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DEFINITION: Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) is a universal online dictionary of weaknesses that have been found in computer software. The dictionary is maintained by the MITRE Corporation and can be accessed free on a worldwide basis. The purpose of CWE is to facilitate the effective use of tools that can identify, find and resolve bugs, vulnerabilities and exposures in computer software before the programs  … 
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Application Security White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Addressing Security Vulnerabilities in Embedded Applications
sponsored by Programming Research
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains why it's so difficult to produce secure embedded software and provides best practices for embedded developers. Discover how you can minimize exploitable software vulnerabilities, cut costs, and speed up development with automated static analysis.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 11 Mar 2016

Programming Research

Developing Secure Embedded Software: Quality Doesn't Equal Security
sponsored by Programming Research
WHITE PAPER: This white paper debunks 4 common misconceptions about software security and describes a variety of tools to improve embedded software security by detecting issues earlier on in development. Learn about the benefits of strategies like risk and threat management, application lifecycle management, static code analysis, and more.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 11 Mar 2016

Programming Research

How IoT is Making Security Imperative for All Embedded Software
sponsored by Programming Research
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the unique challenges of securing embedded applications and explains how to overcome these obstacles with static code analysis tools. Discover how you can identify and eliminate defects earlier on in the development cycle.
Posted: 10 Mar 2016 | Published: 10 Mar 2016

Programming Research

Using Static Source Code Analysis to Develop Secure Embedded Software
sponsored by Programming Research
WHITE PAPER: When it comes to embedded software, it's critical to address the root causes of security issues rather than just the symptoms of the problem. This white paper explains how static analysis tools can simplify and automate code review to eliminate mistakes before they become integrated into the code base.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

Programming Research

The Role of SAM in Information Security
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Software asset management (SAM) provides an organization not just with the resources it needs to generate audit and reconciliation reports, but also to support information security initiatives. Learn ways information security can be more effectively addressed with the aid of SAM.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Snow Software

The State of App Security
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how to proactively approach mobile app security. Explore the features one mobile security option provides, including automated responses to threats like malware, integration to make existing security stack mobile-aware, and more.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Feb 2016

MobileIron

How Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Impacts Vendor Risk and Security Benchmarking
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: File sharing is a prevalent problem on corporate networks today. Access this report and you will learn which industries excel in mitigating the risks of file sharing, how P2P file sharing activity impacts security ratings and more.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

BitSight

The Application Delivery Controller: Top 10 Checklist
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Access this checklist to uncover 10 capabilities that will allow you to take advantage of secured applications across the enterprise.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

A10 Networks

Bolster Your Web Application Security
sponsored by WhiteHat Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines how you can give your web applications the security they need, and protect against vulnerabilities or other threats.
Posted: 01 Oct 2015 | Published: 06 Jul 2015

WhiteHat Security

Secure Agile Development
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how to integrate security into the development process.
Posted: 26 Feb 2015 | Published: 03 Nov 2014

Veracode, Inc.

Application Security: Evaluate Leading Testing Vendors
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner resource compares 19 leading application security testing solution vendors, revealing the strengths and weaknesses of each one. View now and discover how the vendors performed in areas like product quality, sales execution and pricing, and customer experience.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 06 Aug 2015

IBM

Predictive Mobile Threat Defense
sponsored by Skycure
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the 3 reasons why traditional mobile security approaches can no longer protect users and organizations. Access this resource now to learn how to advance mobile security into a next-gen mobile threat defense to protect networks, apps, and users.
Posted: 03 Dec 2015 | Published: 11 Nov 2015

Skycure

Reimagine, Reinvent, Run: SAP in the Digitial Economy
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief whitepaper discusses some of the ways SAP is changing how the world operates, with particular focus on efficiency. Access now to see how SAP could revamp your business as well.
Posted: 20 Nov 2015 | Published: 20 Nov 2015

SAP America, Inc.

Ten Areas Where Citrix XenApp Outperforms Vmware Horizon
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: VMware Horizon has left out some of the "no-brainer" features that Citrix XenApp users and admins have been using for years. Understanding the differences between these products is critical to selecting the right solution that satisfies user and IT requirements in your organization. Compare solutions now.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Published: 17 Nov 2015

Citrix

How to Ensure Success of Your Mobile App Development Projects
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this report, you will learn the best practices for successful mobile application development. Read on to make your mobile project shine with a checklist of project guidelines, as well as advice on how to enable flexible mobile app development platforms with cloud.
Posted: 11 Nov 2015 | Published: 11 Nov 2015

IBM

Don't Believe the Hype - All Containers are Not Equal
sponsored by Good Technology
WHITE PAPER: This white paper identifies various data leakage vulnerabilities and presents the questions IT needs to ask when choosing a containerization strategy.
Posted: 11 Nov 2015 | Published: 11 Jun 2015

Good Technology

The Changing State of Cloud Security
sponsored by Alert Logic
WHITE PAPER: This report reveals just how often cloud environments are hacked and what methods are used when they are.
Posted: 26 Oct 2015 | Published: 26 Oct 2015

Alert Logic

Top 5 Cloud Data Protection Challenges. Solved.
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: The cloud is changing everything and with change, comes new challenges. As you develop your roadmap to cloud adoption, uncover the five challenges that might impact your strategy.
Posted: 28 Sep 2015 | Published: 24 Aug 2015

Commvault

Gartner Magic Quadrant for EMM
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the 2015 EMM market, and is a guide for organizations looking to introduce EMM into their businesses, as well as for those intending to upgrade mobility services. Access this paper now to analyze the strengths and weaknesses of 11 EMM vendors.
Posted: 18 Sep 2015 | Published: 08 Jun 2015

VMware

Top 5 Cloud Data Protection Challenges. Solved.
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper serves as guide with which you can realize the full potential of your next cloud project. Read on to see how the following 5 challenges may impact your cloud integration strategy.
Posted: 24 Aug 2015 | Published: 24 Aug 2015

Commvault

Protect Your Web Applications from the OWASP Top 10
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Applications, mobile devices, cloud computing, and web APIs unlock tremendous business opportunities—however, they also open your systems up to a broader set of unknown users. In this resource, you'll learn the basics of securing your web applications from the OWASP Top 10.
Posted: 22 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

IBM

The State of Mobile Application Insecurity
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: This research report conducted by Ponemon Institute examines why mobile app security eludes many organizations and offers steps to strengthen your security policies and minimize vulnerabilities. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 17 Apr 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

IBM MaaS360

Cybersecurity Lessons from 2014
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this special security report, discover what lessons can be learned from 2014's cyber-breaches to improve cybersecurity in 2015.
Posted: 17 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

IBM

Automating App Blacklisting
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to roll out a BYOD strategy that includes both preventative and detective controls to fill in the vulnerability gaps.
Posted: 01 Apr 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

Veracode, Inc.

The Security Value of a Dozen Next Generation Firewalls
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A security research group has put together an info-graphic that summarizes the results of independent studies on a dozen different NGFW products.
Posted: 18 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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APPLICATION SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  are publicly distributed or sold.CWE has been assembled in three levels called tiers. The top tier divides known weaknesses into a few large, general classes for discussion among enterprise management people, academics, researchers and vendors. The middle tier consists of several dozen groups of definitions categorized for use by security experts, system administrators and software developers. The lower tier isthe full list, intended for people at all levels including personal computer (PC) users. The entries in CWE are numbered for reference.CWE is compiled and updated by a diverse, international … 
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