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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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Quantifying the Value of Firewall Management
sponsored by FireMon
WHITE PAPER: In this research report, Aberdeen Group examined more than 13,000 current network firewall installations. Uncover how to reduce the total annualized business impact of managing firewalls without reducing the protection afforded by them.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

FireMon

Designing an IAM Program Optimized for Your Business
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: A recent IBM report found that insiders were responsible for 60% of attacks. With evidence like that, it's time to revamp your IAM strategy. In this white paper, discover a 4-step process to maturing your IAM policies to ensure that business objectives related to security, productivity and compliance can be met.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

IBM

Definitive Guide to Cloud Access Security Brokers
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper get a handle on what a CASB can offer your enterprise, and how to best leverage the benefits afforded by them.
Posted: 28 Nov 2016 | Published: 28 Nov 2016

BitGlass

2016 BYOD and Mobile Security Spotlight Report
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: With mobile devices, it's now easier than ever to access data from anywhere, increasing the risk of data leakage. In this report, 800 cybersecurity professionals weigh in on the current and future states of mobile threats, solutions, and what can be done to ensure your enterprise stays secure into the BYOD age.
Posted: 28 Nov 2016 | Published: 28 Nov 2016

BitGlass

The Evolution of Cloud Security: Perception vs. Reality
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: This survey of over 2,200 cybersecurity professionals offers insight into both the current perception and the reality of cloud security. Access now to learn more about how security is catching up with cloud apps, and affecting areas like shadow IT, legacy security tools, popular business apps like Office 365, and more.
Posted: 28 Nov 2016 | Published: 28 Nov 2016

BitGlass

How MDM Software Exposes Your Personal Data
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: Mobile device management software is widely used in organizations embracing the BYOD movement, but how much does it truly monitor? In this case study, several willing participants had MDM software installed on their personal devices. The outcome? Access this case study to find out.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 23 Nov 2016

BitGlass

The Top Cybersecurity Risks – And How Enterprises Are Responding
sponsored by Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Download this report, based on a 2016 Strategic Cybersecurity Survey of 300 IT and security professionals, to discover key strategies to promote smooth sailing when navigating your organization through the shifting threat management landscape, including also a risk assessment of cloud providers.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Arctic Wolf Networks, Inc.

Vendor Vulnerability: How to Prevent the Security Risk of Third-Party Suppliers
sponsored by Bomgar Corp.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the history of vendor ID theft and steps to mitigate its threat. Can you name the immediate and far-reaching concerns for vendor vulnerability? Find out what can be done on your end to ensure you manage (and prevent) this vulnerability.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 23 Nov 2016

Bomgar Corp.

Arapahoe House Secures BYOD
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: In this case study examine how Arapahoe House, a non-profit & leading provider of substance use disorder treatment in Colorado, deployed a security policy for their BYOD users that allowed them to selectively wipe BYOD data, streamline provisioning and de-provisioning, gain visibility into all BYOD usage, and more.
Posted: 22 Nov 2016 | Published: 22 Nov 2016

BitGlass

Market Guide for Cloud Access Security Brokers
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: Learn the intricacies of the Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs) market. Discover how they relate and interact with compliance, data security, threat protection, and more.
Posted: 18 Nov 2016 | Published: 24 Oct 2016

BitGlass

Top Three Gaping Holes in Your Data Security
sponsored by Globalscape
WHITE PAPER: Regardless of efforts to secure your network from external threats, data breaches usually begin from inside. In this Globalscape paper, you'll learn: the 3 layers most targeted (the network, data & users), bad security practices, why Managed File Transfer is a critical component to combat bad practices, and more.
Posted: 08 Nov 2016 | Published: 08 Nov 2016

Globalscape

Shadow IT Guide: Protect Data and Avoid Compliance Violations
sponsored by Globalscape
WHITE PAPER: Are you sure that employees are only using IT-sanctioned ways of transferring data? If the answer is "no," then your sensitive data may be vulnerable. In this guide from Globalscape, you'll learn: what shadow IT is and its drawbacks, how to identify signs of a shadow IT problem, how to reduce shadow IT, and more.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Globalscape

