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DEFINITION: OpenID is a decentralized single sign-on authentication system for the Internet. The goal of the OpenID initiative is to allow users to log in at websites around the Internet with one ID, instead of having to create multiple unique accounts. To use OpenID, a user must initially register with a Web site that supports OpenID. AOL users, for instance, can simply use their screen name because AOL supports  … 
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Securing Network Access for Guests and Contractors
sponsored by Bradford Networks
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores the driving factors for allowing external users to access the network. It discusses what an effective guest and contractor access control solution must do, how such a solution can address potential security and operational challenges, and the many benefits that it can provide to an organization.
Posted: 12 Dec 2011 | Published: 12 Dec 2011

Bradford Networks

Best Practices for Effective Network Access Control
sponsored by Bradford Networks
WHITE PAPER: There is often confusion between the functions and benefits of 802.1X and those of commercially available NAC solutions. Which is best for particular networks? View now to explore the fundamentals of 802.1X and NAC technologies and why both is often required to provide the level of security, control and visibility needed in today’s network.
Posted: 12 Dec 2011 | Published: 12 Dec 2011

Bradford Networks

Why Encryption without Authentication is Not Secure
sponsored by Certes Networks
WHITE PAPER: View this paper to explore why secure data communications solutions require both encryption and authentication, attack vectors against encryption-only solutions, key questions you should ask your network encryption vendor to ensure that your network is secure and your security objectives are met, and more.
Posted: 26 Oct 2011 | Published: 26 Oct 2011

Certes Networks

Securing Microsoft Exchange 2010 with VeriSign Authentication Services
sponsored by VeriSign EMEA
WHITE PAPER: This guide from VeriSign Authentication Services will help take the guesswork out of implementing SSL for Exchange 2010, making it easier than ever to get the SSL certificate you need for a successful and secure Exchange implementation, and to take advantage of powerful capabilities such as Subject Alternative Names (SANs).
Posted: 26 Oct 2011 | Published: 26 Oct 2011

VeriSign EMEA

Top 10 Tips to Make Access to SaaS, Enterprise Class Secure
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: In today’s cloud environment, the number of security breaches is on the rise - driving a new mandate for strong authentication technologies to ensure a more secure SSO. In this case study brief, learn first hand from industry experts and customers, their top 10 tips to make your federated SSO implementation a success and Enterprise class secure.
Posted: 12 Oct 2011 | Published: 12 Oct 2011

Intel

Intuitive and Secure, Two-Factor Authentication on Mobile Phones
sponsored by Confident Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Many online business and websites today are utilizing user's mobile phones for two-factor authentication. However, attacks on mobile devices and the SMS communication channel are increasing, calling for more secure methods of authentication. View this paper now to explore effective multi-layered, multifactor authentication methods.
Posted: 01 Sep 2011 | Published: 25 Aug 2011

Confident Technologies

A Practical Approach to Authentication in an Evolving Enterprise Environment
sponsored by Entrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to explore how to find the balance between compliance, remote workers, and reducing costs, top authentication methods, key condiserations for enterprise authentication, and more. 
Posted: 22 Aug 2011 | Published: 17 Aug 2011

Entrust, Inc.

The Hidden Costs of Microsoft® BitLocker®: White Paper
sponsored by WinMagic
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the issues that you may or may have not known about Microsoft BitLocker. View now to explore enterprise mobile security considerations that will help you make educated decisions on what’s best for your business.
Posted: 19 Aug 2011 | Published: 19 Aug 2011

WinMagic

Securing microsoft exchange 2010 With Thawte SSL Certificates
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Security continues to be a facet of Exchange technology that must be managed, and your secure sockets layer (SSL) certificates are the key to managing security for Exchange servers. Access this expert white paper now to get an overview of SSL certificates for Exchange 2010.
Posted: 27 Jul 2011 | Published: 12 Jul 2011

Thawte Inc.

Choosing a Cloud Provider with Confidence
sponsored by GeoTrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will find out how your business can protect sensitive business information in the cloud. You will also learn what you must look for in the security of a cloud vendor and how to find the right vendor for your business.
Posted: 15 Jul 2011 | Published: 05 Jul 2011

GeoTrust, Inc.

Unified and Intelligent Identity and Access Management
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover an intelligent, unified approach to identity and access management. Learn how to simplify provisioning, single sign-on, role management, multifactor authentication, privileged account management, and password management. See how you can enhance security—and improve user and IT productivity.
Posted: 08 Jul 2011 | Published: 08 Jul 2011

Dell Software

Simplifying management and lowering total cost of ownership for SSL certificates
sponsored by GlobalSign
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the basics of using a Managed PKI for SSL solution to alleviate such issues, the benefits of using GlobalSign’s Managed SSL Solution and how this solution enables organisations to quickly and simply manage their SSL Certificates, as well as significantly reduce the operating costs of using SSL.
Posted: 17 May 2011 | Published: 17 May 2011

