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Preventing Malware Attacks

As new technologies emerge, so do new, and often defenseless avenues for malware attacks. In this expert guide, uncover proactive security measures for malware defense as well as gain best social networking practices for preventing social network malware.

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    Preventing malware has been a constant issue for both consumers and businesses since the beginning. Malware can often present itself in all areas of an industry, including both new and old methods. Check out this E-Guide to discover the best practices for inhibiting malware from affecting both your business and your customers.

  • Technical Guide on Malware Trends

    Malware has rapidly evolved beyond the mass-mailing worm in the last decade. Attackers are pointing zero-day exploits and new variants of longstanding viruses at corporate networks on a daily basis—putting an inordinate strain on traditional antimalware defenses.

    TechTarget’s Security Media Group presents a comprehensive guide to malware trends. Our experts help you adopt your security strategies, policies and spending to address the ever-changing and customized world of malware to keep targeted attacks, phishing scams and other malware-based attacks at bay.

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