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ALSO CALLED: Security Breach, Data Theft, Data Breaches, Data Breach, Data Security Breaches
DEFINITION: Identity theft is a crime in which an imposter obtains key pieces of personal information, such as Social Security or driver's license numbers, in order to impersonate someone else. The information can be used to obtain credit, merchandise, and services in the name of the victim, or to provide the thief with false credentials. In addition to running up debt, an imposter might provide false identification  … 

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The identity perimeter
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Analysts Bob Tarzey and Rob Bamforth, make the case for identity management and advanced single-sign-on (SSO) to help businesses and their customers and partners work in a more integrated way.
Posted: 05 Apr 2013 | Published: 05 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

The various ways to fight new and emerging cybercrime
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: Cybercrime is a constant battle companies face on a daily basis. Criminal tactics in this field of crime are always changing and advancing in style. This expert E-Guide will provide new approaches to defeating the risks of cybercrime, along with keeping you updated on the various forms that can threaten your company.
Posted: 29 Nov 2011 | Published: 29 Nov 2011

SearchSecurity.com

Underexposed risks of public Wi-Fi hotspots
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Information Security series assess the hidden security risks of public Wi-Fi  hotspots.
Posted: 15 Mar 2013 | Published: 15 Mar 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

The Deloitte Consumer Review: A more secure customer
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from Deloitte assesses the impact of cybercrime on consumers and offers advice to businesses on how to respond.
Posted: 12 Mar 2013 | Published: 12 Mar 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Presentation Transcript: Automating Access Certification in Just 17 Days
sponsored by Aveksa
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript describes the benefits one of your peers enjoyed after implementing a particular IAM solution which helped them automate their certification process.
Posted: 10 Aug 2012 | Published: 10 Aug 2012

Aveksa

SonicWALL PCI Compliance Solution Brief
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) applies to any organization that processes, transmits or stores payment card transactions or cardholder information. PCI applies not only to retailers but also to any business that accepts a single payment card transaction, no matter the size or industry.
Posted: 14 Feb 2011 | Published: 14 Feb 2011

SonicWALL

E-Guide: Basic Techniques to Prevent Identity Theft and Cybercrime
sponsored by ArcSight, an HP Company
EGUIDE: When it comes to cybercrime, identity theft techniques often vary from the technical -- computer forensics -- to the old-school -- calling victims to gather personal information. In this guide, our expert covers basic techniques to prevent identity theft.
Posted: 13 Dec 2010 | Published: 10 Dec 2010

ArcSight, an HP Company

Basic Building Blocks: Preparing for PCI DSS 2.0
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WEBCAST: With their own reputation and brands at risk, merchants and service providers must secure applications from potential vulnerabilities to comply with PCI DSS standards.
Posted: 04 Oct 2010 | Premiered: Oct 4, 2010

Veracode, Inc.

E-Book: Red Flag Rules Compliance
sponsored by Gemalto
EBOOK: SearchFinancialSecurity.com presents a comprehensive guide to Red Flag Rules compliance. Our experts cover all the angles with authoritative technical advice on: using a risk-based approach for compliance; specific examples of red flags; clarification of the guidance; and what industry organizations are doing to help victims.
Posted: 09 Sep 2010 | Published: 09 Sep 2010

Gemalto

Defining Identity Management
sponsored by Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document defines the components of identity management, starting with the underlying business challenges of managing user identities and entitlements across multiple systems and applications. Identity management functions are defined in the context of these challenges.
Posted: 02 Jun 2010 | Published: 02 Jun 2010

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.

Security Threat Report: 2010
sponsored by Sophos UK
ANALYST REPORT: The first decade of the 21st century saw a dramatic change in the nature of cybercrime. Hackers have evolved from teenage boys spreading graffiti for kicks and notoriety to organised, financially motivated gangs. Read this white paper for a better understanding of the history of malware and learn to craft a better, safer future for internet users.
Posted: 25 May 2010 | Published: 25 May 2010

Sophos UK

Case Study: Data Solutions, Inc. Protects its Clients with Panda Cloud Office Protection
sponsored by Panda Security
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to learn how Data Solutions, Inc. gained the ability to handle remote management from a single point, to handle remote installation and management of all clients, to reduce service management operating costs, and to prevent identity theft by implementing Panda Cloud Office Protection.
Posted: 03 Dec 2009 | Published: 20 Nov 2009

