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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
 
The Benefits of Using an Appliance to Simplify and Accelerate Desktop Virtualization Initiatives
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and IntelĀ®
WHITE PAPER: Discover the market forces spurring the growing demand for desktop virtualization, explore the advantages an appliance has on desktop virtualization deployments, and learn what fundamentals to look for in a desktop virtualization appliance.
Posted: 18 Jul 2016 | Published: 18 Jul 2016

Dell, Inc. and IntelĀ®

The State of Cloud Security: 2016 Survey Results
sponsored by CloudPassage
WEBCAST: Discover the top cloud adoption trends, security challenges, and paths to stronger protection confidence. In this webcast, view expert analysis of the key findings of 2016 for cloud security, including top security concerns in cloud adoption, the most effective security technologies to protect data in the cloud, and more.
Posted: 19 Jul 2016 | Premiered: Jul 19, 2016

CloudPassage

How to Harden Your Servers In Elastic Infrastructures
sponsored by CloudPassage
WEBCAST: Learn about security in the context of changing infrastructure from traditional data centers into environments like AWS. Watch on to see how systems are deployed through automation and at scale, baking in security and compliance controls while keeping these measures from putting the brakes on DevOps.
Posted: 19 Jul 2016 | Premiered: Jun 21, 2016

CloudPassage

Hackers Are Poised to Compromise Your Communications Networks
sponsored by MASERGY
WHITE PAPER: VoIP technology has introduced new security concerns to the enterprise. Access this white paper now to learn about today's 9 most serious security concerns introduced by VoIP, and how to counteract them.
Posted: 13 Jul 2016 | Published: 13 Jul 2016

MASERGY

Network Based Security Infographic
sponsored by Level 3 Communications, Inc.
RESOURCE: To stop network threats, you first have to see them coming. Access this infographic that explains how implementing a network-based security platform, that provides full protection by wrapping your data, applications and infrastructure in a continuous cycle of protection, stops even the most sophisticated attacks.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 01 Jun 2016

Level 3 Communications, Inc.

The Top Five Security Threats to Your Business
sponsored by Level 3 Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cyber security breaches are more common now than they have ever been. And the risks they present are all serious. This infographic details the top five security threats to your business and highlights a network-based security solution that protects against them.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Level 3 Communications, Inc.

Securing Windows XP with Traps and Advanced Endpoint Protection
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
PRODUCT LITERATURE: Uncover a way to continue using Windows XP while maintaining acceptable levels of security and compliance even though its end-of-life has passed.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Jun 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Can a CASB Protect You from the 2016 Treacherous 12? Infographic
sponsored by Palerra Inc.
RESOURCE: Uncover if a Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) is ideal for your enterprise's cloud security needs. Consult this infographic to see how CASBs measure up against the "Treacherous 12" threats identified by the Cloud Security Alliance, find detailed examples of cloud security issues and strategies relevant to your enterprise, and more.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 11 Jul 2016

Palerra Inc.

Health Care Security Is Personal: Act Now to Protect Patient Care
sponsored by Optum
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how healthcare organizations can successfully manage vulnerabilities in today's ever-evolving threat landscape. Inside, uncover how to identify, prioritize, prevent, and respond to new threats without impeding the flow of communications between patients, clinicians, admins, and 3rd party organizations.
Posted: 24 Jun 2016 | Published: 24 Jun 2016

Optum

Applying Data Science to User and Entity Behavior Analytics
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to reduce false positives for UEBA, use machine learning to derive network context, and proven techniques from real customer deployments.
Posted: 22 Jul 2016 | Published: 22 Jul 2016

Exabeam
 
 
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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