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data security

[′dad·ə sə‚kyu̇r·əd·ē]
(computer science)
The protection of data against the deliberate or accidental access of unauthorized persons. Also known as file security.
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The tricky part is balancing good customer service with strict data security.
of Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois and VASCO Data Security nv/sa of Brussels, Belgium.
Protegrity Corporation delivers enterprise-wide data security management solutions for end-to-end protection for applications and sensitive data, enabling companies to deploy comprehensive security policies with centralized management and auditing.
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.
Even with all the press on data security breaches and the corporate and personal costs that accrue from them, there is still only limited awareness of the PCI data security standards," said Jon Oltsik, Senior Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group.
The PCI SVA has concluded that the PCI Data Security Standard represents the most comprehensive set of data security and privacy requirements available through a set of guidelines for protecting confidential data throughout the value chain of any industry.
BOSTON -- Rapid7 LLC today announced the launch of its PCI (Payment Card Industry) Compliance Portal, a remote, easy-to-use security scanning solution that enables merchants, online retailers and credit card service providers to achieve compliance with the PCI Data Security Standard.
org/) develops, maintains and oversees the adoption of the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) -- a set of best practices for the payment industry.
Every business utilizing electronic data is at risk of a data security breach, largely as a result of several common factors:
NEW YORK -- Cybertrust([R]), the global information security specialist, and Cisco([R]), the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate, today announced their collaboration in developing solutions to assist retailers in achieving compliance with the PCI Data Security Standard.
Utimaco, The Data Security Company, today announced its participation in the United States Government's review of full-disk encryptions solutions.
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.