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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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IOT Botnets & DDoS Attacks: The Stakes Have Changed
sponsored by Arbor Networks
RESOURCE: In this resource, gain a better understanding for DDoS mitigation best practices and learn how to prevent the growth of IoT botnets.
Posted: 23 Oct 2017 | Published: 23 Oct 2017

Arbor Networks

Does Your Mobile Anti-Virus App Protect or Infect You? The truth behind DU Antivirus Security
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
RESOURCE: Instead of protecting user data, DU Antivirus Security, did just the opposite. Instead of encrypting data, they used private information for commercial purposes without permission. Go inside to learn more about how DU Antivirus Security works, and how you can take steps to avoid other malicious apps like it in the future.
Posted: 20 Oct 2017 | Published: 18 Sep 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Marcher Marches On: The Anatomy of a Banker Malware
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
RESOURCE: Inside, get a breakdown of the mobile banking malware known as Marcher. Learn how Marcher gets into mobile devices using flash phishing, what harm it can cause once inserted into your device, and more.
Posted: 20 Oct 2017 | Published: 28 Apr 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

DDoS Emerges as Primary Threat Vector for IoT
sponsored by Arbor Networks
RESEARCH CONTENT: In this Frost & Sullivan research report, learn about the growing threat of IoT-based DDoS attacks and see how many organizations are defending against them.
Posted: 20 Oct 2017 | Published: 11 Nov 2016

Arbor Networks

A Smarter Approach For Combating Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks
sponsored by Windstream Communications
RESOURCE CENTER: In this article, learn how to build a modernized DDoS mitigation strategy for your organization without compromising network performance and reliability.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 19 Oct 2017

Windstream Communications

Healthtech And Security: Sharing And Safeguarding Patient Data
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about how to prevent cybercriminals from accessing your patient's electronic medical records in Aberdeen Group's HealthTech study.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2017

Absolute

"The Next WannaCry" Vulnerability is Here – Let's Stop it before it's too Late
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
RESOURCE: Go inside to learn why the WannaCry attack was able to exploit the EternalBlue vulnerability 2 months after a patch was released, where the next big attack might come from, as well as tips you can take to bolster your system now to defend against malware in the future.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 11 Aug 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Learn How You can Simplify Mobile Security
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines what one new mobile threat protection product "SandBlast Mobile" offers.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 13 Jul 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Research Report: IoT DDoS Attacks Show the Stakes Have Changed
sponsored by Arbor Networks
WHITE PAPER: How can IT network pros defend against DDoS attacks on IoT devices? In this white paper, uncover the recommendations on how to design your DNS infrastructure for stronger security against botnets. Then find out how Forrester Research believes the business technology ecosystem is changing.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 19 Oct 2017

Arbor Networks

From HummingBad to Worse: The History of the Yingmob
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Inside, learn about the malware known as HummingBad, the main tool of the Chinese cybercriminal group Yingmob. Find out what damage this malware can do, how it went global, and more.
Posted: 18 Oct 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

The Mobile Banker Threat - from End to End
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
RESOURCE: This resource offers an example of one strain of malware which infected Google Play, and shows you how easy it is for it to mutate, grow, and change to beat even advanced AVs. Read on to learn what you should do to protect yourself from these threats.
Posted: 17 Oct 2017 | Published: 17 May 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

ExpensiveWall: A Dangerous 'Packed' Malware on Google Play that will Hit You in Your Wallet!
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
RESOURCE: Go inside this resource to learn what makes the new malware found on Google Play, nicknamed "ExpensiveWall" so unique and dangerous, as well as what steps you can take to stay protected.
Posted: 17 Oct 2017 | Published: 14 Sep 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Enterprise Cloud Applications & Services Adoption, Use, and Content and Threats
sponsored by Symantec
RESEARCH CONTENT: In this Symantec CloudSOC Shadow Data Report, uncover the key challenges that enterprises face when trying to ensure their sensitive data in cloud apps remains secure.
Posted: 16 Oct 2017 | Published: 16 Oct 2017

