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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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Keep Hires From Starting Fires: Risk Mitigation
sponsored by Veriato, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover some common sense suggestions for improving the "beginning of the life cycle" risk mitigation process and reducing the exposure of your organization to possible insider threats.
Posted: 14 Apr 2017 | Published: 14 Apr 2017

Veriato, Inc.

GPDR: How the Data Privacy Revolution Can Work For You
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the GDPR will affect your organization. Discover how to take advantage of the opportunity by taking a holistic view of information governance and turn the huge amount of unstructured backup data into available and usable information assets.
Posted: 14 Apr 2017 | Published: 14 Apr 2017

Veritas

User Behavior Analytics: 11 Industry Leaders Offer Peer Insight
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover peer insight into User Behavior Analytics (UBA), the result of interviews with 11 security leaders who have deployed or are looking to deploy 3rd party solutions.
Posted: 14 Apr 2017 | Published: 14 Apr 2017

LogRhythm, Inc.

4 Steps to Reduce the Risk of Malicious Insider Activity
sponsored by Veriato, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn 4 key steps in implementing a risk-based monitoring program, culminating in an ability to appropriately monitor user activity at every level, all while ensuring security and privacy are maintained.
Posted: 13 Apr 2017 | Published: 13 Apr 2017

Veriato, Inc.

Improving Efficiency and Effectiveness with a Security Incident Response Platform
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover how the combination of a SIEM with an incident response platform will help your organization overcome cybersecurity and compliance issues and take a big step closer to being "cyber resilient".
Posted: 13 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

IBM

Mitigate Insider Threats: User Activity & Behavior Monitoring Program
sponsored by Veriato, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to best implement a user activity monitoring and/or user behavior analytics program to increase security against insider threats, drive productivity increases, and produce more efficient and effective employee investigations.
Posted: 13 Apr 2017 | Published: 13 Apr 2017

Veriato, Inc.

Cybersecurity: The Rise of the Incident Response Platforms
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this ESG report learn how incident response platforms (IRPs) can solve many of the headaches plaguing IT and CISOs.
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 | Published: 12 Apr 2017

IBM

Why Your Organization Needs to be Cyber Resilent
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: 51% of companies believe that cyber resiliency is essential to achieving a strong security posture. Learn what it takes to be a cyber resilient organization, what barriers might be in your way, what threats you'll face, and more in this 2016 Ponemon study.
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

IBM

6 Ways to Improve Your Cybersecurity Posture
sponsored by BDNA
WHITE PAPER: Discover 6 ways to improve your cybersecurity posture, ensuring your organization is taking up a proactive instead of a reactive approach and avoiding the pitfalls of EOL software and the CVEs.
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 | Published: 12 Apr 2017

BDNA

Actionable Threat Intelligence: Your Guide to the OilRig Malware Campaign
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The OilRig campaign of cyberattacks have cut a bloody, digital swath through banks and governmental entities in Middle Eastern countries and the U.S. Provide your organization with actionable intelligence regarding threat actors and the tools, techniques, and procedures the OilRig malware campaign uses.
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2017

LogRhythm, Inc.

Top 6 Best Practices For Workload Security In Public & Private Cloud
sponsored by Cloudvisory
WHITE PAPER: Learn 6 best practices that your organization can utilize to improve workload security on the cloud.
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 | Published: 12 Apr 2017

Cloudvisory

What Security Monster is Lurking in Your IT Closet?
sponsored by BDNA
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to build continuous awareness, monitoring, and mitigation of IT vulnerabilities with security automation.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 11 Apr 2017

BDNA

Rapid Growth of SSL Encryption
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover 8 parts of a successful encryption strategy. Also learn 5 factors aiding SSL traffic growth, 3 ways cybercriminals use SSL encryption nefariously, why enterprises often elect to not inspect SSL traffic, and more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 11 Apr 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

5 Steps to Improve Your Cyber Security Incident Response Plan
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Having an incident response plan can positively impact the cost of a data breach. Access this white paper to learn five steps to assess and improve your existing incident response plan – or write a brand new one.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 11 Apr 2017

IBM

3 Steps to Protect Your Data During the High Risk Exit Period
sponsored by Veriato, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover 3 steps that can be put in place to mitigate the risk that employees place on your enterprise when they leave and take sensitive data with them.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 11 Apr 2017

Veriato, Inc.

