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DEFINITION: Mutual authentication, also called two-way authentication, is a process or technology in which both entities in a communications link authenticate each other. In a network environment, the client authenticates the server and vice-versa. In this way, network users can be assured that they are doing business exclusively with legitimate entities and servers can be certain that all would-be users are attempting  … 
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Understand the State of Identity and Access Management
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: IAM continues to fight for priority in organization's security strategies. This Forrester report outlines budgeting and spending, policies and tools in use, tech adoption plans, and other key IAM trends in enterprise organizations to help security pros assess their own IAM strategy.
Posted: 11 Dec 2017 | Published: 11 Dec 2017

SailPoint Technologies

Stopping the Insider Threat
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Insider threat is an IAM issue: malicious insiders, by definition, have been granted some level of authorized access and are therefore often harder to detect than bright-line cases of unauthorized access or intrusion. Explore this white paper to gain insight into insider threats and how you can prevent them with a successful IAM approach.
Posted: 08 Dec 2017 | Published: 08 Dec 2017

SailPoint Technologies

Report: IAM Leadership Compass
sponsored by Janrain
WHITE PAPER: This 53-page report provides an overview of the market for consumer IAM and provides you with a compass to help you find the IAM strategy that best meets your needs.
Posted: 08 Dec 2017 | Published: 08 Dec 2017

Janrain

Customer IAM Analysis
sponsored by Janrain
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, gain insight into customer IAM strategies and key capabilities to keep in mind when evaluating the right approach for your organization.
Posted: 08 Dec 2017 | Published: 08 Dec 2017

Janrain

Customer IAM Analysis
sponsored by Janrain
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, gain insight into customer IAM strategies and key capabilities to keep in mind when evaluating the right approach for your organization.
Posted: 07 Dec 2017 | Published: 07 Dec 2017

Janrain

Key Considerations in Selecting a Customer IAM Solution
sponsored by Janrain
WHITE PAPER: The rise of the social customer creates opportunities for organizations to develop deeper relationships with customers in support of business objectives. Explore this white paper to gain insight into selecting a customer IAM strategy that works best for your organization.
Posted: 07 Dec 2017 | Published: 07 Dec 2017

Janrain

Top Trends That Will Shape CIAM in 2018 and Beyond
sponsored by Janrain
WHITE PAPER: In order for digital businesses to manage, govern, and secure customers' access to systems and data without hurting the customer experience, businesses should implement a customer IAM strategy. This Forrester report details 12 key trends shaping the customer IAM landscape and how security and risk pros can respond to them in a productive manner.
Posted: 06 Dec 2017 | Published: 06 Dec 2017

Janrain

Revolutionizing the Sharing Economy
sponsored by Evident
WHITE PAPER: According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the sharing economy has the potential to increase to $335 billion by 2025. Take a look at this resource to uncover a security strategy for the sharing economy that can help advance identity and verification while allowing users to securely share personal data.
Posted: 06 Dec 2017 | Published: 06 Dec 2017

Evident

Executive Review: Consumer Identity and Access Management
sponsored by Janrain
WHITE PAPER: Consumer IAM is the fastest growing specialty in IAM that has emerged in the last few years to meet evolving business requirements. Explore this executive review to gain insight into consumer IAM and how it can help you improve your existing IAM and security strategy.
Posted: 05 Dec 2017 | Published: 05 Dec 2017

Janrain

Revolutionizing the Sharing of Personal Data
sponsored by Evident
WHITE PAPER: The average number of records stolen in a data breach is 24,089, according to IBM Security. This resource provides information into securing personal, sensitive data to minimize the risks of a data hack in order to protect your business.
Posted: 05 Dec 2017 | Published: 05 Dec 2017

Evident

Fighting Against Authorized Push Payment (APP) Scams
sponsored by HID Global
WHITE PAPER: This blog post provides insight into authorized push payment scams and how your enterprise can reduce the number of fraudulent account takeovers by improving your identification and authentication mechanisms.
Posted: 30 Nov 2017 | Published: 21 Nov 2017

HID Global

The 7 Challenges to Online Identity Verification
sponsored by Evident
WHITE PAPER: Lack of trust is the most important hurdle for users of the sharing economy, so providers must deliver security to their users. This white paper provides actionable steps to secure your business to demonstrate your marketplace is a safe place for people to engage.
Posted: 30 Nov 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2017

Evident

The Sharing Economy: Who Will You Trust
sponsored by Evident
WHITE PAPER: With the evolving digital world, it is challenging to secure personal data and maintain an identity management platform. Explore this white paper to gain a deeper understanding of how you can improve your IAM strategy within the sharing economy in order to protect and secure your data.
Posted: 28 Nov 2017 | Published: 28 Nov 2017

