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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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Build A High-Performance, Customer-Obsessed Security Organization
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides CISOs with an end-to-end look at what it takes to build a high-performance security practice. Access now to learn how to build a risk management framework that's designed to support changing business models and retain customer trust.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 09 Feb 2016

AllClear ID

The Impostor in the Machine: Understanding the Motives and Mayhem Behind Impostor Emails
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how hackers evade current email filtering security strategies to dupe high-level employees and steal data. Read on to learn how next-gen email security strategies enable you to quarantine imposter emails before they reach the inbox and discover several proven defense strategies.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 28 Apr 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

How Healthcare Organizations Both Enable Mobile Users and Stay Compliant
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to stay HIPAA compliant even when mobile devices come into play. Read on to uncover insight for securing your enterprise and BYOD to protect sensitive data, and learn about containerization, application-wrapping, and more.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 21 Apr 2016

BlackBerry

Why Application Delivery Matters in the Digital Economy
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Users are demanding instant access to apps and data from any device and any location. As a result, application delivery defines your organization's ability to generate growth, revenue and profit. This white paper highlights the four factors determining your success and the challenges surrounding them.
Posted: 20 Apr 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

Citrix

Cybersecurity for the Digital Age: The Essential Guide
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover what the future of cybersecurity has in store, as well as how it's catalyzing significant transformation in today's digital enterprises. Read on to learn why organizations are shifting their cybersecurity strategies from reactive to agile, and more.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

Dimension Data

Addressing PCI Compliance Through Privileged Access Management
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to leverage several privileged access management strategies to meet the latest requirements of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard version 3. Access now to discover how to interrupt the kill chain and eliminate hard-coded passwords.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

Complete Analysis of the Top SIEM Vendors
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: The Magic Quadrant summarizes Gartner's yearly analysis of the SIEM market and compares the positions of leading competitors like AlienVault. Get Gartner's complete analysis of each SIEM vendor, and learn what makes AlienVault a Visionary. View the latest report.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2015

AlienVault

Becoming a Managed Security Service Provider: Why a Layered Approach to Security is Essential
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper suggests the kinds of services that a managed service provider (MSP) can offer to clients that will help them develop a managed security service. Access now to explore the kinds of attacks that service providers can help customers avoid.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

LogicNow

How to Capitalize on the Complex Cyber Threat Landscape
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how managed service providers (MSPs) and IT service providers (ITSPs) can help their clients mitigate the inherent risks of doing business within this increasingly complex cyber threat landscape.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 05 Apr 2016

LogicNow

CIS Critical Security Controls - Accelerated & Simplified
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: The CIS Critical Security Controls (CSCs) provide 20 controls that organizations of any size can use to improve their security posture and reduce the risk of cyber threats to critical assets, data, and network infrastructure. This document describes how the AlienVault USM platform maps to each of the CIS CSCs.
Posted: 04 Apr 2016 | Published: 23 Mar 2016

AlienVault

5 Security Controls for an Effective Security Operations Center (SOC)
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: Whether you're part of a security team or a one-man show, this guide will teach you what data your SOC needs to operate effectively and what methods and tools you can use to gather that data. Download this guide now to accelerate your evaluation of SOC tools and technology needs.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 23 Mar 2016

AlienVault

How to Raise your Organization's Security Maturity Level
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the stages involved in the security maturity journey and defines five stages you can expect to encounter. Access now and learn ways to move from being security-blind to reaching a true level of resilience.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Next Generation Firewall Test Report
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Access this report to learn what happened when a firewall device was put to the test. Uncover exclusive findings on studies of firewall policy enforcement, application control, and more.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Protect Against Zero-Day Attacks at the Every Level
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: It's time to take threat defense to the next level and protect your organization. In this white paper, you'll uncover ways to combine OS-level sandboxing with threat prevention capabilities for integrated prevention and security management.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Mar 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

4 Steps to Developing a Proactive Security Program
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: The harsh truth of security today is reactive strategies are outdated and it's time to switch gears to a proactive defense. This paper outlines the discrete layers and levels needed for a proactive security strategy. Inside, learn how to shift from a reactive to a proactive defense in 4 simple steps.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Charting a New Course for IT Security with Coordinated Threat Defenses
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper and find out how you can achieve fewer compromises, substantially shorter dwell times for threats that do manage to get through, and far less effort and expense required for incident response and to operate and maintain your security infrastructure.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

TrendMicro

Make Security Part of Your Client Systems Refresh
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: To address security challenges while sufficiently supporting business processes and modern workflows, your secure data strategy should keep up. Uncover an approach that is designed to help your organization protect, comply, and enable.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 21 Mar 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Study Shows New Generation of IT Security Threats
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This report relays the importance of embracing both evolving workforce demands and more advanced, converged infrastructure. View now and learn how to prepare for the potential threats and vulnerabilities of BYOD and cloud technology, while increasing productivity and competitive advantage.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Mar 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Protecting your Endpoints from Cyber-Crime
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the increasingly sophisticated nature of today's modern threatscape. Discover secure, trusted strategies for significantly reducing the potential impacts of a threat, while keeping users productive and secure.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Mar 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Formulate a Game Plan for Closing the SecOps Gap
sponsored by BMC
WHITE PAPER: Access this report to discover why collaboration between security and operations (SecOps) will drive faster threat response, stronger security, and improved compliance in your organization. Take a closer look at the SecOps gap now, and learn the gravity of IT misalignment.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Mar 2016

BMC

Covering the Security Aspect of Software Asset Management
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Managing large amounts of business critical information requires a high level of security. Access this white paper and uncover critical features in software asset management that prevent unauthorized access and destructive attacks.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2015

Snow Software

2016 Cyberthreat Defense Report
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: You will learn how your spend compares to that of other organizations, what defense measures your peers have in place to defend against internal and external threats, and why weaknesses in your strategy could make your organization a "low hanging fruit".
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

Imperva

How to Handle a Ransomware Hijacking
sponsored by ESET
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reinforces the important precautions of secure mobile management in the enterprise. Uncover the global state of ransomware attacks, preventative measures you can take, and what to do if your organization gets infected.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Published: 09 Mar 2016

ESET

Report: (In)Security Everywhere in 2016
sponsored by ESET
WHITE PAPER: In this report, you'll uncover ways to plow through 2016 with a proactive attitude of security awareness. Read on to learn about the current state of security (or lack thereof), and what you can do to rise above emerging threats such as ransomware, targeted attacks, crimeware, haxposure, and more.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

ESET

Top 5 Benefits of a Security Operations Center
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the persistent and evolving IT threat landscape, along with the need for and benefits of building an enterprise SOC.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM
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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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