End-to-End Visibility: The Foundation of Business-Driven Security
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now to learn how to gain visibility into your network and: how logs are not enough when it comes to visibility, a patchwork of point-solutions creates inefficient silos, modern infrastructure compounds blind spots, and more.
Posted: 10 Apr 2017 | Published: 10 Apr 2017

RSA

How to Bridge the Gap in Data Protection and Recovery
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper learn how backup appliances can ensure your data and documents can be recovered in case of loss and drive huge improvements in backup performance and recovery times. Also discover 5 common backup problems and their solutions, as well as 6 things to look for when choosing the right solution to bridge the availability gap.
Posted: 10 Apr 2017 | Published: 10 Apr 2017

Veeam Software

Cloud Security: An Example Threat Report
sponsored by Cloudvisory
WHITE PAPER: Learn what cloud threat information is vital to ensure that your enterprise gains the ability to see exactly what is deployed, where, and in real time; instant identification of any out-of-bound usage; a "baseline" state of the cloud deployment for comparison; and more.
Posted: 10 Apr 2017 | Published: 10 Apr 2017

Cloudvisory

4 Requirements for a Multi-Cloud Security Approach
sponsored by Cloudvisory
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to replace your traditional network controls with a centralized security policy management platform that can enforce policy through the existing granular, cloud-native security controls of each provider for tighter security with 4 requirements.
Posted: 10 Apr 2017 | Published: 10 Apr 2017

Cloudvisory

How to Gain Peace of Mind in the Cloud: Email and Office 365
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to obtain end-to-end encryption and full privacy in the cloud for your enterprise's email and Office 365. Learn why email remains at risk, what Forrester expert Kelley Mak thinks, and more.
Posted: 10 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

New GDPR Mandates Require Changes to Storage Management Strategies for All Global Enterprises
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: With failure to comply to the GDPR causing a company to be subject to a fine up to €20 million or 4% of total yearly worldwide turnover (whichever is higher) and/or regular audits, planning to pay isn't an option. Access this Gartner report now to learn how to make an actionable plan for GDPR compliance and avoid business-breaking fines.
Posted: 07 Apr 2017 | Published: 26 Aug 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Cloud Security Report: How is IT Responding to Today's Threats
sponsored by Cloudvisory
WHITE PAPER: Access this 2017 cloud security spotlight report to learn how organizations are responding to the security threats in the cloud, and what tools and best practices IT security leaders are considering in their move to the cloud, and more.
Posted: 07 Apr 2017 | Published: 07 Apr 2017

Cloudvisory

Migration to Exchange Online and Office 365: A Step-by-Step Guide
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: For IT administrators who have not been involved in a previous migration to Office 365, there is a steep learning curve. In this step-by-step guide, learn how to select the migration option that makes most sense for your organization to ensure future success and reliable security.
Posted: 07 Apr 2017 | Published: 07 Apr 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Beginner's Guide to Hybrid Cloud Security
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: Learn everything you need for a successful hybrid cloud deployment, including: the cloud security shared responsibility model, how familiar network security challenges persist in the cloud, what new security challenges emerge in the cloud, and a smarter approach to threat detection in hybrid cloud security.
Posted: 07 Apr 2017 | Published: 07 Apr 2017

AlienVault

ISC2 CCSP
sponsored by ISC2
WHITE PAPER: Examine the relationship between IT and the C-suite, as well as the rise of the cloud security professional as an emerging voice within IT and the business.
Posted: 06 Apr 2017 | Published: 06 Apr 2017

ISC2
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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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