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DEFINITION: Network access control (NAC), also called network admission control, is a method of bolstering the security of a proprietary network by restricting the availability of network resources to endpoint devices that comply with a defined security policy. A traditional network access server (NAS) is a server that performs authentication and authorization functions for potential users by verifying logon information.  … 
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An Introduction to Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) & Internet Single Sign-On
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VIDEOCAST: Check out this videocast to learn about Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML): what it is, how it works, and why it's important.
Posted: 11 Aug 2009 | Premiered: Aug 11, 2009

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Three Key Areas for Improving your Compliance Programs
sponsored by CA Technologies.
PODCAST: This podcast focuses on the area of compliance, with a particular emphasis on the role of identity and access management in achieving compliance. It explores some of the key issues in compliance, and highlights techniques and best practices in identity and access management that can simplify and strengthen your compliance challenges.
Posted: 24 Nov 2010 | Premiered: Oct 21, 2010

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The "Hard Truths" About Managing Administrative and Application Identities
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VIDEOCAST: This videocast will examine the "hard truths" around managing administrative and application identities and suggest a practical approach to include privileged identity management in your overall governance, risk management and compliance strategy.
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On-demand Webcast: User Provisioning: Gaining the Most Bang for the IT Buck
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WEBCAST: Streamline and simplify to better manage the provisioning process. This information-packed Webcast includes tips on how to save time, decrease errors and automate your provisioning process.
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Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006
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VIDEO: This two-minute video details an endpoint security solution that makes it easy to protect your end-users, regardless of which device – or how many devices – they leverage.
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The Promise of Content-Aware Identity and Access Management
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Trusted Computing: Establishing Device Authentication
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VIDEOCAST: View this video to learn the secret to better IT security may be at your fingertips. More likely than not, your PC contains a Trusted Platform Module (TPM), security chip on its motherboard.
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NETWORK ACCESS CONTROL DEFINITION (continued): …  In addition to these functions, NAC restricts the data that each particular user can access, as wellas implementing anti-threat applications such as firewalls, antivirus software and spyware-detectionprograms. NAC also regulates and restricts the things individual subscribers can do once they are connected. Several major networking and IT vendors have introduced NAC products.NAC is ideal for corporations and agencies where the user environment can be rigidly controlled. However, some administrators have expressed doubt about the practicality of NAC deployment in networks with large numbers of … 
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