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Published By: WatchGuard Technologies     Published Date: Apr 20, 2011
Find out how it works and why it's actually possible now to move the battle for web security off your web servers.
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cloud-based web security, cybercriminals, watchguard reputation enabled defense, web-based attacks, threat management, malware, url filtering
    
WatchGuard Technologies
Published By: Webroot     Published Date: Nov 02, 2012
The experts agree that AV software is a must-have for business PC users, but it is necessary to take great care in choosing one. In this brief, you'll find that user experiences with AV solutions can vary widely.
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malware attacks, antivirus security, endpoint solution, endpoint security, security solutions
    
Webroot
Published By: Webroot     Published Date: Sep 18, 2013
This infographic gives a quick visual representation of some of the key findings of recent Webroot research on web security in the US and UK. The findings highlight the significant costs that web threats pose to businesses—such as increased help desk support—and the risks especially for companies with no web security installed. It also offers some quick recommendations for protecting against these threats. Among the major points: • Phishing is the most prevalent web-borne cyber attack • 8 in 10 companies experienced one or more types of web-borne attacks in 2012 71% of companies say web-borne threats increased help desk time
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web threats, phishing, cyber attack, security, malware, web security
    
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Published By: Webroot     Published Date: Sep 18, 2013
Webroot conducted research on web security in the US and the UK. As remote users expand the security perimeter, the majority of companies reported significant effects in the form of increased help desk time, reduced employee productivity and disruption of business activities. The impacts of web-borne attacks are also more severe for companies with employees who have remote access to the corporate network or other corporate online resource via their laptops, tablets or smartphones. • 90% of companies agree that managing the security of remote users is extremely challenging • Twice as many companies with remote users reported Web-borne attacks by criminals, which compromised the security of customer data • 50% of firms with remote users say web-borne attacks impacted company financials
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security, remote users, cybercrime, web attacks, malware, phishing, mobile browser security, mobile device
    
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Published By: Webroot     Published Date: Sep 18, 2013
Webroot commissioned a study to gauge the prevalence of web-borne attacks, their consequences, and how IT pros are responding. Among the results, the vast majority of companies surveyed experienced one or more types of web-borne attacks in 2012. The survey report also includes recommendations—such as deploying a secure web gateway—for responding to this new threat environment. Key findings include: • 8 in10 companies experienced web-borne attacks in 2012 • The majority of respondents reported significant impacts such as increased help desk time, reduced employee productivity and disruption of business activities • Secure web gateways are a critical component of an effective defense against web-borne threats
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web threats, data loss, security, web gateway, web attacks, security breach
    
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Published By: Webroot     Published Date: Sep 18, 2013
This whitepaper discusses a major new threat vector — “phishing 2.0.” While many IT professionals have become less concerned with phishing as it seems these attacks only fool naive consumers, a new generation of sophisticated phishing attacks now target businesses. These phish evade traditional antivirus and antiphishing products. Using targeted information — often gathered from social media sites — they fool even security-savvy employees into divulging sensitive information or visiting websites that infect machines with dangerous malware. Learn more about: • Uncovering phishing emails and phishing websites in real time • Limiting the amount of personal information employees expose on social media sites • Leveraging the world’s largest cloud-based threat network
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phishing, web threat, web security, malware, security
    
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Published By: Webroot     Published Date: Sep 18, 2013
This whitepaper deals with the rise of mobility, BYOD and social networking, and how these trends have led cybercriminals to exploit vulnerabilities in browsers and mobile apps. For example, more than 30,000 mostly legitimate websites become infected with malware every day. From drive-by downloads to spearfishing to XML injection, web-borne threats represent a significant new risk for businesses. The report describes how to stay on top of this changing threat landscape and prevent damaging attacks with: • 100% protection against known viruses • Industry-leading URL filtering and IP protection via the world’s largest threat database • Extended protection for smartphones and tablets • Simplified web-based management
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web security, cybercriminals, web threats, web gateway, security
    
