This document is organized into sections that describe challenges specific to helping off-site users resolve login problems related to locally cached or pre-boot credentials. It describes how Hitachi ID Password Manager addresses each problem.
- What is Password Manager?
A brief description of Password Manager, to give context to the subsequent sections.
- Protected assets
A list of what information security, as implemented in Password Manager, should protect.
- Defining security violations
Some specific security attacks that Password Manager defenses must repel.
- Impact on authentication processes
How the features and processes created by Password Manager affect authentication to IT infrastructure generally in an organization.
- Server defenses
How each Password Manager application server can and should be protected.
- Communication defenses
How data transmitted to and from each Password Manager server is protected.
- Protecting data at rest
How data stored on each Password Manager server is protected.
- Kiosk accounts
How the optional secure kiosk account impacts the security of the network operating system where it is installed.