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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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Build a Privacy Organization to Manage Customer Data Effectively
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, Forrester Research walks you through how to effectively manage, organize and protect customer data.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 16 Nov 2015

AllClear ID

Is Your Team Prepared for a Data Breach?
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to properly prepare for and respond to any data breaches your enterprise might experience.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2015

AllClear ID

Protect Against Evolving DDoS Threats: The Case for Hybrid
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how you can achieve assurance and protect your organization now and into the future. Learn how to choose a solution that will help you defend and block attacks as well as be fully embraced by your operations team.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2015

F5 Networks

Telenor Gains Greater Insight for Incident Investigation, Troubleshooting and Improved Security
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how you can gain visibility and operational insight to keep your networks running at peak performance. Discover more about your network infrastructure and its potential for business.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 06 Jan 2016

Splunk

Maastricht University Saves Weeks of Manpower and Delivers Improved Services
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how you can proactively secure your network against phishing attacks.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 06 Jan 2016

Splunk

The Trust Cost of a Data Breach & How to Prepare
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: This report summarizes findings for a sampling of 160 data breach insurance claims, 155 of which involved the exposure of sensitive personal data in a variety of business sectors. The objective for this study is to you understand the true impact of data insecurity.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2015

AllClear ID

Threat Detection Methods and Best Practices
sponsored by Interset Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This e-guide will explain to you how the industry is changing and adapting new functionality to protect against ever-evolving attacks. It will teach you how to confidently choose the security tools you'll need that will provide proper functionality and value.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2015

Interset Software Inc.

6 Keys to Eliminating SSL Blind Spots: What You Need for SSL Inspection
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: It is estimated that 67 percent of Internet traffic will be encrypted by 2016, but that won't stop hackers from using it to their advantage. Learn six ways to ensure your network can stand up to malicious traffic with SSL inspection technology.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 20 Jan 2016

A10 Networks

Conquering Threats With User Behavior Analytics
sponsored by Interset Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This e-guide introduces user behavioral analytics tools that can help you determine what features you should consider before making a purchase. Read on to review both deployment strategies and reasonable performance expectations.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2015

Interset Software Inc.

Importance of User Behavior Analytics for Cloud Service Security
sponsored by Palerra Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Traditional security solutions can't keep up with the growing sophistication of today's attacks. To combat modern threats, many organizations are turning to user behavior analytics (UBA) to focus on finding vulnerabilities quickly. View this white paper to examine the effectiveness of UBA and decide if it can benefit your defense strategy.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 04 Dec 2015

Palerra Inc.

Staying ahead of threats with global threat intelligence and automated protection
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will discover how to stay ahead of the ever evolving security landscape and keep your precious data safe.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

IBM

A Practical Guide to Combating Advanced Malware
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features research based on thousands of pieces of malware they detected over the course of one year. Access this guide for details on four capabilities designed to help protect your organization against next-generation network threats.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Combating the Next Generation of Advanced Malware
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper invites you to take a look beyond traditional network security measures. Read on and discover how a cloud-based sandbox with full system emulation can detect and block advanced malware and zero day attacks.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 18 Jan 2016

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Unlocking the Promise of UTM-Enabled Network Protection
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares the efficacy of network security tools vs. unified threat management. Read more about the roadblocks to UTM adoption and if it's necessary for your organization in order to block malicious network threats.
Posted: 15 Jan 2016 | Published: 02 Dec 2015

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Elevate Cybersecurity: Understanding from the Server Room to the Board Room
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: Through cyber threat intelligence, you can connect the server room to the board room. Read on to learn how cyber threat inteligence bolsters your security.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

SurfWatch Labs

Buyer's Guide: User and Entity Behavioral Analytics
sponsored by Interset Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to build useful RFI and RFPs, and prepares you for a behavioral-based security analytics purchase.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2015

Interset Software Inc.

The 10 Essential Network Security Best Practices for 2016
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, you will discover the top 10 essential, expert-recommended security best practices for identifying issues in real time and addressing the majority of attacks anticipated in 2016. Access this graphic to bolster your network defenses and prepare for ransomware that targets Android devices and Mac laptops, and more.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2016

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

A Guide to Advanced Threat Detection for Sensitive Enterprise IP
sponsored by Interset Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will explore the unique challenges of protecting critical enterprise data and examine a holistic approach to protecting your sensitive data that utilizes advanced behavioral analytics to safeguard your high-value IP.
Posted: 08 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Interset Software Inc.

Stop Attacks Hiding Under the Cover of SSL Encryption
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: This brief infographic lays out sobering statistics about encrypted traffic attacks and describes how encrypted traffic management can help mitigate these risks.
Posted: 07 Jan 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2013

Blue Coat Systems

Cybercrime Exposed: The Hidden Economy of Cybercrime-as-a-Service
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource for an inside look at the thriving economy of "cybercrime-as-a-service."
Posted: 07 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Intel

Case Study: School District Stops Breaches with Heightened Network Visbility
sponsored by Lancope
WHITE PAPER: Access this case study to discover how a large school district blocked breaches with network visibility, improved its incident response time, and more.
Posted: 30 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Lancope

Cybersecurity Predictions for 2016: Targeting the Human Factor
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This article provides deep insights into how advanced cybercriminals will improve their social engineering tactics in the future. Take a look to prepare for the evolving threats of 2016.
Posted: 29 Dec 2015 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

Proofpoint, Inc.

How Risky Mobile Apps Steal Data and Spy on Users
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the dangers of malicious mobile apps and gives you advice on avoiding them. Discover what threats are lurking in your users' app stores and how you can keep those threats out of your network.
Posted: 28 Dec 2015 | Published: 28 Dec 2015

Proofpoint, Inc.

Case Study: Government Institution Gains Deeper Security Insight
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, discover how a government institution obtained greater insight into security threats by implementing predictive defenses, threat intelligence, and more.
Posted: 21 Dec 2015 | Published: 21 Dec 2015

ThreatConnect

Community Collaboration Enables Threat Detection
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: This case study describes a collaborative threat intelligence initiative undertaken by five separate organizations. Read on to discover how this collaborative intelligence group kept each other safe.
Posted: 18 Dec 2015 | Published: 18 Dec 2015

ThreatConnect
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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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