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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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Security Threats Reports
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Email-borne Malware Highlights Danger of Over-reliance on Sandboxes
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Gain an in-depth understanding of a recent email malware attack and how both strategy and effectiveness of weaponized attachments have evolved recently. Learn how to both prevent these kinds of attacks from crippling your organization and uncover recommendations to keep yourself safe from the future trends of malware.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

How the Cloud Has Changed Email Archiving Forever
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the cloud has revolutionized email archiving and what your enterprise can do to ensure its compliance, security, and retrieval capabilities.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Ransomware is Increasing the Risks and Impact to Organizations
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Discover the increasing risk and impact of ransomware on the enterprise and what can be done to mitigate its effect. Learn about ransomware attack vectors, the real price of an attack, how to prevent ransomware, and more.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Email Security in a Zero Trust World
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn why your security response shouldn't solely be reactive and what the most important considerations are when looking to lock down an email strategy. Discover what you need to know about the cloud, new threats, digital businesses, and legacy security from multiple perspectives.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Navigating Market Complexity to Fulfill Network Security Requirements
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to take a strategic approach to selecting the right tools for modern network security. Discover how SMBs can tackle the challenge of navigating the market to make sure they're putting pragmatic, streamlined, and effective security measures in place.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Information Security magazine Insider Edition, January 2017
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Security for IoT requires a policy that includes a comprehensive list of devices that need attention and a system for regular IoT security testing.
Posted: 10 Jan 2017 | Published: 10 Jan 2017

SearchSecurity.com

What Trust Can Mean to Your Enterprise's Cloud Policy
sponsored by Entrust, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: Uncover the changing nature of trust in business, how it will affect your enterprise, and how to create business value using identity. Learn how to manage identity and access more effectively, saving your team's time, effort, and resources.
Posted: 10 Jan 2017 | Published: 10 Jan 2017

Entrust, Inc.

IT Security 101: Think Like A Cybercriminal
sponsored by Solarwinds MSP
EBOOK: In this ebook, learn about the motivations and tactics used by hackers, so that you can ensure your systems and data are adequately protected. Access now to discover the 6 key things to consider when assessing your IT security plan.
Posted: 10 Jan 2017 | Published: 10 Jan 2017

Solarwinds MSP

7 Ways To Make Yourself Hard To Hack
sponsored by Solarwinds MSP
WHITE PAPER: Your corporate data is likely spread across devices, networks, and servers. Learn 7 ways to make yourself harder to hack and secure your data. Learn to take a layered approach to security, increase network visibility to help spot system anomalies and more.
Posted: 10 Jan 2017 | Published: 10 Jan 2017

Solarwinds MSP

Focus: Securing for the future
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: 2016 saw the rapid increase in the use of ransomware and a resurgence of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks using hijacked devices making up the internet of things (IoT) against a background of new and newly-reported breaches of personal information involving an ever-increasing number of online user accounts.
Posted: 10 Jan 2017 | Published: 10 Jan 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

Nine Types of Cyber Threats and How to Stop Them
sponsored by Solarwinds MSP
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to create an effective IT strategy against all unknown and known threats, how to improve security by viewing customers' networks as targets, and more.
Posted: 09 Jan 2017 | Published: 09 Jan 2017

Solarwinds MSP

A CISO’s Guide to Mobile Threat Prevention
sponsored by SingTel
WHITE PAPER: Learn the five major threats to mobile security, how they can damage your enterprise, and what you can do to stop them.
Posted: 09 Jan 2017 | Published: 09 Jan 2017

SingTel

Cybersecurity: Shift from a Position of Acknowledgement to Leadership
sponsored by SingTel
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to effectively address and oversee decisions relating to cyber security using a top-down approach and establish a well-defined security posture for your organization.
Posted: 06 Jan 2017 | Published: 06 Jan 2017

SingTel

2017 Security Protection: 7 Threat Predictions
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this infographic and accompanying videos to learn the top 7 security threat predictions for 2017. Discover the rise of the Ransomworm, IaaS as both attack platform and surface, botnets targeting IoT devices, and more.
Posted: 06 Jan 2017 | Published: 06 Jan 2017

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Protecting your organisation from itself
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from QuinetiQ offers advice on mitigating the risks of cyber breaches from inside your organisation.
Posted: 06 Jan 2017 | Published: 06 Jan 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

Mobile: Enhanced Security, Consistent Management, Open Framework
sponsored by SOTI Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to make it easier than ever for your organization to support Android as a part of a BYOD or corporate owned personally enabled (COPE) device program. Read on to find challenges to both strategies, what benefits can be reaped from this approach, and more.
Posted: 05 Jan 2017 | Published: 05 Jan 2017

SOTI Inc.

How to Address IoT, Mobile, and Endpoint Security Challenges
sponsored by SOTI Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the security challenges of IoT and how they affect mobile strategies. Discover how to go beyond unified endpoint management (UEM), address issues of interoperability, and more.
Posted: 05 Jan 2017 | Published: 05 Jan 2017

SOTI Inc.

Malware Prevention vs. Detect and Respond
sponsored by Dell, Inc. & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine current attack detection strategies that are rapidly gaining popularity, as well as the pitfalls of pure post-execution strategies. You will also get to the core of the malware detection problem and learn why prevention is the best security approach.
Posted: 05 Jan 2017 | Published: 05 Jan 2017

Dell, Inc. & Intel®

Security for the Future-Ready Workforce
sponsored by Dell, Inc. & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: To both empower the workforce and protect the enterprise, organizations must choose the right technologies and match users to the right devices. Learn how to cover the needs of 5 future-ready worker categories, while keeping your data safe.
Posted: 05 Jan 2017 | Published: 05 Jan 2017

Dell, Inc. & Intel®

Best Practices for Dealing With Phishing and Ransomware
sponsored by SingTel
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to counter the modern threat landscape of phishing, ransomware, and other malware. An enterprise's defense against such malignant activates can mean the difference between success and going out of business.
Posted: 05 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

SingTel

Survey Findings: Data Security
sponsored by Dell, Inc. & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This data security report illuminates the data security concerns held by businesses. Learn how to obtain the business support needed to integrate data security, while mitigating the cloud and mobile risks that plague IT.
Posted: 04 Jan 2017 | Published: 04 Jan 2017

Dell, Inc. & Intel®

Endpoint Security for the Empowered Enterprise
sponsored by Dell, Inc. & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines endpoint protection features that improve system performance and user productivity. Uncover Dell's Endpoint Security Suite Enterprise, how it supports encryption and advanced authentication, and the technical specifications required.
Posted: 04 Jan 2017 | Published: 04 Jan 2017

Dell, Inc. & Intel®

A Whale of a Tale: How to Stop the Rising Tide of Impersonation Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn how whaling works, what the tell-tale signs are, and what can be done to safeguard your organization from its ravages. Read on for an in-depth breakdown of a typical whaling attack and where to look for help for threat protection.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 03 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Anatomy of a Whaling Attack: Protecting Your Organization from CEO Email Scams
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn the anatomy of a whaling attack – an email scam that can threaten every member of your enterprise, from entry-level to the C-suite. Download this e-book now and learn 6 ways to defend against this potentially crippling attack.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 03 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Five Tactics to Stop Email Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource now to get a breakdown of traditional phishing, spear-phishing, and whaling, and uncover 5 tips to help you prevent this email fraud.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 03 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America
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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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