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ALSO CALLED: Managing Risk, Enterprise Risk Management, Loss Management, Business Risk Analysis, IT Risk Management
DEFINITION: Enterprise risk management (ERM) is the process of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling the activities of an organization in order to minimizethe effects of risk on an organization's capital and earnings. Enterprise risk management expands the process to include not just risks associated with accidental losses, but also financial, strategic, operational, and other risks.In recent years, external  … 
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Comparative Analysis of Buhtrap, Carbanak, and Metel
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the Buhtrap, Carbanak and Metel cybercriminal groups in this white paper. Discover background on each group's operations over the years, what sort of damaged they've done and what tools they've used to accomplish their malicious objectives.
Posted: 21 Oct 2016 | Published: 23 Mar 2016

The DDoS Factor: Cost, Facts & Insight into 2017's Most Advanced Cyberattack Vector
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In September 2016, cybersecurity journalist Brian Krebs fell victim to one of the largest DDoS attacks ever recorded. Learn about this incident as well as other organizations' DDoS hardships. Discover why DDoS attacks are so dangerous to every enterprise and see the financial impact these attacks have had in recent months.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

A10 Networks

Preparing Your Business For Ransomware Attacks with a Backup and Recovery Strategy
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores an often overlooked line of defense against the ransomware threat: having a sound backup and disaster recovery plan in place. Learn how you can prep your organization to recover from a ransomware attack with a data protection strategy that offers speed, offsite replication, enhanced recovery performance, and more.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Published: 19 Oct 2016

Barracuda Networks

Top 5 Applications You Should Blacklist Now
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: Mitigate the threat presented by the 30 most targeted high-risk vulnerabilities by learning why you should blacklist the following applications: Apple QuickTime for Windows, Adobe Flash Player, iTunes for Windows, and MS Office 2007. Download now to gain the best practices for restricting malicious software.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016


Global DDoS Threat Landscape Report
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights DDoS attack duration and frequency data of attacks. It examines trends in both network and application layer DDoS attacks and helps you assess potential damage to your organization if a DDoS attack hit.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016


DDoS Response Playbook
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to plan for and execute a DDoS response plan. Learn pragmatic steps and best practices for choosing and setting up the right mitigation solution for your organization, how to authoritatively respond to an attack, and conduct a thorough post-attack analysis for developing follow-up defense strategies.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016


Ransomware and Phishing: How to Avoid Falling Victim to These Threats
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to gain complete visibility, control and protection against malware, spyware, phishing, spear phishing and ransomware threats. Learn how to adequately secure all of your threat vectors and proactively stay ahead of the latest threats with an intelligent backend infrastructure.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Barracuda Networks

The Biggest Cyber Threat Facing Businesses Today
sponsored by Agari
WHITE PAPER: Business email compromise (BEC) scams are by no means a new phenomenon. But as these scams become more sophisticated, it becomes even more important to stay up to date with the latest types of attacks to evolve out of BEC. Discover a proactive approach to risk management that will help protect your business against these advanced phishing attacks.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 14 Oct 2016


8 Tips to Stay Ahead of the Top 2016 Data Protection Trends
sponsored by HDS and Veritas
WHITE PAPER: Data protection has never been more in the forefront, as information is the lifeblood and differentiator in a constantly changing world. Discover 8 tips to help you stay ahead of the top 2016 data protection trends, ultimately helping you innovate and create business value.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

HDS and Veritas

5 Ways to Secure Your Mobile Endpoints
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Organizations know they should secure their users' mobile endpoint devices. But how? Discover the five crucial security features your organization must implement to confidently secure mobile devices and protect against all types of thieves.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Best Practices for Dealing With Phishing and Ransomware
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover how dire an issue phishing and ransomware has become, and learn how to mitigate them effectively. Through vulnerability analysis, threat intelligence, good backup processes and, most importantly, common sense, you can reduce your organization's risk of infection down to zero percent.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 01 Sep 2016

