ANNAPOLIS, MD--November 16, 2006--Security and Identity Management is the number one issue that, "needs to be resolved for the institution's strategic success," according to EDUCAUSE's 2006 Issues Survey Report (http://www.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/erm0633.pdf).

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) knows this all to well. They regularly issue citations to colleges alleging illegal downloading occurring on their networks, but only provide an IP address and time stamp. For colleges faced with this citation, finding the actual identity of the music pirate is not easy.

Likewise, when a student's PC inadvertently sets off a virus, the campus IT staff has only the IP address...

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