Articles by Secret Double Octopus CEO Raz Rafaeli on the Octopusblog

Tech Data Europe Announces New Distribution Agreement with Secret Double Octopus

Tech Data Europe announced today a pan-EMEA distribution agreement with  Secret Double Octopus, a pioneer of keyless multi-shield authentication technology.   Secret Double Octopus has developed a solution for the market that applies keyless authentication and identity protection for cloud, mobile, and IoT solutions.

A Close Look at SWIFT’s Wire Transfer Authentication Practices

Published on International Banker by June 20, 2017, by Raz Rafaeli  In February 2016, hackers heisted $81 million from the Bangladesh Bank, cleverly stealing the money via the transfer system of the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, commonly referred to as SWIFT. Via a series of subterfuges and with the right timing (scheduling the thefts for a weekend, when staff [...]

Authentication Trends – Getting Beyond First Based Identification

Published on SC Media on May 23 2017, by Raz Rafaeli Passwords will start to pass away: For years, security experts have slammed passwords, and in its annual prediction of trends, KPMG has declared 2017 the year that passwords finally start to go away. As the reports makes clear: “The security and the business community are starting to realize that they need a [...]

Applying Military Protocol to Cybersecurity Best Practices

Posted on info security magazine, April 7, 2017 by Raz Rafaeli Relying on a single measure of security – whether it's to launch nuclear missiles or to protect IT infrastructure – is dangerous, which is why the military long ago instituted the ‘two person rule’, to prevent accidental or malicious launch of nuclear weapons The world came this close to nuclear annihilation [...]

Secret Double Octopus Introduces Multi-shield User Authentication

Secret Double Octopus Introduces Multi-shield User Authentication for Enterprises, Eliminating the Need for Passwords Using New National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) Guidelines, Secret Double Octopus' Keyless Authenticator Allows Enterprises to Scale Security While Enabling a Frictionless User Experience BEER SHEVA, Israel, March 15, 2017 Secret Double Octopus, the pioneer of keyless multi-shield authentication technology, announced today the launch of [...]