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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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Best Practices for Managing Software Intellectual Property
sponsored by Black Duck Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the approaches for managing intellectual property during component-based software development, detailing the seven best practices an organization should adhere by to facilitate the successful management of software IP.
Posted: 13 Oct 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2007

Black Duck Software

The Critical Role of Data Loss Prevention in Governance, Risk and Compliance
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Email has become a critical business tool, but it is also the easiest way for information to escape from the confines of a business. Learn why email Data Leak Prevention is critical to safeguard the information that is inside your network.
Posted: 10 Oct 2008 | Published: 05 Aug 2009

Mimecast

Practical Steps to Mitigate Virtualization Security Risks
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn seven practical steps that IT organizations can take to mitigate the unique security challenges of virtualization. While some are directed specifically at virtualized environments, many of these steps are best practices.
Posted: 10 Oct 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Tripwire, Inc.

Malware: Just What You Need to Know
sponsored by Sunbelt Software
WHITE PAPER: There are ten things you can start doing today to boost your malware protection and take things to the next level. This paper provides insights and tips regarding malware and how to protect your networks from it.
Posted: 07 Oct 2008 | Published: 07 Oct 2008

Sunbelt Software

Effective Security with a Continuous Approach to ISO 27001 Compliance
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how with Tripwire Enterprise, organizations can quickly achieve IT configuration integrity by proactively assessing how their current configurations measure up to specifications as given in ISO 27001.
Posted: 29 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

Tripwire, Inc.

The 2008 (ISC)2 Global Information Security Workforce Study
sponsored by ISC2
WHITE PAPER: Information security professionals are facing a growing amount of pressure. This survey provides detailed insight into the important trends and opportunities emerging in the information security profession worldwide.
Posted: 03 Jun 2008 | Published: 03 Jun 2008

ISC2

3 Key Components of a Risk-Based Security Plan
sponsored by Foundstone, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at the different components of an effective security plan, and provides a perspective on how enterprises that are serious about their information security budgets should rethink their security plan.
Posted: 02 Jun 2008 | Published: 02 Jun 2008

Foundstone, Inc.

Remote Data Protection
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Thanks to IBM's Remote Data Protection Service you can efficiently back up your data so that it can be more easily recovered in the event of a disaster. This pay-as-you-use subscription service includes hardware, software and operational support.
Posted: 29 May 2008 | Published: 29 May 2008

IBM

Demystifying Data Loss Prevention: Requirements for Comprehensive Protection
sponsored by DynTek Inc. and McAfee
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Data Loss Prevention technology provides unprecedented visibility intohow data is used, and by whom, why, and when. With this insight, you can define and enforce data usage policies that help prevent both accidental and malicious data loss.
Posted: 21 May 2008 | Published: 01 May 2008

DynTek Inc. and McAfee

Enabling Compliance with the PCI Data Security Standards
sponsored by Vormetric
WHITE PAPER: Data Encryption Expert fills the gaps in your data protection efforts as an affordable and easy to implement solution to difficult compliance requirements like encryption, access control, host protection and auditing.
Posted: 19 May 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Vormetric

Strengthening Data Privacy in PeopleSoft
sponsored by Approva Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Understanding the vulnerabilities of ERPs such as Peoplesoft can help your company mitigate the risk of data breaches. This white paper discusses how automated CPM solutions can help to fight the threat of data loss.
Posted: 09 May 2008 | Published: 01 Mar 2008

Approva Corporation

IDC Opinion: The Economic Impact of File Virtualization - Reducing Storage Costs and Improving Management Efficiency
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Enterprises are adopting new strategies for building file-based storage solutions. In several interviews, IDC found that companies are increasing their file-based storage by 50-120% a year, placing a high priority on efficiency.
Posted: 28 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 May 2007

F5 Networks

How to Protect Your Critical Resources with Identity-based Access Control
sponsored by AEP Networks
WHITE PAPER: This paper addresses the concerns facing network security architects and introduces AEP IDpoint as an advanced IBAC solution that meets datacenter security needs and satisfies modern business security challenges.
Posted: 23 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

AEP Networks

Understanding and Selecting a Data Loss Prevention Solution
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Data Loss Prevention is a confusing market, but by understanding the capabilities of DLP tools you can choose an appropriate tool. This report will provide the necessary background in DLP to help you find the best match for your organization.
Posted: 03 Apr 2008 | Published: 03 Apr 2008

Websense, Inc.

