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DEFINITION: URL manipulation, also called URL rewriting, is the process of altering (often automatically by means of a program written for that purpose) the parameters in a URL (Uniform Resource Locator).URL manipulation can be employed as a convenience by a Web server administrator, or for nefarious purposes by a hacker. An example of the constructive use of this technique is allowing an Internet user to access  … 
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Internet Security White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) - the Essential Guide
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces identity federation and the predominant standard, Security Assertion Markup Language, or SAML, to a non-technical audience. Describes why standards like SAML are necessary for implementing scalable, secure federated identity across organizational boundaries. And more!
Posted: 14 Sep 2011 | Published: 14 Sep 2011

Ping Identity Corporation

Controlling Web 2.0 Applications in the Enterprise
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: New technologies used in Web 2.0 applications have increased the volume and complexity of network traffic. More than ever, businesses must deploy new methods of monitoring and controlling Web 2.0 applications in order to discover and mitigate new hidden security threats.
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 | Published: 29 Jul 2011

Fortinet, Inc.

Web Filtering: An Essential Part of a Consolidated Security System
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In spite of the billions of dollars invested in security, web-borne threats are still on the rise. Enterprises need a security system that can enforce granular web access policies on all devices used to access the web from inside and outside the network perimeter.
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 | Published: 29 Jul 2011

Fortinet, Inc.

The Drivers for Web Security in the Cloud
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: This Bloor Research paper examines the key drivers for Web security in the cloud. View now to explore the realities of web threats and learn how cloud-based solutions can provide a high level of protection against these increasingly complex and sophisticated threats.
Posted: 25 Jul 2011 | Published: 01 Feb 2010

Webroot

The Need to Secure All Business Communications: A competitive Overview of Major Players in the Market
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: This Bloor Research paper offers an overview of the major players in the market for hosted email and web security services. View now to evaluate these services and explore key recommendations for selecting the right vendor for your organisations' needs.
Posted: 25 Jul 2011 | Published: 01 Dec 2010

Webroot

How to Avoid Targeted Web and Email Attacks
sponsored by M86 Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper uncovers the dangers of targeted attacks, how and why cybercriminals have been so successful at exploiting traditional security technologies, and what your company can do to avoid becoming the next victim of a targeted attack.
Posted: 19 Jul 2011 | Published: 19 Jul 2011

M86 Security

Securing the Social Network: How to Embrace Emerging Technologies Without Putting Critical Data at Risk
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Organizations today are integrating platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter as a way to engage with customers and capitalize on marketing opportunities. However, these social networks are targets for  cybercriminals. View this paper to explore the oportunities and risks of social networking and learn best practices for ensuring security.
Posted: 14 Jul 2011 | Published: 14 Jul 2011

Websense, Inc.

Knowledge of threats and vulnerabilities
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: IBM Security Solutions are built on the Secure by Design philosophy, which states that IT infrastructure should be designed, created and operated with security in mind. This paper focuses on how IBM helps clients understand the threat landscape and vulnerabilites.
Posted: 01 Jul 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

IBM

Trend Micro Proven #1: Smart Protection Network powers Trend Micro Corporate endpoint solutions to top rankings
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: 3.5 new security threats emerge every second and most come from the web. That's why current methods of testing anti-malware on offline PCs and endpoints don't provide the best possible defense. Learn about an approach that tests for threats at multiple layers for comprehensive protection.
Posted: 28 Jun 2011 | Published: 28 Jun 2011

Trend Micro, Inc.

Why Hackers have turned to Malicious JavaScript Attacks
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the threat of malicious JavaScript attacks, and how they work. Understand how cybercriminals make money with these types of attacks and why IT managers should be vigilant.
Posted: 13 Apr 2011 | Published: 13 Apr 2011

Sophos, Inc.

GlobalSign Security Services for Hosting Companies - Understanding the true opportunity for Hosting Companies & ISPs to resell Online Security Services
sponsored by GlobalSign
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains GlobalSign’s Internet security technology, its uses and necessity (and therefore the sales opportunity), advises on how to fit the services into existing hosting portfolios, and details how provisioning SSL can now be automated to degrees previously considered impossible.
Posted: 16 Mar 2011 | Published: 16 Mar 2011

GlobalSign

Is Your Acceptable Use Policy Social Media-proof?
sponsored by M86 Security
WHITE PAPER: This paper is intended for IT decision makers, HR managers and executives responsible for adopting and enforcing email and Web Acceptable Use Policies (AUPs) within an organization. It provides guidance on how to update an AUP to accommodate the increasing popularity and use of social media in the business environment.
Posted: 11 Feb 2011 | Published: 11 Feb 2011

M86 Security

Trend Micro Endpoint Comparative Report Performed by AV-Test.org
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In May of 2010, AV-Test.org performed endpoint security benchmark testing on five market-leading Enterprise endpoint solutions from Symantec, McAfee, Microsoft, Sophos and Trend Micro. Read this comparative report to see the results of these tests and how Trend Micro Worry-Free Business Security stands distinctly apart from other products.
Posted: 31 Jan 2011 | Published: 31 Jan 2011

Trend Micro, Inc.

