IT Management  >   Systems Operations  >   Security  >  

Data Security

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
ALSO CALLED: Data Protection, Data-security, Data Theft, Secure Data
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.  … 
Definition continues below.
Data Security Reports
26 - 50 of 2683 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
Office 365 single sign-on augurs complexity, setup hitches
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
EGUIDE: Could Office 365 be the perfect scenario for SSO or riddled with issues down the line? Get more insight on the impact to mobile device management and BYOD inside.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 12 May 2016

Symantec Corporation

Builders vs. Breakers: 10 Preventable Online Attacks
sponsored by Pluralsight
VIDEO: Discover 10 examples of recent online attacks that could have been easily prevented, including problems with SQL injection, XSS, password hashing, and more. Learn how you can protect your data with two factor authentication.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Premiered: 05 May 2014

Pluralsight

Take Office 365 data security from the cloud into your own hands
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
EGUIDE: This e-guide shows you four key security factors you must consider before you migrate into the cloud. Learn how to properly encrypt and backup sensitive information, without the risk of data leakage or breaches.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 12 May 2016

Symantec Corporation

BI That's Compatible with the Microsoft Stack: Get Optimal Value from Your Investments
sponsored by Pyramid Analytics
WHITE PAPER: Discover a BI platform that's compatible with the Microsoft data stack, offers self-service capabilities, and empowers you to share trusted BI content. Learn how you can deliver enterprise-grade governance and security, deploy on-premises or private cloud, and more.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Pyramid Analytics

IDC: Protecting Your SaaS Applications
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Learn why businesses that use SaaS services must proactively assess the status of their security program to maintain its effectiveness. Find out how to work with your employees and put effective controls in place to enforce your policies.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

TrendMicro

Hulu Solves Their Security Analytics Problems with Exabeam
sponsored by Exabeam
VIDEO: Hulu security decided to utilize user behavior analytics (UBA) to help with this process. They're now able to focus their small team on specific areas of concern rather than watch a whole gamut of areas.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Premiered: 23 Sep 2015

Exabeam

Safeway Gains Visibility and Context into Attacks with Exabeam's Behavior Intelligence Solution
sponsored by Exabeam
VIDEO: User behavior analytics (UBA) is dynamic. It's imperative today to deal with the myriad of threats that organizations deal with daily. Accelerate your time to attack understanding, reduce response time and create a more efficient security operation with UBA.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Premiered: 17 Feb 2015

Exabeam

A Powerful Platform for Cloud Security Analytics
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: Security architects and SOC managers need a solution for integrating activity across all deployments and making sense of behavior in an open, cloud-based architecture. Discover how you can analyze account lockouts, detect unusual access patterns, and prevent data loss while allowing your organizations to continue growing with the cloud.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Exabeam

Accelerate the Investigation Process to Find, and Root out Attackers
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: User behavior intelligence and security session assembly can help enterprises root out attackers that impersonate employees. Discover how the right solution can help you give more complex tasks to junior security analysts while speeding up data analysis.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Exabeam

Detect, Prioritize, and Respond to Modern Cyber Attacks
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: They need the ability to automatically analyze user behavior to respond effectively. Learn how to leverage existing log data to detect modern attacks and prioritize incidents efficiently. Used correctly, user behavior analytics adds a powerful analytics layer over existing security technologies, guiding a more effective response to attacks.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Exabeam

Understanding the Impact of Flash Storage in Healthcare Environments
sponsored by Pure Storage
WEBCAST: Storage experts Rich Seger and Bob Cormier discuss how to increase provider productivity and enable more patient visits with fast, reliable, flash storage. Discover how flash storage can provide your healthcare organization with the performance and storage flexibility you need to provide secure access to your data anywhere, at any time.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Premiered: May 20, 2016

