Hardware Security Module

A hardware security module (HSM) is a physical computing device that safeguards and manages digital keys for strong authentication and provides cryptoprocessing. These modules traditionally come in the form of a plug-in card or an external device that attaches directly to a computer or network server.
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  • 7 Wish-List Additions for Corporate Security Teams, from Facebook Security

    … firewall on individual machines to set up a barrier and help prevent malicious data from leaving the network. Use an HSM (hardware security module) for rarely used but important cryptographic key materials. Upgrade your password management for administrative and named accounts. Become more aware of third-party code and audit it appropriately. Readers: Anything to add? Image courtesy of Shutterstock. …

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