Overcoming the SSL/TSL Security Abyss

CISOs are turning to encryption for security, but the myriad of tools makes the process complex. Read about the tools CISOs use to address challenges of SSL/TLS network traffic, their success rate and plans for mitigating threats.


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.

A Network Manager’s Guide to Ransomware

Although variants of ransomware behave differently, there are many ways address them. Download this infographic to learn how to discover, classify, and even predict the callback destinations used by ransomware variants.

Questions You Should be Asking Your Cloud Service Provider

When choosing cloud service providers, be sure to put them under the microscope by asking the right questions about how they secure your essential information.

Protecting Unified Communications Networks: Security Needs in a Modern IT Environment

Security teams must work with communications teams to protect UC applications. Read how a holistic approach combining session border controllers with data security solutions provides comprehensive security for UC applications.

SIEM + Threat Intelligence: Quickly Identify the Threats that Matter to You

Download this white paper to learn how security organizations can enhance their SIEM with threat intelligence to gain a fuller understanding of threats, eliminate false positives, and form a proactive, intelligence-driven defense.

Combating the Top 4 Sources of Software Vulnerabilities

The growing dependence on applications, combined with companies locking down other areas of infrastructure, makes applications a target for cybercriminals. Check out this eBook for information on where vulnerabilities come from.

IT Buyer's Guide to Z-Discovery by Zapproved

Get Zapproved’s IT Buyer’s Guide to Z-Discovery. Discover how to quickly and easily deploy Zapproved’s secure cloud e-discovery solutions.


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.

The Rise of the Secure Internet Gateway

This white paper describes how security must evolve to protect users anywhere they access the internet, and why a new kind of internet gateway represents an entirely new way of thinking about securing your users.

Unmask Evasive Threats

Modern malware masks itself to evade detection. It hides by piggybacking or misusing legitimate applications. With state-of-the-art threat detection and containment tools, organizations can unmask the most complex hidden threats.

Advanced Email Security Solution Brief

Learn how Proofpoint Advanced Email Security provides a multilayered defense against BEC, ransomware, advanced malware, bulk mail and email downtime.

Be Wary of What Travels Inside

Encrypted web communication routinely bypasses enterprise security controls. This paper examines the malicious use of encryption, including statistics, details on encrypted threats, and analysis of encrypted attack vectors.

Top 6 Tips for Explaining Why Your Application Security Journey Is Just Beginning

Web attacks are the most frequent pattern in confirmed breaches, yet application security remains only a fraction of overall security spending. Download this eBook for 6 tips on explaining why application security is necessary.

Firewall Buyers Guide

This guide has been designed to make finding the right firewall easy. It pulls together the critical capabilities and features that all firewalls should have, highlighting exactly what each of these features should deliver.

What is an Enterprise Session Border Controller?

Adoption of IP-based communications introduces unique risks and reliability issues. Enterprise session border controllers are purpose built devices that enable IT managers to protect and control real-time IP communications.

The Rebirth of Endpoint Protection

When assessing advanced endpoint protection, analysts must often rely on comparing limited information from less-than-ideal conditions. What companies need are security efficacy comparisons that represent real-world environments.

Reduce the Number of Ransomware Infections Across Your Organization

Although variants of ransomware behave differently, there are many ways to address them. Download this whitepaper to learn how to automatically discover, classify, and predict the callback destinations used ransomware variants.

The BEC Survival Guide

Since 2015, more than 22,000 organizations have fallen victim to business email compromise (BEC) attacks. Fortunately, you can protect your organization from BEC attacks. Start by reading our BEC Survival Guide.

Advanced Endpoint Protection: When Should an Enterprise Move to AEP?

AEP tools are still relatively immature, which makes it difficult to decide whether to replace or augment existing endpoint protection. This guide provides details on tool selection criteria: which features are important and why.

Safeguarding the Internet

Today, none of us are immune to the impact of botnets on internet-connected organizations. There is ample validation that monitoring the communications patterns between command-and-control servers and their intended..

A Conversation: Make Your Network Work Smarter, Not Harder

If you expect to thrive, your network must be able to respond instantly to changing requirements. It needs to help control costs and improve productivity. That’s where the new capabilities of Level 3 ANCS deliver real advantages.

Own Your Defense - Network Based Security

The sophistication, persistence and global nature of today's complex cyber threats require a more effective defense. Our approach is rooted in the idea that we're all stronger when we work together to take on these increasingly..

Application Security Program Checklist

Once you’ve decided you must implement an advanced program at your company, how do you know where to start? Download this free checklist to find out the key components of an application security program, and how to get started.

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.

SC Media eBook on Threat Intelligence

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.

SC Media eBook on Predictive Analytics

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.

SC Media eBook on Endpoint Security

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.