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Thanks to numerous, headline-making incidents in recent years, cybercrime has risen toward the top of the concern list for many organizations—and the customers with whom they do business.

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Whitepapers are partner-offered informational research documents that provide technical and operational data, case studies, and timely views and explanations to help keep your organization safe.


Fighting Email Threats with Predictive Defense – Featuring Best Practices from Gartner

Get complimentary access to the Gartner newsletter and discover how you can protect your organization from email threats using predictive defense.

Next Gen SIEM: 7 Requirements To Look For

Organizations need to move to automated machine learning, behavior analytics, and next-generation SIEM platforms. This whitepaper outlines the 7 capabilities to look for in a Next Gen SIEM solution.

Sensitive Data at Risk: The SANS 2017 Data Protection Survey

This SANS Survey explores sensitive data types and how organizations protect their sensitive data in today’s progressively connected and mobile world. Download the survey to learn the top threats to sensitive data.

3D Secure 2.0: Putting Customer Experience at the Heart of Payment Authentication

Access this white paper to learn about the defining features of 3D Secure 2.0, why they matter, and the positive benefits of adoption for issuers and merchants.

Ransomware and the Limits of Conventional Protection

Download this report to learn more about one of today's greatest threats, ransomware. Either you pay up, or you lose your data. Simply put, your data is held hostage.

How Can I Defend my Hybrid Enterprise From Data Breaches and Insider Threats?

Privileged credentials are the gateways to a business’ most valuable data. Learn how to provide broad and consistent protection across credentials and access levels.

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Whitepapers are partner-offered informational research documents that provide technical and operational data, case studies, and timely views and explanations to help keep your organization safe.

Introducing Security Champions to the DevSecOps Life Cycle

Developers are familiar with their organization’s software. They also have an understanding of the technical issues and challenges that the organization faces. That’s why you should recruit your developers as Security Champions.

The Developer's Guide to Software Integrity

If software doesn’t function as advertised, users may shop around for a more reliable product. Read this eBook to gain actionable insights enabling to understand how to face these challenges head on while empowering developers.

Stop the Cybersecurity Guessing Game

Too many organizations are not making investment and risk management decisions based on empirical evidence. Download this white paper to find solutions to empower your security team to make purchasing decisions based on facts.

IT Buyers Guide to Z-Discovery

How do you choose the right e-discovery software for your company? It begins with understanding how a solution fits into your technology ecosystem. Download this whitepaper for answers to common questions from IT professionals.

Shore Up Social Media and Digital App Security

If you’re not keeping up with digital trends and best practices, staying compliant and achieving positive litigation outcomes may elude you. This whitepaper outlines ways to manage digital app security challenges of e-discovery.

Top 5 Tips For Protecting e-Discovery from Cybersecurity Threats

Download this whitepaper to learn why hackers target the legal community, how technology can reduce many cybersecurity risks, and which best practices reduce vulnerabilities, fortify e-discovery processes and keep data safe.

Vendor Risk Management: How To Get Better Visibility

How well do you know your vendors and the risk they pose? The scope of vendors you need to assess is rising constantly. At the same time, there is more scrutiny than ever on data security and privacy.

How to Implement NIST CSF: A 4-Step Journey to Cybersecurity Maturity

NIST CSF can help CISOs understand their organization’s capabilities across the cybersecurity lifecycle. The process is a journey that involves making improvements over time. This whitepaper provides insight into best practices.

4 Critical Elements of a Successful GRC Implementation

This paper will tackle four of the biggest challenges organizations face when trying to implement a GRC platform to help you avoid common pitfalls.

7 Ways to Improve Your Security Incident Response

Traditional ways of managing incident response are no longer scalable and many security teams hit a wall. This paper covers nine ways to get your security incident response program moving towards a sustainable solution.

What You Need to Know About Cloud Security

You and your business may be wondering which cloud services to choose. Are there security challenges? What are best practices for cloud security? Download this eBook to help you assess your cloud security needs.

Checklist for Outsourcing Your SOC

Download this checklist to guide the search for a managed SOC, and help your organization make smart security decisions.

Application Control for Dummies

In this eBook, you’ll learn the history and benefits of application control, how to choose an application control solution, and best practices for implementing application control.

Closing PCI DSS Security Gaps with Proactive Endpoint Monitoring & Protection

This whitepaper defines potential compliance and security gaps, identifies what effect these gaps can have, and explores how to close these gaps to ensure the security of servers and endpoints, as well as compliance with PCI DSS.

To SIEM or not to SIEM

Download this paper to discover the top 5 reasons why SIEM can be a bad choice for mid-market companies, other options that are available to mid-market companies with smaller budgets and limited resources.

SANS Review of Arctic Wolf SOC as a Service

SANS Institute reviewed Arctic Wolf’s services from a customer’s point of view. Download the report to see the conclusions.

Top 5 SIEM Challenges

Download this report to discover the top 5 reasons why SIEM may not be the best solution for you and what are the possible alternatives.

Build or Buy? Security Operations Center Strategies for Midmarket Companies

Download this paper for insights into the challenges and opportunities of building your security internally and the advantages of a managed security operations center.

