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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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Actively Defending Across the Cyber Kill Chain
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines how your organization can detect an attack sooner and potentially disrupt or block it by actively defending across the cyber kill chain.
Posted: 17 Dec 2013 | Published: 17 Dec 2013

Global Knowledge

Protecting Your Roaming Workforce With Cloud-Based Security
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines how transitioning to a cloud-based security service can help you meet the challenges met by employees working beyond your organization's secure perimeter.
Posted: 16 Dec 2013 | Published: 16 Dec 2013

Sophos, Inc.

Simplifying Compliance and Data Security for Health Providers
sponsored by Websense
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses how you can simplify data security and compliance for health providers, providing helpful best practices for keeping you sensitive data safe in the age of mobility.
Posted: 16 Dec 2013 | Published: 16 Dec 2013

Websense

Mobility: No Longer a Risky Business?
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource examines critical best practices for establishing safe and secure networks so that your business can utilize mobility without increasing security risks. Read on to learn how you can ensure a safe and secure mobile environment.
Posted: 09 Dec 2013 | Published: 09 Dec 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc.

The RSA GRC Reference Architecture
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: With businesses continue to focus on governance, risk and compliance (GRC), IT professionals have to maintain efficient security policies. This in-depth white paper outlines the importance of a GRC policy and how it can help your business.
Posted: 09 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

Taking Charge of Security in a Hyperconnected World
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to uncover the top mistakes IT managers are making in their security strategies, and why they need a more continuous approach to improving defense systems in today's ever changing threat landscape.
Posted: 06 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

A Universal Log Management Solution
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore a universal log management solution that consolidates log data from security, compliance audit, IT operations, and application development teams to provide clear visibility to improve troubleshooting abilities.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Five Stages of a Web Malware Attack
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to explore the 5 stages of web malware attacks, along with a checklist of what your web security solution needs in order to provide reliable, layered protection to prevent data theft.
Posted: 20 Nov 2013 | Published: 20 Nov 2013

Sophos, Inc.

The DDoS Threat Spectrum
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper takes an in-depth look at the evolution of DDoS attacks, outlining their history, present landscape and potential future so that your organization can understand what may be coming on the horizon and take the necessary precautions to ensure data protection and business continuity.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

F5 Networks

Chapter 2: EBook: Corporate Data in the Consumer Cloud
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This expert resource examines specific policy considerations IT needs to keep in mind when using consumer cloud storage services, and discusses features of services and tools that can help control the use of the cloud.
Posted: 18 Nov 2013 | Published: 18 Nov 2013

BlackBerry

Solitaire: Is your platform secure? Really?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper analyzes the business differentiators among the leading security vendors and examines how safe they can actually keep your data.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

IBM

Mapping Security For Your Virtual Environment
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this comprehensive white paper, explore the a solution to virtualization management solution that integrates with existing security strategies, offering simplified, efficient, and compliance-ready defense systems.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

10 Sins of an Enterprise Backup & Recovery
sponsored by Asigra
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines ten common enterprise backup and recovery problems that organizations today face, and discusses the steps you can take to ensure that if and when disaster strikes, the correct data can be efficiently restored with minimum disruption.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

Asigra

Deep Security as a Service: Cloud Security for Amazon Web Services (AWS)
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to unveil a deep security as a service option that offers scalable protection for the cloud's elastic environment. Click now to see how to get maximum value out of your cloud investment.
Posted: 16 Dec 2013 | Published: 16 Dec 2013

Trend Micro

A Manager's Guide To Unified Threat Management And Next-Generation Firewalls
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: As the threat landscape becomes more dangerous, businesses are deploying unified threat management (UTM) systems. This guide explores the important question of - Which UTM option is right for your organization?
Posted: 12 Dec 2013 | Published: 12 Dec 2013

Sophos, Inc.

Compliance Management's Seven Steps to Success
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: Failure to meet compliance can result in fines, dangerous network exposure and damage to a company's reputation. Traditional techniques leave many organizations at risk. Read this white paper to learn 7 critical steps to achieve network compliance.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Infoblox

Defending Against Denial of Service Attacks
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for key information about how denial of service (DoS) attacks have taken advantage of the lack of security and compliance measures around network availability. Read on to learn how you can leverage networks and applications to defend against these threats.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

F5 Networks

Integrating security with HP TippingPoint
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to explore the key features of an intrusion prevention system (IPS) solution that keeps highly-virtualized, hybrid-delivered cloud services secure while ensuring top delivery performance.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

HP & Intel®

The Evolution of Data Deduplication
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper takes an in-depth look at data deduplication, examining the evolution of the process and discussing how your organization can best apply it to reap the most benefits.
Posted: 21 Nov 2013 | Published: 21 Nov 2013

Fujitsu

Expert Strategies: How to Adapt to Social Media While Making Sure You Stay Compliant
sponsored by Bloomberg
WHITE PAPER: In this expert white paper, gain insight on how to successfully keep compliant while protecting your business from the potential risks associated with using social media as a business tool.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

Bloomberg

Using a Risk-Based Approach to Address a Changing Threat Landscape
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, gain exclusive insight on risk-based authentication systems. Learn why these systems will continue to enable convenient user access, boost information security policies to prevent fraudulent access, and ensure user privacy.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

Unified Access and Optimization with F5 BIG-IP Edge Gateway
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a gateway solution that integrates security, availability, and application acceleration services to enable context-aware networking, providing the unified access that today's mobile users need while keeping mobile data secure.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

F5 Networks

Sample Corporate Mobile Device Acceptable Use and Security Policy
sponsored by Wisegate
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive white paper, gain insight on how senior-level IT security professionals have approached the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend thus far, and which strategies have led to success or failure.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 14 Nov 2013

Wisegate

Bloomberg Personal Vault
sponsored by Bloomberg
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for an e-mail archiving solution that offers powerful search capabilities and improved archiving functions to reduce time spent trying to find specific historical messages.
Posted: 11 Nov 2013 | Published: 11 Nov 2013

Bloomberg

Clearswift Government Communications 2.0
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, explore the evolving trends in the public sector landscape, and what this means for information governance and security. Learn how crucial it is to prevent data leakage for the sake of regulations and citizens' trust.
Posted: 08 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

Clearswift
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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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