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ALSO CALLED: Assessing Risk
DEFINITION: Evaluating the risks of information loss based on an analysis of threats to, and vulnerabilities of, a system, operation or activity.
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Situational Awareness Monitoring Helps US Government Agency Meet Cybersecurity Requirements
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how the HHS was able to meet their rigid security requirements in an era of rising malicious cybersecurity threats. Discover how they were able to achieve pervasive visibility of all network traffic across geographically dispersed locations and keep their massive amount of private information safe.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gigamon

Harnessing the Power of Metadata for Security
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: Discover how metadata, rich in context, can help analyze security metrics faster to enable rapid threat remediation. Learn how to enable more in-depth security analysis of traffic that is focused on the areas of concern, ultimately resulting in faster time to detection, response, and mitigation.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

Gigamon

TAG Cyber Report: 2017 Security Annual – Vol. 1
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: This report provides CISO team members with detailed technical and architectural guidance based on fifty specific controls that support the reduction of cyber risk. It's a practical handbook and reference guide for the cyber security professional.
Posted: 22 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

Digital Guardian

Deriving Value from the Technical Security Test
sponsored by SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Uncover a guide for your questions as you get into the process of choosing the right provider to meet your specific security testing needs. Learn key considerations that must be implemented in the selection process for technical testing providers.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

SecureWorks

Securing the Unpatchable
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to secure unpatchable systems and software with advanced endpoint protection, defending against the most complex cyberattacks. You will learn how to prevent the exploitation of both known and zero-day vulnerabilities, as well as the execution of malware, as demonstrated by two case studies.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Protect Yourself from Antivirus: Why Traditional AV Doesn't Offer Meaningful Security Value
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Traditional antivirus (AV) is no longer the solution to preventing endpoint breaches—it's the problem. Access this resource to learn why traditional AV no longer offers meaningful security value for your organization, and see how to get started protecting your endpoints without AV.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Advancing Endpoint Security: The Importance of Threat Intelligence, Visibility
sponsored by SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to mix anti-malware capabilities with high-level visibility and behavioral based detection to eliminate endpoint threats. By arming yourself with these weapons, your organization can not only detect threat actors and their tradecraft, but also slash time of response, minimizing the damage they cause.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

SecureWorks

Cyber Security Recommendations from the C-Suite
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: From this resource, garner the top 5 cybersecurity best practices for enterprise leaders, as illustrated by a survey conducted of over 200 C-level security executives. Read on now to access detailed insight on their expert recommendations for cybersecurity in 2016.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 19 Sep 2016

Radware

An Agent of Change in an Era of Intensifying Threats
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Discover a defense system tailored specially for your network that includes advanced sandboxing with CPU-level detection. Take the on-going cyberwar back to your cyberthieves' doorsteps by understanding the tools they use, their chosen attack vectors and the methods they employ.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

The Definitive Buyer's Guide for Evaluating Enterprise Network Firewalls
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This essential guide demonstrates how to reduce your attack surface by making an informed decision on the right firewall for your business. To do so, discover the fundamentals of modern firewall technology, 10 critical business requirements your next firewall must address, and more.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 19 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Security Framework: A Guide for Business Leaders
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Don't satisfy yourself with the status quo. In this guide, access an extensive security framework which will analyze, detect, prevent, and respond to all known and unknown cyber threats. Learn how to formulate a strategy that will rapidly automate protection, extend network visibility, and more.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Mitigating DNS Zero-Day Exploits With Hybrid Network Architecture
sponsored by EfficientIP
WHITE PAPER: Discover the key benefits of hybrid DNS, and learn how to leverage DNS to mitigate zero-day exploits by eliminating single point of failure (SPoF) and enhancing upgrade agility. Read on to deploy a reliable hybrid DNS architecture that gives network admins the ability to enact rapid vulnerability remediation.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

EfficientIP

2016 Data Threat Report: Trends in Encryption and Data Security
sponsored by Vormetric
WHITE PAPER: Access this report now to learn statistics from around the globe describing how large enterprises are misplacing their security dollars and what you can do to best protect your sensitive data in today's hostile cyber environment.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

Vormetric

The Insider Threats: Be Protected with Advanced DNS Security
sponsored by EfficientIP
WHITE PAPER: See first-hand how to implement a secure DNS architecture—such as high performance cache and real time DNS traffic analysis tools capable of adaptive countermeasures—to enhance your organization's ability to stand against internal attacks, and ensure continuity of mission-critical DNS services.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

EfficientIP

5 Steps to Protect Yourself From Ransomware
sponsored by arcserve
WHITE PAPER: This short infographic gives you 5 steps to protect your enterprise from the scourge that is ransomware. You'll learn how to empower your employees against ransomware attacks and how to properly plan for disaster before disaster strikes.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

arcserve

Optimize High-Performing DNS Infrastructures for Greater Security
sponsored by EfficientIP
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will examine three methods of optimizing DNS infrastructure to achieve greater security, performance, simplicity, and a drastic reduction in TCO. Access now to learn how to eliminate useless server farms to reduce energy costs and improve protection against furtive attacks.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

EfficientIP

Addressing the Full Attack Continuum (BDA WP)
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: It's time for a new threat-centric security model that delivers the visibility and control your organization needs. Discover how to reduce the complexity of threat management while gaining continuous control and advanced threat protection across the entire attack continuum. Act smarter and quicker before, during and after an attack.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Securing Connected Cars Through Comprehensive Software Testing
sponsored by Synopsys
WHITE PAPER: There is a need for greater software testing and assurance in the automotive industry today. Dig deeper into the vulnerabilities associated with automotive software and learn how to test it before your vehicle roles into the dealership.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016


Buying Criteria for Next-Generation Network Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover an in-depth explanation of the factors that compel organizations to look at next-generation solutions. This buyer's guide offers an analysis of the most important capabilities you should look for (and demand) from your network security gear, and will arm you with the information you need to be an educated buyer.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Beyond Application Visibility and Control: What an NGFW Must Be
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore the ways in which digital transformation is changing businesses' security, and discover why typical NGFWs that focus primarily on app visibility offer an incomplete approach to threat defense. Read on to employ a NGFW that protects across the entire attack continuum, and integrates with existing security investments.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Next-Generation Firewalls: An Investment Checklist
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: What should you look for in a next-generation firewall? This paper includes a checklist against which you evaluate NGFWs; read on now to determine the benefits a truly effective NGFW can deliver, and find a NGFW that will provide actionable indications of compromise to identify malicious activity, and more.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Operationalize Security to Patch Vulnerabilities
sponsored by BMC
WHITE PAPER: This report features analysis and commentary about the importance of security operations automation technology. Learn how you can solve your vulnerability issues simply through IT security and IT operations cooperation using best practices and technology available today.
Posted: 09 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

BMC

Enabling The Industrial Internet Through Software Assurance
sponsored by Synopsys
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to better understand the far reaching effects vulnerable industrial technologies could have on the world. Learn from organizations who have dealt with crippling cyber attacks and discover how to instill confidence in your devices' security moving forward.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016


Best Practices for Social Media Archiving and Security
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: While social media can provide a number of important benefits to organizations, increasing use of social media comes with several security/compliance risks and costs. Uncover social media usage statistics, risk possibilities and how to best employ social media securely for your organization.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

NGFW Requirements for SMBs and Distributed Enterprises
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Within this informative white paper, you'll discover NGFWs specifically tailored for your SMB as well as distributed enterprises. Learn how to achieve next generation security with advanced threat protection, low TCO, and flexible management.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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