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DEFINITION: Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) is a dictionary of standard terms related to security threats. These threats fall into two categories, known as vulnerabilities and exposures. A vulnerability is a fact about a computer, server or network that presents a definite, identifiable security risk in a certain context. An exposure is a security-related situation, event or fact that may be considered  … 
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For Enterprise IT: Extend Your VPN to Bring Better Security, Performance, Reliability to the Cloud
sponsored by AT&T
WHITE PAPER: As clouds are increasingly being used to store business-critical applications and data, they become more likely targets for attacks. Using public Internet to access your clouds is like leaving a window open. Access this white paper to learn how to ensure security and shut attackers out with VPN-based connectivity for the cloud.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Apr 2016

AT&T

University of Texas at Austin Ensures Network Security for its Distributed Campus
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Access this brief case study to learn how one top-ranked state research university saw significant benefits when they implemented a tool that met the needs of network and information security analysis. Uncover the benefits they achieved by helping their analysts investigate security threats and incidents faster and more accurately.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 28 Apr 2016

Splunk

The Impostor in the Machine: Understanding the Motives and Mayhem Behind Impostor Emails
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how hackers evade current email filtering security strategies to dupe high-level employees and steal data. Read on to learn how next-gen email security strategies enable you to quarantine imposter emails before they reach the inbox and discover several proven defense strategies.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 28 Apr 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

Managing Critical Security Controls
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: In this e-book, you'll learn what security professionals find suitable to support access controls. Discover ways to verify incoming data, execute the requirements needed, and support human activities associated with a control.
Posted: 27 Apr 2016 | Published: 27 Apr 2016

Splunk

Internet of Things Security
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This Security School examines how security professionals can ensure that IoT devices do no harm to enterprise security.
Posted: 26 Apr 2016 | Premieres: 01 May 2016

SearchSecurity.com

2016 Cyberthreat Defense Report
sponsored by Citrix
ANALYST REPORT: This detailed 2016 cyberthreat defense examines the current and planned deployment of countermeasures across the globe to give you a better understanding of how your security perceptions, concerns, and defenses stack up against your peers.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 22 Apr 2016

Citrix

Credit Union Thwarts Cryptolocker Attack With Smart Backup Policy
sponsored by SimpliVity
RESOURCE CENTER: One credit union found their banking applications stopped working due to the cryptolocker ransomware. This custom article takes a look at how their hyper-converged infrastructure contained a backup policy that enabled them to restore their virtual machines – without impacting performance or availability.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 22 Apr 2016

SimpliVity

10 Questions to Ask Your Vendor about File Gateway Consolidation
sponsored by IBM
RESOURCE: When you embark on a file gateway consolidation project, there are hundreds of questions you may have considered—and many more that may not have even occurred to you. Read on to access 10 questions that will help you determine if a vendor's Managed File Transfer (MFT) offering is suitable.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Accelerate Your Digital Business Through Cybersecurity
sponsored by Dimension Data
VIDEO: Tune into this video to discover how to leverage cybersecurity to accelerate your digital business. View now to unleash the power of your data with a secure, digital infrastructure and learn how to utilize actionable threat intelligence.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Premiered: 01 Feb 2016

Dimension Data

Strengthening Cybersecurity at the Tour de France
sponsored by Dimension Data
RESOURCE: From this case study, learn how the Tour de France revolutionized their viewing experience, demonstrating their continued proactive stance on cybersecurity. Read on to discover how they successfully thwarted 1,716 deliberate cyberattacks on their network's perimeter.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Published: 27 Feb 2016

Dimension Data

Cybersecurity for the Digital Age: The Essential Guide
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover what the future of cybersecurity has in store, as well as how it's catalyzing significant transformation in today's digital enterprises. Read on to learn why organizations are shifting their cybersecurity strategies from reactive to agile, and more.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

Dimension Data

Cyber Security 2016 and beyond
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: Cyber risks to businesses increasingly feature in the news as a growing number of companies are targeted by attacks aimed at stealing personal and intellectual property data, but despite this coverage, studies show many companies are still ill-equipped to deal with these attacks.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 18 Apr 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

