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DEFINITION: Mutual authentication, also called two-way authentication, is a process or technology in which both entities in a communications link authenticate each other. In a network environment, the client authenticates the server and vice-versa. In this way, network users can be assured that they are doing business exclusively with legitimate entities and servers can be certain that all would-be users are attempting  … 

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Identity Insider: Take on the Future
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: With security such an important topic for literally every person around the world, it's time for people to gain a better understanding of innovations coming to the industry. In the 3rd annual Identity Insider, explore a number of articles which discuss how identity and access management will be affected by innovation in 2020.
Posted: 22 Aug 2019 | Published: 22 Aug 2019

SailPoint Technologies

Online Retail Threats Credential Stuffing
sponsored by Shape Security
WHITE PAPER: In the past decade, the frequency of credential theft has increased and the tools and techniques used by cybercriminals have evolved. In this white paper, explore one of the most common threats to retailers – credential stuffing – and learn how Shape works with major retailers to shut these attacks down.
Posted: 16 Aug 2019 | Published: 16 Aug 2019

Shape Security

How to Keep up with the Shifting Landscape of Password Attacks
sponsored by Zoho
WHITE PAPER: Hackers are evolving, and apart from implementing technology to help avoid cyberthreats, personal awareness plays a big role in defending against the mechanisms cybercriminals use to steal credentials. In this white paper, explore password theft methods used by hackers, and learn how simple tweaks can reduce the risk of a password compromise.
Posted: 15 Aug 2019 | Published: 15 Aug 2019

Zoho

The IT Director's Guide to Multi-Factor Authentication
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Multi-factor authentication is a more advanced tool than single-factor authentication and 2-factor authentication. But is it right for you? Inside, learn how to choose the right authentication method for your enterprise, and why you should consider a number of factors including cost, ease of use, and compliance.
Posted: 14 Aug 2019 | Published: 31 May 2019

Ping Identity Corporation

The Simple Guide to Encryption Key Management
sponsored by Virtru
WHITE PAPER: In today's world, interactions are increasingly happening online which pose security risks when you need to share sensitive data, including encryption keys. In this white paper, learn about the different components of encryption key management, so that you know the right questions to ask when evaluating new and existing encryption technologies.
Posted: 12 Aug 2019 | Published: 12 Aug 2019

Virtru

Customer Identity and Access Management: A WSO2 Reference Architecture
sponsored by WSO2, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Customers expect some control around how firms collect, store, manage, and share their profile data. Customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM) addresses these requirements by authenticating, authorizing, collecting and storing information about consumers across many domains. In this white paper, learn everything you need to know about CIAM.
Posted: 09 Aug 2019 | Published: 31 Jul 2019

WSO2, Inc.

Balancing Fraud Detection and the Customer Experience
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: Digital channels are a must-have in the financial industry as customers flock to the businesses that can offer speed and convenience. But there's a dark side. The relative anonymity of digital channels opens up new doors for fraud. In this white paper, learn how organizations can verify a true identity and identify high-risk behavior in real time.
Posted: 07 Aug 2019 | Published: 31 Mar 2019

SAS

Eliminating the Insider Threat: Mitigating Internal Risks Within Your Organization
sponsored by FairWarning
WHITE PAPER: 1 in 3 data breaches involve internal actors, according to the Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report 2019. There are many different insider threat profiles that have varying intentions. In this white paper, explore 5 of these profiles and learn how to protect your organization from each.
Posted: 24 Jul 2019 | Published: 24 Jul 2019

FairWarning

Where Security Accountability Stops and Starts In the Public Cloud
sponsored by Cyber-Ark Software
WHITE PAPER: Whether in the cloud or on-premises, credentials are vital to secure and manage. It is especially important to protect privileged credentials because they allow the escalation of privileges within the cloud infrastructure. In this white paper, learn why a privileged access security strategy is key to protecting critical data in the cloud.
Posted: 15 Jul 2019 | Published: 30 Jun 2019

Cyber-Ark Software

The Age of Digital Transformation: 5 Keys to Securing Your Business Critical Applications
sponsored by Cyber-Ark Software
WHITE PAPER: The digital transformation of enterprise IT has increased the challenge of protecting business critical applications. Securing business-critical applications means access must be reserved for individuals with the proper credentials and permissions. In this white paper, learn 5 key requirements to better protect your business critical applications.
Posted: 12 Jul 2019 | Published: 31 Mar 2019

Cyber-Ark Software

Why Biometric Verification is Key to Proving Digital Identity
sponsored by Onfido
WHITE PAPER: Businesses in every industry are moving to digital models. But as this opens up exciting possibilities, it creates a not-so-hidden risk: Identity fraud. In this white paper, learn how biometrics can help solve a complex part of identity verification.
Posted: 12 Jul 2019 | Published: 12 Jul 2019

Onfido

Securing the Grid Why Privileged Access Security is Key to Protecting Critical Energy & Utilities Infrastructure
sponsored by Cyber-Ark Software
WHITE PAPER: One of the largest security vulnerabilities faced by companies in the energy and utilities sector is privileged accounts, and the access they provide. In this white paper, learn how energy and utilities organizations can proactively reduce the risk posed by privileged access.
Posted: 10 Jul 2019 | Published: 30 Apr 2019