Most Companies Unprepared for DNS Attacks A Global Survey of IT Security Professionals

Read the eBook to learn multiple ways to protect your DNS and keep business thriving.

DNS Moves to the Core of IT Security eBook

Read the eBook to learn multiple ways to protect your DNS and keep business thriving.

Sensitive Data at Risk: The SANS 2017 Data Protection Survey

This SANS Survey explores sensitive data types and how organizations protect their sensitive data in today’s progressively connected and mobile world. Download the survey to learn the top threats to sensitive data.

InfoSec inside the C-suite

Data security now captivates corporate executives and directors as major breaches impact millions of Americans. Training staff and management could stop breaches. Here's how.

Next Gen SIEM: 7 Requirements To Look For

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SC Media Special Report on Scaling Network Security

Scaling your cloud resources includes scaling your data security. Experts tell us that building the security in up front both for a larger and a wider network will make your task much easier. Esther Shein explains.

The Voice of The Enterprise CISO

For this whitepaper, MindForce Research interviewed participating CISOs to discuss their biggest security challenges; the repercussions of ignoring those challenges; and the strategies they're using to overcome them.

Fighting Email Threats with Predictive Defense – Featuring Best Practices from Gartner

Get complimentary access to the Gartner newsletter and discover how you can protect your organization from email threats using predictive defense.

How UEBA Mitigates IP Theft by Departing Employees

An introduction to the benefits of User and Entity Behavior Analytics in assessing employee behavior.

Effective Incident Response Through User Activity Monitoring

The longer cyber incidents remain undiscovered, the more likely it will be that the company realizes a significant data breach. Such incidents cost the company millions in lost business, opportunities, reputation, and lawsuits.

How UEBA Reduces the Threat of Insider Data Leakage

While organizations invest significant resources to stop hackers from getting company data, the greatest risk to organizational data security are the so-called insiders.

3D Secure 2.0: Putting Customer Experience at the Heart of Payment Authentication

Access this white paper to learn about the defining features of 3D Secure 2.0, why they matter, and the positive benefits of adoption for issuers and merchants.

451 Research: Best Practices to Improve Fraud Investigation

Access this analyst report to learn how web behavior analytics is being used to improve fraud detection and response to high-impact fraud threats across customer-facing websites.

The Human Factor in Advanced Attacks

Today’s advanced attacks focus more on exploiting human flaws than system flaws. Download Proofpoint’s Human Factor Report, based on anonymized data from over 5,300 organizations, for insights into this new trend.

Ransomware Survival Guide

Ransomware is experiencing a high-profile surge as the volume of attacks has grown exponentially to create a multi-billion dollar threat for businesses. Download this guide to know what to do before, during, and after an attack.

The BEC Survival Guide

Since 2015, more than 22,000 organizations have fallen victim to Business Email Compromise attacks, losing an estimated $3 billion. Download this comprehensive BEC survival guide to learn how can you recognize and stop attacks.

The Hidden Costs of Microsoft Office 365 Security

According to Gartner, 35% of organizations that move to Office 365 supplement the natively available email security with a third-party product. Learn where native features fall short, and how to supplement them.

Privileged Access Management eBook

Thanks to numerous, headline-making incidents in recent years, cybercrime has risen toward the top of the concern list for many organizations—and the customers with whom they do business.

How Can I Protect Privileged Credentials?

Managing and protecting privileged credentials is essential to reducing risk and addressing compliance requirements.

How Can I Defend my Hybrid Enterprise From Data Breaches and Insider Threats?

Privileged credentials are the gateways to a business’ most valuable data. Learn how to provide broad and consistent protection across credentials and access levels.

Breaking the Kill Chain Stopping Data Breaches

Privileged Access Management solutions provides capabilities that prevent attackers from carrying out key components of their attacks—breaking the breach kill chain—as well as reducing risks in the event of a successful attack.

Addressing PCI Compliance

CA Privileged Access Manager provides an effective way to implement privileged access management in support of PCI compliance and other security needs.

Ransomware and the Limits of Conventional Protection

Download this report to learn more about one of today's greatest threats, ransomware. Either you pay up, or you lose your data. Simply put, your data is held hostage.

Evolution of Next Generation Firewall

NGFWs are an example of cybersecurity continuing to evolve. Enterprises need a first line of defense to protect the constantly changing attack surface. Download this whitepaper to learn how the number of attack vectors is growing.

Cyber Risk Management: A New Approach to Responding to Complex Threats

Cyber threats are significant business risks facing organizations. While companies spend money every year to secure a perimeter against cyber and insider threats, new data breaches cause businesses to question their investments.

The New Enterprise Security Model

Cyber attacks as of late have been a growing issue, and pose as threats to all businesses. Identifying an issue, and orchestrating the proper security measures will put companies in a position to avoid losses from data breaches.

Blue Hill Research Report: Visualizing Cyber Risk

This report examines the business drivers for a more holistic way of looking at cyber risk. There is an urgent need to focus more clearly on root causes, susceptibilities, and actions relevant to critical business operations.

