The most important information about Customer Identity and Access Management at a glance.
There are currently 5 budgies in this directory beginning with the letter I.
Identity and Access Management (IAM) is used internally in the company to set up and authorize employee access. In the meantime, a distinction is made between Enterprise IAM and Customer IAM.
An identity is a unique identifier for a person, organization, resource or service together with optional additional information (e.g. permissions, attributes). The identity includes uniquely identifying characteristics.
Identity Management (Identity Management or ID- Management) is an administration area that deals with the identification of individuals in a system (for example country, network or company). It controls the access of individuals to a resource within the system by comparing user rights and restrictions with the defined identity.
Interceptor is a term used in software development. In Identity Management, for example, an Interceptor works as follows: The user calls up a URL in the browser and the front end then requests a backend service for the data. The Interceptor interacts with this service, checks whether the user is authenticated and authorised to retrieve the data and reacts accordingly.