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04/16 CNBC: Are Mobile Networks Too Vulnerable?
04/16 USA Today: Q&A: Why cyberspies are targeting small businesses
04/08 Baseline Magazine: Storage Solutions Enhance Operations at Food Bank
04/08 Internet Evolution: Rice Mill IT Exec Grinds Out Emergency Tasks
CIO Digestis Symantec’s quarterly containing strategies and analysis for senior and C-level IT leaders around the world. Each issue of CIO Digest includes an exclusive interview, an industry feature, a solutions feature, customer case studies from thought leaders around the globe, an update from Symantec Security Technology & Response, and more.
The April issue of CIO Digest includes a cover story on how CSX Transportation is laying the tracks of protection that delivers results in the Digital Age. The issue also includes three feature articles that address business continuity and disaster recovery in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, integrated data protection, and how to take advantage of big data without the headaches.
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The Internet Security Threat Report is based on data from the Symantec Global Intelligence Network, which Symantec's analysts use to identify, analyze, and provide commentary on emerging trends in the dynamic threat landscape.
Symantec unveiled new updates to its Website Security Solutions portfolio with innovative and comprehensive capabilities to meet the increasing security and performance needs for connected businesses. The WSS strategy focuses on protecting companies, meeting compliance requirements, improving performance and reducing infrastructure costs. The end result is to deliver trusted shopping, trusted advertising and trusted applications for businesses and their customers. The company also announced the first available multi-algorithm SSL certificates with new ECC and DSA options. These offerings will help organizations protect their web eco-systems and strengthen the foundation of trust online.
Symantec announces its vision of safe clouds where, in five years, companies will operate in a converged IT world of cloud, virtualization and mobile where public and private clouds are safe. To get there, Symantec extends its security, data storage and information management expertise to help companies achieve safe, available, resilient and compliant clouds.
It seems like just a few years ago that the Internet completely changed the way we do business. And now we are seeing it again, with mobile devices as the catalyst. Once mostly forbidden by IT, smartphones are now being used by hundreds of millions of employees throughout the world to access corporate information to keep up in today’s 24/7 business world. Symantec commissioned the 2012 State of Mobility survey to gauge how organizations are coping with this trend. The survey included 6,275 organizations—from small businesses to large enterprises—across 43 countries.
The 2012 State of the Data Center report is based on input from 2,453 IT professionals at organizations in 32 countries. The survey highlights the underlying drivers of data center complexity, current impacts on the business, and the latest initiatives IT is adopting to mitigate the issues. Seventy-nine percent of survey respondents reported increasing complexity in the data center. While complexity stems from a variety of factors, respondents identify implementing an information governance strategy as the main initiative organizations are taking to address data center growing pains. The survey results emphasize the importance of taking steps to intelligently manage organizational resources to rein in operational costs and control information growth.
Symantec’s 2012 State of Information Survey uncovers the true cost and the sheer volume of digital information businesses manage today. The value of information to an organization is high but what can organizations do to better protect their information?
The Symantec Internet Security Threat Report is one of the most comprehensive sources of Internet threat data in the world. Symantec’s analysts have access to unparalleled sources of data with which to identify, analyze, and provide informed commentary on emerging trends in attacks, malicious code activity, phishing, and spam. The Symantec Internet Security Threat Report gives enterprises and consumers the essential information they need to secure their systems effectively – now, and into the future.
Symantec and The Ponemon Institute proudly present the 2011 Cost of a Data Breach Reports, the seventh annual analysis of data breach incidents for companies around the globe. The reports take into account a wide range of direct business costs including forensic experts, outsourcing hotline support and indirect costs such as in-house investigations and communication.
The Symantec Smartphone Honey Stick Project is an experiment involving 50 “lost” smartphones. Before the smartphones were intentionally lost, a collection of simulated corporate and personal data was placed on them, along with the capability to remotely monitor what happened to them once they were found.
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