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Synonyms for security

Synonyms for security

the quality or state of being safe

reliability in withstanding pressure, force, or stress

something given to guarantee the repayment of a loan or the fulfillment of an obligation

Synonyms for security

the state of being free from danger or injury

defense against financial failure

freedom from anxiety or fear

property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation

a department responsible for the security of the institution's property and workers

a guarantee that an obligation will be met

an electrical device that sets off an alarm when someone tries to break in

measures taken as a precaution against theft or espionage or sabotage etc.

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While the SVO had historically considered hybrid securities to be bond-like, the SVO in March reclassified a hybrid security--a $300 million Enhanced Capital Advantaged Preferred security issued by an affiliate of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc.
Physical security has lost its glamour recently, taking a back seat to issues of technological security.
With these terms formally defined, the blended definition roughly describes risk management and security as the practice of controlling and mitigating the amount of loss an organization will have to endure because of any adverse action or situation, whether intentionally or unintentionally initiated.
Cisco's integrated security strategy and product portfolio underscore its commitment to address this market environment to help customers sustain productivity and business resilience.
The complexity of the features of the derivative or security may increase the complexity of measurement and disclosure considerations required by generally accepted accounting principles.
Secrets and Lies is not a highly technical book; that is, you won't find detailed descriptions of the innards of security technology.
1) Security planning for the Special Olympics began 2 years before the opening ceremonies.
The opportunities to be employed as security guards are excellent, but the opportunities to own and operate security firms are limited," says Culpepper, who used personal finances to start his firm at home.
In addition, Lazar has conducted extensive research in international terrorism and security during his tenures at Hebrew University in Jerusalem and Columbia University.
AppScan was the only application vulnerability solution recognized among the finalists for the Best Audit/Vulnerability Assessment Solution, as well as the Best Managed Security Services categories.
The newest element in Nortel Networks comprehensive security portfolio, Alteon Security Cluster, groups security devices together and enables them to be managed as one.
Evidence of a joint vision is being articulated by some of the world's leading technology security experts and insurance thought leaders.
A mortgage-backed security (MBS) is a participation in a pool of residential mortgages (such as GNMAs and FNMAS).
sought the views of nearly 1200 senior information security professionals in 48 countries, as well as benchmarking the current information security practices of more than 350 organizations in 38 countries.
AppScan has moved well beyond simply identifying vulnerabilities and was the first solution to have actionable results with remediation views that enable developers and security professionals to address the root cause, not the symptom," said Peter McKay, president and CEO, Watchfire.
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