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DEFINITION: The NIST 800 Series is a set of documents that describe United States federal government computer security policies, procedures and guidelines. NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) is a unit of the Commerce Department. The documents are available free of charge, and can be useful to businesses and educational institutions, as well as to government agencies.NIST 800 Series publications  … 

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AppSec Guide: Complying with New NIST SP 800-53 IAST & RASP Requirements
sponsored by Contrast Security
WHITE PAPER: The newly released AppSec requirements from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) outline the need to address specific software vulnerabilities in response to the increasing volume of automated attacks. This whitepaper highlights what to expect with the new requirements and provides 4 key steps for ensuring compliance.
Posted: 10 Apr 2020 | Published: 30 Mar 2020

Contrast Security

Implementing the NIST Cybersecurity Framework in Government
sponsored by Absolute Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The NIST Cybersecurity Framework outlines 5 functions that, when implemented properly, help organizations drive efficiency while ensuring data security. In this whitepaper focuses on how the NIST Cybersecurity Framework can – and should – be implemented to address the rising cybersecurity challenges in the public sector.
Posted: 30 Jul 2020 | Published: 30 Jul 2020

Absolute Software Corporation

DNSSEC - Secure DNS For Government
sponsored by BlueCat
WHITE PAPER: This document examines the standards and guidelines as outlined by NIST, and demonstrates the ways in which BlueCat Network’s DNS solution address these guidelines.
Posted: 01 Sep 2010 | Published: 31 Aug 2010

BlueCat

High Performance, High Capacity 2048/4096-bit SSL Offload
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper explains the need for secure socket layer (SSL) offloading in order to reduce added pressure on central processing units (CPUs) from 4096-bit keys.
Posted: 24 Sep 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

A10 Networks

Cloud Computing: Business Benefits With Security, Governance and Assurance Perspectives
sponsored by ISACA
WHITE PAPER: This paper clarifies what cloud computing is, identifies the services offered in the cloud, and also examines potential business benefits, risks, and assurance considerations. Read on to learn more about cloud computing from security, governance, and assuarance perspectives.
Posted: 10 Feb 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2009

ISACA

Overcoming challenges of asset management amid declining federal budgets
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper details an asset management solution from IBM. This option is designed for the federal government and enables seamless integration and support maintenance of every asset across the enterprise. Read this now and learn how this option can offer complete visibility into every asset, enable elevated risk management and more.
Posted: 27 Apr 2012 | Published: 27 Apr 2012

IBM

Social Media in Government: 5 Key Considerations
sponsored by Hootsuite
WHITE PAPER: Government agencies have begun to follow private-sector companies in leveraging social media, but may still have questions regarding the tools, processes, and organizational changes required to make social media work. This informative resource details the five top considerations for government agencies looking to deploy social media strategies.
Posted: 15 Apr 2014 | Published: 15 Apr 2014

Hootsuite

Smartphones: A Savvy Strategy for Government Employees
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: There is no reason why government agencies shouldn’t take advantage of all that smartphones have to offer. Employed efficiently, smartphones can address several organizational imperatives, including cost savings, greater mobility, increased telework options and sensitivity to environmental concerns. Continue reading to learn more.
Posted: 12 Jan 2011 | Published: 11 Jan 2011

BlackBerry

The 7 Deadly Skills of The Perfect Employee
sponsored by Skillsoft
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines the 7 skills essential to employee success and how to keep your employees productive and satisfied.
Posted: 23 Apr 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

Skillsoft

The Relationship Between Security Maturity and Business Enablement
sponsored by AT&T Cybersecurity
WHITE PAPER: AT&T Cybersecurity, in partnership with ESG, completed a research survey to parallel the NIST cybersecurity framework by assessing organizations’ postures across the 5 foundational cybersecurity functions from the framework: Identify, Protect, Detect, Respond, and Recover. Read on to uncover the results.
Posted: 20 May 2020 | Published: 20 May 2020

