- Use Cases
SaaS app authentication refers to the process of verifying the identity of a user who is attempting to access a SaaS application. Access policies are critical for ensuring the security of the application and the data it’s hosting, as well as for ensuring that users have appropriate levels of access to the application based on their roles and responsibilities.
Authentication is a critical component of SaaS security, as it ensures that only authorized users can access any given SaaS application.
There are various methods of SaaS app authentication, including:
To better manage their existing SaaS application authentication methods, and mitigate potential risks, organizations leverage dedicated SaaS management and SaaS security solutions. The solutions help ensure complete visibility into the SaaS environment, strong access controls, and monitoring for suspicious user activity across the company’s SaaS app stack.