Forrester Research estimates that the “average cost of a single password reset done by help desk is about $70”
Gartner estimates that “20% to 50% of all help desk calls are for password resets”
Not all applications run in a browser. For all those local and on-premise desktop applications, OmniDefend’s Universal SSO Engine is able to use its secure OmniVault to replay the username and password into the login screen. This can be done even with text based logins like those seen in applications run in terminal emulators (“green screens”).
Need to quickly provision an application using SSO? OmniDefend provides the OmniDefend SSO Store where you can search for your application and pull the SSO profile for that application into your organization so that it can be provisioned to your workforce. If you create a profile for a new application, you can share it on the store so the community of OmniDefend users can all benefit.
OmniDefend allows you to use any of the supported authentication methods to authenticate a user every time they access a secured application in your business. This includes using biometrics like fingerprint and face or security devices like smart card, tokens or FIDO2 and U2F compatible hardware.
OmniDefend allows you to provision SSO profilesto your users based on their roles and groups. OmniDefend’s SSO enginecan use your Active Directory (AD) to read a user’s group membership and then provision different applications to those that needs them in your organization.
OmniDefend’s real-time reporting engine records all accesses to secured applications and resources. You can quickly find out who accessed which application, at what time and from which machine. Reporting data can be exported into multiple formats for use with various 3rd party reporting software.