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Published By: Webroot     Published Date: Sep 18, 2013
This FAQ tells you how to move beyond the old trade-off between anti-malware effectiveness and speed. It answers questions such as what is wrong with conventional approaches, which includes the inability of clients to perform signature matching operations on today’s more than 70 million malware variants. It also discusses how the cloud and behavioral detection overcome the limitations of signature-based approaches. Finally, it answers questions about how cloud solutions can offer specific benefits such as: • Improving speed by offloading pattern matching from endpoints • Eliminating large signature downloads • Stopping zero day attacks
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antivirus, anti-malware, scanning speed, the cloud, behavioral detection, security
    
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Published By: Webroot     Published Date: Sep 18, 2013
This infographic gives a quick visual representation of some of the key findings of a recent Webroot research on web security in the US and UK. As cybercriminals increasingly exploit vulnerabilities in mobile browsers and apps, companies with mobile workforces face new challenges in protecting users and critical data. And the impacts of failing to protect against mobile browsing threats can be severe. The infographic also gives a checklist of things you can do to reduce the risks. Among the key points: • 50% of companies in the US estimate that web-borne attacks cost from $25,000 to $1 million in 2012. • 90% of respondents agree that managing the security of remote users is challenging • 50% of firms with remote workers had a website compromised
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security, mobile device, mobile threats, mobile browsing, cybercriminals, data, protection
    
Webroot
Published By: Webroot Inc     Published Date: Mar 05, 2014
In this white paper we will summarize the decline of Phishing 1.0, discuss how phishing has turned toward business and become more costly, outline the structure of new Phishing 2.0 attacks, delineate how the new campaigns evade standard antiphishing countermeasures, and describe how web security services with real-time antiphishing capabilities can protect against Phishing 2.0 attacks.
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phishing, campaigns, antiphishing, security, social media, malware, block, network
    
Webroot Inc
Published By: Webroot Inc     Published Date: Jan 15, 2015
The problem with the vast majority of network and endpoint security solutions is that they operate on the premise of static whitelists and blacklists. These lists do not account for the changing nature of URLs, IPs, files and applications, nor for the volume of unknown threats permeating the web, meaning they cannot be used to provide adequate protection. Compounding this problem is that commercial network security technology, such as NGFWs and unified threat management systems, can easily flood the organization’s network security teams with too many alerts and false positives, making it impossible to understand and respond to new threats. As a result, not only do these threats evade the security technology and land with the victim’s infrastructure, but they also have plenty of time to steal sensitive data and inflict damage to the victim’s business. The final characteristic of the latest attacks is how quickly they compromise and exfiltrate data from the organization, compared to the
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firewall, network security, urls, ips, adequate protection
    
Webroot Inc
Published By: Webroot Inc     Published Date: Aug 27, 2015
In the past year, Webroot encountered tens of millions of instances of malware and potentially unwanted applications (PUAs), monitored billions of IP addresses and URLs, analyzed millions of new and updated mobile apps for malicious behavior, and studied major malware trends based on data from millions of endpoints. This report contains insights, analysis, and information on how collective threat intelligence can protect organizations from sophisticated attacks.
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malware, unwanted applications, malicious behavior, threat intelligence
    
Webroot Inc
Published By: Webroot Inc     Published Date: Sep 09, 2016
This guide will examine a number of mitigation strategies that will help protect your organizations’ data from crypto-ransomware attacks. Crypto-ransomware is no longer an annoyance. It’s a highly persistent and organized criminal activity with Ransomware as a Service (RaaS) at its core.
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Published By: Webroot UK     Published Date: Nov 11, 2009
This paper considers how Web-based security threats are evolving, within the context of IT trends including mobile, home computing and other forms of remote access that could all potentially increase the attack surface of the organization.
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webroot, web security threat, phishing, antivirus, ddos, data leak, threat protection, configuration
    
Webroot UK
Published By: Webroot UK     Published Date: Mar 22, 2010
This paper considers how Web-based security threats are evolving, within the context of IT trends including mobile, home computing and other forms of remote access that could all potentially increase the attack surface of the organization.
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webroot, web security threat, remote access, malware, viruses, spyware, phishing, threat protection
    
