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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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Computer Security White Papers (View All Report Types)
 
Value of QRadar QFlow and VFlow Collector Technology for Security Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: With the growing amount of threats in today’s IT landscape, businesses have bolstered their network security with greater visibility methods. This guide explores the importance of network data when it comes to protecting your IT system.
Posted: 15 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

IBM

Accelerating the Building, Managing, and Deployment of Healhcare Apps
sponsored by CloudMine
WHITE PAPER: Discover how your healthcare organization can build and manage mobile and Web apps that ensure data is compliant and secure.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 04 Mar 2016


Definitive Guide: Securing the Mobile Enterprise
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: While mobility and IoT offer potential rewards for organizations the thought of all of these unknown devices connecting to the network can be worrisome for security and IT managers This informational white paper offers an outline for the pre-planning and deployment steps needed to help guide you on your journey of enterprise BYOD and IoT.
Posted: 15 Jul 2016 | Published: 15 Jul 2016

Aruba Networks

Empowering Mobile Security with Policy Management
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Policy management is the key to enforcing mobile security. Discover cost-effective, easier ways to manage the tedious and complex rules associated with legacy authentication, authorization and accounting.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Aruba Networks

Protect and Distribute BYOD documents
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover a scalable solution to mobile document protection that provides a secure way for users to collaborate on smartphones and tablets. Read on to learn how it can protect corporate documents from data leaks with containerization, centrally manage document distribution, selectively wipe managed documents, and more.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 17 Jun 2016

IBM

Encrypted Traffic Management
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Short Description: Learn not only solid fundamentals of how SSL/TSL encryption works, but also why so much malicious activity is using it to sneak past other conventional security measures and how to stop it.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Demystifying Mobile Security Attacks
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the most common types of mobile attacks – Android malware apps, iOS surveillance, MITM, and more – and what you can do in order to detect and prevent them from causing damage.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

A letter from the CEO: Connected Health Cloud Release
sponsored by CloudMine
WHITE PAPER: If you've been struggling to derive meaningful data insights, now you can with a HIPAA-compliant cloud solution that won't break the bank. It connects with big-data analytics platforms to help you gain a better understanding of patient data and take action to improve outcomes (all with impeccable threat detection capabilities).
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016


Empower a Mobile Workforce with Secure App Delivery
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: As mobility and the internet create the expectation of immediate access to information from anywhere, IT is challenged with the need to deliver secure application access across any device. Discover how to ensure application security in the mobile trend.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Citrix

DX.com Achieves Immediate Results in Fraud Control
sponsored by CyberSource
WHITE PAPER: Discover how the popular online retailer DealeXtreme was able to automate and streamline fraud management operations. What could you learn to help reduce your fraud rate and save thousands in fraud avoidance?
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

CyberSource
 
 
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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