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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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Protect Your Sensitive Data, Achieve Compliance In a Multi-Cloud World
sponsored by HyTrust
WHITE PAPER: Multi-cloud adoption is on the rise – a recent study found that 64% of survey respondents expect to use multiple cloud service vendors. With such a rising popularity, how do you protect your sensitive data, while also properly complying, in a multi-cloud future? Learn more inside this white paper.
Posted: 25 Jul 2017 | Published: 25 Jul 2017

HyTrust

Protect Your Enterprise From Ransomware With Intelligent Hybrid Cloud Storage
sponsored by Panzura
WHITE PAPER: As the ransomware threat grows, it's becoming increasingly obvious that traditional methods of protection aren't keeping our data safe. Read on to learn how adopting an intelligent hybrid cloud storage system could be the key to mounting a real defense against ransomware.
Posted: 24 Jul 2017 | Published: 24 Jul 2017

Panzura

How To Securely Configure A Linux Host To Run Containers
sponsored by Twistlock, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to update traditional security for containerized, microservices-based app development by learning how to securely configure a Linux host to run Docker containers.
Posted: 21 Jul 2017 | Published: 21 Jul 2017


The Proactive Security Paradigm: How Containers Can Revamp Your Approach To Security
sponsored by Twistlock, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to integrate security into DevOps with a container-first security platform that creates more secure microservices-based app development environments and uncover 6 often overlooked security benefits of containers.
Posted: 21 Jul 2017 | Published: 21 Jul 2017


How to Use Detection and Response to Reduce Business Risk
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Use this white paper to learn how you can reduce the impact of threats to your organization by leveraging security monitoring systems to improve response times, proactively respond to breaches, and more.
Posted: 20 Jul 2017 | Published: 20 Jul 2017

Dell SecureWorks

5 Questions Executives Should Be Asking Their Security Teams
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper dives into 5 questions all leadership should be asking their security teams. Uncover how to avoid the lasting damage to a brand done by a data breach and mitigate the risk of a breach occurring.
Posted: 17 Jul 2017 | Published: 28 Apr 2017

Microsoft

Protecting Your Servers in the Cloud Era
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: While virtualization and cloud computing can help your organization achieve significant savings while improving business agility, security in these new environments can be a challenge. Explore how you can protect your servers in the cloud age.
Posted: 12 Jul 2017 | Published: 12 Jul 2017

TrendMicro

Identify, Connect, and Protect Mobile and IoT at the Edge
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover how Aruba Networks is tackling the challenges of identifying, profiling, authenticating, and applying policies to IoT devices on the network. Learn about their blueprint for securing IoT connectivity at the edge and uncover 4 steps to connecting mobile and IoT devices with end-to-end security in place.
Posted: 29 Jun 2017 | Published: 29 Jun 2017

Aruba Networks

Leveraging Multi-factor Authentication to Power Protection
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: According to Verizon's 2016 DBIR, 63% of confirmed data breaches last year involved weak, default or stolen passwords. In this e-book, discover how to leverage multi-factor authentication to power protection.
Posted: 28 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Jun 2017

Centrify Corporation

How to Detect & Respond to a Petya Ransomware Attack
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: On June 27th 2017, a new "Petya-like" form of ransomware spread from Ukraine to wreak havoc around the globe, crippling thousands of computers. Access this white paper to learn the 5 things we know for sure about this new threat and 5 steps to can take to respond to it.
Posted: 28 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Jun 2017

AlienVault

6 Best Practices for Securing AWS Environments
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to extend key technologies like identity and access management (IAM) to the cloud for privileged access security (PAS) on AWS IaaS without increasing the risk of a data breach.
Posted: 28 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Centrify Corporation

6 Best Practices: Privileged Access Security for AWS
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This e-book dives into the top 5 security myths surrounding AWS. You will learn about the privileged access security model, why maintaining your current security and compliance is slowing down cloud adoption, and more.
Posted: 28 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Jun 2017

