Security

Infosec lapses, malware, phishing, and other targeted attacks can ruin your day. Beef up your cybersecurity arsenal with strong authentication, encryption, and real-time monitoring.

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    Solution Guide - Advanced Protection Beyond the Firewall

    The changing landscape of network security shows threat trends that evades firewall and IPS protections. Advanced Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) and IPSs with expanded features such as antivirus, antimalware, application control and deep packet inspection can provide protections from known threats. However, they cannot completely protect against zero day attacks,...

    Sponsored By FORTINET

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    10 Fast Facts about Endpoint Protection in a Cloud World

    Workers are increasingly mobile and savvy cloud consumers, and that can put your high-value business data at risk. See this infographic to learn how to get enterprise-clad protection and peace of mind.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Sep 2015

    Beginner's Guide to SSL Certificates (Portuguese)

    Download Beginners Guide to SSL Certificates: Making the Best Choice when Considering Your Online Security Options to learn how VeriSign SSL Certificates offer SSL protection and more--all in a single solution. Read More..

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    A new set of network security challenges

    Discover how next-generation firewalls help IT address security and networking challenges without sacrificing productivity.

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    NSS Labs: Next Generation Firewall Product Analysis

    Discover a next-generation firewall solution that increases security while reducing complexity. Read the NSS Labs report and learn why our NGFW solution was rated as one of the top products for security effectiveness, performance and scalability, three years in a row.

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Symantec: Internet Security Threat Report 2015 (Dutch)

    This guide will provides a four pillar security framework.The framework gives a basis for assessing the maturity of your security program.Taking a preventative approach is no longer adequate for today’s threats. Learn More..

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Symantec: Internet Security Threat Report 2015 (French)

    This guide will provides a four pillar security framework.The framework gives a basis for assessing the maturity of your security program.Taking a preventative approach is no longer adequate for today’s threats. Learn More..

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Top 10 Tips for Cyber Resilience

    Symantec has identified the top 10 tips to secure your business against cyber risk and threats. Read this one page report to get insights and recommendation from one of the most trusted brands in Cyber Security - Symantec.

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • Downloads // Nov 2009

    TechRepublic's Geek Gift Guide 2009

    Regardless of their current economic situation, technology geeks love to give and receive electronic gadgets. And, it is not just any gadget they want, but the best electronic gizmos. TechRepublic once again brings together our unique perspective reviews of some of the best geek gifts on the market, all just...

    Sponsored By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Five Stages of a Web Malware Attack

    Today’s web attacks are extremely sophisticated and multi-faceted, motivated by a massive underground economy that trades in compromised computers and user information. This whitepaper shows you how modern web attacks work, broken down into five stages, from entry through execution.

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Enterprise Mobility Management Buyers Guide

    This EMM buyers guide will walk you through the process of selecting the right mobile solution to fit your company’s BYOD objectives. It explains how an effective EMM system can support an organisation's workforce mobility strategy, ensure compliance, protect corporate data and provide centralised management of devices and apps while...

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Endpoint Buyers Guide

    Evaluating the many components that make up an endpoint security solution can be overwhelming. This buyers guide provides independent research and test results to help you determine your endpoint security solution requirements and identify the vendor that best meets your needs.

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Forrester Wave Report: Endpoint Encryption 2015

    In Forrester’s 52-criteria evaluation of endpoint encryption vendors, they identified the seven most significant providers in the category and researched, analysed, and scored them. This report details the findings about how well each vendor fulfills the criteria and where they stand in relation to each other, to help security...

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    A Manager's Guide to Unified Threat Management and Next-Gen Firewalls

    A lot of security vendors use the terms Unified Threat Management (UTM) and Next-Gen Firewall (NGFW) interchangeably - so it's easy to get confused about which type of protection is right for you. This Manager's Guide helps you answer these questions: Is a UTM solution right for my organisation? What...

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Who’s Snooping on Your Email?

    This whitepaper helps you navigate today’s threats to email security. It explains the obstacles to compliance and shows you why you need a secure email gateway that offers more than just encryption.

