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DEFINITION: In business, a security policy is a document that states in writing how a company plans to protect the company's physical andinformation technology (IT) assets. A security policy is often considered to be a "living document", meaning that the document is never finished, but is continuously updated as technology and employee requirements change. A company's security policy may include an acceptable  … 
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Addressing Your Cloud Security Challenges
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Ease your move to the cloud with the advice offered in this white paper, including an overview of the main classes of cloud architecture, the security consideration of moving to the cloud, key challenges of public and private clouds, and more.
Posted: 03 Nov 2016 | Published: 03 Nov 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Securing the Public Cloud
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to secure your enterprise's presence on AWS and maximize your use of the public cloud. Access now to gain an in-depth understanding of how to protect both the public and hybrid cloud during and after transitioning from a traditional "brick and mortar" data center.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 01 Nov 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

The Ultimate Guide to Preventing Account Takeover
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: 46% of internet traffic is composed of bots at any given time performing automated tasks or mimicking human behavior. Access this resource to uncover the 7 steps to mitigate account take over bots, how to under their purpose and how to stop them in their tracks.
Posted: 31 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Distil Networks

5 Most Dangerous Data Center Security Threats
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Gain an in-depth look into the top 5 most dangerous threats to your data center infrastructure. Learn their tricks, behaviors, how devastating they can be and how to make sure your enterprise isn't the next victim.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 20 Oct 2016

A10 Networks

Fragmentation: The "Silent Killer" of Your Security Management Program
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: Look at the issues caused by security fragmentation and uncover a path towards enhanced security through better unity, one that cuts the detection deficit with a cohesive, intelligent defense.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

ThreatConnect

Using DNS Monitoring to Detect Network Breaches
sponsored by Dyn
EGUIDE: Numerous DNS monitoring methods exist, but 3 stand above the rest. Access this e-guide for our IT security expert's take on DNS monitoring to detect network breaches.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 17 Oct 2016

Dyn

Top 5 Applications You Should Blacklist Now
sponsored by Thycotic
WHITE PAPER: Mitigate the threat presented by the 30 most targeted high-risk vulnerabilities by learning why you should blacklist the following applications: Apple QuickTime for Windows, Adobe Flash Player, iTunes for Windows, and MS Office 2007. Gain the best practices for restricting malicious software.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

Thycotic

Ask The Analyst: Key Elements of an Effective Security Program
sponsored by AlienVault
WEBCAST: In this webcast, join Barbara Call of IDG and Forrester Security Analyst Joseph Blankenship to learn how organizations should assess their security intelligence program, validate the effectiveness of security monitoring tools, and plan for the future.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Premiered: Jun 28, 2016

AlienVault

A Security Intelligence and Analytics Platform That Helps You Neutralize Cyber Threats
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you'll learn about an intelligence and analytics platform that allows you to detect and neutralize cyber threats in real-time. Find out how you can centralize your visibility to eliminate data silos, automatically contextualize over 750 data sources to get the most up-to-data view of your security protocols, and more.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Why Employee Mobile Devices Are Undermining Your Enterprise Security Efforts
sponsored by Appthority
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the twin problems which most often lead to data breaches in mobile hardware: spear phishing and watering hole attacks. In addition, learn about a solution to stop them in their tracks by automating the scanning and analysis of employee mobile apps for risky behaviors, hidden actions, and mobile malware.
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 | Published: 04 Oct 2016

Appthority

From IoT to IDoT: Securing the Identity of Things
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: With devices seeping into everyday work life, the danger to businesses has increased, and companies should worry about who is bringing what into the workplace and which corporate devices pose risks. In this issue of Information Security, we discuss the Identity of Things problem, and how you can solve it.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 03 Oct 2016

SearchSecurity.com

Streamlining Security Incident and Vulnerability Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: The biggest obstacles to achieving "incident response excellence" are security and IT tool integration and coordinating incident response. Learn how the right security operations solution could simplify the coordination of incident response measures, effectively reducing your time-to-response.
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Sep 2016

ServiceNow

Targeted cyber attacks in the UK and Europe
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This research from Quocirca examines the perceptions and experiences related to targeted cyber attacks across 600 European organisations.
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Sep 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

User Provisioning Best Practices: Access Recertification
sponsored by STEALTHbits
EGUIDE: User access recertification is the process of continually auditing users' permissions to make sure they have access only to what they need. Implementing recertification, however, can be challenging. Get best practices on creating a recertification process in this e-guide from IAM expert Randall Gamby.
Posted: 04 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

