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ALSO CALLED: Password Authentication, User Authentication, 3 Factor Authentication, Network Authentication, Carrier Access Codes, Remote Authentication, User ID, 2 Factor Authentication, Carrier Identification Codes, Access Authentication, Two-factor Authentication, Access Codes, 3-factor Authentication, 2-factor Authentication
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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Converged Video Network Security
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) has created new opportunities for traditional voice and data carriers, the technology also comes with a high level of risk due to attacks by fraudsters and hackers. Read this paper and learn how to protect yourself.
Posted: 20 Aug 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

Alcatel-Lucent

Best Practices for BlackBerry Administrators
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses best practices for managing your BlackBerry Enterprise Server running on Lotus Domino. Take a tour of the administrative features and tools that can make your job easier. This session is a must for any BlackBerry administrator.
Posted: 18 Aug 2008 | Published: 18 Aug 2008

BlackBerry

Managing and Monitoring a Primary Wireless Network
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Intel IT designed a highly automated approach to managing an enterprise primary wireless LAN, with a focus on service level management and monitoring. This white paper has the details.
Posted: 12 Aug 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Intel Corporation

Effective Security with a Continuous Approach to ISO 27001 Compliance
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how with Tripwire Enterprise, organizations can quickly achieve IT configuration integrity by proactively assessing how their current configurations measure up to specifications as given in ISO 27001.
Posted: 29 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

Tripwire, Inc.

ESG: A Phased Approach to Network Access Control (NAC)
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Symantec Network Access Control can provide the secret to NAC success by offering a practical, phased implementation approach and by aligning NAC with business requirements.
Posted: 29 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

Symantec Corporation

Secure Mobile Computing: Using Two-factor Authentication with VPNs and Disk Encryption
sponsored by Aladdin Knowledge Systems
WHITE PAPER: Although mobile computing offers organizations many competitive advantages, it also entails significant security risks to corporate networks and sensitive corporate data. Read this whitepaper to learn about strong authentication solutions.
Posted: 28 Jul 2008 | Published: 11 Jun 2008

Aladdin Knowledge Systems

Strong Authentication: Securing Identities and Enabling Business
sponsored by Aladdin Knowledge Systems
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the ways that strong authentication solutions can protect sensitive company data and help companies achieve compliance, bring in more business, and reduce costs.
Posted: 08 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

Aladdin Knowledge Systems

End-to-End Enterprise Compliance, Provisioning and Role Enforcement: With Sun Java™ System Identity Manager and SAP GRC Access Control
sponsored by Sun Microsystems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how a complete end-to-end IAM solution can be configured after exploiting the benefits of the integrated product stack.
Posted: 03 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Security for Wireless Networks: A Comparison among SSL, IPSec and Mobile VPNs
sponsored by NetMotion Wireless
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines common threats and issues regarding wireless security in the context of typical uses of mobile devices over wireless networks and evaluates secure remote access solutions in comparison with NetMotion Mobility XE.
Posted: 27 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

NetMotion Wireless

Protecting Credit Card Data: How to Achieve PCI Compliance
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the best way to achieve compliance by building a complete end-to-end PCI-capable solution.
Posted: 20 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2007

Motorola, Inc.

Citrix GoToMyPCCorporate - Security White Paper
sponsored by Citrix Online - GotoMyPC
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will learn how Citrix® GoToMyPC® Corporate provides industry-leading security, end-point management and centralized control.
Posted: 19 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Citrix Online - GotoMyPC

SAP Netweaver: Streamlining the Transition to Services-Based IT Security
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes how the SAP NetWeaver® platform and its components help IT organizations align with their enterprise business requirements in the area of security.
Posted: 18 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2006

SAP America, Inc.

The Evolution of Password Authentication and Management: A Simple Solution
sponsored by PistolStar, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper delves into the world of password authentication and management, as passwords serve a very significant purpose, they have not been without their own set of issues and obstacles for organizations.
Posted: 13 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

PistolStar, Inc.

America's Quest for IPv6 - Part II: An Analysis of the Business and Financial Metrics of the Coming IPv6 Marketplace
sponsored by Command Information
WHITE PAPER: the transition to IPv6 is very much on its way to becoming a viable, profitable market. This white paper this conclusion with some attention grabbing highlights...
Posted: 09 Jun 2008 | Published: 09 Jun 2008

Command Information

America's Quest for IPv6 - Part I: A Business Perspective
sponsored by Command Information
WHITE PAPER: This paper emphasizes that American organizations must adopt IPv6 today and describes the features and functions that will keep them competitive on the global stage.
Posted: 09 Jun 2008 | Published: 09 Jun 2008

Command Information

Preparing the WLAN for Voice Communications WP
sponsored by Avaya Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Companies at the cutting edge are finding it takes planning to implement effectively and that some of their assumptions about the current state of their wireless.
Posted: 09 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 May 2005

Avaya Inc.

Implementing a Telecommuting Program
sponsored by Avaya Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses several issues related to implementing a telecommuting home worker program for contact center agents. Certainly, the particular requirements of each company will dictate the extent to which these and other concepts are implemented.
Posted: 02 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2008

Avaya Inc.

EMC Documentum Information Rights Management
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This White Paper provides an overview of the technical architecture of the Documentum IRM Server and Docuentum IRM clients.
Posted: 05 May 2008 | Published: 12 Dec 2006

EMC Corporation

Security Beyond Corporate Boundaries: Using Citrix Application Delivery to Protect Corporate Information
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Ensuring your data security goes beyond the implementation of firewalls and spyware. This white paper discusses key information on virtualization deployment, and offers tips to better manage your disaster recovery enviroment.
Posted: 05 May 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Citrix

Leverage Active Directory with Kerberos to Eliminate HTTP Password
sponsored by PistolStar, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper will discuss the workings and benefits of Kerberos, focusing on its single sign-on capabilities, its multipronged security, and its ease of use.
Posted: 17 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

PistolStar, Inc.

Facilitating Enterprise PCI DSS Compliance - Executive Summary
sponsored by Globalscape
WHITE PAPER: The GlobalSCAPE HS-PCI solution provides a comprehensive mechanism to quickly bring your organization into compliance with key requirements.
Posted: 16 Apr 2008 | Published: 15 Apr 2008

Globalscape

Two Billion Entry Directory Benchmark
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This benchmark evaluates Oracle Internet Directory performance under scales and throughput rates representative of those encountered in production use in both the communications industry and as part of large scale delivery architectures.
Posted: 10 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Mar 2008

Oracle Corporation

Preparation by Automation: Reducing the Cost, Pain, Time, and Risk of IT Security Audits
sponsored by TraceSecurity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how IT organizations can use automation to better prepare themselves for IT security audits, thereby significantly reducing the cost, pain, time, and risk associated with them.
Posted: 18 Mar 2008 | Published: 18 Mar 2008

TraceSecurity

Securely Enabling VoIP Remote Users
sponsored by Sipera Systems
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the requirements for securely enabling VoIP remote users and why traditional data security products, such as IPSec VPNs, are not able to properly handle them.
Posted: 29 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Sipera Systems

Protect Your Customer Data for Peace of Mind
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: When dealing with something as invaluable as customer data, think about creating a unified strategy that incorporates the network, people, and tools. Read this paper for advice on how to protect your customers data for piece of mind.
Posted: 22 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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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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