Blog Posts by Alicia Townsend

About the Author

For almost 40 years, Alicia Townsend has been working with technology as both a consultant and a trainer. She has a passion for empowering others to use technology to make their lives easier. As Director of Content and Documentation at OneLogin, Ms. Townsend works with technical writers, trainers and content marketing writers to inspire and empower everyone to take advantage of what OneLogin’s platform has to offer them.

Is Cyber Insurance Worth It?

Find out what’s covered, how much a cyber insurance policy can cost, and why it’s still a value.

July 23rd, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | security and compliance


Does Following HIPAA Regulations Protect Against Cyberattacks?

Find out the best way for healthcare organizations to prevent cyberattacks.

July 19th, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | security and compliance


Don’t Sacrifice User Experience for Security

Explore 3 main options for getting users to provide hassle-free additional authentication factors.

July 8th, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | security and compliance


Cybersecurity Secrets Podcast: Cyberthreats in a Post-Pandemic World

Listen to our new monthly cybersecurity podcast for updates on the latest cybersecurity threats, data breaches, ransomware attacks, and tips about securing your organization.

July 8th, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | security and compliance


NIST Says Nix the Compromised Creds!

See how Dynamic Password Blacklist and Compromised Credential Check, components in OneLogin SmartFactor Authentication, comply with NIST recommendations.

June 30th, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | security and compliance, culture and news


We All Need to Be Vigilant with PII

Find out why PII is so important and why the PII data of so many LinkedIn users was accessible to bad actors.

June 29th, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | security and compliance


The Doctor Needs Cybersecurity Lessons

While Doctor Who may be All Time Lord, All the Time, frequent thefts show he needs a lesson in cybersecurity.

June 25th, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | security and compliance


OneLogin Named a Leader in G2 Summer ‘21 Grid Report! As Always, We Thank Our Customers!

See why OneLogin ranks as a leader in 2 categories!

June 22nd, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | product and technology, culture and news


How Will the Salesforce MFA Requirement Affect You?

Find out the actions you need to take to enable multi-factor authentication (MFA) for Salesforce and meet the new requirement.

June 15th, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | culture and news, security and compliance


Why Least Privilege Principle is Most Principal Principle

See why the Principle of Least Privilege is one of the most important principles of security design.

June 15th, 2021 | Posted by Alicia Townsend | security and compliance