GlobalSign

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

Fast, Secure Access to VDI Applications: The Role of Automated Access in Accelerating Virtual Desktop Adoption
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper looks at ways that organizations can increase virtual desktop adoption and security simultaneously using automated access for VMware View™ 4.5 and Oracle’s Sun Ray.
Posted: 07 Apr 2011 | Published: 07 Apr 2011

Imprivata

Adaptive Access Management: An ROI Study
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Security solutions must verify and provide assurance that those requesting access are indeed who and what they say they are. This paper walks through detailed return-on-investment (ROI) calculations based on real customer interviews, and guides you in computing cost savings with adaptive access management.
Posted: 31 Mar 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

Oracle Corporation

Simplify Security for REST and WS* Web Services: The Gateway Approach
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: This solution brief presents how to simplify the implementation of standardized enterprise security for both REST and WS-* services, and how a Service Gateway can act as a central Policy Enforcement Point to delegate authentication/authorization and provide REST to SOAP mediations without having to write code.
Posted: 29 Mar 2011 | Published: 28 Mar 2011

Intel

Defender 5: The Right Way to Prove, Identify and Establish Trust
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: The Quest Software technical brief -- “The Right Way to Prove Identity and Establish Trust” -- explains how to verify an employee’s identity at log in. You'll also learn how Quest Defender gives your organization more control than ever over who has access to systems, applications and data - going well beyond a simple log-in name and password.
Posted: 14 Feb 2011 | Published: 11 Feb 2011

Dell Software

Toward an Identity & Context Virtualization Service: A Buyer’s Guide to Virtual Directories
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper is a practical guide to choosing the best virtual directory solution to meet your needs, both now and in the future. Check out this white paper for a blueprint on how to evaluate virtual directories, from use cases and technical parameters to the five questions you should ask yourself before choosing a virtualization solution.
Posted: 11 Feb 2011 | Published: 11 Feb 2011

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Solution Summary  - Secure Cloud
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes how virtualization solves the issue of directory integration with an approach that is cost effective, non-intrusive, and easy to deploy. By externalizing identities into an interoperable service that can be accessed by a variety of applications, enterprises can deliver services to internal and external users at faster speeds.
Posted: 11 Feb 2011 | Published: 11 Feb 2011

Radiant Logic, Inc.

A More Secure Front Door: SSO and Strong Authentication
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: Times change. Sometimes they change even faster than we might expect, as recent developments in Strong Authentication have shown. Just a few years ago, the idea of requiring users to provide a second form of identity to gain access to IT resources was seen by many as only necessary for remote access security or top-secret jobs.
Posted: 10 Feb 2011 | Published: 10 Feb 2011

Imprivata

Top Ten Database Security Threats
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: The enterprise database infrastructure is subject to an overwhelming range of threats. This document is intended to help organizations deal with the most critical of those threats by providing a list of the top ten as identified by Imperva’s Application Defense Center.
Posted: 04 Feb 2011 | Published: 04 Feb 2011

Imperva

RSA SecurID extension for the IBM System i
sponsored by Safestone Technologies
WHITE PAPER: White Paper: for RSA SecurID users - read on to learn more about how to increase security and efficiency, by extending your RSA dual factor authentication solution to access critical information on the IBM System i. It helps organizations meet compliance standards and improve their existing security environment.
Posted: 27 Oct 2010 | Published: 27 Oct 2010

Safestone Technologies

An Overview and Competitive Analysis of the One-Time Password (OTP) Market
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: The landscape of the OTP market is changing as more organizations are searching for convenient solutions such as mobile authenticators. Growth in the market will center on providing these types of alternative mobile solutions for end-users. Read this paper to find out so much more.
Posted: 14 Oct 2010 | Published: 14 Oct 2010

RSA

Establishing Trust in Remote Access Transactions
sponsored by ActivIdentity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Most organizations are adding exposure points with growing laptop and smart phone populations seeking remote access. Static passwords are easily stolen. Strong authentication is needed. Read this white paper to find out so much more.
Posted: 05 Oct 2010 | Published: 05 Oct 2010

ActivIdentity Corporation

Why Passwords Aren't Strong Enough: Making the Case for Strong Two-Factor Authentication
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, we will examine the need for two-factor authentication and explore the return on investment that can be realized in order to help organizations make an informed decision when contemplating their strategic move toward stronger security.
Posted: 30 Aug 2010 | Published: 30 Aug 2010

RSA
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AUTHENTICATION DEFINITION (continued): …  OpenID. When visiting other sites that support OpenID, the user logs in with a URL, which in this case would be http://openid.aol.com/screenname.Previous attempts at universal authentication methods, like Microsoft's Passport or the Liberty Alliance, failed in part because of proprietary implementations. OpenID was developed using the open source software model to be an interoperable protocol independent from any single organization. As OpenID matures and evolves into a commercially viable, trusted identity provider service, enterprises will be able to consider outsourcing their federated identity … 
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