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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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Cloud Content Security: Understanding SaaS data protection
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EGUIDE: This expert e-guide examines the growing trend of SaaS security, or cloud-based security services. Learn about the pros and cons of adopting SaaS security in your organization.
Posted: 30 Apr 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Cloud IAM: Is it worth the move?
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EGUIDE: As cloud adoption increases, managers are beginning to consider integrating their IAM infrastructure into cloud architectures. In this e-guide, gain expert insight into cloud IAM including how to use a IAM Maturity model to improve IAM strategy, key considerations before moving to a cloud-based service and much more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2012 | Published: 13 Feb 2012

SearchSecurity.com

E-Guide: Achieving compliance through IAM
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EGUIDE: Read this expert E-Guide to learn the best practices for using role management as a tool to meet compliance regulations.
Posted: 22 Dec 2011 | Published: 22 Dec 2011

SearchSecurity.com

E-Guide: IAM in the cloud
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EGUIDE: When bringing your organization into the cloud, there are a few steps that need to be taken in order to ensure security. One of the main areas that needs to be appropriately integrated is identity management. Read this expert E-Guide and discover how to manage identity in the cloud, along with whom and what you can trust in the cloud.
Posted: 22 Dec 2011 | Published: 22 Dec 2011

SearchSecurity.com

E-Guide: Are 'strong authentication' methods strong enough for compliance?
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EGUIDE: Although strong authentication methods have gained some momentum in the past years, they haven’t become completely widespread enough to replace passwords. This expert E-Guide discusses why this is the case. Uncover the challenges and benefits of strong authentication implementation and if these methods are strong enough for compliance.
Posted: 27 Sep 2011 | Published: 26 Sep 2011

SearchSecurity.com

7 Tips for Achieving Active Directory Compliance
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WHITE PAPER: Discover 7 key tips to help you achieve and maintain compliance in Active Directory, including what to keep an eye on, warning signs to look out for and how to leverage auditing tools to simplify the process in this essential resource.
Posted: 13 Apr 2012 | Published: 13 Apr 2012

Dell Software

451 Group Research Report: Intel-McAfee links up identity-in-the-cloud SSO with salesforce.com
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WHITE PAPER: Industry analyst Steve Coplan of The 451 Group takes a close look at the recent beta release of Intel Cloud SSO and places it in the context of the rapidly evolving cloud service broker market for mediating user ids and application APIs for cloud access. View now to learn more.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 02 Mar 2012

Intel

Cloud Identity Buyer’s Guide
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: This guide discusses the issue of identity and access management (IAM) for cloud applications. It outlines the issues that need to be addressed, suggests some approaches to solving those issues and provides an overview of the Intel products that help companies manage their SaaS application identities more effectively and efficiently.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 02 Apr 2012

Intel

Presentation Transcript: Cloud Computing Security and Regulatory Compliance
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PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript, featuring Jim Reavis of the Cloud Security Alliance, offers advice on how to secure your cloud. Reavis discusses high level vs. detailed cloud security frameworks and suggests questions to ask potential cloud vendors.
Posted: 21 Mar 2012 | Published: 21 Mar 2012

Dell, Inc.

Protect Single Buildings and Campuses with Easy, Web-based Access Control
sponsored by RedCloud Security
DATA SHEET: Uncover how to protect individual buildings and campuses easily with the web-based access control network appliance, RedCloud Express. View this data sheet now to learn more and discover how this access control platform delivers powerful, plug-and-play protection in an affordable, all-in-one security management solution.
Posted: 15 Mar 2012 | Published: 15 Mar 2012

RedCloud Security

Tech Guide: Mobile Security
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EGUIDE: The need for mobile security grows stronger and stronger every day. Uncover the mobile security issues and solutions that you should be considering as your organization goes more mobile.
Posted: 09 Mar 2012 | Published: 09 Mar 2012


Keys to the Kingdom: Monitoring Privileged user actions for security and compliance
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines some of the types of insider threats organizations face today and the role monitoring and managing privilege user actions plays in security and compliance reporting efforts.
Posted: 06 Mar 2012 | Published: 06 Mar 2012

LogRhythm, Inc.

