SQRL (Secure Quick Reliable Login)

Reading a blog entry by Rebecca Lawson on SQRL passwords and I did a double-take because I thought I missed something. What the heck is SQRL? Gibson Research describes SQRL as “Proposing a comprehensive, easy-to-use, high security replacement for usernames, passwords, reminders, one-time-code authenticators . . . and everything else.” From what I’ve read, the... » read more

Mykonos renamed Junos WebApp Secure

About a year ago I mentioned Juniper’s Mykonos product.  Earlier this year it was renamed to Junos WebApp Secure.  There is a high level video animation showing the integration of Junos WebApp Secure and Junos Spotlight Secure. I find the approach Junos WebApp Secure follows and the end result to be impressive. Adding into the... » read more

Can a good offense provide a good defense?

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending a webinar on Juniper’s Mykonos product.  This was my first exposure to anything related to Mykonos.  At first glance it would be easy to mistakenly classify Mykonos as a Web Application Firewall (WAF) but it is not exactly a WAF. The acquisition of the Mykonos Software by Juniper... » read more

Zero Trust Network Architecture – ZTNA

I recently attended a one-day data center summit.  Interesting items and topics discussed throughout by everyone.  The opening speaker was John Kindervag of Forrester.  He advocated the concept of Zero Trust Network Architecture (ZTNA). I walked away from the summit thinking about the concept of Zero Trust Network Architecture (ZTNA).  I find it to be... » read more