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ALSO CALLED: Universal Serial Bus
DEFINITION: USB (Universal Serial Bus) is a plug-and-play interface between a computer and add-on devices, such as media players, keyboards, telephones, digital cameras, scanners, flash drives, joysticks and printers. USB supports hot-swapping, which means that a new device can be added to your computer without having to add an adapter card or even having to turn the computer off. The USB peripheral bus standard  … 

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BadUSB 2.0: Exploring USB man-in-the-middle attacks
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Security Series explores the uses and capabilities of rogue USB hardware implants for use in cyber espionage activities.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Aug 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Information Security Breaches Survey 2013
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: Security breaches cost large businesses an average of £850,000, the 2013 Information Security Breaches Survey reveals.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Expands the workspace with one single cable
sponsored by MMD
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Check out the following solution brief to get a firsthand look at what's new to the world of docking stations. See how with USB 3.0 you can virtually eliminate the need for excess wires, actually increase worker well-being, and more.
Posted: 15 Apr 2014 | Published: 15 Apr 2014

MMD

EFT Server to Replace USB for SCADA; EFT Server Enterprise Helps to Reduce Risks through Multi-Zone Architecture
sponsored by Globalscape
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains that USB drives have been used to transport viruses and malware, both on purpose and accidentally.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Globalscape

Three Ways to Prevent USB Insecurity
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: This crucial white paper examines how removable device policy enforcement can mitigate these risks while enabling managed use of these necessary productivity tools.
Posted: 14 Oct 2013 | Published: 14 Oct 2013

Lumension

After a Thorough Search and Exhaustive Testing of Device Control Solutions, Greenwood Academies Trust Chooses Lumension®
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: This case study focuses on one organization that implemented device control to better manage its sensitive data across all endpoints and removable devices without any worry.
Posted: 11 Oct 2013 | Published: 11 Oct 2013

Lumension

Salvation Army Protects the Integrity of Data and Global Brand
sponsored by Lumension
CASE STUDY: Protecting data integrity without hindering their care-givers and officers is paramount for The Salvation Army. This case study reveals how the organization implemented plug and play flexibility for their users with USB devices and mitigated potential data threats with endpoint security.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2007

Lumension

How to Achieve Device Control Peace of Mind
sponsored by Lumension
CASE STUDY: Uncover which solution one of your peers implemented to help them find peace of mind and stop worrying about data loss and malware intrusion from removable USB drives and other portable storage devices.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Lumension

Beyond Passwords & Outdated Physical Access Systems
sponsored by Entrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn why passwords and traditional physical access systems are simply inefficient in this day and age and discover how smart credentials are a vital component of your physical and logical access security strategy.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Entrust, Inc.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): SAN Acceleration Using FalconStor Network Storage Server (NSS)
sponsored by FalconStor Software
WHITE PAPER: Do you have questions regarding SAN acceleration? Learn more about solid state storage, which solid state technologies are currently on the market, and why your enterprise needs solid state storage. This concise white paper is designed to answer frequently asked questions on these topics and more.
Posted: 25 Oct 2010 | Published: 25 Oct 2010

FalconStor Software

Three Ways to Prevent Insider Risk Within Your SCCM-Managed Environment
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how removable device policy enforcement can prevent risks while enabling managed use of necessary productivity tools—seamlessly within your Microsoft® System Center Configuration Manager-managed environment.
Posted: 27 Jan 2010 | Published: 27 Jan 2010

Lumension

How to Prevent Security Breaches Through Effective Management and Control of USB Devices
sponsored by Lumension
WEBCAST: Learn how USB devices are used to transfer data, the federal government’s ban on USB devices and its impact, and how to effectively manage USB devices to secure data and networks without impacting productivity.
Posted: 12 Aug 2009 | Premiered: Aug 12, 2009

