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ALSO CALLED: Identity Management (Security), Identity Management and Access Control, IM (Identity Management), Identity Management Security, Management of Identity, User ID Management, Identity and Access Management, ID Management, IAM
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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Integrating Password Management with Enterprise Single Sign-On
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this document, you will compare password synchronization and reset tech to enterprise SSO, and examine how each addresses the pressing business problem of securing authentication. Discover how to integrate these dueling technologies, and identify several interoperability challenges.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 15 Mar 2016

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.

Building Secure Multifactor Authentication
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: As threats to password security have increased in recent years, multi-factor authentication (MFA) has rapidly gained adoption as a method for increasing the assurance of authentication for web and mobile applications. In this white paper, you'll explore the pros and cons of the several MFA strategies available.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 09 Mar 2016

Okta

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

Best Practices for Securing Privileged Access
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This extensive white paper describes the business problems which privileged access management system (PAMS)s are intended to address.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 26 Jun 2015

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.

Adaptive MFA: Moving Beyond User Name and Password
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: Is multifactor authentication (MFA) the key to protecting users? In this white paper, uncover the facts about MFA and how to secure accounts from unauthorized access, even if a password is compromised.
Posted: 10 Mar 2016 | Published: 17 Feb 2016

Okta

CISO's Guide to Secure Cloud and Mobile Data
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: Are you prepared to mitigate phishing and man-in-the-middle attacks on the multitude of user devices in your organization? Find out how to boost your security strategy to keep up with today's attacks in this helpful white paper.
Posted: 10 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

Okta

Reframe The Business Case For Identity And Access Management In Security Terms
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how to define, measure, and track security metrics to justify the business case for IAM implementation. Read on to learn why you can't secure your enterprise without zero trust identities and how access management centralizes control and lowers costs.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Published: 05 Mar 2015

Okta

CIO Guide: Preventing Data Breaches with MFA
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: Delve into why security shortcuts around MFA inevitably backfire and open doors for hackers to waltz in thanks to stolen credentials.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

Okta

IAM: The Key to Securing SaaS Apps
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: This helpful white paper explores why identity and access management (IAM) is the key to securing SaaS apps as organizations continue to march through the cloud adoption era.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Okta

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.

The Role of SAM in Information Security
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Software asset management (SAM) provides an organization not just with the resources it needs to generate audit and reconciliation reports, but also to support information security initiatives. Learn ways information security can be more effectively addressed with the aid of SAM.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Snow Software

HBR paper: The Danger from Within
sponsored by Imperva
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: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 24 Sep 2014

Imperva

10 Things Your Cybersecurity Solution Must Do
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: As cybercrime evolves, so must your defense strategy to secure your organization; however, multiple tools often do not mesh perfectly and vulnerabilities are left open. In this white paper, learn the 10 must-have security capabilities for your strategy.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 23 Dec 2015

Palo Alto Networks

Increase Trust and Security with Online Customers in a Convenient, Cost-Effective Manner
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This guide highlights a secure, user-convenient and cost-effective way to protect consumer portals and mobile applications. Discover ways to silently and transparently collect data and assess risk based on factors like device ID and user behavior.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Feb 2016

CA Technologies

Best Practices for Securing Privileged Identities
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Baseline OS protection is not enough to protect from today's sophisticated attacks. Download now to examine how you can supplement your security system and reduce your risk with four key steps to effective security of privileged accounts.
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

CA Technologies

Stop Data Breaches with Privileged Access Management
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Examine how privileged access management can help stop data breaches. Learn now about a 3-step process for blocking attackers' attempts to carry out crimes in your organization.
Posted: 29 Jan 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

CA Technologies

A Guide to Protecting your Critical Assets with Identity Governance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to secure the gateway to your organization with robust identity governance policies. Read on now to protect assets, and control access risks and separation-of-duties (SoD) violations, by enforcing business-driven identity governance for managing user roles.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

IBM

How Identity Governance Became a Key Compliance and Risk Control
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the challenges associated with managing identity governance, including the risks cloud, BYOD, remote access, and your apps and data pose to regulatory compliance. Read on to improve your security intelligence and risk management.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

How to Integrate Siloed Identities and Data
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This comprehensive white paper digs into the current fragmented landscape of identity infrastructures. Read on for expert tips on integrating identities and data out of silos.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Protect Privileged Credentials Across Traditional and Virtual Data Centers, and all Cloud Environments
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a solution for privileged credential management that reduces IT risk and drives operational efficiency by supporting traditional, virtualized, and hybrid-cloud infrastructures. Access now to discover how your enterprise can protect and manage all of its credentials.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

CA Technologies.

How Can I Defend my Hybrid Enterprise From Data Breaches and Insider Threats?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to effectively manage privileged access across on-premises, cloud, and hybrid environments. Read on to find out why perimeter defenses are failing and why IAM needs to be at the forefront of your security strategy.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

CA Technologies.

Break the Kill Chain: Stop Data Breaches
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Data breaches are a fact of life. Learn the benefits of implementing a comprehensive privileged access management strategy to mitigate these attacks.
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

CA Technologies.

Detect and Thwart Insider Threats
sponsored by Lancope
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how you can stop insider threats with enhanced network visibility. Read on to learn how to keep your organization secure from the inside out.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Lancope
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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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