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DEFINITION: In business, a security policy is a document that states in writing how a company plans to protect the company's physical andinformation technology (IT) assets. A security policy is often considered to be a "living document", meaning that the document is never finished, but is continuously updated as technology and employee requirements change. A company's security policy may include an acceptable  … 
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A CISO's Guide to Mobile Threat Defense
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Security systems need an upgrade to be able to protect mobile devices and apps in the workplace. Read this white paper to learn the 5 major threats to mobile security, then find out what steps you can take to mitigate these vulnerabilities.
Posted: 12 Oct 2017 | Published: 12 Oct 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

The Human Side of IT Security
sponsored by Dell India
WHITE PAPER: Humans will never be perfect, and human error can often lead to costly data breaches. It is for this reason, that many companies are going beyond simply investing in more expensive technology to solve their security issues, but also putting the strategies you can read about in this white paper to work to create a "culture of security".
Posted: 02 Oct 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell India

The Smart, Secure Cloud for India: Learn How Google Cloud Infrastructure Keeps Your Data Secure
sponsored by Google Cloud
WHITE PAPER: Google Cloud's Mumbai cloud region provides faster data transfers and reduced latency to the India region. Download the whitepaper for a look under the hood of Google's infrastructure security, and explicit detail on the process we go through to build and maintain GCP regions. Download the report and find out more now.
Posted: 25 Sep 2017 | Published: 25 Sep 2017

Google Cloud

Is DNS Your Security Achilles Heel?
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how many attackers take advantage of recursive DNS, which almost every action on the internet relies on. Uncover 6 best practices you can follow to mitigate the risks.
Posted: 19 Sep 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2017

Akamai Technologies

How You can Secure the Use of Cloud Apps and Services
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) that can help you securely adopt cloud apps and meet your regulatory compliance. Learn to identify, analyze, and eliminate the shadow IT plaguing your organization.
Posted: 15 Sep 2017 | Published: 15 Sep 2017

Symantec

A 5 Minute Guide to Security for Cognitive Search and Knowledge Management
sponsored by Attivio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Examine the resurgence of knowledge management, in conjunction with cognitive search and security, as a viable option for coordinating the vast amounts of information buried in big data environments.
Posted: 13 Sep 2017 | Published: 13 Sep 2017

Attivio, Inc.

New Security Challenges Redefine Risk and Vulnerability
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the latest areas of security in which IT pros should be honing their focus to keep pace with the ever-evolving threat landscape. For example, training the 70% of uncertified IT pros to protect IoT devices.
Posted: 07 Sep 2017 | Published: 07 Sep 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Reducing Attacker Dwell Time
sponsored by Infocyte
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to reduce attacker dwell time with a threat hunting strategy that enables you to detect and resolve breaches to your network faster.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

Infocyte

Cybersecurity — Whose Responsibility Is It?
sponsored by Armor
WHITE PAPER: Who is responsible for security in the enterprise? Learn how to determine roles and responsibilities, as well as policies and processes, to build a culture of security.
Posted: 30 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Armor

The Role of Automation in Optimizing Network Performance and Security
sponsored by FireMon
WHITE PAPER: As networks become more complex, network visibility reduces making it harder to identify and contain threats. Access this resource to learn how to overcome the challenges with this network security complexity gap.
Posted: 11 Aug 2017 | Published: 11 Aug 2017

FireMon

Enterprise Defense at the Speed of Data
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: Discover 5 key factors for efficient security operations, including: using multi-sourced threat intelligence, using advanced analytics to operationalize security intelligence and more.
Posted: 10 Aug 2017 | Published: 10 Aug 2017

ThreatConnect

Cisco Umbrella Shoots for Secure Internet, Anywhere
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to mitigate risks and improve your security posture for the cloud by leveraging SaaS-based tools that enable advanced malware protection for your network, real-time threat intelligence, and increased DNS gateway security.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 09 Aug 2017

