Security

Stay one step ahead of the hackers with strong security management, authentication, encryption and risk strategies.

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Mobility is moving fast: Seven Questions that Prepare you for BYOD

    Are you ready for BYOD? For successful BYOD operations, organizations must address issues they may not have considered yet, but that can have significant consequences for business and IT operations. Here are seven questions you should answer as you roll out new mobile capabilities

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Symantec Top Ten Tips for Cyber Resilience

    Increasing visibility into Cyber Risk and understanding its potential impact should be an essential element of an organisation’s strategy. Eliminating this risk is impossible and impedes agility. Accepting the right level of risk supports innovation. This is Cyber Resilience. Follow these easy 10 steps on how to secure your business...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • Webcasts // Dec 2014

    On-demand Webcast: DATA SECURITY: 2014 in Review, and What to Expect in 2015

    The Target data breach was the first of many major retail point-of-sale (POS) system breaches in 2014, with a string of other retailers like Jimmy John’s, P.F. Chang's, Kmart, and The Home Depot falling victim in the ensuing months. However, retail is not the only industry to be targeted and...

    Sponsored By Alert Logic

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    The Human Factor Report

    The Human Factor report documents the results of a wide-ranging study that provides new insight into the ways attackers exploit end-users’ psychology to circumvent IT security. The report reveals that staff clicks on malicious links twice as much as executives. More than 1 in 15 people click at least a...

    Sponsored By Proofpoint

  • eBooks // May 2014

    Software Defined Storage for Dummies

    This book examines data storage and management challenges and explains software-defined storage, an innovative solution for high-performance, cost-effective storage using the IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS).

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Research // Sep 2014

    IDC Research - Redefining Enterprise Mobility and Increasing Success with Mobile Collaboration

    Adoption of enterprise mobility has surged in the Asia/Pacific region, but this context of mobility tends to be defined as the individual worker being “untethered” from the traditional workplace. While workers have mobile access, they still do not have all that they need to complete a task or project. Download...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Preparing for Future Attacks: Implementing the Right Security Strategy Now

    Recent malware incidents have shown how costly and damaging cyber attacks can be. Such attacks may not necessarily be successful, but when attackers do find their way inside an organisation’s systems, a swift, well-prepared response can quickly minimise damage and restore systems before significant harm can be caused. In order...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Analysis of Cybercrime Infrastructure

    Proofpoint security researchers have published an analysis that exposes the inner workings of a cybercrime operation targeting online banking credentials for banks in the United States and Europe. This Proofpoint research report provides a detailed and rarely seen inside view of the infrastructure, tools and techniques that enabled this cybercrime...

    Sponsored By Proofpoint

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Unified Data Protection for Physical and Virtual Environments

    This white paper will discuss the evolution, benefits and challenges of data protection for virtual environments and how a modern data protection solution can enable both virtualization professionals and storage managers to perform successful backups, but more importantly guaranteed restores.

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    State of Security (Infographic)

    Cybercrime remains prevalent, and damaging threats from criminals continue to loom over businesses and consumers. During 2013, much attention was focused on cyber espionage, threats to privacy, and the acts of malicious insiders. However, the end of 2013 provided a painful reminder that cybercrime remains prevalent and that damaging...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Applying Agile Principles to the Development of Smarter Products

    Agile development has become a cornerstone of most software development organizations. Marked by iterative processes that deliver incremental value over time, agile development has enabled organizations to manage software complexity more effectively and to improve quality and time to market compared with previous development processes.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    The New Art of War: 2014 Targeted Attacks Study

    From the hacktivists who deploy powerful distributed-denial-of-service attacks, to nation states that pilfer competitive information, as well as organized crime rings that siphon payment card data from the likes of Target and Neiman Marcus... the threat landscape has evolved dramatically. It's time to match advanced threats with tools and training...