The 2016 Economics of Web Scraping Report
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: Access this report to learn how web scraper bots are a threat to your online content, how exactly these malicious bots are costing you money, and most importantly, what you can do to protect your content – and your revenue.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 01 Nov 2016

Distil Networks

A Guide for Building PCI DSS & HIPAA Compliant Businesses in the Cloud
sponsored by ThreatStack
WHITE PAPER: Where do you begin your cloud compliance journey? In this guide, learn to better understand the complexities of cloud compliance requirements, without all the headaches and confusion. Uncover how compliance differs in the cloud, why security monitoring is critical to achieving compliance, and more.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 01 Nov 2016

ThreatStack

Personify your Security Team and Gain Access a Recent Email Security Report
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This infographic reveals five IT security personas that are common within vulnerable organizations. Find out how to evolve your security team from Nervous to Vigilant, and gain access to the Mimecast Business Email Threat Report 2016.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 28 Oct 2016

Mimecast

Inside The 6 Principal Layers of The Cloud Security Stack
sponsored by Armor
WHITE PAPER: If only 33% of IT professionals believe that their organization's cloud security is up to par, what do you think about yours? Access now to gain valuable insight into cloud security strategies and tools to save your enterprise money and the hassle of a breach.
Posted: 25 Oct 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2016

Armor

7 Ways to Make Yourself Harder to Hack
sponsored by Solarwinds MSP
WHITE PAPER: Whether you call it layered security or defense in depth, layers of control buys you time to respond effectively. Access now to learn more about integrated tools that cover security and network management for MSPs.
Posted: 25 Oct 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2016

Solarwinds MSP

Provide the Ideal Frontline Firewall Defense
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover the vulnerabilities of your application servers that malicious users are looking to exploit. Learn about what kinds of attacks to expect and how to provide a stellar frontline defense against these threats.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 20 Oct 2016

Barracuda Networks

Preparing Your Business For Ransomware Attacks with a Backup and Recovery Strategy
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores an often overlooked line of defense against the ransomware threat: having a sound backup and disaster recovery plan in place. Learn how you can prep your organization to recover from a ransomware attack with a data protection strategy that offers speed, offsite replication, enhanced recovery performance, and more.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Published: 19 Oct 2016

Barracuda Networks

Masergy's Unified Enterprise Security Solution
sponsored by MASERGY
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how Masergy's Unified Enterprise Security Solution provides an integrated approach to security, combining predictive data sharing with an agile analytics and correlation program. Learn how Masergy can help you build an affordable, multi-layered security infrastructure that causes no additional network latency.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

MASERGY

Top 5 Applications You Should Blacklist Now
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: Mitigate the threat presented by the 30 most targeted high-risk vulnerabilities by learning why you should blacklist the following applications: Apple QuickTime for Windows, Adobe Flash Player, iTunes for Windows, and MS Office 2007. Gain the best practices for restricting malicious software.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

Thycotic

A Security Intelligence and Analytics Platform That Helps You Neutralize Cyber Threats
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you'll learn about an intelligence and analytics platform that allows you to detect and neutralize cyber threats in real-time. Find out how you can centralize your visibility to eliminate data silos, automatically contextualize over 750 data sources to get the most up-to-data view of your security protocols, and more.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Create a Customized Testing Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn the importance of thorough penetration testing. Discover how to ensure each of the four disciplines are covered, and how each play a crucial role in securing your organization.
Posted: 21 Nov 2016 | Published: 21 Nov 2016

IBM

Mobile Security and Risk Review
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Uncover an in-depth look into the modern threat landscape of mobile security, where it has come from and where it is going. Discover how new threats have emerged on the scene, what tactics they are using, and how to effectively counter them.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 07 Nov 2016

MobileIron

Your Guide to Securing Office 365
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to employ a security model focused on mobile device deployment of Office 365. Discover how to distribute apps securely, protect app data-at-rest on the device, protect app data-in-motion to back-end services, and more.
Posted: 04 Nov 2016 | Published: 04 Nov 2016

MobileIron
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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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