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DEFINITION: Authorization is the process of giving someone permission to do or have something. In multi-user computer systems, a system administrator defines for the system which users are allowed access to the system and what privileges of use (such as access to which file directories, hours of access, amount of allocated storage space, and so forth). Assuming that someone has logged in to a computer operating  … 

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Controlling and ManagingPrivileged Access
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: Managing privileged accounts is becoming more critical as security and compliance initiatives grow. This white paper explores the risks associated with privileged accounts, and offers an easy-to-use risk mitigation strategy, which enables granular access control and accountability.
Posted: 15 Feb 2018 | Published: 15 Feb 2018

One Identity

The 10 Universal Truths of Identity and Access Management
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: IAM is an ever-moving target that has become a large and integral part of IT operations. Explore this white paper to uncover 10 universal truths of IAM to help you evaluate your need for an IAM approach as well as how to implement and optimize its usage.
Posted: 15 Feb 2018 | Published: 15 Feb 2018

One Identity

A Comprehensive Defense in the Battle to Reduce Risk & Enhance Security
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: Is your IAM approach prepared to secure your enterprise and enable business? This white paper explores how identity analytics can guide your IAM approach in the battle to reduce risk and enhance security.
Posted: 15 Feb 2018 | Published: 15 Feb 2018

One Identity

Getting Started With Attribute Based Access Control
sponsored by Axiomatics
WHITE PAPER: How are you protecting access to your most critical assets? Explore this white paper to gain insight into attribute based access control (ABAC) and uncover 3 major steps to deploying an effective program.
Posted: 14 Feb 2018 | Published: 14 Feb 2018

Axiomatics

Why PCI DSS Compliance is Impossible without Privileged Management
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: For many organizations, compliance with data security standards is very difficult. This white paper dives into IT security compliance for PCI DSS and offers strategies to make your compliance approach tangible and secure.
Posted: 14 Feb 2018 | Published: 14 Feb 2018

One Identity

IAM for the Real World: Access Management
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: A large government agency with 250,000 users across its Windows and Unix/Linux environments found that each individual IT-assisted access management activity cost more than $300. Annually, this cost is staggering. Access this white paper to learn how to advance your access management approach with real-world examples from organizations.
Posted: 14 Feb 2018 | Published: 14 Feb 2018

One Identity

Strategies for Successfully Managing Privileged Accounts
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: One of the most important aspects of an IAM program is the securing, management and governance of privileged accounts. This resource uncovers strategies for successfully managing privileged accounts in order to improve your IAM approach.
Posted: 14 Feb 2018 | Published: 14 Feb 2018

One Identity

Top 5 Ways to Relieve the Pain of Managing Hybrid AD Environments
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: According to One Identity, nearly 90% of organizations worldwide are using Active Directory (AD) for on-premises resources. This e-book addresses 5 challenges that organizations must overcome as they navigate the transition to a hybrid AD implementation.
Posted: 13 Feb 2018 | Published: 13 Feb 2018

One Identity

Access Control is Easy
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: Effective access control is a matter of well-managed groups. This resource uncovers how to implement and manage Active Directory (AD) groups and dives into why they are at the center of the access control and governance universe.
Posted: 13 Feb 2018 | Published: 13 Feb 2018

One Identity

10 Steps to Cleaning up Active Directory User Accounts
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: Active Directory (AD) is the foundation of IAM at most organizations and as a result, is one of the most crucial technologies on the network. This resource offers 10 steps to remediate user account problems in AD and to prevent them from occurring in the future.
Posted: 12 Feb 2018 | Published: 12 Feb 2018

One Identity

5 Steps to Mitigate the Risks of Privileged Accounts
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: Granting privileged access increases the risk of a security breach, no matter what industry your organization represents. This resource provides strategies for preventing security breaches and offers 5 steps to mitigate the risks of privileged accounts
Posted: 09 Feb 2018 | Published: 09 Feb 2018

One Identity

Security's Identity Crisis: Are You Overlooking The #1 Attack Vector?
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: According to Gemalto's Breach Level Index Report, breaches were up 164% in 2017. This e-book explores security's identity crisis, helps you assess your current security approach, and offers a method to strengthen your company's identity controls.
Posted: 09 Feb 2018 | Published: 09 Feb 2018

Centrify Corporation

What is Attribute-Based Access Control?
sponsored by Axiomatics
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the evolution of traditional role-based access control and how the shift towards attribute-based access control is impacting cybersecurity.
Posted: 08 Feb 2018 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Axiomatics

