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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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Setting the Groundwork for IAM in the Cloud
sponsored by OpenIAM
WEBCAST: This presentation will address three strategic issues that need to be identified within an organization to ensure that your IAM strategy will succeed in the cloud.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Mar 18, 2014

OpenIAM

Video: Incorporate SIM tools to stay compliant
sponsored by HP Enterprise Security
VIDEOCAST: This resource outlines potential benefits of SIM and log analysis such as improvements in access control, data leak prevention and much more.
Posted: 10 Apr 2012 | Premiered: Apr 9, 2012

HP Enterprise Security

Chalk Talk: NetIQ Cloud Access
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WEBCAST: This webcast highlights a cloud access management solution that easily integrates with your user directory and Microsoft Office 365. Learn how you can seamlessly manage user provisioning to virtualized business applications and resources.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 2, 2014

NetIQ

IBM Identity and Access Management
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: View this informative video to learn more about how your employees can access information from any location. It explains what you can do to improve security and ensure your information is safe, even in the fast-paced culture. Identity and access management is the key to secure access.
Posted: 08 Mar 2013 | Premiered: Mar 8, 2013

IBM

CA Cleanup: Mainframe Security Databases: ACF2, Top Secret, IBM RACF
sponsored by CA Technologies.
SOFTWARE DEMO: Over a period of time security databases accumulate unused, obsolete user ids and entitlements. This demonstration showcases the three causes and solution sets to security data accumulation.
Posted: 17 Jun 2008 | Premiered: 13 Jun 2008

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Application Discovery Tool
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
TRIAL SOFTWARE: With the Sophos Application Discovery Tool, you can quickly perform a scan and find the applications installed on your network, both legitimate and unwanted. The tool can be run without uninstalling or deactivating your current anti-virus software.
Posted: 16 Apr 2009 | Premiered: 29 Feb 2008

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Securing Virtual Environments
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PODCAST: Listen to this podcast for insight as well as an understanding of what security solutions are available now to help you address the issues.
Posted: 06 Oct 2010 | Premiered: Oct 6, 2010

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HID Global's ActivID® Authentication: Online Banking
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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

HID

Podcast: Automating Access Certification in Just 17 Days
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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

Aveksa

The "Hard Truths" About Managing Administrative and Application Identities
sponsored by Cyber-Ark Software
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.
Posted: 16 Jul 2008 | Premiered: Jul 16, 2008, 09:00 EDT (13:00 GMT)

Cyber-Ark Software
 
 
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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