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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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11 Steps IT Needs to Take When Adopting Cloud Apps and Services
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: This guide takes you through the 11 steps that enterprises can take to optimize the benefits of cloud applications, while mitigating the risks inherent in adoption.
Posted: 29 Aug 2016 | Published: 29 Aug 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Bad Bots, Good Bots and Humans: Quantifying the Risk of Bad Bots
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover not only the detailed nature of bots, both good and bad ones, but also how to mitigate the massive threat bad bots pose to your enterprise's web presence. Learn not only the numbers and loss surrounding bad bot traffic, but also how to maximize your enterprise's ROI in keeping the bots at bay.
Posted: 29 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

Distil Networks

Quantifying the Risk and Economic Impact of Bad Bots
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to mitigate the threat of bad bots to your enterprise's sites. Discover vital information on issues faced by sites due to bad bots, such as web scraping, security breaches, spam, skewed analytics, and more.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 26 Aug 2016

Distil Networks

Perspective: The Art and Science of Value Realization in the Cloud
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to optimize your enterprise's cloud expense and see just how much business value it creates. See such value added as physical records savings, workforce hours, and streamlined workloads.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Infor

DDoS Attack: Smoke Screen or Smoke Signal?
sponsored by Arbor Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks are used as not only a means of direct harassment of enterprise data, but also as a "smoke screen" in an attempt to conceal more surgical intrusion tactics. Discover why organizations must recognize DDoS attacks for the data security threats that they have become.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Apr 2016

Arbor Networks

Networking: You Can't Protect What You Can't See
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn what types of attacker activity are most common and how better visibility helps you identify suspicious network behaviors. Also uncover the "suspicious seven": the top questionable activities that every security team needs to be able to see.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Leveraging New Technology Platforms for Business Integration
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Discover why it's essential for companies to consider the readiness of their IT infrastructure as they consider the possibility of acquiring or being acquired by another company.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Infor

The Art and Science of Value Realization in the Cloud
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to optimize your enterprise's cloud expense and see just how much business value it creates. See such value added as physical records saving, workforce hours, and streamlined workloads.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Infor

Going global: Get up and running quickly no matter where you need to go
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Dated financial systems tie you to old processes that can limit growth and increase risk. You must be agile and capable of supporting international growth, rather than hindering it. Explore how you can make your financial management system and processes an asset to global expansion, not an obstacle.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Infor

The Top Five Security Threats to Your Business
sponsored by Level 3 Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cyber security breaches are more common now than they have ever been. And the risks they present are all serious. This infographic details the top five security threats to your business and highlights a network-based security solution that protects against them.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Level 3 Communications, Inc.

Survey Results: Wireless Security Trends
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Over half of 1,300 surveyed IT decision-makers revealed their preference for cloud-based wireless network management. Explore how to enable the segmentation of devices and access layers across wired/wireless networks.
Posted: 23 Jun 2016 | Published: 23 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Sandbox Technology: Building an Effective Breach Detection and Response Strategy
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Security professionals need to detect threats and manage risks to avoid data breaches. Discover why sandboxing is an essential component of a comprehensive prevention, detection, and response strategy to mitigate future attacks.
Posted: 23 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

The Advanced Threat Protection Buyer’s Checklist
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Use the following checklist to help determine the strength of your security strategy. Access now and explore ways to make informed choices to move towards an integrated system of prevention, detection, and mitigation against advanced threats.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Advanced Threat Protection Buyer’s Guide
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: To improve your network security, you must do more than augment the latest technology to your security repertoire. Discover 3 strategies for combating threats of varying sophistication.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Defend Against the Undetected
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how an automated, integrated security process can ensure a more secure network. Discover how this security strategy can efficiently defend your network from the perimeter to the core.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Mobile Security and Risk Review
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Mobility is now a fact of life in every global enterprise, but mobile access is not without risk, and IT organizations can no longer afford to overlook these risks. Learn about emerging risks, uncover a list the top blacklisted consumer apps, and get tips on how to protect your assets against mobile risks and threats.
Posted: 11 Aug 2016 | Published: 11 Aug 2016

MobileIron

Addressing the Security Dangers of "Appification"
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Identify the key security dangers of mobile apps in the enterprise and find out how to eliminate them. Learn not only what an enterprise can do for data at rest, data in motion, methods of deployment, and more.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 10 Aug 2016

IBM

Four Components of a Solid Mobile App Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover the components that every mobile application strategy needs to succeed: discovery, scalability, sustainability, and security. Learn not only the importance of these four, but also how to attain them to truly benefit your organization.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 10 Aug 2016

IBM

Defend your Organization with Advanced SIEM and Privileged Account Controls
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: As SIEM technologies change, it's important that your own approach to SIEM evolves to incorporate these advances. Discover 4 recent advances as relayed by experts, including big data adoption, threat intelligence feeds, and more. As a bonus, learn tips on limiting privileged accounts and boosting security.
Posted: 04 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

Splunk

HITRUST CSF Certification – Frequently Asked Questions
sponsored by Coalfire
WHITE PAPER: What do you know about the HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) Assurance Program? Access this resource now to obtain answers to 20 FAQs about HITRUST CSF – including its relationship with HIPAA – and bolster the security posture of your healthcare organization.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 28 Jun 2016

Coalfire

Build a Secure Network Access Architecture
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Evolving changes in mobile usage, devices, and applications create an enormous challenge for IT to protect the network. Explore ways to enable a secure network access architecture that helps keep internal enterprise assets safe, and protects users from cyberattacks.
Posted: 23 Jun 2016 | Published: 23 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Wireless Security Survey 2016
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: 79% of IT pros expect an integrated security architecture to address the challenges of cybersecurity while also enabling secure network access. This survey report provides an overview of the key security challenges and trends faced by enterprise IT decision-makers in an ever-changing, globally networked ecosystem.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Easily Access Behind-the-Firewall Resources
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover a solution to facilitate mobile collaboration with authorization, encryption, and containerization policies. Read on to find how it provides protected mobile access to corporate data without device VPN, uses in-app VPN tunnels to existing enterprise systems, protects sensitive corporate data with robust security policies, and more.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 17 Jun 2016

IBM

Secure Browser for Mobile Enterprise Devices
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to address and reduce vulnerabilities from risky websites with a mobile browser solution. Read on to find how it uses a centralized management platform to deploy protected access to intranet and internet sites, controls the mobile internet experience though granular security policies, prevents attacks and malware, and more.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 17 Jun 2016

IBM MaaS360

Protect and Distribute BYOD documents
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Discover a scalable solution to mobile document protection that provides a secure way for users to collaborate on smartphones and tablets. Read on to learn how it can protect corporate documents from data leaks with containerization, centrally manage document distribution, selectively wipe managed documents, and more.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 17 Jun 2016

IBM MaaS360
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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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