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DEFINITION: Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) is a dictionary of standard terms related to security threats. These threats fall into two categories, known as vulnerabilities and exposures. A vulnerability is a fact about a computer, server or network that presents a definite, identifiable security risk in a certain context. An exposure is a security-related situation, event or fact that may be considered  … 
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CEO Fraud: How to Stop Impersonation Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: The following resource shows the results of 500 surveyed organizations that were victimized by whaling attacks. Access now to identify the impact of whaling attacks on other companies, so you can take the right safeguards in place.
Posted: 25 May 2016 | Published: 25 May 2016

Mimecast

Move Your Email to the Cloud with Confidence
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: As Office 365 adoption grows, Microsoft and all of its customers become a more appealing target. Explore the top five reasons you need a "Plan B" when it comes to securing Office 365.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 24 May 2016

Mimecast

Top 10 Security Priorities For US Healthcare Organizations
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: This report by Gartner reveals the main security challenges the healthcare industry faces. Unveil the top 10 security priorities for US healthcare organizations so that you can address the industry's most difficult challenges.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 22 Oct 2015

Absolute

What's Driving the State of Cybersecurity
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: The higher the demand for data and devices, the more you need protection against hackers. Discover how managed security services (MSS) can deliver advanced threat management.
Posted: 23 May 2016 | Published: 23 May 2016

Unisys

Help Your Security Team Sleep at Night
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores a platform that combines the packet, flow, application, infrastructure, and transaction data required to understand past security events. Uncover ways to make the right choices to strengthen and monitor cyber defenses.
Posted: 23 May 2016 | Published: 23 May 2016

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Anatomy of a Cyber-Attack
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: You need to understand the enemy -- and their malware -- before you can defeat them. Discover a comprehensive strategy to counter every stage of cyber-attacks and eliminate every type of malware from disrupting your network.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Dell Software

Enterprise Security Innovation on the AWS Cloud
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: One security leader optimized its offerings to give AWS customers a fast and convenient way to protect their data and applications against evolving threats. Discover ways to easily integrate additional protection, comply with regulations, and micro-segment off your virtual machines from neighbors when working on the cloud.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 19 Jan 2016

Unisys

Cloud Security: Advanced, Efficient, and Trusted
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Yesterday's security has fallen behind the needs of today. Here are better ways to address threats by keeping security up to speed with the cloud.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

Unisys

How One Security Expert is Exploring Modern Threats to Enterprises
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Organizations that deploy the right defenses, adopt the right governance, and train the right teams can achieve security in the evolving war over data. Discover ways to adapt your security strategy to new business models through a growing number of channels.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

E-Waste Is More Than Just Clutter – It’s A Security Issue
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: Do you dispose of, repurpose or recycle your old IT assets and technology? Explore why and how you should create a secure and frequent IT asset disposal program for your organization to stay compliant, safe, and clutter-free.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Iron Mountain

Why IT Leaders Are Buying into Mobile Security
sponsored by Lookout
WHITE PAPER: As mobile devices continue to play a major role in productivity, the likelihood for targeted cyber-attacks will continue to intensify. Discover how CIOs prioritize their mobile security investments today, and ensure mobility doesn't become a liability to your organization—even with the risk of data breach.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

Lookout

Your Complete Guide to Office 365 Security
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Get an in-depth look at the security features that Microsoft has built into Office 365. Learn how stringent Office 365's security practices are and learn exactly what's being done to protect your valuable data, including O365 encryption, multi-factor authentication, and more.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Datto, Inc.

Defending Your Office 365 Data: A Complete Guide
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the pertinent security risks inherent in Office 365, and learn where its built-in security falls short and how you can shore up your defenses to compensate. Gain the knowledge you need to stay secure while taking advantage of the benefits of Office 365 by learning about the 5 most prevalent threats to this platform.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Datto, Inc.

