variety of tools for establishing trusted identities. Security and risk management leaders responsible for IAM and fraud prevention can benefit from a new model to identify needs and select appropriate tools.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Digital business requirements are driving IAM and fraud prevention leaders to adopt technologies that better establish trust in the identities and actions of those interacting with their enterprises
    • Starting at the Beginning: An Orthodox View of Identity Assurance
    • Embracing New Analytics Capabilities
    • Bring Your Own Identity: Exploiting Identity Providers and Identity Networks
    • Left Hand, Right Hand: Ensuring a Comprehensive Organizationwide Approach
  • The variety, complexity and overlapping capabilities of tools for identity proofing, user authentication and fraud detection creates the need for a new model that enables IAM and fraud prevention leaders to define their needs and make appropriate product/service choices
    • Model Thinking: Using TICM to Describe and Categorize Granular Capabilities
    • TICM Provides a New Perspective on Familiar Technologies
    • Choosing the Right Tools for the Right Needs
    • Coda

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