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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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Adopt a Bimodal Approach to Manage PCs and Broaden Support for New Devices
sponsored by Lenovo Software
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner Report teaches you new approaches to endpoint management and security as updates to PC software increase in volume and frequency.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2015

Lenovo Software

Are you fully secure? Or are you still using weak authentication methods?
sponsored by RSA Softcat
WHITE PAPER: This infographic shows you the top 5 ways organizations are using SecurID Access to improve secure sign-ons.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

RSA Softcat

85% of Customers are Dissatisfied with the Authentication Process
sponsored by NICE Systems, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This infographic reveals what you can do to reduce the burden of authentication for your customers. Learn how to prevent fraud in your contact center, while minimizing interrogation and saving money on every call.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 24 Aug 2016

NICE Systems, Inc

Real-Time Voice Authentication at the Call Center
sponsored by NICE Systems, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Biometrics offers one of the best opportunities to improve security and the customer experience. Discover the advantages of biometric authentication by reducing handle time by 25 to 45 seconds, save significantly in the call center, and more.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

NICE Systems, Inc

MINIMIZING THE IDENTITY ATTACK VECTOR WITH CONTINUOUS AUTHENTICATION
sponsored by RSA Softcat
WHITE PAPER: Continuous authentication could stop attacks that exploit compromised credentials and create a frictionless user experience to better protect your organization's critical information systems and the data they contain.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

RSA Softcat

Assessing and Sharpening your Security Controls
sponsored by eTECH Channel
WHITE PAPER: Learn what a proper security audit should review, how the report should be structured, and how to reduce risk. Also discover how audits need to be carried out, which controls should be focused upon, and more.
Posted: 18 Aug 2016 | Published: 18 Aug 2016

eTECH Channel

Customer Identity Use Cases: Building a Complete, Contextual Digital Experience
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: See how to implement faster authentication with seamless SSO and deploy finer-grained authorization and customized services. Learn about combining these two things to provide your customers with a better digital experience.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Oct 8, 2015

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Simplify Cloud Access and Provisioning with a Federated Identity Service
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: Delve into the identity integration issues that arise when enterprises connect to cloud applications. Discover how to overcome the challenges by creating a place to authenticate users, utilize a global reference image to provision to cloud apps, and simplify the management of users and groups.
Posted: 05 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Feb 19, 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

How to Secure Your IAM System
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: Discover how to strengthen the security of your IAM system by encrypting data at rest, adding multi-factor authentication, and protecting key accounts.
Posted: 05 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Apr 28, 2016

Radiant Logic, Inc.

Businesses Should Begin Preparing for the Death of the Password
sponsored by Gigya
ANALYST REPORT: Discover what you need to know about the inevitable death of the password, broken down with solid numbers drawn from over 4,000 adults in the US and UK. Discover why username/password pairs aren't working with younger generations and possible future fundamental changes in authentication and authorization.
Posted: 20 Jul 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2016

Gigya

Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Secure Identity Management
sponsored by Red Hat
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Address the challenges of managing identities in Linux or a mixed Linux/Windows environment by centralizing management in one interface. Download this paper to take advantage of Linux's direct integration into your environment to provide host-based access control, and more.
Posted: 14 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Red Hat

9 steps to build a better insider threat program
sponsored by Forcepoint
WEBCAST: While your IT system can be a witness, victim or enabler, insider threats are more than a technology problem. Policy, process, controls, risk management, auditing and monitoring all play critical roles in managing this invisible vulnerability. Watch this webcast to learn about managing and mitigating insider threats within your organization.
Posted: 06 Jul 2016 | Premiered: Jun 1, 2016

Forcepoint

Privileged Users
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: Damage caused by Privileged Users is the most extensive, hardest to mitigate, and hardest to detect. However, a solution exists to mitigate the threat of Privileged User abuse. Read the "Privileged Users: Superman or Superthreat?" whitepaper for best practices and strategies for mitigating the threat within your organization.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Forcepoint

Securing Access to On-Premise and SaaS Environments with Cloud-based IAM
sponsored by OneLogin
WEBCAST: Locking down your identity and access management (IAM) on the cloud can be a snap when you have the right knowledge. Listen in as Merritt Maxim, Security Analyst and IAM guru for Forrester, drops what you need to know about IAM technologies, IDaaS market trends, challenges of IAM approaches on the cloud, and more.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Feb 10, 2016

OneLogin

Putting the “Secure” in Secure Remote Access
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Security pros today are challenged to establish comprehensive protection for all kinds of remote access use cases. Learn how you can deliver a single, consolidated remote access infrastructure featuring comprehensive access, threat and data protection.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Citrix

Security Solutions for Mobile Users in the Workplace
sponsored by HID
EBOOK: This e-book describes the security landscape for mobile devices and how you can improve the user experience on mobile devices while still protecting your assets and managing costs efficiently.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

HID

Moving Beyond Ad Hoc Mobile Security
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Is security the missing piece in your enterprise mobile strategy? In this issue of Information Security, we ask CISOs and other security experts about the uncertain path from basic protections to threat management and mature mobile security.
Posted: 01 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Jun 2016

SearchSecurity.com

In the Market for a New Key Manager? Then Get in on a Good Thing!
sponsored by Gemalto
WHITE PAPER: Learn four key reasons why you need to switch to a central key manager. Discover how a full portfolio of flexible encryption options that work on-premises, in traditional data centers and virtualized cloud environments.
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Gemalto

Six steps to control the uncontrollable
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Your employees need to be productive where and when they want to be. If you don't provide ways for them to accomplish this, they'll do it themselves. So how sure are you that you're in full control of your company? Explore six key focus areas to managing your enterprise's mobility and empowering your employees while ensuring security.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Microsoft

Barracuda NextGen Firewall F Boosts Wireless Network Security for5,000 Users During the 2015 European Youth Olympics
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
RESOURCE: Zurab Tuskia, head of IT infrastructure of the Festival, chose Wi-Fi secured by a next-generation firewall for its ease of deployment and cost effectiveness over other, more complex solutions. Learn more about their decision that provided them live traffic monitoring and rejection capabilities unwanted of p2p traffic.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Barracuda Networks

Understand Pass-the-Hash (PtH) Attacks and Mitigate the Risk
sponsored by One Identity
WHITE PAPER: Go in depth and learn what a hash is and how a "pass-the-hash" (PtH) attack can greatly impact your network. Learn how to mitigate these types of attacks with two different strategies.
Posted: 09 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

One Identity

DLP Tools Essential to Data Protection Strategy
sponsored by Intel Security
EGUIDE: Network-based data loss prevention (DLP) tools are designed to track, log and prevent unauthorized access to sensitive data. In this e-guide, learn more about DLP concepts, and products designed to support a robust sensitive data protection strategy.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Intel Security

Six Steps to Buying Data Loss Prevention Products
sponsored by Intel Security
EGUIDE: Data loss prevention (DLP) products allow organizations to protect sensitive data that could cause grave harm if stolen or exposed. There are six important steps an organization should follow when looking to procure the right DLP products and tools for your enterprise.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Intel Security

Moving Past the Password? Not So Fast
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: The password might not be dead but that doesn't mean it's working. This guide looks at how other user authentication methods can supplement it.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

SearchSecurity.com

Office 365: Upgrading Enterprise Security
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: You must carefully evaluate the risks associated with adopting any platform that streamlines access to company information. Examine here the security features of Microsoft Office 365, and discover the cloud security gaps that could hinder its adoption.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Symantec 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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