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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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Enterprise Security: The IoT Explosion and its Impact
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the IoT explosion is making enterprises rethink their security strategies and how to ensure that your organization stays ahead of trouble.
Posted: 08 Jun 2017 | Published: 08 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Manage and Secure Your Supply Chain
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to secure your supply chain as well as gain insight and visibility into every step of the journey, helping to ensure compliance.
Posted: 08 Jun 2017 | Published: 08 Jun 2017

Unisys

Balancing Flexible Network Access with Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to deploy a flexible and scalable policy, analytics, and reporting system to ensure the security of your network.
Posted: 07 Jun 2017 | Published: 07 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Your Wireless Defense Strategy in an IoT Era
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The Wi-Fi Alliance predicts that the number of connected consumer and business devices will reach 38.5 billion in 2020. Discover how a secure access architecture gives enterprise networks the end-to-end protection required now and into the future.
Posted: 07 Jun 2017 | Published: 07 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

How to Address Today's Top Security Vulnerabilities
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to confront the lack of faith many organizations have in their security policy, stay current with regulatory compliance, and keep pace with the evolving and expanding corporate infrastructure.
Posted: 07 Jun 2017 | Published: 07 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

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

Rethinking the Approach To Cybersecurity
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today's IT threat landscape is expanding, and new areas are at risk that businesses have never had to worry about before. This white paper identifies 5 cyberthreat areas that are putting organizations at risk today, as well as some steps you can take to minimize the danger they pose.
Posted: 06 Jun 2017 | Published: 06 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

How to Simplify Your GDPR Compliance
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Learn how PGNiG (the leader of the Polish natural gas market) has implemented a platform to deliver end-to-end data management, improved cost efficiency and access, while also reducing business risk.
Posted: 06 Jun 2017 | Published: 06 Jun 2017

Commvault

New Security Challenges Redefine Risk and Vulnerability
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn about 5 key areas where security is commonly lacking and why they are important to shore up to protect your enterprise from today's threats.
Posted: 06 Jun 2017 | Published: 06 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Mapping the Ransomware Landscape
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to deploy an advanced security approach to combat ransomware using next-generation firewalls, layered security, and proactive threat intelligence.
Posted: 06 Jun 2017 | Published: 06 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

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

Turning GDPR Compliance into Data Security
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to lay a solid foundation for holistic information governance and mitigate the burden or GDPR compliance
Posted: 05 Jun 2017 | Published: 05 Jun 2017

Commvault

How Hybrid Cloud Has Transformed Security of the Data Center
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Learn how server security has evolved in the face of cloud computing, and what it takes to secure your company's servers today.
Posted: 05 Jun 2017 | Published: 05 Jun 2017

TrendMicro

Prevent Socially-Engineered Targeted Attacks: Vendor Spotlight
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how anti-spear phishing, anti-whaling, and specialized threat analysis and protection (STAP) features are the best techniques to prevent socially-engineered, targeted cyberattacks, as well as how to evaluate vendors, essential buyer guidance on a leading vendor, and more.
Posted: 05 Jun 2017 | Published: 05 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Fabric vs. Platform Approach to Enterprise Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the differences, strengths, uses, and pros and cons of a security platform vs. a security fabric approach to protecting your organization.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Stopping Crypto Ransomware
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover a 16-point guide to combating crypto ransomware in today's threat landscape.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

Datto, Inc.

The Essential Cybersecurity Toolkit for SMBs
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: According to the National Small Business Association, 44% of small businesses have been the victim of a cyberattack and the number of breaches reported per year continues to climb. Learn how to develop a robust, multi-layered cybersecurity strategy for SMBs.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

Datto, Inc.

How the Hybrid Cloud Changes the Game for Security
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to secure today's servers by examining the dynamics of the hybrid cloud and the challenges introduced at both the business and technical levels.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

TrendMicro

The CISO as a Transformational Role in Risk Management
sponsored by SAI Global IT Risk Manager (Formerly Modulo Risk Manager)
WHITE PAPER: Discover 8 risk questions the CISO must be asking, 5 benefits the CISO can expect in leading risk management, 6 action items that CISO must take to lead risk management, and more.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

SAI Global IT Risk Manager (Formerly Modulo Risk Manager)

A Security Leader's Definitive Guide To The Threat Landscape
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover 5 major threats to your organization, how to deploy an integrated security fabric connecting endpoints with networks across the cloud, and more.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

The Current State of Ransomware
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Discover the results of over 230 organizations commenting on ransomware, expert analysis of their responses, insights from leading industry thought leaders, and more.
Posted: 01 Jun 2017 | Published: 01 Jun 2017

Dell SecureWorks

Key Considerations for Securing Privilege on the Endpoint
sponsored by CyberArk Software, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Learn 4 key considerations for securing privilege on the endpoint, how privilege is abused by malicious actors to cause breaches, and more.
Posted: 01 Jun 2017 | Published: 01 Jun 2017

CyberArk Software, Inc

Top 5 Reasons to Prioritize Privileged Account Security Today
sponsored by CyberArk Software, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Learn 5 reasons to prioritize privileged account security in today's threat landscape.
Posted: 01 Jun 2017 | Published: 01 Jun 2017

CyberArk Software, Inc

Preparing For The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover your guide to complying with the GPDR and the role of automated network security in preventing intrusion and minimizing the risk of a serious breach.
Posted: 01 Jun 2017 | Published: 01 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Your Wireless Defense Strategy in an IoT Era
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how a secure access architecture gives enterprise networks the end-to-end protection required now and into the future.
Posted: 01 Jun 2017 | Published: 01 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.
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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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