While mobile threats are still largely mischiefware and have not yet broken the device’s security model but instead more focused on for-pay texting scams or stealing personal information, the dangers are still rife. This white paper from BlueCoat examines the mobile threat landscape and the behavioral patterns of mobile users that make them most vulnerable to data loss, malicious applications, fraud and other mobile threats.
Data loss remains a serious issue , and data loss prevention is an important tool for companies to reduce the risk of a breach. The Ponemon Institute conducted a global survey of 1,000 IT decision makers, to develop benchmarks for data loss prevention incidents, visibility, and maturity.
Accounting is full of big, busy deadlines, which means the ability to take your work home with you could be a game-changer. But can your personal devices ever be secure enough to manage your clients’ sensitive data? Surprisingly, this informative whitepaper shows that, with the right preparation, using your personal device can actually help you keep your firm more secure.
• Why data encryption is often easier to adopt as part of a cloud initiative
• What top security threat you are less susceptible to on personal devices
• How to manage device updates and passwords for the greatest protection
This white paper examines five steps to better security that today's retail businesses can't afford to ignore on their networks - from application control to data loss prevention - to ensure business continuity and PCI DSS compliance.
Published By: Websense
Published Date: Jan 25, 2013
In this whitepaper, we provide guidance and clarity to help you implement a DLP control that is practical, efficient, and effective. Learn about 4 key topics of data breaches, potential vendors, 9 step framework and other best practices.
Published By: Delphix
Published Date: Mar 24, 2015
With the recent spike in data theft and cybercrime, data masking is becoming an invaluable element of organization's security strategies. Delphix Agile Masking transforms secure data delivery, and enhances compliance and security while accelerating data management processes across the board.
Published By: ForeScout
Published Date: Aug 14, 2012
In a BYOD world, companies can choose to secure and manage the entire mobile device user pool or secure portions of that community. Either way, steps must be taken to prevent unauthorized access to network resources and data loss. Enterprises should consider solutions that allow policies to be applied based on user, device, network, application, and data leakage risks.
There's an app for that, but is it secure? Mobile Application Lifecycle Management (MALM) is the key to ensuring the protection of apps and associated data by integrating security throughout the end to end process.
Microsoft Office 365 is being rapidly adopted by organizations of all sizes to give users greater flexibility and access to applications anytime, anywhere, and on virtually any device. Despite built-in data protection, additional capabilities are needed to protect precious data from advanced threats and malicious insiders. McAfee Data Loss Prevention offers comprehensive protection for your most sensitive data regardless of where it resides or where it travels—in the cloud or on premises.
Published By: Verdasys
Published Date: Mar 28, 2012
In this white paper you will learn how data classification can be one of the most cost-effective methods for ensuring the value of data is maximized while still being used securely and how it can be a critical component to successfully govern information at an enterprise.
This in-depth report provides a detailed look at a recent survey carried out by Intel Security exploring the topic of data exfiltration. Participants were asked about their top concerns, breach and exfiltration details, outsider and insider threats, exfiltration differences between traditional networks and cloud applications, and the tools and practices they use to identify and prevent data exfiltration.
Whether your data loss is accidental or malicious, you need to gain insight into the magnitude of your data loss problem, identify security gaps, and develop a proactive approach to stop data loss before it happens.
In January of 2008, a random sample of online technical newsletter subscribers at midsize companies (100-5,000 employees) received an email invitation to participate in a survey about data protection solutions use at their organizations. The goal of the survey was to identify sources of and/or reasons for information security breaches, and to better understand how businesses are planning to protect themselves against data leaks. The following report presents top line results of the study.