Cyber-Ark Software

Retail & Ecommerce: Securing Your Brand and Locking in Consumer Confidence
sponsored by Cyber-Ark Software
WHITE PAPER: The retail marketplace sector is facing a perfect storm of vulnerabilities. To address these vulnerabilities, organizations should implement an effective privileged access security strategy. In this white paper, learn how to create an action plan that can help your retail organization secure their privileged accounts and credentials.
Posted: 09 Jul 2019 | Published: 30 Apr 2019

Cyber-Ark Software

Getting Started with DMARC
sponsored by Proofpoint
WHITE PAPER: Email is great for business, but unfortunately, the very things that make email so popular also make it a vector of choice for cybercriminals. However, the DMARC standard is one of the most powerful weapons to date in the fight against phishing. In this white paper, explore what DMARC is, how it works and its key benefits.
Posted: 28 Jun 2019 | Published: 28 Feb 2019

Proofpoint

Stopping Email Fraud
sponsored by Proofpoint
WHITE PAPER: Email fraud has cost victims more than $12.5 billion between the end of 2013 and 2018, according to the FBI. Leverage this resource to learn how to protect your organization from email threats including, imposters, phishers, and other non-malware threats.
Posted: 21 Jun 2019 | Published: 31 Jan 2018

Proofpoint

Risk-Based Adaptive Authentication
sponsored by Silverfort
WHITE PAPER: While enforcing MFA is typically an effective password security measure, if users are requested to re-authenticate too often, it can be disruptive to the user experience and impact productivity. Learn how Silverfort's Risk-Based Adaptive Authentication can help your organization stay secure and minimize the burden on employees.
Posted: 23 May 2019 | Published: 23 May 2019

Silverfort

Fighting Fraud β€”the Future of Digital Onboarding
sponsored by Onfido
WHITE PAPER: Today many of the identity indicators we took for granted are no longer fit for purpose. And with the additional challenge of widespread digital onboarding, it can no longer carry that burden. Read on to learn how your organization can implement identity best practices without adding friction to any digital onboarding experience.
Posted: 23 May 2019 | Published: 23 May 2019

Onfido

Automation First: A Practical Approach to IAM
sponsored by Hitachi ID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why it's important to implement robust processes to manage identities, entitlements and credentials before cleaning up legacy access rights. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 06 May 2019 | Published: 06 May 2019

Hitachi ID

The Evolution and Application of Identity Proofing
sponsored by Evident
WHITE PAPER: Technology advancements have changed the landscape of identity proofing, challenging organizations to digitally verify that an individual is who they say they are online. But many businesses are resultant to implement identity proofing. In this white paper, learn why identity proofing is key to avoid risks associated with identity theft.
Posted: 30 Apr 2019 | Published: 30 Apr 2019

Evident

A Holistic Approach To Identity And Authentication
sponsored by HID Global
WHITE PAPER: As the ways to access your organization and its sensitive data increase, so does the potential for breaches via your physical and technology access points. So, how do you make sure the person who wants access is who they say they are? In this white paper, learn how to protect your organization using a variety of authentication methods.
Posted: 11 Apr 2019 | Published: 23 Feb 2018

HID Global

Supporting Business Agility in a Connected World
sponsored by HID Global
WHITE PAPER: In the digital revolution, information is the key to success, but organizations need to properly secure it – and customers are willing to trust financial institutions that will stay secure. In this white paper, learn how banks can secure their most valuable assets while adapting to a changing landscape.
Posted: 11 Apr 2019 | Published: 11 Apr 2019

HID Global

HID ActivOne User Friendly Strong Authentication
sponsored by HID Global
WHITE PAPER: As the number of ways to access your organization and its sensitive data increase, so does the potential for breaches. Securing credentials through strong authentication is key to preventing identity-related data breaches. In this white paper, learn how HID Global protects identities by taking a holistic approach to identity and access management.
Posted: 11 Apr 2019 | Published: 02 Nov 2018

HID Global

Building the Business Case for Strong Authentication
sponsored by HID Global
WHITE PAPER: To ensure customers are able to conduct financial transactions whenever they need, financial institutions have increased the access they provide to critical internal banking applications. In this white paper, learn how companies can safely deliver mobile banking services by providing multi-factor authentication security.
Posted: 10 Apr 2019 | Published: 07 Oct 2016

HID Global

The Convergence Of Physical And Logical Access: What It Really Means For An Organization's Security
sponsored by HID Global
WHITE PAPER: For many security professionals, recent high-profile data breaches have shifted attention to external cyberthreats. In this white paper, learn how by addressing both physical and logical access in a more unified approach, organizations can reduce their risk for a costly breach while also improving user experience and operational efficiency.
Posted: 10 Apr 2019 | Published: 10 Apr 2019

HID Global

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): Balancing Risk and Corporate Reputation
sponsored by HID Global
WHITE PAPER: As the amount of breaches rise and the consequences for breaches get more expensive, it's imperative to keep anyone with malicious intent out of your company's networks and systems. In this white paper, learn how identity and access management technologies can keep your data secure and help your organization comply with the GDPR.
Posted: 10 Apr 2019 | Published: 10 Apr 2019

HID Global
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