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ALSO CALLED: Privileges
DEFINITION: In the administration of a multi-user computer system, a privilege is an identified right that a particular user has to a particular system resource, such as a file folder, the use of certain system commands, or an amount of storage. Generally, a system administrator or, in the case of network resources such as access to a particular device, a network administrator assigns privileges to users. System  … 
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Intelligent Role Management for Improved Security and Compliance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Uncover why managing user access entitlements and activities is so crucial and learn about an identity and access management solution that will help you improve both security and compliance in your organization.
Posted: 07 Mar 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

IBM

IDC white paper: Better Identity and Access Management in the Age of Cloud Computing
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this Q&A session, get the answers to your top identity and access management questions to learn how to achieve better IAM in the age of cloud computing.
Posted: 27 Feb 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Ping Identity Corporation

Governance for All: Empowering IT and Business Content Owners
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: "Governance for all" is more than an end goal written in a plan; it's a strategy that unites IT and business content owners in a common goal. Now you can learn to create a governance strategy to suit all your needs.
Posted: 21 Feb 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Dell Software

Unified Communication Manager - Class of Service
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper unveils how Class of Service within Cisco's Unified Communication Manager can help you control which phone numbers can be called by particular devices. View now to learn how this simple, flexible solution can be effective in numerous situations.
Posted: 14 Feb 2013 | Published: 14 Feb 2013

Global Knowledge

Demystifying Switch-based ACLs
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper aims to help you better understand switch-based Access Control Lists (ACLs) by exploring what they are used for and how to best utilize them on IOS-based Catalyst devices. View now to learn more!
Posted: 14 Feb 2013 | Published: 14 Feb 2013

Global Knowledge

Cisco Unified Access Technology Overview: Converged Access
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn about a strategy that could help you manage the growth of mobile devices and traffic effectively, as well as make your business faster, more efficient, and more connected than ever before.
Posted: 11 Feb 2013 | Published: 11 Jan 2013

Cisco

Controlling and Managing Superuser Access
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: "Super users" – those people with greater access and rights – is a necessary part of IT. However, privileged accounts carry implicit security risks, so securing them – while preserving access and ease of use – is vital. Discover the risks associated with privileged accounts and how to mitigate them. Read "Controlling and Managing Super User Access"
Posted: 19 Dec 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Dell Software

Delivering Enterprise Information Securely on Android and Apple iOS Devices
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the issues that can arise when incorporating Android and iOS-based tablets and smartphones into the enterprise – with special attention paid to the latest Android 4.0 and iOS 5.1 versions. In addition, uncover the steps you should take to maintain security and control.
Posted: 16 Oct 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Citrix

BYOD: Device Freedom Without Compromising the IT Network
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the drivers, benefits, and challenges of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and learn how – with the right solution – you can keep your employees happy and organisation safe at the same time.
Posted: 06 Aug 2012 | Published: 15 May 2013

Cisco

The Importance of Managing Privileged Accounts
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: In this Windows IT Pro white paper sponsored by Dell, gain a deeper understanding of the dangers and benefits of privileged accounts. Discover why effectively managing privileged accounts is more important than ever, and how you can mitigate risks by enabling granular access control and accountability for privileged accounts. Read it today.
Posted: 02 Jul 2012 | Published: 29 Jun 2012

Dell Software

Tripwire IT Security and Compliance Automation Solutions: Empowering IT Security
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: View this informative white paper to learn how you can improve your IT security practices. Uncover some of the toughest challenges to maintaining Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability (CIA). Uncover the sensitive data that needs protection as well as security policies and controls that could lead to a false of security.
Posted: 26 Sep 2012 | Published: 26 Sep 2012

Tripwire, Inc.

Using Microsoft Active Directory to Address Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard Requirements in Heterogeneous Environments
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the business and technical case for centralizing administration. Learn more about the steps to take with user authentication and access controls as well as how to provide accountability through direct auditing of user activities.
Posted: 20 Sep 2012 | Published: 20 Sep 2012

Centrify Corporation

Recommended Best Security Practices for Unified Communications
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Unified Communications (UC) can be viewed as another set of data and protocols utilizing IP networks. From a security perspective, it is very similar to other IP data services. This document describes the security issues that organizations should consider as they deploy UC, and offers Polycom's recommendations for implementing secured UC.
Posted: 07 Sep 2012 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

Polycom, Inc.

