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Access

The ability or authority to view restricted data or enter a restricted area.
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Therefore, to adequately address logical access risk, you should take steps such as implementing multi-factor authentication (MFA) whenever you can do so.
[section] A process to configure and review logical access controls
The company offers the world's broadest range of contact, contactless and mobile smart card reader and terminal technology, digital identity and transaction platforms, as well as systems that integrate physical and logical access control.
* Logical access to computer networks -- information technology access control procedures that restrict a user's ability to interface with computing and networked resources and data.
Logical access and security issues threaten the data's confidentiality and integrity, as does the lack of proper segregation of duties, and these provide an opportunity for fraudulent activities.
(Nasdaq:INVE) (Frankfurt:INV) and a leading provider of solutions for secure access, secure identity and secure exchange, has introduced ConCERTO, an innovative solution that allows the rapid and cost-effective addition of logical access security to existing physical access systems.
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, today announced the launch of the innovative PROX DUTM smart card reader for physical and logical access control.
Recommendation: To help strengthen access controls and other information system controls over key financial systems, information, and networks, and to improve logical access controls, the Acting Director should ensure FHFA maintains network access authorizations for every agency network user.
Completion of the SAS 70 Type II examinations indicates that selected Misys processes, procedures and controls have been formally evaluated and tested by an independent accounting and auditing firm.A The examinations included controls related to logical access to systems, programs and data; change management; processing controls; environmental controls and physical security.
But these hassles are a thing of the past for organisations that have recognised the flexibility and convenience that smart card technology can provide: several smart card technology leaders have developed converged card solutions that combine both physical and logical access.
SAS 70, a widely recognized auditing standard performed by a third party accounting firm, is conducted in compliance with the standards set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants for examining specific areas such as access to facilities, logical access to systems, network services, operations and environmental safeguards.
This area allows visitors to see and touch some of the systems that are used for physical access, logical access, and the identification of known or suspected terrorists and enemy combatants.