Symantec

The Evolution of Crypto Attacks: Understanding, Detecting, and Preventing Ransomware
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WEBCAST: Watch this webinar to learn how ransomware targets your end users and infiltrates your network and explore the history of ransomware form the 1989 AIDS Trojan to 2016's KeRanger attack.
Posted: 16 Oct 2017 | Premiered: May 16, 2016, 01:03 EDT (05:03 GMT)

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Hacking the Smartphone: A Business Email Compromise in Action
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WEBCAST: Watch this webcast to view a live demonstration of a business email compromise or "whaling" attack in action, to help yourself better understand what you're up against. Then, find out what damages these attacks can cause, the probability of your organization being hit, and more.
Posted: 13 Oct 2017 | Premiered: May 30, 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Analytical Stories: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Respond to Threats
sponsored by Splunk
WEBCAST: This webcast is designed to help you make threat analytics a reality, so you can stop worrying and start fighting back. Watch now to learn how to develop analytical stories, the 4 types of searches you can complete within said stories, and more.
Posted: 13 Oct 2017 | Premiered: Sep 26, 2017

Splunk

A CISO's Guide to Mobile Threat Defense
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Security systems need an upgrade to be able to protect mobile devices and apps in the workplace. Read this white paper to learn the 5 major threats to mobile security, then find out what steps you can take to mitigate these vulnerabilities.
Posted: 12 Oct 2017 | Published: 12 Oct 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Most Wanted Malware: Banking Trojans and Ransomware That Want Your Money
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
RESOURCE: Read this rundown of the top 10 malwares that tried to steal your money in the summer of 2017.
Posted: 12 Oct 2017 | Published: 19 Sep 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Security Analytics
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: This e-guide focuses on how businesses are turning to emerging technologies to improve their capability to detect and respond to previously-unknow cyber-attacks, and security analytics is among the most popular choices.
Posted: 09 Oct 2017 | Published: 09 Oct 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

Turning the Tide Against Ransomware
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WEBCAST: WannaCry is officially the largest ransomware outbreak in history, infecting 300,000 total endpoints. But, is it justified to ever pay a ransomware? Watch this webcast to find out.
Posted: 05 Oct 2017 | Premiered: Oct 5, 2017

Proofpoint, Inc.

Protecting Data After the Digital Disruption
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WEBCAST: Data is no longer stored in one location and companies are running into challenges related to securing sensitive data. Watch this webcast to uncover key challenges driving DLP as well as stages of DLP maturity, considerations for your DLP strategy, and more.
Posted: 04 Oct 2017 | Premiered: Oct 4, 2017

Proofpoint, Inc.

2017 Cyberattack Trends
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This report outlines how the threat landscape has changed in 2017 when it comes to ransomware, banking and mobile threats. Read on to learn from the past, so you might better secure the future.
Posted: 02 Oct 2017 | Published: 02 Oct 2017

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Create A Simpler, Secure, more Agile Network
sponsored by Nokia
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the immediate benefits of a virtualized software-based approach that makes it easier to enable essential network security elements. These include authentication, authorization and accounting, diameter routing agents and session border controllers.
Posted: 28 Sep 2017 | Published: 28 Sep 2017

Nokia

Rethink DNS: Ways to use DNS to Optimize Performance, Build Resiliency, and Manage Traffic Across Hybrid Cloud Environments
sponsored by Oracle + Dyn
EBOOK: In this e-book, learn how to overcome the challenges of your in-house DNS infrastructure to optimize performance, reliability, and security that together help prevent outages.
Posted: 27 Sep 2017 | Published: 27 Sep 2017

Oracle + Dyn

Understanding and Mitigating DDoS Attacks
sponsored by Oracle + Dyn
WHITE PAPER: An average DDoS attack results in about 54 minutes of downtime, which can translate to substantial revenue loss. Inside, uncover how your DNS infrastructure is susceptible to a variety of DDoS attacks and how to overcome these threats.
Posted: 27 Sep 2017 | Published: 27 Sep 2017

Oracle + Dyn
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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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