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DEFINITION: Polymorphic malware is harmful, destructive or intrusive computer software such as a virus, worm, Trojan or spyware that constantly changes ("morphs"), making it difficult to detect with anti-malware programs. Evolution of the malicious code can occur in a variety of ways such as filename changes, compression and encryption with variable keys.Although the appearance of the code in polymorphic malware  … 
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ROI for Threat Intelligence
sponsored by ThreatConnect
PRODUCT NEWS: Not all intelligence is created equal. Learn how to make informed decisions about threat intelligence (TI) for your particular organization. Done right, you can sharpen your defenses, save time, and make better strategic decisions on your security using TI.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

ThreatConnect

Breach response isn't about losing data. It's about keeping your customers.
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: The time to prepare for a data breach is today. Give your customers reassurance that they are taken care of and help resolve any harm done to their identity. Learn how to respond to customer queries effectively and reduce customer response time for any size breach to as little as 48 hours.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

AllClear ID

What I've Learned from 5,000 Data Breaches
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: As data breaches continue to increase, consumer expectations follow behind and expect well-orchestrated response time. Plan out how affected customers will be notified and supported throughout the entire data breach response process, from notification, to protection, to fraud resolution.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

AllClear ID

Market Overview: Customer Data Breach Notification And Response Services
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: A poorly handled breach notification will inflict further damage to your organization after a breach. Learn how to best reassure your customers with clear communications and appropriate sensitivity in your messages. Plus, in this Forrester market overview, compare 9 breach notification and response service providers and their services.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

AllClear ID

Breach Response: Preparing for the Threat; Controlling the Chaos
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: Examine past breaches, in this report, to learn the tangible benefits of being well-prepared for a cyberattack, and the key features of a successful incident response plan. Discover how to emerge from every data breach with an enhanced public image of responsibility and competence.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Oct 2014

AllClear ID

Illuminating the Real Cost of Incidents from an Insurer's Perspective
sponsored by AllClear ID
WHITE PAPER: This study helps you understand the true impact of data insecurity and the real cost of incidents by consolidating claims data from multiple insurers.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

AllClear ID

Security Performance Metrics Across Major World Economies
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This report shows you the security performance results of 250 organizations per country from the U.S., the U.K., Singapore, Germany, China and Brazil during May 2015 until May 2016. Discover how to help your organization's security stance as you move forward into new, global markets.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

BitSight

Don’t Let “Trusted” Vendors Become Cyber-Breach Enablers
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This resource uncovers how evaluate vendors' security ratings simply and effectively. Learn how to police the safety of the vendors entrusted with handling your sensitive data to enhance your vendor risk management program no matter where it is on the maturity curve.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

BitSight

QRadar: Expert SIEM Product Overview
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Looking for all the security features IBM's security information and event management (SIEM) tool has to offer? Look no further. Principal consultant, Karen Scarfone takes an unbiased look into QRadar. Learn how its features allow easy collection of log data from hosted assets, operating systems, applications, vulnerabilities, and user behavior.
Posted: 23 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

IBM

Unlocking Ransomware, the Lucrative Criminal Business Model: An Analyst Report
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
ANALYST REPORT: Cryptographic ransomware has quickly become one of the greatest cyberthreats facing organizations around the world. Access this analyst report to properly understand today's brand of ransomware, examine the future of ransomware, and identify 6 key strategies with which you will execute your defense.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Analyze this: Security analytics for the midrange enterprise
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: How do you define security analytics? Discover how other organizations define security analytics and uncover the key benefits to an analytics program. Learn how you can assess security performance to make better spending and policy decisions.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

SAS

Mobile Data Security Threats: Hype vs. Reality
sponsored by Lookout
EGUIDE: As threats such as mobile malware evolve, so do the tools to combat them. It's a chess match, and you must stay well-educated to ensure protection. In this e-guide, learn about today's common mobile threats so you can prepare your network to combat them.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 14 Jun 2016

Lookout

The Future of Endpoint Protection
sponsored by Atos
ANALYST BRIEF: Discover how to best secure your endpoints against today's hostile threat environment. Learn how secure operations, secure technology and secure applications to protect corporate data against physical or digital theft.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Atos

