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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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Case Study: Public Consulting Group Meets Governance, DR, and SLA Requirements with Efficient Data Management
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: In this case study, witness how a consulting group utilized a data management solution to seamlessly meet compliance, governance, and disaster recovery requirements for their customers. Watch now to learn more.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Premiered: 21 Oct 2015

Commvault

Case Study: OnX Enterprise Solutions Implements Integrated Data Management
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: This brief webcast highlights one enterprise's implementation of a single integrated data management solution that manages all different copies of data. Access now to witness how you can utilize this solution to improve your customer service and data storage operations.
Posted: 03 May 2016 | Premiered: 17 Dec 2015

Commvault

Case Study: Christie Digital Protects Big Data
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: In this webcast, witness how Christie Digital utilized a backup and data management solution to ensure their data can be protected and recovered quickly, easily, and efficiently. See how you can secure your virtual environments, regardless of the size of your data volumes.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Premiered: 18 Nov 2015

Commvault

How Shannon Medical Center is Scaling VDI
sponsored by Pure Storage
WEBCAST: In this webcast, Mike Russell, Assistant IT Director at Shannon Medical Center, explains how VDI has enabled them to boost IT efficiency and patient care. Watch now to learn how you can utilize flash storage to overcome the VDI challenge and secure provider access to your desktops, clinical apps, and patient information.
Posted: 26 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Apr 26, 2016

Pure Storage

An Overview of Today's Most Wanted Cloud Storage Features
sponsored by EMC
VIDEO: Tune into this video to watch Diana Gao, Senior Product Marketing Manager at EMC, illustrate the latest storage market trends, address existing challenges that IT managers face with traditional storage and public cloud management, and discover one cloud storage solution that can cater to all of your needs.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Premiered: 24 Mar 2016

EMC

Storage Analyst Discussion: The Shift to Array-Based Snapshots
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: In this webcast, Senior Storage Analyst, Dave Simpson, discusses the shift to array-based snapshots that integrate backup software and hardware to create a more efficient, holistic data protection solution. Watch now to see how you can manage all of your arrays under one platform and transform stagnant data into a business resource.
Posted: 20 Apr 2016 | Premiered: 07 Dec 2015

Commvault

Analyst Perspective: How Smart Businesses Use the Cloud
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: In this webcast, expert analyst Lauren Nelson discusses the rise of cloud adoption. Discover how cloud and virtualization can enable your enterprise to implement a holistic data protection and disaster recovery approach that can enable you to secure all of your applications and data under a single platform.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Premiered: 08 Feb 2016

Commvault

Tracking the Most Significant Cyber Threat
sponsored by OpenDNS
WEBCAST: This webcast shows you steps you can take to better protect your organization and reduce the risk of ransomware infections.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Mar 30, 2016

OpenDNS

Experts Discuss the Benefits of Unified Virtual Server Data Protection
sponsored by Commvault
WEBCAST: In this webcast, storage experts Jason Buffington, Arrian Mehis, and Robbie Wright discuss the benefits of a unified virtual server data protection solution that enables disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS). See how a unified virtual approach can provide your enterprise with the security you need.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Dec 9, 2015

Commvault

Case Study: St. Luke's Uses Flash Storage for its Mission Critical EHR Software
sponsored by Pure Storage
VIDEO: This brief webcast discusses St. Luke's implementation of a flash-array storage system that enabled access to their patient information rapidly and efficiently. Watch now to see how you can simplify and secure your infrastructure and deliver better care to your patients with high-performing flash storage.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Premiered: 15 Apr 2016

Pure Storage

The Changing Landscape of Data Usage
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: In this webcast, TechTarget storage experts, Jillian Coffin and Jonathan Brown, discuss the changing landscape of data usage and the pressing need for holistic data protection. Watch now to see how one platform can overcome the challenges of today's big data environments and protect your data intelligently.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Premiered: 16 Oct 2015

Commvault

Cloudian HyperStore 101
sponsored by Cloudian
VIDEO: This webcast provides an overview of an object storage system that uses commodity servers to build highly scalable and distribute storage. Watch now to discover how Cloudian's "hyperstore" technology operates and how it can scale to support all of your applications.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Premiered: 09 Sep 2015

