The Common Access Card is a smart card issued by the US Department of Defense to all military personnel and civilian employees enabling access to a variety of resources. The CAC is a one-card-for-all solution providing the means of physical entry to premises and buildings as well as accessing computer resources. In order to achieve this, computers used to access DoD resources need to have a compatible card reader. The card also enables e-mail encryption.
Sponsored by ForeScout Technologies, the 2014 Cyber Defence Maturity Report is independent research conducted by IDG Connect during May and June of 2014. Survey respondents included 1600 IT information security decision makers in organisations of more than 500 employees, and spanning five industry s