Overview: Websense is the global leader in integrated Web, data and email security. Websense software and hosted security solutions protect more than 42 million employees worldwide, and help more than 50,000 organizations say Yes to Web 2.0.
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2010 Threat Report by Websense, Inc.. January 11, 2011 - Websense® Security Labs™ uses the Websense ThreatSeeker® Network to discover,classify, and monitor global Internet threats and trends. Featuring the world’s first Internet HoneyGrid™, the system uses hundreds of technologies to parse through more than 1 billion pieces of content daily,searching for security threats.
A Buyer's Guide to Data Loss Protection Solutions by Websense, Inc.. July 14, 2011 - Selecting an DLP solution can be a challange and it is important to find one that provides the right amount of coverage for your business. View this guide for list of recommended features and capabilities to consider when searching for the right DLP solution.
Advanced Persistent Threats and Other Advanced Attacks: Threat Analysis and Defense Strategies for SMB, Mid-size, and Enterprise Organizations by Websense, Inc.. September 15, 2011 - Understanding exactly what an Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) is can be difficult, as the hype surrounding this dangerous threat has clouded its definition. View this paper to discover the nature of APT risks and gain key recommendations on how to defend against them.
Advanced Persistent Threats: From “FUD” to Facts by Websense, Inc.. October 21, 2011 - What is Advanced Persistent Threat (APT)? Too much marketing hype and FUD (fear, uncertainty, and doubt) have clouded the facts about a very real danger to organizations of all sizes. View this paper to gain a better understanding of APT and how to mitigate your risks.
Bailing Out Your Budget: How Websense Lowers Your TCO by Websense, Inc.. December 01, 2010 - The unfortunate reality for today’s enterprises is that IT security risks continue to escalate at the sametime that the resources available to mitigate them are diminishing or, at best, remaining constant. Check out this white paper to learn how to efficiently secure your data while lowering your overall total cost of ownership.
Bailing Out Your Budget: How Websense Lowers Your TCO by Websense, Inc.. January 13, 2011 - The unfortunate reality for today’s enterprises is that IT security risks continue to escalate at the same time that the resources available to mitigate them are diminishing or, at best, remaining constant.
Case Study: Bellevue School District by Websense, Inc.. November 2008 - Read this case study to learn how the Bellevue School District dramatically improved their web security and productivity by extending their security policy management and administrator controls to additional IT staff members.
Debunking APT myths: What it really means and what you can do about it by Websense, Inc.. July 29, 2011 - This E-Guide defines APT, dispels common myths and explains what you can do about this adversary. Additionally, uncover why the idea of keeping intruders out with traditional, perimeter-based security is useless against APT and how you can best protect against modern security threats.
Enabling Enterprise 2.0 by Websense, Inc.. August 2009 - Read this whitepaper to learn ways that organizations can create a strategy that embraces Web 2.0 technologies securely and enables a successful transition to Enterprise 2.0.
Evolving IT security threats: Inside Web-based, social engineering attacks by Websense, Inc.. September 02, 2011 - In order to adequately defend IT infrastructure, organizations must have a solid understanding of the various attack methods that are effective today. This expert e-guide takes an in-depth look into the latest IT security threats and provides strategic recommendations on how to deal with them.
Implementing Best Practices for Web 2.0 Security with the Websense Web Security Gateway by Websense, Inc.. June 18, 2009 - The best way to address Web 2.0 threats is to combine the best aspects of traditional security and control techniques with new technology designed to address the dynamic, real-time nature of Web 2.0. This paper describes how one such solution enables you to quickly implement a best practices approach to making Web 2.0 secure and effective.
MDM features vs. native mobile security by Websense, Inc.. April 20, 2012 - When it comes to mobile security, how can you ensure your device is secure? While mobile devices already have native security measures embedded, there are also mobile device management (MDM) products available. Which is the better approach? In this e-guide, expert Lisa Phifer takes a look at the pros and cons of each.
