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HOW TO DESIGN YOUR SECURITY OPERATIONS CENTER (SOC)TO WORK SMARTER, NOT HARDER
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: At the moment, security teams are dealing with limited resources and talent to stop unrelenting, advancing threats. This presents challenges for security operations centers (SOCs), but through more proactive security methods, these challenges can be alleviated. Read this white paper to learn how to design your SOC to work smarter, not harder.
Posted: 22 Nov 2021 | Published: 08 Apr 2021

Splunk

Network Security Management For IT and industrial Networks
sponsored by Beta Systems
WHITE PAPER: Auconet Business Infrastructure Control Solution (BICS) for IT Security and its counterpart, BICS for Industrial Security, can help overcome key challenges of securing complex IT and industrial control networks. In this white paper, learn more about the security capabilities and features of Auconet BICS for IT and industrial control networks.
Posted: 04 Nov 2021 | Published: 10 Feb 2020

Beta Systems

Methodology of an IAM Introduction
sponsored by Beta Systems
WHITE PAPER: IAM projects fail more often than one thinks, but why? Well, sometimes people think too big or too small, or they don't plan at all and often they simply underestimate the complexity of the overall project. For a successful IAM implementation, one must understand all the factors at play. Access this white paper to learn them.
Posted: 04 Nov 2021 | Published: 03 Nov 2020

Beta Systems

Six Myths of SIEM
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Traditionally, SIEM solutions were complex and targeted towards larger organizations. But with the need for security solutions ever-increasing, progressive SIEM vendors cater to businesses of all sizes.In this white paper, uncover the top 6 myths about SIEM and what organizations should expect from SIEM today. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 20 Oct 2021 | Published: 06 Oct 2020

IBM

Why are Acronis Cyber Protection Solutions Threatagnostic?
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: Security professionals must both account for the many types of cyberattacks and apply security controls to different vectors through which these attacks can make their way in. In this white paper, read up on threat vectors, cyberattack techniques, types of malware and fileless attacks, and see how Acronis can help you fight them all.
Posted: 14 Apr 2021 | Published: 31 Dec 2020

Acronis

Measuring the ROI of Security Orchestration and Response Platforms
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Security orchestration and response (SOAR) platforms have become the force multiplier needed to unlock the full power of an organization’s security investment by helping security teams focus on innovation rather than mundane tasks. Read this white paper to measure the ROI of SOAR.
Posted: 01 Apr 2021 | Published: 31 Aug 2020

Splunk

Security White Paper Data Security Is Serious Business.
sponsored by Alchemer
WHITE PAPER: The digital landscape is constantly evolving – which necessitates changes and improvements to security tactics and controls. This white paper highlights the key tenets and capabilities of Alchemer’s information security program – read on to enhance your understanding.
Posted: 15 Mar 2021 | Published: 17 Feb 2021

Alchemer

CISSP Exam Guide: Chapter 1: Security and Risk Management
sponsored by McGraw Hill
WHITE PAPER: In this 174-page chapter download from McGraw Hill, learn everything you need to know about the first domain, security and risk management, to help you excel at your CISSP exam.
Posted: 08 Mar 2021 | Published: 31 Dec 2020

McGraw Hill

5 steps to secure home devices & improve productivity for remote work
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: Due to the pandemic, remote work became an essential part of a modern enterprise. But for remote work and employees to thrive, they need fast and secure access to data. Read on to discover 5 steps organizations can take to further secure their remote workers, without sacrificing productivity.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 21 Dec 2020

Barracuda

Spear Phishing vol4: Impersonations are increasingly more common, sophisticated and targeted.
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: Spear phishing, alongside other impersonation attacks, are on the rise, and new tactics are making it more difficult to differentiate between an impersonation attempt and a genuine message. Read on to discover the top 3 spear phishing impersonation attacks to keep an eye on.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 23 Dec 2020

Barracuda

A Security Engineer’s Nightmare
sponsored by Cribl.io
WHITE PAPER: For security pros, preventing breaches and ensuring data privacy is hectic enough – having an incompetent system on top of these challenges can introduce new levels of stress. Read this white paper to learn how Cribl is helping security engineers log information and incidents so they can focus their efforts on more important tasks.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 19 Nov 2020

Cribl.io

Future-Proofing Enterprise Security Awareness in the Age of Workforce Mobility
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: With enterprises gearing towards a more mobile workforce, security awareness is now more important than ever – and the trends behind it are crucial for IT professionals. To get a sense of the readiness of organizations in employee awareness and training, read this Forrester report to explore these trends, as well as priorities, in this space.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 30 Sep 2020

