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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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DevSecOps: How to Seamlessly Integrate Security Into DevOps
sponsored by Sonatype
WHITE PAPER: In this Gartner report discover strong recommendations for IT security professionals to preserve the teamwork, agility and speed of DevOps and agile development environments, while ensuring security.
Posted: 25 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Sonatype

Perimeter Security: An Identity Crisis
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to rethink, re-invent, and re-architect your IAM strategies to ensure secure authentication for all apps, wherever they reside, and address the inherent risks associated with decentralized access controls and identity sprawl.
Posted: 25 Apr 2017 | Published: 25 Apr 2017

F5 Networks

Bitlocker Toolkit
sponsored by WinMagic
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how your enterprise can optimize its use of Bitlocker to improve its encryption and identity security.
Posted: 25 Apr 2017 | Published: 25 Apr 2017

WinMagic

Demystifying The Threat Landscape: 10 Ways Network Security Pros Can Step Up Game
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this eBook, you'll learn more about the changing network security landscape, where your business is most vulnerable today, and 10 areas you can step up your security game.
Posted: 24 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

F5 Networks

Identity Management: The Key to Stopping Breaches
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: With 43% of breaches caused by insiders, organizations need to find a better way to handle identity. Discover how to not only secure identities, but turn it into a business enabler, give your organization the power to build a modern security infrastructure that is centered around your users and their access to your data, and more.
Posted: 24 Apr 2017 | Published: 24 Apr 2017

SailPoint Technologies

Report: Tracking Global Internet Encryption Trends
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover the numbers, drivers, and trends behind the jump from virtually non-existent encryption of browsers, social media sites, webmail, and SaaS applications to today's reality of over 50% encryption.
Posted: 24 Apr 2017 | Published: 24 Apr 2017

F5 Networks

Achieving Optimal IFRS 9 Compliance
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to comply with IFRS 9 by using technology to optimally approach the implementation challenges it creates. Discover what's driving the IFRS 9 accounting standard, technology and partners for optimal IFRS 9compliance, and more.
Posted: 24 Apr 2017 | Published: 24 Apr 2017

SAS

IAM: Your Tool to Defeating Data Breaches
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: A disturbingly common thread with data breaches is that someone inside the organization did something they weren't supposed to. Discover why insider threats are so universal, why they may not be as malicious as you think, how technological vulnerabilities are now less of a security concern than human weaknesses, and more.
Posted: 21 Apr 2017 | Published: 21 Apr 2017

SailPoint Technologies

Security Report: Transaction Monitoring Optimization
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: Financial fraudsters are targeting both institutions and consumers of digital services as more and more customers are demanding diverse digital channels. Discover how fraudsters are exploiting these capabilities and learn to fight fraud with customer experience in mind.
Posted: 21 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

SAS

SAS Solution for Personal Data ProtectionEnabling compliance with new regulation
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: Failing to comply with the GDPR can result in a fine of 20 million EUR or 4% of your organization's annual global turnover: it's simply a risk you can't ignore. Discover: 10 compliance challenges, 3 de-identification techniques that create problems, and 5 areas for improvement to help meet evolving demands.
Posted: 21 Apr 2017 | Published: 21 Apr 2017

SAS

SailPoint-Get-Ready-for-GDPR
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to utilize both identity and data access governance to gain full visibility to help you comply with the upcoming GDPR deadline.
Posted: 21 Apr 2017 | Published: 21 Apr 2017

SailPoint Technologies

The Role of Policy in Governing and Securing the Cloud
sponsored by Apcera
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to enable your security policy to help mitigate human errors and avoid costly data breaches. Additionally uncover 4 key areas where you need a security policy, a 3-part methodology to modern policy, and more.
Posted: 21 Apr 2017 | Published: 29 Feb 2016


Do You Know Who Owns Your Data?
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how to reduce the risk of your unstructured data being used negligently or maliciously, elect the right "data owners" to ensure the security of your data, and more.
Posted: 20 Apr 2017 | Published: 20 Apr 2017

SailPoint Technologies

Safeguarding Healthcare Information and Leveraging Email Encryption in Your HIPAA Compliance Program
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to choose the right email encryption tool for your healthcare organization by keeping these 6 key differentiators in mind as you evaluate potential solutions.
Posted: 20 Apr 2017 | Published: 20 Apr 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The Ultimate Guide to the CCSP
sponsored by ISC2
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to prepare yourself for getting a CCSP certification, named the #1 cloud computing certification for 2017 by Cloud Computing Intelligence.
Posted: 20 Apr 2017 | Published: 20 Apr 2017

ISC2

Is the Future of Enterprise Security In Managed Services?
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Security is becoming an increasingly complex and costly challenge for many organizations to manage on premises. Access this white paper now to learn the potential benefits of outsourcing cybersecurity and more.
Posted: 19 Apr 2017 | Published: 19 Apr 2017

F5 Networks

Hackers Share Secrets so You Can Make Their Job Harder
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: Discover 5 secrets hackers shared at the 2016 Black Hat conference that you can use to make their jobs more difficult and secure your passwords and privileged accounts.
Posted: 19 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Thycotic

NSS Labs Advanced Endpoint Protection Test Report
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: NSS Labs performed an independent and rigorous test of the McAfee Endpoint Security v10.5 product to see how it stacks up against the competition. This report provides detailed information about this product and its security effectiveness.
Posted: 18 Apr 2017 | Published: 14 Feb 2017

McAfee, Inc.

Passwords Defined: Build Stronger Passwords
sponsored by Specops Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn 2 actionable insights to make your passwords less vulnerable to brute force and dictionary-style attacks. Discover what makes common passwords weak, and what to avoid when choosing yours.
Posted: 18 Apr 2017 | Published: 05 Dec 2016

Specops Software

Password Security Checklist: Ensure PCI Compliance
sponsored by Specops Software
WHITE PAPER: Uncover vital questions to provide your organization with a good starting point on the path to improving your password security.
Posted: 18 Apr 2017 | Published: 18 Apr 2017

Specops Software

Become GDPR-Ready and Data- Driven with an Expanded Information Management Portfolio
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: Discover the growing importance of changing data protection regulations — in particular, the GDPR and how it takes information management out of the IT room and into the boardroom.
Posted: 17 Apr 2017 | Published: 17 Apr 2017

Veritas

15 Easy Ways to Integrate, Orchestrate, and Expedite Security Operations
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how to overcome the complexity of security operations integration and enable high-speed communication between applications for the protection you need today.
Posted: 17 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2017

McAfee, Inc.

Compliance Survey: Your Guide to What Experts are Saying
sponsored by Chef Software
WHITE PAPER: Access this survey report now to learn how to mitigate the struggles faced when companies assess compliance or attempt to fix a compliance violation or security vulnerability, what priorities to set when attempting continuous improvement on overall security and performance, and more.
Posted: 17 Apr 2017 | Published: 17 Apr 2017

Chef Software

SANS Survey: Security and Accountability in the Cloud Data Center
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: How has cloud security changed this year? Has it improved? Stayed the same? Worsened? This report summarizes the second annual SANS survey of IT professionals using a variety of cloud providers and service models, including SaaS, IaaS, and PaaS implementations.
Posted: 17 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

McAfee, Inc.

Beat Ransomware in 5 Easy Steps
sponsored by Unitrends
WHITE PAPER: With the FBI stating that: "The ransomware is that good. To be honest, we often advise people just to pay the ransom," the threat is obvious. Access this white paper now to learn how to beat ransomware in 5 easy steps.
Posted: 17 Apr 2017 | Published: 17 Apr 2017

Unitrends
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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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