STEALTHbits

Learn New Techniques For Preventing Data Loss In The Cloud
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
EGUIDE: This e-guide outlines the risks the cloud exposes modern enterprises to, and explores new options in cloud security like third-party cloud access security brokers (CASBs). Learn about several tools available that can let CIOs gain the visibility to prioritize cloud apps based on their security risk, and more.
Posted: 04 Nov 2016 | Published: 04 Nov 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

User Behavioral Analytics Tools Can Thwart Security Attacks
sponsored by Preempt Security
EGUIDE: Inside this expert e-guide, Johna Till Johnson explores the emerging world of User Behavioral Analytics (UBA) and how it can give you a clear view into what should, and what should not, be going on in your virtual environment. Inside you'll find a breakdown of the features a UBA provides, and a basic deployment plan to get your program running.
Posted: 31 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Preempt Security

Explore the Evolving DDoS Threat Landscape
sponsored by Radware
EGUIDE: Delve into the evolution of DDoS threats: learn how to deliver clean network traffic to your customers and mitigate the threat DDoS presents. Additionally, discover how to formulate a DDoS-resistant cloud by taking advantage of content delivery networks, reducing publicly exposed environments, and more.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

Radware

Healthcare Ransomware Attacks: The Critical Role of Backup and 5 Steps for Response
sponsored by Xerox
EGUIDE: In early 2016 alone, healthcare organizations saw a 300% increase in daily ransomware attacks from 2015. That's why Harun Rashid, CIO of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, has provided 6 pointers for the prevention of a ransomware attack. And in the event that attacks still get through, read through Reda Chouffani's 5 steps for effective response.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 19 Oct 2016

Xerox

When Your IAM Policy Encounters the Internet of Things
sponsored by Unisys
EGUIDE: Learn how to manage the interactions of identity and access management technology, cloud and virtual environments, and the IoT in your company.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 12 Oct 2016

Unisys

IoT Security Testing: Cover All Your Bases
sponsored by Synopsys
EGUIDE: Without the proper IoT security testing, your organization could end up in hot water. In this e-guide industry experts dive into the important of IoT security testing. Get help securing IoT devices and the networks and services they connect to.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 11 Oct 2016


What's the Best Way to Handle External Security Auditors?
sponsored by Dell Software
EGUIDE: A survey conducted at RSA Conference 2015 found that only about 68% of IT pros are honest with security auditors about the occurrence of incidents—leaving 32% in a decidedly gray area of ethics. Make the most of the audit process by learning 3 issues to consider when employing external security auditors.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 05 Oct 2016

Dell Software

Discover the Most Important App Security Testing Basics
sponsored by Synopsys
EGUIDE: Use this expert e-guide by Kevin Beaver, a 16-year veteran of the security testing world to help you better understand how testing web apps for weaknesses in your security protocols can help you identify and rectify them before threats happen.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 10 Oct 2016


How to Use an Incident Response Policy to Better Collaborate
sponsored by Delta Risk
EGUIDE: In this e-guide learn how to not only prepare your organization's response to a security incident, but also how to work with outside forces more effectively to detect, analyze, contain, and eradicate – as well as, recover essential data.
Posted: 07 Oct 2016 | Published: 06 Oct 2016

Delta Risk

Well-Planned Desktop Auditing: Avoid Issues and Tackle Windows Configuration
sponsored by Dell Software
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide highlights the importance of well-planned desktop auditing and several key considerations to keep in mind to maximize the effectiveness of your next desktop audit. Access now and you'll also learn what's causing some IT professionals to resort to lying to get their audits passed.
Posted: 06 Oct 2016 | Published: 05 Oct 2016

Dell Software

Do You Have the Right Authentication Tools to Keep the Bad Guys Out?
sponsored by RSA Softcat
EGUIDE: Multifactor authentication (MFA) can be a critical component of an enterprise security strategy, but choosing the right product or service is a challenge. Access this e-guide to learn about 8 of the top MFA products in the market, and determine which is best for your enterprise.
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

RSA Softcat
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SECURITY POLICIES DEFINITION (continued): … In business, a security policy is a document that states in writing how a company plans to protect the company's physical andinformation technology (IT) assets. A security policy is often considered to be a "living document", meaning that the document is never finished, but is continuously updated as technology and employee requirements change. A company's security policy may include an acceptable use policy, a description of how the company plans to educate its employees about protecting the company's assets, an explanation of how security measurements will be carried out and enforced, and a procedure for evaluating the effectiveness of the security policy to ensure that necessary corrections will be made.
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