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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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Identifying TTPs with threat intelligence With Threat Intelligence
sponsored by Recorded Future
WHITE PAPER: Learn the finer points of knowing how to counter the tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) of a malicious attacker. Uncover the value of identifying attacker TTPs and understanding information source types to ultimately improve relevant and timely intelligence reporting.
Posted: 02 Mar 2017 | Published: 02 Mar 2017

Recorded Future

Threat Intelligence Reveals Secrets: From the Surface to the Dark Web
sponsored by Recorded Future
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the deep web, and by extension the dark web, are closer to the surface web that you most likely enjoy every day. Discover what we can learn from the connections between the three and what it means for your organization's security policy.
Posted: 02 Mar 2017 | Published: 02 Mar 2017

Recorded Future

Intelligent Security Operations: A How-To Guide
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Find your roadmap for implementing an intelligent, analytics-driven security operations center in this white paper. Discover how to gain visibility into your organization to detect and respond to existing and new threats.
Posted: 02 Mar 2017 | Published: 02 Mar 2017

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Comparing SIEM, Big Data, and Behavior Analytics
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Learn how SIEM can effectively secure your organization's logs where big data can fail. Discover the components of effective and mature SIEM, SIEM's correlation with security context, scaling security detection, and more.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 01 Mar 2017

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

A Look at How Data Privacy Laws Impact Cloud Adoption in Russia
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to satisfy Russian data residency, privacy, and regulation requirements when it comes to the cloud. Discover how to avoid business disruptions by complying with the law.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Next-generation Firewall Platforms the Answer to NGFW Shortcomings?
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Firewall technology has evolved to be an essential cog in the overall cybersecurity machine, but it remains one of a multitude of puzzle pieces needed. In this ESG report uncover the NGFW shortcomings, and how to maximize their efficiency for your organization
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Secure Your Email Against Targeted Phishing Attacks
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to ensure your email is protected against phishing attacks. Discover not only what to look for in threats coming in, but also how to tackle sophisticated email security challenges.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

How ransomware can hold your business hostage
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Delve into the modern malware threat landscape and gain a detailed understanding of how malware targets your company, how it works, why traditional methods fail to protect against it, and how to mitigate your risk.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Dell SonicWALL

4 Essential Capabilities for Advanced Malware Protection
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the essential capabilities you need to deploy advanced malware protection, the key questions you should ask your vendor, and how to combat today's advanced malware attacks using a combination of 4 techniques.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Ransomware: Block Attackers with a Layered Defense
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover what ransomware is, what it does, and how customers can defend their organizations against it. Reveal what a layered defense strategy can do for your organization and how to best implement it.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Viewpoints and Vendor Comparisons: Access Management and ID Federation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this market report, learn how web access management and identity federation enable organizations to manage access both from and to external systems, including cloud services, in a consistent way. Also gain rare insight into product ratings, vendor coverage, leaders in the field, and more.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM

Advanced Threat Protection: Putting a Solid Sandbox Strategy in Place
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to create a sandbox strategy that maximizes traffic visibility (including encrypted traffic), uses multiple detection methods (leveraging sandboxing, along with passive signature based and heuristic scanning), and possesses an architecture that balances performance, implementation costs and an inability to be detected.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Dell SonicWALL

8 Best Practices To Prevent Your Data From Being Held Hostage
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Discover 8 best practices to protect your organization against ransomware attacks, minimizing your attack surfaces as well as reducing your vulnerability and strengthening your overall security posture.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Dell SonicWALL

2016 Mobile Security & Business Transformation Study
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise mobility has transformed security and business practices. Access the 2016 Mobile Security & Business Transformation Study, and learn what 200 respondents had to say about how organizations like yours can conduct -- and secure -- enterprise mobility.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM MaaS360

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. In this 2017 annual threat report discover key findings, vital takeaways, and a look to the future cybersecurity threat landscape.
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

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

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

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

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.

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
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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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