White Papers by Topic: Data security

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Common File Transfer Myths - Debunked

Misconceptions and bad assumptions related to file transfer are common. This paper will bust some of these myths by examining common misunderstandings, explaining where they came from-because many of them do, in fact, contain a nugget of truth-and seeing how they hold up to cold, hard facts.

Creating Your File Transfer Shopping List

Although many managed file transfer solutions are similar in basic capabilities, each solution offers unique features that, depending on your needs, may be advantageous or disadvantageous to your organization. This paper will examine specific business requirements that you may have and translate those to the technical requirements of a file transfer solution.

Five tips to reduce risk from modern web threats

User education and awareness, preventive measures and a modern web security solution are all integral components of a comprehensive defense against today's web threats. This guide covers some essential preventive measures you should implement to reduce your risk and keep ahead of the threats as much as possible.

Web security buyers guide

Web interactivity increasingly relies on user- and third-party-generated content built on rich backend database systems, which are easily exploited. This has created a breeding ground for the distribution of malware-even among the most trusted and popular web sites and applications. This dramatic change in the nature of web threats has rendered traditional web filtering technology completely ineffective. Simply blocking access to sites that may host malware is no longer a viable solution - as that would now include each and every site on the net. Read this buyers guide to learn what to look for when evaluating web security solutions.

Safer web browsing in four steps: Technology to help you reduce risk

The web is now the cybercriminal's favored means of attack, with a newly infected website discovered every few seconds. Hijacked trusted sites, poisoned search results, fake anti-virus software and phishing websites are a sample of the exploits that hit users' browsers every day. That leaves your business in a bind: Accessing the web poses enormous risks, yet you can't afford to be isolated from the internet and its resources. This white paper examines the latest web threats, and recommends four best practices and a layered approach that enables your users while also protecting your organization's endpoints, network and data.

Comprehensive SMB Data Protection

Industry analyst firm Enterprise Management Associated looks at effective, low-cost disk-to-disk-to-tape technologies and data protection approaches.

Forrester - Your Enterprise Database Security Strategy 2010

Enterprises must establish a database security strategy that goes beyond authentication, authorization and access control. The key to successful database security is knowing why you're protecting each database, which databases to protect, and how best to secure data against all types of threats.

Continuous Data Protection in IBM AIX and i5/OS Environments

A rewind button for applications, files and transactions? That's what continuous data protection (CDP) technology provides to managers of IBM AIX and i5/OS operating environments. CDP rapidly recovers accidentally deleted or otherwise corrupted data and provides many other valuable benefits.

Healthcare IT Managers: Protecting AIX Environments

The ability to deliver and assure optimum availability to clinical systems and data is critical to the success of healthcare organizations. As providers become increasingly dependent on electronic medical records and medical delivery technologies, they must keep those applications, databases and networks available and accessible-no matter what. This white paper shows how information availability solutions ensure the availability and accessibility of AIX data and applications, regardless of planned or unplanned interruptions.

Lowering Total Cost of Ownership With Hybrid Web Security

This paper from Osterman Research highlights the cost savings of hybrid Web security with data loss prevention, and demonstrates how your organization can save time, money, and resources thereby lowering the cost of securing your enterprise.

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