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DEFINITION: Encryption is the conversion of data into a form, called a ciphertext, that cannot be easily understood by unauthorized people. Decryption is the process of converting encrypted data back into its original form, so it can be understood.The use of encryption/decryption is as old as the art of communication. In wartime, a cipher, often incorrectly called a code, can be employed to keep the enemy from  … 
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eGuide: Expert Tips for Deploying Secure Messaging Technologies
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: This eGuide discusses the critical importance of securing these messaging systems and looks at various methods for protecting the information that is transmitted via these technologies.
Posted: 24 Oct 2008 | Published: 22 Oct 2008

SearchSecurity.com

Five Truths About Enterprise Data Protection
sponsored by PGP Corporation
WHITE PAPER: How can your business secure data that is always on the move? Read this paper to learn valuable information for securing your data with an enterprise-wide data encryption strategy.
Posted: 17 Sep 2009 | Published: 22 Dec 2008

PGP Corporation

Protecting Healthcare Organizations from Patient Data Loss
sponsored by Code Green Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Negative publicity from a data breach can have lasting consequences, undermining patient confidence and damaging an organization's reputation. This paper covers potential data breaches within healthcare organizations and strategies for preventing them. Read on to learn more about the steps you can take to protect patients' sensitive information.
Posted: 08 Sep 2009 | Published: 08 Sep 2009

Code Green Networks, Inc.

Data Storage Backup Security tutorial: Tape Encryption and Cloud Backup
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
EBOOK: Data storage backups are a necessary element of data protection plan, but they're often the biggest source of security woes. Learn everything you need to know about keeping your backups secure in this tutorial.
Posted: 19 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 Aug 2009

Quantum Corporation

Closing the Gaps in Enterprise Data Security: A Model for 360 degree Protection
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the primary data threats that currently concern chief security officers (CSOs) and IT security management within enterprises, and recommends best-practice techniques to minimize and overcome risks to data security. These best practices have been successfully implemented and deployed in organizations.
Posted: 10 Aug 2009 | Published: 10 Jun 2009

Sophos, Inc.

The Critical Need for Encrypted Email and Secure File Transfer Solutions
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This free email encryption whitepaper from Osterman Research discusses key issues around the encryption of both email and file transfer systems, some of the leading statutes that require sensitive content to be encrypted, and suggestions for moving forward with encryption.
Posted: 04 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 Jul 2009

Proofpoint, Inc.

Closing the Gaps in Enterprise Data Security: A Model for 360 degree Protection
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the primary data threats that currently concern chief security officers (CSOs) and IT security management within enterprises, and recommends best-practice techniques to minimize and overcome risks to data security. These best practices have been successfully implemented and deployed in organizations.
Posted: 17 Jul 2009 | Published: 01 Jun 2009

Sophos, Inc.

Is Your Data at Risk?: Why Physical Security is Insufficient for Laptop Computers
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Evaluating the various data security options to protect your PCs can be challenging. This paper examines the options, discusses why passwords alone are not sufficient and makes the case for strong data encryption.
Posted: 17 Jul 2009 | Published: 01 Jun 2009

Sophos, Inc.

Fundamental Principles of Network Security
sponsored by APC by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: This paper covers the fundamentals of secure networking systems, including firewalls, network topology and secure protocols.
Posted: 10 Jul 2009 | Published: 09 Jul 2009

APC by Schneider Electric

Presentation Transcript: Endpoint security fundamentals
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript, taken from the video of the same name, offers a "back-to-basics" look at endpoint security and helps you identify the truly critical components of an enterprise client security program, especially when budgets are tight.
Posted: 25 Jun 2009 | Published: 25 Jun 2009

Sophos, Inc.

The Massachusetts Data Protection Law
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com & SearchCompliance.com
EBOOK: Massachusetts businesses facing down MA 201 CMR 17.00 can meet the challenge with preparation and execution. Read this e-book to learn more about important topics such as identity theft, data breach prevention, mandatory encryption, and getting ahead of the game where Massachusetts data protection law is concerned.
Posted: 18 Jun 2009 | Published: 18 Jun 2009

SearchSecurity.com & SearchCompliance.com

Presentation Transcript: Changing the Economics of Storage Infrastructure with Virtualization
sponsored by LSI and presented by HP
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In these hard economic times, so much information is already out there about how to bring down the costs of storage infrastructures, but none of them describe how the design of a flexible and agile (adaptive) infrastructure actually facilitates these potential savings.
Posted: 29 May 2009 | Published: 15 May 2009