Cloudian

Protect Your Computer Screen With OptioLabs' OptioAware
sponsored by OptioLabs
VIDEO: In this video, you will learn about organizational software to control proprietary and regulated information displayed on Windows desktops, laptops and tablets. Access now to learn how you can actively prevent visual eavesdropping by blurring your display when authorized users aren't paying attention to it.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 15 Dec 2015

OptioLabs

Screen Data Protection, Eavesdropper Detection and Insider Threat Reduction
sponsored by OptioLabs
VIDEO: This video shows you a hardware solution that protects against insider threats that would result in an unattended computer screen. Access now to learn how you can curb eavesdropping and better protect your sensitive information.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 10 Mar 2016

OptioLabs

Demo of OptioAware by OptioLabs
sponsored by OptioLabs
VIDEO: View this video to learn how you can employ your monitor to actively prevent visual eavesdropping by blurring the display whenever an authorized user is not paying attention. Protect data stored locally on your desktop when you're not around.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 21 Dec 2015

OptioLabs

Webinar - Network security without compromise
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WEBCAST: In this webcast, you will learn how to enhance network security, enforcement and a better user experience.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Feb 1, 2016

Aruba Networks

Demo: Oracle Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance
sponsored by Oracle, in association with Intel
VIDEO: This video highlights a zero data loss recovery appliance that enables data recovery at any point in time. Watch this demo to see how this appliance can improve your backup with comprehensive, real-time visibility into your database protection.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 04 Aug 2015

Oracle, in association with Intel

Why a Cultural Shift Is Needed for Proper Treatment of Data
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WEBCAST: In this video, you will discover a discussion with Sacha Stuparich, Practice Partner for Financial Services, Communications, & Media at Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, in which he examines the changing use of data in the financial services industry.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Nov 18, 2015

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

5 Ways to Win with Data Dedupe
sponsored by arcserve
WEBCAST: If you're ready to maximize your data reduction results, watch this on-demand webcast where we'll reveal five keys to a winning deduplication strategy, explain specific differences between Arcserve's dedupe approach vs. the competition, and share real customer examples from Arcserve Unified Data Protection. Watch on-demand today!
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Mar 17, 2016

arcserve

Top 3 Considerations When Looking at Cloud-Based Backup
sponsored by arcserve
WEBCAST: Due to its affordability, cloud-based disaster recovery is enabling small and medium-sized businesses to upgrade their data protection to rival that of enterprise-level organizations. What does this trend mean for other affordable mediums? Watch this on-demand webcast to find out!
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Oct 31, 2015

arcserve

3 Simple Ways to Outsmart Your Storage
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: This short webcast highlights a software-defined storage solution that improves data security with encryption capabilities, simplifies data management, and enhances overall data value. Watch now to see how you can improve your existing storage infrastructures and better manage higher data volumes.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 04 Nov 2015

IBM

IBM Spectrum Virtualize Encryption Capability: Part of a Larger SDS 'Whole'
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: In this video, Mark Peters, an analyst at ESG, discusses a software-defined storage solution that places encryption in the storage management layer to provide maximum ease and value across an entire storage ecosystem. Watch now to learn how you can improve your data security capabilities.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 19 Oct 2015

IBM

Oracle Database Cloud Backup Service Demo
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
VIDEO: This short demo video highlights Oracle's database backup service that offers a secure, scalable storage solution for backing up databases to the cloud. Watch now to see how this solution can boost the performance, redundancy, and security of your backup.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 08 Jun 2015

Oracle Corporation

Cloud Based Data Protection
sponsored by arcserve
WEBCAST: This webcast shows you the simplest and most direct form of data protection in the cloud. It'll give you tips on best practices for cloud storage and how to effectively backup your data using the 3-2-1 rule.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Premiered: Dec 31, 2015

arcserve

Podcast: Protecting Your Crown Jewels from Devastating Data Breaches
sponsored by Lancope
PODCAST: Using these tools and tactics, you can identify advanced attacks and protect the crown jewels on your network.
Posted: 18 Feb 2016 | Premiered: Feb 16, 2016

Lancope
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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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