Security

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

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Types of cyber-attacks and how to prevent them

    How secure is your network? Explore the four primary strategies cybercriminals employ to infiltrate your network when you read this e-book, and learn how to apply best practices to counter them. Then discover what your firewall needs to do to counter cyber-attacks. Download the e-book today.

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Few Fully Prepared for Software Security Risks

    Hackers penetrate organisations and steal information through vulnerabilities in software applications. Yet less than half of IT organisations have confidence in the security of the software that runs their businesses. And just 11 percent say they know with confidence which applications are at risk. Those are among the findings of...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    State of security operations: 2015 report of capabilities and maturity of cyber defense organizations

    Your ability to detect and stop cyber attacks depends on the effectiveness of your security operations team. How does yours stack up to the best? And what should you do to improve? HP Security Intelligence and Operations Consulting has assessed the capabilities of 87 security operations centers worldwide. This...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Windows Server 2012: Security in the Enterprise

    The cloud, virtualization, and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) help make IT's life easier — and the whole organization more agile — but each of these features also presents serious security challenges. Although there is no one-size-fits-all solution to managing security in the enterprise 2.0 world, the enhanced security features and...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Three key ways to protect data at all levels

    The French Ministry of Education is France’s largest employer, overseeing 30 academies throughout the country. They chose McAfee Next Generation Firewall not only because it complies with regulatory guidelines but also because it protects their networks in all their different configurations. Download this case study and learn what other benefits...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The power of change

    RWTH Aachen is one of Europe’s most distinguished technological universities, with 7,500 employees and 40,000 students who rely on secure access to applications and data. Similar to other research-oriented institutions, they knew they were an attractive target for cyberattacks, so at the end of 2013, the university chose to renew...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Do your digital assets have real-world protection from advanced cyber-attacks?

    Intel Security has developed the world’s first software-based testing environment for advanced evasion techniques (AETs). With this free security tool, you can test your organization’s network security devices against AETs that are increasingly used in sophisticated and targeted cyberattacks: • Launch controlled AET-borne attacks at your own defense technology....

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The New Phishing Threat: Phishing Attacks

    Learn about the Latest Email Security Threats. Phishing The threat of email borne attacks is greater than ever with malware volumes increasing drastically. One of the most common, and difficult to detect, email threats comes in the form of phishing and spear-phishing emails. Historically, phishing attacks targeted end-users with attackers...

    Sponsored By Proofpoint, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Dealing with Data Breaches and Data Loss Prevention

    As data grows and organizations become more vast, the risk of sensitive data being breached increases at an alarming pace. With data breaches making the headlines more than ever, organizations are forced to consider the safety of their data, the policies they have in place to protect it, and the...

    Sponsored By Proofpoint, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Defending Against Advanced Threats - Addressing the Cyber Kill Chain

    As clearly evidenced by the daily headlines about security breaches, traditional defense tools are failing to protect enterprises from advanced targeted attacks. A deeper understanding of these attacks and how cybercriminals approach them is key to ensuring your organization is protected. Understanding the Cyber Kill Chain model and how...

    Sponsored By Proofpoint, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Do IT organisations feel prepared?

    According to the Enterprise Software Security Survey 2014, very few companies have mature software security programs that they feel are up to the challenge. The survey of 300 IT and security decision-makers reveals 6 key findings...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The home security Internet of Things paradox

    HP reveals that the Internet of Things (IoT) is far from secure. According to an ongoing HP IoT study series, home security systems are not nearly as secure as you may think— or as they should be...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Know the big three

    There is no question that mobile computing is growing at an exponential rate. This rapid transformation has seen security concerns outpaced by the ease of use, flexibility, and productivity of mobile devices. When vulnerabilities are exploited, the security of mission-critical data becomes a serious concern. Here we take a look...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Seven steps to software security

