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DEFINITION: A honey pot is a computer system on the Internet that is expressly set up to attract and "trap" people who attempt to penetrate other people's computer systems. (This includes the hacker, cracker, and script kiddy.) To set up a honey pot, it is recommended that you:Install the operating system without patches installed and using typical defaults and optionsMake sure that there is no data on the system  … 
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10 Ways to Protect Your Company From a Data Breach
sponsored by Bit9, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper lists 10 ways to implement a stronger security strategy to protect your employees and customers from a costly data breach, while maintaining PCI compliance.
Posted: 18 Dec 2014 | Published: 18 Dec 2014

Bit9, Inc.

3 Ways That Retailers Can Address POS Security Challenges
sponsored by Bit9, Inc.
VIDEO: In this short video, learn how to address evolving malware threats and meet PCI DSS 3.0 compliance requirements with a proactive approach to security.
Posted: 15 Dec 2014 | Premiered: 07 Nov 2014

Bit9, Inc.

Using Network Flow Analysis To Improve Network Security Visibility
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: In this expert guide, Michael Gregg explains how security professionals are turning to network flow analysis to gain improved network security visibility.
Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Published: 12 Dec 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Enterprises Seek Greater Security Through Network Transparency
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: In this expert guide, Kevin Beaver lists 3 major ways that you can better know and secure your enterprise networks as they grow larger and more complex than ever before.
Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Published: 12 Dec 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Collaborative Defense-- HP Security Research
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper from HP Security Research demonstrates why collaboration is essential in defending businesses from cyber attacks and how it can work.
Posted: 11 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Defending Against DDoS Attacks: Magnification, Protection & Mitigation
sponsored by A10 Networks
WEBCAST: This webcast highlights the need for durable network security, especially in the age of conniving hackers.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Premiered: Jul 25, 2014

A10 Networks

Vectra X-Series Deployment Guide
sponsored by Vectra Networks
WHITE PAPER: This deployment guide gives a brief overview of the deployment preparation, installation, and configuration of a Vectra X-series platform, which detects malware and cyber attacks at any phase.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Vectra Networks

How to Build Defense in Depth Against Advanced Cyber Attacks with Vectra and Sandbox Security
sponsored by Vectra Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces Vectra, a leading innovator in real-time detection of in-progress cyber attacks that complements sandbox security solutions to create an in-depth defense against advanced persistent threats.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Published: 03 Dec 2014

Vectra Networks

Using Anomalies in Crash Reports to Detect Unknown Threats
sponsored by Websense
WHITE PAPER: In an industry first, Websense® Security Labs™ researchers used Windows Error Reporting (WER) crash reports to detect zero-day exploits in the wild.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Published: 18 Feb 2013

Websense

Defend Against Injection-Based Attacks
sponsored by Rogue Wave Software
WHITE PAPER: In this informative paper, discover some of the most common security vulnerabilities currently plaguing the software development industry, and learn how static code analysis (SCA) can detect them.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Published: 03 Dec 2014

Rogue Wave Software

Understanding the Cyber Attack "Kill Chain" and Attack Model
sponsored by Websense
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the seven stages of advanced threats that comprise "kill chains" and explains how cybercriminals use them in attacks.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Published: 16 Oct 2013

Websense

Major Digital Entertainment Business Protects Hundreds of Artist Websites with CloudPassage Halo
sponsored by CloudPassage
CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how a major digital entertainment business protects hundreds of artist websites with software-defined security delivered in a SaaS model with cost-effective, metered-based pricing.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

CloudPassage

Ponemon Cost of Cyber Crime Study: Global Report
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Ponemon Institute's 2014 Cost of Cyber Crime Study taps into the collective experience of 257 organizations in seven countries, describing the most common and most costly types of attacks; the greatest internal and external costs; and the security technologies most effective in reducing losses.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 19 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

2014 Global Report on the Cost of Cyber Crime
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Ponemon Institute's 2014 Cost of Cyber Crime Study taps into the collective experience of 257 organizations in seven countries, describing the most common and most costly types of attacks; the greatest internal and external costs; and the security technologies most effective in reducing losses.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Enterprise Software Security Strategies Pulse Report (SSA)
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This survey report by Gatepoint Research explores the extent to which IT organizations employ application security testing and remediation solutions.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

24/7 Visibility into Advanced Malware on Networks and Endpoints
sponsored by Tenable Network Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper argues that containing the massive-scale security breaches that many high-profile organizations are experiencing requires a holistic approach that addresses vulnerabilities and threats at the network and system levels, and leverages threat intelligence to accurately identify attacks in progress.
Posted: 12 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Oct 2014

Tenable Network Security

Beyond the Firewall: Protection and Performance
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive paper that explains how to achieve greater visibility into the global threat landscape and create a more proactive resilient defense against cyberattackers. Additionally, find out how to address the challenge of a changing defense budget in the next few years.
Posted: 11 Nov 2014 | Published: 11 Nov 2014

Akamai Technologies

Web Security: Protecting the Heart of Your Business
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this study conducted by Forrester Research, Inc., learn how organizations in the US and Europe understand the impact of cyberattacks and specifically the role DDoS and web application attacks have on their business.
Posted: 11 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

Akamai Technologies

The Importance of Improving and Adapting Web Security
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores CSOs' opinions and strategies regarding web security; the challenges that currently stand in the way of web security deployment within many organizations; and the options that businesses have for working through these critical issues.
Posted: 11 Nov 2014 | Published: 11 Nov 2014

Akamai Technologies

Comply Before You Connect: Security for Federal Agencies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the use of "comply-to-connect" initiatives in federal agencies and proposes IBM Endpoint Manager as a solution to the need for continuous compliance.
Posted: 07 Nov 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Strong Authentication: Best Practices and Use Cases
sponsored by Gemalto
WHITE PAPER: This helpful white paper explains how an identity-centric approach to IT security can lock down critical processes and systems and ensure that you have complete control over who has access.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

Gemalto

Your Critical Missing Security Vantage Point
sponsored by ObserveIT
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why user activity monitoring is critical in order to address the problem associated with users.
Posted: 04 Nov 2014 | Published: 04 Nov 2014

ObserveIT

Strangers in Your Servers: Make Working with IT Contractors More Secure
sponsored by ObserveIT
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about a solution that keeps an eye on users consistently.
Posted: 04 Nov 2014 | Published: 04 Nov 2014

ObserveIT

Five Fundamental Network Security Tips
sponsored by CDW Corporation
VIDEO: This video reveals five critical tips that companies should use to enhance their network security.
Posted: 28 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 06 Oct 2014

CDW Corporation

HP Security Cyber Risk Report
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This HP Security Cyber Risk Report provides industry-wide data on vulnerabilities in software, mobile, and web applications; examines how specific technologies like iOS, Android, and JAVA contribute to the attack surface; and more.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company
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HACKERS DEFINITION (continued): … A honey pot is a computer system on the Internet that is expressly set up to attract and "trap" people who attempt to penetrate other people's computer systems. (This includes the hacker, cracker, and script kiddy.) To set up a honey pot, it is recommended that you:Install the operating system without patches installed and using typical defaults and optionsMake sure that there is no data on the system that cannot safely be destroyedAdd the application that is designed to record the activities of the invaderMaintaining a honey pot is said to require a considerable amount of attention and may offer as its highest value nothing more than a learning experience (that is, you may not catch any hackers).
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