Anonymous proxies are an unseen threat - a student's or employee's backdoor to malicious or productivity-sapping sites on the Internet. If your URL filtering solution relies on the old-school URL database/keyword approach, your ship is leaking and you may not see the holes.
With hundreds of new proxy sites created each day, traditional URL filtering just can't keep up, even when supplemented by standard keyword analysis. What follows is a primer on ...
TRUSTe and TNS Global examined consumer attitudes about behavioral targeting, a hot button issue recently, as industry enthusiasm for delivering customized experiences and improved marketing metrics runs up against consumer privacy concerns and calls for greater transparency around emerging tracking and targeting techniques.
Participants answered questions regarding their overall knowledge, concerns and opinions regarding behavioral targeting benefits and activities. Survey results showed that:
• Consumer knowledge of behavioral targeting tactics remains limited.
• 40% of respondents ...
Given the proliferation of phishing attacks, Harland Financial Solutions has designed a Phishing Response Kit to aid financial institutions in helping protect consumers' personal identity data and financial account credentials. Created specifically to educate and assist financial institutions, the kit provides a detailed checklist and directives to help them respond in the event of a phishing scam.
The Internet is making employees more productive than ever. Instant messaging enables simple, real-time communications. And the list of applications and their benefits goes on and on. This paper describes the risks that organizations face as they increase their dependence on the Internet, the challenge of finding available options to protect the network, and the steps to incorporate those tools and controls into day-to-day security management. To answer these needs, this paper establishes Internet Policy ...