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DEFINITION: COBIT (Control Objectives for Information and Related Technology) is an international open standard that defines requirements for the control and security of sensitive data and provides a reference framework. COBIT, which provides a reference framework, was introduced in the 1990s by the IT Governance Institute. Learn more about managing compliance at SearchCompliance.com. COBIT consists of an executive  … 
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Six Essential Elements of Web Application Security
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the most common classes of web application vulnerabilities, and how hackers most often take advantage of these weaknesses. Read on to learn the 6 essential elements of web application security that are the most valuable places for IT teams to invest their time and resources.
Posted: 26 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Qualys

APTs: Why the Best Defense is a Full Spectrum Offense
sponsored by Zscaler
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides answers to all of your questions about advanced persistent threats, from the APT lifecycle to the best ways to evaluate potential APT defense solutions.
Posted: 23 Jan 2015 | Published: 23 Jan 2015

Zscaler

Web Application Firewall Comparative Analysis
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This valuable resource compares the security effectiveness and value of six web application firewalls (WAFs).
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Published: 22 Jan 2015

Citrix

The Enemy Within: Why Insiders Are Still the Weakest Link in Your Data Security Chain
sponsored by Absolute Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the 5 steps that your enterprise needs to take in order to foster a conscientious data security environment within your enterprise, despite the challenges of the digital era.
Posted: 21 Jan 2015 | Published: 29 Dec 2014

Absolute Software

Point of Sale (POS) Systems and Security
sponsored by Bit9 + Carbon Black
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why organizations need more than the PCI DSS compliance stamp in order to truly secure their POS systems; describes how to secure your POS systems against common attacks; and discusses the Council on CyberSecurity's top 20 suggestions for protecting payment card information.
Posted: 16 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Bit9 + Carbon Black

Lower Risk and Cost with Proactive Information Governance
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to ensure that your data assets are available, protected and managed through their entire lifecycle.
Posted: 20 Sep 2014 | Published: 12 Feb 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Top 5 Truths About Big Data Hype and Security Intelligence
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource outlines the top five truths behind the Big Data hype and explains why Big Data Security Analytics (BDSA) is the future of security intelligence. Read on to learn how it offers the insight you need to perform real-time threat detection and defense.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 05 Sep 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

SIEM Tools to Optimize IT Security Management and Simplify Compliance
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this vendor landscape report to see how the top 10 SIEM vendors compare and contrast.
Posted: 29 Jul 2014 | Published: 29 Jul 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

Protect Your Web Applications from the OWASP Top 10 Security Threats
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a web application firewall (WAF) that protects companies' websites all over the world from a myriad of threats, including the OWASP Top 10, DDoS attacks, site scraping, and online fraud.
Posted: 08 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Imperva

Advanced Persistent Threats: Defending from the Inside Out
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why reinvigorating your privileged identity management solutions, paired with data intelligence-driven content-awareness, can improve outsider and insider threat prevention.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

CA Technologies.

Business Driven Governance: Managing Policies for Data Retention
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains how you can establish and manage an overall data retention strategy through information governance and database archiving policies.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

IBM

Time to Get Rid of Big Paper
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper highlights the banking industry's challenges with big paper – paper-based processes. Click now to see how digitizing some of this, traditionally, paper-based information can significantly improve customer relationships, aid regulatory compliance, and reduce risks of fraud.
Posted: 23 Jan 2014 | Published: 23 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Protecting Your Critical Data with Integrated Security Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to gain actionable insights that can help you reduce security risks and boost compliance.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

IBM

How SIEM Helps IT Security, Compliance, Operations and Management
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Security information and event management (SIEM) tools offer more than just security. In fact, many organizations overlook some of the most useful aspects of SIEM technology, including fraud prevention and operations management. In this expert resource, discover the value of SIEM tools for four different audiences.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

CDW Corporation

Preventing Dangerous File-Sharing
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers 4 steps to help prevent employees from using unsecured consumer-grade file-sharing solutions.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

GlobalScape

Virtualization Security Report: 10 Ways to Regain Control and Reduce Risk
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights the top 10 benefits of adding desktop virtualization to information security strategies for an increasingly diverse and expansive IT environment.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Published: 31 May 2013

Citrix

Leveraging Security Intelligence for Energy and Utilities Companies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how an integrated security intelligence platform provides the necessary components to help energy and utilities companies automate compliance and risk management, detect and manage threats, and protect the smart grid from both security breaches and cyber-attacks.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

IBM

Business-driven data privacy policies - Establish and enforce enterprise data privacy policies to support compliance and protect sensitive data.
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers insight to help you establish and enforce business-driven data privacy policies. Read on to learn how to comply with privacy regulations, navigate data governance requirements, and more.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

IBM

Security in the Skies
sponsored by (ISC)2 UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the major cloud security concerns and threats, and offers a list of controls to include in your security strategy to prevent these inherent risks.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 26 Feb 2014

(ISC)2 UK Ltd

Supporting the Zero Trust Model of Information Security
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research, Inc. report introduces a zero trust model to reduce risk of insider and outsider threats. Click through to learn how the intrusion prevention system (IPS) can be used to fulfill this model.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Your Personal Web Attack Survival Guide
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the latest hactivist and cybercriminal methods of attack, and presents a 7-step guide you can use to safeguard your website from attack.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Imperva

Understanding big data so you can act with confidence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Ensuring your data is secure and trustworthy is paramount to harnessing the power of big data, but it's also a difficult task when you've got such a large volume and variety of information coming into the business. Unfortunately, traditional methods of governing and correcting often aren't applicable to big data -- so what can you do?
Posted: 24 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

IBM

Data protection for big data environments
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Every organization is itching to harness the power and promise of big data, but ensuring the veracity and security of that information isn't easy. Traditional, manual methods of discovering and governing data often don't apply -- so how exactly do you ensure data protection for big data environments?
Posted: 24 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

IBM

Protection for Every Enterprise: How BlackBerry Security Works
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: It's clear you need an effective security strategy and mobility management platform to protect your data and your business. Access this informative resource to learn about a comprehensive mobility management platform that promises to meet the constantly changing demands of enterprise security.
Posted: 13 Dec 2013 | Published: 13 Dec 2013

BlackBerry

Enterprises Have Room for Improvement in Secure IT Asset Disposition
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn why secure IT disposition is a must in order to prevent data loss and compliance violations.
Posted: 12 Dec 2013 | Published: 12 Dec 2013

Iron Mountain
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INFORMATION SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): … COBIT (Control Objectives for Information and Related Technology) is an international open standard that defines requirements for the control and security of sensitive data and provides a reference framework. COBIT, which provides a reference framework, was introduced in the 1990s by the IT Governance Institute. Learn more about managing compliance at SearchCompliance.com. COBIT consists of an executive summary, management guidelines, framework, control objectives, implementation toolset and audit guidelines. Extensive support is provided, including a list of critical success factors for measuring security program effectiveness and benchmark s for auditing purposes. COBIT has been revised several times since inception and upgrades are published at regular intervals.
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