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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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B2B Success Story: E-Commerce Strategy for Thousands of Daily Transactions
sponsored by Axway
WEBCAST: In this video, Shawn Buske discusses the e-commerce system that Jabil chose to handle thousands of daily B2B transactions. Jabil was also able to easily meet SLA compliance and security compliance requirements.
Posted: 08 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Jan 11, 2016

Axway

Optimizing Web Application Security for the New Bad Bot Threat Landscape
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: Winning in today's bot battlefield takes time, expertise, and a dedicated team. In this white paper, get a glimpse into the world of anti-bot defenses and win the battle of the bots on your site.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Distil Networks

Understand the Business Impact and Cost of a Breach
sponsored by MASERGY
ANALYST REPORT: This Forrester Report will help security and risk leaders build a case for investment to show business leaders what kind of investment it'll take to adequately protect their organization.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2015

MASERGY

Next Generation Cybersecurity: The Age of Artificial Intelligence
sponsored by MASERGY
WEBCAST: Traditional cybersecurity strategies are failing and need advanced intelligence and analytics to sort through an enormous amount of data that organizations possess. This webinar will show how artificial intelligence can augment existing security solutions with patented network behavioral analysis to fill the gaps in current effort.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Premiered: May 1, 2016

MASERGY

Masergy UES Offers Unique Approach to Network Defense
sponsored by MASERGY
ANALYST REPORT: Instead of applying a one-size-fits-all approach, multi-stage machine learning analysis detects events differently on different networks. Learn how this security strategy can find predictable patterns on your network and methods that work best for it.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 11 Nov 2015

MASERGY

Encryption as an IT Service
sponsored by Gemalto
WHITE PAPER: To build a sustainable security foundation, organizations need to employ encryption as an IT service — centrally and cohesively managing encryption across an entire enterprise. Gain significant benefits in overall security, administrative efficiency and business agility.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gemalto

Encrypt Office 365 Emails
sponsored by ZixCorp
RESOURCE: Passive identification of what emails should be encrypted can simultaneously protect your business while unburdening your system from unnecessary processes. Discover how to automatically scan outbound emails from Office 365 connectors and accurately detect sensitive information and evolve with changing best practices.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

ZixCorp

Your Old Storage is Standing in the Way of Growth
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
RESOURCE: Improving the scalability, speed, resilience, and affordability of your storage infrastructure can grow your business and strengthen customer loyalty. Discover storage solutions that can boost your performance, eliminate unnecessary storage hardware, and cut your data protection storage requirements.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

HPE and Intel®

Mobilephobia: Curing the CISO’s Most Common Mobile Security Fears
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you a comprehensive portfolio of mobile security solutions that address four key mobile security challenges. Learn intelligent, integrated and innovative approaches that can help your organization stay ahead of emerging threats while managing operational risks and lowering cost of a strong security posture.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

IBM MaaS360

The State of Mobile Security Maturity
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: This study takes the mobile security pulse of large enterprises worldwide. It'll help you assess where you are on this emerging mobile security maturity scale and giving you an indication of where you should make your mobile security investments moving forward.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM MaaS360

Securing mobile productivity for Microsoft Office 365
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Take the complexity out of securing your mobile workforce. Learn how to secure your Microsoft ecosystem across all mobile platforms, including Windows 10. Enable IT to efficiently manage enterprise productivity, connectivity and security today and into the future.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

IBM MaaS360

Protect Confidential Data While Keeping Mobile Users Productive
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Common sense dictates that you look for ways to supplement your mobile device management (MDM) solution with additional, more robust security controls. This white paper helps you identify the goals for your MDM security strategy and select the best approach to reach those goals.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

IBM MaaS360

The Definitive Guide to Data Loss Prevention
sponsored by Digital Guardian
EBOOK: This comprehensive guide provides what you need to understand, evaluate, and succeed with today's DLP. It includes insights from DLP Experts, Forrester Research, Gartner, and Digital Guardian's security analysts
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 25 May 2016

Digital Guardian

EMC VNX and VNXe Family with Veeam Availability Suite
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Veeam Availability Suite v9 is designed to provide enhanced availability with storage snapshots for backup, replication, and recovery tasks. This white paper covers the issues you can expect to solve by integrating this technology, and how to connect it to a storage array.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Veeam Software

Extending Backup to the Cloud
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses a backup and replication system that can simplify your move to the cloud. Access now to see how you can achieve new levels of availability and storage efficiencies for your mission-critical virtual environments.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jan 2016

Veeam Software

Backup & Replication for Linux OS
sponsored by Veeam Software
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Discover a guide on how to successfully integrate and configure a backup and replication solution with Linux operating systems and virtual machines. Learn how you can ensure your enterprise performs transaction-consistent backups and full VM file restorations.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Veeam Software

Client Virtualization Solutions For Government Deliver Increased Security, Mobility, and Savings
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Find out how client virtualization can address the unique requirements of government agencies and learn how moving sensitive data from local device storage to the data center helps to control costs, protect data and applications, support the secure mobile workforce, and more.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Dell and VMware

Client Virtualization Solutions For Retail Deliver Better Security, Enhanced Customer Interactions, and Reduced Cost
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Explore how client virtualization solutions are making it easier to secure customer information while improving customer interactions throughout the shopping experience.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Dell and VMware

Client Virtualization Solutions Deliver Enhanced Security and Compliance While Lowering Costs
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover how client virtualization allows you to control your data safely in a data center while enabling mobile access to data and apps and find out how you can strengthen data protection and help prevent loss, improve regulatory compliance, secure and optimize branch offices by enable business mobility, and more.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 May 2016

Dell and VMware

Complete Your Converged IT Strategy
sponsored by Veeam Software
DATA SHEET: In this data sheet, you will discover how to complete your IT convergence strategy with appropriate backup software. Read on to learn how the right backup deployment can unlock comprehensive, fast, and resilient data protection for your converged environment and fully support an always-on business model.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Veeam Software

Configuration Guide for Veeam Backup & Replication
sponsored by Veeam Software
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Successfully protect your virtual and physical storage and network infrastructure with this step-by-step configuration guide for installing a data backup and replication solution.
Posted: 01 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Jun 2016

Veeam Software

Data Center Applications Standards Reference Guide: Networking and Storage
sponsored by CommScope
WHITE PAPER: In this technical white paper, discover a detailed overview of the most prevalent networking and storage applications in today's modern data centers. Additionally, read on to get instruction on computer clustering, SAN and server cabling, data security, and more.
Posted: 01 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Apr 2016

CommScope

Critical Capabilities for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: IT security leaders deploy enterprise data loss prevention (DLP) for three major use cases: regulatory compliance, intellectual property protection and increased visibility into how users treat sensitive data. This research evaluates DLP products for these three use cases, based on nine critical capabilities. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

Digital Guardian

Veeam withCisco UCS C240Configuration Guide
sponsored by Veeam Software
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Discover a backup and replication solution that can increase the value of your backup and reinvent data protection in your virtual environments. This technology can enable your enterprise to benefit from features such as source-side deduplication and compression, parallel processing, 24/7 application availability, and more.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

Veeam Software

Emerging security threats you're up against now
sponsored by Intel
EGUIDE: Cybercrime is now a fully functional industry with "Hacking as a Service" being a top product. Services are cheaper and more sophisticated than ever. This e-guide shows you top emerging cyber threats that could be harming your system soon.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 25 May 2016

Intel
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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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