Next-Generation Secure Web Gateways:The Case and Criteria for Embedded DLP with Advanced Malware Defenses by Websense, Inc.. May 03, 2012 -
While the Web has become a core business communication platform, it’s also a highly popular target for cybercriminals and hackers. This resource explores how to mitigate the risk of data loss over Web channels, uncovering the business need for DLP as part of Web Security Gateways and the key criteria to consider when choosing a solution.
Ponemon Global Study on Mobility Risks by Websense, Inc.. February 01, 2012 - With the proliferation of mobile devices only progressing, it’s important fully to understand this trend to know how to build a robust security strategy to mitigate risks. This resource uncovers key findings based on a survey of 4,640 IT pros, exploring the major security issues of mobility and what they are doing to effectively address them.
Presentation Transcript: Pragmatic Data Security by Websense, Inc.. March 22, 2010 - This presentation transcript busts through hype, hyperbole, and complexity and details a pragmatic approach to information-centric security for nearly any organization. Read on to learn more.
Presentation Transcript: Protecting Against Malware with Web Security Gateways and Services by Websense, Inc.. March 14, 2012 - Many organizations are moving malware protection to the Web and investing in Secure Web Gateways. This transcript will help sort the different feature options and deployment challenges and help you bring efficiency to your threat management programs by centralizing Web-based security and stop managing numerous standalone Web security products.
Presentation Transcript: State of the Threat by Websense, Inc.. July 29, 2009 - The monetizing of economic crime in Web 2.0 makes Web security a top priority for security pros. Traditional defenses are obsolete, so read this presentation transcript, taken from the video cast of the same name, and learn best practices for creating a new approach to Web security.
Preventing Malware Attacks by Websense, Inc.. February 13, 2012 - As new technologies emerge, so do new, and often defenseless avenues for malware attacks. In this expert guide, uncover proactive security measures for malware defense as well as gain best social networking practices for preventing social network malware.
Protecting Essential Information: Securing the Foundation of the Internet Business Platform by Websense, Inc.. August 18, 2009 - The requirements for Web security, email security, and data loss prevention have changed. Read on to learn where and why traditional approaches fail; how accuracy and context drive effective information-focused security; and what to do to protect essential information and say yes to business processes that take advantage of Web 2.0.
Protecting Essential Information: Securing the Foundation of the Internet Business Platform by Websense, Inc.. July 2008 - Today's threats use Web 2.0 to integrate daily operations which has changed the requirements for web security, email security and data loss prevention. Download this white paper to learn more.
Securing the Borderless Enterprise by Websense, Inc.. February 04, 2010 - A completely integrated unified security solution will address Web and email security threats associated with new communication and collaboration tools. It will mitigate the risk of losing valuable business data. It will eliminate the complexity of deploying, managing, and maintaining multiple legacy security products. Read on to learn more.
Securing the Social Network: How to Embrace Emerging Technologies Without Putting Critical Data at Risk by Websense, Inc.. July 14, 2011 - Organizations today are integrating platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter as a way to engage with customers and capitalize on marketing opportunities. However, these social networks are targets for cybercriminals. View this paper to explore the oportunities and risks of social networking and learn best practices for ensuring security.
Security Predictions for 2012 by Websense, Inc.. January 18, 2012 - This pivotal resource offers valuable insight into 7 security predictions for the coming year, as well as ways in which your organization can prepare for whatever lurks on the horizon.
Security Predictions for 2012 by Websense, Inc.. November 22, 2011 - With the rise of bring-your-own-devices, mobility, social networking and the cloud, 2012 is likely to bring its share of security challenges. Websense Security Labs researchers compiled a list of security predictions to offer IT pros guidance for on what to expect this upcoming year. View now to uncover the top seven events.
