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DEFINITION: Ransomware is a type of malware used for data kidnapping, an exploit in which the attacker encrypts the victim's data and demands payment for the decryption key. A ransomware program can be installed from an e-mail attachment, an infected program, or a compromised or malicious Web site. Malware used for this purpose is sometimes called a cryptovirus, cryptotrojan or cryptoworm.Ransomware is not new.  … 
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PDF Protection: Features and Benefits
sponsored by Nuance
VIDEO: PDF files often contain sensitive information about people, organizations, and products that need to be protected before sharing. This brief video explores capabilities that ensure safe PDF sharing. Discover what you may be missing for compliant collaboration.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Premiered: 02 Apr 2014

Nuance

Maximizing the Efficiency of a Loan's Lifecycle
sponsored by Nuance
VIDEO: Manual, paper-based loan processes expose banks to longer delays, errors, and customer attrition. This featured video lays out concerns and strategies to leverage financial institutions' most critical process. Discover the benefits of expediting loans with collaborative technologies.
Posted: 13 May 2015 | Premiered: 23 Mar 2015

Nuance

Avoiding the Headlines: 5 Critical Security Practices to Implement Now
sponsored by CloudPassage
VIDEO: Inside this webinar, join Adrian Sanabria, Senior Security Analyst at 451 Research, and Amrit Williams, CTO of CloudPassage to learn five best practices to put in place in order to avoid a security breach within your organization.
Posted: 24 Apr 2015 | Premiered: 24 Apr 2015

CloudPassage

The State of Cloud Security: 2015 Survey Results
sponsored by CloudPassage
VIDEO: Join Holger Schulze, Founder of the Information Security Community on LinkedIn, Amrit Williams, CTO of CloudPassage, and Mitch Bishop, CMO for CloudPassage on this informative web seminar to learn what the current state of cloud security looks like.
Posted: 23 Apr 2015 | Premiered: 31 Mar 2015

CloudPassage

Using Backup Software For Secure, Offsite Data Protection
sponsored by Asigra
WEBCAST: Access this Q&A video to hear from Craig Cook, Director of OnDemand Services at Long View Systems, about why he chose Asigra for a secure backup solution that allowed the consulting and managed services provider to go to market with a cloud backup offering.
Posted: 07 Apr 2015 | Premiered: Aug 31, 2014

Asigra

Security Analytics:Anomaly Detection for IT Security
sponsored by Prelert
VIDEO: Watch this video to learn how anomaly detection systems use advanced analytics to uncover even the subtlest cybercriminals.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Premiered: 25 Mar 2015

Prelert

More Accurate Security Anomaly Detection
sponsored by Prelert
WEBCAST: This webcast explores how machine learning can move around false positives and find the real threats.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Mar 25, 2015

Prelert

Get a Closer Look at Security Alerts
sponsored by Prelert
WEBCAST: Watch this webinar to discover how anomaly detection can update your IT for today's security environment.
Posted: 24 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Mar 24, 2015

Prelert

Uncover the Abnormal with Anomaly Detection
sponsored by Prelert
WEBCAST: This webcast shows you how to uncover abnormal network behavior with the help of security analytics and anomaly detection.
Posted: 24 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Mar 24, 2015

Prelert

Customer Video: Chiquita CIO
sponsored by Workday
WEBCAST: This video covers the solution Chiquita went with to solve some of their business problems and get relevant data on the value of every worker in the company.
Posted: 12 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Oct 19, 2014

Workday

Huge Healthcare Data Breaches: How to Halt the Hacking Proactively
sponsored by Certes Networks
VIDEO: This short video introduces a potential safeguard for sensitive healthcare data being used in network applications: A secure virtual overlay of data traffic that follows users regardless of the devices they use or the networks they access.
Posted: 12 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 12 Feb 2015

Certes Networks

CrashPlan Free Trial Offer
sponsored by Code42
SOFTWARE DEMO: It's time to try a better approach to backing up and protecting your valuable data. Download this trial of CrashPlan to experience an easy and secure way to backup, manage, restore, and share your files. Read on now to learn how this allows you to deliver free local backup, free offsite backup, unlimited online backup, and more
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 18 Nov 2014

Code42

Taking Authentication Beyond Passwords for Secure Always-On Mobile Access
sponsored by HID
VIDEO: This short video depicts how mobile workers can gain secure remote access to the company VPN with mobile and tokenless authentication from HID.
Posted: 22 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 22 Oct 2014

