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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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Toolkits, Apps, & Services Used Today to Launch DDoS Attacks
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Find out how attackers launch different types of DDoS so that you can prepare your organization's security strategy to protect the key apps and data on its network.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

A10 Networks

Remediation and Mitigation for Windows Active Directory Security
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Discover key steps to follow when adapting to the changes found in Active Directory using remediation and mitigation.
Posted: 14 Aug 2017 | Published: 14 Aug 2017

Quest

Compliance As Code - A Visual Guide
sponsored by Flux7
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to automate compliance processes and track the configuration of AWS, an important resource for development, production, and security teams. Plus, learn how to easily customize 6 common AWS Managed Config Rules.
Posted: 04 Aug 2017 | Published: 04 Aug 2017

Flux7

How LepideAuditor Helps You Detect and Prevent Privilege Abuse
sponsored by Lepide Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to combat the issue of privilege abuse with in-depth auditing of changes taking place in critical servers and data. Find out how to identify privileged users, track permission changes continuously, clean out old, unused accounts, ensure least privilege, and more.
Posted: 27 Jul 2017 | Published: 27 Jul 2017

Lepide Software

How LepideAuditor Helps You Detect and Prevent Ransomware Spread
sponsored by Lepide Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the important role of security audits in defending against increasingly complex ransomware attacks. Discover how to get real-time insights into changes in the configuration of systems like Active Directory, Exchange Server, and NetApp Filers.
Posted: 27 Jul 2017 | Published: 27 Jul 2017

Lepide Software

What Makes a Cyber Resilient Organization?
sponsored by IBM Resilient
WHITE PAPER: With a surprising number of companies unsure of their ability to recover from cyberattacks, now is your time to ensure your organization can. Discover what it takes to be cyber resilient and prevent, detect, contain, and recover from a myriad of serious threats against data, applications, and IT infrastructure.
Posted: 19 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

IBM Resilient

10 Advantages of a Proxy Deployment with a Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Ensuring that your organization has a layered defense strategy in place is vital to combat today's threat landscape. Learn 10 advantages of layered defense, and what can be gained from pairing a proxy deployment with a next-generation firewall
Posted: 16 Jun 2017 | Published: 16 Jun 2017

Symantec

Malware Review Q1 2017
sponsored by PhishMe
WHITE PAPER: Learn what malware was up to in Q1 2017, what the numbers mean, and what can be learned to give your organization the ability to mitigate the next wave of malware.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 15 Jun 2017

PhishMe

Secure Your Data and Meet PCI DSS 3.1 Compliance
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Every company that takes card payments needs to comply with PCI DSS v3.1, and the requirements can get complicated quickly. Learn how to kill two birds with one stone and secure your organization while setting yourself up to comply with PCI DSS v3.1 requirements.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

TrendMicro

Report: Your Guide to Today's Threat Landscape
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Uncover 6 threats to your organization and how they have evolved over the past year, what specific dangers they pose to your enterprise, and what you can do to mitigate their harm.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 15 Jun 2017

Symantec

10 Benefits to Help Combat Ransomware
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Discover 10 ways an incident response service can help your organization right now if you are, or are ever, infected with ransomware.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 15 Jun 2017

Symantec

Internet and Security Threat Report 2017
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Uncover a massive amount of data on current trends and analysis of today's cybersecurity issues and what malicious actors have been up to in the past 3 years. Discover where they might be going, the damage they've done, and much more.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 14 Jun 2017

Symantec

Your Guide to Combating Phishing in 2017
sponsored by PhishMe
WHITE PAPER: To better understand the benefits, costs, and risks associated with PhishMe, Forrester interviewed executives at five companies with experience using simulator, reporting, and triage tools. Uncover the results in this report today.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 12 Jun 2017

PhishMe

Hybrid Clouds: Best Practices for Harnessing and Securing
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Gain insight into understanding the business, organizational, and technical dimensions of securing hybrid clouds.
Posted: 12 Jun 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

TrendMicro

5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Endpoint Security
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Uncover 5 reasons to upgrade your endpoint security to ensure that your organization is prepared to handle today's threat landscape.
Posted: 12 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Symantec

Dealing with Ransomware, Business Email Compromise and Spearphishing
sponsored by PhishMe
WHITE PAPER: Phishing, spearphishing, CEO Fraud/BEC and ransomware represent serious threats to any organization. Access this survey report to discover 14 robust cybersecurity best practices that can be implemented to reduce the chances of these threats.
Posted: 12 Jun 2017 | Published: 12 Jun 2017

PhishMe

Conquer malware: Cloud-based protection, multi-lane Defense, and more
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to deploy cloud-based malware protection with multiple lines of defense giving your organization the ability to leverage analytics to combat the malware threat.
Posted: 09 Jun 2017 | Published: 09 Jun 2017

Symantec

Next Generation Endpoint Security: Hype or Hope?
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Discover the trends that have emerged to deal with malware challenges on the endpoint. Plus, uncover the information necessary to evaluate the right approach for your organization.
Posted: 09 Jun 2017 | Published: 09 Jun 2017

Symantec

What a Software Defined Perimeter Means for Your Network Security
sponsored by Cryptzone
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the new zero-trust Software-Defined Perimeter security model overcomes limitations of older perimeter-based Network Access Control (NAC) solutions. Learn how your organization can secure access to on-premises, hybrid and cloud-based resources.
Posted: 09 Jun 2017 | Published: 09 Jun 2017

Cryptzone

GDPR Compliance: From a Compliance Burden to a Security Opportunity
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the complexities involved in complying with the GDPR, and why many organizations need to rethink their approach to processing personal data if they are going to mitigate the burden of compliance and avoid getting fined.
Posted: 08 Jun 2017 | Published: 08 Jun 2017

Symantec

Biggest Security Threats to Your AWS Environment
sponsored by Cryptzone
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to remove operational complexity from achieving secure, and easily auditable, user access to your AWS systems.
Posted: 07 Jun 2017 | Published: 07 Jun 2017

Cryptzone

Hybrid Clouds: Best Practices for Harnessing and Securing
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Gain insight into understanding the business, organizational, and technical dimensions of securing hybrid clouds.
Posted: 05 Jun 2017 | Published: 05 Jun 2017

TrendMicro

How the Hybrid Cloud Changes the Game for Security
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Discover the dynamics of the hybrid cloud, and uncover the security challenges that organizations are facing as they adopt the latest technologies.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 14 Jun 2017

TrendMicro

The State of Endpoint Security: Approaches, Opportunities and Conclusions
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Discover an overview and breakdown of approaches, opportunities and conclusions regarding of the current state of endpoint security.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 13 Jun 2017

TrendMicro

Cloud Computing Top Threats
sponsored by HPE and IntelĀ® Corporate
WHITE PAPER: This Cloud Security Alliance report focuses on 12 security concerns specifically related to the shared, on-demand nature of cloud computing. Discover an in-depth dissection of the issues and gain insight to help you make informed decisions about risk mitigation within a cloud strategy.
Posted: 08 Jun 2017 | Published: 08 Jun 2017

HPE and IntelĀ® Corporate
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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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