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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 Rise of Known and Unknown Malware and Best Approaches to Zero-Day Attacks
sponsored by Checkpoint Software Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, you will examine several best practice strategies for malware threat defense and protection against zero-day attacks.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2015

Checkpoint Software Technologies

Top 6 Cyber Security Threats to iOS Devices
sponsored by Checkpoint Software Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the six most common types of attacks that impact iOS mobile devices. Access now and you'll learn the basic requirements for protecting against them.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Jun 2015

Checkpoint Software Technologies

Checkpoint: Demystifying Mobile Security Attacks
sponsored by Checkpoint Software Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, you will examine some of the most common mobile attacks, and moreover demystify how the attacks work and the damage they can cause.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

Checkpoint Software Technologies

Forrester Endpoint Thought Leadership Paper
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals little-known endpoint security facts based on Forrester Consulting's latest research of 125 IT security pros responsible for endpoint protection (who candidly show why their current antivirus solutions no longer detect or prevent today's more sophisticated attacks).
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Palo Alto Networks

Today's Global DDoS Threat Landscape Report
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: DDoS attacks against network infrastructures continue to grow in size and duration. Download this report and learn what to expect and how you can protect your website from such attacks.
Posted: 09 Feb 2016 | Published: 06 Oct 2015

Imperva

Executive Viewpoint: Getting Tough on Security Threats
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this executive viewpoint, you'll uncover a Q&A with security pro Mark Vondemkamp as he reveals how organizations can ramp up scalability, access control, and context-aware policies in their threat management efforts. Find answers to five pertinent questions.
Posted: 08 Feb 2016 | Published: 08 Feb 2016

F5 Networks

Utilizing Security Ratings for Enterprise IT Risk Mitigation
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a security ratings technology that measures company security performance and provides metrics to help mitigate risk and streamline security operations. Access now and learn how this cloud-based intelligence platform can help your enterprise improve your overall risk management in today's world of dangerous cyber-attacks.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

BitSight

Stop Data Breaches with Privileged Access Management
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Examine how privileged access management can help stop data breaches. Learn now about a 3-step process for blocking attackers' attempts to carry out crimes in your organization.
Posted: 29 Jan 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

CA Technologies

A Guide to Protecting your Critical Assets with Identity Governance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to secure the gateway to your organization with robust identity governance policies. Read on now to protect assets, and control access risks and separation-of-duties (SoD) violations, by enforcing business-driven identity governance for managing user roles.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

IBM

Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report looks at 13 SIEM tools and identifies each one's strengths and cautions. Access now to determine if your ideal SIEM strategy is a niche player, a visionary, a challenger, or a leader.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2015

IBM

Client Study: Security Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report features quantitative statistics documenting the required time, skills and the typical workflow IT security teams utilize to investigate suspected network attacks, security breaches and recognized data loss scenarios. Uncover findings from 196 US IT and IT security practitioners.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

IBM

Factoring the Human Element into Your Data Breach Response
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to see how emotional reactions to a security breach can affect your crisis management.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2015

AllClear ID

Is Your Network Security Limited to Defending Yesterday's Threats?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, you will discover how to safeguard your organization from new and emerging threats with a next-gen IPS. Read on how to move beyond pattern matching and apply behavior-based protection to combat advanced and unknown threats to defend your organization.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 03 Nov 2015

IBM

Success That Scales: Delivering Security Intelligence for Organizations of All Sizes
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how an integrated security intelligence platform with scalable capabilities, allowing enterprises to stay a step ahead of security threats. Read on to learn how this platform can enable you to scale out and up and deploy new capabilities such as integrated risk management, vulnerability management, and incident forensics.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

IBM

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.

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

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.

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

Extortion by DDoS Attacks
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores why DDoS attacks are a hacker's favorite, the types of DDoS attacks commonly used, how to recognize a DDoS extortion attack, and whether or not you should pay the ransom. Read on now to learn how to protect your enterprise with proven recommendations and mitigation techniques.
Posted: 18 Dec 2015 | Published: 09 Dec 2015

IBM

Dangers of the Deep, Dark Web
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how two of the most frequently used Deep Web networks operate and how you can stay safe from attacks that originate there.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 May 2015

IBM

Cyber Security Intelligence Index for Retail
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This security intelligence report examines the types of threats that retailers face and gives advice for staying safe. Access it now to learn how you can protect your retail organization from advanced attacks.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 14 Dec 2015

IBM

Intelligent Spear Phishing Protection: Stopping Highly Targeted Attacks
sponsored by Cloudmark
WHITE PAPER: In this brief paper, discover how today's spear phishing attacks operate, as well as how they evade conventional defenses. Learn how to employ protection against these highly targeted attacks with next-gen context analysis and real-time reporting dashboards.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Cloudmark

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

How to Combat Cyber-Risk Using Data Analytics
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: This report identifies the scope of the cyber-risk faced today in the financial services industry. Uncover statistics, case studies, and key actions to mitigate threats.
Posted: 06 Jan 2016 | Published: 06 Jan 2016

SAS

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
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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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