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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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Unchain Your Network with Application Intelligence and Control
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the new risks that organizations face due to the prevalence of Web-based applications, and how to take secure control of applications, data and bandwidth.
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

Dell Software

A Foundation for Next-Generation Data Center Security
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces an application delivery controller (ADC) that builds enterprise cloud networks using existing data center infrastructure.
Posted: 13 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Sep 2012

Citrix

Best Practices for Mobile Device Management
sponsored by Fiberlink
WHITE PAPER: Are you ready to learn your ABCs? The ABCs of mobile device management (MDM), that is! View this whitepaper to find out more!
Posted: 05 Aug 2013 | Published: 05 Aug 2013

Fiberlink

Identity-Centric Security: Enabling and Protecting the Business
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Discover why the enterprise perimeter as we know it is dissolving and how your users are taking its place – creating numerous security issues for your IT department. In addition, learn how identity-centric security can help you protect data and maintain compliance in this new enterprise model.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

CA Technologies.

Creating the Ultimate Security Platform
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper outlines the latest nature of attacks and vulnerabilities in the security landscape and details the capabilities and solutions that must be leveraged to maintain secure operations.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

IBM

Change your IT mobile application challenges into opportunities.
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Today's complex mobile landscape presents some significant challenges for IT when it comes to testing, creating, and maintaining mobile apps. In this helpful resource, take a look at the top five challenges of mobile development, and learn how to turn these difficulties into opportunities for your business.
Posted: 27 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited

BYOD: Bring Your Own Device – or Bring Your Own Danger?
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals the major issues plaguing BYOD – from data loss and viruses to policy enforcement and lack of IT insight – and outlines ten strategic points you should include in your BYOD planning process to ensure success.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 11 Jan 2013

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Computer Weekly special report: Corporate application access through employee-owned mobile devices
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Your employees are accessing the corporate network from mobile devices—learn how to be prepared.
Posted: 20 Aug 2013 | Published: 20 Aug 2013

BlackBerry

How Citrix NetScaler Supports Virtualized Multi-tenant Datacenters
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Explore how expanding virtualization to your application delivery controllers (ADCs) can help you facilitate the journey to the cloud.
Posted: 12 Aug 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2011

Citrix

9 Reasons Why NetScaler Beats F5
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper compares two market-leading application delivery controllers (ADCs) to help your organizations find the one that best aligns with your business needs.
Posted: 12 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Citrix

Protecting Against Application DDoS Attacks with BIG-IP ASM: A Three-Step Solution
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses a solution that can control access, implement challenge/response and anomaly detection engines, and apply the ability to understand application behavior to defend against malicious connections to keep attackers from overwhelming applications.
Posted: 06 Aug 2013 | Published: 06 Aug 2013

F5 Networks

Protect Identities in the Cloud Secure access to SaaS applications made easier
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper examines how your organization can best manage and protect your SaaS applications, discussing common management problems and an advanced security solution that can help secure all aspects of web traffic.
Posted: 02 Aug 2013 | Published: 02 Aug 2013

McAfee, Inc.

Jump-start your move to Windows 8
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses helpful services you can utilize to help ensure that all areas of your environment are ready to make the jump to Windows 8.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft

2013 Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a set of application security testing solutions that are designed to analyze and test applications for security vulnerabilities using static, dynamic and interactive testing techniques. Read on to find out how you can stay ahead of the market.
Posted: 23 Jul 2013 | Published: 23 Jul 2013

IBM

Symantec Internet Security Threat Report
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This report reveals the latest information about today's top security vulnerabilities and threats – from targeted attacks and exploits to spam and phishing – to help you keep your organization safe. View now to learn more!
Posted: 23 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Symantec Corporation

Mitigating DDoS Attacks with F5 Technology
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper examines a set of solutions that can securely deliver applications while protecting the network, the session and the user, with mitigation technologies that map directly to individual DDoS attacks.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

F5 Networks

2012 IBM X-Force Annual Trend and Risk Report
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative resource to learn about the latest trends and technology that security pros are taking advantage of in order to provide effective and efficient mobile security.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

IBM

Defending Against APTs: Do You Have the Complete Picture?
sponsored by Hexis Cyber Solutions Inc
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the ins and outs of APTs and learn why current defenses lack the ability to protect your organization. In addition, learn about a pioneering security management approach that provides the features you need to combat these troublesome threats.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

Hexis Cyber Solutions Inc

The Dynamic DNS Infrastructure
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This resource details a full-proxy architecture for DNS that provides a complete solution for global, local, and cloud load balancing, helping you overcome all the growth and security challenges the DNS is facing.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 29 Jun 2012

F5 Networks

Deliver Enterprise Mobility with Citrix XenMobile and Citrix NetScaler
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Explore the details of an end-to-end mobility solution that simplifies mobile integration into the network and helps you overcome the top challenges enterprise mobility presents, from visibility and management to scalability and security.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Citrix

Citrix Mobile Solutions Bundle - Product Overview
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read on and learn more about an integrated approach to mobile device management that can provide comprehensive IT control and policy enforcement while empowering end-user productivity via beautifully delivered mobile applications.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 06 Jun 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Securing Enterprise Data in a BYOD World
sponsored by Globo
WHITE PAPER: Bring-your-own-device (BYOD) initiatives can increase productivity and make for happier employees, but they pose serious security risks. This resource outlines the fundamentals of mobile security that so often go overlooked. Read on to get advice on how to leverage a security strategy to make your enterprise mobilization effective and safe.
Posted: 06 Jun 2013 | Published: 06 Jun 2013

Globo

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.
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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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