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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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Sonicwall 2017 Annual Threat Report
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: The threat landscape evolved and shifted over the course of 2016, pushing the arms race between security professionals and cybercriminals to new heights. In this 2017 annual threat report discover key findings, vital takeaways, and a look to the future cybersecurity threat landscape.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 23 Feb 2017

Dell SonicWALL

10 Tips for Protecting Data in the Cloud
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover 10 tips on how to keep your data safe in the cloud. Learn how to limit the harm the cloud poses to your business, mitigate privacy concerns, and retain full control of your information in-transit and in-use.
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 | Published: 22 Feb 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Top 5 Questions Answered on How to Best Protect Your Data in the Cloud
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover 5 vital cloud data protection questions and answers in this white paper, covering your organization's first steps into migrating to the cloud all the way to dealing with long-term compliance issues.
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 | Published: 21 Feb 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

A Look at How Data Privacy Laws Impact Cloud Expansion in Germany
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Gain a rare glance into the issues that arise when an organization hoping to implement cloud application services in Germany must navigate in order to remain compliant.
Posted: 21 Feb 2017 | Published: 21 Feb 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Email Security Threats: Not Just from the Outside
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Analysts have recently evaluated the state of enterprise security readiness for email threats. Learn how to look beyond basic defensive capabilities to avoid missing out on advancing security technologies.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Mimecast

The Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment 2017
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: By testing cloud security services against email security systems, Mimecast gathered data from 25,000 customers to understand the severity of threats and the effectiveness of commonly deployed email security systems. Learn more about what kind of threats are getting through incumbent email security systems both in large number and type.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Mimecast

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Email Security 2016 Vendor Assessment
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: In this report excerpt learn about the email security market, how it is experiencing an influx of new features to deal with adapting threats, and how Forcepoint has been named a leader in the market.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 17 Feb 2017

Forcepoint

Your Guide to Today's Corporate Web Security
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: In this Radicati Market Quadrant research report, uncover insight into the corporate web security market. Access a detailed breakdown of how individual vendors fit within the web security market and who the top players, trail blazers, specialists, and mature players are.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 May 2016

Forcepoint

Today's State of Endpoint Protection & Management
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: Unravel these 5 endpoint protection myths that are preventing your organization from attaining total endpoint visibility.
Posted: 16 Feb 2017 | Published: 16 Feb 2017

Absolute

Your Guide to Uncovering Hidden Threats within Encrypted Traffic
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this Ponemon Study discover how the malicious use of SSL encryption is on the rise, and what your organization can do about mitigating its risk to your business.
Posted: 15 Feb 2017 | Published: 15 Feb 2017

A10 Networks

How to Uncover Threats in SSL Traffic
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Delve into 5 features to consider when selecting an SSL inspection platform, helping you pick out the threats that may be hiding in the very encryption that you thought was making your organization safe.
Posted: 14 Feb 2017 | Published: 14 Feb 2017

A10 Networks

Vendor Risk Management Checklist
sponsored by ModoModo
WHITE PAPER: As outsourcing becomes the norm with more and more aspects of an enterprise's operations managed by third parties, these organizations expose themselves to a growing amount of shared risk. The following checklist can serve as a guide to help your organization mitigate vendor risk.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

ModoModo

How to Implement Practical Security Assessments
sponsored by ModoModo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers ways to gain perspective about your security based on developing a proper and balanced perspective in the rather oblique world of assessments.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

ModoModo

Cyber Threat Analysis For 2017
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Access this guide to uncover a number of vital security predictions for 2017, including: enterprise environments providing fertile territory for ransomware operators, how IoT can enable DDoS attacks, and more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

Understanding and Overcoming Cloud Security Threats
sponsored by Peak10
WHITE PAPER: The cloud doesn't have to be a security concern. This white paper dives into common security threats to the cloud and best practices on how to deal with them.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Peak10

How to Streamline Vendor Risk Management
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: Explore how vendor risk management has traditionally been handled, why traditional strategies alone are inadequate, and 3 ways to make vendor risk management more efficient.
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 06 Feb 2017

BitSight

Why SSL Decryption is Critical for Today's Secure Web Gateways & 5 Keys to an Effective Solution
sponsored by ContentKeeper
WHITE PAPER: Discover why SSL decryption is a critical component for today's secure web gateways; and illustrated is a 5-point framework for evaluating these gateways to ensure you handle decryption successfully. Read on to also address the challenges associated with SSL decryption and how these created a big gap in effectiveness among solutions.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 03 Feb 2017

ContentKeeper

Vendor Analysis: 8 Cloud Security Gateway Providers
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: In this Forrester report, discover a 23-criteria evaluation for cloud security gateway (CSG) providers that identifies, analyzes, and scores the top 8, allowing you to make an educated decision in choosing which one might be the best for your enterprise.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 15 Nov 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Threat Intelligence: Your Secret Weapon
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: Within 24 months of a major data loss, 72% of businesses are forced to shut their doors. Learn how SMBs can gain the threat data, intelligence, experience, wisdom, expertise, and focused attention needed to identify and control attacks.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

AlienVault

7 Data Loss Prevention Suite Providers Compared
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: In this report, Forrester Research identified, researched, and analyzed 7 top data loss prevention providers. Learn how each provider measures up and discover how to make an educated decision in choosing which might be the best for your enterprise.
Posted: 02 Feb 2017 | Published: 08 Nov 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

How to Get More Signal, Less Noise for Your SIEM
sponsored by ExtraHop
WHITE PAPER: Uncover how adding wire data to your SIEM platforms can reduce the time spent by security teams in collecting and normalizing log data, minimize storage costs, and increase the effectiveness of your SIEM platform by providing better contextual information about threats and incidents.
Posted: 31 Jan 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

ExtraHop

Confronting Enterprise Security Risk: The State of Incident Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, uncover research from ESG on the major causes of delays in incident response times and how to effectively counteract them, best practices to improve incident response, and more.
Posted: 30 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Jan 2017

ServiceNow

An Essential Checklist for Your Security Response Solution
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Learn what the required capabilities of your security response are and how to put your organization on the path to tailoring your response to fit your needs with 7 keys to succeed in today's high-risk environment.
Posted: 30 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Jan 2017

ServiceNow

Box: Securing Business Information In The Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to address content security challenges with Box on the cloud and enable productivity and collaboration with anyone, anywhere, and at any time, while maintaining control and compliance over your business content.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 01 Feb 2017

IBM

Office of the CIO - Box Case Study
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to secure Box on the cloud, and in doing so yield more benefits than just keeping your data safe.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 01 Feb 2017

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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