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ForgeRock Announces Strategic Partnership with Secret Double Octopus to Expand Passwordless and Multi-Factor Authentication Capabilities Across the Enterprise


SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ForgeRock (NYSE:FORG) today announced a strategic partnership with Secret Double Octopus (SDO) to extend ForgeRock’s rich passwordless, multi-factor authentication (MFA) capabilities to desktops and computers. business infrastructure.

Initially, ForgeRock will leverage SDO’s technology to enable a unified MFA experience for employees, contractors, and vendors. The new solution, called ForgeRock Enterprise Connect, integrates seamlessly with any ForgeRock deployment option, providing enterprises with the ability to improve the security of workstations, databases, VPNs and servers. The new solution will be showcased this week at the Gartner IAM Summit in Las Vegas at the ForgeRock booth.

The initial product release includes:

  • MFA Workstation – Provides secure access to Windows and Mac workstations with the ForgeRock Authenticator app, with push notifications and a one-time password

  • Desktop Single Sign-On (SSO) – Leverages the same desktop login credentials to connect to the rest of the enterprise for a seamless user experience

  • Remote Desktop MFA – Ensure secure access for virtual and remote Windows desktops with powerful MFA

  • Enterprise Infrastructure MFA – Eliminate unnecessary friction with seamless connection experiences to VPNs, databases, and Unix/Linux servers

“Fighting unauthorized access and credential-based attacks is essential for organizations to protect sensitive data,” said Fran Rosch, CEO of ForgeRock. “This strategic partnership will help accelerate our plans to more comprehensively secure the enterprise against major threats.”

“Secret Double Octopus is thrilled to enter into this strategic partnership with ForgeRock,” said Raz Rafaeli, CEO of Secret Double Octopus. “We look forward to exploring future opportunities to bring new solutions to market that make authentication more seamless and possibly passwordless.”

ForgeRock Enterprise Connect will be available exclusively from ForgeRock.

Going forward, the two companies will share additional information when it becomes available.

About ForgeRock

ForgeRock® (NYSE: FORG) is a global leader in digital identity that helps people simply and securely access the connected world. The ForgeRock Identity Platform provides enterprise-grade identity solutions at scale for customers, employees, and connected devices. More than 1,300 organizations depend on ForgeRock’s comprehensive platform to manage and secure identities with identity orchestration, dynamic access controls, governance, and APIs in any cloud or hybrid environment. For more information, visit www.forgerock.com or follow ForgeRock on social media: Facebook ForgeRock | Twitter @ForgeRock | LinkedIn ForgeRock.

About Secret Double Octopus

Secret Double Octopus is the global leader in next-generation workforce authentication solutions. Its industry-leading Octopus Authentication Platform offers midsize to Fortune 100 companies the ability to transition to a more secure, frictionless and unified authentication solution for MFA and passwordless authentication. From leveraging legacy MFA authenticators to supporting legacy on-premises applications, no other passwordless desktop and enterprise MFA platform offers as much robustness and flexibility as the Octopus solution. The company was named Gartner “Cool Vendor” and most recently named “Best-in-Class” passwordless solution by AITE Group in 2021. Learn more at https://doubleoctopus.com or follow us on social networks: Twitter @double_octopus | LinkedIn secret-double-octopus.