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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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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

Analyzing the Malware Threat
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Find out how malware is evolving to circumvent commonly used defensive measures by learning to avoid behavior detection. Learn more about how this advanced malware functions, how to identify it, and how to neutralize it with cloud generation malware analysis.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Symantec

Enterprise Phishing Susceptibility and Resiliency Report
sponsored by PhishMe
WHITE PAPER: Discover the rising threat of spear phishing email campaigns, what lies at the heart of a solid defense and reporting strategy to mitigate their effects, and more on what can be done to fight back.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 12 Jun 2017

PhishMe

The App is the Endpoint
sponsored by Blue Cedar
WHITE PAPER: Uncover 5 fundamental reasons why security leaders are moving away from a device management paradigm and instead are focusing on treating the app as the endpoint.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Blue Cedar

Your Guide to Combating Phishing in 2017
sponsored by PhishMe
WHITE PAPER: To better understand the benefits, costs, and risks associated with PhishMe, Forrester interviewed executives at five companies with experience using simulator, reporting, and triage tools. Uncover the results in this report today.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 12 Jun 2017

PhishMe

8 Things to Know About a Secure Web Gateway
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: This guide reveals 8 considerations for secure web gateways. Learn about proxy technology, why powerful cloud-based application controls are key, and 6 more must-know aspects of secure web gateways.
Posted: 12 Jun 2017 | Published: 12 Jun 2017

Symantec

5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Endpoint Security
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Uncover 5 reasons to upgrade your endpoint security to ensure that your organization is prepared to handle today's threat landscape.
Posted: 12 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Symantec

Dealing with Ransomware, Business Email Compromise and Spearphishing
sponsored by PhishMe
WHITE PAPER: Phishing, spearphishing, CEO Fraud/BEC and ransomware represent serious threats to any organization. Access this survey report to discover 14 robust cybersecurity best practices that can be implemented to reduce the chances of these threats.
Posted: 12 Jun 2017 | Published: 12 Jun 2017

PhishMe

Conquer malware: Cloud-based protection, multi-lane Defense, and more
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to deploy cloud-based malware protection with multiple lines of defense giving your organization the ability to leverage analytics to combat the malware threat.
Posted: 09 Jun 2017 | Published: 09 Jun 2017

Symantec

Next Generation Endpoint Security: Hype or Hope?
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Discover the trends that have emerged to deal with malware challenges on the endpoint. Plus, uncover the information necessary to evaluate the right approach for your organization.
Posted: 09 Jun 2017 | Published: 09 Jun 2017

Symantec

Building a More Effective Vulnerability Scanning Program
sponsored by Rapid7
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares 2 vulnerability management systems side by side, and you can see for yourself which system is superior.
Posted: 09 Jun 2017 | Published: 09 Jun 2017

Rapid7

Top 10 Business Logic Attack Vectors Attacking and Exploiting Business Application Assets and Flaws – Vulnerability Detection to Fix
sponsored by Rapid7
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, gain an overview of the top 10 business logic flaw attacks, as well as some tips on how you can test and eliminate these kinds of vulnerabilities.
Posted: 07 Jun 2017 | Published: 07 Jun 2017

Rapid7

To SIEM or not to SIEM
sponsored by Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the top 5 reasons why SIEM can be a bad choice for mid-market companies.
Posted: 06 Jun 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.

Ransomware Infection to Encryption in Three Seconds
sponsored by Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource will prepare your organization for a ransomware attack by providing you with key insights on ransomware's unique nature, info on ransomware's rapid infection and encryption and best practices for blocking ransomware before it attacks.
Posted: 06 Jun 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.

Turning GDPR Compliance into Data Security
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to lay a solid foundation for holistic information governance and mitigate the burden of GDPR compliance
Posted: 05 Jun 2017 | Published: 05 Jun 2017

Commvault

Build or Buy? Security Operations Center Strategies for Midmarket Companies
sponsored by Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover insights into the challenges and opportunities of building your security internally and the advantages of a managed security operations center.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.

How the Hybrid Cloud Changes the Game for Security
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Discover the dynamics of the hybrid cloud, and uncover the security challenges that organizations are facing as they adopt the latest technologies.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 14 Jun 2017

TrendMicro

The State of Endpoint Security: Approaches, Opportunities and Conclusions
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Discover an overview and breakdown of approaches, opportunities and conclusions regarding of the current state of endpoint security.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 13 Jun 2017

TrendMicro

Cloud Computing Top Threats
sponsored by HPE and Intel® Corporate
WHITE PAPER: This Cloud Security Alliance report focuses on 12 security concerns specifically related to the shared, on-demand nature of cloud computing. Discover an in-depth dissection of the issues and gain insight to help you make informed decisions about risk mitigation within a cloud strategy.
Posted: 08 Jun 2017 | Published: 08 Jun 2017

HPE and Intel® Corporate

Evolving the Mobile Security Architecture Toward 5G
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper prepares your mobile security for 5G by examining the mobile threat landscape, software programmability and cellular standards.
Posted: 07 Jun 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Fabric vs. Platform Approach to Enterprise Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the differences, strengths, uses, and pros and cons of a security platform vs. a security fabric approach to protecting your organization.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

Fortinet, 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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