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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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Gartner: Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses today's DLP market and what your DLP architecture should look like. Read more to learn about the two categories from DLP: Enterprise DLP and Integrated DLP.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 28 Jan 2016

Digital Guardian

10 Things Your Cybersecurity Solution Must Do
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: As cybercrime evolves, so must your defense strategy to secure your organization; however, multiple tools often do not mesh perfectly and vulnerabilities are left open. In this white paper, learn the 10 must-have security capabilities for your strategy.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 23 Dec 2015

Palo Alto Networks

Application Security in 2016: A Comprehensive Overview
sponsored by Black Duck Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will read about key open source application security challenges that your business will face in 2016. Learn how CISO's can address and manage those challenges effectively.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 27 Jan 2016

Black Duck Software

Next Generation Firewall for Dummies
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
EBOOK: This eBook provides and in-depth overview of next-gen firewalls.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 27 Jan 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Lightboard WildFire vs Standalone Sandboxing
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
VIDEO: This white paper gives you insight on how to protect against zero-day threats by using both static and dynamic analysis techniques.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Premiered: 17 Oct 2014

Palo Alto Networks

What Security Professionals Need to Know About Open Source Vulnerabilities
sponsored by Black Duck Software
WHITE PAPER: This resource reviews the use of automated controls throughout the software lifecycle and which processes can be used to reduce open source security vulnerabilities.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Black Duck Software

End Point Lightboard
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
VIDEO: In this video, you will see the battle security pros fight every day and what new tools are needed to stop hackers.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Premiered: 31 Aug 2015

Palo Alto Networks

Zero Trust on the Endpoint
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you a "never trust, always verify" security policy that remedies the deficiencies with perimeter-centric strategies and ensures there's no default trust for any entity or user.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Palo Alto Networks

Why it's Time for Locked-Down Desktops
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: Access this exclusive e-guide to take a look at why IT teams are locking down desktops in order to restrict user-installed apps (UIAs). You'll also explore the benefits locked-down desktops can have on IT departments.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Physical vs. Virtual Desktop Security: It's Just Not The Same
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide discusses the differences in security methods between physical and virtual desktops. Download now and you'll get access to a handy table with a complete breakdown of physical and virtual desktop security risks and techniques.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Virtual Desktop Security: Exploring VDI Features
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: This white paper discusses various virtual desktop security capabilities offered by VDI products. Some of the capabilities described within include encryption, application and role-based policy management and virtual sandboxing.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 02 Feb 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Layered Security Doesn't Stop Cybercriminals – but VDI Might
sponsored by Dell, Inc. & Intel®
EGUIDE: This exclusive e-guide discusses ways cybercriminals successfully breach even the most well-secured enterprise defenses. Read on and learn how VDI can offer an enhanced level of security enterprises require.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Dell, Inc. & Intel®

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

Advanced Endpoint Protection for Dummies (EBook)
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
EBOOK: Get an in‐depth examination of the modern threat landscape — including malware, exploits, and vulnerabilities — as this ultra-popular "Dummies" guide reveals the shortcomings of traditional endpoint protection solutions.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Palo Alto Networks

How to assess your applications' security vulnerabilities
sponsored by Black Duck Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to triage the most critical open source security threats inside with this 4 step guide.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Black Duck Software

Cybersecurity Buyers Guide
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to keep up with the hackers and defend against all advanced threats. Read more to learn how to architect a cyber security solution that dynamically adapts to changing threats.
Posted: 09 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Palo Alto Networks

ESG Brief: Threat Intel as part of Cyber Situational Awareness
sponsored by Digital Shadows
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you a new threat intelligence provider that offers a SaaS-based portal and team of intelligence operations analysts that can tailor threat intelligence to your needs.
Posted: 08 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Digital Shadows

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

How Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Impacts Vendor Risk and Security Benchmarking
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: File sharing is a prevalent problem on corporate networks today. Access this report and you will learn which industries excel in mitigating the risks of file sharing, how P2P file sharing activity impacts security ratings and more.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

BitSight

Making Risk Management More Effective with Security Ratings
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: This white paper talks about some of the security risk management approaches organizations have taken as well as new approaches to other growing problems. Access this resource now and learn to identify, quantify and mitigate risk throughout your network.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

BitSight

Continuous Third-Party Security Monitoring Powers Business Objectives and Vendor Accountability
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper and find out about the attitudes and capabilities regarding third-party security compliance of enterprise IT security decision-makers in the US, UK, France and Germany.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

BitSight

Secure Wi-Fi for K-12 Education
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Mobile devices present new security challenges for schools that need to protect their network integrity as well as restrict students' access to dangerous sites. Access this resource to learn about a solution that unifies network and application security and delivers maximum control at a low cost.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Case Study: Increasing Bandwidth and Network Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This case study details how one leading university was able to bolster its network security as bandwidth increased. View now to learn how they achieved this goal and the benefits they were able to reap.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Feb 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Solution Brief: Satisfying Today's Bandwidth Hungry Consumers
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a high performance next generation firewall solution that protects information and applications without slowing down your network or affecting availability. Read on to see how this firewall solution can provide your enterprise with in-depth visibility and reporting, highly effective intrusion prevention system, and more.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Encryption's Risks, Benefits, and Roles in SSL Attacks
sponsored by Symantec Website Security
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, expert Nick Lewis details ways to defend against SSL attacks. First, you'll uncover how to detect SSL attacks by inspecting network connections for anomalies. Next, you'll learn the importance of decoding SSL connections to further enable their detection and, ultimately, their mitigation.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

Symantec Website Security
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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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