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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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Learn How You can Simplify Mobile Security
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines what one new mobile threat protection product "SandBlast Mobile" offers.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 13 Jul 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Research Report: IoT DDoS Attacks Show the Stakes Have Changed
sponsored by Arbor Networks
WHITE PAPER: How can IT network pros defend against DDoS attacks on IoT devices? In this white paper, uncover the recommendations on how to design your DNS infrastructure for stronger security against botnets. Then find out how Forrester Research believes the business technology ecosystem is changing.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 19 Oct 2017

Arbor Networks

From HummingBad to Worse: The History of the Yingmob
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Inside, learn about the malware known as HummingBad, the main tool of the Chinese cybercriminal group Yingmob. Find out what damage this malware can do, how it went global, and more.
Posted: 18 Oct 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

A CISO's Guide to Mobile Threat Defense
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Security systems need an upgrade to be able to protect mobile devices and apps in the workplace. Read this white paper to learn the 5 major threats to mobile security, then find out what steps you can take to mitigate these vulnerabilities.
Posted: 12 Oct 2017 | Published: 12 Oct 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

2017 Cyberattack Trends
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This report outlines how the threat landscape has changed in 2017 when it comes to ransomware, banking and mobile threats. Read on to learn from the past, so you might better secure the future.
Posted: 02 Oct 2017 | Published: 02 Oct 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Making a DDoS Protection Plan: 8 Best Practices
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Having a DDoS protection plan in place is all it takes to stave off the panic when an attack hits, and help you return to business as usual. Inside, learn 8 steps you can take to put this plan in place.
Posted: 26 Sep 2017 | Published: 26 Sep 2017

Akamai Technologies

TOP 10 Considerations for Bot Management
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: There are countless vendors claiming to provide you with bot management solutions and comprehensive protection, but what do you really need to keep your own environment safe? Read this list of the top 10 things to consider when selecting a bot management system.
Posted: 22 Sep 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2017

Akamai Technologies

The Key to Advancing from Bot Management to Bot Security
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Learn about how you can better secure your IT environment by putting a common hacker tool, bots, to your own use, and how you can advance from simple bot management to bot security.
Posted: 21 Sep 2017 | Published: 03 Mar 2017

Akamai Technologies

Security Analytics: Putting Together an Effective Incident Response Plan
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how to create and implement an effective incident response plan to detect security breaches and react before attacks wreak havoc on your network and reputation.
Posted: 20 Sep 2017 | Published: 20 Sep 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Data Breaches: Protect Your Organization with an Incident Response Program
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: When a data breach occurs, your organization could be open to hackers and cybercriminals for up to 200 days. Thankfully, building a rapid incident response program isn't difficult, once you know how. This white paper outlines the critical process and major roles that can make that a reality.
Posted: 20 Sep 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Disrupt the Machine-to-Human Fight with a New Defender Lifecycle Model in Security Operations
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how Gigamon's security delivery platform combats breaches and cyberattacks by integrating machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI) and security workflow automation.
Posted: 20 Sep 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2017

Gigamon

How You can Secure the Use of Cloud Apps and Services
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) that can help you securely adopt cloud apps and meet your regulatory compliance. Learn to identify, analyze, and eliminate the shadow IT plaguing your organization.
Posted: 15 Sep 2017 | Published: 15 Sep 2017

Symantec

A 5 Minute Guide to Security for Cognitive Search and Knowledge Management
sponsored by Attivio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Examine the resurgence of knowledge management, in conjunction with cognitive search and security, as a viable option for coordinating the vast amounts of information buried in big data environments.
Posted: 13 Sep 2017 | Published: 13 Sep 2017

Attivio, Inc.

The Power of the Proxy
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the Proxy platform protects you by stopping advanced and evasive malware.
Posted: 13 Sep 2017 | Published: 13 Sep 2017

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

2017 Threat Landscape Report
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Review what we've learned from the threats and exploitations attacking systems and networks across the globe in 2017 as a means for gaining critical insights into how you can better prepare your network for the cyber attacks of the future.
Posted: 11 Sep 2017 | Published: 11 Sep 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Security Investigations: The Importance of Detection and Rapid Response
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Gain a holistic view of what defines a security investigation, as well as a security program that provides an analytics-driven approach to security. Discover how through analytics you'll be able to detect threats, visualize security data, and more.
Posted: 11 Sep 2017 | Published: 11 Sep 2017

Splunk

Detecting Unknown Malware and Ransomware
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can protect your network from the threat of ransomware by collecting all Windows Sysinternal data through event logs, and running it through a thorough analytics program to search and analyze anomalies.
Posted: 11 Sep 2017 | Published: 11 Sep 2017

Splunk

New Security Challenges Redefine Risk and Vulnerability
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the latest areas of security in which IT pros should be honing their focus to keep pace with the ever-evolving threat landscape. For example, training the 70% of uncertified IT pros to protect IoT devices.
Posted: 07 Sep 2017 | Published: 07 Sep 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

5 strategies for modernizing security policy
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A lack of proactive security policies, evolving compliance needs, and expanding corporate infrastructure have all made traditional security policies ineffective. Inside, discover 5 strategies for upgrading your existing policies to remediate these threats, and help make your decision makers confident in your cybersecurity again.
Posted: 07 Sep 2017 | Published: 11 Sep 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Toolkits, Apps, & Services Used Today to Launch DDoS Attacks
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Find out how attackers launch different types of DDoS so that you can prepare your organization's security strategy to protect the key apps and data on its network.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

A10 Networks

The Essential Checklist: A Practical Guide to Efficient Security Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Find out how to detect and resolve data breaches faster by using a security operations checklist to identify which areas of your strategy could benefit most from updated methodologies like security automation.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

ServiceNow

WhoDunIt? The Mystery of the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT)
sponsored by Kaspersky Lab
WHITE PAPER: For companies that experienced a targeted cyberattack, 68% report data loss or exposure as a direct result of the attack. Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) are even more disconcerting. Learn how to protect your company's sensitive information from APT attacks, and discover real-world examples of companies who used Kaspersky for attribution.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

Kaspersky Lab

Healthtech And Security: Sharing And Safeguarding Patient Data
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about how to prevent cybercriminals from accessing your patient's electronic medical records in Aberdeen Group's HealthTech study.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2017

Absolute

The Smart, Secure Cloud for India: Learn How Google Cloud Infrastructure Keeps Your Data Secure
sponsored by Google Cloud
WHITE PAPER: Google Cloud's Mumbai cloud region provides faster data transfers and reduced latency to the India region. Download the whitepaper for a look under the hood of Google's infrastructure security, and explicit detail on the process we go through to build and maintain GCP regions. Download the report and find out more now.
Posted: 25 Sep 2017 | Published: 25 Sep 2017

Google Cloud

Real-Time Threat Prevention Lets Managed IT Services Provider Vology Thrive
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, learn how deploying a cloud-based security system gave the IT consulting company Vology both the protection they need to fight against today's threats, and the ability to learn and grow from each attack that comes their way
Posted: 15 Sep 2017 | Published: 17 Nov 2017

Oracle Corporation
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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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