Published By: Verisign
Published Date: Oct 22, 2014
This report contains the observations and insights derived from mitigations enacted on behalf of, and in cooperation with, customers of Verisign DDoS Protection Services and the security research of VeriSign iDefense Security Intelligence Services. It represents a unique view into the attack trends unfolding online for the previous quarter, including attack statistics, DDoS malicious code analysis and behavioral trends.
Published By: Vormetric
Published Date: Feb 10, 2015
Insider threats are caused by a wide range of offenders who either maliciously or accidentally do things that put an organization and its data at risk. The insider threat landscape is becoming more difficult to deal with as the range of miscreants moves beyond employees and privileged IT staff. It now includes outsiders who have stolen valid user credentials; business partners, suppliers, and contractors with inappropriate access rights; and third-party service providers with excessive admin privileges. Unless properly controlled, all of these groups have the opportunity to reach inside corporate networks and steal unprotected data.
Published By: Vormetric
Published Date: Feb 10, 2015
Concerns about data security – or, more accurately, the lack of it – have entered the public consciousness over the past twelve months in a way never before seen. Over this period, we have witnessed countless stories making the headlines about cyber threats, covert surveillance, security breaches, and data loss. The response to this has been a global awakening in the minds of the public about the urgent need to address data security concerns. This, in turn, has prompted law makers and regulators the world over to become increasingly engaged in implementing new legal frameworks and defining new obligations for data security.
Malicious hackers are becoming more sophisticated, often involving organized crime and even foreign governments. As mobile devices and applications continue to permeate businesses and society as a whole, the magnitude of the security threats grows exponentially. As a result, IT experts are predicting that 2015 will be the worst year on record as it pertains to IT security breaches.
ServeMeBest is an IT technology start-up company, developing and selling cloud services targeted at the customer care sector. The technology is backed by patents granted in the USA, and patent pending in the EU. ServeMeBest has been named by CIO Review magazine among the world’s top 20 Most Promising Contact Center Solution Providers.
The Need for Comprehensive Wireless LAN Security: WLANs face many threats that strong authentication and link encryption do not address. Because wireless is a shared medium, it is subject to malicious attacks such as de-authentication broadcasts, evil twin access point/Honeypot. Therefore you need to implement the same protection mechanisms that you deploy ubiquitously on your WAN gateway, on your wireless LAN as well.
Published By: Truephone
Published Date: Jun 06, 2013
Global mobile connectivity – and the associated security and cost issues - is a major challenge for many organizations. Most CIO's or telecom mobility executives feel there is little they can do to alleviate the cost and complexity of global connectivity. However, with a proper understanding of the issues, development of effective policies and evaluation of global communication alternatives, organizations can proactively deal with the ever-present challenges of global roaming - today and in the future.
At the end of each year, ESET Latin America's Lab prepares a document about trends in malware, cybercrime and other types of malicious computer attacks, based on what has been observed and analyzed throughout the current year. How will IT Security evolve? Learn more about these security predictions in this whitepaper.
Many IT managers, owners, and CIOs are embracing the benefits of cloud IT. Cloud has now reached critical mass in the consciousness of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), whether they are acquiring new software-as-a-service (SaaS) capabilities or making infrastructure upgrades via infrastructure as a service (IaaS). Among companies of all sizes, 50% are currently using at least one public SaaS offering, with a further 20% planning to implement public SaaS within the next year. Platform as a service (PaaS) and IaaS are less deployed today, but those areas are seeing substantial interest and growth.
Published By: Workmarket
Published Date: Apr 27, 2015
More businesses have started turning to freelancers and independent contractors (ICs) than ever before, and the reason is simple: talent is the most precious corporate resource. Organizations have found that freelancers and ICs allow them to scale an on-demand workforce, access new talent pools, and pursue new market opportunities.
It’s an exciting yet daunting time to be a security professional. Security threats are becoming more aggressive and voracious. Governments and industry bodies are getting more prescriptive around compliance. Combined with exponentially more complex IT environments, security management is increasingly challenging. Moreover, new “Big Data” technologies purport bringing advanced analytic techniques like predictive analysis and advanced statistical techniques close to the security professional.
