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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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Has Your QSA Let You Down?
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks UK
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to learn the different problems organizations have faced with their QSA's, how to recognize these problems, and how to avoid hiring a QSA that will present these problems.
Posted: 09 May 2011 | Published: 04 May 2011

Dell SecureWorks UK

Security Services: Security Information Management (SIM) Solutions
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks UK
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 UK

Selecting the right DLP solution: Enterprise, Lite, or Channel?
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: DLP describes a wide range of solutions from simple tools that identify file types to enterprise-level products that make intelligent decisions based on network traffic. View now to discover which solution is best for your organization by exploring different type of DLP solutions, capabilities to consider, pros and cons of DLP types and more.
Posted: 06 Oct 2011 | Published: 06 Oct 2011

Websense, Inc.

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

WinMagic

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.

Threat Analysis: Understanding and Combating DDoS Attacks
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This analysis focuses on the types of attacks generally referred to as distributed denial-of-service, or DDoS, attacks. DDoS attacks are most often used to extort or damage businesses whose websites or online assets are a major source of revenue, are an indicator of brand value, or are critical to operations.
Posted: 31 May 2011 | Published: 31 May 2011

Dell SecureWorks

Your Enterprise Database Security Strategy (Forrester Consulting Report)
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Database security is the last line of defense, so it deserves greater focus on the protection of private data from both internal and external attacks than IT pros have traditionally given it. Read this paper to learn what steps you can take to improve database security in your organization.
Posted: 23 May 2011 | Published: 28 Sep 2009

IBM

Understanding and Selecting a File Activity Monitoring Solution
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Imagine having a tool to detect an administrator suddenly copying the entire directory containing the latest engineering plans, or a user with rights to a file outside their business unit accessing it for the first time in 3 years.
Posted: 20 May 2011 | Published: 16 May 2011

Imperva

Cybersecurity Readiness Study: An Executive Summary
sponsored by ArcSight, an HP Company
WHITE PAPER: This study by Ponemon Institute will cover the development of cyber attacks and the development of security systems that can prevent an detect these attacks. It will also tell you when organizations are doing to counter these threats and how you can find out if your organization is prepared for these threats.
Posted: 17 May 2011 | Published: 17 May 2011

ArcSight, an HP Company

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 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.

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.

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.
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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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