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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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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WHITE PAPER: The harsh truth of security today is reactive strategies are outdated and it's time to switch gears to a proactive defense.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: 76% of surveyed security professionals indicated their organization had been compromised by at least one successful cyberattack in 2015. Don't let your enterprise be the next one. Discover applicable options, trade-offs, and other considerations to migrate your security defenses.
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

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

The Enemy Within: Why Insiders Are Still the Weakest Link in Your Data Security Chain
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the 5 steps that your enterprise needs to take in order to foster a conscientious data security environment within your enterprise, despite the challenges of the digital era.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Jul 2015

Absolute

Windows Security Management: What's New in Windows 10
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll explore how new auditing and logging capabilities in Windows 10 give IT visibility into potential threats. Uncover ways to thwart threat actors by scoping user privileges, logging on with additional credentials, and more.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Best Practices for Mobile Application Lifecycle Management
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover several mobile application lifecycle management (MALM) best practices for organizations with BYOD policies. Read on to discover the benefits of MALM, including single sign-on for all enterprise apps, real-time security reporting, and more.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM MaaS360

A Guide to 12 CyberSecurity Metrics You/Your Vendors Should be Watching
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details 12 actionable metrics that can help you specifically assess how your organization is doing with its current cybersecurity.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

BitSight

The Current and Future State of IT Security
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: To know what needs improvement, decision-makers need only look to their peers. Learn the priorities, challenges and strengths in IT security from 1,440 interviews conducted by market research analysts Vanson Bourne.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

The Forrester Wave: Information Security Consulting Services
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester report details and analyzes the 13 most significant security consulting service providers and their offerings. Access now to learn more about how well these consultancies fulfill security standards to best select the right partner for your business.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

IBM

Gartner Toolkit for CISOs: Prebuilt Slides to Share with the Board
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner Toolkit helps technology management prepare updates for their senior executives or their board, sponsored by Imperva.
Posted: 24 Feb 2016 | Published: 14 Jan 2014

Imperva

15-Step Checklist for Reducing Mobile Security Risks
sponsored by Lenovo
WHITE PAPER: This checklist is designed to help you identify key steps in minimizing the risks associated with mobile devices. Uncover 15 ways to assess your current mobile security plans and identify aspects that may need more attention.
Posted: 23 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Lenovo

Vendor Comparisons for Fifteen SIEM Products
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner report can help you navigate the multitude of SIEM options available in today's marketplace and select the one that's right for you. Take a look to learn the strengths, weaknesses, and capabilities of fifteen leading SIEM products.
Posted: 17 Feb 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2015

IBM

A Guide to Email Security for Mid-sized Businesses
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, examine the current state of email security for mid-sized businesses and evaluate the key features of a successful email gateway security solution. View now to learn how you can mitigate your email risk with multiple antivirus engines, filtering for email exploits, and intelligent spam filtering.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

LogicNow

The Rise of Known and Unknown Malware and Best Approaches to Zero-Day Attacks
sponsored by Checkpoint Software Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, you will examine several best practice strategies for malware threat defense and protection against zero-day attacks.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2015

Checkpoint Software Technologies

Checkpoint: Demystifying Mobile Security Attacks
sponsored by Checkpoint Software Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, you will examine some of the most common mobile attacks, and moreover demystify how the attacks work and the damage they can cause.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Checkpoint Software Technologies

Zero Trust on the Endpoint
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you a "never trust, always verify" security policy that remedies the deficiencies with perimeter-centric strategies and ensures there's no default trust for any entity or user.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Palo Alto Networks

Digital Guardian Data Loss Prevention
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Continue reading this white paper to discover how you can gain the deepest visibility, fine-grained control and the industry's broadest data protection coverage
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Digital Guardian

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

A Look Back: Last Year's Hottest Shadow Data Trends
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Based on the analysis of nearly 63 million documents used in popular file sharing tools, this report examines the use of unsanctioned apps in the enterprise. Access now for in-depth findings on how your employees may be using these apps and what you can do to better plan cloud services.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Feb 2016

Blue Coat Systems

2016 Security Predictions: Understanding the Most Serious Threats and How to Protect Against Them
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This security predictions guide highlights 5 emerging threats of 2016. Armed with tactics to stay steps ahead of cybercriminals, you'll feel good about leading your team through the trenches as you mitigate IoT, mobile, and cloud risks.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Feb 2016

A10 Networks
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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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