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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)
 
Ensure the Right Solution for your RSA Data Protection Manager Migration
sponsored by Gemalto
WHITE PAPER: When looking to migrate your data protection manager (DPM), don't settle for re-packaged solutions that are not purpose built for your specific use case. This white paper details how to migrate your RSA DPM manager smoothly.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 15 Mar 2017

Gemalto

Simplifying & Securing Your Cloud Apps Deployment
sponsored by Entrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: With an increasing number of internal, external, and self-propagating threats, your organization needs a better way for deploying cloud-based authentication. Learn how to achieve authentication success using SSO technology, gain highly efficient provisioning, and more.
Posted: 20 Mar 2017 | Published: 20 Mar 2017

Entrust, Inc.

Your Guide to the Threat Landscape
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at five recent networking trends, why they represent real risk to your organization, and ways to implement a new security strategy that will allow you to embrace the opportunities of the digital economy with confidence.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 15 Mar 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Remote access: Simple, secure ways to deliver a great experience for remote users
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Discover a remote access solution that enables IT to meet requirements for security and manageability while also accounting for a user friendly experience. Some key aspects of the solution include a securely designed architecture for desktop and application virtualization and a consistent remote access method over any network.
Posted: 21 Mar 2017 | Published: 21 Mar 2017

Citrix

7 Essential Components of a Threat Intelligence Program
sponsored by Recorded Future
WHITE PAPER: The goal of threat intelligence is to reduce operational risk. Uncover critical concepts and practical details, where necessary, to produce a world-class threat intelligence capability from scratch.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 01 Mar 2017

Recorded Future

Keeping Your Private Data Secure
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to protect your organization with various types of encryption, allowing your data to possibly stay safe even in the event of a breach.
Posted: 09 Mar 2017 | Published: 09 Mar 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Your Guide to Spotting and Preventing Malware Infection
sponsored by Solarwinds MSP
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the types of attacks facing a typical network and uncover some successful mitigation strategies IT professionals have implemented to protect their networks.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Solarwinds MSP

Advanced Detection of Existing, New and Evolving Cybersecurity Threats
sponsored by BAE Systems
WHITE PAPER: According to security experts, SIEM is currently catching less than 1% of successful advanced threats. Learn how to go beyond SIEM and discover how to incorporate a data platform with advanced threat analytics, big data capabilities, and an investigation console into your cybersecurity strategy.
Posted: 06 Mar 2017 | Published: 06 Mar 2017

BAE Systems

Safeguard Data Stored and Managed in Cloud Environments
sponsored by Gemalto
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will serve as a measuring stick for your current encryption as well as a template to take it to the next level. To truly keep company data safe from unauthorized access you'll need an encryption strategy that considers every facet of the process: from the coding of the data to the creation and management of the encryption keys.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 15 Mar 2017

Gemalto

How Shadow IT Became Key to Multi-Cloud Strategies
sponsored by Armor
WHITE PAPER: Learn how your organization's workforce has created a web of shadow IT and how you can harness it to enjoy the benefits and control the risks to launch a successful multi-cloud strategy.
Posted: 09 Mar 2017 | Published: 09 Mar 2017

Armor
 
 
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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