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DEFINITION: Parameter tampering is a form of Web-based attack in which certainparameters in the Uniform Resource Locator (URL)or Web page form field data entered by a user are changed without that user's authorization. Thispoints the browserto a link, page or site other than the one the user intends (although it may look exactly the sameto the casual observer).Parameter tampering can be employed by criminals and  … 
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Windows Azure Platform Security Essentials: Module 1 - Security Architecture
sponsored by Microsoft
WEBCAST: In this video module, Graham Calladine, Security Architect with Microsoft Services partners with the Security Talk Series to describe the security features of the Windows Azure platform, resources available to protect applications and data running on the Microsoft cloud and SQL Azure security and authentication options.
Posted: 16 Dec 2010 | Premiered: Dec 16, 2010

Microsoft

Protect data & client trust: an end to end approach to protecting your applications & organization
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: This presentation outlines the people, process, and products that should be leveraged to enhance security throughout your applications and organization.
Posted: 06 Dec 2010 | Premiered: Dec 6, 2010

IBM

The Malware Report: The Evolution of Anti-malware and the 2011 Threat Landscape
sponsored by ESET
PODCAST: In the 200th episode of “The Malware Report” Matt Grant talks with Randy Abrams and Paul Lansky about the past 4 years and how the threat landscape has evolved and changed over the years. In this podcast, Randy and Paul discuss many of these changes. Listen to this podcast to hear more. 
Posted: 02 Dec 2010 | Premiered: Dec 2, 2010

ESET

ESET: Threat Center
sponsored by ESET
PRODUCT DEMO: IT managers need new solutions to combat ever changing threats to their security. ESET’s Internet Threat Map app shows you a map of global Infection rates, based on our daily analysis of over 100,000 samples of malware of all types.
Posted: 02 Sep 2010 | Premiered: 02 Sep 2010

ESET

Configuring and Using IBM i's Auditing Functions
sponsored by PowerTech
WEBCAST: Did you know that IBM i includes powerful auditing features? In fact, our own class-leading audit reporting solution leverages the information captured by this facility. Join this webinar-based on content presented at the 2009 COMMON conference-to learn about activating and configuring IBM i's built-in auditing capabilities.
Posted: 03 Mar 2010 | Premiered: Mar 3, 2010

PowerTech

Application Security Viewpoint
sponsored by Ounce Labs, an IBM Company
PODCAST: Application security is the aspect of understanding how applications are built and how someone could gain an advantage by looking at the application’s flaws. In this podcast, dive into the nature of applications for details on their security and how we interact with them.
Posted: 03 Feb 2010 | Premiered: Feb 3, 2010

Ounce Labs, an IBM Company

Avoiding the SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WEBCAST: The SANS/CWE list of the Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors is already becoming the "standard" for developing secure applications in many large enterprises. In this webcast, review the prevalence of attacks that use vulnerabilities listed in the Top 25 and learn how to safeguard your code to avoid the most dangerous programming errors.
Posted: 01 Feb 2010 | Premiered: Feb 1, 2010

Veracode, Inc.

CORE IMPACT Pro V10
sponsored by Core Security Technologies
PRODUCT DEMO: Please join Core Security for a live demonstration of CORE IMPACT Pro, the most comprehensive product for performing security assurance testing on an organization’s network systems, endpoint systems, end users and web applications.
Posted: 30 Dec 2009 | Premiered: 30 Dec 2009

Core Security Technologies

Survival Guide: Securing Networks without Borders Show
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WEBCAST: In today’s era of borderless networks, minimizing your exposure to outside threats is more crucial than ever. In this video, discover how to reduce the potential attack surfaces available to data thieves without buying any new hardware or software. Learn the latest methods employed by hackers to gain access to your network and how to eliminate them
Posted: 20 Nov 2009 | Premiered: Nov 20, 2009

Cisco Systems, Inc.

This Month in the Threat Webscape for October 2009
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
VIDEO: The Websense Security Labs Threatscape delivers information about breaking security research topics and today's advanced Internet threats. This Month's 'In the Threatscape' is a review of October's Web threat activity. Watch the video to learn more.
Posted: 20 Nov 2009 | Premiered: 10 Nov 2009

Websense, Inc.

How Application Whitelisting Can Increase Your Desktop Security
sponsored by Faronics
WEBCAST: In the past, many security pros relied on one technology to protect their computers and networks. Today, most organizations use several technologies to protect their organization. In this webcast, learn how application whitelisting enhances current defenses and covers situations not addressed by firewalls and antivirus.
Posted: 19 Nov 2009 | Premiered: Nov 19, 2009

Faronics

Podcast: Insider Threats - an Interview with the Former Deputy Director of the National Security Agency - NSA
sponsored by Imperva
PODCAST: Bill Crowell, former Deputy Director of the NSA, is interviewed in this podcast. He talks extensively about insider threats, shares some stories from the trenches, and discusses the nature of cybercrime. Bill also covers the importance of sensitive data protection –- especially around mission-critical applications and databases.
Posted: 12 Nov 2009 | Premiered: Nov 12, 2009

Imperva

Anatomy of a Database Attack
sponsored by Imperva
WEBCAST: Corporate databases are in constant danger. Outside criminals can exploit web applications and employees with malicious intent present an even greater threat. This webcast traces the steps involved in breaking into a database and presents a reference architecture and checklist for implementing iron-clad database security measures.
Posted: 12 Nov 2009 | Premiered: Nov 12, 2009

