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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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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. Access now and 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

Factoring the Human Element into Your Data Breach Response
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: Human nature can derail even the most well-documented and rehearsed breach response plans. Access this white paper to understand the factors that affect your team during a crisis, and the tactics you can incorporate into your plan to ensure a successful breach response operation.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2015

AllClear ID

The Top 5 Tasks to Automate for Privileged Account Management and Security
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the top 5 tasks to automate for privileged account management. Access this paper to keep up with the scale and scope of the networks and systems your IT must manage.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Thycotic

Unlocking the Promise of UTM-Enabled Network Protection
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares the efficacy of network security tools vs. unified threat management (UTM). Read more about the roadblocks to UTM adoption and if it's necessary for your organization in order to block malicious network threats.
Posted: 15 Jan 2016 | Published: 02 Dec 2015

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

8 Reasons why Users are Rethinking their SIEM Strategy
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief yet informative infographic highlights eight reasons why having the right SIEM approach is critical to productivity, compliance and ROI. Read on to determine if your current SIEM practices are doing the most for your network security.
Posted: 11 Jan 2016 | Published: 11 Jan 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Combating the Insider Threat: Your Guide to Staying Secure
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This e-book explores the danger of insider threats and provides suggestions on preventing them. Read on to learn why you need to focus your security inward and what practices will help you do so.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Cisco Systems, Inc.

5 Key Business Insights for Mobile Security in a BYOD World
sponsored by Lookout
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, take a closer look at 5 key insights about mobile security and enabling BYOD in your workplace.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Lookout

Research Report: Tackling Attack Detection and Incident Response
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: This report examines organizations' security strategies, cyber-attack environments, and IR challenges and needs, including a lack of visibility into user and network activity, shortage of investigative skills, and poor security analytics capabilities.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Intel Security

Top 5 Cloud Data Protection Challenges. Solved.
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper serves as guide with which you can realize the full potential of your next cloud project. Read on to see how the following 5 challenges may impact your cloud integration strategy.
Posted: 28 Sep 2015 | Published: 24 Aug 2015

Commvault

Security Questions CEOs Should be Asking
sponsored by MASERGY
WHITE PAPER: This infographic highlights three of the most basic questions that you should be asking yourself about your security.
Posted: 17 Sep 2015 | Published: 17 Sep 2015

MASERGY

Internal Segmentation Firewall: Security Where You Need It, When You Need It
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: While an edge firewall can do a great job of protecting the network perimeter, it can't help with internal attacks after a breach occurs. This resource describes how an internal segmentation firewall architecture protects network segments from malicious code that makes its way into the internal network.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 25 Jan 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

A Smarter Approach to Retail Order Security
sponsored by Prelert
WHITE PAPER: Many of the platforms that online retailers use to catch security risks require manual human input to alert on issues, allowing unknown or unexpected problems to go undetected until it's too late. This brief resource describes how automated machine learning can help online retailers stay competitive in today's e-commerce landscape.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Prelert

Internal Segmentation Firewalls for the Healthcare Industry
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how an internal segmentation firewall can benefit your enterprise by addressing internal threats and reducing data breaches in healthcare. View this resource to discover how you can securely deliver platforms that can enhance patient care, improve provider efficiency, and better comply with regulatory mandates.
Posted: 18 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Oct 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

End-to-End Security for Next-Generation Distributed Healthcare
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover an end-to-end network security solution for next-generation distributed healthcare. Learn how to enable patient interaction through mobile devices and apps while protecting data and delivering high-speed performance and universal access.
Posted: 18 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Jun 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Higher Education: How to Comply with Network Security Legislation
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes a way for higher education institutions to comply with IT security regulations and protect students and staff from harmful content by consolidating multiple security services into a single, high performance device that cuts equipment, administration, and management costs.
Posted: 17 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

A Look Back: Last Year's Hottest Shadow Data Trends
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Based on the analysis of nearly 63 million documents used in popular file sharing tools, this report examines the use of unsanctioned apps in the enterprise. Access now for in-depth findings on how your employees may be using these apps and what you can do to better plan cloud services.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Feb 2016

Blue Coat Systems

2016 Security Predictions: Understanding the Most Serious Threats and How to Protect Against Them
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This security predictions guide highlights 5 emerging threats of 2016. Armed with tactics to stay steps ahead of cybercriminals, you'll feel good about leading your team through the trenches as you mitigate IoT, mobile, and cloud risks.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Feb 2016

A10 Networks

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.

Are Sandboxes the Key to Network Security?
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report by Forrester explores how sandboxes are becoming an essential part of a comprehensive network breach prevention, detection, and response strategy. Uncover their pros and cons, and learn best practices for picking a sandbox technology that can successfully protect your network.
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 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: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Jan 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Cybercrime Exposed: The Hidden Economy of Cybercrime-as-a-Service
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource for an inside look at the thriving economy of "cybercrime-as-a-service."
Posted: 07 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Intel

How to Combat Cyber-Risk Using Data Analytics
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: This report identifies the scope of the cyber-risk faced today in the financial services industry. Uncover statistics, case studies, and key actions to mitigate threats.
Posted: 06 Jan 2016 | Published: 06 Jan 2016

SAS

Top IT Security Concerns
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shares the top 5 security priorities that concerned network security professionals over the last year.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

What's Behind a Cyber Attack?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to uncover the what, when, and how of security incidents to fortify your security strategy against increasingly sophisticated attacks. Examine the shortcomings of conventional breach investigation approaches and how to build intelligence to navigate investigations faster and easier in this helpful whitepaper.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 14 Apr 2014

IBM

The Changing State of Cloud Security
sponsored by Alert Logic
WHITE PAPER: This report reveals just how often cloud environments are hacked and what methods are used when they are.
Posted: 26 Oct 2015 | Published: 26 Oct 2015

Alert Logic
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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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