AT&T Cybersecurity

NIST Cybersecurity Framework Evaluation Guide
sponsored by Absolute Software Corporation
DATA SHEET: Download this NIST Cybersecurity Framework Evaluation Guide to see where your organization stands in terms of cyber resilience.
Posted: 26 May 2020 | Published: 26 May 2020

Absolute Software Corporation

Remediant Framework Mapping and Assessment
sponsored by Remediant
RESOURCE: The NIST Access Controls framework consists of 23 requirements that should be included in an offering – these are often closely related to industry trends and observations. Download this report to discover the results of Remediant’s NIST framework mapping & assessment.
Posted: 13 Aug 2020 | Published: 28 May 2020

Remediant

Data Breach Response Revisited
sponsored by Absolute Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Learn how your organization can revisit your incident response plans and be prepared to detect, respond, and recover as quickly as possible.
Posted: 11 Feb 2020 | Published: 11 Feb 2020

Absolute Software Corporation

NIST Application Security Revisions You Need to Know
sponsored by Contrast Security
RESOURCE: NIST is a standard leader in the cybersecurity space that sets guidelines for organizations to follow across different areas of security. This landing page contains several useful resources focusing on the NIST revisions to their application security guidelines.
Posted: 21 Apr 2020 | Published: 21 Apr 2020

Contrast Security

Cloud Security Pros Finding their Voice
sponsored by Cavirin
EGUIDE: Find out how the DevSecOps and the NIST Cybersecurity Framework both put the long-lost co-worker, the security pro, front and center.
Posted: 21 Jun 2018 | Published: 11 Jun 2018

Cavirin

NIST Zero Trust Architecture
sponsored by Axis Security
WHITE PAPER: To combat the growing costs of a data breach, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) published their own recommendations and best practices to help organizations implement Zero Trust and reduce risk. Read this white paper to learn how to effectively implement NIST’s Zero Trust guidelines.
Posted: 01 Apr 2021 | Published: 01 Apr 2021

TOPICS:  Cybersecurity
Axis Security

The Nist Zero Trust Approach
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
EBOOK: While zero trust has become somewhat of an IT buzzword, it’s important to consider its specific models and use cases – the NIST Zero Trust model, for example, can provide unmatched capabilities when it comes to remote access. Read this e-book to find out more.
Posted: 23 Apr 2021 | Published: 23 Apr 2021

TOPICS:  Cybersecurity
BeyondTrust Corporation

Meeting NIST Guidelines for Zero Trust Security
sponsored by Thales
EBOOK: PH
Posted: 04 May 2021 | Published: 04 May 2021

Thales

Setting standards in IT Industries
sponsored by DLT Solutions
EGUIDE: Building and adhering to security standards are essential for mitigating risk and ensuring adequate IT security. NIST is one of the first risk assessment standards, offering guidelines for securing the IT infrastructure. In this e-guide, gain an in-depth look into NIST and uncover how to decrease the risks that your industry faces.
Posted: 19 Mar 2012 | Published: 16 Mar 2012

DLT Solutions

A Framework for Cybersecurity and Compliance
sponsored by OneNeck IT
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover an outline of how you can methodically assess and structure enterprise security to protect your data and address compliance mandates such as HIPPA, PCI DSS, SOX, as well as NIST SP-800-171 if appropriate, by applying a NIST-based approach to your IT environment.
Posted: 25 Oct 2019 | Published: 25 Oct 2019

OneNeck IT

InSecurity Podcast: Ron Ross - Applying the NIST Framework to Home Networks
sponsored by BlackBerry
PODCAST: Today’s security protocols are evolving so rapidly that organizations are in need of a framework to guide them. Who better to discuss the future of remote work and IT security than with a NIST Fellow? Listen to this gripping podcast to hear Dr. Ron Ross discuss the blindingly fast transformation from on-prem to remote work and what it means.
Posted: 02 Oct 2020 | Premiered: Apr 21, 2020

BlackBerry

The Modern Security Threat and Regulatory Compliance
sponsored by Bytware, Inc.
WEBCAST: SOX-style legislation and the evolving threat from viruses is challenging the ability of IT management to keep up with security requirements. This webcast explains why so many systems are at risk and what you can do to mitigate these threats.
Posted: 29 Sep 2008 | Premiered: Sep 29, 2008

Bytware, Inc.

