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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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Mobilizing Windows applications
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a project design guide that will help you construct and demonstrate a way to deliver Windows-based apps to mobile devices efficiently while avoiding application rewrites and maintaining information security.
Posted: 31 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Firewall Buyers Guide for Evaluating Enterprise Network Firewalls
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, uncover a buyers guide for next-generation firewalls that details all the must-have functions in order to ensure optimum network security. Click now to see how to choose the right solution for your organization's needs.
Posted: 26 Dec 2013 | Published: 26 Dec 2013

Palo Alto Networks

BMC Release Lifecycle Management
sponsored by BMC Software
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper covers a solution that will help ease your management of complex web applications and reduce the risks of failure.
Posted: 18 Dec 2013 | Published: 18 Dec 2013

BMC Software

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

The DDoS Threat Spectrum
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper takes an in-depth look at the evolution of DDoS attacks, outlining their history, present landscape and potential future so that your organization can understand what may be coming on the horizon and take the necessary precautions to ensure data protection and business continuity.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

F5 Networks

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

Business Impacts on SAP Deployments
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

Tracked, Hacked and Attacked
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

Secure The Enterprise With Confidence Using A Mainframe Infrastructure
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

A “How-To” Guide on Using Cloud Services for Security-Rich Data Backup
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

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.

Defend Against Injection-based Attacks
sponsored by Klocwork
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides a detailed description of injection vulnerabilities, discusses how they present themselves to both end users and software developers, and explains mitigation strategies to help resolve the various types of injection attacks.
Posted: 27 Dec 2013 | Published: 27 Dec 2013

Klocwork

Challenging Some of the Myths About Static Code Analysis
sponsored by Klocwork
WHITE PAPER: This paper addresses common myths surrounding static code analysis and explains what the technology can do for developers and the software development lifecycle.
Posted: 27 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Klocwork

Cybersecurity Imperatives: Reinvent Your Network Security With Palo Alto Networks
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this valuable resource, discover a security platform designed to keep up with today's ever-evolving threat landscape, which offers optimum network security without lowering network performance or reducing business productivity.
Posted: 26 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

Palo Alto Networks

Cloud Based Application Penetration Testing Trial
sponsored by iViZ
WHITE PAPER: Inside this resource, unveil your access code for a 15-day trial of a cloud-based application penetration testing solution that combines automated testing with manual validation to provide optimum security monitoring.
Posted: 19 Dec 2013 | Published: 19 Dec 2013

iViZ

Deep Security as a Service: Cloud Security for Amazon Web Services (AWS)
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to unveil a deep security as a service option that offers scalable protection for the cloud's elastic environment. Click now to see how to get maximum value out of your cloud investment.
Posted: 16 Dec 2013 | Published: 16 Dec 2013

Trend Micro

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

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

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
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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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