Imperva

The Malware Report: Radisson Hotels Exposed by Guest Data Breach
sponsored by ESET
PODCAST: Matt Grant talks with Randy Abrams about a data breach at Radison Hotels. Unfortunately, an unknown number of their guests' credit card numbers were exposed to malicious hackers. In this podcast, Randy dishes out some advice on how to prevent this sort of data breach and what to do in the event that it’s already happened.
Posted: 29 Oct 2009 | Premiered: Sep 23, 2009

ESET

The Malware Report: Hotel Business Center PCs Strike Again
sponsored by ESET
PODCAST: Matt Grant talks with Randy Abrams about security issues with hotel business center computers. These are public computers and they often have insufficient security features. In this podcast, Randy shares some interesting things he’s found in hotel computers and gives some advice on using them safely.
Posted: 29 Oct 2009 | Premiered: Aug 20, 2009

ESET

WWW - World Wide Weaponization
sponsored by ESET
WEBCAST: The growth of the internet has brought about massively scalable distributed systems which have proved advantageous not only for governments, businesses and end-users, but also for criminals. In this webcast, review past, present, and future considerations regarding cybercrime, and discover next-generation methods of combating weaponized software.
Posted: 22 Oct 2009 | Premiered: Oct 22, 2009

ESET

This Month in the Threat Webscape -- August 2009
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
VIDEO: The Websense Security Labs Team provides a review of threats occurring during the month of August 2009. Highlighted is the massive DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack on Twitter, Google Blogger, LiveJournal, and Facebook centered around 1 person: Cyxymu, a pro-Georgia blogger who is an active critic of Moscow's politics.
Posted: 08 Oct 2009 | Premiered: 08 Sep 2009

Websense, Inc.

Strategies for Controlling Email Risks with Declining Budgets
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
VIDEO: Proofpoint CEO Gary Steele discusses today's email security landscape, including trends related to inbound spam and virus, data loss prevention, email encryption, email archiving and how SaaS email security solutions can greatly reduce costs while improving security.
Posted: 18 Sep 2009 | Premiered: 16 Sep 2009

Proofpoint, Inc.

New Ponemon Study Reveals Disconnects in Building the Business Case for Data Protection
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: In this webcast, newly released research reveals that C-level executives lack confidence in their organization's ability to safeguard sensitive data. This survey, conducted by Ponemon Institute and sponsored by Ounce Labs, an IBM Company, determines what senior executives think about the value proposition of corporate data protection efforts.
Posted: 17 Sep 2009 | Premiered: Sep 24, 2009, 12:00 EDT (16:00 GMT)

IBM

Enhance Security with Intel® vPro™ Technology
sponsored by Intel Corporation
VIDEO: Security and compliance are strong values even in a down economy. Hear from a variety of clients that have used Intel® vPro™ Technology to identify problems, disable and enable the network, enhance patch management, and enabled them to isolate threats quickly and efficiently.
Posted: 08 Sep 2009 | Premiered: 08 Sep 2009

Intel Corporation

This Month in the Threat Webscape for July 2009
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
VIDEO: In this video, learn more about the top techniques for defending your organization from Web threats. Techniques include the monitoring, classification, and identification of all Web content in real time.
Posted: 02 Sep 2009 | Premiered: 01 Sep 2009

Websense, Inc.

McAfee Email and Web Security Appliance Trial
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
PRODUCT DEMO: Email--Turn on the best filters, and walk away. Better malware detection rate and better spam and phishing catch rate--simply more effective than other filters. If that sounds like something you need, install a free trial of McAfee Email and Web Security Virtual Appliance behind your existing spam filter and see what real protection offers.
Posted: 02 Sep 2009 | Premiered: 02 Sep 2009

McAfee, Inc.

How to Prevent Security Breaches Through Effective Management and Control of USB Devices
sponsored by Lumension
WEBCAST: Learn how USB devices are used to transfer data, the federal government’s ban on USB devices and its impact, and how to effectively manage USB devices to secure data and networks without impacting productivity.
Posted: 12 Aug 2009 | Premiered: Aug 12, 2009

Lumension

Symantec Protection Suite Challenge
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
SOFTWARE DEMO: Check out this demo to take Symantec's Protection Suite Challenge and see how your network security stacks up so you can focus on your business.
Posted: 28 Jul 2009 | Premiered: 28 Jul 2009

Symantec Corporation

Symantec Protection Suite Enterprise Edition
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
TRIAL SOFTWARE: Symantec Protection Suite creates a protected endpoint and messaging environment that is secure against today's complex malware, data loss and spam threats, and is quickly recoverable in the event of failure.
Posted: 18 Jun 2009 | Premiered: 18 Jun 2009

Symantec Corporation
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SECURITY THREATS DEFINITION (continued): …  identitythieves to surreptitiously obtain personal or business information about the user.Countermeasures specific to the prevention of parameter tampering involve the validation of allparameters to ensure that they conform to standards concerning minimum and maximum allowablelength, allowable numeric range, allowable character sequences and patterns, whether or not theparameter is actually required to conduct the transaction in question, and whether or not null isallowed.Whitelisting(accepting only allowable input) is more effective than blacklisting(refusing to accept forbidden input). A Web … 
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