Trends for 2011: Botnets and Dynamic Malware
Crimeware (malware related to computer crimes committed in order to gain financial profit) has proven its maturity by the increase in the number of malicious programs to which the term can be legitimately applied, as well as the increase in the proportion of this kind of malware to more traditional malicious code. This report reviews the main trends as regards malicious programs and antivirus security.
ExecBlueprints: Balancing Security and Convenience: Key Strategies for Creating a Safe and Efficient Infrastructure
As technology choices have multiplied and IT’s importance to organizations has grown, more IT leaders are involved in understanding the needs of the business and participating in discussions concerning risk and reward. This white paper offers an overview of current issues that IT faces as it navigates this tricky terrain.
More Than Just Email Filtering
The evolving sophistication and rapid proliferation of email-borne threats advance too quickly to be countered with conventional e-mail security methods. Organizations must deploy e-mail security solutions that are complete and include several complementary features to be effective and manageable. This white paper will focus on the features of an effective email security system and the technology addresses these requirements.
Understanding the Costs of Email Security
The three main cost factors associated with e-mail filtering solutions are solution costs, operating costs, and productivity losses. This paper aims to help the reader make an informed decision when purchasing an e-mail filtering solution by analyzing the various features and properties that contribute to the total cost of ownership.
Safeguarding Your Email Infrastructure
Sophisticated techniques used by spammers make it challenging for e-mail security solutions to keep pace. Vircom’s modus technology addresses this issue with a solution that analyzes all inbound and outbound e-mail traffic to counteract spam, phishing, viruses, spyware, out-of-policy communications, and other e-mail threats. This white paper describes the technology's multi-layered architecture.
Image Spam: An Increasing Threat
Image spam is difficult to block because e-mail filters cannot read messages embedded within an image. For businesses, spam is no longer simply a productivity issue; spam exposes employees to potential fraud and it is a company’s responsibility to protect their employees. Download this white paper to learn more.