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ALSO CALLED: Secure Socket Layer, Secure Sockets Layer
DEFINITION: The Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a commonly-used protocol for managing the security of a message transmission on the Internet. SSL has recently been succeeded by Transport Layer Security (TLS), which is based on SSL. SSL uses a program layer located between the Internet's Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) and Transport Control Protocol (TCP) layers. SSL is included as part of both the Microsoft  … 
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Consumerization 101: Defining & Enforcing a Successful BYOD Policy
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EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchConsumerization.com explores the top concerns of consumerization and BYOD in and discusses how to create a successful BYOD policy that will help mitigate the risks. In addition, get the answers to today's top consumerization questions and learn how cloud storage can be a life-saver in the event of device loss/theft.
Posted: 21 Jan 2013 | Published: 21 Jan 2013

SearchSecurity.com

The Pros and Cons of Delivering Web Pages Over an SSL Connection
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EGUIDE: Though Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) offers distinct security advantages, there are drawbacks to this method of webpage delivery, as well. This expert e-guide explores the pros and cons of delivering webpages over an SSL connection. See if this strategy is right for your organization – read on to learn more.
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Published: 20 Dec 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Explaining How Trusted SSL Certificates and Forged SSL Certificates Work
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EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores how trusted and forged SSL certificates work, as well as the dangers that arise from compromised Certification Authorities (CAs). Discover what you need to know about the state of the digital marketplace today – read on to learn more.
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Published: 19 Dec 2012

SearchSecurity.com

How SSL-Encrypted Web Connections are Intercepted
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EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, uncover 4 key strategies for defending against illegal TLS/SSL-encrypted Web connection interception. Learn how these cyber-attacks work, the challenges of digital certificates, SSL-interception tools, and more by reading on now.
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Published: 17 Dec 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Desktop Administrator's Guide to BYOD - Pros and Cons of BYOD
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EBOOK: BYOD and BYOPC can reduce costs, increase flexibility, and help keep your users happy. But to maximize the benefits and minimize the risk, it is essential to put the right policies in place. Read this E-Book to uncover the promises and pitfalls of these trends and how you can embrace them in your enterprise.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

SearchSecurity.com

BYOD Security Policy Considerations and Best Practices
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EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchConsumerization.com unveils best practices for creating your enterprise's bring your own device (BYOD) policy and steps you should take to ensure access and freedom for your employees without sacrificing corporate security and control.
Posted: 26 Nov 2012 | Published: 26 Nov 2012

SearchSecurity.com

About to Buy: Mobile Device Management Software
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EBOOK: Are you considering purchasing mobile device management (MDM) software? Read this "About to Buy" guide from SearchConsumerization.com for help making a smart MDM software purchase.
Posted: 10 Aug 2012 | Published: 10 Aug 2012

SearchSecurity.com

The Desktop Admin's Guide to BYOD: Pros and Cons of BYOD
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EBOOK: Despite the fact that BYOD and BYOPC can reduce costs, add IT flexibility, and keep employees happy, they are not without issues. Check out this E-Book from SearchConsumerization.com to learn the promises and pitfalls of BYOD and BYOPC and discover how to successfully embrace them in your organization.
Posted: 23 May 2012 | Published: 23 May 2012

SearchSecurity.com

IT Handbook : Smartphones & Tablets in the Enterprise
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EGUIDE: This IT Handbook from SearchConsumerization.com explores the growing trend of consumerization and how you can embrace it in your organization.
Posted: 10 Apr 2012 | Published: 10 Apr 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Securing Corporate Data in the Age of Mobile Computing
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EBOOK: This Expert Briefing from SearchConsumerization.com discusses key tips for enterprises to allow employees to work from their personal devices while ensuring corporate data remains secure.
Posted: 20 Jan 2012 | Published: 20 Jan 2012

SearchSecurity.com

SSL Certificate Management: Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide explores the most common SSL certificate management mistakes that can set the stage for a Web application exploit, and offers key advice for avoiding these errors – read on to learn more now.
Posted: 12 Feb 2013 | Published: 12 Feb 2013

Thawte Inc.

SSL Certificate Management: Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
EGUIDE: Explore the common challenges associated with manual SSL certificate management and uncover how you can avoid these costly mistakes.
Posted: 04 Feb 2013 | Published: 04 Feb 2013

Thawte Inc.

