Authentication

Authentication

Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Built-in Authentication

To date, more than 500 million PCs have shipped with the Trusted Platform Module (TPM), an embedded crypto capability that supports user, application, and machine authentication with a single solution. Enterprise systems from a variety of vendors, including Dell, HP, Lenovo and others, include the TPM, as do a new class of ultrabooks for both business and home use.

The TPM, a simple, yet revolutionary concept, ensures only authorized users and authorized PCs are on an enterprise network. It also acts as a secure vault for certificates, keys and passwords, negating the need for costly tokens.

TPM Solutions For:
Platform Integrity
  • Measures and reports on the integrity of platform, including the BIOS, disk MBR, boot sector, operating system and application software, to ensure no unauthorized changes have occurred

Malware Prevention

  • Prevents rootkits and other malware by ensuring platform integrity prior to boot
  • Helps administrators ensure that systems are healthy prior to network connection

Email Security

  • Strengthens X.509 certificate-based email
Multi-Factor Authentication
  • Provides a first factor, "something you have," for authentication
  • An optional second factor, such as a PIN, password or biometric can be added
Remote and Wireless Access Security
  • Provides hardware-based security for secure remote access without the costs and hassles associated with deploying and managing smart cards or hardware tokens
  • Securely identifies a user and/or machine and automatically integrates with the IEEE 802.1x authentication framework for strong authentication to wireless networks
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Mazda North American Operations

Wave Systems’ EMBASSY® software and Seagate self-encrypting hard drives help Mazda North American Operations achieve Japan’s Sarbanes Oxley (J-SOX) compliance.

June 2010 | Case Studies | Add to Briefcase

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VEGA Deutschland

Wave Systems’ EMBASSY® software for managing self-encrypting hard drives provides unrivaled data security for VEGA’s laptops and minimizes administrative tasks.

June 2010 | Case Studies | Add to Briefcase

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Data Protection for Regulatory Compliance

Wave EMBASSY(r) Remote Administration Server and Seagate full disk encryption (FDE) hard drives help CBI Health protect confidential patient and healthcare information

March 2009 | Case Studies | Add to Briefcase

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Wave Trusted Drive Manager and Seagate Full Disk Encryption (FDE) Hard Drives Help AdaptaSoft Protect Confidential Payroll Information

With ERAS, AdaptaSoft has a single, powerful tool to manage both FDE hard drives and Trusted Platform Modules (TPMs), ensuring future flexibility as these trusted devices replace software-based point solutions.

March 2008 | Case Studies | Add to Briefcase

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