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DEFINITION: A security audit is a systematic evaluation of the security of acompany's information system by measuring how well it conforms to aset of established criteria. A thorough audit typically assesses the security of the system's physical configuration and environment, software, information handling processes, and user practices. Security audits are often used to determine regulatory compliance, in the  … 
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How Data Privacy Laws Impact Cloud Adoption In The UK
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn the strengths of tokenization when applied to ensuring regulated data never leaves the domain or control of your organization, risking falling out of compliance with the law.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Sonicwall 2017 Annual Threat Report
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: The threat landscape evolved and shifted over the course of 2016, pushing the arms race between security professionals and cybercriminals to new heights. Discover key findings, vital takeaways, and a look to the future cybersecurity threat landscape in this expansive threat report.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 23 Feb 2017

Dell SonicWALL

How to Implement Practical Security Assessments
sponsored by ModoModo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers ways to gain perspective about your security based on developing a proper and balanced perspective in the rather oblique world of assessments.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

ModoModo

WP IFSW Global Network Survey results
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Fortinet conducted a survey of IT decision-makers from 10 countries around the world. They were asked specifically about the security challenges and decisions that they have to make and their areas of highest concern. Learn what security trends most concern top IT decision-makers
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

An Essential Checklist for Your Security Response Solution
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Learn what the required capabilities of your security response are and how to put your organization on the path to tailoring your response to fit your needs with 7 keys to succeed in today's high-risk environment.
Posted: 30 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Jan 2017

ServiceNow

How to Secure Your Mainframes in Today's Threat Landscape
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: Discover modern mainframe security best practices and how to protect yours from today's threats and developments such as the loss of skilled mainframe administrators and compliance requirements and the difficulty of auditing the mainframe environment.
Posted: 27 Jan 2017 | Published: 27 Jan 2017

Thycotic

Cyber Security: How to Know What You Don't Know
sponsored by Presidio Networked Solutions
WHITE PAPER: What are the top risks to your organization? If you can't answer that, your data is at risk. Uncover a comprehensive cyber security strategy that fully protects your information assets and data.
Posted: 18 Jan 2017 | Published: 18 Jan 2017

Presidio Networked Solutions

How the Cloud Has Changed Email Archiving Forever
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the cloud has revolutionized email archiving and what your enterprise can do to ensure its compliance, security, and retrieval capabilities.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

7 Ways To Make Yourself Hard To Hack
sponsored by Solarwinds MSP
WHITE PAPER: Your corporate data is likely spread across devices, networks, and servers. Learn 7 ways to make yourself harder to hack and secure your data. Learn to take a layered approach to security, increase network visibility to help spot system anomalies and more.
Posted: 10 Jan 2017 | Published: 10 Jan 2017

Solarwinds MSP

Mobile Security Checklist: Top Ten Threats to Your Enterprise Today
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to find an overview of the key issues you need to be on top of right now to protect your organization, its employees and its customers.
Posted: 19 Dec 2016 | Published: 19 Dec 2016

BlackBerry

Best Practices for Healthcare Data Breach Prevention
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: As healthcare records grow in value and popularity in underground markets, it's more important than ever to have airtight data protection and breach prevention protocols in place to keep patients' information safe. Whether you're in healthcare or another industry, learn how to keep information secure with data breach protection best practices.
Posted: 16 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Absolute

Secure Enterprise File Sharing and Mobile Content Management
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to utilize a highly mobile and collaborative method of document sharing without sacrificing security. Learn how to protect intellectual property, exchange files through data rooms for M&A, and more.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 14 Dec 2016

BlackBerry

What Constitutes Effective Security Awareness Training?
sponsored by KnowBe4
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to create a comprehensive security training program to truly make your employees more security-aware. Proper training methods should not only engage your personnel, but also provide employees with continuous learning to reinforce strong security practices.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

KnowBe4

Evaluation Checklist: Managed Security Services Provider
sponsored by Trustwave
WHITE PAPER: Discover what you should expect out of your next Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) with this evaluation checklist. This tool will help you compare and contrast potential MSSPs so you can decide which one best suits your needs.
Posted: 15 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Trustwave

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.

Protecting Your Data in the Digital Transformation Journey
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Application performance enables competitive advantage by increasing productivity, but could you be wasting time with servers that aren't secure? Discover a number of overarching rules and business attributes to help protect your organization's data.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

HPE and Intel®

Create a Customized Testing Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn the importance of thorough penetration testing. Discover how to ensure each of the four disciplines are covered, and how each play a crucial role in securing your organization.
Posted: 21 Nov 2016 | Published: 21 Nov 2016

IBM

Laptop Management for Windows
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to protect your enterprise laptops, desktops, ultrabooks, and tablets from a single screen. Read on to learn key benefits a solution can provide such as pushing software to devices independent of their location, lock devices remotely, demonstrate compliance for audits, and more.
Posted: 16 Jun 2016 | Published: 16 Jun 2016

IBM MaaS360

McAfee Labs Threats Report
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Access this in-depth report from McAfee Labs to learn more about the rise of cyber threat intelligence—including findings from a recent survey of IT professionals—as well as what you need to know about the increasingly prevalent threat of Adwind Java-based malware.
Posted: 09 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

Intel Security

Security trends in the manufacturing industry
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you statistics about cyberattack in the manufacturing industry and how they resulted. Learn some manufacturing best practices and securements to better protect any exploitable weaknesses in your organization's infrastructure.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

IBM

IDC Flash: IBM Releases IAM for Mobile, Cloud and Enterprise
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Gain insights into IBM's threat-aware IAM solutions focused on enabling identity as the new security perimeter.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 29 Nov 2013

IBM

Data Privacy: Where Should I House My Data?
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers 6 top recommendations on how to keep your data protected in the cloud and compliant with varying regulatory mandates across country borders.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

2013 RSA Archer GRC Summit: Key Findings
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper for the top findings from the most recent RSA GRC (governance, risk, and compliance) Forum to learn which of the latest compliance and risk management trends you should consider for your own strategy.
Posted: 15 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

RSA

HIPAA Violations Incur Multi-Million Dollar Penalties
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, read about some recent HIPAA breaches that cost the violating parties significant penalties and learn about the measures that can be put in place to help maintain compliance.
Posted: 21 Jan 2014 | Published: 15 Jan 2013

Absolute

Proactive data security, audit and compliance solutions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for key information about a data management solution that supports enterprises in their entirety, and ensures automated, integrated compliance and security across all platforms.
Posted: 16 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

IBM
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SECURITY AUDITS DEFINITION (continued): …  wake of legislation (such as HIPAA, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, and the California Security Breach Information Act) that specifies how organizations must deal with information. Learn more about audits at SearchCompliance.com. According to Ira Winkler, president of the Internet Security Advisors Group, security audits, vulnerability assessments, and penetration testing are the three main types of security diagnostics. Each of the three takes a different approach and may be best suited for a particular purpose. Security audits measure an information system's performance against a list of criteria. … 
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