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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 COBIT consists of an executive  … 
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How to tackle information lifecycle management
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WHITE PAPER: Many information assets within an organisation have an associated value relative to thebusiness impact of an incident or threat that affects the confidentiality, availability,authenticity or availability of the information.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 09 Nov 2010

How to tackle Enterprise Information Protection & Control
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WHITE PAPER: Information protection needs to cover all data, from word processing documents to datawithin databases and executable code. It covers enterprise and personal data and is not justconfined to protecting entertainment media, which tends to be generically referred to as“Digital Rights Management” (DRM).
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 09 Nov 2010

The Evolution of Information Security Management: 4-Phased Maturity Model
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: Over the last few years, protecting IT assets has evolved from technology safeguards, to a full-time management discipline. Based upon this evolutionary trend, ESP developed a 4-phased security maturity model; in this paper explore each phase in-depth, including the key objectives, actions and drivers for the next phase.
Posted: 27 Mar 2012 | Published: 27 Mar 2012


Getting Ahead of Advanced Threats - Achieving Intelligence-Driven Security
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: With today’s advancing threat landscape, traditional approaches to information security are no longer enough. Instead organizations need to take an intelligence-driven approach to more effectively detect and mitigate cyber attacks. View now to explore the growing need for intelligence-driven security and uncover a 6-step approach for achieving it.
Posted: 07 Mar 2012 | Published: 07 Mar 2012


Storage Data Protection Strategies In Today’s Data Center
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: An increasing number of organizations are looking at how choosing the right storage platforms contributes to data protection and high-availability and helps ensure minimal planned and unplanned downtime or even continuous operations. Read this white paper to learn all about data protection and how it applies to your business.
Posted: 07 Mar 2012 | Published: 18 Jan 2012

Oracle Corporation

Staying Ahead of Cyberthreats: Recommendations for Financial Institutions
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Today’s investment firms and banks continue to struggle with the growing number of security and regulatory challenges they face. This paper explores the serious threats that financial institutions face and what they can do to address them.
Posted: 02 Mar 2012 | Published: 02 Mar 2012

Dell SecureWorks

How to Effectively Secure Electronic Health Records
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: In the ongoing effort to reach HIPPA Electronic Medical Record (EMR) compliance standards, one of the biggest concerns is security. Download this whitepaper to see how to develop a blanket of security for patients and your reputation through leveraging best practices for automated threat protection!
Posted: 29 Feb 2012 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

HPE and Intel®

Killing Data
sponsored by Voltage Security, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Traditional perimeter-based security controls are no longer effective as today’s threat landscape continues to evolve and cybercriminals become more skillful and advanced. This Forrester Research resource examines how encrypting data – both in motion and at rest – is a more effective way to keep up with determined cybercriminals.
Posted: 10 Feb 2012 | Published: 10 Feb 2012

Voltage Security, Inc.

Information Governance: Audit and Protection on the IBM System z Platform
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Over the last few years, organizations have realized that their ability to manage their business, remain compliant and mitigate risk will be compromised without 'rock solid' data. Read this white paper to discover the importance of protecting your enterprise information through proper management measures.
Posted: 09 Feb 2012 | Published: 30 Nov 2011


Layered Security: Protecting Your Data in Today's Threat Landscape
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how threats have evolved over time, shortcomings of the perimeter-centric approach to security, steps to implementing a layered security approach to security, and much more.
Posted: 15 Nov 2011 | Published: 15 Nov 2011

Tripwire, Inc.

Building Your Business Case for Managed File Transfer
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: The following paper is designed to act as a resource for completing a business report for a Managed File Transfer Solution. The paper will begin by detailing some of the costs associated with traditional methods of file transfer, followed by benefits of having an MFT solution, and some resources for business report writing.
Posted: 15 Nov 2011 | Published: 11 Nov 2011


Best Practices for a Successful DLP Deployment
sponsored by TITUS
WHITE PAPER: This is your guide to a successful DLP deployment including 5 best practices to ensure that your DLP solution is setup for success from the start.
Posted: 08 Nov 2011 | Published: 08 Nov 2011


Governance and control: Focus risk management on multiple levers of control
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Written by Jeremy Hope from Beyond Budgeting Round Table, this paper describes how CFOs should set the highest standards of ethical reporting and behavior.
Posted: 01 Nov 2011 | Published: 01 Apr 2009


HP ArcSight Express 3.0
sponsored by HP Enterprise Security.
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to explore how to maintain the security of your corporate IT assets by detecting more incidents and addressing larger set of log data with HP ArcSight SIEM solutions.
Posted: 28 Oct 2011 | Published: 28 Oct 2011

HP Enterprise Security.

