In computing, Phishing is a criminal activity using social engineering techniques. Phishers attempt to fraudulently acquire sensitive information, such as passwords and credit card details, by masquerading as a trustworthy person or business in an electronic communication.
As enterprises large and small shift their information to the cloud, an explosion of SaaS tools are making it easier than ever for employees to collaborate and innovate. Much of this sharing is being done across time zones and physical locations, by workers who are telecommuting, working in shared or public spaces, and from open networks. Information is stored on central, third-party servers that are accessible across the company and the world by anyone with an internet connection.
As a result, online security is increasingly being pushed to the forefront as a major corporate expense. Yet, 89% of the global information workforce lack clarity on how security applies to the cloud. “Data is suddenly everywhere, and so are the number of people, access points and administrators who can control – or worse, copy – the data." Please download the white paper to learn more.
Cybercriminals today are launching attacks against businesses by copying sophisticated malware and techniques used to target governments and high-profile organizations. Don’t get caught in the crossfire. Read our special report "Who's spying on you?"
Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance (DMARC) has been created as a standard to help properly authenticate your sends and monitor and report phishers that are trying to send from your name. Read this whitepaper to learn the importance of DMARC and what it does for you.
After a string of high-profile attacks against financial services companies and online retailers, Internet data centers are increasingly the targets of hackers and cybercriminals who view them as vulnerable to new and different kinds of attacks. Read how your can protect your company's valuable data.
It seems like we’ve been hearing a lot about phishing in the news in recent years, and this threat hasn’t abated yet. Why are attacks via phishing –and social engineering in general —so prevalent and so effective? This whitepaper examines the many different methods employed in phishing attacks and social engineering campaigns, and offers a solution-based approach to mitigating risk from these attack vectors.
Download this white paper, to learn how you can reduce the risk of hackers finding your site and attacking it by using automated vulnerability assessments to identify exploitable weaknesses and take corrective action.
This paper examines how recent trends in Internet trust marks can help restore confidence in online shopping, and as concluded by at least one recent study, even induce those who do shop to spend more.
Symantec Extended Validation (EV) SSL Certificates can be a key factor in helping increase customer confidence during online business transactions. More confidence can mean more conversions for customers with EV SSL certificates.
"The Shortcut Guide to Business Security Measures Using SSL" examines current information security threats to business and describes techniques for developing a security management strategy that leverages established best practices.
With over 60,000 new malware threats created each day, antivirus software is an essential component to IT security. But antivirus is only the beginning. According to Forrester, a single tool is not sufficient to address a particular risk area completely. That's why Faronics implements a strategy featuring multiple layers of security for enterprisewide end-point computer protection. This video describes the many features and facets that come together to make Faronics the only end-point security software vendor to offer an integrated layered security solution.
An informed IT professional needs to ensure that the antivirus solution they choose strategically matches the goals of their company IT department. In this paper, Faronics describes the role of antivirus software - but specifically how it fits into bigger layered defense security architecture. The paper examines several elements of a comprehensive strategy to protect your network, and focuses on defending the end point-user workstations, such as PCs and laptops.
These days, most well-developed organizations use a collection of several technologies, methodologies and products to protect their networks and computers from a particular threat. While no single technology guarantees security, application whitelisting covers situations not addressed by firewalls or antivirus utilities. This paper focuses on how application whitelisting can effectively be used as an important layer in your security scenario. It examines other security layers as well, and demonstrates how whitelisting compliments and augments existing defenses
In this video, Luke Aulin, manager of North American Channel Manager for Faronics, discusses the benefits of the Faronics Partner Program, recent 5-star rating recipient in CRN's Partner Program Guide. Faronics' partner program is designed to build strong partnerships through incentives and rewards for companies that invest time and effort in the sale and promotion of Faronics products. Faronics understands that partners have different needs based on their individual business models and supports a number of different partner types.
Steve Van Ginkel, president and owner of Amerikit Technology Solutions, reflects on his partnership with Faronics. Amerikit Technology Solutions is a nationwide solutions provider partnering with companies all across the U.S. and focusing on creative, efficient, out-of-box solutions. In this video testimonial, Steve discusses his reasons for partnering with Faronics, including its seamless on-boarding process, the training sessions with his sales force, and how Faronics has helped his company resolve the issues its customers deal with on a daily basis.
In this video testimonial, Dave Harvey of Clean Technology Partners discusses his company's successful channel partnership with Faronics. Harvey explains that while the initial partnership stemmed from the robust Faronics product set, it was its ongoing support that helped drive the successful program. From the on-boarding process to its technical Webinars that helped customers implement with best practices, Faronics helped Harvey's team address the top business challenges in their particular market.