Using Farsight Passive DNS
sponsored by Farsight Security
WHITE PAPER: For a hacker, the efficiency and ease-of-use of DNS-related phishing attacks is second to none. In fact, one Verizon study found phishing to be the #1 cause of data breaches. Download this white paper to learn more about Farsight’s Passive DNS tool, which embraces NIST’s 4-phase incident response lifecycle to help you thwart DNS-related threats.
Posted: 15 Jun 2020 | Published: 31 Jul 2019

Farsight Security

Your Guide for Migrating from 1024-bit to Stronger SSL Certificate Key Lengths
sponsored by Symantec Website Security Solutions
WHITE PAPER: As a proactive measure, the NIST has recommended that organizations eliminate 1024-bit RSA certificates in favor of stronger keys. Learn about the upcoming change in key lengths and find tips for managing your transition to using stronger certificates.
Posted: 16 Oct 2013 | Published: 16 Oct 2013

Symantec Website Security Solutions

Simplify implementation of the HITRUST Common Security Framework
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Click through to explore the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) common security framework (CSF) which harmoniously combines compliance management controls for simplified, cost-effective HCO audit preparation.
Posted: 24 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

Symantec Corporation

Agentless EDR For Unmanaged Devices
sponsored by Armis
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: As the number of organizations within an environment grows, security teams need a way to identify, manage and secure them. Read this solution brief for a closer look at Armis’ agentless endpoint detection and response (EDR) platform, which provides the visibility, compliance and security requirements needed to address this initiative.
Posted: 14 Dec 2020 | Published: 14 Dec 2020

Armis

Address The CIS Critical Security Controls With Armis
sponsored by Armis
WHITE PAPER: The Center for Internet Security (CIS) publishes a set of defense-in-depth best practices called the “CIS Controls.” Assessing an existing security program against the CIS Controls allows security organizations to identify gaps and weaknesses. Learn more in this white paper.
Posted: 09 Dec 2020 | Published: 09 Dec 2020

Armis

Endpoint protection: Whitelisting and Beyond
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: Application whitelisting is a valuable security tool but it's riddled with complexity. This handbook takes a look at whitelisting capabilities, with an eye to the NIST cybersecurity framework and suggests best practices for implementing or managing a whitelist in your enterprise.
Posted: 05 Nov 2014 | Published: 05 Nov 2014

SearchSecurity.com

Getting Ahead of Cyber Threats in 2017
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: In this issue of Information Security magazine, we look at new ways that attackers may approach cybersecurity attacks and how to bolster your defenses.
Posted: 01 Feb 2017 | Published: 01 Feb 2017

SearchSecurity.com

Managing the Entire Database Security & Compliance Lifecycle
sponsored by Guardium, an IBM Company
DATA SHEET: Increased difficulty in protecting data has heightened the need for organizations to simplify compliance and reduce costs by replacing manual, resource-intensive audit processes with automated controls for all their enterprise applications. Read this data sheet to learn how Guardium 7 addresses the entire database security and compliance lifecycle.
Posted: 12 Feb 2009 | Published: 12 Feb 2010

Guardium, an IBM Company

Building a Strong and Effective Incident Response Plan
sponsored by ServiceNow
EGUIDE: Literally every business -- both large and small and across every industry -- is a target for criminal hackers and careless employees alike. The question is: What are you doing about it? This is where incident response comes into play. In this e-guide, learn how to create an effective incident response plan.
Posted: 28 Oct 2019 | Published: 23 Oct 2019

ServiceNow
 

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