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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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Top 13 Ways to Strengthen Google Apps Security and Compliance
sponsored by OneLogin
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn the 13 steps to bolster Google Apps and cloud security and compliance.
Posted: 06 Mar 2015 | Published: 14 Jan 2015

OneLogin

Tolly Test Report: Web Application and  Security Access Manager Appliance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper that details a test report of a web security and access manger appliance. Read on to learn how this appliance scored, and find out about the benefits it can provide your company.
Posted: 02 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

IBM

The 4 IAM Focal Points
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: In this webcast, you will uncover the four focal points of IAM.
Posted: 02 Mar 2015 | Premiered: May 23, 2014

IBM

Strengthen Security with Intelligent Identity and Access Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn how to control user access to sensitive assets and monitor their actions after they gain access.
Posted: 02 Mar 2015 | Published: 09 Apr 2014

IBM

Simplifying Cloud Integration and Bridging Identity Silos
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore several strategies to gain cross-silo visibility into all available identites within your organization.
Posted: 02 Mar 2015 | Published: 24 Sep 2014

IBM

Intro to Mainframe Security
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Access this resource to learn about a mainframe security platform and how it offers an ecosystem of security solutions.
Posted: 02 Mar 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

IBM

Safeguarding Mobile, Cloud, and Social Access
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore a number of strategies and solutions for protecting your data from malicious attacks on new access channels.
Posted: 02 Mar 2015 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

IBM

Safeguard Enterprise Compliance and Remain Vigilant Against threats.
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the challenges organizations face due to changing risk and compliance requirements.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

IBM

Preventing Insider Threats in Real-Time
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Access this webcast to learn about a security identity management platform to help you thwart insider threats by tracking the users.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Premiered: Jun 16, 2014

IBM

Preventing Insider Cyber Attacks
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how one identity and access management platform enables you to view all user activity and mitigate internal and external breach risk.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

IBM

Taking Control of the Digital and Mobile User Authentication Challenge
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, view the strategies and policies available to managing user authorization and access to reduce risk and protect yourself from cyber-attacks. Read on to see how others have taken advantage of these strategies in several case studies.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 07 Jan 2015

RSA

Mitigating Risk with Security Intelligence and Identity Assurance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about an integrative approach that lets companies quickly identify abnormalities in user behavior, as well as fighting insider threats all while complying with regulations.
Posted: 26 Feb 2015 | Published: 26 Feb 2015

IBM

Streamlining Security Identity Governance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover a business-centric approach to identity access and compliance that improves security and helps reduce costs for managing accounts, groups, credentials, and other access rights.
Posted: 26 Feb 2015 | Published: 26 Feb 2015

IBM

[Security Identity Governance: Reduce Risk and Comply with Regulations
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how to effectively manage identities and application access while bringing together business operations and IT. Read on to learn how to bridge the gaps across compliance, and how this can reduce the risk of fraud, human error, and more.
Posted: 26 Feb 2015 | Published: 26 Feb 2015

IBM

Back to Basics: Securing Business Information on the Cloud
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn how the cloud can enable us to go back to security basics to manage distributed computing.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

Box

IAM Buyers Guide: How to Evaluate and Choose the Right Platform
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource and explore the IAM buyer's guide.  Discover how to evaluate and choose a solution to protect your organization's data
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 11 Jun 2014

IBM

Simplifying Security Strategies with a Modern Mainframes
sponsored by IBM
ANALYST REPORT: In this analyst report, learn how an integrated modern mainframe platform can simplify your security strategy.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 15 Mar 2013

IBM

A Clear View into User Activities with Identity Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about an identity intelligence platform that can help better manage and secure users as a key line of defense across infrastructure perimeters.  Additionally, view now to read several case stories of organizations who have had success with this identity intelligence platform.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

IBM

Breaking Down Silos and Securing Directory Access
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn strategies to breaking down directory siloes and how to manage and protect heterogeneous data sources.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

IBM

Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit 2015
sponsored by Gartner
EVENT: At Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit, taking place on March 16 & 17 in London, you'll gain the insight you need to address complex IAM issues. Click through now to register and view the full agenda and speaker line-up for the summit.
Posted: 13 Feb 2015 | Published: 16 Jan 2015

Gartner

Case Study: Public School Implements Identity Solution to Centralize Management and Increase Security
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This case study details how the Grand Island school district in Nebraska implemented the Centrify for Mac and Mobile solution for integration into a centralized IAM framework to handle authorization and authentication district-wide.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

Centrify Corporation

Identity Beyond Employees: How Customer Experience Impacts Your IAM Practices
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Ping Identity is working hard to deliver what they believe to be the best solutions for securing and streamlining identity management for business-critical applications, especially those in the cloud.
Posted: 03 Feb 2015 | Published: 03 Feb 2015

Ping Identity Corporation

Solidifying Cloud Security
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
VIDEO: This video will show you how Ping Identity's partner Fishnet Security enables clients to manage risk, meet compliance requirements and reduce costs while maximizing security effectiveness and operational efficiency.
Posted: 03 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 21 Jan 2013

Ping Identity Corporation

Don't Write It Down. Eliminate Passwords with Ping Identity
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
VIDEO: This video discusses how you can amend your identity and access management systems to create a single sign-on experience for all your end-users.
Posted: 03 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 21 Feb 2014

Ping Identity Corporation

February Information Security Magazine – In Denial about DDoS
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Denial-of-service attacks have caused serious disruptions for years. Yet 40% of enterprises remain unprepared to launch a DDoS defense and recover business services.
Posted: 02 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

SearchSecurity.com
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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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