The Breach Detection Gap and Strategies to Close It
sponsored by Infocyte
WHITE PAPER: What's needed is a layered approach to breach discovery that includes looking for threats which have slipped past the perimeter. Discover how to catch what prevention technologies miss. Reduce the breach detection gap and learn now to mitigate the possible damage caused by prolonged unauthorized access.
Posted: 15 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Infocyte

Employing Cyber Threat Intelligence
sponsored by Anomali
WHITE PAPER: Cyber threat intelligence is fast becoming a cornerstone in enterprise security but are you using your various intelligence feeds most effectively? Learn how organizations large and small are increasingly adding threat intelligence to their security posture and see what type of attacks you can mitigate using threat intelligence.
Posted: 15 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Anomali

The Impacts of Organizations Not Keeping Up with Cybercriminals
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
EGUIDE: Organizations are struggling to keep up with rapid changes in security techniques by cybercriminals. In this expert guide, explore the 4 main threats that occurred in 2015, how social media is increasing as a source of brand and compliance risk, and receive a product overview of Proofpoint Enterprise Protection.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

Neutralize Emerging Threats: Reducing the Time to Discover and Recover
sponsored by Intel Security
PODCAST: Organizations are looking for a new way to approach security to eliminate penetration and reduce time to recovery. Understand the full picture of an attack - not just the device the attack took place on, but the context around the attack. Learn how to best remediate threats and gain greater visibility into your network happenings.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Premiered: May 1, 2016

Intel Security

Neutralize Emerging Threats: Reducing the Time to Discover and Recover Transcript
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Organizations are looking for a new way to approach security to eliminate penetration and reduce time to recovery. Understand the full picture of an attack - not just the device the attack took place on, but the context around the attack. Learn how to best remediate threats and gain greater visibility into your network happenings.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Intel Security

Why Traditional Security Fails
sponsored by Intel Security
PODCAST: Learn from security expert Candace M. Worley as she points out critical areas of failure in modern security infrastructure and shows you four key areas to focus on when implementing a new, more efficient security solution.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Premiered: May 1, 2016

Intel Security

Why Traditional Security Fails
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Learn from security expert Candace M. Worley as she points out critical areas of failure in modern security infrastructure and shows you four key areas to focus on when implementing a new, more efficient security solution.
Posted: 27 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Intel Security

Why Traditional Security Approaches Fail
sponsored by Intel Security
WEBCAST: Learn from security expert Candace M. Worley as she points out critical areas of failure in modern security infrastructure. Uncover 4 key areas to focus on when implementing a new, more efficient security strategy.
Posted: 27 Jun 2016 | Premiered: May 1, 2016

Intel Security

Cybersecurity skills shortage demands new workforce strategies
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: The race to find InfoSec professionals who can outpace advanced threats has companies worldwide facing hurdles. This e-guide discusses organizations' want for better qualified candidates and reveals what skills exactly most security professionals are currently lacking.
Posted: 23 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

IBM

‘PowerShell’ Deep Dive: A United Threat Research Report
sponsored by Carbon Black
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about PowerShell and how cybercriminals are using it to expedite their criminal activities. This report outlines several techniques attackers use to leverage PowerShell to gain access to organizations' endpoints and provides suggestions on how security teams can detect, prevent and respond to such attacks.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Carbon Black

Stop Ransomware with Carbon Black
sponsored by Carbon Black
WHITE PAPER: Re-imaging security methods will never be the right solution to this problem. Learn about the tools imperative in preventing, detecting and remidiating randsomeware threats to your endpoints. Get greater visibility through continuous monitoring throughout your whole network.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Carbon Black

Application Control for Dummies
sponsored by Carbon Black
EBOOK: This e-book emphasizes best practices for understanding the benefits of application control, then choosing and deploying an application control platform. It's a quick, easy-to-understand guide, but comprehensive in its scope so you may improve your security posture as soon as possible.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Carbon Black
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MALWARE DEFINITION (continued): …  varies with each "mutation," the essential function usually remains the same. For example, a spyware program intended to act as a keylogger will continue to perform that function even though its signature changes. If the malicious program is discovered by an anti-malware vendor and its signature is added to a downloadable database, the anti-malware program will fail to detect the rogue code after the signature has changed, just as if a new virus, worm, Trojan or spyware program has emerged. In this way, malware creators gain an advantage over countermeasure developers.The best method … 
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