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July 2013

Endpoint Encryption

There are hundreds of thousands of laptops lost or stolen every year, and the economic impact to the affected organization is potentially in the billions of dollars*. As contrasted with the often forgotten laptop at an airport or coffee shop, most laptop thefts involve sensitive data and result in data breaches. Such staggering data often…

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Laptop and Data Encryption for PCI Compliance

The current Payment Card Industry (PCI) Standards have been around in various forms for over a decade. In 2004 Visa, Master Card, Discover and JCB were the major players who combined efforts to set security compliance standards in the industry. In 2011, version 2.0 was released, of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)…

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Computer Security Basics

  Image courtesy of David Castillo Dominici / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 4 Computer Security basics to help keep you Safe in Cyber Space   By Ralph Figueiredo Purchase and run updated anti-virus software every year. The first year may cost $30 MSRP at Best Buy, for either McAfee or Symantec endpoint protection. After that you renew the license for…

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