Malware detection and malware prevention are complicated tasks. It is impossible to keep all malware off of every machine in your network, but there are certain steps you can take that help prevent these malware outbreaks from getting out of hand. In this series of webcasts from Windows security expert Kevin Beaver, learn how to keep malware at bay and respond to malware outbreaks. Check back soon for a third webcast on how to choose the right anti-malware product.
How to keep malware at bay
A pound of prevention is worth a ton of cure when it comes to keeping your network free of viruses, bots, rootkits and other malicious software. With seemingly untrainable users and the complexity of today's Windows environments, this is a lot easier said than done.
In this webcast, information security expert Kevin Beaver will outline:
- Essential malware prevention tools
- IT functions and business processes to put in place now
- Tips to keep from being a victim and spending money unnecessarily on yet another malware outbreak
Responding to malware outbreaks with a solid response plan
If your network controls and practices aren't air tight, a malware infection is inevitable in the Windows environment. When an outbreak does occur, it doesn't mean you have to react emotionally and run around like your hair is on fire. A solid malware response plan, which includes a dependable toolkit, is the only way to respond, eradicate and move on with minimal costs and downtime.
In this webcast, information security expert Kevin Beaver discusses how to put a reliable malware response plan in place so that you and your users can focus on the business at hand instead.
Making the best choice on an anti-malware product
In this webcast, information security expert Kevin Beaver explains how you can cut through vendor marketing fluff, helping you to make informed decisions and smart investments when buying anti-malware products.
With all the anti-malware products and vendors to choose from, it's nothing short of overwhelming trying to pick the right solution to help minimize business risks. In this webcast, information security expert Kevin Beaver explains how you can cut through vendor marketing fluff, helping you to make informed decisions and smart investments when buying anti-malware products.
This was first published in July 2007