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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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Six Steps to Implementing a Risk-Based Security Approach
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Let this white paper be your guide to implementing an effective, risk-based security approach. Learn how to identify the 6 key components needed to launch this type of approach, why it's effective at mitigating threats, and where you can customize the approach to provide maximum protection.
Posted: 07 Mar 2017 | Published: 07 Mar 2017

Dell SecureWorks

Board Oversight of Cybersecurity Risk: A Framework for Inquiry
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Use this white paper as your tool for improving the board-management dialog on cybersecurity risk management. It will help boards and management craft a replicable reporting template for reviewing risk levels, measuring operational effectiveness, and prioritizing initiatives over time.
Posted: 06 Mar 2017 | Published: 06 Mar 2017

Dell SecureWorks

The Power of Precise Threat Intelligence
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the proper threat intelligence choices can maximize protection for your organization. Discover how to tailor your threat intelligence to your needs and how to pick out the right tools for the job.
Posted: 03 Mar 2017 | Published: 03 Mar 2017

Dell SecureWorks

Identifying TTPs with threat intelligence With Threat Intelligence
sponsored by Recorded Future
WHITE PAPER: Learn the finer points of knowing how to counter the tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) of a malicious attacker. Uncover the value of identifying attacker TTPs and understanding information source types to ultimately improve relevant and timely intelligence reporting.
Posted: 02 Mar 2017 | Published: 02 Mar 2017

Recorded Future

Threat Intelligence Reveals Secrets: From the Surface to the Dark Web
sponsored by Recorded Future
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the deep web, and by extension the dark web, are closer to the surface web that you most likely enjoy every day. Discover what we can learn from the connections between the three and what it means for your organization's security policy.
Posted: 02 Mar 2017 | Published: 02 Mar 2017

Recorded Future

Intelligent Security Operations: A How-To Guide
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Find your roadmap for implementing an intelligent, analytics-driven security operations center in this white paper. Discover how to gain visibility into your organization to detect and respond to existing and new threats.
Posted: 02 Mar 2017 | Published: 02 Mar 2017

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Achieve Compliance and Cost Control with Workspace Aggregation
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to provide your organization with the solution to effectively deal with the security and compliance risks and improve cost control.
Posted: 02 Mar 2017 | Published: 02 Mar 2017

Matrix42

Comparing SIEM, Big Data, and Behavior Analytics
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Learn how SIEM can effectively secure your organization's logs where big data can fail. Discover the components of effective and mature SIEM, SIEM's correlation with security context, scaling security detection, and more.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 01 Mar 2017

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Embrace Risk: Secure Your Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to secure your hybrid cloud by treating security as something that should be built into the IT cloud strategy and its design from the very beginning.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 01 Mar 2017

HPE and Intel®

Beyond the Sandbox: Strengthen Your Edge-to-Endpoint Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Should security pros rely on sandboxing as their single point of defense? Discover where sandboxing technology stands today, why it fails to meet the needs of organizations, and what's needed for effective malware analysis.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Your Guide to Spotting and Preventing Malware Infection
sponsored by Solarwinds MSP
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the types of attacks facing a typical network and uncover some successful mitigation strategies IT professionals have implemented to protect their networks.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Solarwinds MSP

A Look at How Data Privacy Laws Impact Cloud Adoption in Russia
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to satisfy Russian data residency, privacy, and regulation requirements when it comes to the cloud. Discover how to avoid business disruptions by complying with the law.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Next-generation Firewall Platforms the Answer to NGFW Shortcomings?
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Firewall technology has evolved to be an essential cog in the overall cybersecurity machine, but it remains one of a multitude of puzzle pieces needed. In this ESG report uncover the NGFW shortcomings, and how to maximize their efficiency for your organization
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Secure Your Email Against Targeted Phishing Attacks
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to ensure your email is protected against phishing attacks. Discover not only what to look for in threats coming in, but also how to tackle sophisticated email security challenges.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

The Ultimate Checklist To Preventing And Fighting Ransomware Attacks
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: When it comes to battling ransomware, your best offense is a good defense. Is your organization prepared to ward off an attack? Run through these 10 steps to develop, or enhance your existing, ransomware defense strategy.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

How ransomware can hold your business hostage
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Delve into the modern malware threat landscape and gain a detailed understanding of how malware targets your company, how it works, why traditional methods fail to protect against it, and how to mitigate your risk.
Posted: 28 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Dell SonicWALL

The new EUsecurityrequirements and you
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: This infographic reveals how to support compliance while reaping business rewards. Learn about tools that deliver real-time threat intelligence, policy-based data usage assurance, and 2 more compliant ways to use and store data.
Posted: 27 Feb 2017 | Published: 27 Feb 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

4 Essential Capabilities for Advanced Malware Protection
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the essential capabilities you need to deploy advanced malware protection, the key questions you should ask your vendor, and how to combat today's advanced malware attacks using a combination of 4 techniques.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Ransomware: Block Attackers with a Layered Defense
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover what ransomware is, what it does, and how customers can defend their organizations against it. Reveal what a layered defense strategy can do for your organization and how to best implement it.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Viewpoints and Vendor Comparisons: Access Management and ID Federation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this market report, learn how web access management and identity federation enable organizations to manage access both from and to external systems, including cloud services, in a consistent way. Also gain rare insight into product ratings, vendor coverage, leaders in the field, and more.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM

Protect Your Critical Assets with Identity Governance and Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how integrating policy and governance controls with identity management processes would help your organization understand, control, and make better business decisions related to access and risk.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM

A New Dawn For Data Privacy
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn the benefits of embracing the GDPR with a good data governance strategy, which can help you not only avoid sticky legal situations, but keep your own data private as well.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Advanced Threat Protection: Putting a Solid Sandbox Strategy in Place
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to create a sandbox strategy that maximizes traffic visibility (including encrypted traffic), uses multiple detection methods (leveraging sandboxing, along with passive signature based and heuristic scanning), and possesses an architecture that balances performance, implementation costs and an inability to be detected.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Dell SonicWALL

8 Best Practices To Prevent Your Data From Being Held Hostage
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Discover 8 best practices to protect your organization against ransomware attacks, minimizing your attack surfaces as well as reducing your vulnerability and strengthening your overall security posture.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Dell SonicWALL

2016 Mobile Security & Business Transformation Study
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise mobility has transformed security and business practices. Access the 2016 Mobile Security & Business Transformation Study, and learn what 200 respondents had to say about how organizations like yours can conduct -- and secure -- enterprise mobility.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM MaaS360
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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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