    After a decade of news detailing countless successful cyber‑attacks, it’s hard to imagine a corporation not understanding they need a software security solution. Unlike implementing software quality assurance, the processes that go into making applications more secure are still relatively immature. This paper provides seven practical steps organisations can begin...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Downloads // May 2015

    A Network Performance Monitor Tool for You

    Monitoring your network with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM) will not only help you improve the performance of your network, but it can also have a direct impact on your organisation’s bottom line. NPM will assist in: Simplifying detection, diagnosis, & resolution of network issues before outages occur Tracking response...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Quantifying Business Advantage - The Value of Database Selection

    Relational databases can frustrate you as well, holding back your best ideas. But now there is a better way. After trying for two years to build a single view of their customer on a relational database, one of the world’s leading insurance companies migrated to MongoDB and delivered the...

    Sponsored By MongoDB

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Best Practice Security in a Cloud-Enabled World

    This report explores that security in a fast-paced technology-infused world cries for an “invest once and deploy everywhere” approach. For this to be realized, security must be planned in advance and built-in, yet still be fluidly adaptable to circumstances, and singularly controllable.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Patch Management Best Practices for IT Professionals

    Patch management is one of the largest concerns of IT professionals. With new vulnerabilities being discovered almost daily, keeping systems up-to-date with patches is often a full-time job, especially in larger environments. In addition, the lag time between when vulnerability is discovered and when a virus or worm appears is...

    Sponsored By LabTech Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Keep Cyber Threats From Destroying Your Organization

    As security threats grow and become more malicious, the opportunities for security breaches increase as well. Keeping up with the threats and methods of protecting sensitive data places a huge burden on IT departments. Learn how you can ease that burden for your IT department.

    Sponsored By LabTech Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Protecting Your Company From a Data Disaster

    Unexpected data loss can occur at any time. Whether due to natural disasters such as floods, hurricanes and tornadoes or to more common events such as water main breaks, building fires and hardware failures, the consequences of data loss can be extensive and far-reaching. As an IT professional, it's up...

    Sponsored By LabTech Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    4 Security Industry Analyst Recommendations on DDoS Protection

    Neustar found that many of the recommendations are currently found in SiteProtect DDoS protection services with future trends aligned to near term implementation. Following are 4 key take-aways with insights to the report’s DDoS protection recommendations.

    Sponsored By Neustar

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Think You are Safe from DDoS Attacks?

    Amazon Web Services is the world’s top cloud platform. That’s probably why you’re on it – to enjoy reliable, scalable and affordable cloud computing. But while AWS excels at many things, it’s mainly left to the developer to protect against a range of cyberattacks, including DDoS. In fact, AWS does...

    Sponsored By Neustar

  • White Papers // May 2015

    HP ArcSight Logger Data Sheet

    Collect logs and machine data from any device, vendor and source with broadest set of data collection comprehensively at high speeds. To learn more, read the data sheet.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Step-by-Step Configuration Guide

    Security is a major concern for IT professionals when think about the implementation of cloud computing solutions. In overcoming those concerns and enabling the hosting of all workloads, including those that depend on sensitive information, robust security mechanisms play a vital role. Intel and Red Hat come together to provide...

    Sponsored By Intel & Red Hat

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Protecting Against Mobile App SSL Vulnerabilities

    Have you thought about the many ways in which mobile apps may be exposing your company’s sensitive information to man-in-the-middle (MITM) attacks? Today, employees are easily enthralled by the excitement of new mobile apps, and rarely think about the risks that come along with these supposedly secure apps.This report, brought...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Seven reasons why Microsoft Windows 8 is better with Intel Security

    Windows 8 is a complex operating system and sometimes exhibit critical vulnerabilities, which are promptly exploited by cyber-hackers. The fact that most Windows 7 applications will run natively on Windows 8 means that most malware will also run on Windows 8.So if you run, or are planning to deploy, Windows...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Best Practices Checklist: Email Security Cloud and Virtual Migration

