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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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Gain Capabilities to help you Protect, and Insight to Understand
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: As threats evolve, organizations must find ways to continuously detect, prevent, and respond quickly to attacks on the endpoint in order to limit damages. Discover a strategy that can help you protect endpoint devices against advanced and zero-day threats.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Cyber Risk Report 2016 Executive Summary
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: In this year's cyber risk report, you will discover the evolving nature of cybercrime, as well as the developing legislation meant to curtail it. Read on to delve into what defenders now face as they look to secure their enterprises.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 19 Feb 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The Global Cost of Cyber Crime
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Discover the most salient findings of this enterprise security and intelligence study and learn what you can do to protect your organization.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Behind the Mask: The Changing Face of Hacking
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This new report will help you learn more about hackers and how they work. Read it to understand what attack methods hackers use, why simple approaches like phishing still work, and more.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

A Security Delivery Platform Benefits the Entire Organization
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: As the cybersecurity threat landscape continues to evolve, organizations need to start taking into account current and future cybersecurity trends. Examine a solution that provides the network visibility you need to improve protection.
Posted: 09 Jun 2016 | Published: 09 Jun 2016

Gigamon

Wireless Security Survey 2016
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: 79% of IT pros expect an integrated security architecture to address the challenges of cybersecurity while also enabling secure network access. This survey report provides an overview of the key security challenges and trends faced by enterprise IT decision-makers in an ever-changing, globally networked ecosystem.
Posted: 08 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Best Practices to Contain Cyberattacks
sponsored by Illumio
WHITE PAPER: As cyberattacks become more sophisticated, it is time to make a shift in your IT security strategy. One that involves redefining how to contain and handle the inevitable attack. Uncover the 7 best practices you must take to gain control over your enterprise security.
Posted: 08 Jun 2016 | Published: 08 Jun 2016

Illumio

How to Prevent Security Breaches in Your Retail Network
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the multi-vendor nature common to most high-profile security breaches in retail enterprises. Learn about several of the characteristics common to recent breaches, and uncover a blueprint for a viable security model to prevent breaches in retail networks.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Securing the Small Business Network
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover how to effectively secure your small business that faces an evolving threat landscape. Read on to explore eight challenges surrounding network security, and what you can do to mitigate and prevent any further attacks.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Achieve Deeper Network Security and Application Control
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Combating emerging threats effectively while reducing the total cost of ownership (TCO) is crucial in a firewall. Read this paper and learn how NGFWs help you achieve a deeper level of security and safeguard your organization against today's evolving threats.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Top 10 Database Security Threats
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to understand the top 10 database threats and how you can protect your most valuable assets.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Dimension Data

Prevent Insider Threats with UBA
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: Not all threats exist outside your organization. Insider threats could be potentially worse if they go undetected—leaking critical information. So how do you distinguish an insider attack, and more importantly, how do you stop them? Find out in the following exclusive white paper.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Exabeam

An Innovative Approach to Managing Security in the Cloud
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Unlock the primary components of a secure cloud computing business environment including micro-segmentation, endpoint protection, and more.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Unisys

Security Teams Must Empower Employees to Prevent Phishing Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Technology alone won't stop phishing attacks; empowering employees to prevent incidents is critical. Uncover ways to boost this level of security awareness, and help users protect themselves and the enterprise from these cybercrimes.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 20 Aug 2015

Mimecast

CEO Fraud: How to Stop Impersonation Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: The following resource shows the results of 500 surveyed organizations that were victimized by whaling attacks. Access now to identify the impact of whaling attacks on other companies, so you can take the right safeguards in place.
Posted: 25 May 2016 | Published: 25 May 2016

Mimecast

Move Your Email to the Cloud with Confidence
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: As Office 365 adoption grows, Microsoft and all of its customers become a more appealing target. Explore the top five reasons you need a "Plan B" when it comes to securing Office 365.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 24 May 2016

Mimecast

Top 10 Security Priorities For US Healthcare Organizations
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: This report by Gartner reveals the main security challenges the healthcare industry faces. Unveil the top 10 security priorities for US healthcare organizations so that you can address the industry's most difficult challenges.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 22 Oct 2015

Absolute

What's Driving the State of Cybersecurity
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: The higher the demand for data and devices, the more you need protection against hackers. Discover how managed security services (MSS) can deliver advanced threat management.
Posted: 23 May 2016 | Published: 23 May 2016

Unisys

Help Your Security Team Sleep at Night
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores a platform that combines the packet, flow, application, infrastructure, and transaction data required to understand past security events. Uncover ways to make the right choices to strengthen and monitor cyber defenses.
Posted: 23 May 2016 | Published: 23 May 2016

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Anatomy of a Cyber-Attack
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: You need to understand the enemy -- and their malware -- before you can defeat them. Discover a comprehensive strategy to counter every stage of cyber-attacks and eliminate every type of malware from disrupting your network.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Dell Software

Enterprise Security Innovation on the AWS Cloud
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: One security leader optimized its offerings to give AWS customers a fast and convenient way to protect their data and applications against evolving threats. Discover ways to easily integrate additional protection, comply with regulations, and micro-segment off your virtual machines from neighbors when working on the cloud.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 19 Jan 2016

Unisys

Cloud Security: Advanced, Efficient, and Trusted
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Yesterday's security has fallen behind the needs of today. Here are better ways to address threats by keeping security up to speed with the cloud.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

Unisys

How One Security Expert is Exploring Modern Threats to Enterprises
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Organizations that deploy the right defenses, adopt the right governance, and train the right teams can achieve security in the evolving war over data. Discover ways to adapt your security strategy to new business models through a growing number of channels.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

E-Waste Is More Than Just Clutter
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: Do you dispose of, repurpose or recycle your old IT assets and technology? Explore why and how you should create a secure and frequent IT asset disposal program for your organization to stay compliant, safe, and clutter-free.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Iron Mountain

Why IT Leaders Are Buying into Mobile Security
sponsored by Lookout
WHITE PAPER: See how CIOs have zeroed-in the threat to mobile security and how they shut down attempts at breaching their networks. Read on to ensure mobility doesn't become a liability to your organization and learn how pros fend off today's data breaches.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

Lookout
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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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