Transform the Internet into a Business- Ready Application Delivery Platform for Enterprise SOA Based SAP Deployments
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: For today's enterprises, enterprise SOA based on SAP and the Internet provide a complementary and highly agile platform for rapidly extending the enterprise to reach customers, partners and employees in markets globally.
Posted: 07 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

Akamai Technologies

Protecting Confidential Documents in the Extended Enterprise: Common Misconceptions and Best-Practice Strategies
sponsored by Brainloop Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the enormous cost of data breaches, the rising importance of data security, and common misconceptions that exacerbate the problem of protecting your company's most important and confidential information.
Posted: 25 Feb 2008 | Published: 25 Feb 2008

Brainloop Inc.

Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard
sponsored by Bsafe Information Systems
WHITE PAPER: This document is supported by Bsafe/ES Modules such as Bsafe Network Log, Bsafe Analyzer, Bsafe Traffic Analyzer, Bsafe Archive Central Audit, Bsafe Simulator, Bsafe IDS (alerts) and Bsafe IPS.
Posted: 22 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2008

Bsafe Information Systems

Log Management Best Practices
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: Developing best practices in log management is not a simple task. This paper should help organizations develop their own comprehensive set of best practices by providing a set of 40 recommended best practices covering logging policies; procedures and t...
Posted: 14 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard for System i AS400
sponsored by Bsafe Information Systems
WHITE PAPER: This document is supported by Bsafe/ES Modules such as Bsafe Network Log, Bsafe Analyzer, Bsafe Traffic Analyzer, Bsafe Archive Central Audit, Bsafe Simulator, Bsafe IDS (alerts) and Bsafe IPS.
Posted: 28 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Dec 2004

Bsafe Information Systems

Addressing Document Imaging Security Issues
sponsored by eCopy
WHITE PAPER: Document imaging makes it possible to integrate paper documents with existing workflow processes and business applications, e.g., e-mail, fax, and electronic document management systems.
Posted: 18 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2008

eCopy

Acquire a global view of your organization's security state: the importance of security assessments
sponsored by IBM Software Group
WHITE PAPER: Security assessments from IBM can help find "point-in-time" or ongoing security gaps in data confidentiality, integrity and accessibility as well as prior breaches and budgetary justification for making necessary security investments.
Posted: 09 Jan 2008 | Published: 09 Jan 2008

IBM Software Group

Effectively manage access to systems and information to help optimize integrity and facilitate compliance
sponsored by IBM Software Group
WHITE PAPER: Consistent access management and identity management protect data integrity and facilitate compliance. IBM identity and access management solutions help you cost-effectively provide authorized users with access while protecting applications and data.
Posted: 09 Jan 2008 | Published: 09 Jan 2008

IBM Software Group

2006 Global Information Security Workforce Study
sponsored by ISC2
WHITE PAPER: Topics covered in the survey range from the amount of information security education and training received to the value of certifications to new areas where additional training is required.
Posted: 28 Dec 2007 | Published: 01 Oct 2006

ISC2

Beyond UTM -- The Value of a Purpose-built Network Security Platform
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: It is only with a purpose-built network security platform -- as defined by this paper -- that organizations will be assured of maximum security effectiveness, minimum cost of ownership, and the greatest degree of.
Posted: 27 Dec 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Fortinet, Inc.

The importance of security assessments
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper helps you understand the variety of security assessment options that are available and provides the criteria for selecting a vendor that can help you meet your company?s security requirements.
Posted: 06 Dec 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

IBM
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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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