    Looking for best practices to ensure a secure email for cloud and virtual migration? If you are considering migrating email security to the cloud, read this paper and discover best practices for planning and executing an email security migration that minimizes the risk of business disruption.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Phishing: When Email is the Enemy

    Assuming your employees or spam filter can detect the difference between legitimate emails and phishing scams is not enough. Discover the challenges of staying ahead of phishing and learn a framework to incorporate anti-phishing actions into your existing security processes.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Ten Sneaky Things a Spammer Will Do

    Spam will continue to plague Inboxes until it is no longer profitable for the spammer or there is a hack-proof method of prevention that is easy to use. Read this ebook and learn the techniques spammers employ to reach their target audience, and discover the solutions that can help protect...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Webroot 2015 Threat Brief

    Did you know that: • 85,000 malicious IPs are launched every day? • Less than 55% of all URLs are Trustworthy? • 30% of Internet Users access Phishing sites? • 15% of New files are malicious executables? • Only 28% of mobile apps are trustworthy? The Webroot 2015 Threat Brief,...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Importance of Cyber Threat Intelligence to a Strong Security Posture

    Recently, the Ponemon Institute surveyed 693 IT security professionals from Fortune 1000, Global 2000 and the Forbes List of Largest Private Companies in order to understand how organizations are using, gathering and analyzing threat intelligence as part of their broader cybersecurity strategy. The resulting report answers the following questions: •...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The 12 Leading Players in the Corporate Web Security - Market Quadrant

    Webroot has again been identified as a “Trail Blazer” in the Corporate Web Security Market Quadrant 2014 report by The Radicati Group. The independent analysis recognizes Webroot SecureAnywhere® Web Security Service for its cloud-based threat detection, predictive threat intelligence and robust content filtering. The report includes in-depth, expert analysis of...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    ESG Report: Network Encryption and its Impact on Enterprise Security

    Taken from a collaborative research survey of 150 IT and information security professionals, this report will evaluate the information security practices used to decrypt and inspect encrypted traffic and new technologies being adopted to protect organisation. Based upon the data collected, this paper concludes: Network encryption is ubiquitous and...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    ETM Comparison Matrix

    This Matrix will provide a comparison between the Encryption Traffic Management Solutions available to organisations today. The Report will examine why Blues Coat and their ETM is leading the way in providing organisations with the tools to combat hidden risks in your SSL and HTTPS traffic, enforce your policies, and...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Visibility Void

    Attacks through HTTPS can be a vulnerability for enterprises. To identify hidden threats to the business, enterprises need complete visibility into encrypted traffic. However, to comply with local privacy regulations and their own acceptable use policies, enterprises must have the means to selectively decrypt this traffic. An encrypted traffic management...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Videocast Demo: SSL Visibility Appliances today

    Learn how to maximize the features and functions of this powerful Encrypted Traffic Management (ETM) solution by watching our demo video. It shows you configuration best practices and step-by-step instructions on how to: Use the dashboard to monitor status, health, and connectivity of the system Optimize your use...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Protecting Exchange: Best Practices and Practical Tips

    Protecting email data is critical for today's organizations, yet most disaster-recovery plans don’t incorporate a comprehensive email data-protection strategy. Find out the best ways to safeguard precious email data in your Microsoft Exchange environment. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    How to Avoid the Coming Backup Crunch

    Data is exploding at a time when tolerances for loss are near zero. Learn about a proven solution that enables organizations to capture continuous backup snapshots, automate recoverability testing, and offload data deduplication/compression tasks using minimal infrastructure and human resources. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Disk Backup Appliances: The Next Generation

    Have you examined your backup strategy recently? You may be exposing your business to unnecessary risk and expense. Find out how you can save time on deployment, simplify day-to-day management, shrink your backup windows and significantly reduce your backup-storage footprint. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Dell Data Protection Point of View

    Your backup methodology depends on data classification, recovery objectives and IT infrastructure. Learn how to enable the best data-protection methods for your environment — safeguarding your organization’s critical information and applications - without adding excessive costs or complexity. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software