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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
Is Your Security Ops Strategy Ready for the Cloud?
sponsored by Alert Logic
PRESENTATION: In this presentation form Forrester, evaluate the impacts that cloud adoption has had on cloud security operations and the related challenges and benefits that IT professionals experience from this.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 15 Jun 2016

Alert Logic

The Endpoint Security Guide to Preventing Ransomware Attacks
sponsored by Carbon Black
EBOOK: This e-book answers questions like "What is ransomware?" and "How does it work?" to help you learn how to defend your business. Explore how new and advanced ransomware like Locky operate and review case studies from companies that have successfully stopped attacks so that you can start preparing your organization.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 10 Oct 2016

Carbon Black

Provide the Ideal Frontline Firewall Defense
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover the vulnerabilities of your application servers that malicious users are looking to exploit. Learn about what kinds of attacks to expect and how to provide a stellar frontline defense against these threats.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 20 Oct 2016

Barracuda Networks

A Security Intelligence and Analytics Platform That Helps You Neutralize Cyber Threats
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you'll learn about an intelligence and analytics platform that allows you to detect and neutralize cyber threats in real-time. Find out how you can centralize your visibility to eliminate data silos, automatically contextualize over 750 data sources to get the most up-to-data view of your security protocols, and more.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Cloud Security
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WEBCAST: Learn from cloud experts Ken Won and Chris Steffen about some solutions out there to combat the concerns, challenges, and realities of securing a hybrid cloud environment.
Posted: 07 Oct 2016 | Premiered: Oct 7, 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Cloud App and Service Adoption: 11 Key Steps IT Should Take
sponsored by Symantec + Blue Coat
WHITE PAPER: You need to know which cloud service providers will break your fall in the event of unauthorized access to critical data. Uncover 11 steps to secure adoption for cloud apps and services.
Posted: 11 Oct 2016 | Published: 11 Oct 2016

Symantec + Blue Coat

Why Employee Mobile Devices Are Undermining Your Enterprise Security Efforts
sponsored by Appthority
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the twin problems which most often lead to data breaches in mobile hardware: spear phishing and watering hole attacks. In addition, learn about a solution to stop them in their tracks by automating the scanning and analysis of employee mobile apps for risky behaviors, hidden actions, and mobile malware.
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 | Published: 04 Oct 2016


Building an Application Security Program: Why Education is Key
sponsored by Synopsys
EGUIDE: This expert guide takes a look at the development process of application security as well as two types of testing that can be beneficial when analyzing security failures.
Posted: 11 Oct 2016 | Published: 10 Oct 2016

The Business Value of Printer Security
sponsored by HP
WHITE PAPER: This resource from IDC explores how implementing or increasing you rprinter security can help save money and increase IT efficiency. Learn how to increase security by decommissioning out-of-date devices, balance tight enable all devices with encrypted communications protocols, and more.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2015


Your Roadmap to IoT and Cybersecurity Trends
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: See how security and privacy considerations of the internet of things can be addressed, how to form a strategy for public awareness of cybersecurity, and overall and formative cybersecurity trends. Learn the benefits and pitfalls of this ever changing landscape.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

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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