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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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The Importance of DDoS Mitigation
sponsored by Arbor Networks
WEBCAST: In this quick video see how important DDoS mitigation has become and what your organization can do to secure itself against these insidious types of attacks.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Nov 2, 2015

Arbor Networks

DDoS Attack: Smoke Screen or Smoke Signal?
sponsored by Arbor Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn how distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks are used as not only a means of direct harassment of enterprise data, but also as a "smoke screen" in an attempt to conceal more surgical intrusion tactics. Discover why organizations must recognize DDoS attacks for the data security threats that they have become.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Apr 2016

Arbor Networks

Don't Let The Cloud Cast A Shadow On Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
RESOURCE: Discover how cloud adoption is exploding along with risks to enterprise data, and how to protect your organization's livelihood after it migrates to the cloud.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 17 Aug 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Distributed Denial-of-Service Prevention Test Report
sponsored by Arbor Networks
ANALYST REPORT: In this in-depth report from NSS Labs, discover how a DDoS prevention device is put through a rigorous test to evaluate its effectiveness under a simulated DDoS attack. Learn how they can perform, what can go wrong, and view results on a detailed product scorecard.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

Arbor Networks

Networking: You Can't Protect What You Can't See
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn what types of attacker activity are most common and how better visibility helps you identify suspicious network behaviors. Also uncover the "suspicious seven": the top questionable activities that every security team needs to be able to see.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Incident Response with NetFlow for Dummies
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
EBOOK: Security incidents are critical times for information security pros, with the time period after the first identifications having a big impact on the incident's severity. Access this e-book to learn how to align your incident response processes with industry-standard practices and how to enhance your technical capabilities.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cyber Security Trends ASEAN 2016
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: As cyber security becomes a top priority for policy makers and IT leaders, this guide looks at some of the issues facing government and private sector organizations in South-East Asia.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Cyber Security Trends ANZ 2016
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: As cyber security becomes a top priority for policy makers and IT leaders, this e-guide looks at some of the issues facing government and private sector organisations in Australia and New Zealand.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Understanding behavioural detection of antivirus
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Security Series analyses the effectiveness and behavior of 32-bit and 64-bit antivirus software in Windows 7.
Posted: 12 Aug 2016 | Published: 12 Aug 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Towards an Autonomous Vehicle Enabled Society: Cyber Attacks and Countermeasures
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Cyber-attacks against autonomous vehicles could have grave implications for safety, privacy, reputation of manufacturers, and public perception.
Posted: 05 Aug 2016 | Published: 05 Aug 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Firewalls Revamping Your Policy and Dynamics
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, discover not only how to add the capabilities of next-gen firewalls to your security portfolio, but also the options an enterprise needs for their management. Uncover 3 management considerations to build out your firewall strategy.
Posted: 03 Aug 2016 | Published: 28 Jul 2016

Barracuda Networks

The Devil's Right Hand: An Investigation on Malware-oriented Obfuscation Techniques
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Security Series evaluates the role that obfuscation techniques play in malware and the importance of understanding their effectiveness.
Posted: 29 Jul 2016 | Published: 29 Jul 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly – 26 July to 1 August 2016: Olympic vision: Technology on track for Rio Games
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this issue we interview the CIO for the forthcoming Rio Olympics. The technology his team has put in place will support delegations from over 200 countries, including 10,500 athletes. We also look at data centre and open source security, as well as take a first look at what the new UK Prime Minister's approach might be to the digital economy.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 26 Jul 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Managing Information Security Amid New Threats: A Guide for CIOs
sponsored by Cisco
EGUIDE: In this e-guide discover the fundamentals of a proactive security policy and the challenges that must be overcome when adopting one.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 11 Aug 2016

Cisco

Cloud Security Automation: Are We Up To The Task?
sponsored by Palerra Inc.
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn how to bridge the divide between DevOps and security. Discover how to fix the security problems encountered when leveraging the agility of the cloud.
Posted: 11 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Aug 2016

Palerra Inc.

Mobile Security and Risk Review
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Mobility is now a fact of life in every global enterprise, but mobile access is not without risk, and IT organizations can no longer afford to overlook these risks. Learn about emerging risks, uncover a list the top blacklisted consumer apps, and get tips on how to protect your assets against mobile risks and threats.
Posted: 11 Aug 2016 | Published: 11 Aug 2016

MobileIron

Buff Up Your Web Apps
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Secure web apps are essential to modern business. Learn what security risks they present and get our experts' advice on how to overcome them.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 10 Aug 2016

SearchSecurity.com

How to Handle the IoT from the Data Center to Security
sponsored by Xively by LogMeIn
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn how experts ensure IoT devices can stand up to the scope of modern security challenges, and what IT pros are doing to help the data center support IoT data from numerous sources.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Aug 2016

Xively by LogMeIn

Addressing the Security Dangers of "Appification"
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Identify the key security dangers of mobile apps in the enterprise and find out how to eliminate them. Learn not only what an enterprise can do for data at rest, data in motion, methods of deployment, and more.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 10 Aug 2016

IBM

Four Components of a Solid Mobile App Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover the components that every mobile application strategy needs to succeed: discovery, scalability, sustainability, and security. Learn not only the importance of these four, but also how to attain them to truly benefit your organization.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 10 Aug 2016

IBM

Build a Cohesive, Effective Security Strategy
sponsored by Splunk
EGUIDE: Discover how to identify redundancy in your security tools in order to cut costs and increase efficiency. Plus, learn how you can effectively integrate global threat intelligence into your strategy to bolster your security arsenal.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

Splunk

Defend your Organization with Advanced SIEM and Privileged Account Controls
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: As SIEM technologies change, it's important that your own approach to SIEM evolves to incorporate these advances. Discover 4 recent advances as relayed by experts, including big data adoption, threat intelligence feeds, and more. As a bonus, learn tips on limiting privileged accounts and boosting security.
Posted: 04 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

Splunk

BYOD: Keeping the Benefits While Staying Secure
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn not only to maximize the benefits of BYOD for your enterprise, but also discover the how to mitigate the downsides and secure the traffic coming out of all these devices connecting to your network.
Posted: 29 Jul 2016 | Published: 28 Jul 2016

IBM

The Cloud: Securing Your Enterprise both Before and After Migration
sponsored by Armor
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, get an in-depth look at the kinds of attacks threatening the cloud. You'll learn about advanced persistent threat (APT) groups targeting the public cloud, how not all cloud services are the same and some harbor unique risks, and how to set up your cloud migration correctly from the get-go.
Posted: 26 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Armor

Time to Toughen Up for IoT
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This 3-part guide is filled with best practices for Internet-enabled device security, looking at such things as raising awareness of potential security threats wrought by IoT and how to test your defenses in the IoT era.
Posted: 26 Jul 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2016

SearchSecurity.com
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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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