Why Externalize?
sponsored by Axiomatics
WHITE PAPER: This resource provides insight into the attribute based access control (ABAC) model, explores how it impacts authentication and application security, and reveals 4 common misconceptions.
Posted: 08 Feb 2018 | Published: 08 Feb 2018

Axiomatics

5 Fast Facts for API Access Control
sponsored by Axiomatics
WHITE PAPER: With user access oftentimes being instantaneous, it is difficult for administrators to control sensitive data. This resource outlines 5 key API access control facts as well as insight into how to address the challenges.
Posted: 07 Feb 2018 | Published: 07 Feb 2018

Axiomatics

Establish Your Blueprint For Centralized SSL Certificate Lifecycle Management
sponsored by Entrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Whether due to security events, industry changes, or compliance requirements, the need to identify and manage SSL certificates is critical. This resource offers security and business challenges and reveals a 4 step process for moving to an SSL certificate services platform.
Posted: 02 Feb 2018 | Published: 02 Feb 2018

Entrust, Inc.

7 Tough Questions to Ask Before Switching Certification Authorities
sponsored by Entrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A certification authority is responsible for the issuance and management platform of digital certificates, which secure internal servers, web applications, emails and more. This resource offers 7 tough questions to ask before switching certification authorities.
Posted: 02 Feb 2018 | Published: 02 Feb 2018

Entrust, Inc.

7 Critical Factors for an Optimized IAM Security Investment
sponsored by Edgile
WHITE PAPER: With security breaches dominating the headlines, CISOs find themselves fighting fires, rather than strategically planning. This resource offers a strategy-first approach allowing CISOs to build better long term investments and stay more secure.
Posted: 02 Feb 2018 | Published: 02 Feb 2018

Edgile

Future of Device Fingerprinting
sponsored by Simility
WHITE PAPER: A crucial part of fraud detection in the virtual world has been assigning an identity to every laptop, tablet and mobile device that accesses websites or apps. Explore this white paper to gain insight into an advanced device fingerprinting strategy and how it can boost your current authentication approach.
Posted: 02 Feb 2018 | Published: 02 Feb 2018

Simility

4 Challenges Building Digital Payments is Creating and How to Address Them
sponsored by Applause
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to build and test payment apps that are reliable and deliver a quality user experience. Learn about crowdtesting and how it can help you overcome 4 key challenges associated with building digital payment apps across web and mobile.
Posted: 22 Jan 2018 | Published: 22 Jan 2018

Applause

The 2017 Trusted Access Report
sponsored by Duo Security
WHITE PAPER: The enterprise perimeter has been redefined by new networking models and with new technology, comes new security risks. Take a look at this 29-page report to learn about the evolution of enterprise security and overall device security health.
Posted: 17 Jan 2018 | Published: 17 Jan 2018

Duo Security

5 Signs You Need to Upgrade Your Legacy IA M System
sponsored by Identity Automation
WHITE PAPER: While 49% of business applications are now stored in the cloud, less than half of them are known or approved by the IT department, according to Ponemon Institute. This white paper reveals 5 signs you need to update your legacy identity and access management system.
Posted: 17 Jan 2018 | Published: 17 Jan 2018

Identity Automation

3 Types of Rogue Employees and How to Stop Them
sponsored by Identity Automation
WHITE PAPER: Employees pose the greatest threat to any organization and have the capability to cause egregious harm and costs through data breaches, insecure transactions, and cyber theft. This e-book reveals 3 types of employees who pose security risks and offers strategic approaches utilizing IAM for mitigating these risks and improving your security.
Posted: 16 Jan 2018 | Published: 16 Jan 2018

Identity Automation

Securing the Modern Enterprise
sponsored by Duo Security
WHITE PAPER: The most difficult aspect of an enterprise to control is the human element. This white paper provides enterprises with strategic approaches for securing the enterprise and protecting against its weakest vulnerabilities.
Posted: 16 Jan 2018 | Published: 16 Jan 2018

Duo Security

Privilege Manager Tool
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: Targeted attacks are always after accounts with highly elevated privileges on sensitive and critical systems: privileged accounts. Explore this resource to gain insight into least privilege management and endpoint security strategies.
Posted: 23 Jan 2018 | Published: 23 Jan 2018

Thycotic
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