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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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Email Security Threats: Not Just from the Outside
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Analysts have recently evaluated the state of enterprise security readiness for email threats. Learn how to look beyond basic defensive capabilities to avoid missing out on advancing security technologies.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Mimecast

The Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment 2017
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: By testing cloud security services against email security systems, Mimecast gathered data from 25,000 customers to understand the severity of threats and the effectiveness of commonly deployed email security systems. Learn more about what kind of threats are getting through incumbent email security systems both in large number and type.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Mimecast

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Email Security 2016 Vendor Assessment
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: In this report excerpt learn about the email security market, how it is experiencing an influx of new features to deal with adapting threats, and how Forcepoint has been named a leader in the market.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 17 Feb 2017

Forcepoint

Your Guide to Today's Corporate Web Security
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: In this Radicati Market Quadrant research report, uncover insight into the corporate web security market. Access a detailed breakdown of how individual vendors fit within the web security market and who the top players, trail blazers, specialists, and mature players are.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 May 2016

Forcepoint

Your Guide to Advanced Persistent Threat Protection
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: In this Radicati Market Quadrant research report, uncover a detailed breakdown of how individual vendors fit within the advanced-persistent threat (APT) market and who the top players, trail blazers, specialists, and mature players are.
Posted: 16 Feb 2017 | Published: 16 Apr 2016

Forcepoint

Busting the Myth of the Malware “Silver Bullet”
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to architect an anti-malware and endpoint security toolbox that relies on coordinating multi-layer, sophisticated defense. Discover which technologies can be connected to bolster your security posture, and learn about 3 critical layers of defense for keeping up with modern threats.
Posted: 16 Feb 2017 | Published: 16 Feb 2017

Intel Security

Your Guide to Uncovering Hidden Threats within Encrypted Traffic
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this Ponemon Study discover how the malicious use of SSL encryption is on the rise, and what your organization can do about mitigating its risk to your business.
Posted: 15 Feb 2017 | Published: 15 Feb 2017

A10 Networks

Dissecting the Spora Ransomware: What Makes This Malware Tick?
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Meet Spora: it enumerates the drive letters on your system, encrypts your files on those drives, and then drops you a ransom note and login info to buy back your data on its "store". Uncover a rare look into the development and technical information the Spora ransomware in this white paper.
Posted: 14 Feb 2017 | Published: 14 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

An In-depth look at "Satan": Ransomware-as-a-Service Malware on Deep Web
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Get a first-hand, in-depth look at how the ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) malware "Satan" is being promoted on the deep web.
Posted: 14 Feb 2017 | Published: 14 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

How to Uncover Threats in SSL Traffic
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Delve into 5 features to consider when selecting an SSL inspection platform, helping you pick out the threats that may be hiding in the very encryption that you thought was making your organization safe.
Posted: 14 Feb 2017 | Published: 14 Feb 2017

A10 Networks

Agility meets Control: 3 Ways to Boost Security in the Cloud
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Explore how to implement modern, cloud-capable security strategies that empower rather than hinder development and innovation. Find out 3 ways to boost security in the cloud with Windows Server 2016, starting with your OS, your data center and critical workloads, business apps, and more.
Posted: 14 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Microsoft

Vendor Risk Management Checklist
sponsored by ModoModo
WHITE PAPER: As outsourcing becomes the norm with more and more aspects of an enterprise's operations managed by third parties, these organizations expose themselves to a growing amount of shared risk. The following checklist can serve as a guide to help your organization mitigate vendor risk.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

ModoModo

How to Implement Practical Security Assessments
sponsored by ModoModo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers ways to gain perspective about your security based on developing a proper and balanced perspective in the rather oblique world of assessments.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

ModoModo

Finding a Better Metaphor, Staring into the Cloud, and What to Expect at RSA 2017
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the security challenges of cloud and IoT, and examines which topics dominated the 2017 RSA conference. Find out which security paradigms are shifting and learn how security pros are putting a new spin on old topics, like how analytics and intelligence are increasing their role in threat and event management.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

Cyber Threat Analysis For 2017
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Access this guide to uncover a number of vital security predictions for 2017, including: enterprise environments providing fertile territory for ransomware operators, how IoT can enable DDoS attacks, and more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

Multi-DNS Patterns: Deliver Better Performance, Security, and Reliability
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: Improve the performance, security and reliability of your DNS infrastructure by adding a supplemental DNS service to your IT environment. Discover 3 approaches to multi-DNS that can help deliver consistent, high-quality user experiences and mitigate outage risks.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Dyn

Leverage On-Demand Testing with Vulnerability Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Explore how to leverage enterprise vulnerability testing services in conjunction with a portal for collaboration, project management, and reporting in order to improve your security posture. Unlock capabilities like on demand testing, vulnerability analytics and dashboards, balanced manual and automated testing, and more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

IBM

Understanding and Overcoming Cloud Security Threats
sponsored by Peak10
WHITE PAPER: The cloud doesn't have to be a security concern. This white paper dives into common security threats to the cloud and best practices on how to deal with them.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Peak10

Tackling Insider Threats
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Security is an inside job. Insiders are responsible for more than 40% of data loss. Whether it's intentional or accidental, you need to stop it with policy development, event monitoring, and incident response—backed by a strong set of data loss prevention tools. Learn more. Read Tackling Insider Threats.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Intel Security

Details on Newly Observed GhostAdmin Botnet
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Gain a rare look at the beginnings of a malware threat and learn how Booz Allen Hamilton discovered and identified indicators of compromise for the newly observed GhostAdmin malware and how to protect your enterprise from falling prey to it.
Posted: 10 Feb 2017 | Published: 10 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

How Blockchain Analysis was Used to Identify Additional Shifu Infrastructure and Campaign Timeframe
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Gain a phenomenal chance to go deep inside a real-world threat intelligence blockchain analysis and discover how Booz Allen Hamilton identified indicators of compromise (IOC) related to a Shifu before it spiraled out of control.
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 09 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

Understanding What Matters Most When Selecting Managed DNS
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: In this DNS evaluation guide, learn about the critical role DNS plays in the user experience, the advantages of a cloud-based managed DNS service and key criteria for evaluating a managed DNS service provider.
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 09 Feb 2017

Dyn

Fast Breach Mitigation Without Network Disruption
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: With network breaches unfolding with growing frequency, your ability to quickly mitigate a crisis begins with knowing where it occurred, and what data was compromised. Discover how to capture the critical data you need to respond more rapidly to emerging situations.
Posted: 08 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Ixia

IDC Analyst Connection: Internal Segmentation Firewalls
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Networks have changed drastically since the first firewall was introduced, and as a result, networking pros can no longer assume traffic within the perimeter can be trusted. In this Q&A with IDC's Chris Christiansen, learn how internal segmentation firewalls can help you secure your expanding network.
Posted: 10 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

WP IFSW Global Network Survey results
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Fortinet conducted a survey of IT decision-makers from 10 countries around the world. They were asked specifically about the security challenges and decisions that they have to make and their areas of highest concern. Learn what security trends most concern top IT decision-makers
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

Fortinet, 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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