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DEFINITION: Polymorphic malware is harmful, destructive or intrusive computer software such as a virus, worm, Trojan or spyware that constantly changes ("morphs"), making it difficult to detect with anti-malware programs. Evolution of the malicious code can occur in a variety of ways such as filename changes, compression and encryption with variable keys.Although the appearance of the code in polymorphic malware  … 
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Building a Business Case for Cyber Threat Intelligence
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you 5 main reasons for a risk-based approach to cybersecurity. Access now to learn how you can know the specific cyber threats targeting your business redirect your cyber tactics for the most effective defense and bring cybersecurity into the broader risk discussion.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

SurfWatch Labs

Rapidly Detect and Respond to the Advanced and Evasive Threat
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the benefits of combining advanced network and endpoint detection technology with the right people, processes and intelligence for greater visibility of threats.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Protect Against Zero-Day Attacks at the Every Level
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: It's time to take threat defense to the next level and protect your organization. In this white paper, you'll uncover ways to combine OS-level sandboxing with threat prevention capabilities for integrated prevention and security management.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Mar 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

7 Key Questions to Ask When Selecting an Incident Response Service Provider
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper is designed to make you ask tough, direct questions of any incident response services provider to help you determine their capabilities.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Dell SecureWorks

4 Steps to Developing a Proactive Security Program
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: The harsh truth of security today is reactive strategies are outdated and it's time to switch gears to a proactive defense. This paper outlines the discrete layers and levels needed for a proactive security strategy. Inside, learn how to shift from a reactive to a proactive defense in 4 simple steps.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Securing mobile productivity for Microsoft Office 365
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the importance of deploying and securing the Microsoft ecosystem across all mobile platforms, including Windows 10. Access now and start efficiently managing your enterprise productivity, connectivity and security in today's hostile mobile world.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

IBM

Charting a New Course for IT Security with Coordinated Threat Defenses
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: 76% of surveyed security professionals indicated their organization had been compromised by at least one successful cyberattack in 2015. Don't let your enterprise be the next one. Discover applicable options, trade-offs, and other considerations to migrate your security defenses.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

TrendMicro

Definitive eGuide: Mobility and IoT Causing IT headaches? Connect and Protect with Adaptive Trust
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the pre-planning and deployment steps needed to help guide you on your journey of enterprise BYOD and IoT. Learn how greater visibility and the integration of your policy decision engine with third-party security solutions can enhance your ability to offer end-to-end mobile protection.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Aruba Networks

Overcoming Virtual Blind Spots
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Visibility into your network is the only chance you have at mitigating advanced and hidden threats. To overcome east-west traffic blind spots, network security strategies must include virtual tapping into the production virtual network.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

Ixia

Forget Network Defense - Focus on Offense
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why your network security strategy needs to include testing and training to make sure a product or service is protected before launch. Read on to learn more about an offensive security strategy and what it needs to contain.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Ixia

Solving the Top 11 API Threats
sponsored by Axway
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to learn from failure, improve pattern recognition of security quality and detect possible security vulnerabilities.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Axway

API Security Checklist
sponsored by Axway
WHITE PAPER: This infographic shares with you 11 ways to guard your enterprise entry points. Look it over and make the changes necessary to ensure a more secure API deployment for your business.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Axway

Manufacturing: 2015 Cyber Security Intelligence Index
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers a high-level overview of major threats trending across businesses worldwide over the past year. View now for insight into the current threat landscape for the manufacturing industry and offers solutions that can help you better protect your organization.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Report: Modern Threat Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The complexities of doing business at scale, both strategic and technical, create barriers in preventing breaches. Uncover ways to focus on user education and systematic protocols for operating a strong risk assessment program, allowing you to overcome these barriers.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

IBM

Financial Services Industry: 2015 Cyber Security Intelligence Index
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report offers a high-level overview of the major threats trending across businesses worldwide over the past year. Access now for insight into the current threat landscape for the financial services industry and offers solutions that can help you better protect your organization overall.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Four top cyber crime trends
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report provides insight into the security issues of today's IT environment. While incidents around the globe are diverse, most of them share certain characteristics and fit recurring patterns.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Achieving HIPAA Compliance
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to ensure HIPAA compliance even as healthcare becomes an increasingly mobile environment.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Absolute

Overcome the Attacker Advantage with McAfee Endpoint Security 10
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to respond and manage the threat defense lifecycle and a provide collaborative, extensive framework to reduce the complexity of conventional multivendor environments.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Intel Security

Security attacks on industrial control systems
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the history of industrial control systems (ICS), the susceptibility of these systems to certain attacks and how the systems can be defended.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

IBM

Security trends in the manufacturing industry
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you statistics about cyberattack in the manufacturing industry and how they resulted. Learn some manufacturing best practices and securements to better protect any exploitable weaknesses in your organization's infrastructure.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

IBM

Security trends in the retail industry
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn about different methods hackers use to steal customer data as well as statistics showing what time of year attacks are most prevalent. Learn how to defend yourself against hackers and how to respond if a breach does take place in your network.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Security trends in the healthcare industry
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you the latest statistics on healthcare-related security breaches and how you can avoid becoming a statistic yourself by falling victim to attack. Learn about the most common cyberattacks against healthcare organizations and how to patch vulnerabilities you may have in your network.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

The price of loyalty programs
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to implement a loyal program for your customers and minimize the chance of account breaches. Learn how to diligently monitor your network and how to detect signs of attacks.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

IBM

Real-Time, Unified Endpoint Protection: A New Era in Incident Response
sponsored by Sentinel Labs, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you about the only endpoint protection platform that natively integrates prediction, prevention, detection and response. Save considerable time, money and energy while simultaneously improving your overall security posture.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Sentinel Labs, Inc.

Replacing Antivirus, and Doing it Right: A CISO Response
sponsored by Sentinel Labs, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to successfully execute a complete antivirus replacement. Access now and learn how to make a daunting task into a simple project with the right careful planning, frequent communication and stakeholder buy-in.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Sentinel Labs, Inc.
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MALWARE DEFINITION (continued): …  varies with each "mutation," the essential function usually remains the same. For example, a spyware program intended to act as a keylogger will continue to perform that function even though its signature changes. If the malicious program is discovered by an anti-malware vendor and its signature is added to a downloadable database, the anti-malware program will fail to detect the rogue code after the signature has changed, just as if a new virus, worm, Trojan or spyware program has emerged. In this way, malware creators gain an advantage over countermeasure developers.The best method … 
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