Authentication Systems

Through satisfying the requirements of authentication systems, users gain access to computing resources. These security systems can rely on one factor, such as a password, but strong authentication systems are those that rely on two or more factors. Online banking systems, for instance, often authenticate users with a password and a security token.


Articles

The New Face of Data Security Professionals: Women

A new report states that women possess the communication skills and diverse academic backgrounds needed to bolster security performance in the enterprise. More >

Phone Fraud on the Rise: Report

Pindrop Security claims that call centers are losing $0.57 per call due to fraud. More >

IPv6 Presents Opportunities and Risks

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Interviews

IAPP’s New Privacy Certification Addresses Emerging Landscape

New privacy threats and concerns have created the opportunity for IT professionals to fill a crucial role within the organization. A new cert addresses the need.

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Making VDI More Secure

Don't ignore these potentially serious vulnerabilities.

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Data at Home and in the Cloud

Cloud means that an enterprise must trust a service provider to provide controls at a physical and infrastructure layer, but logical controls can remain the same.

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Resource centers

Business Intelligence

Business performance information for strategic and operational decision-making

SOA

SOA uses interoperable services grouped around business processes to ease data integration

Data Warehousing

Data warehousing helps companies make sense of their operational data

Editor's Choice

Overcoming Five Managed File Transfer Myths

Security Staffing

Despite the rapid growth and adoption of the technology, several misconceptions about MFT and its benefits still exist today. Here are the five primary misconceptions regarding MFT.

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Platfora Application Makes Big Data Accessible Faster

Cloud Adoption on the Rise, While Cloud Security Attitudes Remain Mixed

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Time for IT to Take File Sync and Sharing Seriously

 

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