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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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Global Banking Giant Streamlines and Strengthens Cybersecurity
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how a European bank secured hundreds of locations worldwide and over 13,500 endpoints. All this while dropping their average of 70 billion security events monthly to 20-40 that needed attention and enhancing their regulatory compliance worldwide.
Posted: 02 Nov 2016 | Published: 02 Nov 2016

Dell SecureWorks

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.

A Guide for Building PCI DSS & HIPAA Compliant Businesses in the Cloud
sponsored by ThreatStack
WHITE PAPER: Where do you begin your cloud compliance journey? In this guide, learn to better understand the complexities of cloud compliance requirements, without all the headaches and confusion. Uncover how compliance differs in the cloud, why security monitoring is critical to achieving compliance, and more.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 01 Nov 2016

ThreatStack

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

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

Uncover Often Overlooked Holes in Your Security
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how a second opinion on your security policies could be beneficial in ways that could surprise your organization. Access now to discover improved cybersecurity safeguards, how to close hidden exposure to unknown external web connections, and more.
Posted: 31 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Dell SecureWorks

Combat the Most Common Forms of Phishing Attacks
sponsored by Agari
WHITE PAPER: Learn the behaviors of, and remedies for, 6 of the top phishing attacks that are targeting enterprises in ever increasing numbers.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 20 Oct 2016

Agari

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

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

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

Enhance AWS Security with Splunk Solutions
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, uncover why security should not be amongst chief concerns when adopting cloud services. Read on to find out how when paired with the right analytics tool, cloud services can be the foundation for a relentless defense against the future threat landscape.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 17 Oct 2016

Splunk

Unify Security Intelligence to Create a Strong Threat Detection and Prevention Ecosystem
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper by Dr. G.W. Ray Davidson, discover how you can unify your security intelligence processes through automation and integration. Learn how you can develop a classification scheme to determine what data is most important to protect, expand this risk scoring to all areas of your enterprise, and more.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

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


Protecting Critical Assets from Unauthorized Access
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how identity and access management is at the heart of every cybersecurity strategy. Uncover how to safeguard mobile, cloud and social access; prevent advanced insider threats; simplify cloud integrations and identity silos; and more.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

IBM

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.

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

The Three Essential Elements of Next-Generation Endpoint Protection
sponsored by CrowdStrike
WHITE PAPER: With an overabundance of security solutions being touted as "next gen," how do you know what really is an innovative endpoint protection product? Discover an explanation of the essential elements of next-gen endpoint protection, a list of the top questions to ask potential vendors, and more.
Posted: 07 Oct 2016 | Published: 07 Oct 2016

CrowdStrike

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

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

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

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

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
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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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