Computer Security White Papers and Reports

Business Surveys 2015

The state of information security in companies in the EMEA region, and the attitudes of their IT experts and managers

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Digital Passports

De La Rue, maker of passports and British banknotes, are looking to create a “Paperless Passport” which could be stored on a smartphone.

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Early Detection is Key

Even the very best, most protected system in the world could still fall victim to malware through bad luck, human error, zero day exploits, or a whole host of other factors but early detection can still save the day.

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Educating Your Staff

Mark James, ESET IT Security Specialist, answers a few questions about why it’s important to teach your staff about cyber security and make them your primary line of defence against potential breaches.

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ESET Technology - The multi-layered approach and its effectiveness

In this document we summarize the ways in which ESET uses multilayered technologies to go far beyond the capabilities of basic antivirus. We do this by explaining which layers are involved in solving specific problems and what benefits they provide to the user.

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The Insider Threat

A lot of focus is put upon external threats but how can you effectively counter a potential cyber-criminal when they’re already inside your organisation?

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Ransomware: How to keep your business safe from extortion malware

To help companies mitigate the risks of ransomware infection, this white paper documents frequently used attack vectors, offers guidance on how to effectively protect company devices and their contents, and describes the available options when devices or files have already been taken hostage.

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45% Success Rate for Realistic Looking Phishing Website

Mark James, ESET Security Specialist, answers some of our burning questions about the recent findings from Google.

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The Rise of Android Ransomware

Ransomware is a growing problem for users of mobile devices. Lockscreen types and file-encrypting “crypto-ransomware”, both of which have been causing major financial and data losses for many years, have made their way to the Android platform.

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Security Tips: Questions and Answers with Mark James

Mark James, ESET IT Security Specialist, answers a few important questions about where users are most vulnerable, simple steps to protecting data, passwords and more.

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Should you be allowed to use social media at work?

Social media has, for better or worse, become a large part of modern life but should it be a part of our working lives?

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When software reaches ‘End of Life’

Even software has a use by date. Microsoft announced that version 8, 9 and 10 of Internet Explorer will no longer be supported. What should you do when software goes EOL?

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Trends 2015: Targeting the Corporate World

The "Trends For 2015 – Targeting the Corporate World" report by the ESET LATAM Research Lab invites you to review some of the most significant cases that affected computer security in 2014, and to consider and present the challenges and threats expected for 2015.

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Trends 2016: (In)security Everywhere

“Security is no longer just a problem for a few individuals but rather a problem involving more and more people”, explains ESET Research Laboratories in its annual trends paper. “2016 will be a most challenging year. We must face it with a proactive attitude of security awareness. “

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