Possessing the GAD Factor
- TRENDS IN ACCESS PRODUCTS & SYSTEMS. O'Connell, Tim // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Aug2004, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p65
Reports on trends in the use of access control products and systems in the U.S. Use of electronic access control products by small businesses; Effect of smart card technology on access control systems; Potential and acceptance of biometrics; Response of security systems providers to trends in...
- PERFORMANCE OF MULTI SERVER AUTHENTICATION AND KEY AGREEMENT WITH USER PROTECTION IN NETWORK SECURITY. Dasari, Nagamalleswara Rao; Sreenivasarao, Vuda // International Journal on Computer Science & Engineering;2010, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p1705
Using smart cards, remote user authentication and key agreement can be simplified, flexible, and efficient for creating a secure distributed computers environment. Addition to user authentication and key distribution, it is very useful for providing identity privacy for users. In this paper, we...
- Gartner cautious on promise of better security. Goodwill, Bill // Computer Weekly;2/21/2006, p14
This article reports that the operating system Windows Vista will bring an incremental rather than revolutionary improvement in corporate network security. It was revealed by analyst firm Gartner. According to Jay Heiser, security analyst, it is hard to generate too much excitement about Vista....
- Smart Cards, Smart ROI. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jan2006, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p24
The article evaluates the integrity of using smart card security solutions based on a survey conducted by Datamonitor industry analysis from London, England. Smart card increases the protection of physical and logical access as well as ensure savings. The survey measured the return of investment...
- Smart Cards: A PC for Your Eyes Only? Jantz, Richard; Littman, Dan; Strauch, Joel; Thornton, Carla; Baguley, Richard; Cekan, Lisa; Lockey, Mick; Murugesan, Kalai; Narayanamurthi, Kalpana; Silver, Karen; Stafford, Alan // PCWorld;Dec2000, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p226
Recommends Smart Card readers for stronger security on computers. Details of the system which requires users to insert a plastic card and use a pin number to gain access to their computer; How to obtain Smart Card readers; Opinion that security options will continue to grow.
- THE CUTTING EDGE. Hodgson, Karyn // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jun2003, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p53
Discusses the importance of smart card technologies in access control systems. Use of the cards and readers by security dealers and integrators in customizing a security solution; Range of choices for smart cards offered by the standards of the International Organization for Standardization;...
- HOW TO BUY: CARDS & READERS. Whitehust, Londsay // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jul2004, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p63
Discusses factors to be considered by customers planning to purchase cards and readers for their security systems in the United States. Applications of proximity and smart cards; System durability and simplicity; Technical support provided by manufacturers. INSET: Lasting Value.
- Biz Backs Biometrics. Zalud, Bill // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Oct2006, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p30
The article focuses on the interests of the experts in the security industry in the silicon chip fingerprint sensor market in the U.S. It is believed that silicon chip sensors have finally come of age. Silicon fingerprint participants have carved their niche in wireless applications and are...
- Extrusion prevention: Fidelis Systems. // SC Magazine: For IT Security Professionals (15476693);Dec2010, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p46
The article offers information on Fidelis Security Systems, one of the magazine's 2010 Innovators in the data protection category, and its product offerings including the XPs v6.2, an extrusion prevention product.