It’s time we re-examine virtual security practices

It's time we re-examine virtual security practices

We’ve been hearing about the potential benefits of using a security solution designed specifically for virtual environments for a few years.

Unfortunately, many infosec departments continue to protect virtual environments with traditional, or legacy, approaches. While this is certainly a step in the right direction, something many see as “good enough,” the fact is traditional security doesn’t cut it, and exposes you to risk. To put a finer point on it, not adopting VM-focused solutions has the added impact of taking away those hard earned efficiency gains, promised by a virtual environment.

With more data centers in the cloud than ever, waiting around to address this problem is no longer feasible. Just look at what happened with the VENOM exploit — a vulnerability that put millions of virtual machines at risk — and you’ll see that hackers have started to attack these ubiquitous virtual machines in sophisticated new ways.

Now that virtualization has become the norm  it’s time we re-examined the need for better, virtual-specific modes of keeping your servers safe and secure.

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How Trend Micro offers a total solution for an evolving security threat landscape

Trend Micro Sm,art Protection Suite = Evolving Threat Landscape

Although point products effectively address more discrete threats, they leave small gaps in your network perimeter. Come renewal time, consider the value of a comprehensive product and licensing solution from one vendor. And it just so happens we’ve got a recommendation for you.

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Choosing a New Security Provider? Why We Like Trend Micro

Choosing a New Security Provider? Why We Like Trend Micro

Choosing the right security provider for your small business is no easy feat. These days, many security vendors push similar service offerings, making it difficult for businesses to discover and choose the right security solution. So what separates Trend Micro Worry-Free from the rest?

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