July 2010 - Entrust, Inc. 1-4 of 4

Is traditional strong authentication dead with the new Man-in-the-Browser attacks?

July 28, 2010 by Steve Neville
I wrote last week (see: ‘Old school’ fraud detection not making the grade in the new world of online attacks) about the importance of behavioral fraud detection in the fight against Man-in-the-Browser attacks. Does this mean that strong authentication is out of the picture? Nope! Like all good security strategies, it’s important to take a multi-layered [Read More...]

‘Old school’ fraud detection not making the grade in the new world of online attacks

July 23, 2010 by Steve Neville
Times they are a changin’. It used to be that checking transactions when they happened (or shortly after) was enough to make sure that online fraud didn’t happen. Banks using sophisticated (or sometimes not-so-sophisticated!) systems for detecting fraud by integrating with banking applications can check for anomalies…but only if something seems ‘off’ in the transaction [Read More...]

Entrust President and CEO Bill Conner Weighs in on the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace

July 20, 2010 by Mark Joynes
As part of President Obama’s Cyberspace Policy Review, a drafted strategy known as the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) was released to the public for review and comment June 25 through July 19. Developed in collaboration with key government agencies, business leaders and privacy advocates, NSTIC acknowledges the nation’s need for a trusted [Read More...]

SSL Security Silly Season

July 8, 2010 by Bruce Morton
You can tell that summer is here as the SSL security silly season is just warming up. This is the time of year when we start to get a preview of what will be presented at the annual Black Hat and DEF CON conferences.  The season was in full swing when at a recent Black [Read More...]