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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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Wave Methodology- A Practical Guide to Defining Roles for Access Control
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: As the number and type of users who require access to organizations’ computer-based resources increase, the traditional method of managing user access on a case-by-case basis has quickly become antiquated. This paper explores a 7-step process which has proven to be an effective method for administrators to identify user roles for access control.
Posted: 13 Jun 2011 | Published: 10 Jun 2011

Oracle Corporation

Intel® Cloud Builders Guide: Cloud Design and Deployment with Intel® Platforms
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Traditional access security models have focused on access control for data, applications and networks. But security requirements for cloud environments have evolved beyond traditional measures. Learn how the authorization domains model can be used to enforce a consistent security policy in your cloud computing applications.
Posted: 10 May 2011 | Published: 10 May 2011

Intel

Buyer’s Guide for Access Management
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Bombarded with new threats and emerging technologies, today’s businesses are challenged with securing their sensitive data and applications. In this buyer’s guide, uncover how you can meet regulatory requirements and ensure protection by learning the key features, business drivers and infrastructure requirements behind a robust solution.
Posted: 26 Apr 2011 | Published: 26 Apr 2011

Oracle Corporation

Control Access and Protect Assets with Print-on-Demand Intelligent ID Cards
sponsored by Zebra Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Fraud and theft are constant threats to any organization. This paper defines how human resources and security departments can print intelligent ID cards to identify employees, visitors and patrons, and manage access to facilities, equipment, and services through a range of “intelligent” access card technologies.
Posted: 22 Mar 2011 | Published: 22 Mar 2011

Zebra Technologies

Five Signs Your File Data is at Risk
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Persistent insider threats and regulatory compliance mandates make protecting sensitive file data a business requirement for virtually every organization. However, the sheer volume of file data and its rapid and continuous growth make it a challenge to secure properly.
Posted: 04 Feb 2011 | Published: 04 Feb 2011

Imperva

The Case for Risk-Based, Business-Aligned Internal Audit
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: The world we operate in as business professionals is rapidly changing. Organizations are faced with the increasing complexities of global operations, the growing morass of regulatory demands, pressures to decrease cost and increase efficiency, and the prospect of dealing with a set of new and potentially catastrophic risks.
Posted: 01 Dec 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2010

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

Understanding and Simplifying Sharepoint 2007 Permissions Management
sponsored by Idera
WHITE PAPER: Authentication to a SharePoint environment is the process in which a company’s IT architecture approves a user’s credentials. To fully understand the spectrum involved with managing permissions in a SharePoint environment, you need to know the components involved with permissions and how they work with one another.
Posted: 27 Jul 2010 | Published: 27 Jul 2010

Idera

PGP Whole Disk Encryption Workgroup Edition - The full-disk encryption solution for small companies and workgroups
sponsored by PGP Corporation
WHITE PAPER: PGP Whole Disk Encryption Workgroup Edition is a comprehensive full-disk protection solution that provides industry-leading encryption for desktops, laptops, and USB devices with simple administration. With PGP Whole Disk Encryption Workgroup Edition, there are no servers or databases to configure and manage.
Posted: 03 Feb 2010 | Published: 03 Feb 2010

PGP Corporation

PGP Whole Disk Encryption - Proactively secure confidential data on disks and removable media
sponsored by PGP Corporation
WHITE PAPER: PGP Whole Disk Encryption provides enterprises with comprehensive, nonstop disk encryption for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X, enabling quick, cost-effective protection for data on desktops, laptops, and removable media. The encrypted data is continuously safeguarded from unauthorized access, providing strong security.
Posted: 03 Feb 2010 | Published: 03 Feb 2010

PGP Corporation

Preventing Data Breaches in Privileged Accounts Using Access Control
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores insider attacks, threats and risks involved across every enterprise. Also, we will recommend a sound, cost-saving solution to prevent a disaster from happening to a company's financial assets and reputation using access control.
Posted: 21 Aug 2009 | Published: 21 Aug 2009

BeyondTrust Corporation

Top Ten Database Security Threats: How to Mitigate the Most Significant Database Vulnerabilities
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the most critical database security threats, offers risk mitigation strategies, and provides information about Imperva SecureSphere Database Security Solutions.
Posted: 19 Aug 2009 | Published: 03 Aug 2009

Imperva

Entitlement Reviews: A Practitioner's Guide
sponsored by Varonis
WHITE PAPER: This document delivers a step-by-step process that your organization can follow to ensure that you know who owns each data set and who should have access to that data.
Posted: 30 Jul 2009 | Published: 30 Jul 2009

Varonis

Fixing the "Everyone" Problem
sponsored by Varonis
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn what exactly the problem is with "everyone" access and what new solutions Varonis has to offer.
Posted: 30 Jul 2009 | Published: 30 Jul 2009

Varonis

Is virtualization a black hole in your security? 5 ways to ensure it isn't
sponsored by Sophos UK
WHITE PAPER: The ease with which virtual computer image files can now be downloaded means there is a much higher risk of end users running unauthorized applications in a virtual environment. This paper describes the hidden threats raised by unauthorized, unsecured desktop virtualization and gives five effective ways to secure yourself against them.
Posted: 16 Mar 2009 | Published: 16 Mar 2009

Sophos UK

10 Things IT Should Be Doing (but isn't)
sponsored by Varonis
WHITE PAPER: Check out this brief paper to learn the ten must-do actions for maximizing unstructured data protection.
Posted: 10 Sep 2008 | Published: 10 Sep 2008

Varonis

The Impact of AJAX on the Network
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Though AJAX has a unique impact on the client, server, and the network, these challenges are addressed by existing, proven application delivery methods that address similar challenges arising from other technologies.
Posted: 28 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

F5 Networks

Enterprise Remote Access
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Historically, organizations have used IPSec VPN solutions to provide employees with remote access to network resources; an expensive, complicated deployment for a handful of users. This paper details how this process has modernized.
Posted: 28 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Sep 2005

F5 Networks

Building a Secure and Compliant Windows Desktop
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Removing administrator rights from end users when they log into their desktop is the Holy Grail of desktop security, but its implementation has been difficult. Read this white paper to discover the benefits of removing admin rights.
Posted: 16 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 Nov 2007

BeyondTrust Corporation

Network Access Protection: New Ways to Keep Your Network Healthy
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Network Access Protection (NAP) operates to isolate non-compliant or infected computers from the network until corrective measures can be taken.
Posted: 06 Jan 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Global Knowledge

Mainframe Security Entitlement Cleanup
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, discover an approach that provides easily automated, virtually unattended and continuous cleanup of mainframe security files.
Posted: 26 Oct 2006 | Published: 01 Feb 2006

CA Technologies.

Privileged User Monitoring for SOX Compliance
sponsored by Tizor
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines a best-practices approach to monitoring and reporting segregation of duties, privileged user access activity, failed logins and other access failures, direct Data SQL Access events and database schema changes.
Posted: 21 Aug 2006 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

Tizor

Compliance and Mobile Computing
sponsored by Intermec
WHITE PAPER: The regulations listed above were designed to protect customers and the companies that serve them, furthermore, compliance is required for doing business in today's litigious environment.
Posted: 18 Dec 2005 | Published: 01 Dec 2005

Intermec
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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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