    Sponsored By Proofpoint

  • Research // Sep 2014

    International Mobile Security Survey Research and Considerations for Enterprise IT

    To better understand the rising security challenges associated with integrating mobile devices into business operations, Cisco recently conducted an international survey that explored the attitudes and experiences of end users worldwide. This survey provides insights on how best to approach providing your workers with productive, flexible, and secure network access...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    2014 Global Report on the Cost of Cyber Crime

    The incidence and cost of cyber crime is escalating. The headlines show us that. But now the Ponemon Institute provides the numbers you need to plan and manage your investments in cyber security. One of the major findings of the 2014 Global Report on the Cost of Cyber Crime is...

    Sponsored By HP

  • Research // Nov 2014

    IDG Report 2014 - Mobile Security - Confidence ebbs as BYOD booms

    The recent IDG Research Services survey of IT and business professionals involved with mobile security purchases identifies the main vulnerabilities of mobile devices, as well as strategies taken to counter those vulnerabilities. Mobile device security is a moving target, and requires organizations to stay up-to-date on not just the threats,...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Stepping Into the Cloud:  A Practical Guide to Creating and Implementing a Successful Cloud Strategy

    There’s no such thing as “the cloud,” says this Frost & Sullivan executive brief. It’s more useful to think of the cloud as shorthand for a range of service and deployment models. This practical guide offers steps for moving your company into the cloud, at whatever pace you prefer, with...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Want to get “Flashed” by NetApp?

    Flash technology is making quite a splash in the storage industry. Offering superior speed and reliability when compared to traditional hard disk drives, flash storage is a flexible and increasingly cost-effective technology that can be used to optimize enterprise storage environments running mission-critical, I/O intensive applications. Find out more...

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Web Application Security for Dummies

    This book simply explains all about web application security. After reading this book you'll know how to use a web application security scanner to quickly find vulnerabilities and remediate them for stronger security. Learn more...

    Sponsored By Qualys

  • Videos // May 2014

    Video: 10 Critical Requirements for Cloud Applications

    Many application vendors now claim they're in the cloud. But being committed to this new delivery model requires more than just saying it. So what must-haves should you look for in a cloud vendor? Watch this video to see the 10 Critical Requirements for Cloud Applications.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Gartner Predicts 2014: Identity and Access Management

    Industry analyst firm Gartner, Inc. reviews how the Nexus of Forces is driving complex shifts in identity and access management. Download this Gartner report to learn about the: Impact of cloud and SaaS adoption; Growth of external identity providers; Importance of context-based access.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Towards a Cyber Resilience Partnership

    In this report, Towards a Cyber Resilience Partnership details to IT leadership the importance of cyber resilience in the face of evolving cyber threats. It defines the state of cyber resilience and the importance of security intelligence in achieving it, and recognises that security needs to go beyond systems, software...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • Analyst Briefings // Apr 2014

    The Risks Of DIY Disaster Recovery (Forrester)

    Are you considering in-house disaster recovery management? In the last five years, many companies have. But did you know that without the proper resources in place, managing disaster recovery yourself can put a strain on your budget, your staff and your disaster preparedness? Read this IBM-Forrester global study “The Risks...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Integrating and governing big data

    While the term “big data” has only recently come into vogue, IBM has designed solutions capable of handling very large quantities of data for decades, leading the way with data integration, management, security and analytics solutions known for their reliability, flexibility and scalability. The end-to-end information integration capabilities of IBM®...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Managing Security Risks and Vulnerabilities​

    With integrated security intelligence solutions from IBM, organizations can use labor-saving automation to proactively identify security weaknesses, prioritize remediation tasks and take quick corrective action to minimize potential risks across a dynamic infrastructure.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    An Automated, Application-Aware Foundation for the Modern Enterprise

    Enterprises have seen massive change over the last decade, but one thing has remained consistent: the Enterprise Network. This article provides insight on an adaptable and programmable network platform to stay ahead of enterprise trends such as BYOD, Cloud Adoption and Xaas

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    The Right Time for Real-time Marketing

    Deliver more relevant offers, increase response rates, and create happier, more profitable customers.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    The Who, What, Where, When and How of Real-time Personalization

