IRVINE, Calif., April 23, 2014 – SecureAuth, a provider of 2-Factor Access Control, today announced that SecureAuth IdP has completed Microsoft Office 365 qualification as a third-party identity provider to implement single sign-on (SSO). The qualification applies to SSO and attribute exchange for web-based clients such as Outlook Web Access and SharePoint Online; rich client applications such as Lync, Office 365 ProPlus Subscription, CRM; and email-rich clients such as Outlook and ActiveSync clients.
"SecureAuth IdP protects the Microsoft suite by ensuring that only permitted users access applications with flexible two-factor authentication. It also improves the experience for those using Office 365 with transparent and simple to use single sign-on that enables a single logon, user ID and password or two-factor authentication, to access all corporate cloud applications no matter the device used," commented Garret Grajek, Chief Technology Officer at SecureAuth Corporation. "All SSO preferences are easily set by the enterprise and one-touch revocation capabilities are available if a device is ever lost or stolen.”
“Office 365 is used by organizations of all sizes with a variety of identity management and security needs. SecureAuth, has completed qualification its solution with Office 365 via Microsoft’s ‘Works with Office 365 – Identity’ program. By using qualified identity providers, customers can have confidence that the solution has been tested in the various sign-in federation scenarios with Office 365,” said Paul Andrew, Senior Product Manager at Microsoft. “Microsoft and SecureAuth have coordinated support to back up this federation interoperability as part of the program.”
SecureAuth IdP can be integrated with any enterprise’s existing infrastructure, enabling extended protection for mobile users and the assertion of identities from the network out to the cloud with one set of credentialss.
More information about SecureAuth IdP for Microsoft Office 365 can be found online.
Located in Irvine, California, SecureAuth is a technology leader providing 2-Factor Access Control to mobile, cloud, web, and network resources, serving over 10 million users worldwide. The SecureAuth IdP all-in-one, completely scalable solution manages and enforces access based on existing user entitlements. For the latest insight on enterprise security, follow the SecureAuth Blog, follow @SecureAuth on Twitter, or visit www.secureauth.com for additional information.