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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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Mitigate Risk and Improve Compensation Effectiveness in Banking
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can mitigate risk and improve compensation effectiveness with this incentive compensation solution.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

IBM

Simple Steps to Prevent Data Theft
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper talks about the recent data breaches that have happened in the retail and financial services sector recently and describes 4 steps that can be taken to prevent data theft.
Posted: 29 Jul 2014 | Published: 26 Jun 2014

HID

A Multilayered Defense Approach to Protect Your Organization's Data
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the types of attacks that enterprises commonly face, and it introduces a multilayered solution that could be a valuable investment for your organization in the face of these threats.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 28 Jul 2014

Symantec Corporation

Enterprise Information Security in Transition
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper boils the reasons behind current issues in the information security field down into four major causes, and also lays out a list of specific, detailed changes that need to be made to the enterprise security model for these core issues to be resolved.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

IBM

Extending Security Intelligence with Big Data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a security solution that applies big data capabilities to help organizations to keep pace with today's advanced threats and prevent attacks before they happen.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

IBM

Comparing Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Technologies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This highly informative white paper from Gartner objectively evaluates a variety of SIEM technologies on a number of critical dimensions, including market responsiveness, customer experience, and pricing.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jun 2014

IBM

Web Application Firewalls vs. Next-Generation Firewalls
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares the ability of two different types of firewalls—Web Application Firewalls (WAFs) and Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFWs)—to protect web applications from security threats.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 28 Jul 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Firms Turn To Next-Generation Firewalls To Tackle Evolving IT Threats
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper summarizes a number of insights on current security challenges for enterprises and the ways that next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) are being applied as a solution.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Prevent Data Leakage and Keep Business Users Happy
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how mobile device containerization technologies vary on a wide scale, and can significantly impact the effectiveness of enterprise mobility management (EMM).
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

BlackBerry

A Security Operations Center for Small and Mid-Sized Enterprises
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews one company's security operations center, which is renowned for being tailored to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), with a host of additional features.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 26 Mar 2014

AlienVault

Comparing Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Technologies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This highly informative white paper from Gartner objectively evaluates a variety of SIEM technologies on a number of critical dimensions, including market responsiveness, customer experience, and pricing.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jun 2014

IBM

IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Quarterly, 6/14: The Evolution of Application Vulnerabilities, Spam Threats, and Incident Response
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report details the many breaches and security incidents that have plagued organizations in recent years; threats from past years that are currently showing signs of resurgence; and issues to be aware of in today's security landscape.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

IBM

Survey: Can Security in Higher Education Be Both Open and Secure?
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: This report contains data collected by SANS regarding the successes and challenges that colleges and universities experience in protecting their environments from threats, and also provides advice for security professionals working in these environments to improve their tactics in this critical area.
Posted: 23 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

AlienVault

Combatting APTs with a Defense-in-Depth Security Approach
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper contains critical information on why a defense-in-depth security approach has proven effective in protecting organizations' sensitive data from APTs.
Posted: 22 Jul 2014 | Published: 05 Mar 2014

CDW Corporation

5 Things Your Organization Can Do Today to Improve Security
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource contains insights from a security assessment professional on the problematic patterns that he has observed within a wide variety of organizations, as well as their simple but critical solutions.
Posted: 22 Jul 2014 | Published: 04 Apr 2014

CDW Corporation

Effective Security in a BYOD Environment: Arming Your Organization Against the Unknown
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to get ahead of threats and develop a pragmatic strategy to secure data and assets from malware and theft – without impeding the flexibility, agility and efficiency BYOD can deliver for your enterprise.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 15 Nov 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Development Testing For Java Applications
sponsored by Coverity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a development testing platform that ties together the disparate parts of your software development lifecycle (SDLC). Learn how to use this tool to effectively identify, prioritize, and remediate issues during the development process of Java applications.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Coverity

Mastering Risk with Business Forecasting
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper provides readers with an overview of the current state of risk management and introduces a 4-step program for incorporating risk into your business forecasting. Learn how by doing so you can mitigate any downside potential and exploit any upside potential inherent in a situation.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

IBM

Development Testing for C# Applications
sponsored by Coverity
WHITE PAPER: Development testing can help you address problems earlier in the lifecycle while they're easier -- and less costly -- to fix. This white paper provides a guide to development testing for C# applications, including how to determine while tools will be most useful for your project.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jan 2014

Coverity

Harnessing the tyranny of autonomy: the Dropbox problem and the manager’s dilemma
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to discover whether your employees should be able to share information that improves productivity, or if it should be tightly controlled for privacy and security purposes
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Business Case for Enterprise Big Data Deployments
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the costs, benefits and risks of utilizing Hadoop and IBM InfoSphere BigInsights.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

IBM

Quocirca: Dealing with Governance, Risk & Compliance in an Info-Centric World
sponsored by CommVault Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how a GRC platform can transform how an organization operates – internally, externally and legally. It explains how a suitable platform enables better, faster decision making, creating a more competitive organization.
Posted: 15 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

CommVault Systems, Inc.

Imprivata Cortext: Secure Communications Platform for Healthcare
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This IDC Health Insights white paper, sponsored by Imprivata, presents key findings of interviews with three healthcare IT executives at Atlantic Health System, Carolinas Pathology Group, and Beaufort Memorial Hospital regarding the deployment of Imprivata Cortext, a secure communications platform.
Posted: 11 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 May 2014

Imprivata

Is Your Business Safe from Malware and Targeted Attacks?
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Is your business safe from malware and targeted attacks? Access this informative chart to learn the 7 stages of targeted attack as well as the 8 steps to safeguard your organization from attack.
Posted: 11 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

Imperva

Amazon Web Services: Risk and Compliance
sponsored by Amazon Web Services
WHITE PAPER: This comprehensive guide will assist AWS customers with integrating AWS into their existing control framework supporting their IT environment. Read on for a risk and compliance overview, and follow along with the AWS risk and compliance program that includes: risk management, control environment, and information security.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 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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