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cryptography

(krip-tog′ră-fē) [ crypt- + -graphy]
The science and techniques of concealing or disguising information through encoding and decoding. In the health professions cryptography is used to ensure the confidentiality of medical records.
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To provide a specification of the cryptographic security that will allow individuals and organizations to determine whether a cryptographic module as implemented satisfies a stated security policy; and
The IDS KEY-UP Cryptographic Module is a multi-chip standalone device encased in a hardened, opaque commercial-grade steel case.
The validation certificate for the Cryptographic Module for SecureOS is posted on the NIST FIPS 140-1 and 140-2 Cryptographic Modules Validation List at: (http://csrc.
nCipher initiated the reengineering of its cryptographic hardware security product line, which includes its HSMs, SSL Acceleration, timestamping and document signing, as well as other related encryption solutions, to comply with the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directive (2002/95/EC) of the European Parliament.
Hardware Key Management and High-Performance Cryptographic Acceleration: An integrated HSM provides secure, hardware-based storage for sensitive cryptographic keys and offers over 1200 cryptographic operations per second (1024-bit RSA decrypt) for the most demanding applications.
While Mocana's cryptographic software module is now FIPS certified, customers retain the option to leverage existing hardware-based cryptographic solutions in conjunction with the Mocana Embedded Security Suite as well.
If an unauthorized user tries to comprise data, or if the Cryptographic key is missing or incorrect, the SCCE will not decrypt the hard drive.
nCipher is a leading provider of cryptographic security, enabling our customers to meet the challenges of verifying identity, protecting data and complying with security regulations.
FIPS 201 incorporates a number of previously issued technical publications regarding smart cards (SP 800-76), biometrics (SP 800-76), and cryptographic algorithms (SP 800-78).
CAMBRIDGE, England -- nCipher plc (LSE:NCH), a leading provider of cryptographic IT security solutions, today announces the availability of the nCipher keyAuthority(TM) product suite.
NASDAQ:MSPD), a leading supplier of semiconductor solutions for network infrastructure applications, today announced that its Comcerto Series 800 voice and data processor family has passed the Cryptographic Algorithm Validation Suite defined by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
NASDAQ:SFNT), setting the standard for information security, has announced that the cryptographic platform on which the Luna SA and SP hardware security modules are based, has entered Common Criteria (CC) and German Digital Signature Law (SigG) evaluation process.
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