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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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Four Ways DNS Can Accelerate Business Growth
sponsored by Neustar®
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the plethora of benefits that a robust and secure DNS can provide your organization. Read on to find out how you can significantly enhance your web experience for users, driving new streams of revenue.
Posted: 20 Mar 2014 | Published: 20 Mar 2014

Neustar®

Hackers, Hacking, and CEHv8
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This resource addresses hackers, hacking, and what can be done to prevent cyber-attacks. It also highlights the different motives for hacking and common methods hackers use.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 21 Jan 2014

Global Knowledge

9 Simple (but Critical) Tips for Effective Patch Management
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers 9 patch management best practices. Click now to reveal a comprehensive solution that will help you achieve effective patch management without suffering high costs.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Evolving Security Tech Presents New Opportunities for Businesses
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines the technologies that are changing the enterprise and effects that they have on your security environment. Read on and also learn about emerging security trends and requirements that can help keep your organization safe as technologies evolve.
Posted: 14 Mar 2014 | Published: 14 Mar 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

RSA Receives Highest Rating by Gartner in MarketScope for IT GRC
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This resource gives a solid definition of IT Governance, Risk and Compliance Management and lists a number of vendors and their solutions and gives the strengths and challenges of each.
Posted: 12 Mar 2014 | Published: 07 Jun 2013

EMC Corporation

Mobile Security: How to Protect the Enterprise in the Mobile Era
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Find out about the three pillars of mobile security that give users the flexibility and access they need, and provide a strong foundation to protect your data.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 11 Mar 2014

Dell Software

Leverage Security Intelligence for Government Agencies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource features a security intelligence platform that's paired with data analytics to help prevent, defend, remediate, and analyze more security incidents and policy violations than traditional information security systems.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

IBM

A New Standard for Security Leaders. Insights from the 2013 IBM CISO Assessment
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This guide discusses security leaders' top concerns with today's aggressive threat landscape.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

Managing User Identities and Access in the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features an automated identity and access management (IAM) solution that accommodates physical and cloud environment users to ensure that the right people have the right access to virtualized resources and applications.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

IBM

Supporting the Zero Trust Model of Information Security: The Important Role of Today's Intrusion Prevention Systems
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research, Inc. report introduces a zero trust model to reduce risk of insider and outsider threats. Click through to learn how the intrusion prevention system (IPS) can be used to fulfill this model.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Managing Identities and Access in the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore a federated, full life-cycle identity and access management solution that allows IT managers to ensure the right users are accessing the right corporate data.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

IBM

The Promises and Pitfalls of BYOD
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Find out how to let employees use personal smartphones, tablets and laptops for work purposes while protecting your network from malware, data theft and unauthorized access.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Published: 07 Feb 2014

Dell Software

Discover How Mail Express Solves 2 of Your Biggest IT Headaches
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: Mail Express can easily solve your most troublesome headaches surrounding email and it can reduce costs, too. Get all the answers instantly when you download this whitepaper.
Posted: 04 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

GlobalScape

The SIEM Evaluator's Guide
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: This guide takes a look at the current trends in security management and how an effective SIEM strategy can help you ensure security.
Posted: 04 Mar 2014 | Published: 04 Mar 2014

AlienVault

Real-world Identity and Access Management (IAM) for Unix-based Systems
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Unix systems face special IAM challenges. Discover how to be overcome them with the right practices and tools, enabling you to enhance security, achieve compliance and dramatically improve operational efficiency.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Published: 04 Mar 2013

Dell Software

Business Driven Governance: Managing Policies for Data Retention
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains how you can establish and manage an overall data retention strategy through information governance and database archiving policies.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

IBM

Business-driven data privacy policies - Establish and enforce enterprise data privacy policies to support compliance and protect sensitive data.
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers insight to help you establish and enforce business-driven data privacy policies. Read on to learn how to comply with privacy regulations, navigate data governance requirements, and more.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

IBM

Unified Communications Security
sponsored by NextPlane
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper examines several kinds of attacks designed specifically to disrupt UC platforms and discusses how your organization can defend against these increasingly frequent threats.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 27 Feb 2014

NextPlane

IAM for the Real World – Privileged Account Management
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Read this e-book for essential information on common security issues with privileged account management – and how you can minimize or eliminate them.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Dell Software

Securing your Midsized Business
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores security management strategies and how to combat the growth of sophisticated threats.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

Enterprise Security with mobilEcho® : Enterprise Security from the Ground Up
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a mobile file management (MFM) solution that ensures secure corporate file access for the mobile workforce.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Acronis

Cutting the Cost of Application Security
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents a cost breakdown of a Web application firewall solution versus the potential costs of remediation after a successful Web attack. Click now to see why this solution is worth the investment.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 20 Feb 2014

Imperva

Keeping Distributed Endpoints Safe and Secure
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore a single console management solution that helps IT maintain visibility and control over a disparate endpoint environment. Click now to unveil key features that help reduce risk and ensure compliance without adding complexity or costs.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2012

IBM

Continuous Cyber Situational Awareness
sponsored by Lumeta Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper takes an in-depth look at continuous monitoring, describing how you can successfully deploy the technology and how it can increase visibility and streamline your security management.
Posted: 10 Feb 2014 | Published: 10 Feb 2014

Lumeta Corporation

5 Steps to Network Situational Awareness
sponsored by Lumeta Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a five step program to achieve Network Situational Awareness and gain a thorough understanding of your network infrastructure so you can more closely manage any changes and catch problems before they impact your business.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Published: 07 Feb 2014

Lumeta Corporation
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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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