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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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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.

Log Management and Automation for NIST Cyber Security Framework
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how a comprehensive log management and analysis system can help your organization meet or exceed NIST-CSF guidelines and compliance regulations. Access now to learn more about NIST-CSF requirements and find out how to automate log collection, archiving, and recovery across your IT infrastructure.
Posted: 07 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

Why Businesses Can't Afford to Ignore Ransomware
sponsored by CrowdStrike
WHITE PAPER: Dive into the inner workings of ransomware, its perpetrators and how they are evolving to maximize profits. Also learn how companies are fighting back, and review best practices for protecting your organization from becoming another victim of electronic extortion.
Posted: 07 Oct 2016 | Published: 07 Oct 2016

CrowdStrike

Cybersecurity During a Merger: CrowdStrike on Key Risks and Due Diligence
sponsored by CrowdStrike
WHITE PAPER: In this interview with CrowdStrike's Steve Chabinsky, learn key risk factors such as cybersecurity that organizations encounter during the merger and acquisition due diligence process and how to avoid them.
Posted: 06 Oct 2016 | Published: 06 Oct 2016

CrowdStrike

Streamlining Security Incident and Vulnerability Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: The biggest obstacles to achieving "incident response excellence" are security and IT tool integration and coordinating incident response. Learn how the right security operations solution could simplify the coordination of incident response measures, effectively reducing your time-to-response.
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Sep 2016

ServiceNow

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Orchestration
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at how one SIEM tool optimizes incident response processes. Read on and explore ways to block threats more effectively, identify compromises, implement quick remediation, and more.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 26 Sep 2016

Intel Security

Cloud Computing Security Considerations and Requirements
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: In an era where the cloud is considered nontraditional, securing it shouldn't be either. Learn how to segment your applications and data, centrally manage and automate security deployments, and more.
Posted: 22 Sep 2016 | Published: 22 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Securing the Unpatchable
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to secure unpatchable systems and software with advanced endpoint protection, defending against the most complex cyberattacks. You will learn how to prevent the exploitation of both known and zero-day vulnerabilities, as well as the execution of malware, as demonstrated by two case studies.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Protect Yourself from Antivirus: Why Traditional AV Doesn't Offer Meaningful Security Value
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Traditional antivirus (AV) is no longer the solution to preventing endpoint breaches—it's the problem. Access this resource to learn why traditional AV no longer offers meaningful security value for your organization, and see how to get started protecting your endpoints without AV.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Building Natural Active Immunity against Advanced Threats
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Through the collaborative, proactive and coordinated actions of prevention, detection, and mitigation, you can strengthen your company's defenses against advanced and unknown threats. Access this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 20 Sep 2016 | Published: 20 Sep 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

How To Easily Start Your Implementation Planning for Office 365
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover how effective planning can ease your organization's adoption of Office 365. Uncover a comprehensive step-by-step to build your cloud "to-do" list: making sure you address what access controls need to be considered, what service characteristics there will be, and more.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Security Framework: A Guide for Business Leaders
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Don't satisfy yourself with the status quo. In this guide, access an extensive security framework which will analyze, detect, prevent, and respond to all known and unknown cyber threats. Learn how to formulate a strategy that will rapidly automate protection, extend network visibility, and more.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Mitigating DNS Zero-Day Exploits With Hybrid Network Architecture
sponsored by EfficientIP
WHITE PAPER: Discover the key benefits of hybrid DNS, and learn how to leverage DNS to mitigate zero-day exploits by eliminating single point of failure (SPoF) and enhancing upgrade agility. Read on to deploy a reliable hybrid DNS architecture that gives network admins the ability to enact rapid vulnerability remediation.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

EfficientIP

High Performance DNS Infrastructures In Three Case Studies
sponsored by EfficientIP
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will examine three methods of optimizing DNS infrastructure to achieve greater security, performance, simplicity, and a drastic reduction in TCO. Access this resource to uncover 3 case studies that explore how to get rid of server farms, unsuitable intermediary security layers, and how to decentralize DNS architecture.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

EfficientIP

The Virtual Firewall Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today's organizations can benefit from additional layers of protection. Access this concise infographic and explore eight virtual firewall questions you should be asking.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 13 Sep 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

How a School District Swiftly Detects and Remediates Internal and External Threats
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the Council Rock School District approached their massive network security blind spot and reduced their threat reaction time from months to detect and resolve to mere minutes. Discover what did and what did not work for them, how they also improved their capacity planning, and more.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 07 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

2016 Digital Channel Threat Report: Enabling Secure Convenience
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: To successfully prevent fraud while retaining the benefits of offering digital financial services, financial institutions must understand how cybercriminals exploit these capabilities. Read on to explore strategies for protecting mobile wallets, digital account opening, and more.
Posted: 06 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

SAS

The Future of Enterprise Mobile Security: Predictions for 2016 and Beyond
sponsored by Lookout
WHITE PAPER: Understanding and successfully combatting security threats that mobility creates is paramount for continued protection of sensitive company and customer data. This white paper provides Lookout's mobile cybersecurity predictions for 2016 to 2019, so you can futureproof your enterprise.
Posted: 02 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Jul 2016

Lookout

How to Secure Cloud Applications & Services
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: In this executive guide, uncover everything you need to know to transition to the cloud seamlessly. Learn about incident response and threat detection, compliance and data privacy, selecting a CASB solution, and more.
Posted: 01 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Sep 2016

Blue Coat Systems

A Guide to Safely Adopting Office 365
sponsored by Symantec + Blue Coat
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for tips on how you can safely adopt Office 365. Learn where Office 365 fails to protect your organization and how to mitigate those shortcomings to prevent data exposures, safeguard against unauthorized user activity, and more.
Posted: 01 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Sep 2016

Symantec + Blue Coat
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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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