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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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Anatomy of a Hack Disrupted
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: What if there was a way to solve these potentially devastating problems before they occurred in the first place? Access this paper to uncover a real-life situation, in which a malware attack took place but was mitigated before any damage took place.
Posted: 31 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Applied Behavior Analytics: Don't Be an Outlier!
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this 451 Research report excerpt, explore the implications of applied behavior analytics (ABA) on today's security landscape. Learn about the ABA market, the different types of behavior analytics, insider monitoring systems and more. Plus, get recommendations on how you can proceed with ABA.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Distil Networks

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

Glossary: The Cloud's Compliance Landscape
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover a comprehensive glossary of compliance standards for the cloud. Learn what your enterprise needs to remain compliant in the following fields: Audit/Assurance, Management, Finance, and more.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Published: 23 Aug 2016

VMware

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.

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

Encrypted Traffic Management
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn not only solid fundamentals of how SSL/TSL encryption works, but also why so much malicious activity is sneaking past other conventional security measures and what you can do to stop it. Hint: encrypted traffic management solutions now bolster data privacy, compatibility, performance, scalability AND cost effectiveness.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Security and Innovation Converge at Open Source Linux
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Examine in this white paper today's server security landscape, and discover how employing Linux can help you meet security, risk management, and compliance goals in a cost-effective and scalable manner. Download now to mitigate vulnerabilities in both heterogeneous and hybrid infrastructures.
Posted: 15 Jul 2016 | Published: 15 Jul 2016

Red Hat

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.

Protecting Your Data in the Digital Transformation Journey
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Application performance enables competitive advantage by increasing productivity, but could you be wasting time with servers that aren't secure? Discover a number of overarching rules and business attributes to help protect your organization's data.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

HPE and Intel®

Four Key Steps That Can Move You Toward More Mature Identity And Access Management Program Now
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn the benefits of taking a deliberate approach to maturing an existing IAM program that directly improves business performance and security posture in this white paper. Uncover how to reduce costs through automation, improve operational efficiency through an integrated technology framework, and more.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

IBM

University of Wisconsin-Superior Secures Their Campus Network with AlienVault® USMTM
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: University of Wisconsin–Superior's IT team was looking to replace their outdated intrusion prevention system. In this case study, discover how they were able to overcome budget challenges in order to find a solution that still met the security needs of their large network.
Posted: 19 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Aug 2016

AlienVault

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

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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