Pure Storage

Data Protection for All-Flash Storage Arrays
sponsored by emc first distribution
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper highlights a continuous availability and data mobility platform and an operational disaster recovery solution that protect all-flash arrays. Access now to see how you can integrate these technologies to ensure continuous data protection for your mission-critical workloads and enable any point-in-time recovery.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

emc first distribution

Moving from Monitoring to Blocking Content - 5 Best Practices
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Whatever the cause - subpar security, human error, unmanaged endpoints, etc. - data loss prevention (DLP) is more important than ever. Your security strategy must be context aware. Learn how to implement context aware, multi-layered content blocking without inhibiting business processes.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Protect Company Data with Encryption & Remote Management
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Simplify your security enterprise security management with broad, centralized control with stronger and more efficient options for protecting endpoints. Stay ahead of emerging threats and improve user experience all will lowering the TCO to your organization.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Grand Theft Data – Data Exfiltration Study: Actors, Tactics, and Detection
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: DLP tactics & tools only work if you know how to use them properly. This data exfiltration study reveals the security tools, response plans and awareness training required to protect your infrastructure and prevent major losses.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Intel Security

Five Tips to Help Protect Your Data - From passive monitoring to proactive protection
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Modern DLP needs to be rapidly incremental, focusing on derived value, successful preventative actions and increasing the risk threshold. Inside this white paper, you'll learn 5 key requirements to ensure your data protection efforts are successful.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Is data leaking out on your watch?
sponsored by Intel Security
RESOURCE: Learn more about where threats initiate and the tactics cyber criminals use to steal your data. Discover what measures you can take to make sure your organization isn't the next highly publicized breach victim (whether it be from external threats or your very own employees).
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Intel Security

End the E-Waste Epidemic. Do Your Part.
sponsored by Iron Mountain
RESOURCE: Learn how to dispose of e-waste properly to both save the environment and save your organization from data loss.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

TOPICS:  Data Security
Iron Mountain

Advance Enterprise Analytics with Self-Service and Governance
sponsored by Pyramid Analytics
WHITE PAPER: Self-service BI can help business users quickly create data models and enable better decision-making, but this can't be achieved without centralized, managed security. Discover a highly scalable BI platform that can balance self-service BI with complete governance.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 19 May 2016

Pyramid Analytics

Korott Labs trust Barracuda NextGen Firewalls for security, reliabilityand simple centralized management
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
RESOURCE: What they decided on gave them a distributed, reliable and secure network with centralized management with complete visibility of their entire network and its components. Learn more about Korott's process and eventual decision to help your organization find the proper firewall security it needs.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Barracuda Networks

Data Masking and Subsetting
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
DATA SHEET: Copying production data for non-production purposes, such as test and development, is increasing the exposure of sensitive data, expanding the security and compliance boundary and the likelihood of data breaches. Learn how masking and subsetting data reduces the exposure of the sensitive production data for non-production environments.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Oracle Corporation

The Productivity Transformation
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Your enterprise can't be left behind in this new era of productivity. Enable your employees by creating secure systems that can protect your data while living on less than enterprise secure devices.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

IBM MaaS360

Unified Identity Governance - A Business Overview
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Application proliferation has created renewed identity fragmentation, as users are inconsistently managed across apps in the enterprise. Learn how to create a converged identity governance process—managing access privileges across all business applications and platforms by unifying identity governance.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 31 May 2015

Oracle Corporation

10 Characteristics of a HIPAA-Compliant ePHI Application
sponsored by Coalfire
WHITE PAPER: The root cause of HIPAA-compliance gaps often lies in application software that is not HIPAA-compliant – the software simply lacks the required or implied security functionality. Uncover the 10 security requirements of a HIPAA-compliant ePHI app.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 19 May 2016

Coalfire

Gemalto SafeNet Keysecure for MongoDB Encryption Key Management for MongoDB Native Encryption
sponsored by Gemalto
WHITE PAPER: Increase in opportunity comes with increase in risk. Greater encryption and key management can make accumulating big data a breeze. Learn how to ensure your data protection platform is flexible to work across all data types and all locations where your data lives.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gemalto
26 - 50 of 2683 Matches Previous Page    1 2 3 4 5    Next Page
 
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 … 
Data Security definition sponsored by WhatIs.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2016, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement