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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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Overview of the Asia-Pacic Intrusion Detection & Prevention Systems Market
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how greatly IDS/IPS is growing in Asia Pacific and methods they are using to stay ahead of advanced threats. Access now and learn how to improve your organization's awareness of these threats and prepare yourself against sophisticated attacks in the future.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Impostor Email Threats infographic
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This infographic shows you some stats and facts about imposter emails research conducted on organizations across industries. Access now to learn what to look for in a phishing scheme and how to mitigate the threat.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

Underground Hacker Markets Annual Report: 2016
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Find out which underground services are on the rise and what's most valuable in today's current cybercrime economy. Access this resource now to get inside black market information without breaking the law.
Posted: 20 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Raiders of the Lost File Shares: Defending Enterprise Data Against Destructive Malware
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a deeper look at recent attacks on the government, Aramaco, Sony and others and breaks down what type of malware it was and how it works, measures you can take to mitigate the risk of an attack and considerations for protecting your data on file shares, endpoints and collaborative systems.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

BlackBerry

Deploying an EFSS Solution: Six Steps for Success
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the shortest path to implementing Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing (EFSS) while protecting your organization against loss incidents. You'll learn that the process, not the technology, drives successful EFSS implementation and six steps to deploy EFSS with optimal security controls.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

BlackBerry

Cyber Security Breakdown: What Legal Professionals Need to Know
sponsored by eSentire
WHITE PAPER: Be proactive against advanced cyber threats before they hit your organization. Access this resource now to learn how you can take the steps necessary to be fully protected.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

eSentire

Nine steps of a digital transformation journey
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you nine steps that can guide evolution within your organization. Design your transformative business model and use the latest technology to create modern architectures all while securing your enterprise.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Avoid becoming the catch of the day: Four steps to combat phishing attacks
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: Phishing has emerged as the top security threat facing healthcare organizations. Access this white paper now for 4 steps you can take to better prepare for and defend against phishing attacks while maintaining a balance between security and clinical workflow efficiency.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Imprivata

Illuminate Shadow IT and Securely Manage BYOX
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses BYOX and explores strategies and solutions for embracing the business productivity aspects of a BYOX workforce culture. Access now to learn how you can promote a faster, flexible and mobile workforce while protecting your organization from security pitfalls.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2013

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Cyber Liability: Risks, Ramifications, and Mitigation
sponsored by eSentire
WHITE PAPER: Find out how you can better defend your organization against external attack and limit exposure by reducing your attack profile available to attackers by accessing this resource.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

eSentire

Addressing PCI Compliance Through Privileged Access Management
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to leverage several privileged access management strategies to meet the latest requirements of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard version 3. Access now to discover how to interrupt the kill chain and eliminate hard-coded passwords.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

Maturing a Threat Intelligence Program
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you the latest threat intelligence trends and how your organization can better your cyber security practices. Access now to review a systematic guide to help you understand where your organization resides on the path to mature threat intelligence.
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

ThreatConnect

Meaningful Measurement
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to measure the true impact of cybercrime and mitigate it moving forward. Access now to better understand methods used to commit cyber attacks and what they are costing your organization and organizations around the world.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

LogicNow

IDS Evaluation Guide
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides a useful reference for evaluating IDS tools. In it, you'll learn the critical components of host and network IDS, giving you real-time threat intelligence to quickly respond to threats.
Posted: 04 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

AlienVault

ICS Survey
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows the security survey results taken by 314 industry respondents. Access now to learn about organizational breach concerns and how businesses have responded to recent threats.
Posted: 31 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

SurfWatch Labs

How to Choose the Right Cyber Threat Intelligence Provider
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you what your organization should look for from its threat intelligence software. Learn how to bring cybersecurity in line with your business operations, provide necessary context to prioritize and take meaningful action on specific threats.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

SurfWatch Labs

Defending against POS Malware
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at PoS security and some of the common types of malware used to exploit these systems. Access now to learn about the wide range of hardware and applications, including ubiquitous POS terminals in retail locations.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

AlienVault

Cyber Risk Report - Year in Review
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides high-level insight on both what cybercriminals are targeting and how they operated over the course of 2015. Learn about the evolving tactics used and how they are impacting business.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

SurfWatch Labs

The Human Factor Report
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to take action against the wide range of advanced threats. View now and learn how to identify and block targeted attacks that travel over email and other threat vectors.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Proofpoint, Inc.

Securing the Enterprise - 5 Pragmatic Steps to Security
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents five major areas of focus for the practical CISO. Build a culture of security across your organization and ensure all employees understand that no one is excluded from responsibility.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Credit Union Infographic
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you exactly why you need cyber threat intelligence to defend your sensitive data. With continuous monitoring technology, you'll learn about breaches the moment they occur and be able to mitigate risk accordingly.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

SurfWatch Labs

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

Next-Generation Endpoint Security Market Sizing and Forecast 2016–2020
sponsored by Carbon Black
WHITE PAPER: This EMA research report provides "beyond the surface" insight on variety of enterprise-capable solution providers. Access this report now and learn about research focused on solution providers providing proactive next-generation endpoint security services covering prevention, detection and response.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Carbon Black

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
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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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