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ALSO CALLED: Security Breach, Data Theft, Data Breaches, Data Breach, Data Security Breaches
DEFINITION: Identity theft is a crime in which an imposter obtains key pieces of personal information, such as Social Security or driver's license numbers, in order to impersonate someone else. The information can be used to obtain credit, merchandise, and services in the name of the victim, or to provide the thief with false credentials. In addition to running up debt, an imposter might provide false identification  … 
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Identity Theft Reports
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Balancing Personalization and Trust in the Age of the Customer
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to not only gain access to superior data on your customer base but also utilize that data to your enterprise's greatest advantage. Find out how such an approach has driven massive increases in usable customer data for companies such as Danone and Forbes.
Posted: 20 Jul 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2016

Gigya

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

HBR paper: The Danger from Within
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: The biggest threat to enterprise security is the people organizations hire and fire. Read this article from the Harvard Business Review, "Danger from Within" to learn why the number of insider cyberattacks is growing and what are 5 ways to tackle the problem.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Dimension Data

Secure Data in the Cloud with AWS Identity and Access Management
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
EGUIDE: Organizations that employ Amazon Web Services (AWS) find that IAM challenges are exacerbated. Learn how to secure cloud data and AWS users with IAM in this helpful e-guide.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 24 Mar 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Revitalize and Extend the Reach of Your Current ISAM Portal
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to extend authentication across web apps and leverage existing identity stores for faster, fine-grained authorization.
Posted: 31 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Simplify Cloud Access and Provisioning with a Federated Identity Service
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: What happens when there are users outside of AD-LDAP directories? This webinar examines why simply federating access in your organization isn't enough and how to federate your identity layer.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Feb 19, 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Norton Cyber Security Insights Report
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: This report examines consumers' online behaviours, attitudes and security habits alongside the dangers and financial cost of cyber crime
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 16 Feb 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Increase Trust and Security with Online Customers in a Convenient, Cost-Effective Manner
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Security, convenience, and cost-effectiveness can all be achieved simultaneously. Discover ways to respectfully collect customer data while assessing risk based on device ID, user behavior, and other factors.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Feb 2016

CA Technologies

How Identity Governance Became a Key Compliance and Risk Control
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the challenges associated with managing identity governance, including the risks cloud, BYOD, remote access, and your apps and data pose to regulatory compliance. Read on and learn how to improve your security intelligence and risk management.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Privileged Account Management Security Action Plan
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why your organization cannot continue operating without privileged account management as the risks for a crippling data breach skyrocket each day without it. View now to learn the challenges of privileged account management and what you can do to overcome them to improve security.
Posted: 08 Jan 2016 | Published: 05 Nov 2015

Thycotic

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

Your Guide to the Art of Delivering Identity Federation
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
EBOOK: In this e-book, you will discover how to deliver first-class identity security and federation with stronger authentication and richer authorization. Read on to and find out why federating the identity layer is essential for empowering today's fragmented IAM infrastructures.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Choosing an IAM Architecture for Improved Business Processes
sponsored by Dashlane Inc.
EGUIDE: This white paper presents the features and capabilities an IAM architecture needs to have to improve business processes and simplify onboarding. Read on to learn how to determine if a provider-centric or user-centric model is the best for your organization.
Posted: 03 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

Dashlane Inc.

Better IAM Means a Better Experience
sponsored by Dashlane Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Could SSO be the key to blocking credential and identity theft? In this white paper, learn about next-gen IAM approaches to mitigate credential theft.
Posted: 25 Nov 2015 | Published: 18 Nov 2015

Dashlane Inc.

Cybercrime and warfare: All that matters
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
BOOK: Peter Warren and Michael Streeter assess  the history, scale and importance of cyber crime this chapter from their book, Cybercrime and warfare: All That Matters.
Posted: 04 Dec 2013 | Published: 04 Dec 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

How Can I Defend my Hybrid Enterprise From Data Breaches and Insider Threats?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to effectively manage privileged access across on-premises, cloud, and hybrid environments. Read on to find out why perimeter defenses are failing and why IAM needs to be at the forefront of your security strategy.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

CA Technologies.

Information Security Asean November 2015
sponsored by TechTarget ANZ
EZINE: The cover story looks at the cyber crime landscape in Singapore and what organisations in the city state are doing to combat it
Posted: 09 Nov 2015 | Published: 09 Nov 2015


Information Security ASEAN March 2015
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Organizations are faced with the double challenge of having to secure a growing volume of endpoints, and dealing with an increasing number of security threats.
Posted: 05 Mar 2015 | Published: 05 Mar 2015

SearchSecurity.com

Information Security ANZ March 2015
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Experts at Dell and Dimension data in Australia discuss the challenge of securing the end point.
Posted: 05 Mar 2015 | Published: 05 Mar 2015

SearchSecurity.com

How Extended Validation SSL Brings Confidence to Online Sales and Transactions
sponsored by Symantec Website Security Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the importance of increasing customer confidence in the security of online business transactions, and introduces Symantec Extended Validation SSL Certificates as a potential solution to this challenge.
Posted: 15 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Symantec Website Security Solutions

Internet Trust Marks: Building Confidence and Profit Online
sponsored by Symantec Website Security Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines how recent trends in Internet trust marks can help restore confidence in online shopping, and as concluded by at least one recent study, even induce those who do shop to spend more.
Posted: 14 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Symantec Website Security Solutions

What to Look for in Web Application Firewall Products
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: In this buyer's guide, experts explain how a WAF works, describe the features that different WAFs possess, and reveal how to weight these factors in selecting the right WAF to protect your enterprise's sensitive data.
Posted: 07 Nov 2014 | Published: 07 Nov 2014

SearchSecurity.com

Information Security ANZ November
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: In this expert e-zine, learn how industry leaders like Symantec, CSC and BAE Systems are expanding Australian facilities and working to stake their claim in the face of rising threats and a diminishing skills-base. Additionally, learn about operational challenges as cyber security gets "censored" and how open source security needs serious help.
Posted: 03 Nov 2014 | Published: 03 Nov 2014

SearchSecurity.com

How Controlling Access to Privileged Accounts Can Keep Insider Threat from Hurting Your Bottom Line
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access control is a necessity. Read this paper to identify a line of identity and access solutions that address these problems inside the perimeter and, ultimately, your enterprise's bottom line and reputation.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 16 Feb 2009

BeyondTrust Corporation

Internet-Scale Identity Systems:An Overview and Comparison
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of the benefits of implementing an Internet-based identity system and explores the similarities, differences and synergies among the top technologies and initiatives available.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Published: 04 Mar 2014

Ping Identity Corporation
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IDENTITY THEFT DEFINITION (continued): …  to police, creating a criminal record or leaving outstanding arrest warrants for the person whose identity has been stolen. Identity theft is categorized in two ways: true name and account takeover. True name identity theft means that the thief uses personal information to open new accounts. The thief might open a new credit card account, establish cellular phone service, or open a new checking account in order to obtain blank checks. Account takeover identity theft means the imposter uses personal information to gain access to the person's existing accounts. Typically, the thief will change the … 
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