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DEFINITION: Identity management (ID management) is a broad administrative area that deals with identifying individuals in a system (such as a country, a network, or an enterprise) and controlling their access to resources within that system by associating user rights and restrictions with the established identity. The driver licensing system is a simple example of identity management: drivers are identified by  … 
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A Comprehensive, Innovative Approach to Mobile Security
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Because of new mobile threat vectors, security at the device-level is no longer enough. Discover how to strengthen your mobile endpoints from the inside-out with software-defined security, securing mobile data along the entire path to the destination server.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

Unisys

An Operational Model for Breach Analytics and Intelligence
sponsored by Anomali
WHITE PAPER: In the face of this situation, a new approach to security strategy and operations must be adopted. Discover an approach that focuses on operational relevance, reducing adversary dwell time and speeding incident response activities.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Anomali

Battling fraud at the root cause
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Battling malware-driven fraud requires real-time, adaptable and transparent solutions for prevention, detection, mitigation and remediation that span every point of your interaction. Discover how cybercriminals circumvent security measures at each stage of the transaction lifecycle and learn strategies to combat these attacks.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

The Convergence of IT Security and Physical Access Control (PACS): Why Now and How it Works
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, you will learn what is driving the convergence between IT security and physical access control. Discover how creating a single identity for IT Security and physical access control can benefit your organization, while providing a better experience for your employees.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

HID

vanGO® One-2-One™ Personalized Security
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: With several different card, hardware and software options available, designing the right solution for your organization is easy. vanGO is a total solution consisting of cards, hardware and software that work together to create a simple, secure, and cost-effective system.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

HID

Quick Steps to Integrate Office 365 and ZixGateway® Hosted
sponsored by ZixCorp
WHITE PAPER: Add greater protection emails by routing Office 365 to ZixGateway Hosted. It automatically scans routed outbound email from Office 365 connectors. If sensitive information triggers Zix content policies, those messages and their attachments are automatically encrypted.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

ZixCorp

HBR paper: The Danger from Within
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: The biggest threat to enterprise security is the people organizations hire and fire. Read this article from the Harvard Business Review, "Danger from Within" to learn why the number of insider cyberattacks is growing and what are 5 ways to tackle the problem.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Dimension Data

Build a common identity profile and hub out of disparate identity sources
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to renew your existing IAM investments, making them a strategic infrastructure solution that supports current identity needs and adapts quickly to future requirements as they arise.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Unified Identity Governance - A Business Overview
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Application proliferation has created renewed identity fragmentation, as users are inconsistently managed across apps in the enterprise. Learn how to create a converged identity governance process—managing access privileges across all business applications and platforms by unifying identity governance.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 31 May 2015

Oracle Corporation

A Comprehensive, Innovative Approach to Cloud Security
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: The use of roles -- rather than IP addresses -- significantly reduces the risk of configuration errors that leave your applications exposed to unauthorized users. Discover ways cloud security tools can mirror your on-premise application infrastructure with identical security policy definitions for both environments.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Unisys

Advanced Security through Micro-segmentation and Cryptographic Cloaking for Highly Sensitive Data, Networks, and Systems
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Traditional network security hardware and software are becoming less effective and increasingly susceptible to advanced threats. Discover a different approach to mitigating risks by securing data-in-motion across any public or private network.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 13 May 2016

Unisys

Office 365: Upgrading Enterprise Security
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: You must carefully evaluate the risks associated with adopting any platform that streamlines access to company information. Examine here the security features of Microsoft Office 365, and discover the cloud security gaps that could hinder its adoption.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Symantec Corporation

Reaping the Benefits of Strong, Smarter User Authentication
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Discover how the changes in enterprise IT—namely mobility and cloud—affect smart authentication implementation. Access now to learn how you can remain secure against today's evolving security threats with smarter user authentication.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Symantec Corporation

Modernizing Active Directory for Azure and Office 365
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights best practices for modernizing and integrating your in-premises AD into Azure so that you can enjoy less administration of on-premises hardware and software and introduce your organization to identity as a service.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dell Software

Understand Pass-the-Hash (PtH) Attacks and Mitigate the Risk
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Go in depth and learn what a hash is and how a PtH attack can greatly impact your network. Learn how to mitigate these types of attacks with Privileged Password Manager and Privileged Session Manager.
Posted: 09 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell Software

How HIPAA Compliance is Impossible without Privileged Management
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Achieving compliance with data security standards requires you to mitigate the risk of privileged access – in healthcare and other industries. Access this white paper now to learn how you can implement proven strategies to achieve regulatory compliance while fighting against other risks.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dell Software

Security essentials for CIO's enabling mobility - their device, your data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to safely embark on your own BYOD program. The main goal is to show you how BYOD is a feasible option for your organization by seamlessly securing corporate data and applications on each devices while providing separation from personal activity and data.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

IBM

Key steps to securing data and maintaining proper access
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper helps you get a better grip on who's accessing your network. With the right identity governance and administration system, you can control access risks and segregation-of-duties violations. Access now to easily apply and enforce appropriate levels of access across your enterprise.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Designing Single Sign-On Architecture for Enhanced Security
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Single sign-on (SSO) and session management, across a wide variety of sites using host-only cookies, can make theft much more difficult for cybercriminals. Discover ways to deliver broader, cross-application SSO for end-users using a central cookie provider.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

CA Technologies

The Key to Protecting Your Business Amid Cybercrime’s Current Boom
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper invites you to explore new vulnerabilities in our application-centric culture. Find relief as you uncover a simple-to-deploy, automated, proven strategy for privileged access management delivered in a single appliance protecting physical, virtual and cloud environments.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

CA Technologies

Defending Hybrid Enterprises from Data Breaches and Insider Threats
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Effectively managing privileged access across your hybrid enteprise is an imperative to reducing security and compliance risks. Discover ways to prevent unauthorized access and minimize the impact of breaches while simplifying compliance.
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

A Buyer's Guide to Identity Integration Solutions
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A federated identity service could be the answer to today's increasingly large and increasingly complex environments, and this white paper describes how.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Common Identity for WAM and Federation
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Can your organization effectively manage sprawling identities? In this white paper, uncover the secret to leveraging your federation IdP.
Posted: 04 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Turn Identity into a Business Enabler, Not an IT Bottleneck
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the benefits of a federated identity service that can help you to improve efficiencies, reduce risks, and maximize ROI.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Radiant Logic, Inc.

The Key to Secure and Seamless Access to Web and Cloud Applications
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why it's so difficult to deliver single sign-on that covers your entire portal, and also introduces a federated identity service that offers access to all sources of identity within your organization.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.
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IDENTITY MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  their license numbers and user specifications (such as "can not drive after dark") are linked to the identifying number. In an IT network, identity management software is used to automate administrative tasks, such as resetting user passwords. Enabling users to reset their own passwords can save significant money and resources, since a large percentage of help desk calls are password-related. Password synchronization (p-synch) enables a user to access resources across systems with a single password; a more advanced version called single signon enables synchronization across applications as well … 
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