Access Control includes authentication, authorization and audit. It also includes additional measures such as physical devices, including biometric scans and metal locks, hidden paths, digital signatures, encryption, social barriers, and monitoring by humans and automated systems. Authorization may be implemented using role based access control, access control lists or a policy language such as XACML.
White Paper Published By: Brainloop
Published Date: Jan 04, 2012
This white paper by Cheryl Klein analyzes 10 questions that help you identify potential compliance risks in your company. The 10 different scenarios illustrate smart, cost-effective strategies for SOX, PII, and HIPPA compliance issues where information must be kept confidential.
For over a decade now, RADIUS servers have been a mainstay of dial-up and VPN access control. The rather inconspicuous RADIUS server, perhaps better known as that beige, general-purpose PC collecting dust in the corner of your data center, has proved sufficient for performing basic duties like validating passwords and granting network access.
Webinar Published By: Lumension
Published Date: Jan 22, 2013
Keeping track of 10,000+ of anything is a management nightmare. With ongoing compliance and evolving attacks against vulnerable endpoint devices, getting a handle on managing endpoints becomes more important.
White Paper Published By: PC Mall
Published Date: Mar 21, 2011
Companies realize the benefits of moving to virtualization, however, most virtualized environments today are being deployed in an insecure manner. Download this HP White Paper to learn how to protect your high value virtual assets with a combination of purpose-built IPS platforms and enterprise-class management solutions.
This report looks at the challenges surrounding the new world of EHR technology and also details the measures that organizations need to start taking right now to prepare for the upcoming changes in the healthcare industry.
White Paper Published By: Citrix Online
Published Date: Aug 02, 2011
This Webinar Success white paper provides guidelines on how to produce and manage successful Webinars - from the first (and most important) step of defining purpose and expectations to quantifying results after the event.
Purchase price alone is not an accurate measure as to the true costs of a system. When evaluating the products offered by different vendors, the purchaser should take into consideration: purchase cost of equipment and software; cost of installing the infrastructure including data cable and mains power outlet and power cables; cost of installation; cost of maintenance; and more.
White Paper Published By: SAP
Published Date: Feb 11, 2011
Read this Aberdeen Group research report, "Access Management: Efficiency, Confidence and Control" and learn how top performers protect access to information assets at lower cost while staying on top of compliance.
Protecting individual and financial data, retaining data, and meeting e-discovery requirements are common compliance requirements across geographies and industries. Finding accurate, usable, and cost-effective solutions for meeting these requirements can make the difference between achieving compliance goals or leaving the organization vulnerable through unsecured use of sensitive data. Trend Micro Data Protection solutions for endpoint data leak protection, email encryption, and email archiving help organizations meet their compliance requirements – easily and cost-effectively.
White Paper Published By: IBM
Published Date: Sep 10, 2009
Data protection and recovery can be a complicated problem in remote offices. But there are options. This white paper explores a range of possibilities, and shows how an adaptive data protection solution can protect remotely stored data for enterprises of all sizes.
White Paper Published By: ElcomSoft
Published Date: Dec 06, 2007
In order to protect important data, we use a large variety of methods and technologies, especially when the data in question is confidential and essential for day-to-day operations of a business and for making important management decisions. "If you have the information, you own the world" has become the basic tenet of our times, where control over data is of the utmost significance. The loss of access to important data can have a very negative impact on the company’s business.
White Paper Published By: Okta
Published Date: Jan 06, 2012
These days securing access to cloud applications is critical, yet the current approach relying on single passwords leaves businesses susceptible to compromise. Read this whitepaper to find out more how to secure your cloud based applications using Okta's MFA solution.
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