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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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Primer for Protection Against Cyberattacks: Business Email Compromise
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: In this primer, learn how business email compromise (BEC) attacks make inroads to businesses of all sizes. Then explore some strategies on how you can avoid becoming a victim of this scam.
Posted: 30 Nov 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2017

TrendMicro

Top 3 Challenges Your Team Faces when Building in the Cloud
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: In the pages ahead, delve into the 3 major challenges that security teams face when moving into the cloud so that you know how to avoid or overcome them on your path to cloud adoption.
Posted: 30 Nov 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2017

TrendMicro

What You Need to Know About the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
sponsored by Rapid7
WHITE PAPER: In this 1-page white paper, learn some key changes the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will bring about, get the answers to 4 commonly asked questions on GDPR compliance, and find some tips on how you can prepare as the deadline approaches.
Posted: 22 Nov 2017 | Published: 22 Nov 2017

Rapid7

The Complete Guide to Building a Security Culture
sponsored by Trustwave
WHITE PAPER: IT is driving fundamental changes in the way organizations operate, compete, and engage with customers and partners. In this guide, uncover 6 chapters to help you build out a stronger security culture. You'll identify the security challenges you must confront and the reasons why you need to engage with colleagues across your enterprise.
Posted: 13 Nov 2017 | Published: 13 Nov 2017

Trustwave

Securing Azure Active Directory: Detection and Alert
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Once you've established the baseline for Azure AD security, the next step is to detect when and how changes are made. This white paper highlights four methods with which you can do this. Read on to gain guidance on detecting and alerting on changes to Azure AD groups, using sign-in risk detection, and more.
Posted: 08 Nov 2017 | Published: 08 Nov 2017

Quest

Building Effective Azure Active Directory Practices
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll examine a four-phase plan for developing effective Azure Active Directory security, focusing in particular on the first phase—continual assessment. Read on to learn how to perform continual assessments of role membership, security verification methods, groups, and more.
Posted: 07 Nov 2017 | Published: 07 Nov 2017

Quest

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

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.

Toolkits, Apps, & Services Used Today to Launch DDoS Attacks
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Find out how attackers launch different types of DDoS so that you can prepare your organization's security strategy to protect the key apps and data on its network.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

A10 Networks

The Essential Checklist: A Practical Guide to Efficient Security Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Find out how to detect and resolve data breaches faster by using a security operations checklist to identify which areas of your strategy could benefit most from updated methodologies like security automation.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

ServiceNow

Ddos Jumpstart: 11 Best Practices for Mitigating the DDoS of Things
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to proactively detect and mitigate even advanced, multi-vector DDoS attacks. Plus, find out how to protect your network and key business apps by implementing 11 best practices.
Posted: 31 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2017

A10 Networks

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

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

GDPR: What Healthcare Organizations Everywhere Need To Know
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: Enforcement of the new EU GDPR rules is slated to begin in May 2018 and what they require should compel healthcare organizations to start preparing now. Inside, discover 10 recommendations to get started with GDPR compliance.
Posted: 20 Oct 2017 | Published: 20 Oct 2017

Absolute

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

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.
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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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