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DEFINITION: The Secure Shell Charter (SSH Charter) is a set of papers produced by the Secure Shell Working Group (SSH Working Group), an organization dedicated to updating and standardizing the popular Unix-based interface and protocol known as Secure Shell (SSH or secsh). The SSH Working Group is administered by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), an international body that defines standard network operating  … 
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Secure Shell Protocol Reports
The Technical Complexities and Risks of Public Key Authentication: The Lack of SSH User Key Management in Large Enterprises Today
sponsored by SSH Communications Security Corp.
WHITE PAPER: While SSH (Secure Shell) user keys are often used for granting system access for system administrators, many organizations lack the proper processes for effectively managing them, introducing a number of security risks. This paper highlights ten (10) technical challenges and risks related to public key authentication and how to address them.
Posted: 21 May 2012 | Published: 21 May 2012

SSH Communications Security Corp.

7 Things Every System Administrator Should Know about OpenSSH
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This paper will focus on the OpenSSH implementation, which was initially developed as part of the OpenBSD project and is installed by default on most modern BSD and Linux-based operating systems, including Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Fedora.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

Global Knowledge

Fundamental Principles of Network Security
sponsored 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

Schneider Electric

WS_FTP Professional and WS_FTP Server with SSH
sponsored by Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
DATA SHEET: Secure file transfer products enable businesses to manage data, control access, and securely move files between locations. This white paper highlights how going beyond the basic FTP solutions is necessary for secure and reliable file transfer.
Posted: 01 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Jul 2007

Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold

TOGAF® and SABSA® Integration
sponsored by
IT BRIEFING: This paper from the Open Group, documents an approach to enhance the TOGAF enterprise architecture methodology with the SABSA security architecture approach to create one holistic architecture methodology.
Posted: 05 Jan 2012 | Published: 11 Oct 2011

Establishing an Effective Application Strategy for your Mobile Enterprise
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The explosion of enterprise applications has made it possible for many employees to work anywhere, anytime. IT is pressed to deliver security-rich applications across platforms and devices. This white paper provides an overview to help you establish an effective mobile application strategy.
Posted: 12 Aug 2011 | Published: 12 Aug 2011


Cruise Industry Leader Carnival Australia Improves IT Productivity and Reduces IT Costs by Optimizing Satellite WAN with Silver Peak
sponsored by Silver Peak
CASE STUDY: This case study demonstrates how Carnival Australia was able to achieve necessary improvements using Silver Peak’s data center class WAN optimization appliances to optimize satellite connections and address the network-induced latency, bandwidth limitations, and packet-loss issues on the WAN.
Posted: 31 Oct 2011 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Silver Peak

Optimize Application Performance and Security
sponsored by BlueCoat
DATA SHEET: Blue Coat ProxyClient helps deliver a headquarters work experience to all employees wherever they are. With ProxyClient, you can define which applications to accelerate and which to block based on security and bandwidth requirements.
Posted: 15 May 2009 | Published: 14 May 2009


Accelerate Business Through a Cost-efficient Virtual Workforce: Citrix Transforms IT into an On-Demand Service for Virtual Workers
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper defines a virtual workforce, describes the challenges and requirements that organisations face when supporting a virtual workforce, and explains how Citrix solutions can address these requirements and scale accordingly to foster and support future growth.
Posted: 18 Sep 2009 | Published: 25 May 2009


Compliance Policy Management: Continuous Compliance with Tripwire Enterprise
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
DATA SHEET: Improperly configured physical and virtual IT infrastructure is the leading cause of security breaches. As a result, organizations are subject to an increasing number of complex regulations or standards designed to secure the IT infrastructure.
Posted: 24 Feb 2011 | Published: 24 Feb 2011

Tripwire, Inc.
SECURE SHELL PROTOCOL DEFINITION (continued): …  protocols.SSH is used to securely access and remotely control computers and servers. SSH provides automatic encryption, authentication and compression, facilitating secure rlogin, file transfers and TCP/IP communications. The SSH Working Group endeavors to make certain that SSH is easy to implement at the application level without intensive user interaction. Other goals of the group are to ensure that SSH will always: Provide optimum and continually updated protection against external threats Function efficiently without a global key management or certificate infrastructure Utilize existing … 
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