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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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Agility meets Control: 3 Ways to Boost Security in the Cloud
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Explore how to implement modern, cloud-capable security strategies that empower rather than hinder development and innovation. Find out 3 ways to boost security in the cloud with Windows Server 2016, starting with your OS, your data center and critical workloads, business apps, and more.
Posted: 14 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Microsoft

Vendor Risk Management Checklist
sponsored by ModoModo
WHITE PAPER: As outsourcing becomes the norm with more and more aspects of an enterprise's operations managed by third parties, these organizations expose themselves to a growing amount of shared risk. The following checklist can serve as a guide to help your organization mitigate vendor risk.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

ModoModo

How to Implement Practical Security Assessments
sponsored by ModoModo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers ways to gain perspective about your security based on developing a proper and balanced perspective in the rather oblique world of assessments.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

ModoModo

Finding a Better Metaphor, Staring into the Cloud, and What to Expect at RSA 2017
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the security challenges of cloud and IoT, and examines which topics dominated the 2017 RSA conference. Find out which security paradigms are shifting and learn how security pros are putting a new spin on old topics, like how analytics and intelligence are increasing their role in threat and event management.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

Cyber Threat Analysis For 2017
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Access this guide to uncover a number of vital security predictions for 2017, including: enterprise environments providing fertile territory for ransomware operators, how IoT can enable DDoS attacks, and more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

Multi-DNS Patterns: Deliver Better Performance, Security, and Reliability
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: Improve the performance, security and reliability of your DNS infrastructure by adding a supplemental DNS service to your IT environment. Discover 3 approaches to multi-DNS that can help deliver consistent, high-quality user experiences and mitigate outage risks.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Dyn

Leverage On-Demand Testing with Vulnerability Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Explore how to leverage enterprise vulnerability testing services in conjunction with a portal for collaboration, project management, and reporting in order to improve your security posture. Unlock capabilities like on demand testing, vulnerability analytics and dashboards, balanced manual and automated testing, and more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

IBM

Understanding and Overcoming Cloud Security Threats
sponsored by Peak10
WHITE PAPER: The cloud doesn't have to be a security concern. This white paper dives into common security threats to the cloud and best practices on how to deal with them.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 13 Feb 2017

Peak10

Tackling Insider Threats
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Security is an inside job. Insiders are responsible for more than 40% of data loss. Whether it's intentional or accidental, you need to stop it with policy development, event monitoring, and incident response—backed by a strong set of data loss prevention tools. Learn more. Read Tackling Insider Threats.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Intel Security

Details on Newly Observed GhostAdmin Botnet
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Gain a rare look at the beginnings of a malware threat and learn how Booz Allen Hamilton discovered and identified indicators of compromise for the newly observed GhostAdmin malware and how to protect your enterprise from falling prey to it.
Posted: 10 Feb 2017 | Published: 10 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

IDC Analyst Connection: Internal Segmentation Firewalls
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Networks have changed drastically since the first firewall was introduced, and as a result, networking pros can no longer assume traffic within the perimeter can be trusted. In this Q&A with IDC's Chris Christiansen, learn how internal segmentation firewalls can help you secure your expanding network.
Posted: 10 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

How Blockchain Analysis was Used to Identify Additional Shifu Infrastructure and Campaign Timeframe
sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
WHITE PAPER: Gain a phenomenal chance to go deep inside a real-world threat intelligence blockchain analysis and discover how Booz Allen Hamilton identified indicators of compromise (IOC) related to a Shifu before it spiraled out of control.
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 09 Feb 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton

WP IFSW Global Network Survey results
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Fortinet conducted a survey of IT decision-makers from 10 countries around the world. They were asked specifically about the security challenges and decisions that they have to make and their areas of highest concern. Learn what security trends most concern top IT decision-makers
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Understanding What Matters Most When Selecting Managed DNS
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: In this DNS evaluation guide, learn about the critical role DNS plays in the user experience, the advantages of a cloud-based managed DNS service and key criteria for evaluating a managed DNS service provider.
Posted: 09 Feb 2017 | Published: 09 Feb 2017

Dyn

Fast Breach Mitigation Without Network Disruption
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: With network breaches unfolding with growing frequency, your ability to quickly mitigate a crisis begins with knowing where it occurred, and what data was compromised. Discover how to capture the critical data you need to respond more rapidly to emerging situations.
Posted: 08 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Ixia

Deploying a Multi‐Gigabit Web Filtering Architecture
sponsored by ContentKeeper
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to redouble web filtering efforts in the face of growing bandwidth and processing requirements. Discover multiple approaches to cultivating a well-managed multi-gigabit architecture, exploring the pros and cons of each, plus uncover tips on how to keep up with one-to-one computing and SSL encrypted sites.
Posted: 08 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

ContentKeeper

Modernize Cybersecurity with Hadoop Data Management and Analytics
sponsored by Cloudera
WHITE PAPER: Explore how to modernize your cybersecurity architecture, detect advanced threats faster, and accelerate threat mitigation with a data-driven strategy. Prepare your organization by leveraging big data, machine learning, and advanced analytics.
Posted: 07 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Cloudera

Cloud Security and Content Management: Box Case Study
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to secure Box on the cloud, and in doing so yield more benefits than just keeping your data safe.
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 06 Feb 2017

IBM

Box: Securing Business Information in the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to address content security challenges with Box on the cloud and enable productivity and collaboration with anyone, anywhere, and at any time, while maintaining control and compliance over your business content.
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 06 Feb 2017

IBM

Do You Trust Your Network Security?
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Protecting your network requires a deeper strategy than simply buying security inspection tools, integrating them, and expecting them to comprehensively inspect all of your traffic. Learn how to test your network elements before you go live in order to provide your organization the confidence that your network can survive an attack.
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Ixia

How to Streamline Vendor Risk Management
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: Explore how vendor risk management has traditionally been handled, why traditional strategies alone are inadequate, and 3 ways to make vendor risk management more efficient.
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 06 Feb 2017

BitSight

Understanding and Mitigating DNS DDoS Attacks
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: A DDoS Attack or distributed denial of service attack can happen to any online entity, at any time. So what are your company's risks and how can you mitigate them?
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Box

Financial Technologies Protects its Network From Malware and Other Internet Threats
sponsored by ContentKeeper
WHITE PAPER: Financial Technologies needed help with preventing malware, spoofing, and denial of service attacks. Learn what they did so they can decode, inspect, and filter SSL-encrypted web traffic.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 03 Feb 2017

ContentKeeper

Why SSL Decryption is Critical for Today's Secure Web Gateways & 5 Keys to an Effective Solution
sponsored by ContentKeeper
WHITE PAPER: Discover why SSL decryption is a critical component for today's secure web gateways; and illustrated is a 5-point framework for evaluating these gateways to ensure you handle decryption successfully. Read on to also address the challenges associated with SSL decryption and how these created a big gap in effectiveness among solutions.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 03 Feb 2017

ContentKeeper

Box: Securing Business Information In The Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to address content security challenges with Box on the cloud and enable productivity and collaboration with anyone, anywhere, and at any time, while maintaining control and compliance over your business content.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 01 Feb 2017

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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