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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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To Pay or Not to Pay: Ransom-Based Cyber-Attacks on the Rise
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: Organizations need to proactively prepare their networks for ransomware attacks. Learn now about three key considerations for tools and strategies designed to mitigate these incidents, how to detect a fake ransom letter, and the consequences of giving into these threats.
Posted: 20 Sep 2016 | Published: 20 Sep 2016

Radware

Cyber Security Recommendations from the C-Suite
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: From this resource, garner the top 5 cybersecurity best practices for enterprise leaders, as illustrated by a survey conducted of over 200 C-level security executives. Read on now to access detailed insight on their expert recommendations for cybersecurity in 2016.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 19 Sep 2016

Radware

Give Your Threat Counter-Measures a Shot in the Arm
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover a deep (but concise) look at the current evolution of the modern security landscape: giving a succinct rundown of why attacks are stronger than ever, how to develop a strategic defense, and what to look for in solutions. Gain actionable insight into prevention, detection, mitigation, and more.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 19 Sep 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

The Definitive Buyer's Guide for Evaluating Enterprise Network Firewalls
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This essential guide demonstrates how to reduce your attack surface by making an informed decision on the right firewall for your business. To do so, discover the fundamentals of modern firewall technology, 10 critical business requirements your next firewall must address, and more.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 19 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

BYOD & MDM: Why you’re still at risk – and what you can do about it
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper discover how you can reap the benefits of BYOD and MDM while also keeping your data and devices secure. Also uncover 9 threats that MDM solutions often fail to catch.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

SHA-1 is Dead. Long live SHA-2!
sponsored by Certified Security Solutions (CSS)
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to quickly and effectively implement a SHA-1 depreciation plan to ensure that every certificate in your organization is based on the new SHA-2 algorithm. Learn why SHA-1 is out, the reasons behind deprecation timing, and best practices and resources for your SHA-2 migration.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

Certified Security Solutions (CSS)

How To Easily Start Your Implementation Planning for Office 365
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Uncover how to effectively plan for your enterprise's adoption of Office 365, and run through a comprehensive step-by-step to build your cloud "to-do" list.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Security Framework: A Guide for Business Leaders
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Don't satisfy yourself with the status quo. In this guide, access an extensive security framework which will analyze, detect, prevent, and respond to all known and unknown cyber threats. Learn how to formulate a strategy that will rapidly automate protection, extend network visibility, and more.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Mitigating DNS Zero-Day Exploits With Hybrid Network Architecture
sponsored by EfficientIP
WHITE PAPER: Discover the key benefits of hybrid DNS, and learn how to leverage DNS to mitigate zero-day exploits by eliminating single point of failure (SPoF) and enhancing upgrade agility. Read on to deploy a reliable hybrid DNS architecture that gives network admins the ability to enact rapid vulnerability remediation.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

EfficientIP

The Insider Threats: Be Protected with Advanced DNS Security
sponsored by EfficientIP
WHITE PAPER: See first-hand how to implement a secure DNS architecture—such as high performance cache and real time DNS traffic analysis tools capable of adaptive countermeasures—to enhance your organization's ability to stand against internal attacks, and ensure continuity of mission-critical DNS services.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

EfficientIP

Optimize High-Performing DNS Infrastructures for Greater Security
sponsored by EfficientIP
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will examine three methods of optimizing DNS infrastructure to achieve greater security, performance, simplicity, and a drastic reduction in TCO. Access now to learn how to eliminate useless server farms to reduce energy costs and improve protection against furtive attacks.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

EfficientIP

The Virtual Firewall Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today's organizations can benefit from additional layers of protection. Access this concise infographic and explore eight virtual firewall questions you should be asking.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 13 Sep 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Microsoft Office 365: Enabling More Secure Collaboration
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can best take control of Office 365's anytime-anywhere collaboration while also maintaining secure access to corporate data. Explore three steps designed to help you realize this goal quickly and securely.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 13 Sep 2016

VMware, Inc.

Windows 10, EMM, and the Future of PC Security and Management
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how Windows 10, enterprise mobility management (EMM) platforms, and mobile devices are changing the way you can approach complicated security and management tasks. Uncover the top 5 PC management capabilities of EMM, key considerations in adopting an EMM platform, and more.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 13 Sep 2016

MobileIron

Can Enterprises Hire Their Way Out of Cloud Security Risks?
sponsored by Palerra Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the essential question: Can enterprises hire their way out of cloud security risks? As more employees connect their personal devices to your cloud environment, the answer to this question becomes even more crucial. Discover what roles hiring and automation are playing in mitigating cloud security risks.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 13 Sep 2016

Palerra Inc.

Mobile Malware Hits Active Sync-Only Devices
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Learn how malware on mobile devices function and menace individuals and enterprises alike, and the particulars of the top threats such as: Stagefright targeting up to 99% of Android devices, XcodeGhost attacks iOS devices with thousands of infected apps, and 2 more.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

MobileIron

Mobile Security and Risk Review
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Uncover an in-depth look into the modern threat landscape of mobile security, where it has come from, and where it is going. Discover how new threats have emerged on the scene, what tactics they are using, and how to effectively counter them.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

MobileIron

4 Countermeasures to Protect Against Ransomware
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Learn not only why ransomware is one of the favored tools of the cybercriminal, but also how enterprises fall prey to it, how it attacks their systems, and how to prevent it. Also learn common pitfalls when preparing to combat this threat, and four countermeasures to keep your data safe.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

TrendMicro

Buying Criteria for Next-Generation Network Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover an in-depth explanation of the factors that compel organizations to look at next-generation solutions. This buyer's guide offers an analysis of the most important capabilities you should look for (and demand) from your network security gear, and will arm you with the information you need to be an educated buyer.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Beyond Application Visibility and Control: What an NGFW Must Be
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore the ways in which digital transformation is changing businesses' security, and discover why typical NGFWs that focus primarily on app visibility offer an incomplete approach to threat defense. Read on to employ a NGFW that protects across the entire attack continuum, and integrates with existing security investments.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Next-Generation Firewalls: An Investment Checklist
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: What should you look for in a next-generation firewall? This paper includes a checklist against which you evaluate NGFWs. Read on now to determine the benefits a truly effective NGFW can deliver, and find one that will provide actionable indications of compromise to identify malicious activity, and more.
Posted: 12 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cyber Ransom Survival Guide
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: The following resource offers a concise overview of ransomware -- including the current threat landscape, who's likely to be targeted, and the marketplace and tools fueling the trend. Access now and you'll also learn about questions you need to ask and next steps you need to take to safeguard your organization.
Posted: 09 Sep 2016 | Published: 09 Sep 2016

Radware

How One SIEM Strategy Stacks Up
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource takes a look at one SIEM strategy and rates its features, performance, documentation, support, and value. Access now to determine if it's time for your organization to consider a different approach to SIEM technology.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 07 Sep 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

How a School District Swiftly Detects and Remediates Internal and External Threats
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the Council Rock School District approached their massive network security blind spot and reduced their threat reaction time from months to detect and resolve to mere minutes. Discover what did and what did not work for them, how they also improved their capacity planning, and more.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 07 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

The Essential Guide to Microsoft Azure Security
sponsored by Softchoice Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Learn what IT pros are saying about Microsoft Azure and how it handles identity and access management, network security, data protection, and more. Discover how to gain insight on how your existing environment maps to potential public cloud offerings.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 07 Sep 2016

Softchoice 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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