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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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The Fortinet Security Census 2014
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper reveals the results of and IT security census of more than 1,600 qualified IT decision makers.
Posted: 17 Oct 2014 | Published: 17 Oct 2014

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Reconciling Cloud And Security
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the challenge that IT executives face consistently, an overview of the cloud landscape in terms of security, and a strategy that enterprises can use to safely adopt the cloud.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

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In a World of Cloud and Mobility, Productivity Relies on Application Performance
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the advances in technology that are turning application performance into a need for IT departments and how there are beneficial costs associated with better application performance. Learn about how a leading product is helping IT with application optimization.
Posted: 23 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

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Putting Security on Auto-Pilot: What Works, What Doesn't
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EBOOK: As with many human endeavors, the impulse to automate the pen test is seemingly irresistible. But is it a good idea? This technical guide examines the pros, cons and unknowns of automated pen testing.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

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Free Demo: Powerful and Easy-to-Use Patch Management
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PRODUCT DEMO: This complimentary IT download provides a hands-on demonstration of one solution that can patch desktops, data centers, virtual infrastructure and more.
Posted: 13 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 13 Oct 2014

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Computer Weekly – 28 October 2014: Securing critical industrial systems
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we examine the security threats to the industrial control systems that power the UK's critical national infrastructure. We look at the key considerations when choosing an infrastructure as a service supplier. And we compare six of the top hybrid flash array products. Read the issue now.
Posted: 24 Oct 2014 | Published: 24 Oct 2014

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Enhancing the Customer Experience and Securing Endpoints with Biometrics
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TRANSCRIPT: This resource introduces NEC Corporation's NeoFace suite, a set of highly accurate facial recognition tools that use advanced facial processing and matching algorithms, and describes the business applications of biometrics.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

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10 Things Every IT Manager Must Know About the Enemy Within
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper contains critical information on where insider threats originate and explores one company's innovative tools for preventing data breaches within your enterprise.
Posted: 16 Oct 2014 | Published: 16 Oct 2014

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Data Breaches in Europe
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RESEARCH CONTENT: The personal data of millions of Europeans have been compromised with 89% of the breaches the fault of corporations, according to this investigation by the Central European University.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

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Shavlik Patch: Simplified Application Patch Management for Microsoft System Center
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores a patch management solution that will reduce your security risks from unpatched, non-Microsoft third-party applications.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

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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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