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data security

A term of art referring to the degree to which data are protected from the risk of accidental or malicious alteration or destruction, and from unauthorised access or disclosure.
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USF Financial Aid office employees are also trained on the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and other issues, as well as given educational materials on data security, which are included in their employee handbook.
In March 2006, Protegrity acquired OmniSecure, a privately held data security company based in Santa Clara, California and China.
This prevents even authorized users from accessing unauthorized data - analogous to creating a 'panic room' within your house -- and enhances the data security in Windows Vista.
To demonstrate the business value of PCI DSS solutions, and their value in meeting other regulatory privacy and data security directives, the PCI SVA also plans to create a series of case studies, seminars, return-on-investment analyses, and white papers showing how organizations may achieve compliance with the PCI DSS requirements efficiently and on-budget.
The founding members of the PCI SVA, Configuresoft, Cyber-Ark, Modulo Security, Proginet, Protegrity, Reflex Security, SafeNet and VeriSign, represent industry expertise from all facets of data security and network operations.
The Rapid7 PCI Compliance Portal offers a quick and cost-effective way to achieve compliance with the PCI Data Security Standard for an annual service fee of $449 for up to five IP addresses.
org/) develops, maintains and oversees the adoption of the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) -- a set of best practices for the payment industry.
DALLAS -- TJX Cos, operator of TJ Maxx and Marshall's discount stores, disclosed today a data security breach potentially compromising customer information in the U.
Combination of Retail Infrastructure and Professional Services Empower Retailers to Achieve Ongoing Compliance with PCI Data Security Standard
Mandate requiring encryption of all data on mobile computers and devices drives review of data security solutions
Utimaco, The Data Security Company, today unveiled support for Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) algorithms.
Transparency Software[TM], a leading provider of information policy management solutions for database auditing and data security, today announced that Eyal Oz has been named VP of R&D and General Manager of Transparency Software's R&D Center in Israel.