Pick one of the options for this week’s discussion:
- Explain the concept and application of federated identity. How is it used with cloud services? What cloud services use federated identity?
- What are the challenges, requirements and solutions for Identity Provisioning with SaaS, IaaS, and PaaS?
- Compare and contrast IAM standards and protocols (OAuth, SAML, OpenID, FIDO). Which have gained the most in popularity and use? How are they used within organization’s implementation of cloud services?
- Research two-factor authentication (TFA) and multi-factor authentication (MFA). How and where is it being used by CSPs? What benefit does it provide? At what cost?