December 2011

Rainer Enders, CTO Americas, NCP engineering
Industry Commentary

What is a cloud virtual private network (VPN)?

*Editor’s Note: This column originally appeared in TechTarget’s SearchEnterpriseWan

Rainer Enders, CTO Americas, NCP engineering
Industry Commentary

Top VPN Questions Answered

*Editor’s Note: This questions originally appeared in TechTarget’s SearchEnterpriseWan

IPsec · SSL

Are Internet VPNs the same as Web SSL VPNs?

*Editor’s Note: This column originally appeared in TechTarget’s SearchEnterpriseWan

SSL

Myth 8: Security is the responsibility of a specialist department

For the final myth in our series isn’t just about SSL – it’s about security. The prevailing attitude at organizations – no matter the size – is that the responsibility for security falls in the court...

Highlights

What We're Reading, Week of 12/12

SecurityWeek, 2011 IT Security Review. Will 2012 be the year of ubiquitous encryption?

Highlights

What We're Reading, Week of 12/12

SecurityWeek, 2011 IT Security Review. Will 2012 be the year of ubiquitous encryption?

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SSL

Myth 7: Thick-client SSL VPNs are more secure than thin-client SSL VPNs. [Wrong again]

Today’s myth is about the security of thick-client SSL VPNs. Some believe that thick-client SSL VPNs are more secure than thin-client ones, but this is actually untrue. Thick client is defined as an...

SSL

Myth 6: RSA SecurID provides a secure connection.

Today’s SSL myth tackles the topic of RSA SecurID. The prevailing myth is that RSA SecurID provides a secure connection - but of course, this isn't so.  The RSA SecurID token authentication system is...

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What We're Reading, Week of 12/5

PCWorld, Four Charges with Hacking Point-of-Sale Computers

Highlights

What We're Reading, Week of 12/5

PCWorld, Four Charges with Hacking Point-of-Sale Computers