Security without Limits: Extending Enterprise-Grade Security from your Data Center to the Cloud
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Need the ability to quickly and securely shift workloads back forth between the data center and the cloud? Access this white paper and discover ways cryptographic micro-segmentation can seamlessly protect data center workloads against unauthorized access.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Unisys

A Comprehensive, Innovative Approach to Cloud Security
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: The use of roles -- rather than IP addresses -- significantly reduces the risk of configuration errors that leave your applications exposed to unauthorized users. Discover ways cloud security tools can mirror your on-premise application infrastructure with identical security policy definitions for both environments.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Unisys

Why Traditional Data and Network Security is Not Good Enough
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Learn now about a security innovation that can eliminate the tradeoff between cost and risk, improve agility by strengthening data protection, and reduce reliance on physical technology infrastructure.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 13 May 2016

Unisys

Advanced Security through Micro-segmentation and Cryptographic Cloaking for Highly Sensitive Data, Networks, and Systems
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Traditional network security hardware and software are becoming less effective and increasingly susceptible to advanced threats. Discover a different approach to mitigating risks by securing data-in-motion across any public or private network.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 13 May 2016

Unisys

Threat Defense Isn't Just About Detection: It's How Your Respond
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to leverage endpoint detection and response (EDR) to create truly intelligent endpoints that automatically detect and respond to threats before they do their damage. Additionally, read on to see 5 criteria to look for when researching EDR solutions so you can determine which are most proactive in helping to prevent attacks.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Intel Security

A Cloud Security Primer
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: With different cloud models available (public, private, hybrid) there's a lot of confusion around how to secure them and what methods work best for each model. No matter how far along you are with the cloud or how simple or complex your cloud deployment, access this white paper now so you can proactively prepare to repel inevitable attacks.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Emergency Incident Response: 10 Common Mistakes of Incident Responders
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Understand the top 10 common emergency incident response mistakes that organizations commonly make and how you can avoid making the same ones. Access now to prevent your enterprise from suffering from these shortcomings and ensure your current incident response practices are tested, effective and secure.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Intel Security

Think Like an Attacker: Six Steps Toward Better Security
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Discover why piecemeal endpoint defenses are not sufficient to protect against today's threat vectors as we take you inside the mind of an attacker to help you bolster your defenses. Read on to learn six ways to think like a hacker and why new threats require more than strategies and tools to keep the bad guys at bay.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

Intel Security

Securosis: SIEM Kung Fu
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to make the most of your existing security information and event management (SIEM) product or service as we reveal real-world use cases as to why SIEM still matters (although no longer requires a ninja DBA to help with it) and how your current security monitoring platform can be leveraged to enable faster detection and prevention.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 21 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Understanding Cyberthreat Motivations to Improve Defense
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Find out why you must add cyber-criminal motivation to your threat taxonomy in order to understand what causes a threat agent to commit harmful acts. Read on to discover in detail the elements of this new parameter and how this crucial understating of the hacker's mind can help protect your entire infrastructure.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

Intel Security

Top Strategies to Automate Across Your Enterprise Network
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The cloud is forcing IT decision-makers to re-evaluate how they deploy their networks to ensure the best security and efficiency. Attackers know the cloud is their next big target. Access this white paper to learn how to deal with the threat landscape and drive business forward while reducing operating costs.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

For Enterprise IT: Extend Your VPN to Bring Better Security, Performance, Reliability to the Cloud
sponsored by AT&T
WHITE PAPER: As clouds are increasingly being used to store business-critical applications and data, they become more likely targets for attacks. Using public Internet to access your clouds is like leaving a window open. Access this white paper to learn how to ensure security and shut attackers out with VPN-based connectivity for the cloud.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Apr 2016

AT&T
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SECURITY THREATS DEFINITION (continued): …  a vulnerability by some people but not by others.CVE was developed and is maintained by the MITRE Corporation to facilitate the sharing of data among diverse security interests. It can simplify the process of searching for information in security-related databases and on the Internet. The dictionary is the product of collaboration among experts and representatives from security-related organizations worldwide. Items in CVE are given names according to the year of their formal inclusion and the order in which they were added to the list in that year. For example, CVE-2002-0250 refers to a specific … 
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