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Debunking the Top 4 Myths About DDoS
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7/10/2017  
DDoS attacks seem to constantly be in the news, continually evolving and growing in complexity. You may have heard about the big, volumetric attacks that took down Donald Trump’s campaign website and Brazilian government sites during the Olympics. If you think you’re ready for a DDoS attack—or that you don’t need to worry about one—make sure you’re not buying into some of these popular myths.
Is the Future of Enterprise Security in Managed Services
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7/10/2017  
Given this threat landscape, IT teams are beginning to rethink the traditional do-it-yourself (DIY) approach in which every security challenge is handled in-house. A side effect of this DIY approach is the tendency of IT to hyper-focus on specialized security solutions and technologies rather than on how best to manage risk. It seems clear organizations need to start rethinking DIY security. Is the best way to manage risk through outsourcing?
DDoS Protection Strategies: Choosing the Right Model
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7/10/2017  
By thinking proactively about DDoS defense, organizations can build a comprehensive strategy to mitigate attacks. Choosing from on-premises security devices, cloud-scrubbing services, and a hybrid approach to DDoS protection allows organizations to customize their security strategy to their application architecture and business needs.
The Perimeter: An Identity Crisis
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7/10/2017  
Sixty-three percent of data breaches involve weak, default, or stolen passwords and ninety percent of today's security budgets are still spent on protecting everything but user identities and applications. This report highlights the key challenges of managing a complete identity and access solution during a time when cloud applications and mobile devices are on the rise.
Key Considerations In Deploying an SSL Solution
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7/10/2017  
With privacy breaches becoming increasingly common, many organizations look to SSL as a way to protect the integrity of their data online. However, the implementation of a comprehensive SSL strategy comes with its own challenges of visibility, performance and scale. Through proper planning and deployment, a strong SSL strategy mitigates the risk of breaches.




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