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ALSO CALLED: P K I, Public-key Infrastructure, PKI Security, PKI
DEFINITION: A PKI (public key infrastructure) enables users of a basically unsecure public network such as the Internet to securely and privately exchange data and money through the use of a public and a private cryptographic key pair that is obtained and shared through a trusted authority. The public key infrastructure provides for a digital certificate that can identify an individual or an organization and  … 

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Public Key Infrastructure Reports
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EMC Integration of PKI and Authentication Services for Securing VMWare Vcloud Suite 5.1 Environments
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This Proven Solutions Guide provides procedures for integrating hardened components including VMware vSphere, and unifying the environment's authentication mechanisms with a centralized directory. This guide details a secure multitenant Compute-as-a-Service cloud solution.
Posted: 21 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

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EMC & Arrow

MicroScope September 2013: A special issue covering the public sector
sponsored by MicroScope
EZINE: A themed issue examining the potential revenue opportunities for resellers that focus on the public sector.
Posted: 05 Sep 2013 | Published: 06 Sep 2013

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MicroScope

What you didn’t know about Certificate-Based Authentication
sponsored by OpenTrust
WHITE PAPER: You may want to consider a next-generation Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) solution to improve IT security cost-effectively. Read this whitepaper to learn what you should know about next-gen PKI.
Posted: 29 Jun 2013 | Published: 29 Jun 2013

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OpenTrust

Securing your Private Keys as Best Practice for Code Signing Certificates
sponsored by VeriSign EMEA
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines recent security breaches such as Stuxnet, and offers best practice measures, especially for the Windows platform, that can help to safeguard private keys so that your company doesn't become tools of malicious hackers.
Posted: 29 Jul 2011 | Published: 28 Jul 2011

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VeriSign EMEA

Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange - A Non-Mathematician's Explanation
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The Diffie-Hellman algorithm is one of the most common protocols used today. An understanding of its underlying protocols & processes helps a great deal when trouble-shooting a system. This white paper takes a simple approach to explaining ...
Posted: 10 Oct 2006 | Published: 01 Oct 2006

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Global Knowledge

PKI Certificates - A Source of Confusion?
sponsored by ArticSoft
WHITE PAPER: If you look inside MS Outlook at the security tab or you visit any of your favorite PKI or CA vendors, you will be educated in the need to understand the certificate.
Posted: 04 Apr 2002 | Published: 19 Feb 2002

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