The economic crisis is presenting a unique opportunity for state and local governments across the nation. As tight budgets drive government agencies to identify innovative solutions to increase IT efficiencies, aging systems and networks can drive consolidation and allow agencies to realize big cost savings. IT consolidation - the process of removing certain common technology functions from a number of separate operating divisions and combining them to form a common shared services entity that acts as a services provider back to the original division - is a high priority on CIOs' to-do list and examples are continuing to emerge across the country.
Malware developers have been working over the past few years to make mobile platforms a viable entry point for malicious code infection. Learn how desktop-computer threats have moved to the mobile world and are becoming increasingly widespread there.
Security and performance were once considered separate issues requiring very different solutions. But now that malicious hackers have discovered new and better ways to affect both aspects of a website, you need solutions that can plug security holes while enhancing frontend performance. How is that possible? In this report, we explore browser-based solutions that can beef up security and enhance end-user performance in one stroke.
This report examines several techniques for dealing with third party content issues in the browser, including HSTS, iframe, and prefetch. It also dives into service workers and browser-based scripts that provide many security and performance options.
Download it now and learn how you can jointly improve security and increase performance.
Searching for a Cloud Security Provider can be confusing. Many providers appear the same at first glance: similar metrics, similar promises. The fact is, the information you need to make a real comparison requires asking questions and probing for details that cloud services vendors don’t always volunteer. Use this list to be sure you’ve covered the essential elements for choosing the right cloud security provider to protect your organization from malicious cyberattacks.
Published By: IBM APAC
Published Date: May 18, 2017
Technological advances are transforming the way we connect, disrupting the status quo and creating huge turbulence. Industries are converging, and new opportunities and threats are emerging, as never before. So how are CIOs managing their way through the mayhem?
In the first installment of our latest C-suite Study, we interviewed 5,247 top executives to find out what they think the future holds and how they’re positioning their organizations to prosper in the “age of disruption.” This report delves more deeply into the views of the 1,805 CIOs who contributed to our research – and what the IT gurus of the most successful enterprises do differently.
Published By: IBM APAC
Published Date: Apr 26, 2017
Moving workloads from an on-premise software-defined data center to the cloud is an extremely stressful time for CIOs. But with the powerful IBM-VMware alliance, businesses can now extend their VMware workloads from on-premises environment to the IBM® Cloud within hours, not weeks.
A few years ago, the fourth largest credit union in Illinois embarked on a marketing makeover. In just one year, Baxter Credit Union (BCU) upgraded its outdated campaign management system and harnessed its scattered member data, creating more meaningful customer experiences and increasing profitability.
Published By: Sitecore
Published Date: Mar 27, 2017
Digitalization brings both new opportunities and confusion to even the most carefully planned selection processes for WCM. CIOs and IT leaders aiming to boost the effectiveness of their digital business strategy should use this document to help them select the most appropriate vendor and solution. Download to learn more.
The study reveals that among CIOs and senior IT decision makers, open source is not just a cost-saving option; it is also a strategic investment that can lead to digital innovation. It indicates open source usage is moving from community freeware to enterprise-grade solutions. Asia Pacific IT leaders view open source as improving the evolution of technologies that are key to digital transformation, including cloud, DevOps, mobility, and big data.
La innovación digital repercute en todos los aspectos del negocio moderno. El acceso a las opiniones y conocimientos de los compañeros y las prestaciones de autoservicio, desde prácticamente cualquier sitio y a través de cualquier dispositivo, han transformado enormemente la forma en la que gestionamos nuestros negocios y vivimos nuestra vida.
Protecting your clients’ sensitive data is not optional. Data security is so important in finance that suspicion alone leaves many firms to reject modern cloud software as new or unproven. However, the facts tell a different story. Read this revealing e-book for 13 security facts your organization needs to make the best decision for your clients:
• How built-in data encryption keeps your data safe
• Why more security pros are concerned with user behavior than cloud tools
• What your firm should know to utilize the cloud with confidence