"Safeguarding the identity of users and managing the level of access they have to critical business applications could be the biggest security challenge organizations face in today’s assumed- breach world.
Over 6,500 publicly disclosed data breaches occurred in 2018 alone, exposing over 5 billion records—a large majority of which included usernames and passwords.1 This wasn’t new to 2018 though, as evidenced by
the existence of an online, searchable database of 8 billion username and password combinations that have been stolen over the years (https://haveibeenpwned.com/), keeping in mind there are only 4.3 billion people worldwide that have internet access.
These credentials aren’t stolen just for fun—they are the leading attack type for causing a data breach. And the driving force behind the majority of credential attacks are bots—malicious ones—because they enable cybercriminals to achieve scale. That’s why prioritizing secure access and bot protection needs to be part of every organ
This whitepaper gives a broad overview of the ways in which Akamai can help organizations bolster the security of their Web-based assets, with capabilities ranging across the application, network, and DNS layers, as well as solutions focused on Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) mitigation and business continuity.
Organizations must confront the reality that insider attacks are a significant threat and increasing in complexity. Given that so much of an organization's assets and information are online and accessible, organizations must take a proactive approach to defending against the insider attack. This proactive attack should involve a range of solutions that address identity and access management and information protection. Nothing can completely prevent all insider attacks, but those who adopt an aggressive proactive approach can help reduce risk, improve compliance, and enable the IT organization to better support business initiatives.
Gain a bird's-eye view of how online fraud affects the airline industry
Fraud continues to be a major source of revenue loss for the global airline industry. With airlines pushing for more direct bookings and the accelerating use of mobile as a booking platform, incidence of fraud is rising, albeit only slightly. Despite these factors, many airlines are not devoting the necessary resources and tracking the required metrics to measure and control fraud.
CyberSource partnered with Phocuswright to benchmark global metrics and trends in fraud management and protection among airlines. The study also explores airline awareness of various fraud-related issues and examines their approaches to and implementation of fraud management tools and services.
To learn more, download the study today
Communication is Easy - or is it?
Collaboration across global teams is essential to the success of multinational organizations, but ensuring everyone understands each other can be challenging. Online translation sites can pose security risks, especially for sensitive internal information, so how can corporations make it easier for teams to understand each other?
Learn how overcoming the barriers to corporate collaboration produces valuable dividends:
Communication in a person's native language minimizes misunderstandings and improves employee satisfaction.
Protection from exposing sensitive company information through the use of unsecure, instant self-service translation portals.
Bring a global perspective to your organization's decision making despite the language barrier.
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.
Snapper, a New Zealand-based company that develops custom account-based solutions, was creating an online concessions payment program for local students and needed a way to enhance the security of their personal information on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The solution had to further protect online student profiles and associated payment details stored in Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) against malware and threats. Snapper chose Symantec Cloud Workload Protection for Storage (CWP for Storage) for its advanced malware protection, elastic scalability, and simple deployment requiring only a few hours.
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.
Get a close look at Microsoft security measures for ensuring data protection and integrity, and learn how you can rest assured about the security and reliability of Microsoft Online Services with 24x7 IT professional support and a financially backed service level agreement (SLA) for 99.9 percent uptime.
Yes, your company is a ripe target for fraud - but it doesn't have to be.
Cybercriminals love small to medium businesses, since they have more money in their bank accounts than individuals, but often lack the sophisticated technology and vigilant processes of larger organizations. Gartner estimates that more than 10 percent of small businesses have had funds stolen from their bank accounts.
As online attacks become more frequent and easier to execute, organisations around the world are under increasing scrutiny to ensure all online transactions involving confidential data are secure. Companies who are serious about protecting their customers and their business reputation will implement Always On SSL that helps protect the entire user experience from start to finish, making it safer to search, share and shop online. Discover more about this best practice protection by downloading our new reference guide now.
L’heure est à la sécurisation intégrale de votre site. Face à des attaques de plus en plus fréquentes et faciles à exécuter, les internautes sont plus que jamais attentifs à la capacité des sites à sécuriser leurs données confidentielles. Pour les entreprises intraitables sur les questions de réputation et de protection de leurs clients, Always-On SSL s’impose comme une priorité absolue. Sa mission : protéger les internautes tout au long de leur parcours sur votre site – des recherches aux achats, en passant par le partage d’informations. Pour en savoir plus sur ce dispositif de renforcement de la protection en ligne, téléchargez notre nouveau guide de référence.
Es ist an der Zeit, sich für durchgängige Website-Sicherheit zu entscheiden. Da Online-Angriffe immer häufiger und einfacher werden, sind Unternehmen in aller Welt zunehmend auf dem Prüfstand und müssen zeigen, dass alle Online-Transaktionen mit vertraulichen Daten sicher sind. Unternehmen, die den Schutz ihrer Kunden und ihrer Marke ernst nehmen, implementieren Always-On SSL, um die Suche, den Meinungsaustausch und das Einkaufen im Internet sicherer zu machen. Mit Always-On SSL sind alle Kundeninteraktionen vom ersten bis zum letzten Klick geschützt. Informieren Sie sich ausführlich über diesen Schutz in unserem Leitfaden.
Published By: GeoTrust
Published Date: Oct 06, 2014
Choosing the right security solution is critical to the success of an online business. Look for trust-based security solutions that deliver protection and consumer peace-of-mind through cutting edge technology and integration with complementary third-party solutions.
Online where the reputation and success of your business is often measured by the trust that your customers have in the security of your website, it is important to understand how you can maintain and build on that trust. To that end, SSL/TLS has been the key to trust on the Internet for more than a decade and will continue to be so when it comes to providing the highest levels of protection against evolving cyber security threats. And while, yes, the technology is sophisticated and leading edge, the goal is simple: to make the Internet safer to transact business—for you, your customers and everyone else with whom you interact online.
Please use this document as a reference to understand the threat landscape and understand how you can protect your company and your infrastructure.
Whether and organization or an individual, identity theft spells a long, expensive, and complex recovery process. However, online identity theft can be prevented with encryption software and advanced password protection.
The data security challenges for financial services providers—from the solo accounting professional to the midsize accounting firm to world’s largest corporation, from CPAs to CFPs to credit counselors—have never been as challenging as they are in today’s turbulent times. And although the large data breaches at the most recognizable companies receive the most publicity, small companies and solo offices can also be victims, according to the Better Business Bureau.
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