Techniques to Deal with Ransomware, Business Email Compromise, and Spearphishing

Download this new Osterman Research whitepaper for best practices in defending against Ransomware, business email compromise, and spearphishing.

How to Transform Employee Worst Practices into Enterprise Best Practices

Download this whitepaper to learn the Top 10 enterprise security employee best practices, as well as clear direction on how to go about improving your organization’s security posture.

Forrester TEI Study: Value of KnowBe4 Goes Beyond ROI

Read this study for an explanation of Forrester’s analysis and a walk-through of KnowBe4's impact on their customer’s business. How does 127% ROI with a one month payback sound?

2017 Endpoint Protection Ransomware Effectiveness Report

It's estimated that in 2016, the cost of ransomware was over $1 Billion. Every organization is at risk and with over 33% of businesses experiencing an attack, it's more important than ever to have adequate protection in place.

SSL: Enterprise’s New Attack Frontier

SSL and TLS have become an integral part of the Internet, and adoption rates have skyrocketed. This growth offers significant opportunities—but also comes with risks.

EBooks, editorially produced by SC Media

SC eBooks are independent, editorially driven products, sometimes underwritten by sponsors, that offer in-depth analysis of critical areas of interest to our readers. These comprehensive reports provide insights from industry experts specializing in the various aspects of data security, and hands-on analysis by CISOs of companies addressing these challenges on a daily basis.

GDPR: Resistance is Futile

GDPR will be here soon whether you're ready or not. Non-compliance fines can be massive. Is your GDPR strategy going to pass muster with regulators and auditors? We explore the possibilities, arguments and practical approaches.

Managing Threats

As data threats change, CISOs must determine if their company is prepared. This ebook looks at how threat management is changing and why security that worked a few years ago might be insufficient in today’s threat landscape.

Cloud-based Backup: Surviving Ransomware

This SC Media eBook provides practical advice on protecting your network from the next WannaCry-like attack.

Normalizing Behavioral Analytics

Understanding how and why your employees act the way they do can reduce the potential for insider attacks and potential losses. Behavioral analytics helps identify and reduce potential losses. Here’s how it works.

Identity Crisis

Despite all the complexities of cybersecurity, the main issue remains identity and access management. But how does a company master identity and access management? That’s the ultimate question that has yet to be answered.

It's Classified

This eBook looks at who determines who classifies the data and who implements the security around classifications.

Threat Intel: Know Your Enemy

This eBook looks at threat intelligence techniques used to detect cyberespionage and provides recommendations on what companies can do immediately to reduce exposure. Threat intelligence can be key to reducing your attack profile.

Predicting the future (ATTACK): Is predictive analytics in your data center's future?

Big Data is everywhere, greatly expanding the potential for predictive analytics. This ebook looks at how predictive analytics works and how machine learning can spot trends long before a human might see a vulnerability.

Defending the elusive Endpoint

How do CISOs defend against endpoint attacks? This ebook looks at capabilities of basic endpoint security, as well as addresses how CISOs can defend against more sophisticated attacks, such as ransomware, spear phishing and APTs.

Snakebit at the GRC Corral

This eBook looks at how managing the three legs of the GRC stool will keep a company from violating regulations while reducing risk and improving security.

SC Media eBook on Incident Response

This eBook looks at the first 9 essential steps you need to take immediately upon finding a breach. Miss one of these steps and you could be looking at long-term problems.

Application security: Applications are the new network-edge device eBook

Cybersecurity pros steeped in endpoint and network security must expand their expertise into applications – and developers need to come to grips with their own security challenges.

SC Media eBook on DDoS

This eBook will look at modern defensive measures organizations can employ to protect themselves from these relatively inexpensive and easily exploitable attacks and new defenses that will be available shortly.

Data loss prevention: Best practices for making attackers’ efforts unproductive.

This eBook looks at today’s best practices for making the attackers’ efforts unproductive.

SC Media eBook on Encryption

With all the current talk about Apple, Safe Harbor and other encryption issues, this eBook will look at the state of encryption and how it has become as much a business issue as it is a security one.

Cyber insurance

Cyber insurance is a volatile industry with lots of confusion about what’s covered and what’s not. A recent Appeals Court case for the 4th District ruled that general business insurance addresses cyber breaches, while some...

SC Media EBook On Vulnerability Management

Vulnerability management is far more comprehensive than many companies implement and hardly plug-and-play. Rather, it’s a daily exercise in defense, detection, response and mitigating risk.

Escaping the malware maze

How can the enterprise survive the daily onslaught of viruses and malware while building a long-term cyberdefense strategy to handle even bigger threats?

SC Media eBook on Web Application Security

The eBook looks at some of the most common errors made in configuring tools, why and how they occur, and provides recommendations on best practices for properly training staff and configuring the tools that secure your app..

SC Media eBook on Mobile Security

This SC Magazine eBook on Mobile Security will delve into the world of mobile security and look at the policies and procedures CISOs need to have in place to augment MDM software.

SC Media eBook on Insider Threat

Not all threats are malicious. Well-intentioned employees represent a risk vector just as severe as others. Read the latest SC Magazine eBook on Insider Threat to learn more.