Evident

Credential Stuffing a Security Epidemic
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: 81% of hacking-related breaches include leveraging of usernames and passwords, according to the 2017 Verizon DBIR. This e-book provides insight into credential stuffing attacks as well as a guide to stopping credential theft.
Posted: 17 Nov 2017 | Published: 17 Nov 2017

F5 Networks

A Collaborative Strategy for Your Access Management
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Today's rapidly changing business environment demands that businesses be agile, innovative and secure. This white paper examines a collaborative strategy of integrating Microsoft Azure Active Directory with the identity governance capabilities of SailPoint Power of Identity.
Posted: 15 Nov 2017 | Published: 15 Nov 2017

SailPoint Technologies

Matching Your Authentication to the Speed of Your Business
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the reality of today's IT environments and the authentication risks associated with them, and explores some tips as to how you can balance the priorities of your business owners and those of central IT to keep your organization productive and safe.
Posted: 15 Nov 2017 | Published: 29 Sep 2017

MicroFocus

A Collaborative Integration for IAM
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides a collaboration strategy of integrating Microsoft Azure Active Directory with SailPoint Identity Governance to improve your IAM approach.
Posted: 14 Nov 2017 | Published: 14 Nov 2017

SailPoint Technologies

Cloud IAM Goes Beyond SSO
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: With the adoption of cloud IAM on the rise, managing the user's journey, access control, and governance functionality is mandatory. This paper offers 4 challenges that drive cloud IAM adoption and provides invaluable information on cloud access with single-sign-on, access governance and cloud IAM features.
Posted: 14 Nov 2017 | Published: 14 Nov 2017

SailPoint Technologies

Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Security and risk management leaders responsible for IAM should be aware of functional differences between on-premises and cloud-delivered identity governance and administration (IGA). This Gartner Magic Quadrant report reveals strengths and cautions of different vendor's IGA products as well as, a market overview.
Posted: 14 Nov 2017 | Published: 14 Nov 2017

SailPoint Technologies

Protect Your Customer and Employee Accounts
sponsored by Digital Shadows
WHITE PAPER: Digital Shadows found that 97% of the largest companies in the world had their credentials exposed. Explore this white paper to learn how to mitigate the growing risks of account takeovers and the measures you can take to ensure your organization is better protected.
Posted: 13 Nov 2017 | Published: 13 Nov 2017

Digital Shadows

Controlling and Managing Privileged Access
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: According to a Black Hat Report, 32% of hackers say accessing privileged accounts is the easiest and fastest way to get at sensitive data. This white paper explores the risks associated with privileged accounts and offers strategic risk mitigation tactics you can take to ensure security.
Posted: 13 Nov 2017 | Published: 13 Nov 2017

One Identity

Multi-factor Authentication for dummies
sponsored by iovation, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The combination of username and password is the most common form of authentication and is notorious for being cybersecurity's weakest link. Inside this 53-page e-book, Multi-factor Authentication for Dummies, gain insight on multi-factor authentication and how you can protect your enterprise from identity theft, data breaches, and more.
Posted: 27 Oct 2017 | Published: 27 Oct 2017

iovation, Inc.

Technology Evolves - Your Backup Should Too
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: As technology evolves and become more complex, your security stance should too. Explore this white paper to gain insight into how you can boost your security backup strategy to protect against ransomware, stop data loss, and improve compliance and validity of your recovery.
Posted: 26 Oct 2017 | Published: 26 Oct 2017

Acronis

KuppingerCole Report Leadership Compass
sponsored by CyberArk Software, Inc and KuppingerCole
WHITE PAPER: Privilege management is among the most relevant areas of IAM and cybersecurity, given that privileged users are a primary target of attackers. Explore this 55 page market report to learn more about privilege management and how you can protect your enterprise to the fullest extent against attackers.
Posted: 25 Oct 2017 | Published: 25 Oct 2017

CyberArk Software, Inc and KuppingerCole

Don't Let SaaS Cloud Your Security
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: The cloud is transforming all aspects of business, so the need for cloud security is more important than ever. Key into this white paper to discover 5 ways to stay secure in the cloud.
Posted: 30 Oct 2017 | Published: 30 Oct 2017

Verizon
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AUTHENTICATION DEFINITION (continued): …  to gain access for legitimate purposes. Mutual authentication is gaining acceptance as a tool that can minimize the risk of online fraud in e-commerce.With mutual authentication, a connection can occur only when the client trusts the server's digital certificate and the server trusts the client's certificate. The exchange of certificates is carried out by means of the Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol. If the client's keystore contains more than one certificate, the certificate with the latest timestamp is used to authenticate the client to the server. This process reduces the risk that … 
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