Cisco Umbrella

Internet Security Threat Report
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: In this comprehensive guide, review some of the major security attacks and vulnerabilities from 2016, and learn how it can inform your policy moving into the future.
Posted: 08 Aug 2017 | Published: 28 Apr 2017

Symantec

Securing Industrial IoT Technology: 4 Key Considerations
sponsored by Bayshore Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to stop cyberthreats before they can damage critical industrial assets and systems by going inside one cyberattack launched against energy organization Consolidated Power. See how they used an industrial cyber protection platform and uncover 4 considerations for IIoT security.
Posted: 02 Aug 2017 | Published: 02 Aug 2017

Bayshore Networks

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

Don't Just Respond – Prevent Attacks before They Happen
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to use cloud-delivered security services to prevent damaging attacks before they're launched. Learn how to create an advanced threat and malware detection strategy that can proactively identify attack infrastructure with statistical models and pre-emptively protect against most zero-day threats.
Posted: 25 Jul 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Cisco Umbrella

How To Securely Configure A Linux Host To Run Containers
sponsored by Twistlock, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to update traditional security for containerized, microservices-based app development by learning how to securely configure a Linux host to run Docker containers.
Posted: 21 Jul 2017 | Published: 21 Jul 2017


The Proactive Security Paradigm: How Containers Can Revamp Your Approach To Security
sponsored by Twistlock, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to integrate security into DevOps with a container-first security platform that creates more secure microservices-based app development environments and uncover 6 often overlooked security benefits of containers.
Posted: 21 Jul 2017 | Published: 21 Jul 2017


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

Advantage of a Fabric vs. Platform Approach to Enterprise Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper seeks to outline in easy-to-understand language, the real difference between security fabrics and security platforms, each of which claims to be the next-generation in security architecture.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 15 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

4 Steps That Help You Protect Your Business
sponsored by Ricoh - HarveyDavid
WHITE PAPER: As the security threats to your IT environments grow, it's increasingly important to have a holistic defense strategy in place. Discover the 4 stages to digital workplace security, and how you can make them a reality.
Posted: 22 Sep 2017 | Published: 22 Sep 2017

Ricoh - HarveyDavid

Change is the Enemy of Security & Compliance: 10 Questions You Should Ask Yourself about Changes to Your Network
sponsored by nCircle
WHITE PAPER: This document lists ten common changes in enterprise environments, all of which can chip away at your security and compliance in ways that you might not realize. Some are obvious; some are subtle; all can have a negative impact.
Posted: 28 Aug 2017 | Published: 02 Aug 2010

nCircle

It Vs. Users? How Law Firms Can Maximize Security While Granting Access To The Web
sponsored by Authentic8, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to maximize network and endpoint security while still granting the web access employees need to stay productive, with a particular focus on the role of security in law firms. Learn how to go beyond virtualization to secure web access and use Silo to create secure, cloud-based virtual browsers.
Posted: 28 Jul 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Authentic8, Inc.

Why a Virtual Browser is Important For Enterprise Security
sponsored by Authentic8, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: More malware enters via the web browser than any other place across the network. Find out how to create more sophisticated and granular security controls with a cloud-based, virtual browser. Learn what features virtual browsers should offer, what their potential pitfalls are, and more.
Posted: 28 Jul 2017 | Published: 28 Jul 2017

Authentic8, Inc.
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SECURITY POLICIES DEFINITION (continued): … In business, a security policy is a document that states in writing how a company plans to protect the company's physical andinformation technology (IT) assets. A security policy is often considered to be a "living document", meaning that the document is never finished, but is continuously updated as technology and employee requirements change. A company's security policy may include an acceptable use policy, a description of how the company plans to educate its employees about protecting the company's assets, an explanation of how security measurements will be carried out and enforced, and a procedure for evaluating the effectiveness of the security policy to ensure that necessary corrections will be made.
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