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Comments Off on An IT Practitioner’s Guide: Security best practices for file-based data movement
Data security for file-based data movement is finally getting the attention it deserves. What was once a concern only in the financial services sector is now being treated seriously by all industries as they wake up to the liability and risk associated with the unsecured movement of files. ...
Posted on Oct 15 2013 - 11:52pm by admin
Comments Off on Security and the Cloud: Perfect Match
Why are security and the Cloud a perfectly matched pair for your business? Independently, they have lots of benefits. Security protects your key devices, like PCs, and laptops, from cyber-thieves’ malware, viruses and other nasty threats that can compromise, or even destroy, your business’ critical information. Cloud technology, on the other hand, might seem complicated but it’s really a simple way to use sophisticated software, ...
Posted on Oct 15 2013 - 11:34pm by admin
Comments Off on Protecting your business data: Five Dos and Don’ts for SMBs
Small and midsized businesses have a particularly challenging time protecting company data. They have many of the same security and backup challenges as large enterprises, but fewer resources in terms of funding, time and specialized expertise. The stakes are high: Symantec’s State of Information Survey 2012 gathered information from more than 2,000 IT managers at companies with between five and 250 employees. Asked about the consequences of l...
Posted on Oct 2 2013 - 12:31pm by admin
Comments Off on Website Security Threat Report – Part 2
These resources have offered unparalleled sources of data with which to identify, analyse, and provide informed commentary on emerging trends in attacks, malicious code activity, phishing, and spam. Symantec’s Website Security Solutions have distilled this information down to focus specifically on the threats that are targeting online business and websites. Join Symantec's team of as they draw on this report to discuss: • Trends and patt...
Posted on Oct 2 2013 - 12:27pm by admin
Comments Off on 6 Things That Can Kill Your Website
Your website is your shop front, your brand on display and an essential sales and marketing tool. You spent a lot of money building it and attracting visitors. It is business critical: it would be a disaster if that shop front were smashed, your reputation was tarnished and visitors stopped coming. This is why website security is so important. ...
Posted on Oct 2 2013 - 4:39am by admin
Comments Off on Beginner’s Guide to SSL Certificates
Whether you are an individual or a company, you should approach online security in the same way that you would approach physical security for your home or business. Not only does it make you feel safer but it also protects people who visit your home, place of business or Web site. It is important to understand the potential risks and then to make sure you are fully protected against them. In the fast paced world of technology, it is not always easy to...
Posted on Sep 18 2013 - 5:57am by admin
Comments Off on The Shortcut Guide to Protecting Against Web Application Threats Using SSL
Download The Shortcut Guide to Protecting Against Web Application Threats Using SSL to learn how SSL encryption can protect server to server communications, client devices, cloud resources, and other endpoints in order to help prevent the risk of data loss and losing customer trust. ...
Posted on Sep 18 2013 - 5:52am by admin
Comments Off on The Shortcut Guide to Business Security Measures Using SSL
"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. Designed for IT professionals and business managers, this guide provides an overview of security threats, their impact on businesses, and, perhaps most importantly, practices and technologies for controlling security risks...
Posted on Sep 18 2013 - 5:48am by admin
Comments Off on Wildcard and SAN: Understanding Multi-Use SSL Certificates
SSL certificates are the industry standard for authentication and security on the Internet. Depending on how you plan to use SSL certificates, multi-use certificates can provide even greater flexibility than traditional certificates . Multi-use certificates protect multiple Fully Qualified Domain Names (FQDNs) and subdomains, lowering your administrative costs and simplifying certificate installation, management, and deployment Download this free whit...
Posted on Sep 18 2013 - 5:41am by admin
Comments Off on Spoofing Server-Server Communication: How You Can Prevent It
Download Spoofing Server-Server Communication: How You Can Prevent It by Larry Seltzer - a MUST read for CIOs, CSOs, Network/System Administrators and Compliance Officers. It discusses new advances in attacks that exploit weaknesses of generic SSL to compromise server-server communication. ...