Another day, another data breach. The headlines have come to be all too familiar. Systems that process payments, personally identifiable information (PII), and other sensitive customer and corporate data must be trusted to do so securely. They must be in compliance with government, industry, and corporate regulations, and minimize the impact on operational performance. There are numerous solutions in the market that employ cryptography to protect data end-to-end while in use, in transit, and in storage. But what about the security of the cryptographic keys used within these crypto systems? Their foundation of trust relies on proper safekeeping and management of the keys – and that can be the really tricky part.