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a set of access rights granted to a subject, often transferable. Capabilities are a method for access control.
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Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart used in form validation to restrict access to humans only
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a web page served to users of a network, often asking for credentials, before they can use the internet.
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a chosen occupation or profession, which is undertaken for a longer period of a person’s life.
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services designed to work as gatekeepers between an organizations on-premises infrastructure and the cloud.
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a block cipher mode of operation.
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Certified Cloud Security Professional. A certification by ISC2 structured around cloud security and cloud computing.
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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
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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…
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Security practices of as well as security implications of using a Content Delivery Network such as Cloudflare or Akamai.
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a free operating system distribution based upon the Linux kernel. It is derived entirely from the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) distribution.
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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A term for computer security techniques which prevent a wide variety of malware attacks from redirecting the flow of execution of a program
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a stream cipher (closely related to Salsa20) which when coupled with the Poly1305 MAC, serves as an alternative to AES (AES_GCM).
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A family of security products produced by Check Point Software Technologies. Check Point includes both security gateway and end point products.
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Popular web browser by Google, see chrome.google.com for more information.
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For questions about how to interpret the CIA triad of confidentiality, intregrity and availability. Not to be confused with the US intelligence agency.
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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 …
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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…
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an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells networking equipment.
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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…
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an abreviation for Certified Information Systems Security Professional. It is a certification offered by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, AKA: (ISC)^2.…