Beyond Passwords & Outdated Physical Access Systems
sponsored by Entrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn why passwords and traditional physical access systems are simply inefficient in this day and age and discover how smart credentials are a vital component of your physical and logical access security strategy.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Entrust, Inc.

Make Life Easier - Let End Users Connect to Computers from Anywhere with My Desktop
sponsored by SysAid Technologies Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores a remote access technology that lets your end users connect to their work computer from virtually any computer or smartphone in a cost-effective, secure, business oriented manner that your business will approve of.
Posted: 30 Aug 2012 | Published: 30 Aug 2012

SysAid Technologies Ltd

The Consumerization of IT: Security Challenges of the New World Order
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the ins and outs of consumerization: Why it is occurring and the major impact it will have on your business. Uncover the trend's inherent security implications and the methods you can use to keep your critical systems, applications, and information safe, regardless of what device is being used to access them.
Posted: 22 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 May 2012

CA Technologies.

Tackling the Top Five Network Access Control Challenges
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the top five network access challenges that organizations today face and discover how a unified access control solution can provide the visibility, protection, and control you need to tackle these issues.
Posted: 21 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 Jan 2012

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Two-factor Authentication: A Tokenless Approach
sponsored by PortalGuard
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a flexible, cost-effective and easy-to-use two-factor authentication solution that offers greater security for your organization than leveraging password authentication alone.
Posted: 15 Aug 2012 | Published: 15 Aug 2012

PortalGuard

Best Practices in Securing Your Customer Data in Salesforce, Force.com, and Chatter
sponsored by CipherCloud
WHITE PAPER: Many organizations want to move to the Salesforce platform, but concerns about data security, privacy, residency, and compliance have held them back. This whitepaper outlines best practices in securing sensitive customer data in Salesforce and outlines "must have" capabilities to overcome emerging cloud threats.
Posted: 07 Aug 2012 | Published: 07 Aug 2012

CipherCloud

Business-Driven Identity and Access Management: Why This New Approach Matters
sponsored by Aveksa
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper explains why today's IAM systems fail to properly reflect business context and why embracing business-driven identity and access management can help reduce costs while strengthening security. Learn more about a step-by-step process to deploy this practice in your business with this resource.
Posted: 03 Aug 2012 | Published: 03 Aug 2012

Aveksa

Taking Your Enterprise Mobile: The Executive Checklist
sponsored by Zenprise
WHITE PAPER: With this checklist in hand, you and your organization can embrace consumerization with open arms and reap the many benefits it has to offer while ensuring you are doing the best you can to maintain the manageability and security of employee-owned devices accessing your corporate information.
Posted: 01 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

Zenprise

Tablets Welcomed. How to Get Any Device, on Any Network Reliably and Securely
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can embrace the tablet invasion into your workplace with an architectural network approach that will enhance user experience, mitigate security issues, and enforce effective management.
Posted: 24 Jul 2012 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

Cisco

Mobilize to Rightsize Your Network
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Uncover how rightsizing your network can help you determine where wired network capacity can be offset with more cost-effective Wi-Fi options - helping you save money, time, and space!
Posted: 30 May 2012 | Published: 14 Mar 2011

Aruba Networks

The Threat Within: The Case for Zero Trust Access Control
sponsored by Xceedium
WHITE PAPER: It's important to remember that threats are not only external; the most dangerous ones can be the privileged insiders who have access to critical systems. This paper explores the risks associated with privileged insiders and how to mitigate them with Zero Trust access control. Uncover the 8 key capabilities for an effective approach now.
Posted: 22 May 2012 | Published: 22 May 2012

Xceedium

How Can Content-Aware Identity and Access Management Give Me the Control I Need to Confidently Move My Business forward?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Organization's today have their hands full trying to adhere to regulatory requirements and reduce IT risks, all while looking for innovative ways to grow their business. This paper uncovers how to gain continuous and sustainable control and compliance though IAM, while strengthening the trust and satisfaction of your customers and partners.
Posted: 16 May 2012 | Published: 01 Feb 2012

CA Technologies.
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ACCESS RIGHTS DEFINITION (continued): … In the administration of a multi-user computer system, a privilege is an identified right that a particular user has to a particular system resource, such as a file folder, the use of certain system commands, or an amount of storage. Generally, a system administrator or, in the case of network resources such as access to a particular device, a network administrator assigns privileges to users. System software then automatically enforces these privileges.
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