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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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So You've Been Breached: What to Do Next
sponsored by Armor
WHITE PAPER: When your system is breached by a malicious attack, it's no time to panic, it's time to act. Inside, discover the 5 steps you need to take to stop the exfiltration of data and return your system to normal operations with as minimal damage as possible.
Posted: 31 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2017

Armor

Hybrid AI Takes on Cybersecurity
sponsored by Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Will hybrid AI disrupt your information security team? Experts agree that AI is the next step in identifying threats, but are we facing Westworld or just an evolutionary advancement? 7 security experts weigh in, inside this special report.
Posted: 28 Aug 2017 | Published: 28 Aug 2017

Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.

How Attackers Target Users Through Office 365
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This infographic reveals methods hackers employ to target users through productivity apps like Office 365. Learn about sophisticated social engineering techniques, document-sharing lures, and more.
Posted: 17 Aug 2017 | Published: 17 Aug 2017

Proofpoint, Inc.

The Role of Automation in Optimizing Network Performance and Security
sponsored by FireMon
WHITE PAPER: As networks become more complex, network visibility reduces making it harder to identify and contain threats. Access this resource to learn how to overcome the challenges with this network security complexity gap.
Posted: 11 Aug 2017 | Published: 11 Aug 2017

FireMon

Ransomware: Defending Against 5 Major Types
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Not all ransomware is alike, so no one-size-fits-all strategy exists for defending against these attacks. Explore 5 major types of ransomware attacks and learn how to defend against them to bolster your network security.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 09 Aug 2017

Commvault

Cisco Umbrella Shoots for Secure Internet, Anywhere
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to mitigate risks and improve your security posture for the cloud by leveraging SaaS-based tools that enable advanced malware protection for your network, real-time threat intelligence, and increased DNS gateway security.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 09 Aug 2017

Cisco Umbrella

Rethink Your Strategy to Defeat Evasive Attacks
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Malware is rapidly changing, and security policies need to change alongside it. Inside, learn about why implementing an analytics-based threat detection system is your best bet at keeping your network safe.
Posted: 08 Aug 2017 | Published: 08 Aug 2017

Palo Alto Networks

Internet Security Threat Report
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: In this comprehensive guide, review some of the major security attacks and vulnerabilities from 2016, and learn how it can inform your policy moving into the future.
Posted: 08 Aug 2017 | Published: 28 Apr 2017

Symantec

Securing Industrial IoT Technology: 4 Key Considerations
sponsored by Bayshore Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to stop cyberthreats before they can damage critical industrial assets and systems by going inside one cyberattack launched against energy organization Consolidated Power. See how they used an industrial cyber protection platform and uncover 4 considerations for IIoT security.
Posted: 02 Aug 2017 | Published: 02 Aug 2017

Bayshore Networks

How LepideAuditor Helps You Detect and Prevent Privilege Abuse
sponsored by Lepide Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to combat the issue of privilege abuse with in-depth auditing of changes taking place in critical servers and data. Find out how to identify privileged users, track permission changes continuously, clean out old, unused accounts, ensure least privilege, and more.
Posted: 27 Jul 2017 | Published: 27 Jul 2017

Lepide Software

How LepideAuditor Helps You Detect and Prevent Ransomware Spread
sponsored by Lepide Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the important role of security audits in defending against increasingly complex ransomware attacks. Discover how to get real-time insights into changes in the configuration of systems like Active Directory, Exchange Server, and NetApp Filers.
Posted: 27 Jul 2017 | Published: 27 Jul 2017

Lepide Software

4 Key Considerations for Securing Operation Technology in the Oil & Gas Industry
sponsored by Bayshore Networks
WHITE PAPER: The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is revolutionizing the manufacturing industry – but also opens the door to cyber threats. Learn about the opportunities and risks created, and the need for securing the operation technology environment. Plus, discover 4 key considerations to protect industrial assets against cyber threats.
Posted: 27 Jul 2017 | Published: 02 Jul 2017

Bayshore Networks

Product Brief: HyTrust KeyControl + VMware vSphere 6.5 VM Encryption = Greater Security Together
sponsored by HyTrust
WHITE PAPER: In this security technology product brief, learn best practices for implementing HyTrust KeyControl with VMware vSphere 6.5 VM Encryption for greater security and protection for your enterprise.
Posted: 26 Jul 2017 | Published: 26 Jul 2017

