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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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Cybersecurity During a Merger: CrowdStrike on Key Risks and Due Diligence
sponsored by CrowdStrike
WHITE PAPER: In this interview with CrowdStrike's Steve Chabinsky, learn key risk factors such as cybersecurity that organizations encounter during the merger and acquisition due diligence process and how to avoid them.
Posted: 06 Oct 2016 | Published: 06 Oct 2016

CrowdStrike

Why So Many Enterprises Lack Proper Authentication Methods
sponsored by RSA Softcat
EGUIDE: Single-factor authentication, while allowing for simplicity and ease, leaves companies unnecessarily vulnerable to intrusion. Learn the benefits of multi-factor authentication and what you can do today to improve your organization's authentication and authorization polices.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

RSA Softcat

5 Ways to Prevent a Ransomware Infection through Network Security
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Even though ransomware attacks are becoming more creative, getting back to the basics of network security could be the key to preventing future infections. In this e-guide, we explore 5 key steps for preventing ransomware attacks.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 03 Oct 2016

IBM

How to Mitigate Shadow Cloud Services Security Risks
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Shadow cloud services are an unavoidable part of the modern enterprise. The natural reaction is often to block access to all unsanctioned cloud services, but this is an outdated approach. In this e-guide, Rob Shapland discusses how to handle shadow cloud services and provides a few simple steps to identify shadow cloud apps and protect your data.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 03 Oct 2016

IBM

How Global Threat Intelligence Fits into a Security Strategy
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Before considering global threat intelligence services, there are some critical dangers that you may need to address closer to home. In this e-guide, Rob Shapland shares his advice on how simple tools like staff training and awareness can help prevent breaches from phishing attacks and more.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 03 Oct 2016

IBM

2016 Mobile Applications Security Update
sponsored by Appthority
RESOURCE: Here's a comprehensive review of 2 major vulnerability types surfacing in Android apps: autorooting and overlay malware. Plus get analysis on whether Apple's faster app review times coincided with vulnerabilities that have plagued the App Store. And if that weren't enough, find out if the revised Android permissions model makes their apps safer.
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 | Published: 04 Oct 2016

Appthority

Advanced Authentication Strategies for Detecting Real-time Threats
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: How do you address the problem of maintaining security threats while balancing access requirements and costs? Learn about a multi-factor authentication service that not only enables secure transactions, devices, and accounts, but detects and defends against malware and breaches – protecting the integrity of the entire online transaction.
Posted: 04 Oct 2016 | Published: 25 Jun 2016

HID

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

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

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

Focus: Securing new technology
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: The scarcity of information security professionals with the required depth and breadth of experience is one of the biggest challenges facing businesses. As businesses seek to gain competitive edge through digital transformation, they are increasingly exposing themselves to increasing risk of cyber attack.
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Sep 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

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

How Status Quo Creates Security Risk - The State of Incident Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
ANALYST REPORT: Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) recently conducted a research survey of IT cybersecurity professionals who were responsible for incident response at their respective organizations. Access this survey report to gain the valuable IR insight ESG gathered from their survey.
Posted: 28 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

ServiceNow

Understanding the Shared Responsibility of Cloud Security
sponsored by Alert Logic
WHITE PAPER: Discover what specific security responsibilities belong to you and your provider, the latest cloud security threats, and 7 cloud security best practices.
Posted: 28 Sep 2016 | Published: 28 Sep 2016

Alert Logic

Cyber Attackers Follow Companies into the Cloud
sponsored by Alert Logic
ANALYST REPORT: Learn the trends of cloud security, what the data from over 80,000 security incidents have taught, and what the future might hold for safeguarding your data in the cloud.
Posted: 28 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Alert Logic

Reeling in Ransomware Data Protection for You and Your Users
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how you can protect your devices and negate the effects of ransomware. Explore how continuous endpoint backup enables IT to quickly and easily restore files to minutes before the infection, as well as ensures that those files are healthy with no end-user intervention required.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 26 Sep 2016

Code42

2016 Cost of Data Breach Study: Impact of Business Continuity Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The Ponemon Institute surveyed 383 companies in 16 industry sectors about their experience with data breaches. Learn how the majority of these companies are solving breaches efficiently and cost-effectively with business continuity management (BCM.)
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

IBM

Battling Malware, Intrusion, and Insider Threats with Endpoint Data Protection
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: With the growing popularity of third-party apps and BYOD initiatives, it's becoming increasingly difficult to secure your data from malware. Use this white paper to explore the potential ways in which endpoint data protection can help you build a security network focused around saving each piece of data for reliable access and retrieval.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 26 Sep 2016

Code42

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Orchestration
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at how one SIEM tool optimizes incident response processes. Read on and explore ways to block threats more effectively, identify compromises, implement quick remediation, and more.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 26 Sep 2016

Intel Security

SAN 2016 Incident Response Survey: The Current Threat Landscape
sponsored by Intel Security
WEBCAST: A SANS survey was conducted to assess the current state of incident response (IR), polling 591 respondents on metrics such as: dwell time, automation, and more. Explore the survey's results in this webcast to uncover critical findings about the current threat landscape, the rise of ransomware, and "smash and grab" attack vectors.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Premiered: Jun 8, 2016

Intel Security

Bringing IT and Security Together for Better Breach Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Untangle the vital reasons why security response times are so slow, and how to efficiently address them. Also learn what steps you can take today to make your remediation efforts quicker and more efficient, while improving the clarity of your network security status.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 26 Sep 2016

ServiceNow

SANS Survey Report: Incident Response Capabilities in 2016
sponsored by Intel Security
RESEARCH CONTENT: The 2016 SANS survey was conducted to assess the current state of incident response (IR), polling 591 respondents on metrics such as dwell time and automation. Explore the survey's results in this report to uncover critical findings about the current IR landscape, breach environment, and areas that could see improvement in the near future.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Intel Security

Inside the 2016 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report
sponsored by Intel Security
WEBCAST: Join security experts Marc Spitler, Senior Manager at Verizon Security Research, and Raj Samani, CTO for EMEA at Intel Security, as they go over findings from the 2016 Data Breach Investigation Report.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Premiered: Sep 26, 2016

Intel Security

A Practical Guide to Efficient Security Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the disconnect between security and IT tools can lead to seemingly lackadaisical security responses to serious breaches. Access this resource to compare security response approaches, and get a short checklist to evaluate how the right security operations solution can support your enterprise.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 26 Sep 2016

ServiceNow

5 Considerations for Securing Hybrid Clouds
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores both old and new security best practices, as well as how to apply them to cloud-based infrastructures and 5 considerations for securing hybrid clouds. Discover how to make security as agile as the cloud itself by incorporating best practices as an integrated element of a DevOps methodology.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

Intel Security
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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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