Centrify Corporation

6 Best Practices: Privileged Access Security for AWS
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This infographic reveals 6 best practices for implementing and extending AWS security best practices to the cloud. Learn why you should Establish a common security model, consolidate identities, and 3 more ways to securely migrate a cloud environment.
Posted: 28 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Jun 2017

Centrify Corporation

Confronting Today's Advanced Email Threats
sponsored by Vircom
WHITE PAPER: Email is becoming one of the most favored attack surfaces used by malicious actors to harm your organization. Discover how to protect your enterprise from the growing number of sophisticated threats in today's threat environment.
Posted: 28 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Jun 2017

Vircom

The Internet of Things: Posing Security Threats and Delivering Beyond Expectations
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Not only are many early adopters struggling to secure IoT devices and apps, but many organizations disagree on what IoT means and how to extract value from it. Discover how different industries define, use, and benefit from IoT by creating "smart workplaces," increasing innovation, enhancing customer experiences, and more.
Posted: 23 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2017

Aruba Networks

Is Your IT Security Affecting Your Workforce Productivity?
sponsored by Dell India
WHITE PAPER: Read this infographic to learn more about the trends, drivers, and challenges organizations face in regards to their workforce security.
Posted: 20 Jun 2017 | Published: 20 Jun 2017

Dell India

What Makes a Cyber Resilient Organization?
sponsored by IBM Resilient
WHITE PAPER: With a surprising number of companies unsure of their ability to recover from cyberattacks, now is your time to ensure your organization can. Discover what it takes to be cyber resilient and prevent, detect, contain, and recover from a myriad of serious threats against data, applications, and IT infrastructure.
Posted: 19 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

IBM Resilient

Is Your Lack of Mobile Security Affecting Your Workforce Productivity?
sponsored by Dell India
WHITE PAPER: In this Forrester Research report, learn how to develop a mobile security strategy that not only delivers an improved risk profile but also makes your environment more user-friendly. Read on to implement an effective end user computing security strategy that improves workforce productivity and will enact advanced threat identification.
Posted: 19 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Dell India

10 Advantages of a Proxy Deployment with a Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Ensuring that your organization has a layered defense strategy in place is vital to combat today's threat landscape. Learn 10 advantages of layered defense, and what can be gained from pairing a proxy deployment with a next-generation firewall
Posted: 16 Jun 2017 | Published: 16 Jun 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Using Big Data to Create Actionable Insights
sponsored by AWS - Alert Logic
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Retail Insights, LLC was able to guarantee that it was consistently achieving the highest standards of data integrity and security for its clients on the cloud.
Posted: 16 Jun 2017 | Published: 16 Jun 2017

AWS - Alert Logic

Malware Review Q1 2017
sponsored by PhishMe
WHITE PAPER: Learn what malware was up to in Q1 2017, what the numbers mean, and what can be learned to give your organization the ability to mitigate the next wave of malware.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 15 Jun 2017

PhishMe

Secure Your Data and Meet PCI DSS 3.1 Compliance
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Every company that takes card payments needs to comply with PCI DSS v3.1, and the requirements can get complicated quickly. Learn how to kill two birds with one stone and secure your organization while setting yourself up to comply with PCI DSS v3.1 requirements.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

TrendMicro

Report: Your Guide to Today's Threat Landscape
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Uncover 6 threats to your organization and how they have evolved over the past year, what specific dangers they pose to your enterprise, and what you can do to mitigate their harm.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 15 Jun 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

10 Benefits to Help Combat Ransomware
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover 10 ways an incident response service can help your organization right now if you are, or are ever, infected with ransomware.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 15 Jun 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Security Ops: How Your Peers are Facing the Threat Landscape
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Discover the current state of security operations and how your peers around the globe are responding to security incidents of all sizes and types, and why it might seem like a losing battle.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 14 Jun 2017

Splunk
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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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