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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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Solution Brief: Satisfying Today's Bandwidth Hungry Consumers
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a high performance next generation firewall solution that protects information and applications without slowing down your network or affecting availability. Read on to see how this firewall solution can provide your enterprise with in-depth visibility and reporting, highly effective intrusion prevention system, and more.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Advancing Network Security through Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, uncover the facts of how advanced analytics clears your view into your network to quickly identify real attacks and threats that often go unseen
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

IBM

Security Checkup: Diagnose PCI DSS Compliance for Your Hadoop
sponsored by Hortonworks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to build PCI compliance into your Hadoop environment. Read this paper to gain all you need to know about Hadoop authentication, perimeter security, customer data protection, and more.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

Hortonworks

3 Steps to Implementing an Effective BYOD Mobile Security Strategy
sponsored by Kingpin Communications
WHITE PAPER: This white paper identifies three key steps that help to secure your mobility in a way that maximizes its benefits. Download now to get access to a checklist of capabilities you can use when evaluating mobile security solutions to ensure you can get the most out of your mobility initiatives.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Kingpin Communications

The Top 4 Most Pressing Android Mobile Cybersecurity Threats
sponsored by Kingpin Communications
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, you will break down the most common types of attacks that impact Android mobile devices. Read on to enact comprehensive protection against threats to Android, and prepare your mobile endpoints against mRATS, zero-day attacks, and more.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Kingpin Communications

Exposing the Unknown: How Sandboxing Technology Fights Modern Threats
sponsored by Kingpin Communications
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the modern threat landscape, including zero-day attacks and advanced persistent threats (APT), and the consequences of not protecting your company's data and networks. Access now to learn how traditional sandboxing compares to advanced sandbox solutions.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Kingpin Communications

Increase Trust and Security with Online Customers in a Convenient, Cost-Effective Manner
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This guide highlights a secure, user-convenient and cost-effective way to protect consumer portals and mobile applications. Discover ways to silently and transparently collect data and assess risk based on factors like device ID and user behavior.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Feb 2016

CA Technologies

The Rise of Known and Unknown Malware and Best Approaches to Zero-Day Attacks
sponsored by Kingpin Communications
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, you will examine several best practice strategies for malware threat defense and protection against zero-day attacks. Read on to introduce evasion resistant CPU-level detection alongside OS-level sandboxing and key into the rise of known and unknown malware.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2015

Kingpin Communications

Top 6 Cyber Security Threats to iOS Devices
sponsored by Kingpin Communications
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the six most common types of attacks that impact iOS mobile devices. Access now and you'll learn the basic requirements for protecting against them.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Jun 2015

Kingpin Communications

Checkpoint: Demystifying Mobile Security Attacks
sponsored by Kingpin Communications
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, you will examine some of the most common mobile attacks, and moreover demystify how the attacks work and the damage they can cause.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Kingpin Communications

Encryption: Quickly Deploy Security Solutions
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this data sheet and learn ways to quickly deploy encryption and other security solutions by centrally managing encryption keys.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 10 Feb 2016

Oracle Corporation

Defense-In-Depth: Database Securing
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Today, a DBA can leave work with terabytes of information easily. In this technical primer, you'll find details on ways to control access for your authorized users. Uncover strategies for data theft, SQL injection, and noncompliance prevention.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 10 Feb 2016

Oracle Corporation

Sandbox Technology: Building an Effective Breach Detection and Response Strategy
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the use of sandboxes in conjunction with established security infrastructure for threat and data breach protection. Read on to learn the best practices for choosing a sandbox solution that will be successful in protecting your networks and infrastructures.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Defend Against the Undetected
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how a comprehensive internal and external solution can help to protect your perimeter, your core, your endpoints, and everything else in-between. You'll also learn how automating the interaction between prevention, detection, and mitigation and remediation creates an efficient and effective defense strategy.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Jan 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Website Security Threat Report
sponsored by Symantec Website Security
WHITE PAPER: By using data from the most comprehensive global intelligence network in the world, this resource provides a breakdown of each type of cyber-attack and how you can prevent it.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Symantec Website Security

Forrester Endpoint Thought Leadership Paper
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white papers shows solutions that deliver strong integration between network and endpoint security.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Palo Alto Networks

2015 Global DDoS Threat Landscape Report
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: DDoS attacks against network infrastructures continue to grow in size and duration. Download this report and learn what to expect and how you can protect your website from such attacks.
Posted: 09 Feb 2016 | Published: 06 Oct 2015

Imperva

Executive Viewpoint: Getting Tough on Security Threats
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this executive viewpoint, you'll uncover a Q&A with security pro Mark Vondemkamp as he reveals how organizations can ramp up scalability, access control, and context-aware policies in their threat management efforts. Find answers to five pertinent questions.
Posted: 08 Feb 2016 | Published: 08 Feb 2016

F5 Networks

Shifting Threat Environment Undercuts Defenses
sponsored by Symantec Website Security
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how to patch vulnerabilities and detect hidden advanced threats on your network and website.
Posted: 08 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Symantec Website Security

Comparing Security Features of Old and New Operating System Rollouts
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This quick guide offers a side-by-side comparison of what to expect between legacy and emerging operating systems. Discover details on how important security features have evolved.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Utilizing Security Ratings for Enterprise IT Risk Mitigation
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a security ratings technology that measures company security performance and provides metrics to help mitigate risk and streamline security operations. Read on to learn how this cloud-based intelligence platform can help your enterprise improve your overall risk management in today's world of dangerous cyber-attacks.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

BitSight

Modernize and Secure your Business
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this solution brief, you'll learn how modern businesses are meeting the expectations of workers to be able to work anywhere, anytime on virtually any device. Discover ways to manage devices and provide workers with secure access to the corporate data and apps they need.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Cisco Advanced Malware Protection for Endpoints
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you endpoint security that goes beyond point-in-time detection to provide the level of visibility and control you need to stop advanced threats.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 27 Jan 2016

Cisco

Layered Security Strategies for a Mobile-First World
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This security value paper reveals strategies to keep users productive and connected, without compromising corporate security posture. Discover why an integrated approach is an effective one.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 27 Nov 2015

Microsoft

10 Features Every Web App Firewall Should Provide
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains in detail the 10 features that every Web application firewall must provide.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Imperva
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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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