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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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Network Access Control Reports
 
How IT Leaders Are Innovating with Customer Identity Management
sponsored by Gigya
WHITE PAPER: To keep up with the competition, it's crucial to optimize the customer experience. Discover how a separate customer identity management layer in the technology stack can transform anonymous visitors into known users, enable actionable intelligence across the business, and maximize ROI.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 14 Apr 2016

Gigya

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

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.

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CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how one manufacturing company restructured their outdated access and password management strategy to meet compliance requirements and mitigate data breaches, theft, and loss.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

Defending Hybrid Enterprises from Data Breaches and Insider Threats
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Privileged access, accounts and credentials are critical assets for enterprises that must be highly protected through a defense-in-depth strategy. Discover ways to combine technology and processes so you can prevent data breaches, address regulatory requirements, and more.
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

Case Study: American Cancer Society Adopts a Comprehensive Constituent View
sponsored by Gigya
CASE STUDY: The American Cancer Society needed to more efficiently and securely manage the identities of its volunteers, donors, and participants. This case study discusses the authentication strategy that enabled them to capture and organize more data about their constituents' identities to make complete user profiles.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 14 Apr 2016

Gigya

HDAP: the Big Data LDAP Directory Storage
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: In this exclusive webcast, learn more about highly available directory access protocol (HDAP), which combined with identity virtualization and federation tools, offers more support, scalability, and performance for identity storage than LDAP.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Mar 15, 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Bolster Your DLP Systems for Safer File Sharing and Collaboration
sponsored by FinalCode
EGUIDE: In today's business environment, the ability to balance data sharing and collaboration with security is essential. This expert guide can help you strike that balance.
Posted: 26 Oct 2015 | Published: 26 Oct 2015

FinalCode

Combating the Insider Threat: Your Guide to Staying Secure
sponsored by Lancope
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores the danger of insider threats and provides suggestions on preventing them. Read on to learn why you need to focus your security inward and what practices will help you do so.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Lancope

Top 8 Identity and Access Management Challenges with Your SaaS Applications
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn the eight main IAM challenges associated with cloud and SaaS application deployment and what you can do to address them. Dive in and discover how you can ensure your company is getting the most out of their SaaS investment.
Posted: 01 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Okta
 
 
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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