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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
 
Governing the Complications of Social Media Security and Compliance
sponsored by Actiance
EGUIDE: In this exclusive e-guide, technology law expert Jeffrey Ritter discusses the obstacles of governing social media security in 21st century business and what you can do to protect sensitive company information.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 11 May 2016

Actiance

Enterprise Mobility Management
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: 28 percent of CIOs reported that their organizations do not have a mobile technology strategy. If they are to survive, they'll need to come up with one quick. See how enterprise mobility management has evolved over the past two decades and how to ensure that your organization doesn't fall behind.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

IBM MaaS360

Jump start mobile productivity with MDM and secure file sharing
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Mobile device maanagement is only a piece of the mobility puzzle. With mobile workers' demands rising, it is hard to ensure the quality of service they need and the security they may not realize they need. Learn more about challenges to empowering mobile workers and how to ensure your critical data stays safe.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Citrix

Top 10 Security Priorities For US Healthcare Organizations
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: This report by Gartner reveals the main security challenges the healthcare industry faces. Unveil the top 10 security priorities for US healthcare organizations so that you can address the industry's most difficult challenges.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 22 Oct 2015

Absolute

Understanding Cyberthreat Motivations to Improve Defense
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Find out why you must add cyber-criminal motivation to your threat taxonomy in order to understand what causes a threat agent to commit harmful acts. Read on to discover in detail the elements of this new parameter and how this crucial understating of the hacker's mind can help protect your entire infrastructure.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

Intel Security

ESG Lab Validation Report: McAfee Next Generation SIEM
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Access this ESG lab validation report to discover unbiased answers and expertise as to how a holistic security approach, which can leverage multiple interconnected security solutions as a unified ecosystem, might be the answer to today's frustrating IT security dilemmas.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Intel Security

Flipping the Economics of Attacks
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
RESEARCH CONTENT: Discover the results of this independent study of over 300 security experts on the topic of building a security plan with the bottom line in mind. You'll discover the most economical way to prevent your enterprise from falling victim to attack.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Small Business Tech Trends: How to Increase Efficiency and Cut Costs
sponsored by CDW
RESOURCE: For small businesses, it can be tough to balance day-to-day operations with keeping up with the latest tech trends. Explore the latest small business trends in IT services, mobility, security, and the cloud. Discover what your peers are doing to increase efficiency, cut costs, and stay ahead of the competition.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 13 May 2016

CDW

Advance Enterprise Analytics with Self-Service and Governance
sponsored by Pyramid Analytics
WHITE PAPER: Self-service BI can help business users quickly create data models and enable better decision-making, but this can't be achieved without centralized, managed security. Discover a highly scalable BI platform that can balance self-service BI with complete governance.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 19 May 2016

Pyramid Analytics

SDN network security: Building a safer architecture
sponsored by VMware
EGUIDE: As mobile devices and IoT increase the number of network connections, organizations can no longer rely on a hardened network perimeter to prevent cyberattacks. Software-defined networking (SDN) technology enables networks to better secure themselves and provide capabilities to enhance the network's ability to identify and remediate cyberattacks.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

VMware
 
 
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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