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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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5 Steps to Raising Ransomware Resistance
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This TechGuide explores the nature of the threat and the latest ransomware trends. It outlines several steps information security pros should take in order to heighten their organization's resistance and prevent ransomware attacks.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

SearchSecurity.com

State of PAM 2016
sponsored by Thycotic
ANALYST REPORT: In this report, discover the top privileged account management (PAM) security challenges drawn from the Thycotic Privileged Password Vulnerability Benchmark survey. Learn key statistics and insights, such as: 80% consider PAM a high priority, 52% received a failing grade in providing PAM, and more.
Posted: 14 Jul 2016 | Published: 14 Jul 2016

Thycotic

Mobility in the Workplace: Balance Security and User Experience
sponsored by HID Global
EBOOK: This e-book describes the security landscape for mobile devices and how you can improve the user experience on mobile devices while still protecting your assets and managing costs efficiently.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

HID Global

A Computer Weekly Buyer's Guide to Access Control
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EBOOK: In this 11-page buyer's guide, Computer Weekly looks at why IAM is taking centre stage in business access policies, how IT and security managers can retain control of systems as the workplace changes, and considers the options for extending internal IT management processes to external users.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 03 May 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Locking up the Cloud with IAM
sponsored by SearchCloudSecurity.com
EBOOK: In this exclusive e-book, you will learn from malware analyst Dejan Lukan, security expert Dave Shackelford and systems architect Dan Sullivan as they walk you through: IAM in the cloud through the use of public and private keys, 4 tips on hardening the security of cloud keys, and best practices for managing access and identity in the cloud age.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Mar 2016

SearchCloudSecurity.com

The Role of SAM in Information Security
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Software asset management (SAM) provides an organization not just with the resources it needs to generate audit and reconciliation reports, but also to support information security initiatives. Learn ways information security can be more effectively addressed with the aid of SAM.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Snow Software

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

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

From IoT to IDoT: Securing the Identity of Things
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EZINE: With devices seeping into everyday work life, the danger to businesses has increased, and companies should worry about who is bringing what into the workplace and which corporate devices pose risks. In this issue of Information Security, we discuss the Identity of Things problem, and how you can solve it.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 03 Oct 2016

SearchSecurity.com

Crafting an Identity-Based Security Strategy for Cloud
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
EGUIDE: IAM tools play a critical role in enterprise cloud security, but it's important that you carefully consider your requirements before jumping in. In this e-guide, get tips from cloud industry expert David Linthicum on common IAM technologies and how you can construct an identity-based security model for the cloud.
Posted: 30 Sep 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Securing Data Access Within the Healthcare Industry
sponsored by VASCO Data Security International
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to better understand the changing role of technology within the healthcare sector and best practices to integrate security without compromising the patient experience.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

VASCO Data Security International

A Certified Concern
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: Can that CA be trusted? Certificate authority risks are many, but since there's no avoiding SSL and TLS, at least for now. Here's how to increase CA security.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 20 Sep 2016

SearchSecurity.com

Four Key Steps That Can Move You Toward More Mature Identity And Access Management Program Now
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn the benefits of taking a deliberate approach to maturing an existing IAM program that directly improves business performance and security posture in this white paper. Uncover how to reduce costs through automation, improve operational efficiency through an integrated technology framework, and more.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

IBM

Big Data: Securing Apache Hadoop Platform
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: While Hadoop does wonders for data management, it was not designed with security in mind. Read about Hadoop security challenges and discover 6 ways to improve Hadoop security. Find out where the balance lies between security and big data flow.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Intel Corporation

Time for an IAM Overhaul
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: IAM security policies must take into account the latest technology developments, especially cloud and the Internet of Things. Access this three-part technical guide to gain valuable information on IAM strategy in the face of rapidly evolving technology.
Posted: 19 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Aug 2016

SearchSecurity.com

How to Craft SSO and IAM Strategies on the Cloud
sponsored by OneLogin
EGUIDE: Identity and access management play a critical role in your enterprise cloud security strategy but requirements need to be considered before jumping in. Uncover the requirements needed for a successful defense posture for your cloud security strategy and learn everything you need to know about Single Sign On (SSO) for the cloud.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 05 Jul 2016

OneLogin

DLP Tools Essential to Data Protection Strategy
sponsored by Intel Security
EGUIDE: Network-based data loss prevention (DLP) tools are designed to track, log and prevent unauthorized access to sensitive data. In this e-guide, learn more about DLP concepts, and products designed to support a robust sensitive data protection strategy.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Intel Security

Moving Past the Password? Not So Fast
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: The password might not be dead, but that doesn't mean it's working. This e-book looks at how other user authentication methods can supplement it, and puts the post-password security landscape in perspective for the future.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

SearchSecurity.com

Office 365: Upgrading Enterprise Security
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: You must carefully evaluate the risks associated with adopting any platform that streamlines access to company information. Examine here the security features of Microsoft Office 365, and discover the cloud security gaps that could hinder its adoption.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Symantec Corporation

What to Look for in Multifactor Authentication Tools
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: In our threat-laden environment, multifactor authentication tools are a critical defense. Access this resource and learn the latest about MFA technology, how to compare MFA tools and select the right product for your organization.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 05 Jan 2016

SearchSecurity.com

Secure Architecture for Mobile Device Access to On-Premise Applications
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a technical architecture that enables apps installed on mobile devices to access security-sensitive apps deployed inside a private network perimeter.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 14 May 2015

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.

Computer Weekly: Robots at Your Service
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: Many digitally revolutionary technologies are currently on the edge of the mainstream—including virtual reality, artificial intelligence for financial advice, and the Internet of Things. This week's issue of Computer Weekly discusses the limitations that are holding these technologies back from widespread adoption.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 15 Mar 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

The Need-to-Know of Today's Cloud Security
sponsored by SearchCloudComputing.com
EBOOK: In this handbook, you will examine several common cloud security conundrums, emphasizing the importance of identity and access management (IAM) in the cloud and scrutinizing the role of data encryption. If your organization is serious about securing workloads in the cloud, read on now to learn the specific vulnerabilities cloud APIs introduce.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 16 Feb 2016

SearchCloudComputing.com

Protect Privileged Credentials Across Traditional and Virtual Data Centers, and all Cloud Environments
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a solution for privileged credential management that reduces IT risk and drives operational efficiency by supporting traditional, virtualized, and hybrid-cloud infrastructures. Access now to discover how your enterprise can protect and manage all of its credentials.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

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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