ITworld Endpoint Security http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/27/all en New malvertising campaign hit visitors of several high-profile sites http://www.itworld.com/endpoint-security/433476/new-malvertising-campaign-hit-visitors-several-high-profile-sites Some visitors to several high-profile websites last week were redirected to browser exploits that installed malware on their computers because of malicious advertisements on those sites.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/endpoint-security/433476/new-malvertising-campaign-hit-visitors-several-high-profile-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/endpoint-security/433476/new-malvertising-campaign-hit-visitors-several-high-profile-sites#comments Endpoint Security Security News Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:22:49 +0000 IDGNS staff 433476 at http://www.itworld.com Attack targets firms from the automobile industry in Europe http://www.itworld.com/security/433019/attack-targets-firms-automobile-industry-europe Cybercriminals are using a new information-stealing malware program to target companies from the automobile industry in Europe, security researchers warned.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/433019/attack-targets-firms-automobile-industry-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/433019/attack-targets-firms-automobile-industry-europe#comments Endpoint Security Security News Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:35:05 +0000 IDGNS staff 433019 at http://www.itworld.com A basic encryption strategy for storing sensitive data http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/432464/basic-encryption-strategy-storing-sensitive-data A rule to live by with sensitive data is that at some point, your server will be compromised. With that in mind, it’s a good idea to protect your data, and more importantly your customer’s data, from a server breach.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/432464/basic-encryption-strategy-storing-sensitive-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/432464/basic-encryption-strategy-storing-sensitive-data#comments Application Management Data Center Data Protection Development Endpoint Security Security Software Storage Best practice data protection encryption Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:45:23 +0000 mombrea 432464 at http://www.itworld.com Start-up offers up endpoint detection and response for behavior-based malware detection http://www.itworld.com/security/432432/start-offers-endpoint-detection-and-response-behavior-based-malware-detection Start-up SentinelOne is offering security software for behavior-based malware detection intended to augment, not replace, the type of full anti-virus endpoint protection suites that typically also have signature-based defense, a firewall and other features.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/432432/start-offers-endpoint-detection-and-response-behavior-based-malware-detection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/432432/start-offers-endpoint-detection-and-response-behavior-based-malware-detection#comments Endpoint Security Security News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:59:54 +0000 IDGNS staff 432432 at http://www.itworld.com New Gameover Zeus botnet keeps growing, especially in the US http://www.itworld.com/endpoint-security/431650/new-gameover-zeus-botnet-keeps-growing-especially-us Cybercriminals are in the process of rebuilding the Gameover Zeus (GOZ) botnet, which law enforcement authorities took over in June, and recent research suggests that they&#039;ve had some success, especially in the U.S.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/endpoint-security/431650/new-gameover-zeus-botnet-keeps-growing-especially-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/endpoint-security/431650/new-gameover-zeus-botnet-keeps-growing-especially-us#comments Endpoint Security Security News Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:21:54 +0000 IDGNS staff 431650 at http://www.itworld.com Minilock, a simple but powerful file encryption app http://www.itworld.com/security/430114/minilock-simple-powerful-file-encryption-app I don’t tend to think about file encryption much, aside from it being an interesting technical problem. Guarding my privacy has been a low priority. I figure since I’ve got nothing to hide, I don’t really care who is tracking what. It’s also a pain to encrypt messages, especially when the other end is not in IT. If it were made easier, it would probably be more common. Enter Minilock.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/430114/minilock-simple-powerful-file-encryption-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/430114/minilock-simple-powerful-file-encryption-app#comments Cloud Computing Consumerization of IT Data Protection Endpoint Security Open Source Security Tip encryption Minilock Tue, 05 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 mombrea 430114 at http://www.itworld.com Stealthy malware 'Poweliks' resides only in system registry http://www.itworld.com/endpoint-security/430033/stealthy-malware-poweliks-resides-only-system-registry A new malware program called Poweliks attempts to evade detection and analysis by running entirely from the system registry without creating files on disk, security researchers warn.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/endpoint-security/430033/stealthy-malware-poweliks-resides-only-system-registry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/endpoint-security/430033/stealthy-malware-poweliks-resides-only-system-registry#comments Endpoint Security Security News Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:47:47 +0000 IDGNS staff 430033 at http://www.itworld.com SANS: Protecting Virtual Endpoints with McAfee Server Security Suite Essentials http://www.itworld.com/data-center/429696/sans-protecting-virtual-endpoints-mcafee-server-security-suite-essentials <!--paging_filter--><p> SANS review of McAfees Server Security Suite Essentials that address some of the emerging challenges of securing virtual platforms and cloud environments.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/data-center/429696/sans-protecting-virtual-endpoints-mcafee-server-security-suite-essentials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Data Center Endpoint Security Security Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:46:46 +0000 429696 at http://www.itworld.com SANS: Protecting Virtual Endpoints with McAfee Server Security Suite Essentials 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href="http://www.itworld.com/data-center/429696/sans-protecting-virtual-endpoints-mcafee-server-security-suite-essentials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Data Center Endpoint Security Security Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:46:46 +0000 429696 at http://www.itworld.com SANS: Protecting Virtual Endpoints with McAfee Server Security Suite Essentials http://www.itworld.com/data-center/429696/sans-protecting-virtual-endpoints-mcafee-server-security-suite-essentials <!--paging_filter--><p> SANS review of McAfees Server Security Suite Essentials that address some of the emerging challenges of securing virtual platforms and cloud environments.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/data-center/429696/sans-protecting-virtual-endpoints-mcafee-server-security-suite-essentials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Data Center Endpoint Security Security Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:46:46 +0000 429696 at http://www.itworld.com SANS: Protecting Virtual Endpoints with McAfee Server Security Suite Essentials 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href="http://www.itworld.com/data-center/429696/sans-protecting-virtual-endpoints-mcafee-server-security-suite-essentials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Data Center Endpoint Security Security Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:46:46 +0000 429696 at http://www.itworld.com SANS: Protecting Virtual Endpoints with McAfee Server Security Suite Essentials http://www.itworld.com/data-center/429696/sans-protecting-virtual-endpoints-mcafee-server-security-suite-essentials <!--paging_filter--><p> SANS review of McAfees Server Security Suite Essentials that address some of the emerging challenges of securing virtual platforms and cloud environments.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/data-center/429696/sans-protecting-virtual-endpoints-mcafee-server-security-suite-essentials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Data Center Endpoint Security Security Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:46:46 +0000 429696 at http://www.itworld.com SANS: Protecting Virtual Endpoints with McAfee Server Security Suite Essentials 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