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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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7 Tips for Achieving Active Directory Compliance
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover 7 key tips to help you achieve and maintain compliance in Active Directory, including what to keep an eye on, warning signs to look out for and how to leverage auditing tools to simplify the process in this essential resource.
Posted: 13 Apr 2012 | Published: 13 Apr 2012

Dell Software

451 Group Research Report: Intel-McAfee links up identity-in-the-cloud SSO with
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Industry analyst Steve Coplan of The 451 Group takes a close look at the recent beta release of Intel Cloud SSO and places it in the context of the rapidly evolving cloud service broker market for mediating user ids and application APIs for cloud access. View now to learn more.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 02 Mar 2012


The Forrester Wave™: Risk-Based Authentication, Q1 2012
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the top six risk-based authentication (RBA) vendors in the market today. Discover the pros and cons of each and how they stack up to one another. Review evaluations of each based on 16 key criteria, including customer satisfaction, mobile strategy, product revenue, and much more.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 22 Feb 2012


Leveraging the Power of iPhone and iPad in the Enterprise
sponsored by Apperian, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how iPhones and iPads are changing the workplace and how you can integrate them into your enterprise application management strategy.
Posted: 23 Feb 2012 | Published: 23 Feb 2012

Apperian, Inc.

HP 3Par Secure Service Architecture
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Check out this introduction to a secure service architecture that provides the ability to perform secure remote service connections and encrypt all data transmissions over a secure network. Learn about the authentication, authorization and audit logging security functions this platform features, and discover the benefits it can bring your business.
Posted: 20 Feb 2012 | Published: 20 Feb 2012

HPE and Intel®

Security Best Practices for the Mobile Enterprise
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The growing amount of mobile devices in the workplace is having a profound impact on your network security. Take the right measures to ensure security through mobile device management and centralized network access control to mitigate security risks.
Posted: 15 Feb 2012 | Published: 15 Feb 2012

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Why Passwords Aren't Strong Enough: Making the Case for Strong Authentication
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: With today’s advanced threat landscape and the increased value placed on information, relying on static passwords is no longer enough. This resource explores the need to strong authentication and the ROI benefits you can gain.
Posted: 10 Feb 2012 | Published: 10 Feb 2012


Protecting Corporate Data in the "BYOD" Environment
sponsored by Apperian, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: While BYOD offers many benefits to your business, it is imperative that you insure the integrity of your corporate assets.
Posted: 10 Feb 2012 | Published: 09 Feb 2012

Apperian, Inc.

It's All About U
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
WHITE PAPER: Access this whitepaper to learn how you can offer a 3G-like user experience to Wi-Fi authentication and roaming with 802.11u.
Posted: 07 Feb 2012 | Published: 07 Feb 2012

Ruckus Wireless

Delivering corporate data securely on employee iPads™
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides detailed insight into the latest iPad adoption trends and examines the issues that often accompany these devices from an IT perspective. Find out how the iPad differs from a traditional PC with respect to security and obtain helpful recommendations to help you balance user preferences with security and control.
Posted: 10 Jan 2012 | Published: 10 Jan 2012


Securing Network Access for Guests and Contractors
sponsored by Bradford Networks
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores the driving factors for allowing external users to access the network. It discusses what an effective guest and contractor access control solution must do, how such a solution can address potential security and operational challenges, and the many benefits that it can provide to an organization.
Posted: 12 Dec 2011 | Published: 12 Dec 2011

Bradford Networks

Best Practices for Effective Network Access Control
sponsored by Bradford Networks
WHITE PAPER: There is often confusion between the functions and benefits of 802.1X and those of commercially available NAC solutions. Which is best for particular networks? View now to explore the fundamentals of 802.1X and NAC technologies and why both is often required to provide the level of security, control and visibility needed in today’s network.
Posted: 12 Dec 2011 | Published: 12 Dec 2011

Bradford Networks

Why Encryption without Authentication is Not Secure
sponsored by Certes Networks
WHITE PAPER: View this paper to explore why secure data communications solutions require both encryption and authentication, attack vectors against encryption-only solutions, key questions you should ask your network encryption vendor to ensure that your network is secure and your security objectives are met, and more.
Posted: 26 Oct 2011 | Published: 26 Oct 2011

