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DEFINITION: Application security is the use of software, hardware, and procedural methods to protect applications from external threats. Security measures built into applications and a sound application security routine minimize the likelihood that hackers will be able to manipulate applications and access, steal, modify, or delete sensitive data. Once an afterthought in software design, security is becoming an  … 
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EMA report: A Provocative New Approach to Integrated Security Intelligence: IBM Introduces QRadar Vulnerability Manager
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Many security teams struggle with the limitations of traditional, isolated security tools. For today's complex IT infrastructure, you need a comprehensive, integrated way to manage the security of your applications, network, and data.
Posted: 06 Dec 2013 | Published: 03 Jul 2013

IBM

Mobilizing Windows Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides best practices for implementing secure remote access to Windows apps and data from any device. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Citrix

Creating an Enterprise App Store
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise app stores enable businesses to allow employees access to the same workplace apps on their personal devices. But what does it take to create a successful app store? Find out in this helpful resource that outlines seven criteria for an app store technology.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Flexera Software

Why You Need A Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how next-generation firewalls protect security systems from advanced attacks, and how they fit in with your business strategy.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Analyst advice for IT security leaders
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Business leaders around the world are increasingly concerned about the protection of intellectual property. In this informative Forrester report, view the results of a survey of 225 IT security leaders about their investments in information security.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

IBM

Applying the Four Standards of Security-Based CIA
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: High levels of optimization help to ensure that an organization's information security approach is both well-rounded and flexible enough to meet current and future threats.
Posted: 28 Oct 2013 | Published: 28 Oct 2013

Global Knowledge

EMA Radar for Application-Aware Network Performance Management
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cascade outperforms other application-aware network performance management solutions in such important areas as product strength and cost efficiency. Read the EMA whitepaper to get the full story.
Posted: 22 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Protecting Your APIs Against Attack & Hijack
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: View this informative resource for an in-depth examination of the traditional threats to both Web-based browsers and APIs, as well as the risks specific to APIs.
Posted: 12 Dec 2013 | Published: 12 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.

Cisco Any Device: Planning a Productive, Secure and Competitive Future
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Discover the details of the "Any Device" vision and why providing an optimal, predictable end-user experience on the device of your employees' choice can help you maintain or even enhance your organisation's competitive advantage, productivity, and security.
Posted: 29 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

Cisco

Secure, Optimized Global Access to Corporate Resources
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a unified access solution that provides end-to-end availability and optimization with secure unified access, extending the application policy to the client.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

F5 Networks

Secure Mobile Access to Corporate Applications
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses how your organization can keep access to mobile business applications secure, analyzing a solution that provides benefits such as user authentication, SSO capability, and saving credentials.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

F5 Networks

SAP platform showdown
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this informative study, find out the real-word impact of deploying SAP on IBM's Power platforms, as opposed to SAP on HP x86, Dell x86 and HP Itanium, all running with Oracle DB.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

IBM

System z, x86, UNIX: Which is more secure?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this comprehensive survey to explore the business impact of different platform architectures -- in particular, their impact on security. Read now to see how IBM's System z, x86, and UNIX stack up in areas such as reliability, security, and total security cost.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

IBM

Next-Generation Security for Today's Data Center
sponsored by IBM and Juniper
WHITE PAPER: This crucial resource discusses next-generation security solutions that can offer unparalleled protection against data exfiltration, website outages, and other serious threats against the data center.
Posted: 11 Nov 2013 | Published: 11 Nov 2013

IBM and Juniper

Securing Enterprise Applications
sponsored by IBM and Juniper
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses a comprehensive set of application security solutions that provide highly effective security services for applications on your network, mobile devices, and even in the cloud.
Posted: 11 Nov 2013 | Published: 11 Nov 2013

IBM and Juniper

As data grows, so do the risks: How to improve data and app sec
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource for a cloud solution that uses a combination of hardware, software, and services with advanced technologies to ensure data and application security, while allowing you to focus on business priorities.
Posted: 06 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

IBM

The Evolution of Server Load Balancing
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a solution that not only allows users to measure end-to-end application, network and browser rendering performance data in real-time, but also one that automatically accelerates web sites.
Posted: 30 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Oct 2013

Radware

Application Control at the Wireless Edge
sponsored by Xirrus
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines an application control solution that uses next-generation Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) technology to deliver Layer 7 application visibility and policy control.
Posted: 24 Oct 2013 | Published: 24 Oct 2013

Xirrus

Web Application Performance Management
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a solution that not only allows users to measure end-to-end application, network and browser rendering performance data in real-time, but also one that automatically accelerates web sites; optimizing HTML dynamically and reducing web page build times by up to 50% on PC and mobile browsers.
Posted: 24 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Radware

Automated Log Management for Hybrid Cloud Environments
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a log management tool that addresses the needs of today's dynamic environment by providing quality of service, operational efficiency, and compliance features for optimum infrastructure and application service levels.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Published: 13 May 2013

VMware, Inc.

How To: Creating Content Packs
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this detailed white paper, explore content packs, the information they store, and best practices for content pack creation within Log Insight 1.0.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

VMware, Inc.

The Use Case for Integrated Vulnerability Management CORE Security
sponsored by Core Security Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper emphasizes the importance of an effective vulnerability management infrastructure to avoid data overload challenges and explores how to stay on track by consolidating, analyzing, and prioritizing data for maximum security.
Posted: 10 Oct 2013 | Published: 10 Oct 2013

Core Security Technologies

Rethinking Your Enterprise Security
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: If you stop to ask yourself how your security strategy is doing, more likely than not you'd say it's going fine, right? This resource is a prime opportunity to conduct a personal security report card to double check that all of your security i's are dotted and t's crossed.
Posted: 30 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

10 Best Practices for Microsoft SharePoint Security
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover ten best practices everyone should follow when using a leading collaboration and content management application designed to eradicate vulnerabilities in your organization.
Posted: 27 Sep 2013 | Published: 27 Sep 2013

Thawte Inc.

Mobilizing Windows Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This test report demonstrates the ability to mobilize Windows apps from a central datacenter and deliver them to mobile devices such as tablets.
Posted: 25 Sep 2013 | Published: 25 Sep 2013

Citrix
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APPLICATION SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  increasingly important concern during development as applications become more frequently accessible over networks and are, as a result, vulnerable to a wide variety of threats. Actions taken to ensure application security are sometimes called countermeasures. The most basic software countermeasure is an application firewall that limits the execution of files or the handling of data by specific installed programs. The most common hardware countermeasure is a router that can prevent the IP address of an individual computer from being directly visible on the Internet. Other countermeasures include … 
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