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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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Case Study: Protecting Privileged Accounts for a Global Manufacturer
sponsored by Thycotic
CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how one manufacturing company restructured their outdated access and password management strategy to meet compliance requirements and mitigate data breaches, theft, and loss.
Posted: 07 Jan 2016 | Published: 23 Dec 2015

Thycotic

Keep Data Safe, No Matter Who Tries to Look at It
sponsored by OptioLabs
VIDEO: This video explores the challenge of keeping prying eyes away from your sensitive data. Take a look and learn how face-recognition software can keep your data safe anywhere your end users work.
Posted: 07 Jan 2016 | Premiered: 07 Jan 2016

OptioLabs

How Face-Recognition Software Can Secure Sensitive Data
sponsored by OptioLabs
VIDEO: Access this brief video to discover how face recognition software can help you ensure that only the end users you trust can view your sensitive data, regardless of who else is in the room.
Posted: 07 Jan 2016 | Premiered: 07 Jan 2016

OptioLabs

Privileged Password Security Policy Template
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers a security policy template to enable your organization to secure user access accounts from basic profiles to advanced privileges. View now to learn how to comply with governance requirements and enhance IAM security.
Posted: 06 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Thycotic

Privileged Access Management: Why Sudo in Longer Enough
sponsored by FoxT
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents Sudo's shortcomings for identity and access management of privileged accounts and what you can do to guarantee secure authentication for users. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 06 Jan 2016 | Published: 23 Dec 2015

FoxT

Taming the Beast- Controlling SSH for Security and Compliance
sponsored by FoxT
WHITE PAPER: Are SSH keys the saviors of identity management and access security for your organizations? With several different styles of keys, it's imperative you know the differences and guidelines to using them. Access this white paper to learn more about SSH keys and taking the next step to centralizing SSH session access control to boost security.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 11 Nov 2015

FoxT

Puppet: The Good, Bad, and Ugly for Configuration Management & Security
sponsored by FoxT
WHITE PAPER: This white paper talks you through the strengths and vulnerabilities of running Puppet in your organization for IAM and steps to take to improve security. Read on to learn how to scale Puppet with your user base and keep employees secure.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 02 Dec 2015

FoxT

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

Best Practices for UNIX/LINUX Priviledged Identity and Access Management
sponsored by FoxT
WHITE PAPER: On Unix/Linux OSs, the all-powerful "root" privilege is the key to your organization facing a serious breach. This white paper explores the importance of limiting access privileges and the vulnerabilities root privileges create. Read on and learn Unix/Linux OS best practices
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 | Published: 23 Dec 2015

FoxT

OPM Breach: Why Security Needs to be a Priority
sponsored by FoxT
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the political battle security teams are losing and why root access requirements leave your organization open to an IAM hack in this white paper. Find out how to granularly manage access accounts and control privileges across diverse operating systems.
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 | Published: 23 Dec 2015

FoxT

Hacker Survey Report: The Flaws in IAM
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, examine the shocking truths about identity and access management (IAM) flaws and the war against hackers. Learn 4 steps to stronger privileged account management.
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Thycotic

Leading Global Manufacturing Company Streamlines Administration with Centralized Privileged User Management
sponsored by FoxT
CASE STUDY: This case study examines how one manufacturing company was able to simplify their compliance and administration with network security and access management software. Read on to see how this centralized solution can enable your enterprise to automatically authorize user access, streamline your operations, and closes security gaps.
Posted: 23 Dec 2015 | Published: 23 Dec 2015

FoxT

INTEGRIS Health Turns to Streamline Linux Server Management and Mitigate System Vulnerabilities
sponsored by FoxT
CASE STUDY: Uncover how INTEGRIS Health, Oklahoma's largest health system of 9,000 employees, accelerated deployment of users and user groups onto their Linux servers and reduces time to give users privileged access.
Posted: 22 Dec 2015 | Published: 16 Dec 2015

FoxT

Configuration Management: Puppet or Chef?
sponsored by FoxT
WHITE PAPER: This white paper pits Puppet against Chef and brings the shortcomings of each to light to help your organization decide which strategy is right for your IAM needs.
Posted: 22 Dec 2015 | Published: 04 Dec 2015

FoxT

Managing the Secure Deployment of Cloud Services
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper invites you to explore the possibilities of a SaaS-based approach to the secure deployment and use of cloud services. Access now and learn how to make it easier for business users to access sanctioned cloud services and introduce elements of identity and access management (IAM) that are often missing.
Posted: 22 Dec 2015 | Published: 27 Oct 2015

IBM

Securely Connecting Users to Cloud Apps with Integrated Cloud Access and Control
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This research brief discusses how to employ identity as a service (IDaaS) for single sign-on (SSO) as a means to control both on-premises and mobile user cloud app usage. Access now and learn how to apply a "detect, connect, and protect" methodology to the visibility and control requirements of a cloud access security broker (CASB) offering.
Posted: 22 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

IBM

The Complete Guide to Office 365 Security
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document gives an in-depth look at the security features that Microsoft has built into Office 365. Discover how stringent Office 365's security practices are and learn exactly what's being done to protect your valuable data.
Posted: 22 Dec 2015 | Published: 22 Dec 2015

Datto, Inc.

Global Food and Beverage Provider Centralizes Privileged Access Management
sponsored by FoxT
CASE STUDY: In this white paper, you'll review how one global food and beverage provider automated identity and access management (IAM) processes to rectify a failed SOX audit. Read on to learn if their modified strategy is right for your organization.
Posted: 21 Dec 2015 | Published: 01 Dec 2015

FoxT

Financial Institution Uses BoKs to Centralize Access Controls Across 50,000 Servers
sponsored by FoxT
CASE STUDY: In this case study, you will learn how to centralize and automate the user account administration across your servers, enabling you to allocate fewer resources to security administration and control access. Access this study to address key regulatory compliance mandates.
Posted: 18 Dec 2015 | Published: 18 Dec 2015

FoxT

The Essential Guide to Privileged Access Management
sponsored by FoxT
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how to effectively and efficiently control privileged UNIX and Linux accounts using centralized access management. Read on to secure privileged access across your corporation with granular authorization, and more.
Posted: 18 Dec 2015 | Published: 18 Dec 2015

FoxT

Deliver Secure, New Business Services and Improve the Customer Experience
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses ways organizations can deliver secure, new business services with identity management in mind. By accessing, you'll find a checklist designed to help you simultaneously grow and protect your business.
Posted: 18 Dec 2015 | Published: 18 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

Specification IAM Server Control
sponsored by FoxT
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to enable holistic identity management, strong authentication, granular control, and SSO for users while mitigating unwanted access.
Posted: 17 Dec 2015 | Published: 02 Dec 2015

FoxT

Advanced Session Security
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Surveys show that IT security experts have identified session hijacking as one of the top three security risks. Access this white paper and uncover details on two highly successful methods for enhancing session security.
Posted: 16 Dec 2015 | Published: 16 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

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.

A Complete Identity Service: The RadiantOne Solution for the FICAM Initiative
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore the ways you can leverage identity virtualization to meet the goals of the FICAM Initiative. Additionally, learn 14 common design characteristics of the Authoritative Attribute Exchange Service (AAES) capability, AAES planning and coordination considerations, and more.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Radiant Logic, Inc.
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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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