Certes Networks

Securing Microsoft Exchange 2010 with VeriSign Authentication Services
sponsored by VeriSign EMEA
WHITE PAPER: This guide from VeriSign Authentication Services will help take the guesswork out of implementing SSL for Exchange 2010, making it easier than ever to get the SSL certificate you need for a successful and secure Exchange implementation, and to take advantage of powerful capabilities such as Subject Alternative Names (SANs).
Posted: 26 Oct 2011 | Published: 26 Oct 2011

VeriSign EMEA

Top 10 Tips to Make Access to SaaS, Enterprise Class Secure
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: In today’s cloud environment, the number of security breaches is on the rise - driving a new mandate for strong authentication technologies to ensure a more secure SSO. In this case study brief, learn first hand from industry experts and customers, their top 10 tips to make your federated SSO implementation a success and Enterprise class secure.
Posted: 12 Oct 2011 | Published: 12 Oct 2011


Intuitive and Secure, Two-Factor Authentication on Mobile Phones
sponsored by Confident Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Many online business and websites today are utilizing user's mobile phones for two-factor authentication. However, attacks on mobile devices and the SMS communication channel are increasing, calling for more secure methods of authentication. View this paper now to explore effective multi-layered, multifactor authentication methods.
Posted: 01 Sep 2011 | Published: 25 Aug 2011

Confident Technologies

A Practical Approach to Authentication in an Evolving Enterprise Environment
sponsored by Entrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to explore how to find the balance between compliance, remote workers, and reducing costs, top authentication methods, key condiserations for enterprise authentication, and more. 
Posted: 22 Aug 2011 | Published: 17 Aug 2011

Entrust, Inc.

The Hidden Costs of Microsoft® BitLocker®: White Paper
sponsored by WinMagic
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the issues that you may or may have not known about Microsoft BitLocker. View now to explore enterprise mobile security considerations that will help you make educated decisions on what’s best for your business.
Posted: 19 Aug 2011 | Published: 19 Aug 2011


Securing microsoft exchange 2010 With Thawte SSL Certificates
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Security continues to be a facet of Exchange technology that must be managed, and your secure sockets layer (SSL) certificates are the key to managing security for Exchange servers. Access this expert white paper now to get an overview of SSL certificates for Exchange 2010.
Posted: 27 Jul 2011 | Published: 12 Jul 2011

Thawte Inc.

Choosing a Cloud Provider with Confidence
sponsored by GeoTrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will find out how your business can protect sensitive business information in the cloud. You will also learn what you must look for in the security of a cloud vendor and how to find the right vendor for your business.
Posted: 15 Jul 2011 | Published: 05 Jul 2011

GeoTrust, Inc.

Unified and Intelligent Identity and Access Management
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover an intelligent, unified approach to identity and access management. Learn how to simplify provisioning, single sign-on, role management, multifactor authentication, privileged account management, and password management. See how you can enhance security—and improve user and IT productivity.
Posted: 08 Jul 2011 | Published: 08 Jul 2011

Dell Software

Simplifying management and lowering total cost of ownership for SSL certificates
sponsored by GlobalSign
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the basics of using a Managed PKI for SSL solution to alleviate such issues, the benefits of using GlobalSign’s Managed SSL Solution and how this solution enables organisations to quickly and simply manage their SSL Certificates, as well as significantly reduce the operating costs of using SSL.
Posted: 17 May 2011 | Published: 17 May 2011


Intel® Cloud Builders Guide: Cloud Design and Deployment with Intel® Platforms
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Traditional access security models have focused on access control for data, applications and networks. But security requirements for cloud environments have evolved beyond traditional measures. Learn how the authorization domains model can be used to enforce a consistent security policy in your cloud computing applications.
Posted: 10 May 2011 | Published: 10 May 2011


Fast, Secure Access to VDI Applications: The Role of Automated Access in Accelerating Virtual Desktop Adoption
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper looks at ways that organizations can increase virtual desktop adoption and security simultaneously using automated access for VMware View™ 4.5 and Oracle’s Sun Ray.
Posted: 07 Apr 2011 | Published: 07 Apr 2011


Adaptive Access Management: An ROI Study
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Security solutions must verify and provide assurance that those requesting access are indeed who and what they say they are. This paper walks through detailed return-on-investment (ROI) calculations based on real customer interviews, and guides you in computing cost savings with adaptive access management.
Posted: 31 Mar 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

Oracle 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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