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DEFINITION: Network access control (NAC), also called network admission control, is a method of bolstering the security of a proprietary network by restricting the availability of network resources to endpoint devices that comply with a defined security policy. A traditional network access server (NAS) is a server that performs authentication and authorization functions for potential users by verifying logon information.  … 
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Identity and Access Governance Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Courion Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This Identity and Access Governance Buyer's Guide is designed to help you define requirements for an Identity and Access Governance solution for your enterprise.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Courion Corporation

Baffled by managing digital identity?
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RESOURCE: Download your exclusive edition of Computer Weekly Buyer's Guide to Managing Identity & Access to answer your questions regarding digital identity and the impact it has on your organisation. To access your complimentary guide please take our Identity and Access Management Survey. We look forward to hearing from you.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

How to Deliver Attribute-Driven Authorization with Your Current Identity Infrastructure
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a federated identity service that delivers smarter, finer-grained authorization without uprooting your current identity infrastructure, enabling you to reap the benefits of attribute-driven access control by federating identities and creating dynamic groups.
Posted: 16 Oct 2014 | Published: 16 Oct 2014

Radiant Logic, Inc.

One Time Passwords for Mobile Authentication
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore how more financial institutions are adopting mobile authentication for on line banking and deploying mobile platforms.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 07 Apr 2014

HID

Dynamic User Authentication with SecureAuth Norse and IDC
sponsored by SecureAuth
WEBCAST: In this webcast, hear from several experts as they discuss how dynamic user authentication can prevent unwanted access.
Posted: 27 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 27, 2014

SecureAuth

Best Practices for Preventing Identity Fraud
sponsored by iovation, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explains how to prevent identity fraud with unique device authentication, as well as several tools used to thwart online fraudsters.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

iovation, Inc.

ActivID® Threat Detection Service
sponsored by HID
DATA SHEET: Discover a threat detection service that uses revolutionary identification technology to protect against fraud and data breaches.  Read on to find out how it works in combating threats and the benefits of implementing a detection service.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 03 May 2013

HID

Bay Cove Human Services Achieves HIPAA Compliance on Google Apps & BYOD
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: This short white paper details how Bay Cove Human Services collaborated with BitGlass to achieve HIPAA compliance while still enabling the company to utilize Google Apps as their productivity backbone.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 09 Oct 2014


AWS Cloud Security
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Posted: 29 Aug 2014 | Published: 21 Feb 2014

CloudPassage

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
 
 
NETWORK ACCESS CONTROL DEFINITION (continued): …  In addition to these functions, NAC restricts the data that each particular user can access, as wellas implementing anti-threat applications such as firewalls, antivirus software and spyware-detectionprograms. NAC also regulates and restricts the things individual subscribers can do once they are connected. Several major networking and IT vendors have introduced NAC products.NAC is ideal for corporations and agencies where the user environment can be rigidly controlled. However, some administrators have expressed doubt about the practicality of NAC deployment in networks with large numbers of … 
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