Cirrus Identity at Internet2 TechEx 2018

Posted by Dedra Chamberlin on Oct 9, 2018 6:54:35 AM
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Topics: Federated Identity Management, Identity and Access Management

October 8, 2018 Google announcement on protecting data and sunsetting Google+

Posted by Mark Rank on Oct 8, 2018 4:17:10 PM

Cirrus Identity is carefully monitoring the October 8, 2018 Google announcement on protecting data and sunsetting Google+ APIs (https://www.blog.google/technology/safety-security/project-strobe/).

Customers of Cirrus Identity may contact support@cirrusidentity.com with specific questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Mark Rank
Director of Product and Customer Success

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Topics: Social Identity, Service Changes

September 28, 2018 Facebook Security Update

Posted by Mark Rank on Sep 28, 2018 2:50:55 PM

Cirrus Identity is carefully monitoring the September 28, 2018 Facebook security update (https://newsroom.fb.com/news/2018/09/security-update/).

Customers of Cirrus Identity may contact support@cirrusidentity.com with specific questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Mark Rank
Director of Product and Customer Success

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Topics: Social Identity, Security

Participate in our College Applicant Survey

Posted by Dedra Chamberlin on Aug 10, 2018 12:49:30 PM

Update: Survey Deadline - Friday, August 20 Midnight (pacific)

Cirrus Identity is gathering information about applying to college, from a digital identity management perspective.

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Topics: College, Applying to College, Login

Facebook V2.6 API Upgrade Reminders - No Action Required

Posted by Mark Rank on Jul 9, 2018 1:15:17 PM

Some of our customers may have received one or more messages from Facebook that look like the following:

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Topics: Social Identity, Service Changes

Streamlining College Applicant Login Using Social Login

Posted by Kaia Brem on May 23, 2018 10:20:41 AM
AN IDENTITY MANAGEMENT NIGHTMARE - PART 2 OF 3

Introduction from Cirrus Identity CEO, Dedra Chamberlin:

One of the biggest pain points in Higher Education is the ridiculous number of user accounts High School students have to create when applying to college. Cirrus Identity was fortunate to have an intern who recently went through the process, and was willing to blog about it! Without further ado, here is part 2 of her post...

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Topics: Social Identity, College, Higher Education, Federated Identity Management, Identity and Access Management, Applying to College

SimpleSAMLphp OAuth and OpenID Connect module now available

Posted by Mark Rank on Apr 18, 2018 10:20:42 AM

Cirrus Identity is excited to announce the release of an OAuth2 and OpenID Connect (OIDC)
authentication module for SimpleSAMLphp. This development was made possible with
sponsorship by the Big Ten Academic Alliance and technical support from the University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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Topics: OpenID Connect

Response to Recently Announced SimpleSAMLphp Vulnerability

Posted by Mark Rank on Mar 5, 2018 4:18:21 PM
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Topics: SAML, Security

Response to Recently Announced SAML Vulnerability

Posted by Mark Rank on Feb 28, 2018 11:52:57 AM
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Topics: SAML, Security

Mark Rank Joins Cirrus Identity!

Posted by Dedra Chamberlin on Oct 14, 2017 5:15:29 PM

We are thrilled to announce that Mark Rank will be joining Cirrus Identity full-time. Mark is a veteran of higher ed identity, having spent many years at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee wrangling enterprise data and identity management systems. He left UWM to join the identity management team at UCSF, and most recently has served as a Business Analyst and Project Manager at Kaiser Permanente. Mark will serve as Cirrus Identity's Director of Product and Customer Success. There are so many hats Mark can wear, and the startup life will give him the chance to sport them all :-). Mark will officially join at the end of October, and will be attending both the Internet2 Technology Exchange and EDUCAUSE with the Cirrus Identity team. 

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