The helpdesk is a popular target for hackers. One tactic used is social engineering. While social engineering is extremely common when using security questions, it is much less common if multi-factor authentication is used. Specops uReset enables the helpdesk to verify the accounts of users, using any of their enrolled identity services, or by sending a text message, containing a code, to the mobile number associated with the user’s account. For high security accounts the helpdesk can layer the identity services for increased security. This removes the opportunity for user impersonation.
Specops Key Recovery is a self-service solution for unlocking computers encrypted and managed by Symantec Endpoint Encryption. A user who is locked out at the pre-boot authentication screen can use Specops Key Recovery to unlock their computer, without calling the helpdesk. For added security, users can be verified with multi-factor authentication. Download this datasheet for…
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The Specops Authentication for O365 demo video highlights the administrator and user interface of the solution. It includes a walk-through of the dynamic multi-factor authentication engine, which helps secure authentication to O365.