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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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Security Services: Security Information Management (SIM) Solutions
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: The intent of this paper is to provide an executive-level summary of the potential costs associated with managing information security in-house and highlights the advantages of using a Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) to reduce costs and improve the quality of protection.
Posted: 24 Mar 2011 | Published: 24 Mar 2011

Dell SecureWorks

Evolution of Integrity Checking with Intel® Trusted Execution Technology: an Intel IT Perspective
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: As part of an effort to address security concerns, Intel IT evaluated Intel® Trusted Execution Technology (Intel® TXT), a new security technology in Intel® processors. Intel TXT is a foundation technology that can be applied to enhance security in multiple usage models. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 02 May 2011 | Published: 25 Mar 2011

Intel

Rethinking Information Security to Improve Business Agility
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: To enable rapid adoption on new technology and usage models—and provide protection in an evolving threat landscape—Intel IT has embarked on a radical five-year redesign of Intel's information security architecture. Continue reading to learn more.
Posted: 28 Mar 2011 | Published: 28 Mar 2011

Intel

Cloud Computing: Business Benefits With Security, Governance and Assurance Perspectives
sponsored by ISACA
WHITE PAPER: Globalization and recent economic pressures have resulted in increased requirements for the availability, scalability and efficiency of enterprise information technology (IT) solutions.
Posted: 23 Mar 2011 | Published: 23 Mar 2011

ISACA

Data Protection 2.0: It’s Not Just Names and Numbers Anymore
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The external forces of advanced threats and compliance obligations, combined with the internal forces of new business initiatives, lead to a complex set of data protec­tion requirements. This paper provides an overview of the many data protection challenges CISOs face and suggests a sequence of five actions to take to address these challenges.
Posted: 08 Feb 2011 | Published: 08 Feb 2011

Tripwire, Inc.

FISMA Compliance: A Holistic Approach to FISMA and Information Security
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: IBM can help your federal agency implement a holistic strategy that improves overall security posture and readiness. Read this white paper to learn about the IBM Internet Security Systems (ISS) strategic approach to cybersecurity and gain a clearer understanding of the latest FISMA legislation and compliance mandates.
Posted: 10 Jan 2011 | Published: 10 Jan 2011

IBM

How can Identity and Access Management Improve IT Security and Reduce Risk to Help Drive my Business?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: IAM builds a foundation for effective security by helping ensure all users have only the appropriate level of access rights to all protected resources, and that those rights are enforced appropriately. Read this executive brief to learn more about taking control of IT operations and information security with Content-Aware IAM.
Posted: 25 Nov 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

CA Technologies.

How can I Adopt Cloud Computing While Maintaining Strong Security?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Whether an organization is looking to provide or consume private, public, hybrid or community cloud services, security and control requirements must be addressed. Read this executive brief to learn how to secure your business in the cloud by using identity and access management.
Posted: 25 Nov 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

CA Technologies.

Integrating Information Labeling and Microsoft Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS)
sponsored by TITUS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the challenges of content protection and user acceptance of content protection technology. It provides an overview of Microsoft's Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) and its integration with Titus' Document Classification and Message Classification product suites.
Posted: 12 Nov 2010 | Published: 12 Nov 2010

TITUS

Achieving ISO 27001 Compliance using Titus Solutions
sponsored by TITUS
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides IT professionals with a high level overview of ISO 27001 and 27002, along with their implications for security of email and digital documents.
Posted: 11 Nov 2010 | Published: 11 Nov 2010

TITUS

Using Windows File Classification Infrastructure to Classify and Protect Documents
sponsored by TITUS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how organizations can leverage the File Classification Infrastructure and partner solutions to identify the business value of data, raise security awareness, and protect information assets.
Posted: 11 Nov 2010 | Published: 11 Nov 2010

TITUS

Information Security, Virtualization, and the Journey to the Cloud
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: With visible virtualization leadership, commitment, and cooperation, VMware and Trend Micro should be amongst the top choices as CIOs and CISOs choose their partners for their own cloud journeys. Read this paper to find out so much more.
Posted: 20 Oct 2010 | Published: 20 Oct 2010

Trend Micro, Inc.

