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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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Preventing identity theft in a data breach
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, we will explore the links between ransomware attacks, data breaches and identity theft. First, Nicholas Fearn investigates the phenomenon of the double extortion attack, and shares some insider advice on how to stop them, while we'll explore the top five ways data backups can protect against ransomware in the first place.
Posted: 06 May 2021 | Published: 06 May 2021

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly Buyer's Guide: Identity and Access Management
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: When used effectively, identity and access management can streamline business processes. In this 17-page buyer's guide, Computer Weekly looks at the challenges it can bring largecompanies, the implications of cloud and how to pick the right service for your firm.
Posted: 27 Jan 2021 | Published: 27 Jan 2021

ComputerWeekly.com

Preventing identity theft in a data breach
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, we will explore the links between ransomware attacks, data breaches and identity theft. First, Nicholas Fearn investigates the phenomenon of the double extortion attack, and shares some insider advice on how to stop them, while we'll explore the top five ways data backups can protect against ransomware in the first place.
Posted: 20 Oct 2020 | Published: 20 Oct 2020

ComputerWeekly.com

Equifax and the 147 Million: One Individual’s Story from behind the Headlines
sponsored by Auth0
VIDEO: What is it like to have your data compromised or your identity stolen? In this video, sit down with one of the 147 million victims of the notorious 2017 Equifax data breach as they share their experience regarding the long-term impacts of this incident and their struggle to seize back control from identity thieves.
Posted: 20 May 2020 | Premiered: 30 Mar 2020

Auth0

How to Know It’s Time to Change Your Identity Vendor
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Changing identity governance vendors can be a difficult decision. But some situations make it almost mandatory to change identity governance vendors. At the end of the day, this is a business decision based on the facts. In this white paper, explore 7 situations which would warrant you to change your identity vendor.
Posted: 13 Mar 2020 | Published: 13 Mar 2020

SailPoint Technologies

4 Ways SailPoint Predictive Identity™ Puts You in Control
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: As digital transformation continues to reshape today’s modern enterprise, it is vital that organizations keep focus on protecting and securing their data, no matter where it resides. In this white paper, learn 4 key ways that SailPoint Predictive Identity can help your organization by putting you in control.
Posted: 12 Mar 2020 | Published: 12 Mar 2020

SailPoint Technologies

A Framework for Cybersecurity and Compliance
sponsored by OneNeck IT
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover an outline of how you can methodically assess and structure enterprise security to protect your data and address compliance mandates such as HIPPA, PCI DSS, SOX, as well as NIST SP-800-171 if appropriate, by applying a NIST-based approach to your IT environment.
Posted: 25 Oct 2019 | Published: 25 Oct 2019

OneNeck IT

Advanced AD Bridging For Prodigious IT Gains White Paper
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Although AD Bridging was able to address common pain-points of the past, it is not designed to help with today's modern hybrid cloud environments. In this white paper, learn how Centrify was able to further enhance their AD Bridging solution to support Zero Trust Privilege for today's modern hybrid cloud requirements.
Posted: 04 Sep 2019 | Published: 04 Sep 2019

Centrify Corporation

Establish Secure DevOps Practices Webinar
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WEBCAST: The introduction of microservices, container-based architectures, and DevOps practices have led to a revolution in software development. However, security can be an afterthought when adopting these. In this webcast, explore DevSecOps and how it can help your organization take the "fast lane" through security into production.
Posted: 04 Sep 2019 | Premiered: Sep 4, 2019

Centrify Corporation

5 Steps to Minimize Your Exposure to Ransomware Attacks Webinar
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WEBCAST: According to the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center, the damages associated with ransomware have dramatically increased over the last year. In this webcast, learn what organizations need to know about ransomware attacks and what they can do to minimize the risk of being victimized.
Posted: 04 Sep 2019 | Premiered: Sep 4, 2019

Centrify Corporation

Anatomy of a Hack Webinar
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WEBCAST: There is a common belief that data breaches require a tremendous amount of sophistication. However, analyses have repeatedly found that the source of a hack is often due to compromised credentials. In this webcast, Dr. Torsten George discusses the 3 major phases of the "cyberattack lifecycle" and how to prevent data exfiltration.
Posted: 04 Sep 2019 | Premiered: Sep 4, 2019

