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DEFINITION: Mutual authentication, also called two-way authentication, is a process or technology in which both entities in a communications link authenticate each other. In a network environment, the client authenticates the server and vice-versa. In this way, network users can be assured that they are doing business exclusively with legitimate entities and servers can be certain that all would-be users are attempting  … 
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Solving the Office 365 Mobility Puzzle
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of how to simplify the migration and deployment process of Office 365 to mobile devices.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 19 Aug 2015

Okta

Office 365 Adoption eGuide: Identity and Mobility Challenges
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides some data on the trends involving Office 365. It also describes the most important things to consider for IAM during deployment. View now to learn how to secure users and the data they access in the Office 365 app portfolio.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 19 Aug 2015

Okta

The Top B2E Cloud IAM Vendors Revealed
sponsored by Okta
WHITE PAPER: This white paper rates and ranks the top B2E cloud vendors and platforms to simplify your search. Access this helpful resource now to learn the strengths and weaknesses of each offering and the key components to look for when making your decision.
Posted: 25 Aug 2015 | Published: 29 Jun 2015

Okta

Federating and Tracking Identities in the Healthcare Industry
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to federate and track user identities across devices, systems, and applications. Continue reading to learn the three critical components to managing identities in a newly consolidated or merged healthcare organization.
Posted: 25 Aug 2015 | Published: 12 Aug 2015

Radiant Logic, Inc.

EHR Authentication Compliance to Protect Patient Data
sponsored by VASCO Data Security International
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about how you can provide a comprehensive audit while also protecting your patients sensitive information.
Posted: 22 Aug 2015 | Published: 22 Aug 2015

VASCO Data Security International

ECPS and HIPAA Compliance through Two-Factor Authentication
sponsored by VASCO Data Security International
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores two factor authentication and how it protects users and sensitive data for web-based and mobile applications in healthcare organizations.
Posted: 22 Aug 2015 | Published: 22 Aug 2015

VASCO Data Security International

Strong Authentication for Secure Employee Access
sponsored by SafeNet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how to enable two-factor authentication to all users and resources using a single automated backend—either from the cloud or on-premises. Download now to see how your organization could benefit from strong authentication.
Posted: 20 Aug 2015 | Published: 20 Aug 2015

SafeNet, Inc.

Strong Authentication: Securing Identities and Enabling Productivity
sponsored by SafeNet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to learn how strong authentication methods like USB tokens and smart cards are helping organizations to stay ahead of the security curve.
Posted: 20 Aug 2015 | Published: 20 Aug 2015

SafeNet, Inc.

A Faster, More Effective Way to Manage Authentication Deployments
sponsored by SafeNet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Next generation authentication services can make accessing virtualized and cloud-based services less of a struggle. Read on to see more of what a next generation authentication service can do for your organization.
Posted: 20 Aug 2015 | Published: 20 Aug 2015

SafeNet, Inc.

Solutions enhance compliant digital identity protection for healthcare
sponsored by VASCO Data Security International
WHITE PAPER: Learn the key building blocks of a secure, compliant healthcare system, and how to solve security problems such as identity proofing, HIPAA and HITECH Act compliance, secure access to data, and more.
Posted: 19 Aug 2015 | Published: 19 Aug 2015

VASCO Data Security International

Case Study: Strong Authentication Provides Intellectual Property Security
sponsored by SafeNet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This case study describes how outerwear company O'Neill adopted a new authentication solution to heighten the security of its valuable intellectual property.
Posted: 18 Aug 2015 | Published: 18 Aug 2015

SafeNet, Inc.

Safeguarding Access in the Distributed Network
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a method of identity management that will safeguard any access point, even mobile and virtual ones.
Posted: 18 Aug 2015 | Published: 12 Feb 2013

HID

Authentication That Keeps Your Mobile Devices Secure
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a way for you to boost mobile security by enhancing your authentication practices.
Posted: 18 Aug 2015 | Published: 20 Feb 2013

HID

Global Authentication in Online Financial Services Leadership Award
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines a 6-step strategy to strengthening authentication to close vulnerabilities and mitigate advanced threats. Continue reading to learn the criteria authentication needs today to secure enterprise data.
Posted: 14 Aug 2015 | Published: 30 Dec 2014

HID

Business Drivers for Next Generation Authentication
sponsored by SafeNet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how today's complex authentication environment impacts users and IT professionals alike, and how you can lessen these impacts without lessening security.
Posted: 14 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

SafeNet, Inc.

An Alternative Certificate Validation Strategy
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the two classical approaches to certificate validation as well as a third, alternative appraoch. Access this resource now to learn how to build a secure certificate validation infrastructure and improve authentication security.
Posted: 13 Aug 2015 | Published: 10 Oct 2014

HID

Assessing the True Cost of Strong Authentication
sponsored by SafeNet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll discover how to compare the TCO of on-site authentication vs. cloud-based authentication strategies to determine which is right for your budget. Access this resource now to review the hard costs and soft costs of each approach.
Posted: 12 Aug 2015 | Published: 23 Oct 2012

SafeNet, Inc.

Putting the UX Into VPN
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the challenges associated with current VPN technology and the need for a better solution. Read on to discover a VPN authentication platform designed to give customers a simplified, more secure VPN.
Posted: 28 Jul 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

BlackBerry

One Secure Credential for Logical, Physical, Local, and Remote Access
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how two-factor authentication (2FA) protects your organization from these network breaches and mitigates credential theft risks.
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 19 Sep 2013

HID

6 Criterions for Strong Authentication
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents a 6-step plan to ensure stronger authentication to go beyond basic password methods. Continue reading to learn how to craft a robust authentication strategy without sacrificing user convenience.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 07 Jan 2015

HID

Establishing Trust in User Identities with Strong Authentication Technologies
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper focuses on the importance of using a strong authentication method to protect your company from hackers and detrimental threats. Read on to learn of the benefits of a strong authentication solution, such as fraud detection and behavioral benefits, as well as the simplicity behind deploying and managing your security.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 20 Mar 2014

HID

Bridging the BYOD security and UX gap
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the top security challenges of today and presents a holistic strategy to bridge the gap between mobile data security and user experience.
Posted: 21 Jul 2015 | Published: 24 Jun 2015

HID

9 Steps to a Secure Printer
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses just how much danger your printer poses to your organization and gives you nine tips for mitigating that danger.
Posted: 21 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 May 2015

Nuance

Securing the Enterprise: 5 Key IT Challenges
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the five main challenges facing security professionals today. Read on to learn more about the causes of these security problems – and how you can overcome them.
Posted: 21 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Symantec Corporation

Strong Authentication without a Password
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This infographic explains how you can achieve strong authentication that's based on more than a simple password.
Posted: 21 Jul 2015 | Published: 21 Jul 2015

Symantec Corporation
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AUTHENTICATION DEFINITION (continued): …  to gain access for legitimate purposes. Mutual authentication is gaining acceptance as a tool that can minimize the risk of online fraud in e-commerce.With mutual authentication, a connection can occur only when the client trusts the server's digital certificate and the server trusts the client's certificate. The exchange of certificates is carried out by means of the Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol. If the client's keystore contains more than one certificate, the certificate with the latest timestamp is used to authenticate the client to the server. This process reduces the risk that … 
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