Beverly Hills Wealth Management Case Study
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Read this case study and learn how and why Beverly Hills Wealth Management, a Registered Investment Advisor Firm, selected Intel's Identity and Access Management Solution that combines single sign-on, user account provisioning/deprovisioning, and access management for its users.
Posted: 02 Mar 2012 | Published: 02 Mar 2012

Intel

Cybercrime Battle Basics
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WHITE PAPER: This paper shows you how integrated approaches that look beyond the firewall and single technology defenses can defend your company from emerging fraud threats.
Posted: 12 Jan 2012 | Published: 12 Jan 2012

ThreatMetrix

Understanding, Building and Securing an IAM Cloud Architecture
sponsored by OneLogin
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript will count down the top five steps you should take to successfully extend your identity services infrastructure into the cloud, including what you'll need to do to provide the service from the enterprise, as well as consume it from the cloud.
Posted: 21 Dec 2011 | Published: 21 Dec 2011

OneLogin

Can You Have Your Cloud and Be Secure Too? You Can
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Can you have your cloud and be secure too? Yes, you can! Read this white paper to learn about the latest cloud security services that allow you to effectively address concerns regarding identity, access control, and auditing while providing elasticity and agility.
Posted: 02 Dec 2011 | Published: 02 Dec 2011

CA Technologies.

IT in Europe: Breaking the Code: Are passwords destined for obscurity?
sponsored by SearchSecurity.co.UK
EZINE: This feature examines the current state of password security and explains why passwords are no longer an effective means of authentication on their own. Uncover viable alternatives, such as two-factor authentication, biometrics and cloud-based IAM services.
Posted: 10 Nov 2011 | Published: 10 Nov 2011

SearchSecurity.co.UK

Protecting Against Wikileak Type Events and the Insider Threat
sponsored by Verdasys
WHITE PAPER: Insider theft of sensitive data is not new. WikiLeaks is just the latest outlet for the disaffected individual to be amplified in our interconnected world. Everyone must face the reality that the insider threat is a growing danger that can't be overlooked. View this paper to explore the challenges of insider theft and how to prevent it.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 03 Jan 2011

Verdasys

The Authoritative ID Store Is Dead - How Cloud Changes Provisioning
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: Cloud computing provides additional value by offering a reduction in upfront costs and increased scalability. These benefits are just a few of the reasons why companies are looking to the cloud for user provisioning tools. Watch this webcast to find out how your company can take advantage of cloud-based user provisioning.
Posted: 03 Oct 2011 | Premiered: Oct 3, 2011

Intel

Adaptive Strong Auth & Federated SSO - The New Power Couple
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: Weak identity management policies can strain IT’s ability to scale when it comes to security, privacy, business agility and more. In this webcast, learn about authentication, access control and password policies that you can put into place for stronger data protection.
Posted: 03 Oct 2011 | Premiered: Oct 3, 2011

Intel

Computer Weekly 27 September 2011: Download the latest issue of the UK's leading technology publication, featuring the news, analysis and opinion that matters to IT decision-makers
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we take an in-depth look at Windows 8 - identifying what new features will be key to business users; and examine the remains of the National Programme for IT and what this means for the future of the NHS. Download the latest issue now.
Posted: 26 Sep 2011 | Published: 27 Sep 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

On Lockdown: HMV/Waterstone’s asserts control over user activity
sponsored by Safestone Technologies
CASE STUDY: Download this case study to discover how, by deploying Safestone’s DetectIT solution, the organization can now granularly control access to areas their systems and meet their compliance requirements.
Posted: 01 Sep 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2011

Safestone Technologies

SearchSecurity.com E-Guide: The critical role of privileged account management in data security
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Privileged accounts are extremely difficult to secure and now represent the biggest threat to today’s enterprises. This expert tip discusses the technology and strategies available to help organizations take better control over privileged accounts.
Posted: 23 Aug 2011 | Published: 23 Aug 2011

IBM

IBM Tivoli Asset Discovery for System z/OS – Removing the Pain from Mainframe
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper addresses these issues with effective solutions for companies to better understand and manage their mainframe software investments.
Posted: 15 Aug 2011 | Published: 22 Dec 2009

IBM

E-Guide: IAM - Key concepts and predictions for 2011
sponsored by CA Technologies
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide discusses key trends that will significantly impact identity and access management concepts in 2011, and highlights the critical questions any organization must ask when selecting an IAM product.
Posted: 10 Aug 2011 | Published: 10 Aug 2011

CA Technologies
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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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