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ALSO CALLED: Malicious Threats, Malicious Computer Code, Malicious Logic, Joke Programs, Blended Threats, Malicious Software, Malicious Code, Mobile Malware
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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Defending against POS Malware
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at PoS security and some of the common types of malware used to exploit these systems. Access now to learn about the wide range of hardware and applications, including ubiquitous POS terminals in retail locations.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

AlienVault

Cyber Risk Report - Year in Review
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides high-level insight on both what cybercriminals are targeting and how they operated over the course of 2015. Learn about the evolving tactics used and how they are impacting business.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

SurfWatch Labs

The Human Factor Report
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to take action against the wide range of advanced threats. View now and learn how to identify and block targeted attacks that travel over email and other threat vectors.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Proofpoint, Inc.

Securing the Enterprise - 5 Pragmatic Steps to Security
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents five major areas of focus for the practical CISO. Build a culture of security across your organization and ensure all employees understand that no one is excluded from responsibility.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Credit Union Infographic
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you exactly why you need cyber threat intelligence to defend your sensitive data. With continuous monitoring technology, you'll learn about breaches the moment they occur and be able to mitigate risk accordingly.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

SurfWatch Labs

Building a Business Case for Cyber Threat Intelligence
sponsored by SurfWatch Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you 5 main reasons for a risk-based approach to cybersecurity. Access now to learn how you can know the specific cyber threats targeting your business redirect your cyber tactics for the most effective defense and bring cybersecurity into the broader risk discussion.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

SurfWatch Labs

Rapidly Detect and Respond to the Advanced and Evasive Threat
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the benefits of combining advanced network and endpoint detection technology with the right people, processes and intelligence for greater visibility of threats.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Protect Against Zero-Day Attacks at the Every Level
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: It's time to take threat defense to the next level and protect your organization. In this white paper, you'll uncover ways to combine OS-level sandboxing with threat prevention capabilities for integrated prevention and security management.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Mar 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Today's Most Valuable Commodity is Located in Cyberspace
sponsored by Digital Guardian
EGUIDE: This e-guide teaches you about current cloud security trends and how hackers are adapting their methods to steal your business data. Continue reading to inform your organization about cloud attacks and adapt countermeasures to respond accordingly.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 22 Mar 2016

Digital Guardian

Understand How to Implement DLP that fits your Organization
sponsored by Digital Guardian
EGUIDE: This e-guide shows you different levels of DLP tools that you'll need depending on the size of your organization. Continue reading and make an assessment based on the four DLP categories: Knowing where your data is, understanding where it goes, knowing how it's used and educating employees and blocking unwanted activities.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 22 Mar 2016

Digital Guardian

7 Key Questions to Ask When Selecting an Incident Response Service Provider
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper is designed to make you ask tough, direct questions of any incident response services provider to help you determine their capabilities.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Dell SecureWorks

4 Steps to Developing a Proactive Security Program
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: The harsh truth of security today is reactive strategies are outdated and it's time to switch gears to a proactive defense. This paper outlines the discrete layers and levels needed for a proactive security strategy. Inside, learn how to shift from a reactive to a proactive defense in 4 simple steps.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Securing mobile productivity for Microsoft Office 365
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the importance of deploying and securing the Microsoft ecosystem across all mobile platforms, including Windows 10. Access now and start efficiently managing your enterprise productivity, connectivity and security in today's hostile mobile world.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

IBM

Charting a New Course for IT Security with Coordinated Threat Defenses
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper and find out how you can achieve fewer compromises, substantially shorter dwell times for threats that do manage to get through, and far less effort and expense required for incident response and to operate and maintain your security infrastructure.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

TrendMicro

CPU-level Sandboxing: Disrupt Threats, not Productivity
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
VIDEO: In this video, you'll find different features that eliminate threats at the point of pre-infection. Tune in and uncover ways to provide a higher catch rate of threats and give your organization a new level of protection against attackers.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 19 Feb 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Data Governance: The True Key to Effective Risk Management
sponsored by Guidance Software, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this eguide, you will learn the real importance of information governance. It's much more than keeping track of digital records for compliance reasons. Discover how to build classification tools and functional descriptive data into our digital assets so they can be accessed for business with increased efficiency.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Mar 2016

Guidance Software, Inc.

100% Network Visibility is Easier than You Think
sponsored by Ixia
RESOURCE: This brief infographic presents the capabilities that you need to look for in NPBs and how to achieve 100% visibility into your network traffic. Uncover the negative effects of packet loss and how to avoid them.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 27 Jan 2016

Ixia

Free Download: BladeLogic Server Automation Trial
sponsored by BMC
TRIAL SOFTWARE: See how you can accelerate vulnerability resolution, lower costs of remediation and avoid major security incidents. Achieve real-time visibility into vulnerability health of IT environment.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 21 Mar 2016

BMC

Definitive eGuide: Mobility and IoT cuasing IT headaches? Connect and protect with Adaptive Trust
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the pre-planning and deployment steps needed to help guide you on your journey of enterprise BYOD and IoT. Learn how greater visibility and the integration of your policy decision engine with third-party security solutions can enhance your ability to offer end-to-end mobile protection.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Aruba Networks

Overcoming Virtual Blind Spots
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Visibility into your network is the only chance you have at mitigating advanced and hidden threats.To overcome east-west traffic blind spots, network security strategies must include virtual tapping into the production virtual network.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

Ixia

The New Network Security Front Line
sponsored by Ixia
WEBCAST: In this brief video, learn how to decrease your network's attack surface to minimize the number of threats that can potentially breach your defenses.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Jan 6, 2016

Ixia

Forget Network Defense - Focus on Offense
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why your network security strategy needs to include testing and training to make sure a product or service is protected before launch. Read on to learn more about an offensive security strategy and what it needs to contain.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

Ixia

Next-Generation Endpoint Security Market Sizing and Forecast 2016–2020
sponsored by Carbon Black
WHITE PAPER: This EMA research report provides "beyond the surface" insight on variety of enterprise-capable solution providers. Access this report now and learn about research focused on solution providers providing proactive next-generation endpoint security services covering prevention, detection and response.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Carbon Black

Overcome the Attacker Advantage with McAfee Endpoint Security 10
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to respond and manage the threat defense lifecycle and a provide collaborative, extensive framework to reduce the complexity of conventional multivendor environments.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Intel Security

Security attacks on industrial control systems
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the history of industrial control systems (ICS), the susceptibility of these systems to certain attacks and how the systems can be defended.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

IBM
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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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