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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 Reports
 
Give Them Access. NOT a VPN
sponsored by Bomgar Corp.
RESOURCE: Gain a clear understanding of the vulnerability posed by allowing third parties and vendors access to your network via VPNs and what can be done to give them privileged access without the risk.
Posted: 29 Nov 2016 | Published: 29 Nov 2016

Bomgar Corp.

Case Study: How H-E-B Took the Reins of its Email Security
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
CASE STUDY: In this case study learn how HEB Grocery Store came to realize they had an issue with their company email and sought to fix it: eliminated false positive message classification, reduced IT help tickets, improved general email security, and assumed granular control over spam and bulk mail classification within Office 365.
Posted: 01 Dec 2016 | Published: 01 Dec 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

Protecting Data In The Age of Employee Churn
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the relatively high churn rate of today's knowledge workers, combined with trends like BYOD, puts enterprise data at risk, and how to mitigate it.
Posted: 17 Nov 2016 | Published: 17 Nov 2016

Code42

How Many Network Connected Medical Devices Does Your Organization Have?
sponsored by Zingbox
RESOURCE: IT security experts agree that internet-connected medical things (IoMT) are the weakest spots in a hospital's security umbrella. Discover the vulnerabilities of IoMT and the new regulatory standards being developed to patch them.
Posted: 30 Nov 2016 | Published: 05 Oct 2016

Zingbox

2016 Cyber Threat Defense Report
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
RESOURCE: This infographic shows you the survey results from 1,000 security decision makers across 20 industries from 10 countries around the world. You'll learn stats and figures on how vulnerable they believe they are, which devices are most difficult to secure and security tools they think they need for the future.
Posted: 16 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Optimize Your SIEM Operations
sponsored by Intel Security
RESOURCE CENTER: Access articles detailing everything from common mistakes made in SIEM application to maturing and specializing your enterprise's approach to breach mitigation and recovery.
Posted: 21 Nov 2016 | Published: 21 Nov 2016

Intel Security

Vendor Vulnerability: How to Prevent the Security Risk of Third-Party Suppliers
sponsored by Bomgar Corp.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the history of vendor ID theft and steps to mitigate its threat. Can you name the immediate and far-reaching concerns for vendor vulnerability? Find out what can be done on your end to ensure you manage (and prevent) this vulnerability.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 23 Nov 2016

Bomgar Corp.

Marisol Enables Secure BYOD
sponsored by BitGlass
CASE STUDY: Learn how Marisol International enabled secure access to corporate data form any mobile device without the need for software agents. Discover how they can now access rich visibility and analytics, enabled selective wipe of corporate data, and more.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 23 Nov 2016

BitGlass

Top 5 Reasons Public Sector Looks to the Cloud
sponsored by Accenture
WHITE PAPER: As businesses continue to deal with digital transformation, public sector organizations have more requirements to deal with than those in the private sector. Discover the 5 key areas that make cloud the best option for public sector digital transformations.
Posted: 21 Nov 2016 | Published: 21 Nov 2016

Accenture

Top 6 Cloud Data Protection Challenges. Solved.
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Discover solutions to your cloud worries and how to maximize the benefits of its adoption. Learn how to overcome: concerns about cloud security, applications that aren't cloud ready, unexpected costs, and more.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 23 Nov 2016

Commvault
 
 
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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