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DEFINITION: A trusted platform module (TPM) is a specialized chip that can be installed on the motherboard of a personal computer for the purpose of hardware authentication . The TPM authenticates the computer in question rather than the user. To do so, TPM stores information specific to the host system, such as encryption keys, digital certificate s and password s.TPM minimizes the risk that data on the computer  … 
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Achieving PCI DSS Peace of Mind in the Cloud
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Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

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Why Next-Generation Firewalls Are Critical To Your Organization’s Network Security
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The Total Economic Impact of Verdasys Digital Guardian: Assigning Value to Information Protection
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Posted: 29 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

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Transforming Resiliency and TCO
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Vendor Landscape: Intrusion Detection & Prevention Systems
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The Future of Data Security: A Zero Trust Approach
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Posted: 24 Sep 2014 | Published: 05 Jun 2014

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How to Protect Unstructured Data
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Posted: 26 Sep 2014 | Published: 26 Sep 2014

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Threat-Aware Identity and Access Management for Mobile, Cloud, and Enterprise
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HIPAA/HITECH Compliance Using VMware vCloud Hybrid Service
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Posted: 15 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

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Fighting Banking Fraud Without Driving Away Customers
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Posted: 26 Sep 2014 | Published: 26 Sep 2014

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COMPUTER SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  will be compromised by physical theft or an attack by an external hacker . Hardware protection is inherently less vulnerable to software-based attacks and authentication processes are conducted through a secure subsystem. The device also enhances the security of Web browser s, email programs and other important applications.TPM chips are available from a number of vendors, including Atmel, Broadcom, Infineon, Sinosun, STMicroelectronics and Winbond. TPM could, potentially, be used on any type of computing device. The devices are currently being installed on desktops, laptops and tablet PCs by … 
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