Barracuda Networks

Why NGFWs Are Becoming the New Standard in Enterprise Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The next-generation firewall (NGFW) is quickly becoming the new standard approach for enterprise security. Discover how your organization can add a high performance, highly effective NGFW without slowing down daily business operations. Learn how you can achieve unparalleled protection, ease of use and ultrafast performance with your NGFW.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Managing Content Beyond the Corporate Walls: Working in the Cloud
sponsored by ASG
WHITE PAPER: If your organization doesn't provide employees with proper content management, they'll make up their own, putting security and compliance at risk. Access this white paper to learn how to manage your organization's content beyond your firewalls and corporate structure, and why the path to success is through the cloud.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 10 Oct 2016


Log Management and Automation for NIST Cyber Security Framework
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how a comprehensive log management and analysis system can help your organization meet or exceed NIST-CSF guidelines and compliance regulations. Access now to learn more about NIST-CSF requirements and find out how to automate log collection, archiving, and recovery across your IT infrastructure.
Posted: 07 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

SIEM + Threat Intelligence: Quickly Identify the Threats that Matter to You
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: Examine how you can enhance your SIEM tool with a cybersecurity platform to take control of the data chaos, gain a fuller understanding of threats, eliminate false positives, and form a proactive and intelligence-driven defense.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016


The Last Line of Defense Against the “Mega Breach”
sponsored by CrowdStrike
WHITE PAPER: The frequency of "mega breaches" continues to rise at an alarming rate. In fact, crippling incidents involving tens of millions of customer records, theft of highly valuable intellectual property, and related criminal activity have become commonplace. Learn how breaches could be prevented by deploying endpoint protection technology.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016


5 Signs You Need A Mobile Security Game Plan
sponsored by Appthority
WHITE PAPER: Learn five signs that indicate you need to step up your mobile security game plan. If mobile security is your blind spot or you simply sense a breach on the horizon, the time to beef up mobile security is right now.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016


Why Move to an MSSP?
sponsored by Trustwave
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the most common reasons for moving IT security functions to a hybrid or fully managed security services provider (MSSP) model. Discover the unique methods that an MSSP offers in overcoming several common security challenges ranging from tactical to strategic.
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Intralinks for Regulatory Risk Management
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to securely exchange data and documents across organizations while keeping within ever changing regulatory requirements. Learn how to centralize work papers for easy access and streamline enterprise risk assessments to quickly improve your security posture.
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

IntraLinks, Inc

Security Testing Practices and Priorities
sponsored by Trustwave
WHITE PAPER: This report shows the survey results from Osterman Research about security testing within various organizations. Discover which security issues organizations had experienced most frequently within the past year and how vulnerable many of these organizations were.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016


Security Health Check Report: Data & Breaches
sponsored by Trustwave
WHITE PAPER: This report gives you perspectives from both technical and non-technical professionals in the healthcare industry to help you better understand the current state of healthcare security. Learn how to prioritize your most pressing data security issues and take action to prevent future breaches.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016


Retail Tip Sheet
sponsored by Trustwave
WHITE PAPER: It's easy to assume your organization won't fall victim if you've check off all compliance requirements. But hackers are always evolving their methods to get what you don't want them to have. Discover 10 practices you can enact to avoid costly data breaches.
Posted: 30 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016


4 Ways Neustar Strengthens your DNS Security
sponsored by Neustar
WHITE PAPER: The once blue skies of cyber space have become the Wild West. Discover 4 steps you can take to protect DNS, lower business risk and defend your brand. Defend your organization against every new and existing malicious actor on the web to ensure customer safety and zero site downtime.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


DNSSEC: How Savvy Attackers Are Using Our Defenses Against Us
sponsored by Neustar
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about how hackers are using DNSSEC against you and get inside the anatomy of one of these attacks. Discover how to best defend against these attacks and allow legitimate traffic to flow through your websites.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016


How are Banks Fighting the War on Fraud
sponsored by Neustar
WHITE PAPER: Discover how banks are fighting fraud, the amount of import they put on fraud and what they deem are the biggest impacts of fraud on their organization. Learn what to look for in an anti-fraud solution to balance security and customer convenience perfectly.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

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RISK MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  factors have fueled a heightened interest by organizations in ERM. Industry and government regulatory bodies, as well as investors, have begun to scrutinize companies' risk-management policies and procedures. In an increasing number of industries, boards of directors are required to review and report on the adequacy of risk-management processes in the organizations they administer.Since they thrive on the business of risk, financial institutions aregood examples of companies that can benefit from effective ERM. Their success depends on striking a balance between enhancing profits and managing … 
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