Centrify Corporation

The 2019 Zero Trust Privilege Maturity Model Report
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
ANALYST REPORT: To provide context around the current state of Zero Trust Privilege, Centrify surveyed 1,300 information security professionals. Download this 2019 report to learn more about the Zero Trust Privilege Maturity Model and discover key findings from the survey.
Posted: 03 Sep 2019 | Published: 03 Sep 2019

Centrify Corporation

Norfolk County Council Bolsters Productivity with IdentityIQ
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
CASE STUDY: Norfolk County Council (NCC) needed to prioritize an identity-centric security program that alleviated the growing concern over disparate systems and manual processes. In this case study, learn how NCC leveraged SailPoint to manage the identities working within their organization for all types of employment.
Posted: 19 Aug 2019 | Published: 19 Aug 2019

SailPoint Technologies

Uniquely You: 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

Fighting Fraud —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

How long does it take to get owned?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: A study to investigatethe amount of time that it takes for stolen credentials to be used by a hacker.
Posted: 23 Apr 2019 | Published: 23 Apr 2019

ComputerWeekly.com

‘Friendly Friction’ Your Guide to Optimizing Onboarding
sponsored by Onfido
EBOOK: Tools that make your life more convenient also tend to make it less secure. That being said –when it comes to user onboarding, there's still a tension between onboarding users quickly and keeping compliant. In this white paper, learn 5 ways to make friction friendlier and achieve secure onboarding.
Posted: 22 Apr 2019 | Published: 22 Apr 2019

Onfido

Are You Using the Best Approach to Catch Digital Identity Fraud?
sponsored by Onfido
RESOURCE: In an all-digital world, ID theft is everywhere. With the data of hundreds of millions of consumers compromised, personally identifiable information can no longer be the cornerstone of online identity verification (IDV) methods. Read on to explore why traditional IDV solutions are failing to defeat identity fraud and how a hybrid IDV can help.
Posted: 22 Apr 2019 | Published: 22 Apr 2019

Onfido

Evaluating Identity Verification Solutions
sponsored by Onfido
RESOURCE: When evaluating an Identify and Access Management system, there are many criteria to look out for. Download this interactive checklist to help you.
Posted: 09 Apr 2019 | Published: 09 Apr 2019

Onfido

Financial Services, Fraud and the Future of Digital Onboarding
sponsored by Onfido
WHITE PAPER: Today, identifiers and regulations such as Know Your Customer (KYC) are raising new challenges for smooth and secure onboarding. In this white paper, learn about identity verification best practices, such as biometrics, that can help your organization keep up with the changing landscape of identity theft and fraud.
Posted: 11 Feb 2019 | Published: 11 Feb 2019

Onfido

Security Access Controls Over Identities Must Be Priority
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: No company should take IAM for granted. Every business faces the potential of a breach, as evidenced by the access control struggles experienced by Amazon Web Services customers. In this e-guide, learn how important a role identity- and access-based security plays in keeping enterprise and individual data safe.
Posted: 12 Jun 2020 | Published: 12 Jun 2020

SearchSecurity.com

4 Top Identity and Access Management Trends
sponsored by Onfido
EGUIDE: As end-user security threats continue to rise, it becomes more crucial for IT pros to have identity and access management tools. However, the tools offered in the identity and access management market are evolving and IT pros need to catch up. In this e-guide, explore the top 4 identity and access management trends shaping the market right now.
Posted: 03 Jun 2019 | Published: 30 May 2019

Onfido

What to Look for in Web Fraud Detection Systems
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: In this TechTarget Buyer's Guide readers will learn the key features of a Web fraud detection product and how to choose the best product for their company.
Posted: 28 Sep 2016 | Published: 23 Mar 2016

SearchSecurity.com

5 Steps to Raising Ransomware Resistance
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This TechGuide explores the nature of the threat and the latest ransomware trends. It outlines several steps information security pros should take in order to heighten their organization's resistance and prevent ransomware attacks.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

SearchSecurity.com

Time for an IAM Overhaul
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: IAM security policies must take into account the latest technology developments, especially cloud and the Internet of Things. Access this three-part technical guide to gain valuable information on IAM strategy in the face of rapidly evolving technology.
Posted: 19 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Aug 2016

SearchSecurity.com
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