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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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How to tackle trust management and business impact levels
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Back in the time when businesses were predominantly “local” and to a large extent insulated from each others operations, it really didn’t matter very much how we defined the Business Impact of Information Risks, for we knew what we meant in each business and we didn’t have much need to share that meaning with others.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

How to tackle encapsulation and encryption
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: How you make a secure, trusted connection over the Internet is one of the key debates as the industry strives for de-perimeterised solutions that it can implement.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

How to tackle internet filtering and reporting
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: In an environment where access to a secure computing device is governed and controlled by inherently secure protocols, the problem still remains of how access to untrusted environments such as the Web is controlled.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

Jericho Forum - the vision
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Jericho Forum aims to develop and influence information and communications technology(ICT) security standards.  These will facilitate the secure interoperation of ICT to support collaboration and commerce over open networks, within and between organisations, based on a security architecture and design approach entitled de-perimeterisation.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

How to manage data privacy
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Data privacy refers to the evolving relationship between technology and the legal right to, or public expectation of, privacy in the collection,  storing, management and sharing of data.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

How to create inherently secure communications
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: In earlier times, if an enterprise presumed it had control over its network, and if it had few external connections or communication, it was feasible that the connections between operational computers probably were not an unacceptable risk.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

The 11 security commandments - Jericho Forum
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: The Jericho Forum commandments define both the areas and the principles that must be observed when planning for a de-perimeterized future.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

How to handle requirements for risk assessment methodologies
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Over time, the information security/risk management profession has developed a variety of methods for assessing risk within an organization.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 25 Nov 2010

How to tackle risk taxonomy
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: This Technical Standard provides a taxonomy describing the factors that drive risk – their definitions and relationships. This Technical Standard is not a reference or tutorial on how to assess or analyze risk, as there are many such references already available.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 25 Nov 2010

Delivering high quality applications faster with reduced risk & cost
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Improve time to value and quality by reducing rework and cost through faster stakeholder consensus, increased productivity, better process automation, and anytime-anywhere decision support for application software. Download the paper for more information on delivering high quality applications faster with reduced risk & cost.
Posted: 02 Sep 2011 | Published: 02 Sep 2011


The Real-World Benefits of SAP Safeguarding Services
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces professional safeguarding services which can provide technical support and advice for ensuring IT projects go as planned. Inside, gain access to the thoughts and opinions of real-world users of the service.
Posted: 29 Jul 2011 | Published: 29 Jul 2011

SAP America, Inc.

Choosing a Cloud Provider with Confidence
sponsored by GeoTrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will find out how your business can protect sensitive business information in the cloud. You will also learn what you must look for in the security of a cloud vendor and how to find the right vendor for your business.
Posted: 15 Jul 2011 | Published: 05 Jul 2011

GeoTrust, Inc.

Maintaining Continuous Compliance – a new best practice approach
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: When trying to achieve continuous compliance with internal policies and external regulations, organizations need to replace traditional processes with a new best practice approach and new innovative technology, such as that provided by IBM Tivoli Endpoint Manager.
Posted: 01 Jul 2011 | Published: 01 Jul 2011


Taming the Data Demons
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Taming the data demons: leveraging information in the age of risk explores the framework and advantages of a holistic approach to data risk management, and provides both IT and line-of-business executives with the "why" and "how" to begin putting an end-to-end data risk management program to work in your organization.
Posted: 01 Jul 2011 | Published: 30 Jun 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

SANS Institute: Oracle Database Security, What to Look for and Where to Secure
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: To properly protect the information at the database layer there are a number of comprehensive measures that need to be taken. With this paper Tanya Baccum, SANS Institute analyst, examines these measures for holistically protecting Oracle database from inside out.
Posted: 08 Jun 2011 | Published: 08 Jun 2010

Oracle Corporation

The Next Generation of Cybercrime
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will educate you about a range of different security threats, as well as, the hackers that perpetrated these viruses. You will also receive a list of best practices for protecting your organization the right way.
Posted: 31 May 2011 | Published: 31 May 2011

Dell SecureWorks

2010 Endpoint Risk Assessment: Internal Vulnerabilities
sponsored by Promisec
WHITE PAPER: This study will show you the most common security issues that were found and how they were dealt with by the various organizations.
Posted: 23 May 2011 | Published: 23 May 2011


Methodology for Information Quality Management
sponsored by Harte-Hanks Trillium Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how Trillium Software extends that principle to ensure services are driven by data governance defining the criticality and use for the data, and establishing roles and responsibilities within the business and IT to achieve business goals and objectives.
Posted: 10 May 2011 | Published: 10 May 2011

Harte-Hanks Trillium Software

The Systems Engineering Balancing Act: Choosing an Optimum Development Approach
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This thought leadership white paper proposes a combination of requirements-driven, model-driven and test-driven approaches as a mechanism for delivering systems development projects at a reduced cost and risk.
Posted: 23 Mar 2011 | Published: 23 Mar 2011


Cloud Computing: Business Benefits With Security, Governance and Assurance Perspectives
sponsored by ISACA
WHITE PAPER: Globalization and recent economic pressures have resulted in increased requirements for the availability, scalability and efficiency of enterprise information technology (IT) solutions.
Posted: 23 Mar 2011 | Published: 23 Mar 2011


Smart Decision Making in the Era of New Financial Challenges
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn why the Monte Carlo modeling method provides a beacon of financial sanity and reliability at time when consumer confidence is at an all-time low and managers face new levels of accountability and keen public scrutiny in their decision-making.
Posted: 22 Mar 2011 | Published: 02 Mar 2009

Oracle Corporation

Balancing Social Networking with Network Security Objectives
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Social networking has achieved a level of popularity that requires reasonable access at work, but it is also sufficiently mature to bring value to many businesses. But safe social networking requires an aggressive and layered security strategy at the web gateway, as well as the definition of new usage policies and priorities from management and IT.
Posted: 04 Mar 2011 | Published: 04 Mar 2011


Five Signs Your File Data is at Risk
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Persistent insider threats and regulatory compliance mandates make protecting sensitive file data a business requirement for virtually every organization. However, the sheer volume of file data and its rapid and continuous growth make it a challenge to secure properly.
Posted: 04 Feb 2011 | Published: 04 Feb 2011


EIU Report: Preemptive Action: Mitigating Project Portfolio Risks in the Financial Services Industry
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This research report explains how to ensure long-term viability in the financial services industry by depending on your ability to invest wisely in projects, meet regulatory targets and avoid the costly and public failures that brought down so many other organizations in the financial services industry.
Posted: 31 Jan 2011 | Published: 31 Jan 2011

Oracle Corporation
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