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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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Prevent Insider Threats
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: Not all threats exist outside your organization. Insider threats could be potentially worse if they go undetected—leaking critical information. So how do you distinguish an insider attack, and more importantly, how do you stop them? Find out in the following exclusive white paper.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016


E-Waste Is More Than Just Clutter
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: Do you dispose of, repurpose or recycle your old IT assets and technology? Explore why and how you should create a secure and frequent IT asset disposal program for your organization to stay compliant, safe, and clutter-free.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Iron Mountain

Threat Defense Isn't Just About Detection: It's How Your Respond
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: EDR can mitigate threats before they impact your organization. Discover 5 key factors to look for when researching EDR to best determine which solutions are most proactive in helping to prevent attacks.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Intel Security

Defining Security for 3 Types of Cloud
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: With different cloud models available (public, private, hybrid) there's a lot of confusion around how to secure them and what methods work best for each model. No matter how far along you are with the cloud or how simple or complex your cloud deployment, access this white paper now so you can proactively prepare to repel inevitable attacks.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Top Strategies to Automate Across Your Enterprise Network
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the top methods for increasing network efficiency through automation. You'll see how you can begin reducing operational costs and growing the role of automation in the network.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

The 5 Features You Absolutely, Positively Must Have to Secure Your Mobile Endpoints
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents 5 critical security features that you need to confidently secure mobile devices and protect against would-be thieves and hackers – and forgetful employees.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 07 Apr 2016


Complete Analysis of the Top SIEM Vendors
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: The Magic Quadrant summarizes Gartner's yearly analysis of the SIEM market and compares the positions of leading competitors like AlienVault. Get Gartner's complete analysis of each SIEM vendor, and learn what makes AlienVault a Visionary. View the latest report.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2015


Pervasive Security Enabled by Next Generation Monitoring Fabric
sponsored by Big Switch Networks
WHITE PAPER: As organizations become more reliant on their networks for critical functions, hackers are honing their focus on networks to increase the effectiveness of their attacks. Access this white paper to learn how to best protect your network.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

Big Switch Networks

How to Raise your Organization's Security Maturity Level
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the stages involved in the security maturity journey and defines five stages you can expect to encounter. Access now and learn ways to move from being security-blind to reaching a true level of resilience.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

4 Steps to Developing a Proactive Security Program
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Switch gears to a proactive defense. In 4 simple steps learn the discrete layers and levels needed for a security strategy that doesn't just react after the fact.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Dell SecureWorks

10 Tips to Minimize the Duration and Impact of a Security Breach
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the top 10 things you should do to enhance the security of your enterprise and reduce the duration and impact of a security breach.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Report: Modern Threat Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The complexities of doing business at scale, both strategic and technical, create barriers in preventing breaches. Uncover ways to focus on user education and systematic protocols for operating a strong risk assessment program, allowing you to overcome these barriers.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016


Own Your Defense: Network-Based Security
sponsored by Level 3 Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Many of the same things that drive business forward today are often the primary points of entry or vectors of attack that can damage your organization. Every new connection among your systems, employees, partners and customers is a potential point of vulnerability. Learn how to keep your business safe as threats grow.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Level 3 Communications, Inc.

Covering the Security Aspect of Software Asset Management
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Managing large amounts of business critical information requires a high level of security. Access this white paper and uncover critical features in software asset management that prevent unauthorized access and destructive attacks.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2015

Snow Software

Developing Secure Embedded Software: Quality Doesn't Equal Security
sponsored by Programming Research
WHITE PAPER: This white paper debunks 4 common misconceptions about software security and describes a variety of tools to improve embedded software security by detecting issues earlier on in development. Learn about the benefits of strategies like risk and threat management, application lifecycle management, static code analysis, and more.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 11 Mar 2016

Programming Research

Cyberthreat Intelligence: How Organizations are Using Analytics on Data Left Behind by Hackers
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: One barrier to understanding the merits of cyberthreat intelligence (CTI) is confusion about what it is and what it isn't. Access this article to gain an insider's perspective on what CTI really has to offer, who needs it, and how to find the right vendor.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Windows Security Management: What's New in Windows 10
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll explore how new auditing and logging capabilities in Windows 10 give IT visibility into potential threats. Uncover ways to thwart threat actors by scoping user privileges, logging on with additional credentials, and more.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

2016 Cyber-Threat Defense Report
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report illuminates ways to reduce your attack surface using next-generation firewalls and CASBs, so you can control access to network and cloud-based computing resources. Access now to examine other tools and tactics, including network access control, full-network scans, and more.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 04 Mar 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Bullet-Proofing Your Email with Cloud-Based Security
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: Since malicious software and web links can bring down entire enterprises, having an extra layer of defense in place has never been more important. Learn what you can do to protect users, and deliver highly accurate spam detection, and robust virus defense.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 04 Mar 2016


An Integrated Approach to Reducing Detection and Response Times
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about an integrated set of tools that provide a holistic view across the ever-expanding attack surface, and apply big data analytics to detect patterns of concerning behavior faster.
Posted: 03 Mar 2016 | Published: 03 Mar 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

The Role of SAM in Information Security
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Software asset management (SAM) provides an organization not just with the resources it needs to generate audit and reconciliation reports, but also to support information security initiatives. Learn ways information security can be more effectively addressed with the aid of SAM.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Snow Software

The CIO's Guide to Avoiding IT Irrelevance: Build a Bridge with BYOD
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: Discover 7 crucial steps to avoid IT irrelevance by beating Shadow IT with BYOD. Dig into the key aspects of this EMM-based approach, and learn how to eliminate barriers for users with self-service and social ITSM, and more.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


For Enterprise IT: Extend Your VPN to Bring Better Security, Performance, Reliability to the Cloud
sponsored by AT&T
WHITE PAPER: As more applications get delivered through cloud models, IT must ensure maximum performance and availability. Why should you look to extend the capabilities of a VPN that is already in place? Learn the benefits of VPN-based connectivity for the cloud inside.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Apr 2016


Top 5 Benefits of a Security Operations Center
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the persistent and evolving IT threat landscape, along with the need for and benefits of building an enterprise SOC.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013


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.
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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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