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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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Top 10 Reasons You Don't Need MDM
sponsored by Fiberlink
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the top 10 reasons you don't need a mobile device management (MDM) solution ... or do you?
Posted: 16 May 2013 | Published: 16 May 2013

Fiberlink

The Essentials of OAuth: Key to BYOD
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can create a consistent, flexible identity and policy architecture for web apps, web services, devices, and clients communicating with cloud APIs.
Posted: 13 May 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

Ping Identity Corporation

Cisco Annual Security Report
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Check out this report from Cisco to get insight into expert research and security intelligence. Learn more about global threat trends, improving security posture, and more.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 07 Apr 2014

Cisco

Rethinking Your Enterprise Security
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: The fact is that the world is constantly evolving, and always connected, and your enterprise must be too. View this resource to learn about modern threats and what you should do to remains safe.
Posted: 03 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Enterprise mobility management: Embracing BYOD through secure app and data delivery
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn more about enterprise mobility management (EMM), a mobile approach that allows IT to manage not only mobile devices themselves, but the applications and data present on them. Read on and learn about EMMs increasingly central role in the new era of IT.
Posted: 28 Mar 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

Citrix

The 10 “must-haves” for secure enterprise mobility
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a security framework and evaluator's checklist you can use to make sure you are securing mobile devices and data properly, including the 10 "must haves" for secure enterprise mobility.
Posted: 26 Mar 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

Citrix

Getting a better grip on mobile devices
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper and learn how to unlock the business opportunities that BYOD has to offer through proper mobile device management. Get tips on managing mobile applications, implementing management technology, creating a BYOD plan, and more.
Posted: 15 Mar 2013 | Published: 14 Mar 2013

IBM

SAML 101 White Paper
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how identity federation has helped provide a secure, private mechanism for organizations to share user identities. And discover how this solution can help you enhance security, limit risk and improve compliance by eliminating Web application passwords.
Posted: 04 Mar 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Ping Identity Corporation

Taking Your Enterprise Mobile: The Executive Checklist
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Businesses can't afford not to make mobile governance and security a top priority. Read this mobility whitepaper to learn the critical facts about mobile security and management, and what you can do to keep your organization secure.
Posted: 26 Feb 2013 | Published: 26 Feb 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Network Security Essential Guide
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: The increasing complexity of network attack methods has made it necessary to implement equally complex security tools and - more importantly - strategies. Read this Essential Guide on information security to learn more about key elements of a well-coordinated security strategy.
Posted: 06 Feb 2013 | Published: 06 Feb 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Weaponized Malware - A Clear and Present Danger
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: Weaponized malware and advanced persistent threats raise the bar on endpoint security. Originally intended for cyber-espionage and cyber-warfare, these sophisticated attacks are now available to any cyber-criminal. How can security pros protect their organizations from these emerging perils?
Posted: 30 Jan 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

Lumension

McAfee Endpoint Protection Suite
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will introduce you to a security solution that addresses advanced malware, data loss, and other issues from a single, manageable environment and can help limit your exposure to Internet threats. Read on and discover how this solution can offer you advanced e-mail virus and spam protection, comprehensive device control, and more.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

McAfee, Inc.

The Evolving Landscape of Desktop Security
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource will help you learn about an application control solution coupled with traditional anti-virus technology can help you address threats quickly and effectively while also keeping close track of unauthorized applications. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 30 May 2013 | Published: 30 May 2013

McAfee, Inc.

McAfee Application Control
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about a security offering that can provide complete protection from unwanted applications and code, as well as block advanced threats without requiring signature updates. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 29 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

McAfee, Inc.

Five security considerations in the mobile age - Strengthen security in mobile environments with WebSphere DataPower appliances
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: While mobility presents today's organizations with new business opportunities, it also introduces alarming security risks. This guide counts down five key security issues you need to consider in order to drive mobile success.
Posted: 17 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IBM

GRC Solutions from itelligence: Balance Risk And Opportunity With A Practical Approach to GRC
sponsored by itelligence, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: To keep pace in today's constantly evolving regulatory environment, you need a comprehensive governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) system. This brief white paper highlights how the right GRC strategy can help you standardize business process and increase control over compliance issues.
Posted: 15 May 2013 | Published: 15 May 2013

itelligence, Inc.

Implementing Your BYOD Mobility Strategy: AN IT Checklist and Guide
sponsored by Insight
WHITE PAPER: This mobility checklist will offer readers an easy-to-read breakdown of what the IT department absolutely needs to consider when implementing a BYOD program into their enterprise. Read on to learn about the applications to choose, the installation and configuration options available, how to evaluate device performance, and more.
Posted: 10 May 2013 | Published: 21 Feb 2012

Insight

Choose Your Own Device (CYOD) Workshop
sponsored by Insight
WHITE PAPER: Read on to learn about a CYOD workshop that can help you understand and develop a winning CYOD strategy with help from industry experts. Find out how taking advantage of this valuable learning experience will help you get a good grasp on policies and compliance, device lifecycles, device management, and more.
Posted: 10 May 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

Insight

SymEd Solutions from Symantec: Endpoint Management and Mobility
sponsored by Insight Public Sector and Symantec
WHITE PAPER: Uncover how to safely deploy IT in academia and revolutionize the experience of students and teachers alike without compromising security in today's threat-filled landscape.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Insight Public Sector and Symantec

Oracle Mobile and Social Service: The Next Step in IAM
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: As cloud computing, mobile computing and social computing infiltrate the enterprise, an "identity explosion" is occurring – one which requires a new IAM strategy. This whitepaper explores the next steps in IAM and how to keep your enterprise safe.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Security in the Age of Mobility
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: This resource will give you a comprehensive look at the threats that mobile users and mobile organizations face today. Learn more about data breaches, social media threats, and more.
Posted: 15 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Trend Micro

Go Daddy Sets a New Standard for SecureOnline Experiences
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: As a top web hosting company, Go Daddy has a big responsibility to its more than 9 million customers to provide comprehensive data security from today's threats. Read on to find out how Go Daddy was able to improve protection and ensure fast, flexible response to ever-changing threats with low total cost of ownership.
Posted: 11 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Trend Micro

Application Visibility and Control
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: Read on to discover a way you can visualize, monitor and manage your edge network infrastructure, and learn how to keep track of when and where users are attempting to access your network and how it is being used.
Posted: 08 Apr 2013 | Published: 08 Apr 2013

Aerohive Networks

Revolutionary architecture, evolutionary deployment
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Check out this resource to learn about how rethinking your firewall for context-aware protection can help you achieve breakthrough security while protecting existing security investments. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 08 Apr 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

Cisco

Network Security Technologies Technical Guide
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: Read this expert guide to learn about the latest trends and risks that threaten today's networks. Learn more about modern threat detection, device security, security assessments and more.
Posted: 03 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

SearchSecurity.com
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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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