HyTrust

Product Overview: 30 Minutes to a More Secure Enterprise
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
WHITE PAPER: DNS-layer security offers a first line of defense for your company – DNS request proceed internet activity, after all. But which DNS security is right for you? In this product overview, discover how implementing Cisco Umbrella can help you improve your company's security.
Posted: 26 Jul 2017 | Published: 26 Jul 2017

Cisco Umbrella

Don't Just Respond – Prevent Attacks before They Happen
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to use cloud-delivered security services to prevent damaging attacks before they're launched. Learn how to create an advanced threat and malware detection strategy that can proactively identify attack infrastructure with statistical models and pre-emptively protect against most zero-day threats.
Posted: 25 Jul 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Cisco Umbrella

Protect Your Sensitive Data, Achieve Compliance In a Multi-Cloud World
sponsored by HyTrust
WHITE PAPER: Multi-cloud adoption is on the rise – a recent study found that 64% of survey respondents expect to use multiple cloud service vendors. With such a rising popularity, how do you protect your sensitive data, while also properly complying, in a multi-cloud future?
Posted: 25 Jul 2017 | Published: 25 Jul 2017

HyTrust

How To Securely Configure A Linux Host To Run Containers
sponsored by Twistlock, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to update traditional security for containerized, microservices-based app development by learning how to securely configure a Linux host to run Docker containers.
Posted: 21 Jul 2017 | Published: 21 Jul 2017


The Proactive Security Paradigm: How Containers Can Revamp Your Approach To Security
sponsored by Twistlock, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to integrate security into DevOps with a container-first security platform that creates more secure microservices-based app development environments and uncover 6 often overlooked security benefits of containers.
Posted: 21 Jul 2017 | Published: 21 Jul 2017


Is Your IT Security Affecting Your Workforce Productivity?
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Read this infographic to learn more about the trends, drivers, and challenges organizations face in regards to their workforce security.
Posted: 20 Jun 2017 | Published: 20 Jun 2017

Dell and Microsoft

Is Your Lack of Mobile Security Affecting Your Workforce Productivity?
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this Forrester Research report, learn how to develop a mobile security strategy that not only delivers an improved risk profile but also makes your environment more user-friendly. Read on to implement an effective end user computing security strategy that improves workforce productivity and will enact advanced threat identification.
Posted: 19 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Dell and Microsoft

Malware Review Q1 2017
sponsored by PhishMe
WHITE PAPER: Learn what malware was up to in Q1 2017, what the numbers mean, and what can be learned to give your organization the ability to mitigate the next wave of malware.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 15 Jun 2017

PhishMe

Malware Year in Review 2016
sponsored by PhishMe
WHITE PAPER: Ransomware's explosive growth in 2016 was evidence of a paradigm shift in criminal business ventures, resulting in estimated losses of well over $1 billion. Discover 4 major malware trends and specific examples of how they worked, and what it may mean for 2017.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 14 Jun 2017

PhishMe

Advanced Persistent Threats and Other Advanced Attacks: Threat Analysis and Defense Strategies for SMB, Mid-size, and Enterprise Organizations
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Understanding exactly what an Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) is can be difficult, as the hype surrounding this dangerous threat has clouded its definition. View this paper to discover the nature of APT risks and gain key recommendations on how to defend against them.
Posted: 28 Aug 2017 | Published: 15 Sep 2011

Websense, Inc.

It Vs. Users? How Law Firms Can Maximize Security While Granting Access To The Web
sponsored by Authentic8, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to maximize network and endpoint security while still granting the web access employees need to stay productive, with a particular focus on the role of security in law firms. Learn how to go beyond virtualization to secure web access and use Silo to create secure, cloud-based virtual browsers.
Posted: 28 Jul 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Authentic8, Inc.

Why a Virtual Browser is Important For Enterprise Security
sponsored by Authentic8, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: More malware enters via the web browser than any other place across the network. Find out how to create more sophisticated and granular security controls with a cloud-based, virtual browser. Learn what features virtual browsers should offer, what their potential pitfalls are, and more.
Posted: 28 Jul 2017 | Published: 28 Jul 2017

Authentic8, 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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