Entrust shows how stronger encryption, better account authentication and SSL encryption can help online retailers step up their cybersecurity game with a few key ways to better protect customers' data.
Details surrounding the SWEET32: Birthday attacks on 64-bit block ciphers in TLS and OpenVPN can be found in the paper released by Karthikeyan Bhargavan and Gaëtan Leurent from INRIA in France. The paper shows that cipher suites using 64-bit block length ciphers are vulnerable to plaintext recovery attacks. As such, Triple-DES (3DES) and Blowfish are vulnerable. Here’s an overview.
While breaches occur frequently within multiple industries, the buzz from recent events is getting attention at the highest levels. How do banks and merchants continue to service customers, while balancing security and convenience? Entrust Datacard outlines some steps below to help banks streamline efficiencies and better prepare for breaches.
With the new school year beginning, it's important for all school districts out there to evaluate their security policies and determine if they are doing everything possible to ensure that students and staff are well protected. Spring Lake Park School District offers a valuable example of how all districts can implement and upgrade their security solutions to meet the evolving needs of the day.
With concerns about account takeover or the use of fake credentials to open new payment cards, it’s important to point out that instant issuance is actually a very secure option for financial institutions.
The renewed focus on privacy prompted by the GDPR provides an opportunity for businesses to rethink how they interact with their users (whether employees, contractors, partners, or customers), pushing the needs of the user to the forefront.