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ALSO CALLED: Assessing Risk
DEFINITION: Evaluating the risks of information loss based on an analysis of threats to, and vulnerabilities of, a system, operation or activity.
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Strategy Guide to Risk Mitigation for Midsize Businesses
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This strategy guide offers concrete risk mitigation techniques specifically designed for midsize organizations. Learn how to proactively manage physical and virtual systems and see the early signs of infrastructure trouble to avoid outages.
Posted: 29 Jun 2010 | Published: 29 Jun 2010

HP & Intel®

IT Risk Management: Guide to Software Risk Assessments and Audits
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Risk is a function of the likelihood that a potential vulnerability will be exploited, and the resulting impact of that exploitation. In IT systems, risk can be introduced from the internet, servers, networks, malicious insiders, and even lapses in physical security. This whitepaper provides IT risk management best practices.
Posted: 07 Jun 2010 | Published: 07 Jun 2010

Veracode, Inc.

Export Compliance Management: Best Practices for Managing Export Compliance to Support Globalization and Reduce Your Risk Profile
sponsored by Management Dynamics
WHITE PAPER: Before escalating their overseas sales, companies must gauge their exporting best practices to see what can be gained from improving compliance process. This Report profiles export compliance programs in various industries to reveal key challenges companies face in managing these programs and determine how software is used in the process.
Posted: 26 May 2010 | Published: 26 May 2010

Management Dynamics

Case Study: WebEx - Securing Web Collaboration
sponsored by Qualys
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to learn about the vulnerability and compliance risk management program WebEx has implemented to ensure security and confidentiality among their customers.
Posted: 18 May 2010 | Published: 18 May 2010

Qualys

ZeuS: A Persistent Criminal Enterprise
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: This research paper, presented by Trend Micro, examines the ZeuS botnet; a cyber-criminal tool primarily used to steal money. Access this paper now to learn how ZeuS works, who is behind this crimeware, ZeuS variants now emerging and more.
Posted: 11 May 2010 | Published: 24 Mar 2010

Trend Micro

GRC Strategies - Finding the Right Balance of Business and IT
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper demonstrates that both business and IT GRC initiatives are continuing to grow in relevance and provides key recommendations for companies seeking to transform business processes to reduce costs, improve governance and compliance, while mitigating and managing risk.
Posted: 12 Apr 2010 | Published: 12 Apr 2010

SAP America, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Stuff Happens - How to Assess Risks and Set Objectives for Business Continuity Plans 
sponsored by Marathon Technologies
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Disaster recovery (DR) plans become more complicated and difficult when businesses try to identify all risk scenarios and assign quantitative value to the likelihood of them happening. This transcript will guide you through the process of determining what needs to be protected within your business data and infrastructure.
Posted: 02 Apr 2010 | Published: 02 Apr 2010

Marathon Technologies

Four Steps to Cure Your Patch Management Headache
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: Using patch and vulnerability management as the principal component of your risk mitigation strategy and taking prudent measures to establish a best practices approach can help reduce costs and risks in the long term.
Posted: 11 Feb 2010 | Published: 11 Feb 2010

Lumension

Reliability Analysis of the APC InfraStruXure Power System
sponsored by APC by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: The APC InfraStruXure product line offers an alternative architecture to the central UPS. This paper summarizes the key findings of MTechnology's quantitative risk assessment and discusses their implications for facility managers and designers.
Posted: 28 Jan 2010 | Published: 28 Jan 2010

APC by Schneider Electric

Reliability Analysis of the APC Symmetra MW Power System
sponsored by APC by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: MTechnology, Inc. (MTech) performed a quantitative reliability analysis of the APC Symmetra MW UPS. The study used techniques of Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA) to calculate the likelihood of over 680,000 potential failure modes.
Posted: 28 Jan 2010 | Published: 28 Jan 2010

APC by Schneider Electric

Three Ways to Prevent Insider Risk Within Your SCCM-Managed Environment
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how removable device policy enforcement can prevent risks while enabling managed use of necessary productivity tools—seamlessly within your Microsoft® System Center Configuration Manager-managed environment.
Posted: 27 Jan 2010 | Published: 27 Jan 2010

Lumension

Considerations for Integrating Intelligence into Security Operations
sponsored by VeriSign EMEA
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper outlines four critical elements of cyber security intelligence that organizations must meet to ensure that the integration of the intelligence will help improve the safety and profitability of enterprises. This paper also presents specific questions to ask when determining the best approach for an overall risk-mitigation strategy.
Posted: 23 Dec 2009 | Published: 03 Dec 2009