LSI and presented by HP

Exchange Insider E-Zine Volume 1: The Importance of Lifecycle Planning for Email Archives
sponsored by SearchExchange.com
EZINE: In this premier issue of Exchange Insider, you'll learn the importance of properly archiving email messages in your Exchange environment, learn how implementing SSL concepts is required for proper Exchange infrastructure management, and what the requirements are to securely migrate to Exchange Server 2007 from previous, legacy versions.
Posted: 16 Apr 2009 | Published: 15 Apr 2009

SearchExchange.com

Information Security Magazine - February 2009: BUDGET SQUEEZE - How to Maintain Security during a Recession
sponsored by Information Security Magazine
EBOOK: Check out this eBook and get expert advice that can help your company successfully improve its threat management posture.
Posted: 08 Apr 2009 | Published: 01 Feb 2009

Information Security Magazine

Strengthening Enterprise Security through Notebook Encryption
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Implementing notebook computer encryption is significantly less costly than the potential expense of one data breach. Read this paper to learn why Intel recommends adopting notebook encryption and how to implement it in a cost-effective manner.
Posted: 02 Apr 2009 | Published: 01 Dec 2008

Intel Corporation

Faster Application Development via Improved Database Change Management
sponsored by Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Embarcadero® Change Manager™ puts the power of change tracking, schema comparison, software-generated synchronization scripts, and flexible reporting into the hands of the development team.
Posted: 01 Apr 2009 | Published: 27 Mar 2009

Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.

7 Requirements of Data Loss Prevention
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This report provides a clear understanding of the capabilities a successful data loss prevention solution must deliver. It also incorporates insight into the capabilities that companies require from their solution.
Posted: 10 Mar 2009 | Published: 10 Mar 2009

Symantec Corporation

MegaCryption v6.2
sponsored by Advanced Software Products Group, Inc. (ASPG, Inc.)
TRIAL SOFTWARE: ASPG's latest enterprise encryption is designed for the prevention of data security breaches and securing data exchanged between business partners for z/OS, Windows, UNIX & Linux.
Posted: 06 Mar 2009 | Premiered: 06 Mar 2009

Advanced Software Products Group, Inc. (ASPG, Inc.)

Improving Regulatory Compliance with Encryption
sponsored by Utimaco Safeware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the role that encryption plays in minimizing your company's risk and helps IT directors, security officers, and executives meet confidentiality mandates and satisfy legal requirements within particular geographic regions.
Posted: 02 Feb 2009 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Utimaco Safeware

SQL Server 2008: What to Expect
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 has many great new features that will allow you to develop higher performing, more scalable next-generation applications using more than just relational data.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

Global Knowledge

Efficient SAN Based Tape Encryption with Curtis Preston
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WEBCAST: Watch this webcast for expert tips on securing your SAN environment and meeting government regulations. Learn about a technique that transparently encrypts data inside the storage environment without slowing or disrupting business critical applications.
Posted: 14 Nov 2008 | Premiered: Dec 3, 2008, 11:00 EST (16:00 GMT)

Cisco Systems, Inc.

eBook: Software as a Service: What You Should Consider When Moving to SaaS
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: Check out this expert eBook and learn about the current trends in the SaaS market and find out how these services can help your company thrive in today's difficult economy.
Posted: 13 Nov 2008 | Published: 13 Nov 2008

SearchSecurity.com

Expert eBook: Encryption: Properly Securing Your Valuable Data
sponsored by Information Security Magazine
WHITE PAPER: Check out this expert eBook and learn about best practices and techniques for protecting your company's data with encryption technology.
Posted: 28 Oct 2008 | Published: 28 Oct 2008

Information Security Magazine

Ensure Data Protection with Sun StorageTek T10000B Tape Drives
sponsored by Sun StorageTek
VIDEOCAST: Learn how Sun StorageTek T-series tape drives use a Crypto-Key Management System to encrypt data, and how Volsafe technology helps your business meet electronic, regulatory, and legal requirements.
Posted: 24 Oct 2008 | Premiered: Oct 23, 2008

Sun StorageTek

Securing Data Stored on Tape with Encryption: How to Choose the Right Encryption Key Management Solution
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Q-EKM software, is designed to generate and communicate encryption keys and it is a proven, easy-to-use, library-managed encryption solution designed to protect sensitive data throughout the enterprise.
Posted: 23 Oct 2008 | Published: 23 Oct 2008

Quantum Corporation
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DATA ENCRYPTION DEFINITION (continued): …  obtaining the contents of transmissions. (Technically, a code is a means of representing a signal without the intent of keeping it secret; examples are Morse code and ASCII.) Simple ciphers include the substitution of letters for numbers, the rotation of letters in the alphabet, and the "scrambling" of voice signals by inverting the sideband frequencies. More complex ciphers work according to sophisticated computer algorithms that rearrange the data bits in digital signals.In order to easily recover the contents of an encrypted signal, the correct decryption key is required. The key is an algorithm … 
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