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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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Internet of Things: Enterprise Risks, Platform Options to Consider
sponsored by Xively by LogMeIn
EGUIDE: The Internet of Things (IoT) increases the number of security risks businesses face, becoming a backdoor for attackers into the enterprise. Discover 7 key security risks associated with IoT and how to manage them. Plus learn how robust cloud platforms will allow IoT to reach its potential.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Xively by LogMeIn

Fraud risk engines strike back
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to approach fraud detection in a new way. You must base your stance on three core principles —visibility, a global threat intelligence network, and agility by design. By using this approach, you can significantly reduce the number of false positives and can improve customer satisfaction.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

IBM

Gain Capabilities to help you Protect, and Insight to Understand
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: As threats evolve, organizations must find ways to continuously detect, prevent, and respond quickly to attacks on the endpoint in order to limit damages. Discover a strategy that can help you protect endpoint devices against advanced and zero-day threats.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Behind the Mask: The Changing Face of Hacking
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This new report will help you learn more about hackers and how they work. Read it to understand what attack methods hackers use, why simple approaches like phishing still work, and more.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Few Fully Prepared for Software Security Risks
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you results from a recent security survey and the value of testing your security measure regularly.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Companies Cautiously Optimistic about Cybersecurity
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Discover the realistic possibilities of your business experiencing an attack and what you can do to prepare your network. Uncover 5 action items for security pros, 4 "bad guys" to look out for, and much more.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 27 Jan 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Cyber Risk Report 2016 Executive Summary
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: In this year's cyber risk report, you will discover the evolving nature of cybercrime, as well as the developing legislation meant to curtail it. Read on to delve into what defenders now face as they look to secure their enterprises.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 19 Feb 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Preventing Fraud Before Customers Become Affected
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Pulaski Bank achieved the layered security and malware prevention they were looking for and how their struggles can benefit your organization. Not only will you prevent potential fraud, but also increase customer awareness.
Posted: 09 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

IBM

The Many Benefits of Email Security Gateways
sponsored by ZixCorp
EGUIDE: This e-guide examines the benefits of email security gateways. Beyond just preventing malicious email, gateways have a plethora of other benefits including DLP and BYOD security.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

ZixCorp

Reporting Cybersecurity to the Board
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: Today, boards have to consider the regulatory, fiduciary, organizational, and personal liability that could come from a data breach. Download this free guide today, and you'll have everything you need for your next board presentation to hit all the right points.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

BitSight

Revealing Security Performance Metrics Across Major World Economies
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: In its latest research report, BitSight studied the security performance of companies per country with more than 50% of their IP space in: The United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Brazil, China and Singapore.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

BitSight

Mobile Malware
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Four major threats are currently targeting iOS and Android devices using very clever tactics. Learn how these new malware tools are infecting mobile devices today and how you can secure your data against these and other growing threats.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

MobileIron

Evolution of Crypto Attacks: Understanding, Detecting, and Preventing Ransomware
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WEBCAST: To successfully prevent ransomware attacks against your organization, you need to understand their nature, how they work, and how you can detect and stop them. View this resource to learn more about best practices to protect your organization from ransomware.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Jun 7, 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

S.I.R.M.: Security Incident Response Matrix
sponsored by Anomali
WHITE PAPER: This paper details the Security Incident Response Matrix (S.I.R.M.), a simple, easy to understand methodology used to help guide security operations staff in effectively triaging alerts and activity. The goal of this triage is to derive the intelligence necessary to understand the scope and threat of the activity.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Anomali

Operationalizing Threat Intelligence Data: The Problems of Relevance and Scale
sponsored by Anomali
WHITE PAPER: To address growing scalability issues, organizations will need to embrace a distributed computing approach to security. In addition, Threat Intelligence Platforms will need to create organizational relevance for threat intelligence data.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Anomali

Emerging security threats you're up against now
sponsored by Intel
EGUIDE: Cybercrime is now a fully functional industry with "Hacking as a Service" being a top product. Services are cheaper and more sophisticated than ever. This e-guide shows you top emerging cyber threats that could be harming your system soon.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 25 May 2016

Intel

An Operational Model for Breach Analytics and Intelligence
sponsored by Anomali
WHITE PAPER: In the face of this situation, a new approach to security strategy and operations must be adopted. Discover an approach that focuses on operational relevance, reducing adversary dwell time and speeding incident response activities.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Anomali

Battling fraud at the root cause
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Battling malware-driven fraud requires real-time, adaptable and transparent solutions for prevention, detection, mitigation and remediation that span every point of your interaction. Discover how cybercriminals circumvent security measures at each stage of the transaction lifecycle and learn strategies to combat these attacks.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Encryption as an IT Service
sponsored by Gemalto
WHITE PAPER: To build a sustainable security foundation, organizations need to employ encryption as an IT service — centrally and cohesively managing encryption across an entire enterprise. Gain significant benefits in overall security, administrative efficiency and business agility.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gemalto

CISOs Are Under Mounting Pressure
sponsored by MASERGY
ANALYST BRIEF: CISOs need help. The smart ones are turning to a new way of thinking about cybersecurity protection: Security as a Service. It's a managed, unified solution that leverages the power of both machine learning and expert human intelligence. Discover the scalability and speed SaaS can add to your organization.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 13 Jan 2015

MASERGY

Intermedia Builds an Instant Security Operations Center and Speeds Business Processes
sponsored by Splunk
CASE STUDY: This case study demonstrates how Intermedia overcame its cloud security challenges and boosted productivity with data-driven analytics and incisive, enterprise-wide intelligence.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Splunk

X-Force Cyber Security Intelligence Index  Report
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: It's clear no industry was immune to cyberattackers in 2015. Discover statistics from last year's cyber threat landscape and see which industries were most affected by cybercrime. Learn how to create an effective cybersecurity strategy to ensure your organizations doesn't show up on next year's report.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

IBM

Orrstown Bank Invests in Centralized Security Visibility to Promote Business Intelligence
sponsored by Splunk
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to determine how Orrstown Bank leveraged a cloud security platform to provide increased visibility into its complex hybrid IT infrastructure, resolve threats and maintain required compliance.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Splunk

Client Virtualization Solutions For Government Deliver Increased Security, Mobility, and Savings
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Find out how client virtualization can help to overcome traditional client PC security and mobility challenges and enable a more secure, mobile workforce for government agencies. You'll learn how moving sensitive data from local device storage to the data center decreases endpoint security threats.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Dell and VMware

There Will Be Attacks: Prepare Your Email Defenses
sponsored by Mimecast
WEBCAST: Your organization can't tolerate any email downtime. Learn how to prevent damages to money, your reputation, and business operations with the right arsenal of email security tools.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Jun 2, 2016

Mimecast
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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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