Information Security Magazine – October 2010: Database Auditing Tools – The Human Factor
sponsored by Information Security Magazine
WHITE PAPER: This issue also discusses database audit tools, applications and the selection process. Learn how your organization can leverage these tools to understand database transaction activity, monitor insiders for malicious activity, and how these logs and audit trails can improve your compliance programs.
Posted: 07 Oct 2010 | Published: 07 Oct 2010

Information Security Magazine

Anatomy of a Data Breach - Why Breaches Happen and What to Do About It
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the three most common sources of data breaches, and offers a broad perspective on what can be done to stop data breaches, as well as specific recommendations to take preventive action.
Posted: 23 Aug 2010 | Published: 18 Aug 2010

Symantec Corporation

Global Threat Report: July 2010
sponsored by ESET
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to get a full analysis of ESET’s ThreatSense.Net®, a sophisticated malware reporting and tracking system, which shows that the highest number of detections this month with almost 12.47% of the total was scored by the Win32/Conficker class of threat.
Posted: 13 Aug 2010 | Published: 13 Aug 2010

ESET

2010 Information Security & Compliance Trend Study
sponsored by nCircle
WHITE PAPER: This report summarizes the results of the nCircle 2010 Information Security and Compliance Trend Study, a cross-industry survey of over 250 respondents in the IT security industry in the United States and Canada. Over 65% of survey respondents are from large and midsize enterprises.
Posted: 02 Aug 2010 | Published: 02 Aug 2010

nCircle

Data Protection Solutions at Midsize Organizations
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In January of 2008, a random sample of online technical newsletter subscribers at midsize companies (100- 5,000 employees) received an email invitation to participate in a survey about data protection solutions use at their organizations. The goal of the survey was to identify sources of and/or reasons for information security breaches and more.
Posted: 15 Jul 2010 | Published: 01 Feb 2008

Trend Micro, Inc.

Sharepoint in Healthcare: Collaboration and Information Sharing in a Secure Environment
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Trend Micro’s PortalProtect helps healthcare organizations implement the necessary industry best practices to achieve regulatory compliance and protect against the changing threats in today’s quickly evolving security landscape. Read this paper for more.
Posted: 15 Jul 2010 | Published: 15 Jul 2010

Trend Micro, Inc.

How to Implement a Data Loss Prevention Strategy
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper guides IT professionals through the steps necessary to implement a practical data loss prevention (DLP) strategy. It starts off by looking at what’s driving data loss prevention, the consequences of data loss, and a possible solution. It then moves on to practical implementation advice and examples. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 25 Jun 2010 | Published: 23 Apr 2010

Sophos, Inc.

Improving Clinician Workflows with One-Touch Desktop Roaming
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: The move from paper-based medical records systems to EMR is rightly viewed as a step toward improved patient care, increased clinician productivity, and lower costs. But striking a balance between access for clinicians and privacy for patients can be a difficult task. This paper presents a one-touch desktop roaming solution that benefits both.
Posted: 24 Jun 2010 | Published: 24 May 2010

Imprivata

Best Practices in eCatalog Management
sponsored by Ariba, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: At the heart of procurement systems is a catalog. Even in environments lacking automation, requisitioners consult a hard copy or customer service reps use a catalog at the other end of a phone line. Getting everyone to use the correct catalog from a preferred vendor at the contracted price will ensure that negotiated savings are actually realized.
Posted: 11 Jun 2010 | Published: 11 Jun 2010

Ariba, Inc.

Information Security and Multi-Compliance: Avoiding Audit Fatigue with a Single IT Compliance Strategy
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This Prescriptive Guide provides nine steps that information security managers can use to break the compli­ance blame cycle and build an information security program that more effectively mitigates security risk. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 13 May 2010 | Published: 13 May 2010

Tripwire, Inc.

ZeuS: A Persistent Criminal Enterprise
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: This research paper, presented by Trend Micro, examines the ZeuS botnet; a cyber-criminal tool primarily used to steal money. Access this paper now to learn how ZeuS works, who is behind this crimeware, ZeuS variants now emerging and more.
Posted: 11 May 2010 | Published: 24 Mar 2010

Trend Micro

Your Small Business Security Questions Answered: Social Networks, Sensitive Data, and Business Banking
sponsored by AVG Technologies USA, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief paper provides in depth answers to three pressing questions that many small businesses are asking about IT security: If social networks are such a risk, shouldn't we just block them? How liable am I for the loss of sensitive data? How safe is online business banking? Read on to learn the answers to these three questions and more.
Posted: 28 Apr 2010 | Published: 28 Apr 2010

AVG Technologies USA, Inc.

Security Threat Report: 2010
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The first decade of the 21st century saw a dramatic change in the nature of cybercrime. Hackers have evolved from teenage boys spreading graffiti for kicks and notoriety to organized, financially motivated gangs. Read this white paper for a better understanding of the history of malware and learn to craft a better, safer future for internet users.
Posted: 01 Apr 2010 | Published: 02 Mar 2010

Sophos, Inc.
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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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