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DEFINITION: Parameter tampering is a form of Web-based attack in which certainparameters in the Uniform Resource Locator (URL)or Web page form field data entered by a user are changed without that user's authorization. Thispoints the browserto a link, page or site other than the one the user intends (although it may look exactly the sameto the casual observer).Parameter tampering can be employed by criminals and  … 
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Top 10 Data Security Tips to Mitigate Threats
sponsored by Absolute Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the top 10 security tips and best practices to secure your data and fend off the barrage of incoming attacks.
Posted: 01 May 2015 | Published: 30 Oct 2014

Absolute Software

Web App Security Top 10 Risk Mitigation Techniques
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper lays out the top 10 challenges of and threats to web app security. View now to learn the corresponding 10 risk mitigation techniques to protect web apps.
Posted: 01 May 2015 | Published: 05 Mar 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Enabling The Secure And Rapid Adoption Of Cloud Services
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access the results of this Forrester report to discover what's driving the current trend towards adoption of cloud technology and why the benefits of cloud outweigh the potential security risks for many organizations. Read on to discover what your organization can do you address potential security risks in your cloud system.
Posted: 01 May 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Microsoft

Breaking Bad: The Risk of Insecure File Sharing
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the risks and vulnerabilities of using file sync and share solutions and ungoverned practices. Read on to learn the 11 key steps to protecting data in the collaborative file-sharing environment.
Posted: 01 May 2015 | Published: 15 Oct 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Running the Risk: Why a Generation of Sharing Could Be Good for Business
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This insightful research report discusses how businesses can develop a mobile-aware culture that nurtures innovation, collaboration, and productivity, while minimizing the risk of data loss.
Posted: 01 May 2015 | Published: 01 May 2015

Aruba Networks

The Enemy Within: Why Insiders Are Still the Weakest Link in Your Data Security Chain
sponsored by Absolute Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the 5 steps that your enterprise needs to take in order to foster a conscientious data security environment within your enterprise, despite the challenges of the digital era.
Posted: 30 Apr 2015 | Published: 29 Dec 2014

Absolute Software

Securing the Data Center - Advanced Threats Require Advanced Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper uncovers why traditional network architectures are failing to keep hackers out and offers seven best practices for securing your data center. View now to learn how to secure your network where it matters most.
Posted: 30 Apr 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Safe and Sound: The Importance of PC Security and Manageability
sponsored by Dell India
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the biggest PC security and manageability pain points for IT pros.
Posted: 30 Apr 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Dell India

The Cost of a Data Breach: Healthcare Settlements Involving Lost or Stolen Devices
sponsored by Absolute Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines three recent data breaches listed on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' website as a result of stolen or misplaced devices. Read on now to learn the key requirements for healthcare leaders to ensure endpoint IT compliance.
Posted: 29 Apr 2015 | Published: 19 Jan 2015

Absolute Software

Examining the Current Cyber Risks
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the prevalent vulnerabilities in organizations today and how hackers are exploiting them and what tools they are using to get the job done.  With attacks no longer being a question of "if" but "when," it's crucial to know what your enemies are up to. View now to learn more.
Posted: 28 Apr 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Today's Top Security Risks Revealed
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This extensive white paper explores the current state of security threats that organizations are up against. Read on to learn how to prepare and strengthen defenses against evolving attacks.
Posted: 28 Apr 2015 | Published: 15 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Advanced Threat Protection for Dummies
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: This free e-book gives you essential information on advanced threat protection (ATP), including tips for using big data security analytics and best practices for advanced threat mitigation.
Posted: 28 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Blue Coat Systems

Top 7 Phone Verification Challenges
sponsored by Nexmo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the seven challenges of phone verification and how you can overcome each one and improve conversion rates.  View now to learn more.
Posted: 23 Apr 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Nexmo

Securing #GenMobile: Is Your Business Running the Risk?
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines a 5 step mobile security strategy to mitigating the risks created by #GenMobile. View now to learn how to adapt your data protection to prevent loss.
Posted: 23 Apr 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

Aruba Networks

It's Time to Identify and Confront Today's Data Center Security Challenges
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to detect, isolate, and block dynamic threats with a granular security approach from inside your data center. Access now to learn why network security is a good start and how to enhance it.
Posted: 23 Apr 2015 | Published: 29 Dec 2014

VMware

Data Security Strategies for Next Gen Data Warehouses
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn why you need an end-to-end security strategy for data warehouse environments and why perimeter defenses such as firewalls and user access management fail to detect threats.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

IBM

SMS: A New Approach to Two Factor Authentication
sponsored by Nexmo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to secure enterprise data and sensitive information on mobile devices by using two factor authentication (2FA). View now to learn the 15 best practices to implementing a 2FA strategy and ensuring security success.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 21 Jan 2015

Nexmo

How to Avoid Today's Top 8 Enterprise Mobility Security Issues
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This helpful resource presents the top 8 mobile security risks that you need to be on top of right now in order to protect your business, and also provides a questionnaire designed to elucidate and resolve the gaps in your approach to mobile security.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 12 Dec 2014

BlackBerry

How to Achieve Complete Mobile Security without Sacrificing User Experience
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper takes an in-depth look at dealing with the difficult security challenges associated with mobility adoption. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 18 Dec 2014

BlackBerry

How BlackBerry Addresses BYOD Security Issues
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how the BlackBerry® platform aims to resolve the security issues inherent in accessing sensitive enterprise data on consumer devices.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

BlackBerry

The Secret Ingredient in Mobile ROI
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn why security doesn't have to be a barrier to your business goals, but rather enable business decision-makers, end users and daily operations.
Posted: 21 Apr 2015 | Published: 21 Apr 2015

BlackBerry

Continuous Monitoring: A New Approach to Proactively Protecting your Global Perimeter
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the need for continuous monitoring. Access now to explore a blueprint to improving your network security strategy and how to identify and address potential threats enabled by vulnerabilities in software or systems.
Posted: 21 Apr 2015 | Published: 13 Aug 2014

Qualys

7 Best Practices for Securing Hadoop
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to develp a data life-cycle-centric approach to Hadoop security by asking yourself five integral questions. Access now to learn the 7 step program to improving your security strategy.
Posted: 21 Apr 2015 | Published: 11 Apr 2014

IBM

Hackers and Dating App Vulnerabilities - A Match Made in Heaven
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the 4 most dangerous data app vulnerabilities and offers steps to take for you and your users to mitigate risk.  Read on to learn more.
Posted: 21 Apr 2015 | Published: 11 Feb 2015

IBM

Narrowing The Security Gap With Automated Configuration Assessment
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the three best practices to controlling incorrect app configurations and how to minimize risks.
Posted: 20 Apr 2015 | Published: 28 Jan 2015

Qualys
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SECURITY THREATS DEFINITION (continued): …  identitythieves to surreptitiously obtain personal or business information about the user.Countermeasures specific to the prevention of parameter tampering involve the validation of allparameters to ensure that they conform to standards concerning minimum and maximum allowablelength, allowable numeric range, allowable character sequences and patterns, whether or not theparameter is actually required to conduct the transaction in question, and whether or not null isallowed.Whitelisting(accepting only allowable input) is more effective than blacklisting(refusing to accept forbidden input). A Web … 
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