VeriSign EMEA

WagerWorks Takes Fraudsters Out of the Game Using iovation Device Reputation
sponsored by iovation, Inc.
CASE STUDY: In this paper WagerWorks covers how to deal with fraud challenges and resolution requirements of the casino industry.
Posted: 14 Dec 2009 | Published: 11 Dec 2009

iovation, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: The Changing Nature Of Cyber Crime, Attackers, Counter Measures and New Models For Defense In Depth
sponsored by ESET
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: The threat environment has changed drastically in recent years. Threats are more complicated and attackers are part of organized groups seeking profit rather than fame. In this Presentation Transcript, Charles Kolodgy of IDC highlights some attackers' successes, countermeasures in risk reduction, and a new model for defense-in-depth.
Posted: 04 Dec 2009 | Published: 03 Dec 2009

ESET

The Essentials Series: Security Information Management
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This collection of articles from Realtime Publishers presents a clear and concise overview of security information management (SIM). The articles present the business case for SIM, operational and organizational issues, and hints and tips for ensuring a successful SIM implementation.
Posted: 02 Dec 2009 | Published: 09 Oct 2009

Dell SecureWorks

Risk Management: Protect and Maximize Stakeholder Value
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: All companies must take risks to survive, and the most successful companies are those that actively integrate risk management into their decision-making processes. This white paper explains how a risk management program can help identify opportunities for value creation while also protecting against potential threats.
Posted: 23 Nov 2009 | Published: 18 Feb 2009

Oracle Corporation

E-Book: Data loss prevention strategies, practices and tools
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com & SearchCompliance.com
EBOOK: Data loss prevention strategies, practices and tools are more important than ever. Read this e-book for expert advice on DLP, encryption, risk management and more.
Posted: 18 Nov 2009 | Published: 18 Nov 2009

SearchSecurity.com & SearchCompliance.com

Presentation Transcript: Insider Threats -- an Interview with Bill Crowell -- Former Deputy Director of the NSA
sponsored by Imperva
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Bill Crowell, former Deputy Director of the NSA, is interviewed in this presentation transcript. He talks extensively about insider threats, shares some stories from the trenches, and discusses the nature of cybercrime. Bill also covers the importance of sensitive data protection – especially around mission-critical applications and databases.
Posted: 12 Nov 2009 | Published: 12 Nov 2009

Imperva

Securing PostgreSQL from External Attack
sponsored by EnterpriseDB Corporation
WEBCAST: Databases are an important part of a company’s infrastructure, but they also tend to be rich with attack vectors to exploit. This webcast explores the many potential PostgreSQL external vulnerabilities and then shows how those vulnerabilities can be secured. Watch this webcast to learn how to protect one of your company’s most valued assets.
Posted: 09 Nov 2009 | Premiered: Nov 9, 2009

EnterpriseDB Corporation

A Guide to the Value of Reliable Data in Retail Banking
sponsored by DataFlux Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the impact of unreliable data on retail banks. Defining the requirements needed to guarantee data reliability in retail banking, it offers a practical approach to creating and governing that data, and shows how you can get started in making trusted data available to improve marketing, customer service, risk management and more.
Posted: 04 Nov 2009 | Published: 02 Nov 2009

DataFlux Corporation

The Critical Role of Data Loss Prevention in Governance, Risk and Compliance
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper and learn how a successful data leak prevention system can protect your business from internal threats in this age of regulatory compliance, risk, and governance.
Posted: 07 Oct 2009 | Published: 15 Dec 2008

Mimecast

Automating IT Configuration Controls with Oracle Enterprise Manager Configuration Change Console
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how to define, track and enforce IT policies; automate IT compliance processes; and reduce the effort and cost of managing business applications.
Posted: 10 Sep 2009 | Published: 16 Oct 2008

Oracle Corporation

Leveraging a Maturity Model to Achieve “Proactive Compliance”
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn about a new approach to compliance that seeks to move beyond the short-term goal of passing an audit and to incorporate compliance into an organization's operations in a more proactive sense utilizing the Capability Maturity Model.
Posted: 02 Sep 2009 | Published: 03 Aug 2009

Symantec Corporation

IT GRC: Managing Risk, Improving Visibility, and Reducing Operating Costs
sponsored by Lumension
ANALYST REPORT: This Aberdeen Group benchmark report describes the policy, planning, process, and organizational elements of successful IT GRC implementations. Learn what top performing companies do to gain a competitive edge regarding compliance and IT risk management.
Posted: 11 Aug 2009 | Published: 11 May 2009

Lumension

A Premium on Efficiency: Midsize Manufacturers Confront the Obstacles to Growth
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: How do best-in-class midsize manufacturers continue to grow in a tough economy? This research report, conducted by EIU, outlines measures manufacturers implement to continue expanding even while coping with the strains of softening demand in key markets, rising input costs, and downward pressure on prices.
Posted: 07 Aug 2009 | Published: 07 Aug 2009

SAP America, Inc.
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