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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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Five Risk Points To Avoid In Enterprise Security
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Hackers have found sophisticated methods to breach the network undetected.In this white paper, guide yourself through the 5-step course to detect and prevent advance cyberattacks.
Posted: 15 Sep 2017 | Published: 15 Sep 2017

Microsoft

How You can Secure the Use of Cloud Apps and Services
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Read inside about an industry-leading Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) that can help you securely adopt cloud apps and meet your regulatory compliance. Learn to identify, analyze, and eliminate the shadow IT plaguing your organization
Posted: 15 Sep 2017 | Published: 15 Sep 2017

Symantec

A 5 Minute Guide to Security for Cognitive Search and Knowledge Management
sponsored by Attivio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Examine the resurgence of knowledge management, in conjunction with cognitive search and security, as a viable option for coordinating the vast amounts of information buried in big data environments.
Posted: 13 Sep 2017 | Published: 13 Sep 2017

Attivio, Inc.

How Hybrid Approaches to Data Infrastructure Keep you Protected 24/7
sponsored by J2 Cloud Services
WHITE PAPER: In this online resource, learn how a hybrid approach to data infrastructure gives your business an increased level of reliability, adaptability, and agility for a more advanced data sharing capability.
Posted: 12 Sep 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

J2 Cloud Services

eFax Corporate Unmasked: The Top 10 Fax Essential Questions Answered
sponsored by J2 Cloud Services
WHITE PAPER: In this online resource, find the answers for the top 10 questions to asked during eFax Corporate Webinar series over the past year.
Posted: 12 Sep 2017 | Published: 20 Jun 2017

J2 Cloud Services

Stop Password Sprawl with App Single Sign-on
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn the key considerations you should ask before investing and deploying a single sign-on vendor to ensure a smooth transition that aligns with security best practices.
Posted: 12 Sep 2017 | Published: 12 Sep 2017

Centrify Corporation

2017 Threat Landscape Report
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Review what we've learned from the threats and exploitations attacking systems and networks across the globe in 2017 as a means for gaining critical insights into how you can better prepare your network for the cyber attacks of the future.
Posted: 11 Sep 2017 | Published: 11 Sep 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Security Investigations: The Importance of Detection and Rapid Response
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Gain a holistic view of what defines a security investigation, as well as a security program that provides an analytics-driven approach to security. Discover how through analytics you'll be able to detect threats, visualize security data, and more.
Posted: 11 Sep 2017 | Published: 11 Sep 2017

Splunk

Detecting Unknown Malware and Ransomware
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can protect your network from the threat of ransomware by collecting all Windows Sysinternal data through event logs, and running it through a thorough analytics program to search and analyze anomalies.
Posted: 11 Sep 2017 | Published: 11 Sep 2017

Splunk

New Security Challenges Redefine Risk and Vulnerability
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the latest areas of security in which IT pros should be honing their focus to keep pace with the ever-evolving threat landscape. For example, training the 70% of uncertified IT pros to protect IoT devices.
Posted: 07 Sep 2017 | Published: 07 Sep 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

5 strategies for modernizing security policy
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A lack of proactive security policies, evolving compliance needs, and expanding corporate infrastructure have all made traditional security policies ineffective. Inside, discover 5 strategies for upgrading your existing policies to remediate these threats, and help make your decision makers confident in your cybersecurity again.
Posted: 07 Sep 2017 | Published: 11 Sep 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Armor Complete's Intelligent Security Model: A Closed-loop System that Actively Learns how to Combat Threats
sponsored by Armor
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how an Intelligent Security Model (ISM) delivers a high level of security and compliance while actively learning how to combat threats.
Posted: 05 Sep 2017 | Published: 05 Sep 2017

Armor

Toolkits, Apps, & Services Used Today to Launch DDoS Attacks
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Find out how attackers launch different types of DDoS so that you can prepare your organization's security strategy to protect the key apps and data on its network.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

A10 Networks

Evolution of the Online Battlefield
sponsored by Armor
WHITE PAPER: From botnets to APTs and DDoS attacks, learn more about the history of cyberattacks and how they've shaped the current threat landscape.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Armor

The Complexities of the Secure DIY Cloud
sponsored by Armor
WHITE PAPER: Private and DIY clouds present critical implementation and management challenges when it comes to security and compliance. Learn how to simplify cloud security by anticipating the complexities of cloud migration and adoption.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Armor

Reducing Attacker Dwell Time
sponsored by Infocyte
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to reduce attacker dwell time with a threat hunting strategy that enables you to detect and resolve breaches to your network faster.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

Infocyte

The Essential Checklist: A Practical Guide to Efficient Security Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Find out how to detect and resolve data breaches faster by using a security operations checklist to identify which areas of your strategy could benefit most from updated methodologies like security automation.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

ServiceNow

WhoDunIt? The Mystery of the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT)
sponsored by Kaspersky Lab
WHITE PAPER: For companies that experienced a targeted cyberattack, 68% report data loss or exposure as a direct result of the attack. Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) are even more disconcerting. Learn how to protect your company's sensitive information from APT attacks, and discover real-world examples of companies who used Kaspersky for attribution.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

Kaspersky Lab

The Dawn of the DDoS of Things & 1 Tbps Attacks
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper learn how to prevent Mirai maleware, a type of DDoS attacks hackers use to compromise unsecured IoT devices.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2017

A10 Networks

Ddos Jumpstart: 11 Best Practices for Mitigating the DDoS of Things
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to proactively detect and mitigate even advanced, multi-vector DDoS attacks. Plus, find out how to protect your network and key business apps by implementing 11 best practices.
Posted: 31 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2017

A10 Networks

A Guide to Avoiding Financial Losses in Cybersecurity
sponsored by Kaspersky Lab
WHITE PAPER: 77% of U.S. businesses have suffered between 1 and 5 separate incidents of data loss, leakage or exposure in the past 12 months, according to Kaspersky Lab. This white paper reveals the financial woes across the threat landscape.
Posted: 31 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2017

Kaspersky Lab

So You've Been Breached: What to Do Next
sponsored by Armor
WHITE PAPER: When your system is breached by a malicious attack, it's no time to panic, it's time to act. Inside, discover the 5 steps you need to take to stop the exfiltration of data and return your system to normal operations with as minimal damage as possible.
Posted: 31 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2017

Armor

How to Enhance AWS Security
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Here, you'll uncover guidance on enhancing AWS platform security, to quell data protection concerns. Access now to see how AWS can deliver top-notch security, as well as facilitate an adaptive environment armed with the actionable insights needed to help thwart and prevent future threats.
Posted: 30 Aug 2017 | Published: 28 Jul 2017

Splunk

How to Block Malicious File Uploads
sponsored by OPSWAT inc
WHITE PAPER: File uploads offer an attack vector to cybercriminals. This white paper describes the best ways to prevent malicious file uploads and the keys to protecting your sensitive data.
Posted: 29 Aug 2017 | Published: 29 Aug 2017


Hybrid AI Takes on Cybersecurity
sponsored by Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Will hybrid AI disrupt your information security team? Experts agree that AI is the next step in identifying threats, but are we facing Westworld or just an evolutionary advancement? 7 security experts weigh in, inside this special report.
Posted: 28 Aug 2017 | Published: 28 Aug 2017

Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.
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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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