    Read this white paper to find out what the most forward-thinking marketers are doing to leverage the power of real-time personalization, and discover what it takes to build an effective, comprehensive marketing strategy of your own.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    2014 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Security Information and Event Management

    IBM Security QRadar received an "Excellent" product viability rating again by Gartner in its Critical Capabilities for SIEM report. The report assesses 13 SIEM technologies by evaluating the capabilities that are critical for the support of threat management, compliance, and general SIEM deployment use cases. Gartner notes that SIEM...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Mobile Risk Report - Forbes list of Global 2000

    The Mobile Risk Report presents the major findings of HP Security Research’s comprehensive dive into today’s cyber vulnerability and mobile threat landscape. It provides information you need to effectively plan your cyber security strategy and deploy your defenses. Download this report to know the report findings of more than...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    IT Security: Midsize Businesses Face Enterprise-Caliber Threats

    The number of cyber attacks against midsize companies has doubled in the last year. And cost per employee is more than three times that of larger companies. While midsize organisations often lack the sophisticated defenses of large enterprises, many fail to recognise their vulnerability and are overconfident in their ability...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    2014 Cost of Cyber Crime Study: Australia

    The incidence and cost of cyber crime in Australia is escalating. The headlines show us that. But now the Ponemon Institute provides the numbers you need to plan and manage your investments in cyber security. One of the major findings of the 2014 Cost of Cyber Crime study for Australia...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Securing and controlling data in the cloud

    The Securing and Controlling Data in the Cloud white paper evaluates the • benefits of cloud computing, • the security challenges posed by the cloud, • provides recommendations to secure and control sensitive data in cloud environments.

    Sponsored By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Secure sensitive data encryption tech guide

    This report surveys the various encryption approaches for securing data at rest to understand what the technology does along with where each provides an optimal fit. After comparing the various encryption technologies, this paper explains why file level transparent data encryption provides the optimal balance of data type coverage, security,...

    Sponsored By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Securing Big Data

    This White Paper shows the performance of several benchmark tests of Vormetric Transparent Encryption running on a Cloudera HADOOP system using several different workloads. The overhead is minimal and within acceptable norms of performance vs. security tradeoffs.

    Sponsored By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Enterprise encryption architecture

    This white paper Enterprise Encryption Architecture explores data security threats and provides some encryption strategies in order to protect private and confidential information.

    Sponsored By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Eight Must-Have Features for Ultimate Network Security Resource Optimization

    The need for robust network security is growing, but IT security teams, resources, and budgets are shrinking at many organizations. That doesn’t mean you have to scale down your growth or skimp on key IT security areas, but it does mean you need to optimize your resources, starting with your...

    Sponsored By McAfee

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Enhancing Cloud Connectivity For Optimal Application Performance

    Increasing dependence on Cloud-based applications hosted in distant data centres makes the quality of backbone networks connecting them increasingly critical. Network quality between Cloud providers and end-users in fact widely varies, and chronically threatens application performance. Differences in carrier network design become more significant as dependence on the Cloud intensifies....

    Sponsored By Level 3 Communications

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    The Seven Stages of Advanced Threats

    Today's advanced threats occur in "kill chains" of up to seven stages. These attacks easily evade traditional filtering and anti-virus defences to steal your organisation’s valuable data. Advanced threats can be stopped at any stage — if you deploy the proper cybersecurity solutions. We've prepared a report to...

    Sponsored By Websense

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Big Data in HR and Finance: Understanding the Real Value

    Big Data continues to create new ways of gathering and analyzing information. In the latest research by Harvard Business Review Analytics Services, a real-world lens of big data is provided for HR and Finance. View this infographic below to discover why big data matters to you and your organization.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Stream Line Payment Card Industry (PCi) Compliance With Next-Gen Security

    Establishing, maintaining, and demonstrating compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a necessity for “… all entities involved in payment card processing—including merchants, processors, acquirers, issuers, and service providers, as well as all other entities that store, process or transmit cardholder data (CHD) and/or sensitive...

    Sponsored By Palo Alto Networks