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A proprietary condom which, like Hoovers in the UK and Kleenex in the US, has become a genericised trademark

Trojan

A proprietary condom–the term is used in the US like Kleenex
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A blended threat can automatically exploit one of many vulnerabilities to compromise a system.
Although the term blended threats was coined a while ago, it has become increasingly relevant to today's Internet landscape.
To protect your enterprise from the new generation of blended threats, you need to take a look at the security strategies you currently have in place.
The threats embodied by Nimda and CodeRed are blended threats: that is, they are multi-faceted in their operating methods and effects.
WatchGuard's XTM platform was given the award at the China Information Security Conference in Beijing in recognition of its ability to run all UTM functions without compromising network performance, which is key to effectively blocking blended threats.
"Hence to meet this need, Kalm is introducing Broadband solution with cloud-based UTM features that allows SMEs to get round-the-clock fully managed network protection against Internet-based individual & blended threats without incurring the distraction, expense, and complexity of implementing in-house network systems or security staff," he added.
* "Blended Threats and Javascript: A Plan for Permanent Network Compromise" at Black Hat USA
"With continuous Internet connectivity becoming the lifeline of any business entity, the exposure to blended threats is always a reality.
Instead, modern blended threats such as Aurora, Stuxnet, and Zeus infiltrate organizations through a variety of coordinated tactics, usually a combination of two or more.
This leaves them unprepared to deal with sophisticated blended threats happening today.
It natively stops a wide range of blended threats, fragmented and malformed packet attacks, spyware, malware, denial of service and other types of threats and attacks.
"The email and Web security gateway markets have been converging as blended threats become more advanced and enterprises worldwide want to take a holistic approach to mitigating both message and Web-borne risks," said David Stanley, VP of EMEA for Proofpoint.