Panda Security

E-Book - Online Fraud: Mitigation and Detection to Reduce the Threat of Online Crime
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: As our economy struggles to regain its footing, online fraud is more prevalent than ever. In this E-Book, experts reveal a model for common fraud and present tips on easing fraud pains. Also, find out how financial fraud affects consumer bank behavior. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 01 Oct 2009 | Published: 31 Aug 2009

SearchSecurity.com

An Introduction to Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) & Internet Single Sign-On
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
VIDEOCAST: Check out this videocast to learn about Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML): what it is, how it works, and why it's important.
Posted: 11 Aug 2009 | Premiered: Aug 11, 2009

Ping Identity Corporation

Credit Issuers: Stop Application Fraud At The Source With Device Reputation
sponsored by iovation, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn about new and innovative techniques and solutions can be used to combat fraud, and how you can realize a true return on investment by reducing losses from fraud exposure and increasing operational efficiency within your fraud prevention process.
Posted: 09 Jun 2009 | Published: 09 Jun 2009

iovation, Inc.

Entraction Uses Device Reputation to Carry Out "Zero Tolerance" for Fraud
sponsored by iovation, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Entraction has no reservations about the effectiveness and efficiencies that are possible using device fingerprinting paired with device reputation; this is real data pulled from the user's computer, coupled with fact-based evidence of fraud from that computer's past. Read this case study to learn about how Entraction is fighting fraud.
Posted: 09 Jun 2009 | Published: 09 Jun 2009

iovation, Inc.

Data Breach Case Study: Heartland Payment Systems
sponsored by Sourcefire
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to learn how Sourcefire's solutions can help top credit and debit card processors, as well as companies completing far fewer online transactions, in protecting sensitive customer data from cybercriminals.
Posted: 18 Mar 2009 | Published: 01 Jan 2009

Sourcefire

Presentation Transcript: Phishing and the Underground Economy
sponsored by MarkMonitor
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This document describes the risks of the new Underground Economy, phishing types, malware and how to combat phishing exploitation.
Posted: 06 Jan 2009 | Published: 06 Jan 2009

MarkMonitor

Who Is Fighting Phishing: An Overview of the Phishing Lifecycle and the Entities Involved
sponsored by MarkMonitor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the lifecycle of a phishing attack and how different entities--including third-party take down services and law enforcement--are involved in the process of disabling phishing sites.
Posted: 10 Oct 2008 | Published: 09 Oct 2008

MarkMonitor

PCI DSS Success: Archiving Compliance and Increasing Web Application Security
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This paper elaborates on the changing nature of the PCI DDS landscape and its requirements. It also identifies applicable application network compliance solutions from Citrix Systems Inc..
Posted: 19 Sep 2008 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

Citrix

Methods, Motivations, and Mitigation of Insider Threats
sponsored by VeriSign, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a closer look at the real impact of insider threats. From the motives and means, to types of insider attacks and best practices, learn more about how this complicated criminal behavior is impacting enterprise today.
Posted: 28 Nov 2007 | Published: 13 Feb 2007

VeriSign, Inc

Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0
sponsored by Kaspersky
TRIAL SOFTWARE: Try this free trial download today and see how Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0 features triple threat protection that defends against identity theft, confidential data leakage and all Internet threats.
Posted: 16 Nov 2007 | Premiered: 01 Nov 2007

Kaspersky

DigitalPersona Pro
sponsored by DigitalPersona
SOFTWARE DEMO: This free product demo shows how DigitalPersona Pro can provide your company with biometric authentication for secure single sign-on.
Posted: 15 May 2007 | Premiered: 01 Jan 2006

DigitalPersona

Cascading Risk
sponsored by Core Security Technologies
WEBCAST: This webcast identifies the trends towards the outsourcing of business and technology processes, and how that can increase systemic and operational risk within an enterprise.
Posted: 04 Apr 2007 | Premiered: Apr 26, 2007, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Core Security Technologies

Symantec Internet Security Threat Report
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This Internet Security Threat Report details the issues related to online fraud and examines current trends in the internet security landscape. Read this paper today and learn about the future of internet attacks and what to expect in the coming years.
Posted: 30 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Symantec Corporation
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