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DEFINITION: Hacktivism is the act of hacking, or breaking into a computer system, for a politically or socially motivated purpose. The individual who performs an act of hacktivism is said to be a hacktivist. A hacktivist uses the same tools and techniques as a hacker, but does so in order to disrupt services and bring attention to a political or social cause. For example, one might leave a highly visible message  … 
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Using Big Data and Behavioral Analytics to Enhance Cybersecurity
sponsored by Splunk
WEBCAST: Demetrios Lazarikos, IT security strategist and thought leader, addresses the growing importance of data security in enterprise, financial and healthcare industries. Demetrios also highlights how behavioral analytics, in combination with big data tools, can be used by IT security personnel to establish alerts and enhance security.
Posted: 01 Sep 2015 | Premiered: Jan 18, 2014

Splunk

Threats Will Get In: What Will You Do About Them?
sponsored by Splunk
VIDEO: This brief video explains the necessity of adjusting your security strategy to focus more on detecting and mitigating threats.
Posted: 21 Aug 2015 | Premiered: 02 Jul 2014

Splunk

Why Layered Security May Not Be Enough
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
PODCAST: This podcast explores why the typical layered security approach is full of holes and outlines steps you can take fill these holes.
Posted: 20 Aug 2015 | Premiered: Jul 27, 2015


Your Layered Security Defenses are Riddled with Holes… Here's what to do instead
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WEBCAST: In this webcast, security experts discuss the holes in the typical layered security approach and outline steps you can take to make your security program truly successful.
Posted: 19 Aug 2015 | Premiered: Jul 27, 2015


Understanding Zero-Day Attacks and Gaining Control
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
PODCAST: This podcast discusses ways to mitigate zero-day vulnerabilities and to detect subtle zero-day attacks.
Posted: 19 Aug 2015 | Premiered: Jul 30, 2015


Understanding Zero-Day Attacks and Gaining Control
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WEBCAST: This webcast discusses specific ways to address zero-day risks and fight exploit attempts.
Posted: 17 Aug 2015 | Premiered: Jul 31, 2015


Surfacing Critical Cyber Threats Through Security Intelligence
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WEBCAST: In this webinar, three cyber security veterans discuss today's rapidly evolving cyber threat landscape and how you can detect advanced threats that normally go undetected.
Posted: 06 Aug 2015 | Premiered: Aug 6, 2015

LogRhythm, Inc.

2015 Information Security Trends: What's Next?
sponsored by Cyveillance, Inc.
WEBCAST: This webinar examines what information security and threat analysts can expect in 2015. Topics will include using threat intelligence before and after data breaches, information sharing, the Internet of Things, and the role of the CISO.
Posted: 15 Jul 2015 | Premiered: Feb 26, 2015

Cyveillance, Inc.

Understanding today’s information security threats
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
PODCAST: This podcast can help you gain the understanding you need to secure your organization by describing what threats your business faces and how you can combat them.
Posted: 14 Jul 2015 | Premiered: Jul 14, 2015

Dell SecureWorks

Point of Sale Insecurity: A Threat to Your Business
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WEBCAST: This webcast discusses the risks facing PoS machines and what you can do to make sure yours are secured..
Posted: 13 Jul 2015 | Premiered: Jun 9, 2015

SurfWatch Labs

Connecting the Server Room to the Board Room
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
VIDEO: This video describes how an effective security intelligence application can help executives understand the security risks their business faces.
Posted: 13 Jul 2015 | Premiered: 10 Apr 2015

SurfWatch Labs

How the Hackers Get In: Experiences from Real-Life Security Breaches
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
PODCAST: In this Podcast, you'll find firsthand accounts of the tactics used by cybercriminals from none other than Don Smith, Technology Director for a leader in information security systems. Heighten your awareness of spear phishing and other common attacks that lead to security breaches.
Posted: 10 Jul 2015 | Premiered: Jul 10, 2015

