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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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Agile Security for Virtualization, Software-DefinedNetworking, and Cloud
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how software-defined networking has changed security, and how some of the best policies can flourish when security is kept at the heart of the data center revolution.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 07 Nov 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Automating Advanced Security for the Software Defined Data Center
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to protect your data centers, eliminate the need for manual intervention when it comes to deploying an ever-expanding infrastructure, and not let strong security measures get in the way of growth.
Posted: 04 Nov 2016 | Published: 04 Nov 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Addressing Your Cloud Security Challenges
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Ease your move to the cloud with the advice offered in this white paper, including an overview of the main classes of cloud architecture, the security consideration of moving to the cloud, key challenges of public and private clouds, and more.
Posted: 03 Nov 2016 | Published: 03 Nov 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Securing the Public Cloud
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to secure your enterprise's presence on AWS and maximize your use of the public cloud. Access now to gain an in-depth understanding of how to protect both the public and hybrid cloud during and after transitioning from a traditional "brick and mortar" data center.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 01 Nov 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

A Guide for Building PCI DSS & HIPAA Compliant Businesses in the Cloud
sponsored by ThreatStack
WHITE PAPER: Where do you begin your cloud compliance journey? In this guide, learn to better understand the complexities of cloud compliance requirements, without all the headaches and confusion. Uncover how compliance differs in the cloud, why security monitoring is critical to achieving compliance, and more.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 01 Nov 2016

ThreatStack

The Ultimate Guide to Preventing Account Takeover
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: 46% of internet traffic is composed of bots at any given time performing automated tasks or mimicking human behavior. Access this resource to uncover the 7 steps to mitigate account take over bots, how to under their purpose and how to stop them in their tracks.
Posted: 31 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Distil Networks

5 Most Dangerous Data Center Security Threats
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Gain an in-depth look into the top 5 most dangerous threats to your data center infrastructure. Learn their tricks, behaviors, how devastating they can be and how to make sure your enterprise isn't the next victim.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 20 Oct 2016

A10 Networks

Provide the Ideal Frontline Firewall Defense
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover the vulnerabilities of your application servers that malicious users are looking to exploit. Learn about what kinds of attacks to expect and how to provide a stellar frontline defense against these threats.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 20 Oct 2016

Barracuda Networks

Fragmentation: The "Silent Killer" of Your Security Management Program
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: Look at the issues caused by security fragmentation and uncover a path towards enhanced security through better unity, one that cuts the detection deficit with a cohesive, intelligent defense.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

ThreatConnect

Top 5 Applications You Should Blacklist Now
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: Mitigate the threat presented by the 30 most targeted high-risk vulnerabilities by learning why you should blacklist the following applications: Apple QuickTime for Windows, Adobe Flash Player, iTunes for Windows, and MS Office 2007. Gain the best practices for restricting malicious software.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

Thycotic

A Security Intelligence and Analytics Platform That Helps You Neutralize Cyber Threats
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you'll learn about an intelligence and analytics platform that allows you to detect and neutralize cyber threats in real-time. Find out how you can centralize your visibility to eliminate data silos, automatically contextualize over 750 data sources to get the most up-to-data view of your security protocols, and more.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Why Employee Mobile Devices Are Undermining Your Enterprise Security Efforts
sponsored by Appthority
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the twin problems which most often lead to data breaches in mobile hardware: spear phishing and watering hole attacks. In addition, learn about a solution to stop them in their tracks by automating the scanning and analysis of employee mobile apps for risky behaviors, hidden actions, and mobile malware.
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 | Published: 04 Oct 2016

Appthority

Streamlining Security Incident and Vulnerability Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: The biggest obstacles to achieving "incident response excellence" are security and IT tool integration and coordinating incident response. Learn how the right security operations solution could simplify the coordination of incident response measures, effectively reducing your time-to-response.
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Sep 2016

ServiceNow

Your Blueprint to Securing Your Public and Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper and discover how you can securely scale protection to your cloud infrastructure and workloads, and segment both within the cloud and between endpoints, enterprise networks, and the cloud to keep your data safe.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 23 Sep 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Protect Yourself from Antivirus: Why Traditional AV Doesn't Offer Meaningful Security Value
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Traditional antivirus (AV) is no longer the solution to preventing endpoint breaches—it's the problem. Access this resource to learn why traditional AV no longer offers meaningful security value for your organization, and see how to get started protecting your endpoints without AV.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

How to Secure Cloud Applications & Services
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: In this executive guide, uncover everything you need to know to transition to the cloud seamlessly. Learn about incident response and threat detection, compliance and data privacy, selecting a CASB solution, and more.
Posted: 01 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Sep 2016

Blue Coat Systems

A Guide to Safely Adopting Office 365
sponsored by Symantec + Blue Coat
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for tips on how you can safely adopt Office 365. Learn where Office 365 fails to protect your organization and how to mitigate those shortcomings to prevent data exposures, safeguard against unauthorized user activity, and more.
Posted: 01 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Sep 2016

Symantec + Blue Coat

Bad Bots, Good Bots and Humans: Quantifying the Risk of Bad Bots
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover not only the detailed nature of bots, both good and bad ones, but also how to mitigate the massive threat bad bots pose to your enterprise's web presence. Learn not only the numbers and loss surrounding bad bot traffic, but also how to maximize your enterprise's ROI in keeping the bots at bay.
Posted: 29 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

Distil Networks

Quantifying the Risk and Economic Impact of Bad Bots
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to mitigate the threat of bad bots to your enterprise's sites. Discover vital information on issues faced by sites due to bad bots, such as web scraping, security breaches, spam, skewed analytics, and more.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 26 Aug 2016

Distil Networks

Perspective: The Art and Science of Value Realization in the Cloud
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to optimize your enterprise's cloud expense and see just how much business value it creates. See such value added as physical records savings, workforce hours, and streamlined workloads.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Infor

DDoS Attack: Smoke Screen or Smoke Signal?
sponsored by Arbor Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks are used as not only a means of direct harassment of enterprise data, but also as a "smoke screen" in an attempt to conceal more surgical intrusion tactics. Discover why organizations must recognize DDoS attacks for the data security threats that they have become.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Apr 2016

Arbor Networks

In-Depth Reviews for SIEM Buyers
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: Explore a collection of resources and reports that dive deep into what a SIEM solution needs to provide and how to evaluate the right solution for your organization. Specifically, get an overview and third-party reviews for AlienVault's SIEM platform.
Posted: 17 Nov 2016 | Published: 17 Nov 2016

AlienVault

Is Managed Security Monitoring Right for Your Organization?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The effort it takes to keep a security monitoring platform up and running can often make the whole endeavor seem more of a hassle than it is worth. Access this white paper now to learn whether managed security monitoring is right for your organization, and how to find the best partner for you.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

IBM

Four Key Steps That Can Move You Toward More Mature Identity And Access Management Program Now
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn the benefits of taking a deliberate approach to maturing an existing IAM program that directly improves business performance and security posture in this white paper. Uncover how to reduce costs through automation, improve operational efficiency through an integrated technology framework, and more.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

IBM

Mobile Security and Risk Review
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Mobility is now a fact of life in every global enterprise, but mobile access is not without risk, and IT organizations can no longer afford to overlook these risks. Learn about emerging risks, uncover a list the top blacklisted consumer apps, and get tips on how to protect your assets against mobile risks and threats.
Posted: 11 Aug 2016 | Published: 11 Aug 2016

MobileIron
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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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