Linkedin too has become a victim of a massive hack with an expected 117 million user passwords now exposed to hackers who are selling it in the black market. What is now also revealed that millions of users are yet not creating strong passwords, which can most of the time prove to be the first line of defence. The password “123456” appears for more than a million users!
Cloud applications need to be double secure when compared to other applications, and that is why SchoolTime gives so much of emphasis on securing its software. Read the 7 point SaaS application security measures adopted by SchoolTime. In addition, SchoolTime has now released its Enhanced Security Module. This module helps the SchoolTime customers activate at their choice a proprietary OTP (One time password) system.
The application monitors the use of the software by its users and creates a pattern in terms of access from a particular PC, access from a particular network, access from a particular geography, etc. When any of these pattern exhibit a change, for example, if someone else tries to forcibly login to your SchoolTime ERP, the access is blocked by requiring an additional layer of security- OTP. This OTP is automatically mailed to the authorised user’s email without which login will not be possible.
Activation of this Enhanced Security is at the choice of the School Administrator, which can be switched on from the