Items for Systems and Security Management
|Hope is NOT a Strategy -- 2012 Annual DDoS Attack and Impact Survey: A Year-to-Year Analysis|
When DDoS attacks hit, companies go into crisis mode. In February 2013, Neustar surveyed IT professionals to see how companies are managing the crisis and measuring its bottom-line impact. The report compares 2012 results with survey findings from 2011 in last year’s Neustar report. If your organization relies on the web for revenue or customer service, you can’t afford a DDoS outage of hours, days or weeks. Don’t just hope you can handle the crisis.
|Overnight Success: Helping Small & Mid-Sized Businesses Prepare for Sudden Spikes in Online Traffic|
Just to survive, let alone thrive, smaller businesses need a complete Web infrastructure that is stable, scalable and secure. And it begins at the very first point of contact between vendor and customer: DNS, or Domain Name System. A survey of 300 IT specialists at small businesses underscores the importance placed on a stable and scalable DNS infrastructure. It also highlights the apparent gap between what’s needed and what’s actually in place.
|The Top 10 Reports for Managing Vulnerabilities|
The audience for this paper includes security professionals and managers systems and network administrators IT operations staff and others who must document review and resolve vulnerable networks. This paper introduces 10 of the most important reports and uses reports generated by Qualys' vulnerability management solution QualysGuard for reference purposes. The reports are organized across the four key steps in the vulnerability management lifecycle.
|Vulnerability Management Evolution From Tactical Scanner to Strategic Platform|
In recent years there's been a clear shift from largely compliancedriven messaging to a more security centric view. The need for a greater ability to pull in a lot of threatrelated data and to combine it with an understanding of what is vulnerable and figure out what is meaningfully at risk has become a vital requirement for businesses that wish to fully protect their assets and data. Read on to see what a vulnerability management tool can do for you.
|SANS Survey on Application Security Programs and Practices|
This white paper considers the ways in which companies need to start understanding and addressing the challenges threats and risks of tomorrow before tomorrow's threats become today's problems.
|Web Application Security How to Minimize the Risk of Attack|
This guide surveys typical web application vulnerabilities compares options for detection and introduces the QualysGuard Web Application Scanning solution an on demand service from Qualys that automates detection of the most prevalent vulnerabilities in custom web applications.
|Vulnerability Management Buyer's Checklist|
Vulnerability Management VM means systematically finding and eliminating network vulnerabilities. Choosing a solution for VM is a critical step toward protecting your organization's network and data. To help finalize your decision on which solution to buy Qualys provides this 12point short list of considerations that will help you determine what will work best for your organization.
|How Barclays Built a File Transfer Service that's Easy Secure and CostEffective|
Watch this webcast to learn how Barclays leveraged IBM Sterling Integrator IBM Sterling File Gateway and IBM Sterling Secure Proxy in order to develop the Data Transmission Utility DTU their own enterprise file transfer hub. See how this unique solution helped Barclays overcome their complex file transfer challenges in order to create connections across over 100 customers and business partners that are both costeffective and secure.
|SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection|
Face it your current endpoint security software is slow heavy and you wonder if it causes more problems than it solves. Meanwhile you have to keep up with a number of new challenges from a more mobile workforce to more malicious malware. How can you both juggle these issues and acquire state of the art antivirus that won't slow you down Read on to find out.
|Building a Better Mousetrap in AntiMalware|
In this SPIE Stratecast describes the deficiencies in traditional antimalware products outlines Webroot's fresh approach and presents Stratecast's perspective.