Explore the essentials of identity and access management (IAM) in our latest blog post, covering key concepts, digital identity, authentication and authorization, the role of identity providers, and more.
This is part two of a three-part series of blog posts. In part one, published in Sept 2023, we talked about the drivers and the need for machine identities. Now, we take a look at the building blocks of a machine identity management system.
This blog post delves into the critical differences between public clients, which are inherently more exposed and vulnerable, and confidential clients, which operate under stringent security measures to safeguard sensitive data. You’ll discover why knowing the difference matters and learn a few best practices to help you avoid common pitfalls.
Our vision for the Microsoft identity platform is to create a thriving developer and app ecosystem that makes securing identities easy. In fact, over one million applications use our platform, performing over eight billion authentications per day. We combine this with the 65 trillion signals that Microsoft Security processes each day to help ...