HID

The Increasing Value of Data in Australia: Privacy, Security and Compliance
sponsored by NTT Communications ICT Solutions and Hitachi Data Systems
VIDEO: Access this video to learn how 150 other organizations are evolving in terms of data management. You'll also learn about new technologies as well as areas where organizations are still frequently exposed to risks.
Posted: 01 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 03 Sep 2014

NTT Communications ICT Solutions and Hitachi Data Systems

Examine the Increasing Value of Data
sponsored by NTT Communications ICT Solutions and Hitachi Data Systems
VIDEO: In this video, Julian Badell from NTT ICT and Andrew McGee from Hitachi Data Systems have been interviewed by Sky News Business on the responsibilities of data custodianship and how organizations are handling this new currency. View now to learn how new privacy laws are changing the way organizations handle their data.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Premiered: 14 Sep 2014

NTT Communications ICT Solutions and Hitachi Data Systems

Meet N-able Security Manager
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
VIDEO: Access this brief video to learn about an industry-awarded and industry-leading anti-virus solution that meets the need of your business while still allowing you to remain profitable.
Posted: 23 Sep 2014 | Premiered: 25 Feb 2014

Solarwinds N-able

Meet the N-able product family
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
VIDEO: This video to gives you a brief overview of the N-central platform and capabilities. You'll also learn about the powerful modules that make this the leading RMM and MSP automation solution.
Posted: 23 Sep 2014 | Premiered: 08 Apr 2014

Solarwinds N-able

Simplify Your HIT Needs
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: Learn about a leading data management solution that will enable you to protect, access and manage healthcare data simply.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Premiered: 19 Dec 2013

Commvault

Managing IT Risk: Trends in Global Information Security
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: Tune in to this informative webcast to hear industry veterans explore the top strategies for dealing with cyber threats, meeting compliance, and adapting to the newest developments in the security world, such as mobile device management. Click
Posted: 04 Sep 2014 | Premiered: Jun 30, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Security Monitoring Lessons Learned from Target, Neiman Marcus, Sony, and Other Recent Security Breaches
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
VIDEO: In this webinar, Randy Franklin Smith, Windows Security Subject Matter Expert, and Erik Ingleby, Product Manager at LogRhythm, discuss the lessons learned from Target, Neiman Marcus, Sony and other security breaches from the perspective of detection.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Premiered: 20 Jun 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

Download a Free Trial of SQL Safe Backup
sponsored by Idera
SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD: Eliminate application downtime. Learn about the key features of SQL Safe Backup – and gain full access to a 14 day free trial.
Posted: 22 Jul 2014 | Premiered: 22 Jul 2014

Idera

Podcast: Avoid the Data Apocalypse: Mitigating and Minimizing Data Disasters
sponsored by Commvault
PODCAST: This podcast delivers advice and insight from two experts in the field regarding the biggest challenges to data protection today such as VM sprawl and tips on how to handle them.
Posted: 08 Jul 2014 | Premiered: Jul 2, 2014

Commvault

Roundtable Q&A with Forrester Research, Inc. and IBM
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: Access this informative round table discussion to hear from security experts from Forrester and IBM about the top challenges and trends in data security. Learn how you can step up your security game to ensure your data is protected.
Posted: 12 Mar 2015 | Premiered: 12 Mar 2015

IBM

Redefine Possible in the Hybrid Cloud and Beyond
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WEBCAST: Join David Goulden – CEO of EMC Information Infrastructure – on July 8, 2014, for a special presentation regarding the new innovations that are reshaping storage, data protection, cloud computing, big data, and more. Read on now for more information.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Premiered: Jul 8, 2014, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

EMC Corporation

Symantec Data Loss Prevention for Mobile
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: This webcast introduces the highest-rated DLP solution with industry-leading detection technology.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jun 27, 2014

Symantec Corporation
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DATA SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  A paper entitled "Cryptovirology: Extortion-Based Security Threats and Countermeasures," written by security experts at Columbia University and IBM, clearly outlined the concept back in 1996. In the past, though, data kidnappers targeted businesses rather than individuals. In March 2006, ransomware known as Crypzip or Zippo circulated to private users on the Internet. Recipients of the Trojan horse program also received an e-mail ransom note demanding $300, to be paid by electronic transfer, for the key required to unlock all their files.A newer type of ransomware uses a Trojan to encrypt files … 
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