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LexisNexis® Achieves Oracle Validated Integration with Oracle Identity Management 12/4/2012

The integration of LexisNexis Instant Authenticate with Oracle Adaptive Access Manager offers customers another way to prevent fraud and misuse of identities

LexisNexis Risk Solutions, a Gold level member of Oracle® PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced it has achieved Oracle Validated Integration of its Instant Authenticate product with Oracle Identity Management. The integration with Oracle Identity Management augments Oracle Adaptive Access Manager and enables customers to improve their overall risk management and identity management protection while lowering their overall operations costs.

To achieve Oracle Validated Integration, Oracle partners are required to meet a stringent set of requirements that are based on the needs and priorities of customers. This integration augments existing knowledge-based authentication (KBA) functionality of Oracle Adaptive Access Manager with LexisNexis’ offering of dynamic KBA out-of-wallet questions. The goal of this integration is to help strengthen the authentication process to prevent the potential fraud and misuse of an identity requesting access.

“When exposing sensitive applications or services such as self service password management on the Internet, our customers require adaptive access management mechanisms to effectively defend against the modern threats they face,” said Marc Boroditsky, vice president of product management, Oracle Identity Management. “The ability to incorporate the dynamic authentication provided by LexisNexis Instant Authenticate into the layered security flows will help Oracle Adaptive Access Manager customers better secure these extranet and internet resources. This Oracle Validated Integration provides a highly-usable and cost-effective solution to proactively combat online fraud and misuse.”

“Working with Oracle provides an additional means for customers to take advantage of LexisNexis’ identity management capabilities, resulting in increased protection from identity fraud and improved operational costs,” said Dennis Becker, vice president, marketing planning, Identity Management, LexisNexis.

LexisNexis Risk Solutions’ Instant Authenticate is a dynamic knowledge-based authentication solution for commercial and government customers, ranging from e-commerce and retailers to healthcare and telecommunications providers. In addition, it is used to help proof the identity of a new user or authenticate access for password resets and lockouts.

About LexisNexis Risk Solutions
LexisNexis® Risk Solutions (www.lexisnexis.com/risk/) is a leader in providing essential information that helps customers across all industries and government predict, assess and manage risk. Combining cutting-edge technology, unique data and advanced scoring analytics, we provide products and services that address evolving client needs in the risk sector while upholding the highest standards of security and privacy. LexisNexis Risk Solutions is part of Reed Elsevier, a leading publisher and information provider that serves customers in more than 100 countries with more than 30,000 employees worldwide.

About Oracle Validated Integration
Oracle Validated Integration, available through the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), gives customers confidence that the integration of complementary partner software products with Oracle Applications and specific Oracle Fusion Middleware solutions have been validated, and the products work together as designed. This can help customers reduce risk, improve system implementation cycles, and provide for smoother upgrades and simpler maintenance. Oracle Validated Integration applies a rigorous technical process to review partner integrations. Partners who have successfully completed the program are authorized to use the “Oracle Validated Integration” logo. For more information, please visit Oracle.com at http://www.oracle.com/us/partnerships/solutions/index.html.

About Oracle PartnerNetwork
Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized is the latest version of Oracle's partner program that provides partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle's growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations. Specializations are achieved through competency development, business results, expertise and proven success. To find out more visit http://www.oracle.com/partners.

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Stephen Loudermilk
LexisNexis Risk Solutions
678.694.2353
stephen.loudermilk@lexisnexis.com