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This is the official community gathering place and information resource for identity and trusted infrastructure standards. The site is hosted by the OASIS IDtrust Member Section, a group that encourages new participation from developers and users. This is an open, vendor-neutral community-driven site, and the public is encouraged to contribute content. See more about this site.

European Identity Conference (EIC) 2009

Munich, Germany
5 May 2009 - 07:00 - 7 May 2008 - 22:00
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SC World Congress: Commission on cybersecurity releases recommendations

Cybersecurity control should be taken away from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security placed under the White House's purview, a panel of government and industry leaders are urging President-elect Barack Obama.

The Commission on Cybersecurity for the 44th Presidency, which released its recommendations on Monday in a 63-page report, said an executive White House office should be charged with cybercrime coordination.

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Researchers Hack Internet Security Infrastructure-International Team Discovers Way to Mimic Digital Identity

An international team of computer security researchers demonstrated today a key weakness in the Internet infrastructure that could let hackers launch virtually undetectable attacks aimed at intercepting secured online communications when consumers visit bank and e-commerce Web sites.

By Brian Krebs washingtonpost.com Staff Writer

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2008 Encryption and Key Management Benchmark Report

According to the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, more than 234 million credit cards accounts have been compromised since 2005 and hundreds of millions millions more are at risk. Increasingly enterprises are relying on data encryption techniques as a countermeasure to prevent identity theft. To read more...

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Pulling Keystrokes Out of the Air

"Computer keyboards are often used to transmit sensitive information such as username/password (e.g. to log into computers, to do e-banking money transfer, etc.). A vulnerability on these devices will definitely kill the security of any computer or ATM."

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