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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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How to Overcome Security Skills Deficiencies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research report explores how security leaders are confronting the challenges in recruiting and retaining technical security architects, specialists and staff, paying special attention to how managed security services providers (MSSPs) are critical to staying one step ahead of the security curve. View now to learn more!
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

IBM

Cyber Security Intelligence Index - Analysis of Cyber Security attack and incident data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: IBM Managed Security Services continuously monitors tens of billions of events per day, and this white paper provides you the opportunity to gain insight into what this data really means. Read on to discover the prevalent types of attacks and attackers and the key factors enabling them.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

IBM

Symantec Internet Security Threat Report
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This report reveals the latest information about today's top security vulnerabilities and threats – from targeted attacks and exploits to spam and phishing – to help you keep your organization safe. View now to learn more!
Posted: 23 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Symantec Corporation

Mobile Security: Controlling Growing Threats with Mobile Device Management
sponsored by LabTech Software
WHITE PAPER: This IT brief outlines 7 essentials in mobile device management for controlling mobile risk and meeting today's security demands when supporting your clients' BYOD plans.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

LabTech Software

Practitioner's Guide to Establishing a SOC
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides an overview of how to evaluate the security controls needed to establish a Security Operation Center (SOC), along with what data a SOC needs to quickly detect and respond to a breach.
Posted: 12 Jul 2013 | Published: 09 Apr 2013

AlienVault

Three Critical Decisions You Need to Make at the First Sign of a Security Breach
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks UK
WHITE PAPER: Uncover three critical questions you should be prepared to answer quickly after the first signs of a security breach to effectively reduce the duration and impact of a breach.
Posted: 23 May 2013 | Published: 23 May 2013

Dell SecureWorks UK

Top 10 Reasons You Don't Need MDM
sponsored by Fiberlink
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the top 10 reasons you don't need a mobile device management (MDM) solution ... or do you?
Posted: 16 May 2013 | Published: 16 May 2013

Fiberlink

How Citrix ShareFile Enables Secure Data Sharing in the Enterprise
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will guide even the most experienced of IT professionals on how to share data securely in the face of IT trends like BYOD and mobile workforces.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 26 Aug 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Computer Weekly special report: Managing mobile security and user access control
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Learn why mobile devices are forcing organizations to change the way they think about security.
Posted: 21 Aug 2013 | Published: 21 Aug 2013

BlackBerry

A Buyer's Guide to Endpoint Protection Platforms
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner buyer's guide to endpoint protection platforms aims to help you select the endpoint protection platform (EPP) that best aligns with your organization's needs. View now for key recommendations and advice before purchasing an EPP.
Posted: 02 Aug 2013 | Published: 17 Apr 2012

McAfee, Inc.

HP Bring your own device to Healthcare
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers valuable insight for health care providers looking to harness the potential of BYOD initiatives by allowing caregivers and administrators to use their own mobile devices in a way that is secure and operationally efficient.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 19 Jun 2012

HP & Intel®

Beyond Passwords: A Fine-Grained Approach to Privileged Identity Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This resource outlines the risks associated with privileged accounts and details how a privileged management tool helps reduce risk, improve compliance, and – above all – boost security and protect your organization from insider threats.
Posted: 18 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

CA Technologies.

Defending Against APTs: Do You Have the Complete Picture?
sponsored by Hexis Cyber Solutions Inc
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the ins and outs of APTs and learn why current defenses lack the ability to protect your organization. In addition, learn about a pioneering security management approach that provides the features you need to combat these troublesome threats.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

Hexis Cyber Solutions Inc

Panda Cloud Systems Management: Partners and Administrator's Guide
sponsored by Panda Security
WHITE PAPER: This crucial resource takes an in-depth look at a cloud-based remote device monitoring and management solution that offers high-quality service while promoting task automation to increase efficiency.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

Panda Security

Panda Cloud Systems Management: Reports Datasheet
sponsored by Panda Security
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper examines a cloud-based IT management solution that provides detailed and measurable reports to justify time spent and show all of the actions you have taking remotely preventing and managing problems.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

Panda Security

User Provisioning: The Business Imperative
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Did you know utilizing a comprehensive provisioning tool can help you improve compliance, reduce costs, and improve operational efficiency? Read now to learn more!
Posted: 15 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

CA Technologies.

Reducing the Costs of IT Security Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This resource outlines the IT security management challenges admins today are experiencing and unveils how sound identity and access management (IAM) practices and solutions can resolve many of these issues.
Posted: 12 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

CA Technologies.

How Can Content-Aware IAM give me the Security I need to Confidently Move My Business Forward
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a comprehensive and scalable solution for managing user identities, access and information use.
Posted: 11 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

CA Technologies.

Security Across the Enterprise: Protect and Empower Your Branch Offices
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today's branch offices rely on business-critical applications to keep the workforce as efficient as possible. But they're also vulnerable to attacks that can harm productivity and breaches that can compromise sensitive information. Successfully defending the enterprise at its branch offices requires a collaborative, defense-in-depth approach.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 16 Oct 2008

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Network Security 2.0: A Systems Approach to Threat Mitigation Augments Defense in Depth
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In the first edition of a six part series on Network Security sponsored by Cisco Systems, security architecture is the focus. Specifically covered is a systems approach that builds on IT security investment using System Management for policy, reputation and identity.
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 May 2008

Cisco Systems, Inc.

A More Rational Approach to Endpoint Security: Five Reasons to Simplify Your Life
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers 5 reasons to rethink your current endpoint protection solution. Learn how to reduce security incident response time by 40% while reducing time spent on remediation by 70%. Read now to learn more about next-gen endpoint protection and discover what you might be missing.
Posted: 30 May 2013 | Published: 30 May 2013

McAfee, Inc.

Cloud security, options and trends
sponsored by CenterBeam
WHITE PAPER: In this brief Q&A, Shahin Pirooz, Chief Technology and Security Officer and Executive Vice president of cloud solutions at CenterBeam, Inc. provides expert analysis of the current state of cloud security. Read now for valuable advice on how you can tailor your cloud infrastructure to meet the needs of your business.
Posted: 28 May 2013 | Published: 28 May 2013

CenterBeam

Five security considerations in the mobile age - Strengthen security in mobile environments with WebSphere DataPower appliances
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: While mobility presents today's organizations with new business opportunities, it also introduces alarming security risks. This guide counts down five key security issues you need to consider in order to drive mobile success.
Posted: 17 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IBM

Mobile Device Security: What Senior Managers Should Know
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this article, find practical advice to help you effectively manage the iPads, Android phones, and other next-generation mobile devices in your organization in order to minimize risk and drive business success.
Posted: 14 May 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

Sophos, Inc.

Responding to—and recovering from—sophisticated security attacks
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, find four things you can do now to keep your organization safe. Learn what you need to know to effectively respond to and recover from sophisticated security attacks by reading on now.
Posted: 14 May 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 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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