Roles Based Access Control (RBAC)

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Top IAM, RBAC, and Cybersecurity Articles from 2018

What were Identity & Access Management and Cybersecurity experts reading in 2018? Let’s take a look back at our most well-received articles from 2018. They fall into three categories: Identity Management, role based access control, and cybersecurity risk. Here are the most-read IAM, RBAC, and cybersecurity articles from 2018. Role Based Access Control (RBAC) Role based …

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How to Successfully Introduce Role Based Access Control into a Group Environment, Part 3

A three-part series examining the intricacies of integrating Role Based Access Control into a group environment. One of the biggest benefits of Role Based Access Control (RBAC) is that it provides a simple model to assign access rights to users based on their function or position. Further, the assignment of roles can be largely automated through an …

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How to Successfully Introduce Role Based Access Control into a Group Environment, Part 2

A three-part series examining the intricacies of integrating Role Based Access Control into a group environment. In part one of this series on integrating Role Based Access Control (RBAC), we provided a high-level overview of the necessary footwork to prepare stakeholders for the organization-wide change that comes with the territory. In this second part, we will do a …

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How to Successfully Introduce Role Based Access Control into a Group Environment

A three-part series examining the intricacies of integrating Role Based Access Control into a group environment. In this first part of our three-part series we will begin to describe the process of integrating Role Based Access Control (RBAC) into a group based environment. Our first installment will give a high-level overview of the necessary footwork to …

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Part 2: Defining Roles for IAM – From the Bottom Up

We believe that a two-pronged approach to roles definition is the key to implementing Role Based Access Control (RBAC) successfully. While there are tools that can automate the ‘bottom up’ approach, the old adage “Garbage In, Garbage Out” applies. If the data that you are basing your role definition on are bad, then a bottom …

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Roles Definition- Part I

Defining Roles: The Top-Down Process in Practice

Our path to well-defined roles begins with the system owner who evaluates the applications and which users should have access. When he determines that a group does not belong, for example, the accounting folks should not be on a particular application or system, he removes them…All of them. This first pass eliminates users who should …

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