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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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Three Key Steps to Achieving Mobile Security Harmony
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Information Governance
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CW buyer's guide: context-aware security
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 11-page  Computer Weekly buyer's guide  looks at how organisations should approach context-aware security technologies and what business benefits they can deliver.
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TechTalk Presentation Transcript: Analyst Jon Toigo discusses tape media today
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PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this transcript of a Jon Toigo video, learn about tape's usefulness in areas like disaster recovery and archiving, and learn about options for tape encryption and best practices for optimizing your tape performance.
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Jericho Forum: Data Protection
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Data protection needs to provide stronger, more flexible protection mechanisms around the data itself, the Jericho Forum/Open Group argues in this report.
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Essential Enterprise Mobile Security Controls
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EGUIDE: How will you defend your organization from the threats posed by mobile devices? This expert E-Guide will help you understand the tools and controls you should be implementing to maintain security and protect sensitive data.
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Secure your data – protect your business
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This guide for C-level executives explains the risks faced by businesses and the practical solutions they can take to secure their data.
Posted: 12 Nov 2012 | Published: 12 Nov 2012

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IT in Europe - May 2012
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Exploring cloud Security as a Service options
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EGUIDE: There are a number of new cloud-based security products, to help mitigate today’s cloud computing risks. This tip examines Security-as-a-Service tools available and the key features that are most important in a cloud server security platform such as encryption, identity management, configuration and vulnerability management and more.
Posted: 21 May 2012 | Published: 21 May 2012

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Simplify SSL Certificate Management Across the Enterprise
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Mobile Device Security Best Practices for BYOD
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EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide from SearchMobileComputing.com explores the issue of mobile device security and offers best practices for making a BYOD program work in your organization.
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Provide Secure, Ubiquitous Data For Your Users, Or Face The Consequences!
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EBRIEF: This E-Brief from SearchConsumerization.com explores the issues of data management and how enterprise-level file sharing and syncing solutions can allow corporate data to be safely managed on employee-owned devices.
Posted: 13 Mar 2012 | Published: 13 Mar 2012

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McAfee Endpoint Encryption
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WHITE PAPER: This resource will introduce you to a solution that can offer you multiple layers of protection against data loss and unauthorized access while also providing centralized deployment, management, shared policy administration, password recovery, and more.
Posted: 30 May 2013 | Published: 30 May 2013

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Healthcare Network Security with Fewer House Calls: Solution Brief
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How Deduplication Fits into Your Data Backup Plan
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Intel Laptop Processor Comparison Tool
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ASSESSMENT TOOL: See how you can use this handy comparison tool to evaluate the performance, security, and manageability features and benefits of different laptop processors. Strategically choose the solution that best matches your business needs -- click through now to get started!
Posted: 31 Dec 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Intel

Securely Implement and Configure SSL to Ward Off SSL Vulnerabilities
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EGUIDE: This expert e-guide describes the dangerous vulnerabilities that can arise from insecure Secure Socket Layer (SSL) usage, and details essential tips and strategies for properly implementing and configuring SSL in order to ensure Web security.
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Published: 19 Dec 2012

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Better cloud security with certificate and key management
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WEBCAST: This webcast explores how key management can help you overcome the data security challenges of cloud computing. Inside, discover the best practices for automating certificate management – click through to view now.
Posted: 09 Nov 2012 | Premiered: Nov 9, 2012

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FAQ Guide: Data Backup & Security Pain Points
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EGUIDE: This FAQ Guide can help you get started on the right path to securing your stored and backed up data. Access it now to find questions and answers about data encryption challenges and appliances, cloud storage security, and tape, host-based or disk encryption approaches.
Posted: 31 Oct 2012 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

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CipherCloud for Office 365 - Encryption Solution Demo
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WEBCAST: In just five minutes, we'll show you how you can transparently encrypt and protect all of your sensitive email, calendar, and contact information in Exchange Online and Hosted Exchange to eliminate concerns about about data privacy, residency, security, and compliance.
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Next Generation Enterprise WAN DMVPN
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper that outlines steps for migrating from DMVPN to GET VPN, and learn about what benefits you stand to gain by doing so.
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Customers Discuss Oracle Database Security
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WEBCAST: Oracle customers, TransUnion, CMC Markets, Diamond Resorts International and National Marrow Donor Program, discuss defense-in-depth database security with data encryption, privileged user access control, data masking, and consolidated auditing and reporting.
Posted: 24 May 2012 | Premiered: May 24, 2012

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May Technical Guide on PCI DSS Guidance
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EGUIDE: This technical guide, brought to you by SearchSecurity.com offers a global perspective on the various technologies available for organizations to meet the stringent requirements of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS). View now to explore PCI DSS guidance for encryption, tokenization and virtualization technologies.
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Email Security- The IBE Architectural Advantage
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WHITE PAPER: This resource examines the challenges of securing business communication and how to overcome it. View now to explore the shortcomings of existing encryption solutions, key requirements for ubiquitous secure business communication, how Identity-based encryption (IBE) meets these requirements, and more.
Posted: 05 Apr 2012 | Published: 05 Apr 2012

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Oracle Database 11g Release 2 High Availability
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how Oracle Advanced Security provides transparent, standards-based security that protects data through data-at-rest encryption, network encryption, and strong authentication services.
Posted: 12 Mar 2012 | Published: 31 Oct 2010

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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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