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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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Exercising Control Over Mobile Access
sponsored by Aruba Networks
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, explore several tips for managing mobile authentication methods and learn how to control what mobile devices can and cannot do inside your network.
Posted: 29 Oct 2014 | Published: 29 Oct 2014

Aruba Networks

Dynamic User Authentication with SecureAuth Norse and IDC
sponsored by SecureAuth
WEBCAST: In this webcast, hear from several experts as they discuss how dynamic user authentication can prevent unwanted access.
Posted: 27 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 27, 2014

SecureAuth

Office 365 - Everything you need to know
sponsored by SecureAuth
WEBCAST: This webcast reveals how to secure Office 365 efficiently and maintain authentication strategies.
Posted: 27 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 27, 2014

SecureAuth

Battle the Evolving Threat Landscape with Dynamic Authentication Strategies
sponsored by SecureAuth
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights the vital need for dynamic authentication, especially to increase the effectiveness by reducing false positives and false negatives.
Posted: 24 Oct 2014 | Published: 24 Oct 2014

SecureAuth

It is Critical to Become an IdP to Mitigate New Security Risks
sponsored by SecureAuth
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the reasons enterprises should become Identity Providers (IdPs), what becoming an IdP involves, and why you should consider automating this process as much as possible.
Posted: 24 Oct 2014 | Published: 24 Oct 2014

SecureAuth

Office 365 - Adopting Strong Authentication and SSO in the Cloud
sponsored by SecureAuth
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the history behind Office 365 and where it currently stands today. Read on to find out why Microsoft is dealing with security risks and an authentication solution they used to protect the identity of mobile users.
Posted: 24 Oct 2014 | Published: 24 Oct 2014

SecureAuth

Securing Web Services with HID
sponsored by HID
VIDEO: This quick video provides a few case studies concerning an active authentication system that leverages cloud-based threat detection to provide secure access to web-based apps and keep critical end-user information safe.
Posted: 23 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 23 Oct 2014

HID

Secure Access to Sensitive Data on the Move
sponsored by HID
VIDEO: This short video introduces HID Global's ActivID® authentication solutions, which incorporate integrated device identification technology to make location- and risk-based decisions.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 21 Oct 2014

HID

Security in the Hybrid Cloud, Now and in 2016
sponsored by F5 Networks
RESOURCE: The infographic illustrates current security practices in the hybrid cloud and investigates where these trends are likely to head by 2016.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

F5 Networks

Device Fingerprinting – Low-Friction, BYOD Authentication
sponsored by SecureAuth
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces SecureAuth's Device Fingerprinting, which features the flexibility, security, and convenience required to increase layers of authentication without creating high friction for users.
Posted: 20 Oct 2014 | Published: 20 Oct 2014

SecureAuth

Take Authentication Beyond Passwords with Secure Remote Access
sponsored by HID
VIDEO: This short video describes how you can take authentication beyond passwords with HID Global's ActivID® authentication solutions, which provide secure remote access supporting the latest tablet and mobile devices.
Posted: 20 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 20 Oct 2014

HID

Secure Identity and Smart Employee ID Solutions
sponsored by HID
VIDEO: This short video introduces HID Global's innovative approach to access management, in which one single ID credential provides fast, convenient access to doors, data, and cloud applications.
Posted: 17 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 17 Oct 2014

HID

How to Deliver Attribute-Driven Authorization with Your Current Identity Infrastructure
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a federated identity service that delivers smarter, finer-grained authorization without uprooting your current identity infrastructure, enabling you to reap the benefits of attribute-driven access control by federating identities and creating dynamic groups.
Posted: 16 Oct 2014 | Published: 16 Oct 2014

Radiant Logic, Inc.

A Consolidated Platform for Next-Generation Firewall and Secure Web Gateway Services
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper first defines next-generation firewalls, secure web gateways, and their capabilities, and then specifically discusses the Fortinet FortiGate NGFW and the results of ESG Lab's evaluation and testing of the device.
Posted: 16 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Enhancing the Customer Experience and Securing Endpoints with Biometrics
sponsored by NEC Corporation of America
TRANSCRIPT: This resource introduces NEC Corporation's NeoFace suite, a set of highly accurate facial recognition tools that use advanced facial processing and matching algorithms, and describes the business applications of biometrics.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

NEC Corporation of America

NEC Biometrics Solutions Podcast: Enhancing the customer experience and securing endpoints
sponsored by NEC Corporation of America
PODCAST: This podcast reveals a biometrics solution that will help identify fraud across various industries. NEC's NeoFace uses a highly accurate, fast and flexible facial recognition tool for authentication purposes.
Posted: 10 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 2, 2014

NEC Corporation of America

Beyond Passwords: Protect the mobile enterprise with smarter security solutions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Find out how flexible authentication schemes, context-based access and behavioral analysis can help ensure that only authorized mobile users can access your valuable resources—on-site, in the cloud and beyond.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Great Customer Service Takes off at WestJet
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: Learn why WestJet turned to IBM Security Identity and Access Management to gain a better understanding of its guests.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 24 Oct 2013

IBM

IDC Flash: IBM Releases IAM for Mobile, Cloud and Enterprise
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Gain insights into IBM's threat-aware IAM solutions focused on enabling identity as the new security perimeter.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 29 Nov 2013

IBM

IDC 2014 WW MarketScape Report for Federated Identity Management and SSO
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Find out how vendors fared in IDC's assessment of IAM offerings for federated identity management and single sign-on.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

IBM

Gartner Predicts 2014: Identity and Access Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Find out what Gartner's security analysts predict for the identity and access management space for 2014 and beyond.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 26 Nov 2013

IBM

Managing User Identities and Access in the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how IBM can help design, deploy and manage critical identity and access management controls in cloud environments.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Dec 2011

IBM

Best Practices for Preventing Identity Fraud
sponsored by iovation, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explains how to prevent identity fraud with unique device authentication, as well as several tools used to thwart online fraudsters.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

iovation, Inc.

Smartphones Are Security Solutions
sponsored by HID
RESOURCE: This resource highlights the smartphone's potential for enabling a strong authentication strategy.
Posted: 02 Oct 2014 | Published: 17 Aug 2014

HID

NEC Biometrics Solutions: Enhancing the Customer Experience and Securing Endpoints
sponsored by NEC Corporation of America
WEBCAST: This webcast reveals a biometrics solution that will help identify fraud across various industries.
Posted: 02 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 1, 2014

NEC Corporation of America
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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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