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • Webcasts // Mar 2015

    Using Machine-Readable Threat Intelligence to Block Unknown Threats

    Enterprises continue to struggle with network breaches, data theft, and other incidents, despite deploying layers of security technologies across their IT environments. One reason for these successful attacks is that many of the threats have never been seen before, and go undetected by traditional security technology. So how can an...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • 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 // Jan 2013

    Webroot SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection vs. Seven Competitors

    PassMark Software® conducted objective performance testing on eight security software products, on Windows 7 Ultimate Edition (64-bit) during January 2013. The aim of this benchmark was to compare the performance impact of Webroot’s SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection product with seven (7) competitor products. This report presents our results and findings...

    Sponsored By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cisco: Addressing the Full Attack Continuum

    Zero-day attacks and advanced persistent threats have outstripped the capabilities of traditional security methods that rely exclusively on detection and blocking for protection. In fact, 100 percent of companies surveyed by Cisco, as part of our Annual Security Report, have connections to domains that are known to host malicious files...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    NGFW Requirements for SMBs and Distributed Enterprises

    The need for threat-focused next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) that can effectively mitigate risks that traditional unified threat management (UTM) and point solutions cannot is highlighted by numerous studies, including one from Cisco that reported that every organization should assume it has been hacked. Cisco threat researchers found malicious traffic was visible...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Integrated Network Security Architecture: Threat-focused Nextgeneration Firewall

    Most large organizations address network security with an army of tactical point tools like firewalls, VPN gateways, IDSs/IPSs, network proxies, malware sandboxes, web and e-mail gateways, etc. This messy array of independent technologies was adequate ten years ago, but now presents a plethora of operational, policy enforcement, and monitoring challenges....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Next-Generation Network Security: A Buyers’ Guide

    Today’s adversaries continue to increase their capabilities faster than the defenses deployed to stop them. Whether they are obfuscating their attacks or hiding malicious code within webpages and other files, they are making it more and more difficult to profile and identify legitimate network traffic. This is especially true in...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Sharpen Your Device, Data And Document Security Solution with HP JetAdvantage Security

    You know how valuable data is to your organization. But the more data you acquire and share, the more security risks and requirements you face. Your imaging and printing environment is not immune. Security gaps can leave sensitive data dangerously exposed. To counter the risks, organisations must integrate imaging and...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • 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

    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 // Jun 2015

    Enterprise Wi-Fi Buyers Guide: The Network Impact of 802.11ac

    This paper discusses two approaches for efficient WLAN design. Both let you integrate 802.11ac into your WLAN and both can help lay the foundation for future, high-speed technologies. Learn more about the advantages and disadvantages of these two approaches.

    Sponsored By Aerohive Networks

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Enterprise Wi-Fi Buyers Guide: Enabling The New Mobility

    With the tidal wave of mobile users, mobile applications & demand for pervasive access, it’s becoming clearer that prior-generation approaches to providing mobility are breaking. This paper describes how to eliminate the complexity & cost of traditional wireless networks and create one ready for mobility.

    Sponsored By Aerohive Networks

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    IDC: Calculating the Business Value of Next Generation Firewalls

    Unprecedented demand for business growth is driving the introduction of new applications and a mobile workforce scattered across the globe. Security often becomes an afterthought, leaving organisations at an increased risk of attack. But how can you justify the investment in a new, more effective solution? Eight Intel Security...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    NSS Labs: Can your current firewall block 96.6% of attacks against your server applications?

    Or can it block 94.6% of attacks against client applications? NSS Labs performed an independent test to the McAfee Next Generation Firewall, subjecting it to thorough testing of key operational features such as security effectiveness, performance, stability, reliability, total cost of ownership and many more. Download this eye-opening report and...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2014

    The Complete Guide to Disaster Recovery Planning

    Whether man made or naturally occurring, disasters can be a real threat to a company’s survival. Some common disasters include : Catastrophic security compromise Fire Flood Earthquake Power failure This comprehensive guide will help you understand what a disaster recovery plan is and how to effectively implement one for your...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • 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 // 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 // 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 // Mar 2015

    The Risk of “Free” Endpoint Security

    Everything in life comes at a price, even “free” endpoint protection. Every organisation has anti-virus/anti-malware solutions deployed, but how much have you actually reduced your risk? Read this insightful report by Aberdeen Group to understand the true risk of “free” endpoint protection.

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Boost IT Visibility and Business Value

    Decision makers at many organizations question the investments made in IT. This is often because they don’t fully understand the value delivered by IT service management (ITSM) or by compliance with recommended best practices such as those defined by the IT Infrastructure Library or ITIL®. Learn how creating a great...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • 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

    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