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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 without Limits: Extending Enterprise-Grade Security from your Data Center to the Cloud
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Need the ability to quickly and securely shift workloads back forth between the data center and the cloud? Access this white paper and discover ways cryptographic micro-segmentation can seamlessly protect data center workloads against unauthorized access.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Unisys

A Comprehensive, Innovative Approach to Cloud Security
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: The use of roles -- rather than IP addresses -- significantly reduces the risk of configuration errors that leave your applications exposed to unauthorized users. Discover ways cloud security tools can mirror your on-premise application infrastructure with identical security policy definitions for both environments.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Unisys

Why Traditional Data and Network Security is Not Good Enough
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Learn now about a security innovation that can eliminate the tradeoff between cost and risk, improve agility by strengthening data protection, and reduce reliance on physical technology infrastructure.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 13 May 2016

Unisys

Advanced Security through Micro-segmentation and Cryptographic Cloaking for Highly Sensitive Data, Networks, and Systems
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Traditional network security hardware and software are becoming less effective and increasingly susceptible to advanced threats. Discover a different approach to mitigating risks by securing data-in-motion across any public or private network.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 13 May 2016

Unisys

Threat Defense Isn't Just About Detection: It's How Your Respond
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: EDR can mitigate threats before they impact your organization. Discover 5 key factors to look for when researching EDR to best determine which solutions are most proactive in helping to prevent attacks.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Intel Security

A Cloud Security Primer
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: With different cloud models available (public, private, hybrid) there's a lot of confusion around how to secure them and what methods work best for each model. No matter how far along you are with the cloud or how simple or complex your cloud deployment, access this white paper now so you can proactively prepare to repel inevitable attacks.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Emergency Incident Response: 10 Common Mistakes of Incident Responders
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Understand the top 10 common emergency incident response mistakes that organizations commonly make and how you can avoid making the same ones. Access now to prevent your enterprise from suffering from these shortcomings and ensure your current incident response practices are tested, effective and secure.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Intel Security

Think Like an Attacker: Six Steps Toward Better Security
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Discover why piecemeal endpoint defenses are not sufficient to protect against today's threat vectors as we take you inside the mind of an attacker to help you bolster your defenses. Read on to learn six ways to think like a hacker and why new threats require more than strategies and tools to keep the bad guys at bay.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

Intel Security

Securosis: SIEM Kung Fu
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to make the most of your existing security information and event management (SIEM) product or service as we reveal real-world use cases as to why SIEM still matters (although no longer requires a ninja DBA to help with it) and how your current security monitoring platform can be leveraged to enable faster detection and prevention.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 21 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Understanding Cyberthreat Motivations to Improve Defense
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Find out why you must add cyber-criminal motivation to your threat taxonomy in order to understand what causes a threat agent to commit harmful acts. Read on to discover in detail the elements of this new parameter and how this crucial understating of the hacker's mind can help protect your entire infrastructure.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

Intel Security

Top Strategies to Automate Across Your Enterprise Network
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the best methods for increasing network efficiency, dealing with a growing threat landscape, reducing operational costs and the growing role of automation in the network.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Why extending Your VPN to the cloud will bring better performance and security
sponsored by AT&T
WHITE PAPER: As more applications get delivered through cloud models, IT must ensure maximum performance and availability. Why should you look to extend the capabilities of a VPN that is already in place? Learn the benefits of VPN-based connectivity for the cloud inside.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Apr 2016

AT&T

The Impostor in the Machine: Understanding the Motives and Mayhem Behind Impostor Emails
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how hackers evade current email filtering security strategies to dupe high-level employees and steal data. Read on to learn how next-gen email security strategies enable you to quarantine imposter emails before they reach the inbox and discover several proven defense strategies.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 28 Apr 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

The Mobile Enterprise: Is Ease of Use Overriding Security?
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Enterprises are relying on native applications to mobilize their Microsoft environments despite major security threats. A recent survey displays the decision-making process when balancing the advantages and trade-offs associated with the four primary methods of mobilizing those apps.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

BlackBerry

Mobile Security Checklist: Plan for Security and Compliance
sponsored by Sierraware
WHITE PAPER: BYOD is becoming the norm in today's business landscape and it is a major security threat. Access this white paper to learn about internet exploits, insider abuse, regulatory compliance and a checklist of steps you can take to ensure secure mobile networking.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Sierraware

Designing Single Sign-On Architecture for Enhanced Security
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Single sign-on (SSO) and session management, across a wide variety of sites using host-only cookies, can make theft much more difficult for cybercriminals. Discover ways to deliver broader, cross-application SSO for end-users using a central cookie provider.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

CA Technologies

How Cloud Services Giant Exostar Protected Sensitive Data and Applications
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn how micro-segmentation helps you move beyond perimeter security to contain and halt threats inside your data center in order to keep your data safe. Access now to learn whether a software-defined data center architecture is right for your business.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

VMware, Inc.

IoT Security: Have You Addressed These 10 Critical Issues?
sponsored by Axway
WHITE PAPER: Access a checklist of 10 critical Internet of Things security issues you need to address. Learn how to overcome challenges in areas like protocol proliferation, access keys, patching, and 7 more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Axway

Addressing PCI Compliance Through Privileged Access Management
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to leverage several privileged access management strategies to meet the latest requirements of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard version 3. Access now to discover how to interrupt the kill chain and eliminate hard-coded passwords.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

Complete Analysis of the Top SIEM Vendors
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: The Magic Quadrant summarizes Gartner's yearly analysis of the SIEM market and compares the positions of leading competitors like AlienVault. Get Gartner's complete analysis of each SIEM vendor, and learn what makes AlienVault a Visionary. View the latest report.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2015

AlienVault

Becoming a Managed Security Service Provider: Why a Layered Approach to Security is Essential
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper suggests the kinds of services that a managed service provider (MSP) can offer to clients that will help them develop a managed security service. Access now to explore the kinds of attacks that service providers can help customers avoid.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

LogicNow

Pervasive Security Enabled by Next Generation Monitoring Fabric
sponsored by Big Switch Networks
WHITE PAPER: As organizations become more reliant on their networks for critical functions, hackers are honing their focus on networks to increase the effectiveness of their attacks. Access this white paper to learn how to best protect your network.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

Big Switch Networks

Moving Beyond MDM: Why Legacy Mobile Security Products Don’t Work
sponsored by Sierraware
WHITE PAPER: As organizations embrace BYOD, they need todevelop a strategy to protect corporate data and satisfy compliance while supporting a broad array of mobile devices and apps. Discover how a virtual mobile infrastructure can solve many BYOD security problems.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2016

Sierraware

Your Complete Guide to Office 365 Security
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Get an in-depth look at the security features that Microsoft has built into Office 365. Learn how stringent Office 365's security practices are and learn exactly what's being done to protect your valuable data, including O365 encryption, multi-factor authentication, and more.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Datto, Inc.

Defending Your Office 365 Data: A Complete Guide
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the pertinent security risks inherent in Office 365, and learn where its built-in security falls short and how you can shore up your defenses to compensate. Gain the knowledge you need to stay secure while taking advantage of the benefits of Office 365 by learning about the 5 most prevalent threats to this platform.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Datto, 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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