Security risks that can affect your industry by Websense, Inc.. February 08, 2012 - As the threat landscape continues to evolve, the approaches to thwart them must also. But with emerging trends like social networking and the influx of mobile devices, ensuring adequate security is becoming more complex. In this expert resource, explore the security risks organizations face in today’s changing environment.
Selecting the right DLP solution: Enterprise, Lite, or Channel? by Websense, Inc.. October 06, 2011 - DLP describes a wide range of solutions from simple tools that identify file types to enterprise-level products that make intelligent decisions based on network traffic. View now to discover which solution is best for your organization by exploring different type of DLP solutions, capabilities to consider, pros and cons of DLP types and more.
Seven Criteria for Evaluating Security as-a-Service (SaaS) Solutions by Websense, Inc.. November 15, 2010 - This white paper examines the security challenges organizations are facing today; addresses misconceptions about Security as-a-Service (SaaS); and provides criteria to help you evaluate SaaS solutions.
Shutting the Door on Data Theft by Websense, Inc.. September 15, 2011 - Today's threats are much more sophisticated than ever. Hackers write and execute code that's pre-tested to elude antivirus programs. Join Patrik Runald, as he reveals how you can stay a step ahead of these attacks. Learn how inbound and outbound threats bypass traditional defenses, and how shared security intelligence can protect you.
State of Internet Security, Q3 - Q4 2009 by Websense, Inc.. February 16, 2010 - Do you know just how adept Web adversaries have become in using the Internet to spread malware in their attacks? Understand where the true threats lie with this report which summarizes the significant findings of Websense researchers using the ThreatSeeker™ Network during the six-month period ending December 2009.
Technical Guide on Collaboration Threat Vectors by Websense, Inc.. October 31, 2011 - Techtarget's Security Media Group presents a comprehensive guide to securing collaboration technologies. Our experts help you address the security concerns of collaboration and social networking technologies and offer best practices for locking down voice communications via VoIP or Skype.
Technical Guide on Emerging Threats by Websense, Inc.. February 16, 2011 - It takes time and money to adjust IT security in response to evolving attack tactics. As defenders gradually update their security measures, attackers respond accordingly. Such arms-race dynamics lead to threats of increasing sophistication and efficiency.
The Advantages of a Hosted Security Model by Websense, Inc.. June 2008 - Learn how organizations today are responding to new types of email threats. This white paper discusses how a hosted security is now a viable solution for organizations and is increasingly deployed to ensure better security and reduced costs.
The Essential Guide to Protecting Essential Information by Websense, Inc.. November 2008 - Read this whitepaper to learn how your organization can implement threat protection and powerful policy-based control over sensitive data and remain safe and productive while using the internet to its full potential.
The Executive Guide to Data Loss Prevention by Websense, Inc.. August 18, 2009 - Data Loss Prevention is designed to protect information assets with minimal interference in business processes. It provides new insights into how information is used, and enforces protective controls to prevent unwanted incidents. Read on to learn how DLP can reduce risk, improve data management practices, and even lower certain compliance costs.
The Executive Guide to Data Loss Prevention by Websense, Inc.. September 02, 2009 - Rich Mogull of Securosis answers the question, What is Data Loss Prevention (DLP)? In this videocast he discusses how DLP benefits business and shows examples of DLP usage in the real world.
The Need for Unified Content Security by Websense, Inc.. April 05, 2011 - Part 1 of a three-part series, this paper elaborates on the business and technology conditions that have given rise to the need for a unified content security solution.It also includes a high-level functional description and summary of benefits for such a solution.
The Web Security Challenge: a Competitive Guide to Selecting Secure Web Gateways by Websense, Inc.. February 11, 2009 - Enterprise IT managers
should carefully evaluate both the ease of management, as well as the effectiveness, of gateway-based Web security solutions against a constantly evolving threat landscape.
