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a set of access rights granted to a subject, often transferable. Capabilities are a method for access control.
Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart used in form validation to restrict access to humans only
a web page served to users of a network, often asking for credentials, before they can use the internet.
a chosen occupation or profession, which is undertaken for a longer period of a person’s life.
services designed to work as gatekeepers between an organizations on-premises infrastructure and the cloud.
a block cipher mode of operation.
Certified Cloud Security Professional. A certification by ISC2 structured around cloud security and cloud computing.
Closed-Circuit Television. Systems used for monitoring activity via cameras in premises. May be IP based, working over a network connection, or use dedicated cables and monitor equipment
a channel access method used by various radio communication technologies. It has been used for different mobile phone standards such as cdmaOne, CDMA2000 and WC…
Security practices of as well as security implications of using a Content Delivery Network such as Cloudflare or Akamai.
a free operating system distribution based upon the Linux kernel. It is derived entirely from the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) distribution.
the collection of hardware, software, and people responsible for issuing certificates in a hierarchical PKI. CAs may be public, as in SSL / TLS and government IDs, or privat…
a process for reporting that a certificate should no longer be trusted to the cert's issuing CA. The CA then places the cert on its CRL, and responds "REVOKED" to any OCSP re…
A piece of data used in public key cryptography (specifically public key infrastructures) that contains identifying information (i.e. email address or web address), a hash of a public key, and a digit…
required to log all certs they issue to one or more Certificate Transparency Logs, which are publicly accessible. The purpose is to add additional accountabi…
for questions about programs designed to vouch for an individual's competence in security-related work. Use the "compliance" tag for programs like PCI-DSS that assess the…
A term for computer security techniques which prevent a wide variety of malware attacks from redirecting the flow of execution of a program
a stream cipher (closely related to Salsa20) which when coupled with the Poly1305 MAC, serves as an alternative to AES (AES_GCM).
A family of security products produced by Check Point Software Technologies. Check Point includes both security gateway and end point products.
Popular web browser by Google, see chrome.google.com for more information.
For questions about how to interpret the CIA triad of confidentiality, intregrity and availability. Not to be confused with the US intelligence agency.
Common Internet File System (CIFS) operates as an application-layer network protocol mainly used for providing shared access to files, printers, serial ports, and miscellaneous communications between …
For questions about the step of the SSL/TLS handshake where the cipher is negotiated between the client and the server. This tag could also be used for questions about which ciphers to support in your…
an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells networking equipment.
Software used on most Cisco Systems routers and current Cisco network switches. IOS (Internetwork Operating System) is a package of routing, switching, internetworking and telecommunications functions…
an abreviation for Certified Information Systems Security Professional. It is a certification offered by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, AKA: (ISC)^2.…