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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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Programmatically Identifying Multi-Page Flaws in Web Apps
sponsored by White Hat Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the pros and cons of several web app scanning approaches. View now to learn learn more.
Posted: 15 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

White Hat Security

Explaining How Trusted SSL Certificates and Forged SSL Certificates Work
sponsored by GeoTrust, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide walks you through the importance of trusted certificates and the roles that Certificate Authorities (CAs) play. View now to explore the web security threat landscape and to learn the fine print about SSL and certificates.
Posted: 15 Apr 2015 | Published: 10 Dec 2014

GeoTrust, Inc.

Fending Off the Known and Unknown - Runtime Application Security
sponsored by Prevoty
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore how to monitor and protect applications at runtime and neutralize known vulnerabilities as well as zero day attacks through app self-defense.
Posted: 14 Apr 2015 | Published: 01 Apr 2015

Prevoty

A Much Needed Cybersecurity Paradigm Shift
sponsored by UnitedLex
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores why hackers have the upper hand in the battle for data and why organizations need to ramp up security measures, regardless of their current status. View now to gain insight into today's threat landscape.
Posted: 13 Apr 2015 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

UnitedLex

Enterprise Security Must Move Beyond Building Protective Walls
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines and explores the six steps of the Attack Life Cycle and takes you into the minds of hackers and cybercriminal teams to help you better craft your security strategy. Read on now to learn how to allocate resources so defenses are most appropriate to the risks.
Posted: 13 Apr 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Managing Java Security in the Enterprise
sponsored by Browsium
WHITE PAPER: Enabling Java apps for the internet has resulted in a variety of compatibility and security issues due to JRE incompatibilities, as well as unlimited threat vectors on the web. This paper covers two primary challenges directly related to ongoing Java security threats. Read on to find detailed guidance for managing Java security in the enterprise.
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 | Published: 10 Apr 2015

Browsium

How the Financial Industry can Prepare for Cybercrime
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: The financial services industry needs to evolve to meet the cybercrime of today. In this white paper, learn more about what these crimes look like and how to stop them.
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

2014 Cost of Cyber Crime Study
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
RESOURCE: If you want to avoid the costs of cybercrime, you need to know what you're up against. This resource can help.
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 | Published: 10 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

A Holistic Approach to Fending off Bots and Bot Networks
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how a cloud-based strategy can block bots in real-time before data and intellectual property theft can occur. View now to learn more.
Posted: 09 Apr 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

Distil Networks

The State of Threat Intelligence in 2015
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: In this research report, discover how many organizations have successfully implemented threat intelligence and what benefits they're experiencing.
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2015

AlienVault

Critical Factors in Endpoint Security
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Endpoints are the new security perimeter, and this means rethinking your endpoint security. This white paper will help you do so.
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Detect Ransomware Before it’s Too Late
sponsored by AlienVault
WEBCAST: In this webcast, learn how to detect ransomware and protect your network before it's too late.
Posted: 07 Apr 2015 | Premiered: Apr 7, 2015

AlienVault

Protect Your Enterprise with Security Monitoring
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
VIDEO: This brief video introduces a security monitoring system that effectively detects and stops risks.
Posted: 06 Apr 2015 | Premiered: 16 May 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

What's Your Next Security Move?
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: This quick self-assessment will help you navigate to your next big security decision and create better protection against advanced attackers.
Posted: 06 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

FireEye

Choosing the Right Security Solution: Moving Beyond SSL
sponsored by GeoTrust, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paperpresents a buyer's guide to choosing a next-gen SSL platform to secure consumer personal information and enterprise data. View now to learn the tell-tale signs of a faulty platform and the key characteristics to look for in a trusted strategy.
Posted: 03 Apr 2015 | Published: 06 Nov 2013

GeoTrust, Inc.

Is Dealing with Malware Like Finding Needles in Your Enterprise Haystack?
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WEBCAST: View this in-depth webinar and learn how to fortify your mobile device strategy, as hackers target mobile networks and devices. Get details on poignant topics, including how to find risks manually.
Posted: 03 Apr 2015 | Premiered: Sep 29, 2013

Veracode, Inc.

Security Reimagined: An Adaptive Approach for the Digital Age
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: It's time to reimagine how we do security. This white paper shows you how with tips on creating an integrated, proactive security system designed for the cybercrime of today.
Posted: 03 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

FireEye

Prepare Yourself for the Cybercrime of 2015
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: This 2015 cybercrime report analyzes the threats of 2014 and makes predictions for what you need to be prepared for in the upcoming year.
Posted: 02 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

FireEye

Self-Assessment: What Steps Should You Take for Better Security?
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: Take this brief self-assessment for an estimate on how prepared you are and suggestions on how to improve.
Posted: 01 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

FireEye

Best Practices for Incident Detection and Response
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WEBCAST: This webcast teaches you how to get the most from your threat intelligence by presenting the best practices for incident detection and response.
Posted: 30 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Feb 20, 2015

SurfWatch Labs

Best Practices for Mobile Healthcare Security
sponsored by RES Software
EGUIDE: Mobile healthcare security depends on astrong top-down approach that informsemployees of all possible threats -- includingphysical theft and remote devicehacks. Read on to find out why.
Posted: 30 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Mar 2015

RES Software

Cybercrime 101
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Discover the ways in which cybercrime occurs in three realms: individual, business, and governmental. Learn what you can do to protect yourself and your organization.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 27 Mar 2015

Global Knowledge

Markets and Bounties for Cybercrime Tools and Stolen Data
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the fundamental characteristics of black and grey markets to offer understanding of the current and predicted security threat landscape.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Juniper Networks, Inc.

The Landscape of Threat Intelligence
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WEBCAST: The webcast will help you determine if threat intelligence is the best solution for you by giving you an in-depth look today's intelligence landscape.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Feb 20, 2015

SurfWatch Labs

How to Bring Cyberthreat Management to the C-Suite
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WEBCAST: This webcast discusses how you can bring security to the boardroom with effective and proactive security leadership.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Dec 2, 2014

SurfWatch Labs
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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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