Blog Posts Tagged with "Online Trust Alliance"

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OTA Introduces Online Trust Index Measuring Website Security

June 07, 2012 Added by:Headlines

"OTA's work to recognize best practices for sites underscores the importance of focusing on security and privacy holistically. This year's honor roll recipients have demonstrated exceptional leadership and commitment towards consumer protection and to enhance the vitality of the internet"...

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Online Trust Alliance Joins White House to Battle Botnets

June 01, 2012 Added by:Headlines

"Results can only be achieved through a commitment of resources by both the public and private sector to aid in the detection, prevention, remediation and recovery from these threats and by users adhering to safe computing practices..."

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OTA Updates April Fool’s List to Combat Spear Phishing

March 29, 2012 Added by:Headlines

“While businesses are making efforts, all too often they are overlooking the fundamentals which could curb upwards of 90% of online threats to their data. We have a shared responsibility to harden our systems and those of our customers..."

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U.S. Anti-Botnet Code of Conduct for ISPs Unveiled

March 23, 2012 Added by:Headlines

“Today is an example of the importance of self-regulatory efforts to help improve the safety and performance of the internet. Sustainable solutions to contain bots must include all stakeholders in efforts to detect, prevent, and remediate these threats..."

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The Need for Advancements in Browser Based Security

March 08, 2012 Added by:Headlines

"Data protection is fast becoming a product and service differentiator. It is incumbent on business leaders to take a holistic view of these issues and understand how they are undermining consumer trust. Now is the time for businesses to make data protection a priority..."

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OTA Advocates Always On SSL

March 05, 2012 Added by:Headlines

Online Trust Alliance (OTA) is calling on the security, business and interactive advertising communities to adopt Always On SSL (AOSSL), the approach of using SSL/TLS across your entire website to protect users with persistent security, from arrival to login to logout...

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OTA Endorses Domain-Based Message Authentication (DMARC)

February 02, 2012 Added by:Headlines

"Since 2004, OTA has been on the forefront of advancing best practices to restore trust in email and to protect consumers from harm. We are excited about the promise of DMARC and how it builds on these efforts enhancing brand, business and consumer protection..."

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OTA: 2012 Data Protection and Breach Readiness Guide

January 24, 2012 Added by:Headlines

In 2011, over 558 incidents were reported at a cost to U.S. businesses of more than $6.5 billion dollars. It is estimated over 50% were a result of a server exploits; of which 96% were avoidable if the recommendations outlined in the OTA report had been implemented...

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Data Protection and Privacy Town Hall 2012

January 16, 2012 Added by:Headlines

Speakers will address the challenges businesses are facing as it applies to their practices, data security and privacy practices. Data Privacy Day is an international initiative to promote awareness that will enable individuals and business to protect their data...

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Federal Agencies Tap Online Trust Alliance for Training

November 17, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“Authentication is the front line defense... This program, supported by the White House, will help stem the tide of malicious and deceptive email. This is a great example of the public and private sector working together to increase end-to-end trust of our nation’s critical infrastructure..."

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Email Authentication Rates Rise in 2011

October 05, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“The increased incidents of spear phishing targeting consumers, business and government users have accelerated the business value of email authentication. Organizations who fail to adopt are putting their employees, data and consumers at an unacceptable level of risk..."

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Why Browsers Matter

September 29, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“Modern browsers provide significant value... especially in the areas of security and privacy. They help protect users from phishing sites and malicious downloads while supporting industry standards... We recommend that users update their browser to the latest version available....”

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OTA's Sixth Annual Online Trust Forum

July 13, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“As our lives, jobs and society are increasingly reliant on Internet services, we need to proactively address the issues and practices raised from the convergence of mobile, cloud and social media. User trust is proving to be a defining factor of business success, innovation and regulation..."

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OTA Scorecard: 74% Fail to Protect Consumers Online

May 18, 2011 Added by:Headlines

While the number honored in 2011 represents a promising 3-fold increase from this time last year, 74% of the top websites analyzed did not qualify and remain vulnerable to the increased levels of cybercrime and online fraud...

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