Podcast: Why SSL Security Matters
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
PODCAST: Download this podcast for an overview of Secure Sockets Layer, why you should use it, and what you need to do to defend yourself against common SSL attacks.
Posted: 04 Feb 2013 | Premiered: Feb 4, 2013

Thawte Inc.

How SSL and TLS Secure Network Transactions
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EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchEnterpriseWAN.com aims to provide introductory knowledge of the ins and outs of SSL VPN and TLS and how they protect network transactions. View now to learn more!
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Published: 20 Dec 2012

GeoTrust, Inc.

Securely Implement and Configure SSL to Ward Off SSL Vulnerabilities
sponsored by GeoTrust, Inc.
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

GeoTrust, Inc.

Proper use of VPN and RPC/HTTPS
sponsored by F5 Networks
EGUIDE: Consult this expert E-guide to find out more about the possible options to connect Outlook to Exchange, and you can find the right match for your organization. Weigh the advantages of VPN or RPC/HTTPS by reading this resource now.
Posted: 12 Nov 2012 | Published: 12 Nov 2012

F5 Networks

Two-factor Authentication: A Tokenless Approach
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WHITE PAPER: Learn about a flexible, cost-effective and easy-to-use two-factor authentication solution that offers greater security for your organization than leveraging password authentication alone.
Posted: 15 Aug 2012 | Published: 15 Aug 2012

PortalGuard

Securing your Online Data Transfer with SSL
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an introduction to SSL security highlighting how it operates. Also included, is a discussion of the various applications of SSL certificates as well as their appropriate deployment. Additionally, uncover details regarding how to test SSL certificates on your web server.
Posted: 05 Jul 2012 | Published: 05 Jul 2012

Thawte Inc.

Securing your Microsoft Internet InformationServices (MS IIS) Web Server with a Thawte Digital Certificate
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WHITE PAPER: This resource is designed to take the guesswork out of implementing SSL for Exchange 2010, making it easier than ever to get the SSL certificate you need for a successful and secure Exchange implementation.
Posted: 03 Jul 2012 | Published: 03 Jul 2012

Thawte Inc.

Simplify SSL Certificate Management Across the Enterprise
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Managing SSL Certificates has become a complex task especially for organizations with multiple locations, divisions and increasing Web-based services. In this resource, uncover a five (5) step guide to help you take control on SSL Certificates across the enterprise and key recommendations.
Posted: 07 May 2012 | Published: 07 May 2012

Symantec Corporation

Improving WAN Performance: Best Practices
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EGUIDE: In this exclusive expert E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com, explore how you really can find the right balance between offering your users the performance and quality they want and having the security your organization needs.
Posted: 17 Feb 2012 | Published: 17 Feb 2012

F5 Networks

How to choose a Certificate Authority
sponsored by VeriSign EMEA
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at the role of Certificate Authorities (CAs) in web security, including what measures a CA can take to promote trust in its certificates and the criteria to consider when choosing the best CA for the job.
Posted: 12 Jan 2012 | Published: 12 Jan 2012

VeriSign EMEA

8 reasons why Citrix NetScaler beats the competition
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Is your network ready for the Cloud? Not with other ADCs.  This free report explains how Citrix NetScaler beats the competition. Shift to Citrix NetScaler.
Posted: 05 Jan 2012 | Published: 05 Jan 2012

Citrix

Best practices for implementing 2048-bit SSL
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WHITE PAPER: Ready for 2048-bit SSL? Not with the competition. Shift to Citrix NetScaler for 2x faster 2048-bit SSL performance. Download the 2048-bit Performance Kit.
Posted: 05 Jan 2012 | Published: 05 Jan 2012

Citrix

AlertBoot Transitions to the Cloud at One-Third the cost with Riverbed Stingray Traffic Manager
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
CASE STUDY: This case study reveals how a leading provider of full disk encryption switched to the cloud and needed a balancing soltution that could support the migration and prevent downtime.
Posted: 09 Nov 2011 | Published: 09 Nov 2011

Riverbed Technology, Inc.
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SSL DEFINITION (continued): …  and Netscape browsers and most Web server products. Developed by Netscape, SSL also gained the support of Microsoft and other Internet client/server developers as well and became the de facto standard until evolving into Transport Layer Security. The "sockets" part of the term refers to the sockets method of passing data back and forth between a client and a server program in a network or between program layers in the same computer. SSL uses the public-and-private key encryption system from RSA, which also includes the use of a digital certificate. TLS and SSL are an integral part of most Web … 
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