This Month in the Threat Webscape -- August 2009 by Websense, Inc.. September 08, 2009 - The Websense Security Labs Team provides a review of threats occurring during the month of August 2009. Highlighted is the massive DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack on Twitter, Google Blogger, LiveJournal, and Facebook centered around 1 person: Cyxymu, a pro-Georgia blogger who is an active critic of Moscow's politics.
This Month in the Threat Webscape for July 2009 by Websense, Inc.. September 01, 2009 - In this video, learn more about the top techniques for defending your organization from Web threats. Techniques include the monitoring, classification, and identification of all Web content in real time.
This Month in the Threat Webscape for October 2009 by Websense, Inc.. November 10, 2009 - The Websense Security Labs Threatscape delivers information about breaking security research topics and today's advanced Internet threats. This Month's 'In the Threatscape' is a review of October's Web threat activity. Watch the video to learn more.
Three Must-Have’s to Securing the Social Web by Websense, Inc.. July 14, 2011 - Social Web has emerged as a valuable business tool for innovative organizations to engage with customers and stay competitive. But among the popularity comes great risk, as these networks can be targets for cybercriminals. View this paper to explore the 3 crucial measures to take in order to provide safe and productive use of this great resource.
Understanding and Selecting a Data Loss Prevention Solution by Websense, Inc.. - Data Loss Prevention is a confusing market, but by understanding the capabilities of DLP tools you can choose an appropriate tool. This report will provide the necessary background in DLP to help you find the best match for your organization.
Understanding and Selecting a Data Loss Prevention Solution by Websense, Inc.. January 13, 2011 - Data Loss Prevention has matured considerably since the release of the first version of this report three years ago. Back then, the market was dominated by startups with only a couple major acquisitions by established security companies.The entire market was probably smaller than the leading one or two providers today.
Understanding the Reasons Behind Data Loss Disasters by Websense, Inc.. February 02, 2012 - While the importance of establishing the right IT systems and security policies have been expressed time and time again, a quick glance at the news headlines on data disasters reveal that not all organizations have a grasp on data leak protection. View this paper to explore some data loss incidents and the key leassons learned.
Unified Content Security in Practice by Websense, Inc.. May 03, 2011 - Unified Content Security is a new sescurity solution, but it is an effective one. With this solutions your business is able to combine web security, email security, and data loss prevention.
Web Security Gateway: Web 2.0 Secured and Simplified by Websense, Inc.. January 13, 2011 - The Websense Web Security Gateway is designed for customers that want to ensure their level of web security increases as the web evolves from a static resource, to a dynamic communication platform.
Web Security Solutions by Websense, Inc.. November 2008 - Read this whitepaper to learn ways to implement industry-leading URL filtering with extensive security capabilities that continuously watch the organization's assets for malicious activity and prevent them from being used in fraudulent attacks.
WebSense Security Lab: Zero-Day in Critical Vulnerability by Websense, Inc.. September 28, 2009 - The Websense Security Labs Team provides a review of recent threats in this presentation transcript. Learn more about techniques for defending your organization from Web threats. Techniques include the monitoring, classification, and identification of all Web content in real time. Read on to learn more.
Websense Security Labs: Data Loss Prevention by Websense, Inc.. September 28, 2009 - Rich Mogull of Securosis answers the question, "What is Data Loss Prevention (DLP)?" In this presentation transcript he explains how DLP provides benefits for business and shows examples of DLP usage in the real world. Read on to learn more.
Websense TRITON Mobile Security by Websense, Inc.. April 16, 2012 - When it comes to mobile security, the biggest concern isn’t the mobile device itself – it’s the data; so it’s important to implement the most effective measures to fend off mobile threats. In this brief resource, explore how Triton Mobile Security combines four (4) key elements to enable highly effective unified mobile security.
What Security Threats Can We Expect in 2012? by Websense, Inc.. December 15, 2011 - View this webcast to explore the projected security threats in 2012, how you should prepare your data, email, and web security of your organization going into the New Year, how security is being impacted in a highly mobile, socially networked, and cloud based environment, and more.