Hybrid Approach Offers Solution to File Sharing Dilemma
As IT and users fight the data deluge brought on by big data, social networks and multimedia, the benefits of implementing enterprise-class file sharing quickly ......
To stay productive, mobile workers want access to the same data they have in the office-including data stored in Enterprise Content Management (ECM) systems such as Microsoft® SharePoint.
When users discover that SharePoint data can't be accessed easily on tablets and smartphones, they often work around corporate IT departments (and corporate IT security policies), and post files to a variety of cloud file sharing services. But these file-sharing services represent a significant security ...
Smartphones and tablets are everywhere. Most companies allow employees to use personal mobile devices to access corporate data, but they typically have very little visibility into which employees are accessing corporate data and what kinds of devices they're using. As a result, they are blind to the risks these devices present to their corporate data.
This white paper highlights key mobile security risks and describes how pervasive they are based on data from ...
The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS), with its over 200 requirements, can seem like a daunting set of regulations. Nonetheless, if your organization handles any kind of credit card information, you must be PCI DSS compliant. As difficult as this can seem, you can get expert help with our new eBook: Demystifying PCI DSS: Expert Tips and Explanations to Help You Gain PCI DSS Compliance.
When you download this free eBook, ...
November 2012- Companies are increasingly loosening policies to allow employee-owned devices to connect to corporate resources. More than 75% of the knowledge-based workforce uses a mobile device to access the corporate network. The typical knowledge worker now averages 2.8 devices that may connect to the network. AccelOps makes this a no-compromise decision.
End users now access critical corporate data on personal devices and use consumer-grade web applications for work-related tasks, making it difficult for IT to fulfill one of their most important responsibilities: keep enterprise data secure.
Download the full IDC report to learn the impacts of this trend, as well as the benefits of unifying the often discreet IT functions of data protection, security, storage, and collaboration.
Access controls that define a specific set of user privileges are well accepted as a security best practice. Why, then, are these same principles so rarely applied to the most sensitive access of all: administrative accounts?
In this ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES® report, you’ll discover common excuses given to justify this oversight. You’ll then see how modern privileged account management solutions provide the control and monitoring capabilities needed to bring privileged access ...
November 2012- Businesses today expect more from mobile-they want to put mobile to work. They want to make their mobile apps "business-ready" and keep their mobile content secure. Arm yourself with the Eight Steps to MDM 2.0 report from Zenprise to help you get there.
Once mostly prohibited by IT, smartphones and tablets—such as Android-based phones and Apple iPads—are now being used by hundreds of millions of employees worldwide to access, transmit and store corporate information in today’s 24x7 business environment. This “extended enterprise” introduces new challenges and complexities for IT.
Not surprisingly, security has emerged as the No. 1 challenge posed by the BYOD trend. Traditional security approaches typically involve perimeter-based security controls such as ...
November 2012- This research report exposes critical risks most organizations face related to how employees transfer files to/from other employees, partners and customers. You will learn the challenges most organizations face today and tips about how to best ensure security of confidential data and information.
October 2012- This report examines the security challenges and requirements for the hybrid fixed and mobile workplace of today and demonstrates how the mix of on-premise and cloud applications in the enterprise needs an array of security solutions directed by a flexible security policy that follows the user, regardless of device or location.
October 2012- Symantec Corp. commissioned Tolly to benchmark the performance of its new Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 12.1 within VMware ESXi 5 virtual environments vs. Trend Micro Deep Security 8. Specifically, this testing focused on the system resource requirements of each solution when performing on-demand and on-access scanning, and during distributed virus definition update
October 2012- This report from Dennis Technology Labs compares the effectiveness of anti-malware products designed to run in virtual desktop environments. This test aims to compare the effectiveness of the most recent releases of anti-malware products designed to run in virtual desktop environments.
October 2012- Access a complimentary copy of the 2012 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms to gain deeper knowledge of the endpoint protection market, learn about factors driving growth and get an unbiased analysis of vendors in this space and their strengths and cautions.
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The Zeus Trojan virus was destructive enough, but the tech media are constantly alerting us to evolving threats to every industry. The good news is that you can transform the way your organization exposes, analyzes, and respond to advanced endpoint threats and errant sensitive data.
Here are seven quick case studies to prove it. Download these real-world examples of how customers in industries such as financial services, hospitality, ...
80% of organizations suffering payment card breaches had not achieved compliance with PCI DSS at the time of the breach. – Verizon 2011 Data Breach Investigation Report
As regulation and litigation increase, internal investigators must support an alphabet soup of compliance obligations: SOX, GLBA, FISMA, HIPAA, PCI DSS, regional privacy laws, and more. Although each regulation is different, these laws share common investigation requirements in three areas: policy, control infrastructure, and incident response.
“The theft began with an instant message sent to a Google employee in China who was using Microsoft’s Messenger program… Ultimately, the intruders were able to gain control of a software repository used by the development team.” - New York Times - Cyberattack on Google Said to Hit Password System
While we still use many of the same old names - viruses, Trojans, and worms - today’s malware enables potent multistage ...
October 2012- This report outlines Forrester's future look for mobile security and operations. This report is designed to help security and risk (S&R) and infrastructure and operations (I&O) executives understand and navigate the major business and IT trends that will affect the development of a future-proof mobile support strategy.
October 2012- According to IDC's 2011 Security Survey, nearly two-thirds of enterprises are challenged by end users who do not follow corporate securities policies. Cloud-based Web solutions can secure mobile users without requiring VPN backhaul to an onsite gateway or security agents installed on clients. In this whitepaper Phil Hochmuth, program manager for IDC's Security Products service answers the top 5 questions to consider if you plan to move to cloud-based security.
October 2012- Malnets (malware networks) are extensive infrastructures embedded in the Internet that are designed to deliver mass market attacks to the largest possible audience on a continuous basis. This 2012 Malnet Security Report highlights how these infrastructures are expected to be responsible for more than two-thirds of all malicious cyber-attacks and how you can build an effective malnet defense strategy and prepare for the onslaught of new attacks.
October 2012- Enhanced security is the key functionality in secure Web gateways, yet few buyers understand the different techniques used and their limitations. Use this guide to understand the limitations of solutions, and to compare solutions using standard terminology. Also use it to understand the limitations of each type of malware detection, and to compare prospective vendors' capabilities.
October 2012- Intel Cloud SSO is an on-demand solution for managing identity and access to SaaS applications. This white paper provides background on the cloud Identity as a Service (IDaaS) usage model & benefits. It also describes the solution architecture, deployment models, and configuration capabilities for SSO, strong authentication, and integration options with McAfee's on-premise identity infrastructure.
October 2012- Discover how organizations are protecting larger and larger volumes of sensitive data while still allowing users to easily conduct business.
October 2012- Learn how IT must find the middle ground between security that is too permissive, and security that is so air-tight that it hinders the collaborative experience the software was built to deliver.
October 2012- Discover how cloud service providers can use privileged identity management (PIM) and data security tools to provide customers with the information and transparency they increasingly require to outsource securely and distinguish themselves from competitors.
October 2012- With online applications and services driving the market - and providing a key competitive differentiator - organizations are under mounting pressure to remain agile and accelerate the delivery of web-enabled capabilities. But at the same time, they must ensure that new online offerings are supported by security measures capable of effectively protecting personal information - plus critical business data - without impeding the user experience.
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Hybrid Approach Offers Solution to File Sharing Dilemma