Security News > 2023 > January > SaaS Security Posture Management (SSPM) as a Layer in Your Identity Fabric
The move to SaaS and other cloud tools has put an emphasis on Identity & Access Management.
The scope of identity fabric includes any human, machine, or application that is granted access to your applications and data.
SSPM plays a key role in identity fabric, centralizing identity governance in a single user inventory that is applied to all SaaS apps using data from within each SaaS that goes beyond traditional IAM solutions.
SSPM platforms contribute to an organization's overall identity fabric by reviewing compliance against industry standards and ensuring that all identity-centric security checks are configured correctly.
Learn more about identity fabric and its interplay with SaaS apps.
Organizations looking to stitch together a robust, resilient identity fabric would be well served to explore the identity governance benefits inherent in SSPM. Learn more about SSPM's IAM governance.