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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 Threat Landscape of 2015
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: This report examines new technological trends and discusses what these trends mean for your security.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 14 Sep 2015

Forcepoint

Beginner's Guide to Open Source Intrusion Detection Tools
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: This guide provides an overview of some of the most popular Open Source IDS tools, along with pros/cons of each.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 06 Jan 2016

AlienVault

SANS Critical Security Controls - Accelerated & Simplified
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: The AlienVault USM platform, with its built-in essential security capabilities and integrated threat intelligence, can help organizations implement these controls quickly and effectively. Learn how the AlienVault USM platform maps to each of the SANS CSCs.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

AlienVault

A Practical Guide to Combating Advanced Malware
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features research based on thousands of pieces of malware they detected over the course of one year. Access this guide for details on four capabilities designed to help protect your organization against next-generation network threats.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Combating the Next Generation of Advanced Malware
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper invites you to take a look beyond traditional network security measures. Read on and discover how a cloud-based sandbox with full system emulation can detect and block advanced malware and zero day attacks.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 18 Jan 2016

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Data Theft Prevention: The Key to Security, Growth and Innovation
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how Data Theft Prevention allows you to successfully embrace technological change and new opportunities.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 18 Jan 2016

Forcepoint

Unlocking the Promise of UTM-Enabled Network Protection
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares the efficacy of network security tools vs. unified threat management. Read more about the roadblocks to UTM adoption and if it's necessary for your organization in order to block malicious network threats.
Posted: 15 Jan 2016 | Published: 02 Dec 2015

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Forrester Market Overview: Cloud Workload Security Management Solutions - Automate or Die
sponsored by CloudPassage
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester report is a must-read for anyone planning their security strategy for public, private or hybrid cloud infrastructure. In addition to a great landscape of buyer challenges and needs, the report outlines Forrester's top workload cloud security criteria.
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2015

CloudPassage

Financials Risk Report: DDoS Attacks Target Financial Organizations
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: DDoS attacks will happen to you, but they can be mitigated. Read on to discover how you can safeguard your network from cyber threats and other hazards from compromising employee and customer data.
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 | Published: 26 Aug 2015

SurfWatch Labs

Gartner Report: The Five Characteristics of an Intelligence-Driven Security Operations Center
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: Develop an intelligence-driven security operations center (SOC) approach by learning these 5 requirements and modify your security strategy from an exception-based process to a continuous one.
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 | Published: 02 Nov 2015

ThreatConnect

Elevate Cybersecurity: Understanding from the Server Room to the Board Room
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: Through cyber threat intelligence, you can connect the server room to the board room. Read on to learn how cyber threat inteligence bolsters your security.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

SurfWatch Labs

The Insider Threat: From Risk to Detection
sponsored by Interset Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn the 3 most common types of insider attacks and how to build an effective defense against them.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Interset Software Inc.

Is Your Network Safe? Identifying Most Overlooked Endpoint of Them All
sponsored by HP Limited
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will highlight the most critical vulnerabilities that network-connected printers pose. Read on now to enforce user authentication, admin passwords, and printer feature restriction for your network-connected endpoints.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

HP Limited

The Insecurity of Network-Connected Printers: Address Hardcopy Document Security
sponsored by HP Limited
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive report, you will examine the risks dredged up by insecure printers and other peripheral devices in your business, as well as discover several best-in-class action strategies and practices for addressing end-point device and hardcopy document security.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

HP Limited

Buyer's Guide: User and Entity Behavioral Analytics
sponsored by Interset Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to build useful RFI and RFPs, and prepares you for a behavioral-based security analytics purchase.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2015

Interset Software Inc.

8 Reasons why Users are Rethinking their SIEM Strategy
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief yet informative infographic highlights eight reasons why having the right SIEM approach is critical to productivity, compliance and ROI. Read on to determine if your current SIEM practices are doing the most for your network security.
Posted: 11 Jan 2016 | Published: 11 Jan 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

A Guide to Advanced Threat Detection for Sensitive Enterprise IP
sponsored by Interset Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will explore the unique challenges of protecting critical enterprise data and examine a holistic approach to protecting your sensitive data that utilizes advanced behavioral analytics to safeguard your high-value IP.
Posted: 08 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Interset Software Inc.

Cybercrime Exposed: The Hidden Economy of Cybercrime-as-a-Service
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource for an inside look at the thriving economy of "cybercrime-as-a-service."
Posted: 07 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Intel

The Hidden Data Economy
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll discover just how widespread the black market for private data is. Read on to see how this illegitimate economy operates and how you can keep your sensitive data out of it.
Posted: 06 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Intel

Hacking the Human Operating System
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn what warning signs to look out for to minimize the risk of a social engineering attack. Protect your enterprise from advanced hacking techniques with insight on how these hacks occur.
Posted: 06 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Intel

Hospitality and Cybercrime: How to Safeguard Sensitive Information
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the many cyber-risks faced by the hospitality sector. Access it and discover just how much your business is at risk – and what you can do about it.
Posted: 06 Jan 2016 | Published: 06 Jan 2016

SurfWatch Labs

Combating the Insider Threat: Your Guide to Staying Secure
sponsored by Lancope
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores the danger of insider threats and provides suggestions on preventing them. Read on to learn why you need to focus your security inward and what practices will help you do so.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Lancope

Smarter Cybersecurity Solutions
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a cloud-based, cybersecurity solution that enables you to provide your customers with one, simple solution. Learn how to provide your customers with security that will simplify deployment and management, as well as save time and money.
Posted: 31 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Webroot

Tenable's Continuous Network Monitoring and the Verizon DBIR
sponsored by Tenable Network Security
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how you can use Verizon's Data Breach Investigation Report and apply its findings easily to your own organization.
Posted: 29 Dec 2015 | Published: 29 Jun 2015

Tenable Network Security

Cybersecurity Predictions for 2016: Targeting the Human Factor
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This article provides deep insights into how advanced cybercriminals will improve their social engineering tactics in the future. Take a look to prepare for the evolving threats of 2016.
Posted: 29 Dec 2015 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

Proofpoint, 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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