PwC India and Secret Double Octopus Announce a Strategic Partnership

Collaboration to Enable Organizations to Meet New Regulatory Guidelines around MFA

Menlo Park, CA—September 13, 2022Secret Double Octopus, the global leader in workforce Passwordless Authentication, and PwC India,  today announced a strategic technology partnership to help organizations meet new regulatory requirements for MFA (multi-factor authentication) in the Asia-Pacific region.  As part of the partnership, PwC India and Secret Double Octopus will collaborate to implement the Octopus Authentication Platform (OAP), Secret Double Octopus’ industry-leading passwordless and desktop MFA solution for enterprises. 

The relationship between PwC and Double Octopus will enable organizations to realize several benefits through the partnership including: 

  • Increased security through the passwordless MFA covering most of the end-user’s login use cases whether working remotely or on-premise 
  • Increased security through traditional MFA like OTPs, biometrics, etc. for web and cloud applications, user’s workstations, VDI and VPN
  • Extending the existing single sign-on and 3rd party MFA implementations to provide the passwordless journey for applications, VPN, and workstations 
  • Lower costs from IT management of MFA, as SDO offers the consolidated platform for end user’s MFA experience, enrollment, and de-provisioning  
  • Reduces the password-related risks, help desk costs, and credential-based data breaches  

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