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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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Trends in Mobile User Authentication
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: Learn the effects of growing mobility within companies, emerging crucial challenges for mobile security, strategies for mobile security success, and more.
Posted: 01 Dec 2016 | Published: 01 Dec 2016

HID

Banking Security in Today's Mobile World
sponsored by HID
RESOURCE: This infographic explains why security is the key to better mobile banking. Learn how to securely expand in the mobile world now.
Posted: 30 Nov 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

HID

Give Them Access. NOT a VPN
sponsored by Bomgar Corp.
RESOURCE: Gain a clear understanding of the vulnerability posed by allowing third parties and vendors access to your network via VPNs and what can be done to give them privileged access without the risk.
Posted: 29 Nov 2016 | Published: 29 Nov 2016

Bomgar Corp.

Building the Business Case for Strong Authentication
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: With more than 1 billion mobile banking users last year, mobile banking is more vulnerable than ever. Learn the evolution of strong authentication in online banking and what factors you should look for to balance security and convenience.
Posted: 29 Nov 2016 | Published: 07 Oct 2016

HID

The 7 Step Hack: Thinking Like a Cybercriminal
sponsored by Bomgar Corp.
RESOURCE: Discover how even a VPN secure network can be cracked open in 7 simple steps, leaving your enterprise at the mercy of hackers. Learn how to control, monitor, and mange access to critical systems by privileged users, including third-party vendors, without leaving yourself open to malicious activity.
Posted: 22 Nov 2016 | Published: 22 Nov 2016

Bomgar Corp.

Balancing User Productivity and Security
sponsored by RES Software
VIDEO: Uncover a secure access system your workforce can use to ensure the safety of enterprise data. At the same time, you can ensure that workers aren't hampered by your security systems and can get their work done.
Posted: 17 Nov 2016 | Premiered: 17 Nov 2016

RES Software

Dynamic Security Management for a Productive Mobile Workforce
sponsored by RES Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to protect your business from advanced threats with a new approach to managing mobile security, identity and access management, and governance. Uncover key benefits that will increase IT's control and boost productivity, like app-level security against ransomware, secure onboarding, simplified compliance, and more.
Posted: 17 Nov 2016 | Published: 24 May 2016

RES Software

Biometrics: A Modern Method Of Authentication
sponsored by Comarch
WHITE PAPER: Get a thorough understanding of biometrics and how it can serve as an effective method of user authentication for your organization's security strategy.
Posted: 16 Nov 2016 | Published: 16 Nov 2016

Comarch

New Data Classifications Vital to Information Governance and Security
sponsored by STEALTHbits
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn how 3 new data classifications are becoming vital to information governance and security.
Posted: 09 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

STEALTHbits

Cloud IAM Buyer's Guide: Which Vendor is Right for You?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover five simple questions you must ask of any potential Identity and Access Management as a Service (IDaaS) vendor to get a fresh look at your options. Learn how to score each vendor to easily compare their strengths and weaknesses.
Posted: 08 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

IBM

Cloud IAM TCO Assessment: How Much Could You be Saving?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This guide helps you compare and contrast the TCO of on-premise IAM with cloud-based IAM to effectively show your board the financial differences between the two.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

IBM

User Provisioning Best Practices: Access Recertification
sponsored by STEALTHbits
EGUIDE: User access recertification is the process of continually auditing users' permissions to make sure they have access only to what they need. Implementing recertification, however, can be challenging. Get best practices on creating a recertification process in this e-guide from IAM expert Randall Gamby.
Posted: 04 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

STEALTHbits

3 Types of Insider Threats to Watch Out For
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to proactively spot an insider threat. This white paper gives you an overview of each insider threat profile so you can easily identify behavior and determine an appropriate response when faced with a potential insider threat.
Posted: 02 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Absolute

CW ASEAN November 2016
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Small businesses in the ASEAN region could unknowingly be allowing hackers to access large corporate networks.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

SearchSecurity.com

CW ANZ November 2016
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: With the number of cyber incidents identified by Australian organisations more than doubling in the past year, PwC is using an online game to give enterprises first-hand experience of what it means to face a cyber attack.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

SearchSecurity.com

The Mobility Quandary: Balancing Mobile Workforce Productivity with Security
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: According to a recent report, nearly one quarter of respondent cloud- and mobile-based organizations are experiencing difficulties with identity access management (IAM.) Learn how to enforce granular access controls to tightly manage who gets access to what apps and data in a mobile environment.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 28 Oct 2016

VMware

User and Entity Behavior Analytics and Adaptive Response
sponsored by Preempt Security
WHITE PAPER: The majority of confirmed data breaches involved attackers posing as legitimate users or users maliciously wielding their access. Learn how to go beyond user and entity behavior analytics with proactive measures to preempt potential insider threats or breaches.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 28 Oct 2016

Preempt Security

Case Study: WCA Hospital Eliminates Dual Prescribing Workflows and Increases Patient Satisfaction
sponsored by Imprivata
CASE STUDY: Learn how WCA Hospital implemented EPCS in order to improve their patient's experience with prescriptions, eliminate dual prescribing workflows, and improve provider satisfaction.
Posted: 27 Oct 2016 | Published: 27 Oct 2016

Imprivata

Best Practices For Multi-Factor Authentication
sponsored by Synchronoss
WHITE PAPER: Learn how multi-factor authentication bolsters security and is exponentially more secure than passwords alone. Discover the fundamental problem with solely relying on passwords, how to choose a cloud service that meets your industry's guidelines, and more.
Posted: 25 Oct 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2016

Synchronoss

Best Practices for Secure and Efficient Onboarding and Off-boarding
sponsored by RES Software
WHITE PAPER: Onboarding and off-boarding can be a nightmare when it comes to account and network permissions. Learn why provisioning identities and access in today's enterprise environment is inefficient and how to leverage the benefits of a workforce that consistently has the digital resources it needs.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 12 Oct 2016

RES Software

Protecting Critical Assets from Unauthorized Access
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how identity and access management is at the heart of every cybersecurity strategy. Uncover how to safeguard mobile, cloud and social access; prevent advanced insider threats; simplify cloud integrations and identity silos; and more.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

IBM

How IAM Addresses Unstructured Content Security Risks
sponsored by STEALTHbits
EGUIDE: Identity and access management (IAM) can be a complex and necessary obstacle for enterprises to conquer in order to better secure critical data. Learn how to tackle the biggest challenge in IAM: figuring out how to handle unstructured content in the enterprise within an IAM strategy.
Posted: 11 Oct 2016 | Published: 07 Oct 2016

STEALTHbits

Building an Unstructured Data Protection Program
sponsored by STEALTHbits
EGUIDE: In this e-guide learn the 3 dimensions of unstructured data risk, and how to develop a holistic approach to managing these risks in order to execute a successful unstructured data protection program in your company.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 07 Oct 2016

STEALTHbits

When Your IAM Policy Encounters the Internet of Things
sponsored by Unisys
EGUIDE: Learn how to manage the interactions of identity and access management technology, cloud and virtual environments, and the IoT in your company.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 12 Oct 2016

Unisys

What are Threat Intelligence Services?
sponsored by Unisys
EGUIDE: To help identify advanced attacks, a variety of vendors have created threat intelligence services. In this guide, you'll discover what threat intelligence services entail, learn how they work and uncover how these services differ. Determine whether these services can reduce the risk that specific types of threats pose to your enterprise.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Published: 12 Oct 2016

Unisys
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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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