The Mobile Enterprise: Is Ease of Use Overriding Security?
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Enterprises are relying on native applications to mobilize their Microsoft environments despite major security threats. A recent survey displays the decision-making process when balancing the advantages and trade-offs associated with the four primary methods of mobilizing those apps.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

BlackBerry

Mobile Security Checklist: Plan for Security and Compliance
sponsored by Sierraware
WHITE PAPER: BYOD is becoming the norm in today's business landscape and it is a major security threat. Access this white paper to learn about internet exploits, insider abuse, regulatory compliance and a checklist of steps you can take to ensure secure mobile networking.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Sierraware

Designing Single Sign-On Architecture for Enhanced Security
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how single sign-on and session management, across a wide variety of sites using host-only cookies, can make their theft much more difficult by using a centralized star topology. Access now and discover more benefits to this method.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

CA Technologies

How Cloud Services Giant Exostar Protected Sensitive Data and Applications
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn how micro-segmentation helps you move beyond perimeter security to contain and halt threats inside your data center in order to keep your data safe. Access now to learn whether a software-defined data center architecture is right for your business.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

VMware, Inc.

Critical Security and Compliance Considerations for Hybrid Cloud Deployments
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
ANALYST REPORT: Discover in this extensive report the current state of hybrid cloud security and compliance, and access the most effective approaches to clearing a path for broader hybrid cloud deployments. Read on to overcome compliance challenges in your hybrid cloud infrastructure.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Make Micro-segmentation Work for Your Network: A Collection of Customer Stories
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Read now to discover how organizations have used micro-segmentation – a breakthrough model for data center security – to improve network security, agility, and flexibility.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

VMware, Inc.

IoT Security: Have You Addressed These 10 Critical Issues?
sponsored by Axway
WHITE PAPER: Access a checklist of 10 critical Internet of Things security issues you need to address. Learn how to overcome challenges in areas like protocol proliferation, access keys, patching, and 7 more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Axway

Addressing PCI Compliance Through Privileged Access Management
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to leverage several privileged access management strategies to meet the latest requirements of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard version 3. Access now to discover how to interrupt the kill chain and eliminate hard-coded passwords.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CA Technologies

Seize The Data: Reduce your risk
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
RESOURCE: Learn how one healthcare provider was able to identify, investigate and resolve security issues before they became an issue. Download now to discover what software helped them along the way.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 11 Apr 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Enhancing Security and System Functionality with the Cloud
sponsored by Splunk
CASE STUDY: This case study explores how a marketing company leveraged a cloud service to protect their systems from potential brute force attacks, while lowering tens of thousands in operational costs and reducing time resolution for errors.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 07 Apr 2016

Splunk

Complete Analysis of the Top SIEM Vendors
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: The Magic Quadrant summarizes Gartner's yearly analysis of the SIEM market and compares the positions of leading competitors like AlienVault. Get Gartner's complete analysis of each SIEM vendor, and learn what makes AlienVault a Visionary. View the latest report.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2015

AlienVault

Becoming a Managed Security Service Provider: Why a Layered Approach to Security is Essential
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper suggests the kinds of services that a managed service provider (MSP) can offer to clients that will help them develop a managed security service. Access now to explore the kinds of attacks that service providers can help customers avoid.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

LogicNow

Pervasive Security Enabled by Next Generation Monitoring Fabric
sponsored by Big Switch Networks
WHITE PAPER: As organizations become more reliant on their networks for critical functions, hackers are honing their focus on networks to increase the effectiveness of their attacks. Access this white paper to learn how to best protect your network.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

Big Switch Networks
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SECURITY THREATS DEFINITION (continued): …  a vulnerability by some people but not by others.CVE was developed and is maintained by the MITRE Corporation to facilitate the sharing of data among diverse security interests. It can simplify the process of searching for information in security-related databases and on the Internet. The dictionary is the product of collaboration among experts and representatives from security-related organizations worldwide. Items in CVE are given names according to the year of their formal inclusion and the order in which they were added to the list in that year. For example, CVE-2002-0250 refers to a specific … 
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