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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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Preventing Attacks Before They Happen
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
EGUIDE: While no antimalware product will ever be 100% effective, there are solutions that can successfully ward off advanced attacks. This expert guide gives advice for finding the best solution for your environment.
Posted: 24 Nov 2015 | Published: 24 Nov 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Unknown Malware - What You Can't See Can Hurt You
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This infographic provides some essential statistics on the rise of unknown malware and gives advice for defeating it. Discover how you can fight the unknown and keep your organization secure.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Sandboxing: CPU-Level Threat Prevention
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
VIDEO: This brief video explores how you can detect advanced malware that hides in the CPU-level of an application. Read on to discover how you can stop even the most advanced and evasive threats.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Premiered: 04 May 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Multi-Layered Defense for an Evolving Threat Landscape
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WEBCAST: Access this webcast to learn how you can protect against both known and unknown malware and to make today's difficult cybersecurity landscape just a little bit easier.
Posted: 16 Nov 2015 | Premiered: Oct 13, 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

How Sandboxing puts a Stop to Today's Advanced Attacks
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
VIDEO: This video introduces a modern approach to sandboxing that catches even the most evasive attack. Take a look to learn how you can upgrade your sandboxing capabilities to match today's advanced and zero-day attacks.
Posted: 16 Nov 2015 | Premiered: 20 Oct 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Staying One Step Ahead with Zero-Day Protection
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WEBCAST: This webcast examines how you can stop today's advanced hackers. Watch and learn how sandboxing, CPU-level detection and more can keep your organization secure from even the most sophisticated threats.
Posted: 16 Nov 2015 | Premiered: Sep 22, 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Exposing The Unknown: How Sandboxing Technology Fights Modern Threats
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how sandboxing has evolved to fight modern cybercrime and how the technology could secure your business.
Posted: 13 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

How to Stop Today's Advanced Hackers
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how you can protect against any threat today's advanced hackers throw at you.
Posted: 13 Nov 2015 | Published: 19 Aug 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Combat the Rise of Malware
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses the growing malware threat and gives suggestions for combatting zero-day attacks, non-executable attacks, and more.
Posted: 13 Nov 2015 | Published: 26 Oct 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Evaluating the Next Generation of Threat Prevention
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at a next-generation threat prevention tool, evaluating the effectiveness of this form of technology and the practicality of implementing it.
Posted: 10 Nov 2015 | Published: 10 Nov 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Targeted Attack Protection: Bolstering Your Mobile Defenses
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WEBCAST: In this informative webcast, learn the top 6 malware apps users will encounter, how to secure Apple and Android devices, and mitigate malicious apps. Discover the top mobile app malware threats plaguing organizations and how to thwart them in their tracks before data leakage occurs.
Posted: 30 Oct 2015 | Premiered: Oct 7, 2015

Proofpoint, Inc.

Anatomy of A Hack Disrupted
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a close-up look one successfully mitigated malware attack, giving you insight on how to stop a potential cyber-breach.
Posted: 28 Oct 2015 | Published: 28 Oct 2015

LogRhythm, Inc.

When Minutes Count:How to Fight Advanced Threats with Real-Time SIEM
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: This report assesses organizations' abilities to detect and deflect targeted attacks, reveals the top eight most critical indicators of attack, and examines best practices for proactive incident response, including use of real-time SIEM solutions.
Posted: 22 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Intel Security

Special Report: Best Practices for Incident Response
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: The SANS 2015 Incident Response survey results reveals an increasingly complex response landscape and the need for automation of processes and services to provide both visibility across systems and best avenues of remediation. Read this paper for coverage of these issues, along with best practices and sage advice.
Posted: 22 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Intel Security

The Cybercrime Economics of Malicious Macros
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
RESOURCE: Learn more about how cybercriminals are driving today's massive targeted attack campaigns with ease.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 07 Oct 2015

Proofpoint, Inc.

Speed Up Incident Response and Reveal Malicious IP Sources
sponsored by OpenDNS
WHITE PAPER: This breif white paper outlines how to gain great visibility and control over network traffic to uncover sophisticated threats.
Posted: 09 Oct 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

OpenDNS

How Bad Can Adversaries Get?: Examining the Hacker's Evolution Over Time
sponsored by WhiteHat Security
WEBCAST: This webcast examines how hackers are evolving their techniques to achieve their goals faster and undetected, as well as the top 10 attacks they're using. Learn how a risk-based approach prioritizes vulnerabilities differently than the "high, medium, low" strategy and why it's imperative to make the switch.
Posted: 01 Oct 2015 | Premiered: May 6, 2015

WhiteHat Security

Programmatically Identifying Multi-Page Flaws in Web Apps
sponsored by WhiteHat Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the pros and cons of several web app scanning approaches. View now to test your web apps' functions independently, automatically detect the presence of common nonce frameworks, and more.
Posted: 01 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

WhiteHat Security

Evaluating the Total Cost of Ownership for Protecting Web Applications
sponsored by WhiteHat Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper breaks down the total cost of web app security in the three major risk categories associated with successful attacks. Access now to learn how to quantify the costs of web app security compared to the costs of a breach.
Posted: 01 Oct 2015 | Published: 14 Oct 2013

WhiteHat Security

Encrypted Traffic Management for Dummies
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: In this e-book, you'll learn everything you need to know about keeping SSL-encrypted traffic both private and secure.
Posted: 11 Sep 2015 | Published: 11 Sep 2015

Blue Coat Systems

Endpoint Protection Software Features and Functionality
sponsored by Webroot
EGUIDE: This expert guide breaks down all the capabilities endpoint security platforms can offer, helping you determine which ones to look for and which ones your clients need most.
Posted: 10 Sep 2015 | Published: 10 Sep 2015

Webroot

The Credit Union's Cyber-Security Crisis
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the security issues of credit unions, discussing how you can distribute your resources to provide the best security in the most cost-effective manner.
Posted: 09 Sep 2015 | Published: 09 Sep 2015

SurfWatch Labs

A New Approach to Endpoint Security
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how you can take a new approach to security that provides unmatched protection for your devices and those of your customers.
Posted: 03 Sep 2015 | Published: 03 Sep 2015

Webroot

Cyber-Threats in 2015
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: This white paper arms you with the most up-to-date web security knowledge that you need to keep your clients safe.
Posted: 02 Sep 2015 | Published: 02 Sep 2015

Webroot

"Hacking as a Service," and Other Emerging Threats
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Lethal threats to enterprise security are emerging from every which way. Access this exclusive edition of Information Security Magazine to learn just what you're up against.
Posted: 12 Oct 2015 | Published: 12 Oct 2015

SearchSecurity.com
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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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