Dell SecureWorks

Understanding Today's Information Security Threats
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
VIDEO: This video can help you understand what information security threats your organization faces and how you can best combat them.
Posted: 10 Jul 2015 | Premiered: 10 Jul 2015

Dell SecureWorks

How the Hackers Get In: Experiences from Real-Life Security Breaches
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
VIDEO: In this video, an information security expert discusses the results of his research to reveal hackers' most common motives and techniques.
Posted: 08 Jul 2015 | Premiered: 08 Jul 2015

Dell SecureWorks

The Day after Tomorrow: Cyber-Crisis Management at the Speed of Twitter
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: In this video, a security expert discusses why the first 48 hours after a cyber-breach are vital to preserving your business and its reputation.
Posted: 01 Jul 2015 | Premiered: Jun 4, 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Examining the Hacker's Evolution
sponsored by WhiteHat Security
WEBCAST: This webcast examines how hackers are evolving their techniques to achieve their goals faster and undetected and the top 10 attacks they use. Inside, learn how a risk based approach prioritizes vulnerabilities differently than the "high, medium, low" strategy and why it's imperative to make the switch. View now to learn more.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Premiered: May 6, 2015

WhiteHat Security

Distil Networks 2015 Bad Bot Report: 5 High-Risk Lessons
sponsored by Distil Networks
WEBCAST: Distil Networks has produced IT Security's most in-depth analysis on the sources, types and sophistication levels of last year's bot attacks. Listen to this exclusive webcast to keep your organization safe.
Posted: 11 May 2015 | Premiered: May 15, 2015

Distil Networks

4 Anti-Malware Platforms Put Through an Anti-Exploit Test
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
VIDEO: In this video, a series of anti-malware platforms are tested with an exploit simulator test to determine which product has the early detection capabilities required for effective security.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Premiered: 14 Oct 2013


Anti-Malware Tailored to the Needs of Mobile Devices
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
VIDEO: In this brief video, learn about the capabilities of mobile anti-malware and how a mobile anti-malware program could protect you.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Premiered: 15 Oct 2013


Protect Your Enterprise with Security Monitoring
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
VIDEO: This brief video introduces a security monitoring system that effectively detects and stops risks.
Posted: 06 Apr 2015 | Premiered: 16 May 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Insight into Hacker Economics
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WEBCAST: This webcasts takes a closer look at the current and historical trneds in crybercrime methods and tools and how the market is maturing.
Posted: 26 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Mar 27, 2014

Juniper Networks, Inc.

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

APM: Keep your customers happy
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: Access this video to learn how you can implement an application performance management strategy into your organization, in order to keep your users happy and the revenue rolling.
Posted: 03 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 17 Feb 2014

IBM

Security Operations Center (SOC) Essentials for the SME
sponsored by AlienVault
WEBCAST: Watch this webcast to develop a greater understanding about SOC and the benefits small and medium enterprises can gain from it.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jun 16, 2014

AlienVault

Webinar: 20 Critical Controls for Cyber Defense
sponsored by ISACA
WEBCAST: Join ISACA for a webinar hosted by internationally recognized speaker, Dr. Vilius Benetis, on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 12:00 PM EDT (16:00 UTC), who will discuss the 20 critical controls identified by SANS and the Council on Cybersecurity.
Posted: 05 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jun 24, 2014, 16:00 EDT (20:00 GMT)

ISACA
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HACKERS DEFINITION (continued): …  on the home page of a Web site that gets a lot of traffic or which embodies a point-of-view that is being opposed. Or one might launch a denial-of-service attack to disrupt traffic to a particular site.A recent demonstration of hacktivism followed the death of a Chinese airman when his jet fighter collided with a U.S. surveillance plane in April 2001. Chinese and American hacktivists from both countries hacked Web sites and used them as "blackboards" for their statements. Whether hacktivism is a crime may be debated. Opponents argue that hacktivism causes damage in a forum where there is already … 
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