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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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How to Sync, Share & Control Data Securely
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn about a solution to data security in the world of cloud file sharing.
Posted: 03 Jun 2015 | Published: 03 Jun 2015

Commvault

Best Practices for Building Cloud Security Strategy with Confidence
sponsored by IBM
RESOURCE: This infographic presents the top 4 cloud security elements you need to include in your strategy. Continue reading to learn how to mitigate risk in your cloud environment whether it's SaaS, IaaS, or PaaS.
Posted: 01 Jun 2015 | Published: 17 Dec 2014

IBM

The 2015 Cyber Risk Report
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: The HP Cyber Risk Report 2015 provides a broad view of the 2014 threat landscape and gives you the insight you need to protect your business from both known vulnerabilities and unknown exploits.
Posted: 29 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

10 Essential Steps to Web Security
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore the 10 web security best practices to mitigate insider, outsider, and human error threats.
Posted: 28 May 2015 | Published: 13 May 2015

Clearswift

Case Study: Community Bank Improves Both Security and Productivity
sponsored by Clearswift
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to discover how a community bank overhauled its e-mail security to ensure both data protection and employee productivity.
Posted: 28 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Clearswift

Next Generation Data Loss Prevention
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a content-aware data loss prevention (DLP) solution that offers stronger security for your mission critical information. Click through for a simple 8-step implementation strategy.
Posted: 26 May 2015 | Published: 22 Apr 2015

Clearswift

Dissecting the Foundation of an Adaptive Data Loss Prevention Strategy
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the foundation of adaptive data loss prevention strategy.
Posted: 26 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Clearswift

Today's Microsoft Office 365 Security Hurdles
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines today's 11 Microsoft Office 365 security challenges and how to modify your email security strategy to secure content and data.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Clearswift

DLP Defense for Insider Threats
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a DLP approach to remove content that breaks policy or industry GRC requirements. Continue reading to learn how to mitigate risks and secure communication in the collaboration or sharing processes.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 05 May 2015

Clearswift

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

Why InfoSec Needs Guarantees
sponsored by WhiteHat Security
WEBCAST: This webcast presents the argument that security platform vendors need to change the industry and begin to offer guarantees on security platforms. View now to learn why security guarantees will benefit the vendors as well as the organizations using them.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Premiered: May 12, 2015

WhiteHat Security

Next-Gen DLP: Can It Protect Your Organization?
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines next-gen DLP that is adaptive and content/context aware and how it mitigates internal and external data theft and/or leaks. Continue reading to learn what is on the horizon for next-gen DLP and how it will evolve in the coming years.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Clearswift

Content Collaboration: 5 Things to Look for in a Vendor
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper presents the 5 key features of a successful content collaboration software service that can help you improve your collaboration security without breaking the bank or complicating business processes.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 20 May 2015

IntraLinks, Inc

Data Security for the Most Sensitive Materials
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Download and discover how you can make even the most sensitive data safe from falling into the wrong hands while simplifying business processes and cutting costs.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 26 Dec 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

How Adaptive DLP is Securing the Agile Enterprise
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines next-gen adaptive DLP and compares the two technologies, highlighting 5 vital areas in which adaptive DLP surpasses its aging predecessor.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Clearswift

Simplifying Protection of Critical Assets
sponsored by AVG Technologies
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide lays out a simple strategy you can use to make sure you're optimizing your security resources.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 20 May 2015

AVG Technologies

How to Streamline the Regulatory Filings Process
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores one approach to streamline the regulatory filing process, ensure granular control, and avoid penalties.
Posted: 19 May 2015 | Published: 29 Apr 2015

IntraLinks, Inc

Managing Regulatory Examinations - Streamlining the Process
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn how to streamline the document review process and ensure preparation for regulatory exams.
Posted: 19 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

IntraLinks, Inc

Benefit from Collaboration without Compromising Security
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper outlines a strategy for facilitating collaboration without compromising your IT security.
Posted: 19 May 2015 | Published: 03 Jun 2014

Clearswift

Top Marketing Data Collaboration Challenges
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: In this whtie paper, discover the 6 data security and control challenges that marketing departments face and how to reduce risk and loss.
Posted: 15 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

IntraLinks, Inc

Data and Document Governance for Legal Departments
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores an alternative strategy to data and document governance to reduce risk for legal departments.
Posted: 15 May 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

IntraLinks, Inc

Mitigating Data Sharing Risks and Leaks
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores an alternative approach to reducing data sharing risks between internal teams and outside parties. View now to learn how to safeguard data and files and minimize leaks.
Posted: 14 May 2015 | Published: 25 Mar 2015

IntraLinks, Inc

Securing Cloud Computing: How to Evaluate Providers
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore the state of security in the cloud. Continue reading to reveal a 21 questions-to-ask checklist of leading security practices for protecting sensitive data in the cloud.
Posted: 14 May 2015 | Published: 17 Dec 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Manage "Lots" of Documents within a Secure Business Process
sponsored by Nuance
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper pinpoints how Toyota Industries North America met the above goals and saved money and time in the process. Access this resource now to realise the success you can gain from capturing and securing documents.
Posted: 14 May 2015 | Published: 14 May 2015

Nuance

Next Generation Cloud Security
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
DATA SHEET: In this data sheet, you will learn how to fill in the gaps cloud perimeter security leaves vulnerable and strengthen your identity and access management (IAM) strategy.
Posted: 13 May 2015 | Published: 10 Dec 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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