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DEFINITION: Authorization is the process of giving someone permission to do or have something. In multi-user computer systems, a system administrator defines for the system which users are allowed access to the system and what privileges of use (such as access to which file directories, hours of access, amount of allocated storage space, and so forth). Assuming that someone has logged in to a computer operating  … 
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Next-Gen Identity: Secure App Access
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WEBCAST: Learn how to control user access to systems and apps to avoid identity theft nightmares in this brief webcast.
Posted: 27 Oct 2015 | Premiered: Aug 14, 2015

Ping Identity Corporation

Webinar: The Importance of Identity Management within an Office 365 Implementation
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WEBCAST: Examine the pros and cons of each Microsoft Office 365 IAM approaches as well as a 5 question IAM self-evaluation guide to aid you in building your strategy. Discover the IAM requirements to secure access beyond Office 365 as well as third-party approaches that may bring you closer to your security goals.
Posted: 26 Oct 2015 | Premiered: Sep 30, 2015

Ping Identity Corporation

Webinar: Identity Provisioning in Office 365 and Azure AD
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WEBCAST: Organizations need to determine which strategy will best fit their circumstances. In this webinar, industry insiders discuss different ways to handle IAM for Office 365 users and provide a simple, comprehensive SSO experience. View now to reveal how to eliminate identity synchronization complexity.
Posted: 26 Oct 2015 | Premiered: Sep 16, 2015

Ping Identity Corporation

Cloud IAM is Set to Break the Sound Barrier
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WEBCAST: Join guest speaker Andras Cser, VP, Principal Analyst serving security and risk professionals from Forrester Research, and Chris Webber, Security Strategist from Centrify, as they walk through key trends and guidance for the Cloud IAM market.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Premiered: Apr 2, 2015

Centrify Corporation

Can Directory Services Simplify AD Management?
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: In this exclusive expert webcast, learn more about the identity challenges associated with Active Directory. View now to uncover the steps your organization needs to take to strengthen you IAM strategy and improve overall security.
Posted: 10 Sep 2015 | Premiered: Aug 26, 2015

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Unlock Your Customer Identities: Virtualize SQL to Deliver Better Security and Services
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: This webinar explains how a common identity service for all constituents can improve security and deliver better services to your customers.
Posted: 25 Jun 2015 | Premiered: Mar 9, 2015

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Federated Access & Identity: The Keys to Securing Healthcare's Cloud
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: In this webcast, examine how a federated identity service is the key to securing your cloud environment from the endpoint to the core.
Posted: 24 Jun 2015 | Premiered: Jun 2, 2015

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Meet HDAP: Directory Innovation Based on Big Data Technology
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: View this webcast to discover the advantages of big data-run highly available directory access protocol (HDAP) for today's more scalable user environments.
Posted: 27 May 2014 | Premiered: May 27, 2014

Radiant Logic, Inc.

ABAC to the Future: Deliver Smarter SiteMinder Policies with No Sweat
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: This webcast features a next-generation authorization strategy offering a fine-grained approach to user provisioning. Click now to explore key benefits.
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 22, 2014

Radiant Logic, Inc. University: Why SSL Certificate Security Matters
sponsored by
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: In this Security School lesson, you'll learn about specific methods used to exploit SSL and how to defend against them.
Posted: 21 Oct 2013 | Premiered: 24 Oct 2013

Managing BYOD Endpoint Security Classroom
sponsored by
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This Security School from breaks down the challenges of enterprise mobility and provides guidance for developing an over-arching security strategy that mitigates the issues inherent to BYOD.
Posted: 22 May 2013 | Premiered: 22 May 2013

Symantec Data Loss Prevention for Mobile
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: This webcast introduces the highest-rated DLP solution with industry-leading detection technology.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jun 27, 2014

Symantec Corporation

Join SafeNet Authentication Free Trial
sponsored by SafeNet Asia Ltd
TRIAL SOFTWARE: Experience low-maintenance and low-cost authorization controls by downloading your free 30-day trial of SafeNet Authentication Service, a cloud-based solution featuring token and self-service capabilities.
Posted: 10 Jan 2014 | Premiered: 10 Jan 2014

SafeNet Asia Ltd

HID Global's ActivID® Authentication: Online Banking
sponsored by HID
WEBCAST: This short webcast highlights an authentication system with SMS ID verification and cloud-based threat detection offerings. Learn how services such as online banking can truly benefit from this system to ensure secure access to user accounts.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Premiered: Nov 15, 2013


Global Security University: IAM Integration Classroom
sponsored by IBM
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This Information Security Classroom focuses on identity and access management (IAM) strategies for hosted and cloud-based systems accessed by company-owned and employee-owned devices.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Premiered: 25 Jul 2013


PowerBroker Password Safe: Security, Compliance, Productivity
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
TRIAL SOFTWARE: Uncover how PowerBroker Password Safe can help you secure access to privileged accounts, effectively preventing intentional or accidental harm and malicious activity that can be devastating to your business.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Premiered: 29 Apr 2013

BeyondTrust Corporation

CipherCloud for Office 365 - Encryption Solution Demo
sponsored by CipherCloud
WEBCAST: In just five minutes, we'll show you how you can transparently encrypt and protect all of your sensitive email, calendar, and contact information in Exchange Online and Hosted Exchange to eliminate concerns about about data privacy, residency, security, and compliance.
Posted: 13 Aug 2012 | Premiered: Aug 13, 2012


Podcast: Automating Access Certification in Just 17 Days
sponsored by Aveksa
PODCAST: This podcast describes why one of your peers implemented a particular IAM solution to automate their certification process and also offers best practices that will help you as you start your own IAM program.
Posted: 10 Aug 2012 | Premiered: Aug 10, 2012


The Authoritative ID Store Is Dead - How Cloud Changes Provisioning
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: Cloud computing provides additional value by offering a reduction in upfront costs and increased scalability. These benefits are just a few of the reasons why companies are looking to the cloud for user provisioning tools. Watch this webcast to find out how your company can take advantage of cloud-based user provisioning.
Posted: 03 Oct 2011 | Premiered: Oct 3, 2011


Adaptive Strong Auth & Federated SSO - The New Power Couple
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: Weak identity management policies can strain IT’s ability to scale when it comes to security, privacy, business agility and more. In this webcast, learn about authentication, access control and password policies that you can put into place for stronger data protection.
Posted: 03 Oct 2011 | Premiered: Oct 3, 2011


Cloud Access 360 Overview Video
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: Intel’s Director of Product Management presents the need for enterprise class access control to the cloud. Learn about SSO for the cloud and how to avoid common pitfalls when deploying across multiple cloud providers.
Posted: 29 Mar 2011 | Premiered: 29 Mar 2011

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AUTHORIZATION DEFINITION (continued): … Authorization is the process of giving someone permission to do or have something. In multi-user computer systems, a system administrator defines for the system which users are allowed access to the system and what privileges of use (such as access to which file directories, hours of access, amount of allocated storage space, and so forth). Assuming that someone has logged in to a computer operating system or application, the system or application may want to identify what resources the user can be given during this session. Thus, authorization is sometimes seen as both the preliminary setting up of permissions by a system adminstrator and the actual checking of the permission values that have been set up when a user is getting access.Logically, authorization is preceded by authentication.
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