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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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Mobile Data Security: Finding the Balance for Secure Productivity
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the strategic steps your organization should take before committing to a mobile security solution. Read on to uncover the questions you should be asking, both to vendors and to yourself, and how to use your knowledge to commit to a security solution—like container and virtualization approaches.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM MaaS360

Mobile Device Management Policies: Best Practices Guide
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Your company's data is priceless, so protecting it should be your number one priority, without jeopardizing employee productivity. In this white paper, you will discover 10 best practices for MDM, including guidance on how to distribute settings Over the Air (OTA), enforce encryption, and more.
Posted: 03 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM MaaS360

8 Reasons Streamlining Network Security Should be your Top Priority
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this brief resource to find testimonials from network analysts, IT directors, and security offers on strategies they used to efficiently gain greater visibility into network security.
Posted: 03 Mar 2016 | Published: 03 Mar 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

An Integrated Approach to Reducing Detection and Response Times
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about an integrated set of tools that provide a holistic view across the ever-expanding attack surface, and apply big data analytics to detect patterns of concerning behavior faster.
Posted: 03 Mar 2016 | Published: 03 Mar 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Continuous Monitoring and Threat Mitigation with Next-Generation NAC
sponsored by ForeScout Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how to transform your disparate security technology silos into a more unified and automated system that continuously monitors and mitigates threats with next-generation NAC. Read on to learn how to enable BYOD adoption and support IT-GRC framework specifications.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

ForeScout Technologies, Inc.

The Current and Future State of IT Security
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: To know what needs improvement, decision-makers need only look to their peers. Learn the priorities, challenges and strengths in IT security from 1,440 interviews conducted by market research analysts Vanson Bourne.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

The Role of SAM in Information Security
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Software asset management (SAM) provides an organization not just with the resources it needs to generate audit and reconciliation reports, but also to support information security initiatives. Learn ways information security can be more effectively addressed with the aid of SAM.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Snow Software

The CIO's Guide to Avoiding IT Irrelevance: Build a Bridge with BYOD
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover 7 crucial steps to avoid IT irrelevance by beating Shadow IT with BYOD. Access this paper to view the key aspects of this EMM-based approach, and learn how to eliminate barriers for users with self-service and social ITSM, and more.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Matrix42

A Smarter Approach to Retail Order Security
sponsored by Prelert
WHITE PAPER: Many of the platforms that online retailers use to catch security risks require manual human input to alert on issues, allowing unknown or unexpected problems to go undetected until it's too late. This brief resource describes how automated machine learning can help online retailers stay competitive in today's e-commerce landscape.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Prelert

IT Executive Guide to Security Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Many organizations lack accurate threat detection and informed risk-management capabilities. Access this white paper and learn how security intelligence can address these shortcomings – and critical concerns in 6 key areas – to maintain comprehensive and cost-effective information security.
Posted: 18 Feb 2016 | Published: 17 Jun 2015

IBM

Vendor Comparisons for Fifteen SIEM Products
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner report can help you navigate the multitude of SIEM options available in today's marketplace and select the one that's right for you. Take a look to learn the strengths, weaknesses, and capabilities of fifteen leading SIEM products.
Posted: 17 Feb 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2015

IBM

Secure Enterprise Mobility: Leverage Real-Time Context to Mitigate Today's Risks
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how to protect BYOD workflows and deliver secure enterprise-class mobility by utilizing a user and device authentication software. Read on to learn to integrate BYOD and IT-issued devices on the same SSID, and more.
Posted: 17 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Aruba Networks

Top 10 Database Security Threats
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to understand the top 10 database threats and how you can protect your most valuable assets.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Imperva

A Guide to Email Security for Mid-sized Businesses
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, examine the current state of email security for mid-sized businesses and evaluate the key features of a successful email gateway security solution. View now to learn how you can mitigate your email risk with multiple antivirus engines, filtering for email exploits, and intelligent spam filtering.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

LogicNow

Mobility and the New Face of Security Threats
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will examine the new face of security threats against today's enterprise mobility struggles. Read on to bolster your network by tying together granular contextual information from devices to policy engine and traffic protection.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 16 Feb 2016

Aruba Networks

10 Features Every Web App Firewall Should Provide
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains in detail the 10 features that every Web application firewall must provide.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Imperva

3 Steps to Implementing an Effective BYOD Mobile Security Strategy
sponsored by Checkpoint Software Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper identifies three key steps that help to secure your mobility in a way that maximizes its benefits. Download now to get access to a checklist of capabilities you can use when evaluating mobile security solutions to ensure you can get the most out of your mobility initiatives.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Checkpoint Software Technologies

The Top 4 Most Pressing Android Mobile Cybersecurity Threats
sponsored by Checkpoint Software Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, you will break down the most common types of attacks that impact Android mobile devices.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Checkpoint Software Technologies

Exposing the Unknown: How Sandboxing Technology Fights Modern Threats
sponsored by Checkpoint Software Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the modern threat landscape, including zero-day attacks and advanced persistent threats (APT), and the consequences of not protecting your company's data and networks. Access now to learn how traditional sandboxing compares to advanced sandbox solutions.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Checkpoint Software Technologies

Internal Segmentation Firewalls for the Healthcare Industry
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how an internal segmentation firewall can benefit your enterprise by addressing internal threats and reducing data breaches in healthcare. View this resource to discover how you can securely deliver platforms that can enhance patient care, improve provider efficiency, and better comply with regulatory mandates.
Posted: 18 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Oct 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

End-to-End Security for Next-Generation Distributed Healthcare
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover an end-to-end network security solution for next-generation distributed healthcare. Learn how to enable patient interaction through mobile devices and apps while protecting data and delivering high-speed performance and universal access.
Posted: 18 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Jun 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Higher Education: How to Comply with Network Security Legislation
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes a way for higher education institutions to comply with IT security regulations and protect students and staff from harmful content by consolidating multiple security services into a single, high performance device that cuts equipment, administration, and management costs.
Posted: 17 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

A Look Back: Last Year's Hottest Shadow Data Trends
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Based on the analysis of nearly 63 million documents used in popular file sharing tools, this report examines the use of unsanctioned apps in the enterprise. Access now for in-depth findings on how your employees may be using these apps and what you can do to better plan cloud services.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Feb 2016

Blue Coat Systems

2016 Security Predictions: Understanding the Most Serious Threats and How to Protect Against Them
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This security predictions guide highlights 5 emerging threats of 2016. Armed with tactics to stay steps ahead of cybercriminals, you'll feel good about leading your team through the trenches as you mitigate IoT, mobile, and cloud risks.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Feb 2016

A10 Networks

Solution Brief: Satisfying Today's Bandwidth Hungry Consumers
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a high performance next generation firewall solution that protects information and applications without slowing down your network or affecting availability. Read on to see how this firewall solution can provide your enterprise with in-depth visibility and reporting, highly effective intrusion prevention system, and more.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

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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