Malicious JavaScript Attacks: What Can You Do?
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: We’ll review what to watch for, as well as the security strategies that will help keep you safe.
Posted: 12 Jan 2011 | Published: 11 Jan 2011

Sophos, Inc.

FISMA Compliance: A Holistic Approach to FISMA and Information Security
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: IBM can help your federal agency implement a holistic strategy that improves overall security posture and readiness. Read this white paper to learn about the IBM Internet Security Systems (ISS) strategic approach to cybersecurity and gain a clearer understanding of the latest FISMA legislation and compliance mandates.
Posted: 10 Jan 2011 | Published: 10 Jan 2011

IBM

The Children's Internet Protection Act
sponsored by NETGEAR Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Schools and libraries must certify they have complied with, or are in the process of complying with, the CIPA requirements by filing a form with the Federal government in order to receive discounts on the telecommunication charges for access or connection costs. Are you certified? Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 17 Dec 2010 | Published: 17 Dec 2010

NETGEAR Inc.

E-commerce and Consumer Retailing: Risks and Benefits
sponsored by ISACA
WHITE PAPER: ISACA recently unveiled the results of its 2010 survey "Shopping on the Job: Online Holiday Shopping and Workplace Internet Safety." This white paper discusses many of the risks associated with such actions and provides recommendations for enterprises dealing with such challenges.
Posted: 01 Dec 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2010

ISACA

Protecting Commercial Online Banking Customers from Next-Generation Malware
sponsored by IronKey
WHITE PAPER: Cybercriminals are now using advanced malicious software (malware) to attack the computers of finance professionals in companies and government agencies. Read this paper now to learn how your business can stay protected from these threats.
Posted: 22 Nov 2010 | Published: 22 Nov 2010

IronKey

Top 10 Tips to Keep Your Small Business Safe
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn the top ten ways to protect your small business against web threats. Learn what you need to know about security and what are the key elements to address.
Posted: 19 Nov 2010 | Published: 17 Nov 2010

Trend Micro, Inc.

Security Fears & Cloud Computing: Buidling Trust in New Data Delivery Models
sponsored by AVG Technologies USA, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cloud computing has been widely heralded as the "next big thing" in technology circles. At the same time it has arguably been overcomplicated in terms of the way it has been described. Check out this white paper to learn more about the security issues of cloud computing.
Posted: 05 Nov 2010 | Published: 05 Nov 2010

AVG Technologies USA, Inc.

The Top Six Risks of Employee Internet Use and How to Stop Them
sponsored by St. Bernard Software
WHITE PAPER: Due to the serious nature of many threats, the Internet use of even one unmonitored employee on a single unmanaged system can ravage a company’s internal network, irrevocably delete critical data, and ultimately ruin the company’s ability to conduct business. Read this white paper to learn how to protect your organization.
Posted: 10 May 2010 | Published: 10 May 2010

St. Bernard Software

Your Small Business Security Questions Answered: Social Networks, Sensitive Data, and Business Banking
sponsored by AVG Technologies USA, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief paper provides in depth answers to three pressing questions that many small businesses are asking about IT security: If social networks are such a risk, shouldn't we just block them? How liable am I for the loss of sensitive data? How safe is online business banking? Read on to learn the answers to these three questions and more.
Posted: 28 Apr 2010 | Published: 28 Apr 2010

AVG Technologies USA, Inc.

MegaPath Site-to-Site MPLS VPN
sponsored by MegaPath Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Your employees in remote locations need the same fast, reliable, secure and cost-effective access to information and applications as your employees at headquarters. MegaPath Site-to-Site MPLS VPN is the simple solution. Read this white paper to learn how to MegaPath Site-to-Site MPLS VPN means more security, more selection, and more service.
Posted: 30 Mar 2010 | Published: 30 Mar 2010

MegaPath Inc.

State of Internet Security, Q3 - Q4 2009
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Do you know just how adept Web adversaries have become in using the Internet to spread malware in their attacks? Understand where the true threats lie with this report which summarizes the significant findings of Websense researchers using the ThreatSeeker™ Network during the six-month period ending December 2009.
Posted: 16 Mar 2010 | Published: 16 Feb 2010

Websense, Inc.

A Guide to Cyber Crime Security in 2010
sponsored by eEye Digital Security
WHITE PAPER: Internet crime is easy to commit, highly lucrative, and largely under-policed. The cyber crime economy is a vibrant, worldwide market that is spreading at an alarmingly dangerous rate. This whitepaper will cover trends behind internet vulnerabilities as well as the methods and solutions available today to help combat this pandemic.
Posted: 25 Nov 2009 | Published: 25 Nov 2009

eEye Digital Security
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INTERNET SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  a Web site that has a complicated URL by entering a simpler URL into the address bar of a Web browser. The URL manipulation redirects the request so the user does not have to remember, manually enter, or meticulously cut and paste a long, arcane character string. An example of malicious URL manipulation is its implementation, without the knowledge of the affected server administrator or Internet user, for the purpose of redirecting user requests from a legitimate site to an illegitimate site. The bogus site may then install rogue code on the user's hard drive.URL manipulation differs from URL … 
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