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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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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

Federated Access Management: The New Era of Secure Access
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you about the evolution of access management and what's driving modern access security requirements. Continue reading to learn about Federated Access Management and discover painless migration strategies to adopt this new breed of access management.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Ping Identity Corporation

Designing Single Sign-On Architecture for Enhanced Security
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how single sign-on and session management, across a wide variety of sites using host-only cookies, can make their theft much more difficult by using a centralized star topology. Access now and discover more benefits to this method.
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: Even one improperly authorized privileged account can cause irreparable damage to your infrastructure, intellectual property, and reputation. This white paper reveals how you can implement an in-depth defense strategy to effectively manage privileged access across your hybrid enterprise.
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.

Revitalize and Extend the Reach of Your Current ISAM Portal
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to extend authentication across web apps and leverage existing identity stores for faster, fine-grained authorization.
Posted: 31 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Security for the Internet of Things: Identifying Your Weakest Links
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: 70% of the most commonly used Internet of Things (IoT) devices today are vulnerable to attack. Access this brief resource to learn more about the security risks posed by the IoT. Discover key tips on how to fortify your data, devices, and connections from attacks.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2016

Microsoft

Building, Installing, and Configuring a RADIUS Server
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: A RADIUS server can provide you with heightened security with user access monitoring, reporting and tracking functions, and personalized restrictions. This white paper walks you through each of the steps, settings, configurations, and the equipment needed to set up a RADIUS server.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

Global Knowledge

Top Identity Governance and Administration Vendors Examined
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this Gartner Magic Quadrant, you will explore the strengths of the leading IGA platforms and vendors. Access now to discover how to evaluate your needs and find which system best fits into your IAM and IGA strategy.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2015

IBM

What You Need to Know About Vendor Risk Management in Financial Institutions
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses several proactive tips for better vendor risk management (VRM) practices that you can quickly put into place. Learn to overcome challenges faced within the financial industry for taking on VRM and how you can adopt these security secrets and keep pace with today's growing threat landscape as advanced threats persist.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

BitSight

What’s New in the Windows 10 Security Log
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, take a look at the new and updated event entries in Windows 10 and learn how to leverage them to identify malicious activity. Continue reading to uncover the specific auditing and logging events recently added by Microsoft and how to turn data into insights.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 27 Jan 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Secure Architecture for Mobile Device Access to On-Premise Applications
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a technical architecture that enables apps installed on mobile devices to access security-sensitive apps deployed inside a private network perimeter.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 14 May 2015

Hitachi ID Systems, 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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