With the increased sophistication of cybercriminals coupled with the rise in insider threats, organizations need to be incredibly proactive about managing their security risks, keeping security front and center on the agenda
Scottsdale, Ariz. (PRWEB) March 26, 2009
Organizations today are facing a growing and rapidly evolving set of security threats including those imposed by IT outsourcing, cybercrime activity, workforce mobility, Web 2.0 and the growing number of data breaches. To help organizations stay ahead of these threats, Lumension, a global leader in security management, announced the availability of its Optimal Security Podcast Series, now available on iTunes.
The Optimal Security Podcast Series contains interviews from security experts; customer success stories, industry webinars and audiocasts as well as testimonials from various industry leaders who are taking proactive steps to protect their information and critical systems, while reducing overall TCO.
Lumension's latest audiocast "Evolving Threats and Countermeasures: Conficker Worm and SQL Injection", addresses the Conficker worm and SQL injection attacks, which has wreaked havoc for many months. In this audiocast, organizations will learn:
- Why organizations need to streamline and automate their patch management software to support updates from vendors outside of simply Microsoft
- How the Conficker Worm works, it's global impact and some vulnerability management recommendations to prevent it from impacting your organization
- And how you can protect your organization from the rising SQL injection attacks with patch management and application whitelisting
"With the increased sophistication of cybercriminals coupled with the rise in insider threats, organizations need to be incredibly proactive about managing their security risks, keeping security front and center on the agenda," said C. Edward Brice, SVP worldwide marketing, Lumension. "The Optimal Security Podcast Series is a great resource for IT security professionals to stay up-to-date on the latest security threats in addition to our many social media initiatives such as our Lumension Optimal Security Blog, dedicated YouTube Channel, and Twitter feed. Our goal is to provide our customers and interested parties an in-depth look into vulnerability management and endpoint security which will ultimately arm them with the resources they need to better-protect their enterprises from malicious attacks."
Users can subscribe to Lumension podcasts via the iTunes store by typing "Lumension" in the search field at the top of the iTunes Store window.
About Lumension, Inc.:
Lumension, Inc., a global leader in operational endpoint security, develops, integrates and markets security software solutions that help businesses protect their vital information and manage critical risk across network and endpoint assets. Lumension enables more than 5,100 customers worldwide to achieve optimal security and IT success by delivering a proven and award-winning solution portfolio that includes Vulnerability Management, Endpoint Protection, Data Protection, and Reporting and Compliance offerings. Lumension is known for providing world-class customer support and services 24x7, 365 days a year. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Lumension has operations worldwide, including Virginia, Utah, Florida, Luxembourg, the United Kingdom, Spain, Australia, India, Hong Kong and Singapore. Lumension: IT Secured. Success Optimized.® More information can be found at lumension.com.
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