Organizations that are either considering deployment of Hitachi ID Identity and Access Management Suite, or have already deployed it, need to understand how to secure the Hitachi ID Suite server. Hitachi ID Suite is a sensitive part of an organization's IT infrastructure and consequently must be defended by strong security measures.
It is important to protect not only the Hitachi ID Suite server, but also the sensitive data it stores:
This document is organized as follows:
Some common-sense security precautions.
Provides suggestions on how to control physical access to the Hitachi ID Suite server.
Explains the importance of security awareness training for all employees.
Explains how to configure a secure Microsoft Windows server for use with Hitachi ID Suite.
Explains how to select and configure the web server that serves the Hitachi ID Suite software.
Provides guidance on password management.
Explains how to protect the data transmitted to and from each Hitachi ID Suite server.
Explains why auditing is important and provides guidance on monitoring access, events, and changes to Hitachi ID Suite.
Information on Microsoft Security Compliance Manager.