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DEFINITION: SMS spam (sometimes called cell phone spam) is any junk message delivered to a mobile phone as text messaging through the Short Message Service (SMS). The practice is fairly new to North America, but has been common in Japan for years. In 2001-2002, the systems at DoCoMo, the country's major service provider, were overcome by the volume of SMS spam, causing users' screens to freeze and spreading programs  … 
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Antimalware: RFP Technology Decisions Guide
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL SEMINAR: Part 2 of SearchSecurity.com's 3-part guide on antimalware products offers expert insight into gathering pertinent information into the technical information necessary to move forward in the RFI process. Get an overview of technical requirements, questions to ask potential vendors, and a list of products that may meet your needs. 
Posted: 18 Apr 2012 | Premiered: 18 Apr 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Application Whitelisting Best Practices: Lessons from the Field
sponsored by Lumension
WEBCAST: This in-depth resource explores the state of cybercrime, whitelisting strategies and best practices for securing your endpoints.
Posted: 17 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Feb 17, 2014

Lumension

Are You Fully Prepared for Shellshock?
sponsored by Dell Software
WEBCAST: Join this webinar for technical insight into Shellshock, and learn what you can do to protect networks and Linux-based devices from attacks.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 25, 2014

Dell Software

Automated Removal of Advanced Threats: Defending Your Enterprise with Bob Gourley
sponsored by Hexis Cyber Solutions Inc
WEBCAST: This report from CTOvision introduces automated threat removal, an economical defense method that enables businesses to have an "invisible workforce" working around the clock to ward off attackers.
Posted: 14 Jul 2014 | Premiered: Jun 16, 2014

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Automating Your Microsoft World - Cloud Efficiencies
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WEBCAST: This informative video examines how you can leverage an automation manager to improve cloud efficiencies and streamline application performance and delivery.
Posted: 01 Oct 2013 | Premiered: Oct 1, 2013

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Be a Superhero: Use Application & Infrastructure Visibility to Gain Competitive Advantage
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VIRTUAL TRADESHOW: Access this resource to learn how to optimize operations, performance, analytics, automation and delivery of your IT services in today's complex on-premise, hybrid and cloud environments. You'll be able to select from a wide array of content in different media formats to help you make smarter decisions now and for your organization's future.
Posted: 27 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 27, 2014

IBM

Be a Superhero: Use Application & Infrastructure Visibility to Gain Competitive Advantage
sponsored by IBM
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Access this resource to learn how IBM can help you with the Operations, Performance, Analytics, Automation and Delivery of your IT services in today's complex on-prem, hybrid and cloud environments. You'll be access a wide array of content in different media format to help you make smarter decisions now and for your organization's future.
Posted: 28 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 28 Oct 2014

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Beating Back Malicious Mobile Apps Classroom
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VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This Security School lesson will help your organization establish and enforce policy and deploy technology that will beat back malicious mobile apps.
Posted: 18 Nov 2013 | Premiered: 18 Nov 2013

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Best Practices for Leveraging Security Threat Intelligence
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Best Practices to Device Control: An In-Depth Technical Webcast
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Posted: 16 May 2013 | Premiered: May 16, 2013

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Application Intelligence and Control
sponsored by SonicWALL
VIDEO: This video explains the many malicious programs and applications that can have an impact on your networks security.
Posted: 18 Mar 2011 | Premiered: 18 Mar 2011

SonicWALL

Application Release Automation: An Introduction
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VIDEO: Application release can be very complex and challenging due the manual efforts involved. Automating this process can free up IT staff, cut costs, and accelerate release cycles. This brief video introduces application release automation, a new technology that takes care of the whole package, including planning, deploying, monitoring and more.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Premiered: 31 Jan 2012

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Application Security Viewpoint
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Posted: 03 Feb 2010 | Premiered: Feb 3, 2010

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Applied Analytics — Turning Data into Answers
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Posted: 10 Jun 2014 | Premiered: 10 Jun 2014

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AppSense DataNow
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Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Premiered: Jun 19, 2012

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Automating Resource Monitoring with Robot/CONSOLE
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WEBCAST: Using Robot/CONSOLE, we’ll show you how you can streamline your run book, eliminate manual tasks, and make your operations team more responsive to your critical business processes. Watch this FREE 30-minute Webcast and learn how Robot/CONSOLE can solve the headaches of resource monitoring.
Posted: 28 Apr 2010 | Premiered: Apr 28, 2010

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Automating User Provisioning: A User’s Perspective
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Posted: 09 Mar 2011 | Premiered: Apr 12, 2011, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

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Avoiding the SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors
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WEBCAST: The SANS/CWE list of the Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors is already becoming the "standard" for developing secure applications in many large enterprises. In this webcast, review the prevalence of attacks that use vulnerabilities listed in the Top 25 and learn how to safeguard your code to avoid the most dangerous programming errors.
Posted: 01 Feb 2010 | Premiered: Feb 1, 2010

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Balancing Risk with Agility: Best Practices for Securing Cloud Deployments
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Posted: 30 Apr 2014 | Premiered: May 28, 2014, 12:00 EDT (16:00 GMT)

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Best for Business: Security and Manageability on the Chip
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SOFTWARE DEMO: This demo explains how to secure and manage notebooks with Intel Centrino2 with vPro technology and desktops with Intel Core 2 processors with vPro technology.
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Better cloud security with certificate and key management
sponsored by Venafi
WEBCAST: This webcast explores how key management can help you overcome the data security challenges of cloud computing. Inside, discover the best practices for automating certificate management – click through to view now.
Posted: 09 Nov 2012 | Premiered: Nov 9, 2012

Venafi

Big Data, Integration and Governance: Use Case – How to Extend Security Intelligence using Big Data Solutions
sponsored by IBM.
WEBCAST: Access this live webcast on January 30, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST (17:00 GMT) to learn how you can use big data tools and technologies to extend security intelligence – allowing you to protect massive data volumes and uncover hidden threats.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 30, 2014, 12:00 EST (17:00 GMT)

IBM.

BlackBerry Security Response - Protecting Your Deployments
sponsored by BlackBerry
WEBCAST: This exclusive webcast examines how you can secure your mobile environment, protecting your deployments and ensuring that your sensitive mobile data remains in the right hands.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Premiered: Nov 13, 2013

BlackBerry

Brian Madden and BlackBerry's Alan Panezic discuss BlackBerry Mobile Fusion, Balance, and PlayBook 2.0
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VIDEO: Watch this 10 minute video to hear Brian Madden, blogger, and Alan Panezic, VP of Enterprise Product Management from BlackBerry, discuss the new offerings BlackBerry is giving to make sure employers and employees are happy with their mobile device capabilities.
Posted: 24 Feb 2012 | Premiered: 24 Feb 2012

BlackBerry

Bring Your Own Security to the Cloud
sponsored by CenterBeam
VIDEO: Watch this video to learn how the bring-your-own-security (BYOS) model allows you to have authorization and authentication for cloud-hosted services against your own active directory, not the hosts.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Premiered: 12 Jun 2013

CenterBeam
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WIRELESS SPAM DEFINITION (continued): …  that caused the phones to dial emergency numbers. According to some experts, other parts of the world should brace themselves for a similar deluge. Others, however, point to several reasons why SMS spam is not likely to become as prevalent in North America and Europe as it is in Japan. For one thing, text messaging itself is much more popular in Japan. Forrester Research reported that 80% of Japanese mobile users use text messaging, in contrast to just 17% in the United States. Furthermore, it costs the sender about $0.08-0.12 to send each text message -- not prohibitive for most users, but too … 
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