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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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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.

IDC’s Top Ten IT Security Predictions for Asia-Pacific
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
VIDEO: Watch this video to uncover the top 10 IT Security predictions from IDC Asia Pacific's head of IT security research, Simon Piff. Tune in as he discusses the potential impact each projection will have on Asia Pacific markets.
Posted: 19 Nov 2015 | Premiered: 16 Nov 2015

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

CA Data & Resource Protection
sponsored by CA Technologies.
VIDEO: CA data & resource protection is a set of solutions that provide a proactive approach to privileged user management and data loss prevention by securing sensitive information and critical systems, all without impacting normal business and IT activities. Watch this interactive video to learn more.
Posted: 01 Jun 2010 | Premiered: 01 Jun 2010

CA Technologies.

Trusted Computing: Establishing Device Authentication
sponsored by Wave Systems Corp.
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.
Posted: 24 Aug 2010 | Premiered: Aug 24, 2010

Wave Systems Corp.

An Introduction to Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) & Internet Single Sign-On
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
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

Ping Identity Corporation

Secure Cloud Access Reference Architecture Model
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: Enterprise cloud computing continues to evolve in 2011, and organizations are developing strategies to ensure that they remain aware of security risks when it comes to operations in the cloud. In this webcast, learn strategies for enhancing cloud security in areas such as encryption, access control, malware protection and more.
Posted: 10 May 2011 | Premiered: May 10, 2011


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


Remote Replication of an Oracle 10g Database Using Continuous Access/EVA
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WEBCAST: View this Webcast to learn best practices for deploying remote replication of an Oracle database. Discover how to properly manage replication so it will positively affect database performance.
Posted: 24 Oct 2007 | Premiered: Jul 12, 2007, 11:00 EDT (15:00 GMT)

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Cisco Secure Remote Access Solution
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
SOFTWARE DEMO: This demo shows how the Cisco Secure Remote Access Solution provides simple access from virtually anywhere while protecting endpoint systems data and internal resources.
Posted: 08 Jul 2008 | Premiered: 01 Jul 2008

Cisco Systems, Inc.

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

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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