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This Security School is a free multimedia learning guide designed to help you understand and address the strategic and tactical implications of this topic.

Keeping Web malware out of enterprise systems

You should assume that Web-borne malware is taking aim at your enterprise system; this Security School shows you how to keep your system's defenses strong.

Security School logoWeb-borne malware is everywhere, and it's aimed at your enterprise system. The components of our Security School -- video, podcast, tip and quiz -- will help you absorb which practices to embrace and which to avoid to keep enterprise systems healthy in an era of rampant cyberthreats.

Webcast

1. Mitigating the risk of Web malware infections with a separation process

If malware isn't running on a system, it can't harm it. Therefore, it's important to know on which system the malware resides to determine an infection's damage. In this video, Peter Lindstrom reviews the process of separation and explains how it can protect your system from Web malware attacks.

Tip

2. Two effective means to mitigate the danger Web-borne malware can do

The bad guys out there know the Web is a gateway into your enterprise. This tip reviews two techniques -- separation and isolation -- that can reduce the risk of Web-borne malware infections in enterprise systems.

Podcast

3. Web-borne malware victims' bad habits, and how to avoid them

The victims of Web-borne malware share seven bad habits. Pete Lindstrom counts them down, then explains how to avoid them and discusses the best practices you should be following to keep your network secure and free of infection.

Quiz

4. Take our Web malware quiz

Understanding the threats and the current solutions is a first step in keeping your system safe. Take our quiz to see if you've got the knowledge you need to turn back attacks from Web-borne malware.

Web-borne malware Security School quiz

Expert

5. About the expert

Learn more about the author of this Security School, Pete Lindstrom.

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    Pete Lindstrom, Contributor

    Pete Lindstrom is principal of Spire Security, an industry analyst firm addressing challenges in technology risk management and cybersecurity economics. In his more than 20-year career, he has held other industry analyst positions at Burton Group and Hurwitz Group, as well as enterprise positions as a security architect and an IT auditor. He has a degree in finance from the University of Notre Dame.

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