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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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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

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.

Workplace of the Future: DIY IT
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Explore the latest surrounding the trend of consumerization and uncover what your IT department can do to empower users while simultaneously protecting the organization.
Posted: 11 Dec 2012 | Published: 11 Dec 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Going beyond MDM: Embracing BYOD through secure app and data delivery
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover a new approach to mobile device management that shifts the focus from managing devices themselves to managing their content, applications and data. Learn how this approach can unify your security efforts by reading on now.
Posted: 13 Nov 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2014

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Delivering Enterprise Information Securely on Android and Apple iOS Devices
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the issues that can arise when incorporating Android and iOS-based tablets and smartphones into the enterprise – with special attention paid to the latest Android 4.0 and iOS 5.1 versions. In addition, uncover the steps you should take to maintain security and control.
Posted: 16 Oct 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Citrix

Delivering Enterprise Information Securely on Android and Apple iOS Devices
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the issues that arise when allowing Android and iOS-based tablets and smartphones into the enterprise – with special attention paid to the latest Android 4.0 and iOS 5.1 versions – and the steps you should take to maintain security and control.
Posted: 10 Oct 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2014

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Web-facing applications: Security assessment tools and strategies
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: Read this expert E-guide to find out how you can properly asses web application threats and the tools your organization can use for protection. Learn how to mitigate likely web application threats and how you can ensure your business is protected.
Posted: 08 Oct 2012 | Published: 08 Oct 2012

SearchSecurity.com

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

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

Best Practices for Cloud Security
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: In this essential white paper, discover the benefits that your organization can realize by embracing cloud services, including more effective and cost-efficient security. Also inside, discover cloud cautions and pitfalls to avoid – read on now to learn more.
Posted: 22 Jan 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2012

Qualys

The Urgent Need to rethink Security Using the Cloud
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource describes the many benefits that accompany the shift to a cloud-based security strategy. Discover how you can simplify, centralize, and enhance everything from endpoint security to compliance. Reduce web app vulnerabilities and manage threats with ease -- read on to learn more.
Posted: 18 Jan 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2012

Qualys

Enabling Enterprise Mobility: Transform the Mobile Computing Environment
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to uncover best practices for a three-step mobile management strategy that looks at: foundational enterprise-wide policies around security, privacy, and end-user computing; the collaboration infrastructure that  needs to be established; and the required end-to-end architectural decisions, application, and infrastructure models.
Posted: 18 Oct 2012 | Published: 30 Sep 2011

Hewlett-Packard Company

IBM X-Force 2011 Trend and Risk Report CIO Security Priorities
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Consult this informative white paper to learn more about the attack trends in 2011 including external network and security breaches. Discover key ways to prevent leaked customer data and inaccessible web services by analyzing the risks before it's too late.
Posted: 24 Sep 2012 | Published: 24 Sep 2012

IBM

The Total Economic Impact of Lumension Security’s Sanctuary Application And Device Control
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: Consult this study to find out more about the financial impact of moving from "voluntary" compliance solution to an IT-driven solution that automatically enforces endpoint security policies. Read in-depth interviews with John C. Lincoln hospitals to see the benefits first-hand.
Posted: 12 Sep 2012 | Published: 12 Sep 2012

Lumension

Securely Enable Online Business
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Historically, security practices meant less productivity and growth for businesses, but it no longer has to be a trade-off. In order for organizations to effectively grow their business, protection and efficiency need to go hand in hand. Read this white paper to find out more about improving security without sacrificing productivity.
Posted: 10 Sep 2012 | Published: 10 Sep 2012

CA Technologies.

SharePoint Security in Action: Best Practices Drive Secure Collaboration
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Microsoft SharePoint is a widely deployed enterprise content management (ECM) and collaboration system because it delivers a functional user experience. However, it also presents some security concerns. Consult this informative white paper to learn more about some of the challenges and how to remedy these obstacles.
Posted: 10 Sep 2012 | Published: 10 Sep 2012

CA Technologies.

Cloud-delivered Endpoint Security
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: Learn why protecting your endpoints with cloud-based services can help you improve your level of protection to not only the devices but also the data they contain and the individuals that use them – all at a lower cost and with better manageability.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Webroot
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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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