Lumension

The Insider Threat and Mobile Devices: Employees Often Evade and Ignore Security Policies
sponsored by IronKey
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Check out this presentation transcript to learn about the results of a study concerned with the extent to which employees in U.S. companies are complying or not complying with reasonable data protection and security practices.
Posted: 26 May 2009 | Published: 26 May 2009

IronKey

Nucleus RTOS
sponsored by Mentor Graphics
SOFTWARE DEMO: Complex microprocessors lie at the heart of every electronic device and embedded system in use today - from mobile phones to brain scanners. Such products demand sophisticated software to get the job done, and that's where operating systems come in.
Posted: 14 Apr 2009 | Premiered: 14 Apr 2009

Mentor Graphics

New Insider Threat Emerges in the New Economy
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: Learn how employees and partners are engaging with IT assets and intellectual property.
Posted: 02 Feb 2009 | Published: 02 Feb 2009

Lumension

Dell ProSupport Hard Drive Data Recovery Service
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
DATA SHEET: Dell's Hard Drive Data Recovery Service gives customers of all sizes - from small businesses to large public companies and government agencies - the opportunity to recover data from a failed hard drive.
Posted: 09 Jan 2009 | Published: 09 Jan 2009

DellEMC and Intel®

The SAP Virtualization Ecosystem
sponsored by VMware and Intel
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This paper discusses the options available to you for virtualizing SAP, the big cost savings you can expect from virtualization, and why you should go virtual right away.
Posted: 18 Dec 2008 | Published: 18 Dec 2008

VMware and Intel

Citrix XenApp 5.0: Preparing for a Successful Migration
sponsored by visionapp
WHITE PAPER: Citrix XenApp 5.0 offers new functionality: with preferential load balancing, preset values can now be applied to both specific users and particular applications.
Posted: 14 Nov 2008 | Published: 14 Nov 2008

visionapp

Secure Mobile Computing: Using Two-factor Authentication with VPNs and Disk Encryption
sponsored by Aladdin Knowledge Systems
WHITE PAPER: Although mobile computing offers organizations many competitive advantages, it also entails significant security risks to corporate networks and sensitive corporate data. Read this whitepaper to learn about strong authentication solutions.
Posted: 28 Jul 2008 | Published: 11 Jun 2008

Aladdin Knowledge Systems

Paramount Foods Upgrades Store Technology
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
CASE STUDY: Read how the owner of a North Carolina based food company found a way to keep up with major supermarket chains with HP POS hardware and servers.
Posted: 18 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Oct 2006

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

HP - rp5700 Point of Sale System
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
DATA SHEET: The HP rp5700 Point of Sale System gives you a flexible point-of-sale platform that can go from the front of the store to the back office.
Posted: 18 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2008

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Tera1100 PC-over-IP Portal Processor Product Brief
sponsored by Teradici Corporation
PRODUCT LITERATURE: The TERA1100 Portal Processor is designed to be integrated into a Desktop Portal, a small device at the end-user's desk.
Posted: 10 Mar 2008 | Published: 10 Mar 2008

Teradici Corporation

The Threats Posed by Portable Storage Devices
sponsored by GFI Software
PRODUCT LITERATURE: This white paper examines the nature of the threat that devices such as iPods, USB sticks, flash drives and PDAs present and the counter-measures that organizations can adopt to eliminate them.
Posted: 25 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Jun 2007

GFI Software

Mobile Data Security Essentials for Your Changing, Growing Workforce
sponsored by CREDANT Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper and learn about the four key requirements for implementing an effective and flexible, enterprise-class mobile security solution to secure your mobile data and devices.
Posted: 15 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

CREDANT Technologies

Barclays Bank Deploys SecureWave Sanctuary® Device Control to Remove USB Security Risk
sponsored by SecureWave
CASE STUDY: This article examines how after reviewing a number of solutions, Barclays Bank chose SecureWave's Sanctuary® Device Control which enabled complete lock down of USB ports and prevented all unauthorized connection of USB devices to the network.
Posted: 20 Nov 2006 | Published: 20 Nov 2006

SecureWave
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