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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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Security Threats White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Best Practices for Dealing With Phishing and Ransomware
sponsored by SingTel
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to counter the modern threat landscape of phishing, ransomware, and other malware. An enterprise's defense against such malignant activates can mean the difference between success and going out of business.
Posted: 05 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

SingTel

Survey Findings: Data Security
sponsored by Dell, Inc. & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This data security report illuminates the data security concerns held by businesses. Learn how to obtain the business support needed to integrate data security, while mitigating the cloud and mobile risks that plague IT.
Posted: 04 Jan 2017 | Published: 04 Jan 2017

Dell, Inc. & Intel®

Endpoint Security for the Empowered Enterprise
sponsored by Dell, Inc. & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines endpoint protection features that improve system performance and user productivity. Uncover Dell's Endpoint Security Suite Enterprise, how it supports encryption and advanced authentication, and the technical specifications required.
Posted: 04 Jan 2017 | Published: 04 Jan 2017

Dell, Inc. & Intel®

A Whale of a Tale: How to Stop the Rising Tide of Impersonation Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn how whaling works, what the tell-tale signs are, and what can be done to safeguard your organization from its ravages. Read on for an in-depth breakdown of a typical whaling attack and where to look for help for threat protection.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 03 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Anatomy of a Whaling Attack: Protecting Your Organization from CEO Email Scams
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn the anatomy of a whaling attack – an email scam that can threaten every member of your enterprise, from entry-level to the C-suite. Download this e-book now and learn 6 ways to defend against this potentially crippling attack.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 03 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Five Tactics to Stop Email Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource now to get a breakdown of traditional phishing, spear-phishing, and whaling, and uncover 5 tips to help you prevent this email fraud.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 03 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Tackle Email Fraud with Comprehensive Targeted Threat Protection
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: This research report from 451 Research highlights Mimecast's expansion into the targeted threat protection market. Access now to compare various vendors and what they can do for your enterprise and uncover the analysis of Mimecast's strengths, weaknesses, threats and more.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 21 Jul 2016

Mimecast North America

Oh #@$%! I've Been Breached: What to do Next
sponsored by Armor
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to not only put together an incident response plan (IRP), but what to do during and afterwards to reduce downtime and smoothly transition back to normal operations as quickly as possible.
Posted: 22 Dec 2016 | Published: 22 Dec 2016

Armor

Exploit Kits: Getting In by Any Means Necessary
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the concept of exploit kits and how to defend against them. Uncover tips for reducing your attack surface, blocking known malware and exploits, identifying new threats, and more.
Posted: 19 Dec 2016 | Published: 19 Dec 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Mobile Security Checklist: Top Ten Threats to Your Enterprise Today
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to find an overview of the key issues you need to be on top of right now to protect your organization, its employees and its customers.
Posted: 19 Dec 2016 | Published: 19 Dec 2016

BlackBerry

Mobile Security Addressing the Evolving Threat Landscape
sponsored by SOTI Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover why organizations are making the decision to move forward with a holistic security framework to mitigate risk – taking into account physical, network, device, and data (app and content level) protection.
Posted: 16 Dec 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2016

SOTI Inc.

The 5 Next Big Things in Mobile Security
sponsored by vmware airwatch
WHITE PAPER: Security for mobile devices, applications, and content is a paramount concern in a mobility management strategy. This whitepaper covers the five next big trends in mobile security.
Posted: 16 Dec 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2016

vmware airwatch

Web Application Firewall: Delivering Must-Have Protection for the Modern Enterprise
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: To thoroughly protect numerous web properties, you need to supplement basic network security and firewall solutions with web application firewall tools. Learn what's currently available as essential components for web protection.
Posted: 16 Dec 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2016

Citrix

Seeing Through the Clouds: Cloud Visibility Improves Network Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why network telemetry is the key to better cloud security. Learn how network telemetry can expand advanced visibility, threat detection, and security analytics capabilities to the cloud for more comprehensive network protection.
Posted: 15 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Secure Enterprise File Sharing and Mobile Content Management
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to utilize a highly mobile and collaborative method of document sharing without sacrificing security. Learn how to protect intellectual property, exchange files through data rooms for M&A, and more.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 14 Dec 2016

BlackBerry

Data Privacy and Residency for Oracle Sales Cloud
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to protect your sensitive data for Oracle Sales Cloud, maintaining the control you need to confidently adopt cloud services. Learn how to ensure data compliance and protection, seamless user experience, cloud intelligence, auditing preparedness, and more.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 12 Dec 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Blue Coat Cloud Data Protection Gateway
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to ensure CJIS compliance when using Salesforce.com and other SaaS applications to maintain control over your data on the cloud. Discover the benefits of this approach such as FIPS-140 compliance, seamless user experience, and more.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 12 Dec 2016

Blue Coat Systems

What Constitutes Effective Security Awareness Training?
sponsored by KnowBe4
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to create a comprehensive security training program to truly make your employees more security-aware. Proper training methods should not only engage your personnel, but also provide employees with continuous learning to reinforce strong security practices.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

KnowBe4

Sustainable Security Operations: Optimize Processes and Tools to Make the Most of Your Team's Time and Talent
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how to take your threat management protocols from reactive to proactive, while reducing complexity and improving operational effectiveness. Access now and discover how you can integrate separate security procedures, automate threat warnings, increase security accuracy with behavioral analytics, and more.
Posted: 09 Dec 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2016

Intel Security

Tackle Insider Threats Head-On By Building A Proactive Security Culture
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: More than 40% of data loss is caused by company insiders. Use this white paper to find ways your company can reduce the chance of internal data loss by fostering a trusted security culture, creating employee profiles, and more.
Posted: 09 Dec 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2016

Intel Security

Transform Data Risk Into Business Reward
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Access this e-book to discover how to remain compliant and secure in the face of changing regulations like the GDPR, NIS Directive, and the EU-US Privacy Shield Agreement.
Posted: 09 Dec 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2016

Blue Coat Systems

8 Cloud Adoption Best Practices to Ensure Compliance
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn 8 best practices to ensure compliance when adopting cloud apps and services. Access now to avoid being the next company to lose its way under the sway of shadow IT.
Posted: 08 Dec 2016 | Published: 08 Dec 2016

Blue Coat Systems

7 Steps to Take Charge of Your Cloud Strategy
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover 7 actions that IT departments can adopt to take charge of their cloud strategy and take back their organizations from shadow IT to ensure they are not leaving themselves vulnerable to attack.
Posted: 08 Dec 2016 | Published: 08 Dec 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Quantifying the Value of Firewall Management
sponsored by FireMon
WHITE PAPER: In this research report, Aberdeen Group examined more than 13,000 current network firewall installations. Uncover how to reduce the total annualized business impact of managing firewalls without reducing the protection afforded by them.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

FireMon

Designing an IAM Program Optimized for Your Business
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: A recent IBM report found that insiders were responsible for 60% of attacks. With evidence like that, it's time to revamp your IAM strategy. In this white paper, discover a 4-step process to maturing your IAM policies to ensure that business objectives related to security, productivity and compliance can be met.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

IBM
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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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