Physical Identity & Access Management

Four Ways To Keep Your Workplace Protected During a Global Health Emergency

How Our Customers are Using HID SAFE™ Visitor Management to Minimize Infection Risks

In an emergency, workplace preparation and clear communication are critical. We’ve compiled a list of essential best practices learned from customers, including ones in healthcare, that are helping to reduce the impact from the current outbreak and other infectious diseases:

Introducing WorkforceID™: Physical Identity and Access Management Cloud Service

Today we’re excited to announce the public preview of WorkforceID, HID Global’s new identity management cloud service. It provides an ever-expanding set of cyber and physical identity access management applications, which help your organization address its continually evolving workforce and visitor security, compliance, and business challenges.

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Healthcare Providers: Managing Workplace Violence and Patient Visitors Go Hand-in-Hand

Workplace violence is on the rise in the U.S., with hospital employees being common targets of assault and other attacks. These incidents often come from patients, but many are perpetrated by patient families and visitors. Managing these visitors to hospitals and other medical facilities can go a long way towards preventing workplace violence. In this article, we’ll explore the impact to healthcare employees, the best ways to monitor and control visitors, and how to improve safety for hospital employees, patients, visitors and others.

Machine Learning: A Stepping Stone to AI-Led Security

The digital transformation of security is happening now. IoT, cloud, and mobile technologies are providing new solutions for our security challenges; they also add to the already very complex security landscape. New attack vectors, social engineering, and malicious technologies are rapidly increasing in sophistication and approach. How do we stay ahead of the curve, combining robust preventative methods with proactive identity and access management to ensure our workplace and data are protected?

HID SAFE Is Now Certified to the ISO 27001 Security Standard

We’re delighted to announce that HID® SAFE™, our enterprise-class physical identity and access management (IAM) system, is now certified to the rigorous ISO 27001 international security standard. The family of 27000 ISO standards is designed to ensure organizations can protect and manage the security of vital assets, including:

Six Tips to Enhance Airport Security and Deliver a Great Experience

Part of the FAA’s mission is to make sure that airports comply with security standards to keep employees, passengers, and others safe when they are on the ground and in the air, but managing compliance with FAA rules and airport security policy can be complicated. Ensuring that airport employees, temporary contractors and other personnel get to work quickly and easily requires a balance of security and safety.

How the Oil and Gas Industry Reduces the Risk of Nation-State Sponsored Cyberattacks

The oil and gas and critical infrastructure industries were the #1 targets by nation-state sponsored cyberthreat actors in 2017-18. Cyberattacks pose a significant threat causing major business disruption, downtime and loss of intellectual property. Rapid digitization of production tools across the industry can also increase the threat landscape unless properly mitigated.