Workday Podcast: Workday’s CTO on Zero Trust Security and the Changing Nature of Work

Workday Podcast: Workday’s CTO on Zero Trust Security and the Changing Nature of Work

For cybercriminals, crime does pay. According to cybercrime statistics, 43% of businesses experienced a cybersecurity breach in 2018, and the state of California alone lost more than $214 million due to cybercriminals. With this in mind, it might be hard to understand why businesses continue to default to a trust-first approach when it comes to protecting their data and IT infrastructure.

In this episode of the Workday Podcast, I talk with Archana Ramamoorthy, chief technology officer at Workday, to learn more about “zero trust,” a security concept that an organization should not automatically trust anything inside or outside its perimeters, and instead verify any attempt to connect to its systems before granting access.

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Below you’ll find some highlights from our conversation, edited for clarity. You can find our other Workday Podcasts here.

“It’s really critical to verify users’ identity by understanding their device ecosystem, understanding the signals and behavior from past logins, and then to carefully authenticate their validity through their session duration in business applications. This is not

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