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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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How to tackle information lifecycle management
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
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

ComputerWeekly.com

How to tackle Enterprise Information Protection & Control
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
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

ComputerWeekly.com

Has Your QSA Let You Down?
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
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

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

OpenText

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

TITUS

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

IBM

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, The Security Division of EMC
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

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

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

Verdasys

Advanced Persistent Threats: From “FUD” to Facts
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: What is Advanced Persistent Threat (APT)? Too much marketing hype and FUD (fear, uncertainty, and doubt) have clouded the facts about a very real danger to organizations of all sizes. View this paper to gain a better understanding of APT and how to mitigate your risks. 
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 21 Oct 2011

Websense, Inc.

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

Qualys

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


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
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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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