Barracuda

Brave the new normal: How companies in Asia-Pacific are overcoming security challenges in a remote workplace.
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: According to a recent study, 62% of APAC organizations said they wouldn’t have implemented remote working for another 5 years if it weren’t for COVID-19. The rapid adoption of the new normal has left many of these organizations vulnerable – read this white paper to learn how APAC organizations are addressing these security challenges.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 22 Sep 2020

Barracuda

GoSecure Cybersecurity Perceptions Versus Reality
sponsored by GoSecure
WHITE PAPER: This 29-page research report provides the key findings from a recent GoSecure survey designed to better understand the biases, gaps and misconceptions surrounding cybersecurity. Read on to learn more about this disconnect and discover how to address and overcome it.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 16 Sep 2020

GoSecure

Insights into attacker activity in compromised email accounts
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: Spear phishing and email account takeovers are proving to be a lucrative and accessible opportunity for cybercriminals – and attack methods are only growing more sophisticated. This report provides an overview of today’s top email security threats and offers defensive best practices for protecting your inboxes.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 31 Jul 2020

Barracuda

Five Pillars of an actionable Cloud Security Framework in Azure
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: In order to ensure a responsible cloud migration, organizations need to ensure that they secure the network, applications and data that will reside in their cloud environment. This white paper takes the widely used NIST Cybersecurity Framework and turns it into 5 actionable pillars. Read on to get started.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 16 Jun 2020

Barracuda

Solving the Challenges of Modern Remote Access
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: The recent pandemic has brought about a dramatic movement towards enabling users to work remotely. Included are the results from a recent study conducted by Gartner to help security and risk management leaders solve the challenges of quickly scaling large scale modern remote access. Read on to discover their key findings.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 25 Mar 2020

Barracuda

Spear Phishing vol3: Top Threats and Trends: Defending against business email compromise attacks
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: Business email compromise (BEC) is an emerging cybersecurity threat that targets user inboxes. While BEC makes up just 7% of spear-phishing attacks, it’s responsible for over $26 billion in losses in the last four years. In this report, explore the latest BEC tactics used by scammers and best practices for protecting your organization.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 30 Nov 2019

Barracuda

7 Ways to Take Cybersecurity to New Levels
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Contrary to popular belief, more security tools don’t always mean better security. As business environments grow more complex, it’s critical for security to have a holistic, unified approach. Read this white paper to discover 7 ways organizations can enhance their security stack with cloud security, without sacrificing customization and control.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 21 May 2020

Cisco

How Do Vulnerabilities Get Into Software?
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Despite the best efforts of IT security teams, vulnerabilities in applications are bound to happen. In fact, research shows that 3 out of 4 apps produced by software vendors fail to meet security standards. Download this white paper to discover the 4 most common causes that lead to software vulnerabilities and ensure your readiness.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 01 Apr 2020

Veracode, Inc.

Essential Guide to Security
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Check out The Essential Guide to Security for 2020 to discover new security use cases as well as how to implement Splunk's security product suite for advanced security analytics, SOAR, SIEM, MITRE ATT&CK, machine learning and more, all in one place to power your SOC.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 10 Mar 2020

Splunk

How Your Government Agency Can Increase Productivity, Visibility, Security and Reduce Costs
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: IT security teams in the public sector are challenged with providing security and innovation while driving down costs. Download this report to take a closer look at the challenges plaguing government agencies and discover a platform that can help to facilitate innovation without exhausting resources.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 31 Jan 2018

ServiceNow

Now on Now: Accelerating Security Operations
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Most companies manage security incident response with a manual process. This creates confusion and reduces the visibility an organization has. In this white paper, learn how with the Security Incident Response application of ServiceNow Security Operations, organizations can automate alert processing and accelerate their incident response process.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 30 Jun 2018

ServiceNow

Best Practices for Protecting Against Phishing, Ransomware and Email Fraud
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: Download this Osterman Research white paper to learn more about the growing success of cyber threats, the top incidents that are concerning decision makers, and 10 tactics for fending off these advanced attacks.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 30 Apr 2018

Barracuda

Ponemon - Costs and Consequences of Gaps in Vulnerability Response
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Ponemon Institute surveyed almost 3,000 IT security professionals across the globe to understand how organizations are responding to vulnerabilities. This paper presents the findings of the most recent report and compares it to the 2018 study – read on for the complete results.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 06 Aug 2020

ServiceNow