Distributed denial-of-service attacks are increasingly a menace for enterprises. Expert Michael Cobb discusses industry initiatives that can help enterprises reduce the occurrence and power of DDoS attacks.
Can determined attackers be prevented from launching a distributed denial-of-service attack against an enterprise? In this Q&A, expert Michael Cobb discusses the reality of attack prevention and offers best practices for thwarting attacks.
News roundup: Endpoint antimalware has been long considered ineffective, yet a recent IDC report projects endpoint security growth. What gives? Plus: AWS Zocalo, new gTLDs, QR code authentication and more.
Amazon EBS encryption is now offered by AWS. Expert Dave Shackleford explains how it works, why companies might struggle with it and whether it brings the industry one step closer to default cloud data encryption.
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Arguably the most important task of any endpoint security system is to protect against malware. However, these products are less effective as attackers develop increasingly novel ways of sidelining device security.