Webroot UK
Published By: Webroot UK     Published Date: Mar 22, 2010
The web today is a prime vector for attack. Interrupting information flows, which are increasingly transmitted over the internet, has become the prime focus for today's financially motivated hackers.
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webroot, web security protection, hackers, web threats, cloud computing, malware
    
Webroot UK
Published By: Webroot UK     Published Date: Sep 05, 2013
Webroot SecureAnywhere Business - Endpoint Protection offers a revolutionary approach to malware protection. It brings together Webroot's innovative file pattern and predictive behavior recognition technology, with the almost limitless power of cloud computing, to stop known threats and prevent unknown zero-day attacks more effectively than anything else. Read this white paper to learn about ultimate performance and minimal management security software from Webroot.
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webroot, secureanywhere, business, software, security software, revolutionary software, predictive behavior, known threats
    
Webroot UK
Published By: Webroot UK     Published Date: Sep 25, 2013
Managing web security in an increasingly challenging threat landscape. Cybercriminals have increasingly turned their attention to the web, which has become by farther predominant area of attack. Small wonder. Those who would do harm to our computer systems for profit or malice always manage to focus their efforts on our most vulnerable weak spots. Today, that is the web, for a wide number of reasons.
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web security, webroot, web attack, ddos, web, internet security, malware
    
Webroot UK
Published By: Webroot UK     Published Date: Jan 30, 2014
In 2014, hackers and cyber thieves will continue to change their tactics, using new exploits to infect systems and steal data. This Executive Brief discusses the top five malware trends to keep an eye out for in 2014 and how Webroot SecureAnywhere can provide the endpoint protection that companies will need to be safe in 2014.
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webroot, security, esecurity, cyber threat, malware, malware trends, breaches, safeguard
    
Webroot UK
Published By: Websense     Published Date: Jan 25, 2013
“Is this email a phish or is it legitimate?” That’s the question that employees — and executives in particular - read this white paper to learn guidance on how to recognize advanced threats and protect yourself from them.
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phishing, targeted attacks, websense, security, scams, defence, key topics, security guidance
    
Websense
Published By: Websense     Published Date: Aug 23, 2012
Websense redefines the security gateway with advanced threat and data theft defenses.
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security, malware analysis, websense, dlp, data loss prevention, threat defense
    
Websense
Published By: Websense     Published Date: Aug 23, 2012
"Is this email a phish or is it legitimate?" That's the question that employees - and executives in particular - are asking with greater frequency.
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phishing, web security, email security, phishing attacks
    
Websense
Published By: Websense     Published Date: Oct 06, 2014
This paper provides the seven stages of advanced threats and helps in the understanding the cyber attack kill chain
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apts, understanding apts, apt security strategy, stages of advanced threats
    
Websense
Published By: xMatters     Published Date: Sep 22, 2014
When it comes to data breaches and service outages, it’s no longer a question of if but when. Governments worldwide increasingly have new laws, pending legislation, privacy regulations and “strong suggestions” for protecting sensitive information and taking action when breaches or service outages occur. Get the Complimentary White Paper and learn how you need to prepare for these new laws and more. The white paper examines current regional legislation and how you can implement communication best practices for maintaining transparency and trust in the face of consumer-facing service disruptions.
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communication, best practices, data, breaches, enterprise, consumer, confidence, science
    
xMatters
Published By: xMatters     Published Date: Feb 04, 2015
Staying on top of cutting-edge communication trends can be the difference in saving lives during a disaster or even preserving customer loyalty by notifying people during a major business interruption. Get the complimentary report written by industry expert Dr. Steven B. Goldman and learn the important trends you need to be aware of in 2015, including: • The increase in security budgets, as well as fines and lawsuits • The continuing rise in data breaches and malicious cyber attacks • The impact of social media on crisis preparations and response • Why natural disasters may be the least of your worries • And most importantly, how to survive the robot uprising!
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security, budgets, disaster, business interruption, social media, data breaches, customer loyalty, communication trends
    
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