Advanced Threats: The New World Order
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the state of advanced threats on the front lines, as seen by the companies, law enforcement officials and government leaders. View now to gain a better understanding of these emerging threats, its challenges to all organizations and how to defend against them.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 25 Oct 2011


Protecting Against Wikileak Type Events and the Insider Threat
sponsored by Verdasys
WHITE PAPER: Insider theft of sensitive data is not new. WikiLeaks is just the latest outlet for the disaffected individual to be amplified in our interconnected world. Everyone must face the reality that the insider threat is a growing danger that can't be overlooked. View this paper to explore the challenges of insider theft and how to prevent it.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 03 Jan 2011


Winning the PCI Compliance Battle
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers a guide for merchants and member services providers for meeting the requirements PCI DSS.
Posted: 17 Oct 2011 | Published: 17 Oct 2011


Information Classification: Delivering Security and Business Value
sponsored by Boldon James
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper outlines the benefits of Information Classification for information management & security, infrastructure integration and regulatory compliance, as well as provides benchmarks for implementation and classification software.
Posted: 10 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Oct 2011

The Hidden Costs of Microsoft® BitLocker®: White Paper
sponsored by WinMagic
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the issues that you may or may have not known about Microsoft BitLocker. View now to explore enterprise mobile security considerations that will help you make educated decisions on what’s best for your business.
Posted: 19 Aug 2011 | Published: 19 Aug 2011


The Use of Labelling and Protective Marking Technologies as a Legal Defence to Data Protection Law Breaches
sponsored by Boldon James
WHITE PAPER: In 2010, the United Kingdom Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) was given authority to issue a £500,000 fine and enact spot checks on government departments as part of the Data Protection Act 1998. In this white paper, Dr. Brian Bandey, Internet and Technology Law Expert, addresses some key questions about these mandates.
Posted: 20 Jul 2011 | Published: 20 Jul 2011

Easy DLP - Data Protection Loss
sponsored by Boldon James
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides technical solutions that address the security requirements of DLP. Explore how Easy DLP can provide major benefits of controlling information flow and raising end-user awareness without wasting time and effort.
Posted: 19 Jul 2011 | Published: 19 Jul 2011

Real-Time Risk Monitoring: Timely Monitoring and Management of Positions/Exposures
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper now, compliments of Sybase, and learn how you can get timely monitoring and management of your positions and exposures—with less risk!
Posted: 17 Jun 2011 | Published: 15 Jun 2011

Sybase, an SAP company

E-Guide: Uniting IAM and data protection for greater security
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: There's been a new development in the information security world: content-aware identity and access management, an integration of two established, usually separately administered domains. This tip explains why uniting these two domains makes sense and addresses key parts of the identity portion of IAM and how they work in the context of the cloud.
Posted: 13 Jun 2011 | Published: 13 Jun 2011

CA Technologies.

SANS Institute Making Database Security an IT Security Priority
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Tanya Baccum, SANS Institute analyst, discusses the importance of having an appropriate IT security strategy that mitigates risk to databases by introducing key steps and controls to effective database security.
Posted: 13 Jun 2011 | Published: 30 Nov 2009

Oracle Corporation

CA Technology Brief: CA Point of View: Content Aware Identity & Access Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Discover a new model of identity systems that help you handle the growing complexities within your IT infrastructure. Learn how CA Content-Aware IAM goes beyond traditional IAM techniques, improving your compliance posture and protecting your critical information assets.
Posted: 08 Jun 2011 | Published: 01 Mar 2011

CA Technologies.
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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 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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