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ALSO CALLED: SOX Compliance, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Section 404, Section 404, Sarbanes Oxley, Sarbanes-Oxley
DEFINITION: The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (often shortened to SOX) is legislation enacted in response to the high-profile Enron and WorldCom financial scandals to protect shareholders and the general public from accounting errors and fraudulent practices in the enterprise. The act is administered by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which sets deadlines for compliance and publishes rules on requirements.  … 
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Secure File Transfer in the Era of Compliance
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WHITE PAPER: Regulatory compliance mandates are forcing organizations to document all their business processes. This white paper outlines a new class of file transfer solutions, which provide secure and reliable exchange of business information.
Posted: 01 Aug 2007 | Published: 30 Jul 2007

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The Hidden Costs of "Free" Database Auditing Comparing the Total Cost of Ownership of Native Database Auditing Vs. Imperva Securesphere
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Five Key Questions Auditors Ask during a Database Compliance Audit
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WHITE PAPER: This paper examines five key questions posed by auditors to confirm compliance with best practices and regulatory mandates. Download this white paper and learn more about how to choose the right database auditing solution for your enterprise.
Posted: 24 Jul 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Imperva

Fax Purchasing Decision: Fax Server or Fax Service?
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the pros and cons of different faxing systems and will guide you through the process of choosing the right system for your company.
Posted: 09 Jul 2007 | Published: 01 Jul 2007

Esker Inc.

Combating Insider Threats - The Application-level User Behavior Tracking Approach
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at the growing problem of the insider threat and discusses the regulatory and other drivers that fuel the demand for new security solutions in this area. Find out how to mitigate insider threats and read this paper today.
Posted: 17 May 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2006

Intellinx Software Inc.

Lessons Learned for SOX Compliance and Other Regulatory Challenges
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines lessons learned for Sarbanes Oxley Compliance and shows your company how to restructure the risk management function, internal controls, and IT security that help to comply with regulatory requirements.
Posted: 17 May 2007 | Published: 01 May 2007

Symantec Corporation

Security Controls Oversight for Sarbanes-Oxley Audit and Compliance
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WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper and learn how ensure your company's compliant with a security management strategy that enables you centrally collect, store, monitor and display security event data.
Posted: 24 Jan 2007 | Published: 01 Dec 2006

ArcSight, an HP Company

Kazeon Data Privacy & Security Solution
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines an Information Classification Management (ICM) solution that helps classify and secure your company's sensitive information and overcome the challenges of securing data while complying with federal guidelines.
Posted: 22 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

Kazeon

The IT/Compliance Challenge within Segregation of Duties: Eliminating Developer Access to the Production Environment
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews effective methods for creating controlled, secure access to complete problem data for your developers so they can solve production problems without actually accessing your production environment.
Posted: 16 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

BMC Software, Extending Value with Identify Software

The IT Manager's Working Guide to Sustainable SOX Compliance
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WHITE PAPER: Learn how to overcome real-world compliance challenges and optimize your SOX efforts. Packed with NEW resources, tips, and a SOX-specific list of COBIT 4.0 objectives, this paper offers actionable tactics to help IT departments achi...
Posted: 02 Oct 2006 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

SoftLanding Systems, Inc.

A Guide to Keeping E-mail Legal: Four Pillars of Compliance
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides guidance on how to keep your company use of e-mail systems legal, without interrupting basic business processes. It also explains the compliance requirements that affect e-mail systems.
Posted: 29 Aug 2006 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

SonicWALL

Privileged User Monitoring for SOX Compliance
sponsored by Tizor
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines a best-practices approach to monitoring and reporting segregation of duties, privileged user access activity, failed logins and other access failures, direct Data SQL Access events and database schema changes.
Posted: 21 Aug 2006 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

Tizor

Cirrus Configuraton Management Software v3 - 30 Day Trial
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Posted: 07 Jul 2006 | Premiered: 07 Jul 2006

SolarWinds, Inc.
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SARBANES-OXLEY COMPLIANCE DEFINITION (continued): …  Sarbanes-Oxley is not a set of business practices and does not specify how a business should store records; rather, it defines which records are to be stored and for how long. The legislation not only affects the financial side of corporations, it also affects the IT departments whose job it is to store a corporation's electronic records. The Sarbanes-Oxley Act states that all business records, including electronic records and electronic messages, must be saved for "not less than five years." The consequences for non-compliance are fines, imprisonment, or both. IT departments are increasingly … 
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