Information Security or InfoSec is the practice of protecting electronic data or information from unauthorized access. It is maintained by a set of strategies to manage the processes and tools to document, detect, prevent and counter threats to confidential digital information.
These objectives ensure that data is protected in all of its forms and private information is not disclosed to unauthorized parties and grant access to the data when required to specific users.
The job of information security infrastructure is to determine attacks and diminish vulnerabilities at multiple points implemented and co-ordinate as layered defence in depth strategy.
Information Sharing with SOPHIA “People, Process, and Technology”
White Paper By: Covenant Security Solutions, Inc
Information Sharing with SOPHIA has become an important aspect for organizations to improve the protection of their systems, process, or people based on the regional threat. By integrating SOPHIA's information sharing processes, it becomes easy for firms to share information on related risk profiles using modular functions. If you want to improve the protection of systems and processes...
Five Best Practices For Information Security Governance
White Paper By: Diligent
Today’s economy depends on the secure flow of information within and across organizations as information security is an issue of vital importance. Successful Information Security Governance doesn’t come overnight; it’s a continuous process of learning, revising and adapting. While every company may have its specific needs, securing their data is a common goal for all...
The Importance of Gamification in Cybersecurity
White Paper By: Circadence
Top-notch cybersecurity is an essential part of our world. Data breaches can bring a business to its knees in the blink of an eye. Gamification has a tremendous opportunity to revolutionize the speed, efficacy and relevancy of training in the quickly evolving landscape of the Cybersecurity sector. Cybersecurity awareness trainings are usually a boring affair, by training...
Unlocking the Value of SAP Change Intelligence: What Developers and Security Managers Ask About Implementing Salt in Their SAP Systems
White Paper By: Revelation Software Concepts
Salt reduces risk in SAP systems by providing current, accurate SAP change intelligence on systems and code. Salt provides specific data to the appropriate stakeholders, who can then act quickly to make improvements or to avoid disaster. This whitepaper describes the eight Salt applications that comprise the suite, stating technical and business benefits of the intelligence they deliver and...
Classification of Information: Accuracy of Classification Models
White Paper By: ABBYY
Squaring the Classification Circle with ABBYY Smart Classifier Classification of information to organize large data sets is a critical tool in the drive to business value. So why is it that CIO’s desperately want to classify their information, but are not implementing and taking advantage of it? Read this informative whitepaper on ''Classification of the Information'' to learn how...
Advanced Persistent Threats and the Case for a Security Intelligence and Response Program
White Paper By: Above Security
Do you have valuable data on your network? Noticing odd network behavior? You could be the victim of an Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) attack. It’s vital that every IT organization has an Advanced Persistent Threat protection plan at the ready. Through integration of leading edge cyber security assessment tools with advanced heuristics and algorithms, organizations can evaluate...