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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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The Pressing Need to Improve Incident Response
sponsored by NetCitadel
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the importance of effective incident response and how with the right strategy, you can greatly enhance your security.
Posted: 20 Mar 2014 | Published: 20 Mar 2014

NetCitadel

Combating Cybercrime - A Collective Global Response
sponsored by ThreatMetrix
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the current threat landscape and how businesses are combating cybercrime on a global level.
Posted: 20 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

ThreatMetrix

Hackers, Hacking, and CEHv8
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This resource addresses hackers, hacking, and what can be done to prevent cyber-attacks. It also highlights the different motives for hacking and common methods hackers use.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 21 Jan 2014

Global Knowledge

IBM Security Services Client Reference Guide
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth guide explores essential case studies that will help you understand the evolving threat landscape and learn from your peers' compliance challenges.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

IBM

Critical Factors to Endpoint Security
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the need for a new layered, defense-in-depth security approach – one that fortifies the endpoint itself through a handful of security controls and critical factors to keep users and endpoints safe.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 19 Mar 2014

Dell, Inc.

Establishing a Logical Perimeter: The Evolution of Network Security
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper examines how your organization can meet the challenges of securing and managing a modern network by embracing a perimeter model based on logical controls that consistently enforce enterprise policy wherever an asset is located.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 19 Mar 2014

Palo Alto Networks

A New Standard for Security Leaders. Insights from the 2013 IBM CISO Assessment
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This guide discusses security leaders' top concerns with today's aggressive threat landscape.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

Neustar® SiteProtect: Intelligent DDoS Protection
sponsored by Neustar®
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines a DDoS security solution that stops attacks quickly, mitigates risks to revenue and customer experience all while eliminating the need for in-house resources.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 19 Mar 2014

Neustar®

Stop Fraud Before it Happens
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features a healthcare fraud management solution that offers detection, prevention, and management tools to better identify threats before they strike.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Verizon

Extending Next Generation Firewalls – Security Leaders must Address Threats from Rising SSL Traffic
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the next generation firewall, examining its market drivers, critical requirements and how it is extending to respond to the ever-changing needs of the modern enterprise.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Reducing the Cost and Complexity of Endpoint Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores key tactics for thwarting cyber-attacks, how to protect your system, and the benefits of utilizing endpoint management.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

9 Simple (but Critical) Tips for Effective Patch Management
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers 9 patch management best practices. Click now to reveal a comprehensive solution that will help you achieve effective patch management without suffering high costs.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

IBM Security Services Cyber Security Intelligence Index
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This guide asks some key questions about the current threat landscape and analyzes cyber-attacks across the world.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

IBM

Still Using Proxies for URL Filtering? There's a Better Way
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses a next-generation security solution that combines firewall and threat prevention technologies to provide the network visibility and control that proxy-based devices just can't offer.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

Palo Alto Networks

Protecting Your Mid-Size Business from Today's Security Threats
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource dives deep into 3 articles revolving around the protection of mid-sized business from today's security threats.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Managing Non-Microsoft Updates
sponsored by Secunia
WHITE PAPER: This guide focuses on the importance of security patches and how you can easily update your configuration from one centralized location.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Secunia

The Modern Malware Review: Analysis of New and Evasive Malware in Live Enterprise Networks
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper discusses the latest malware threats, analyzing more than 1,000 organizations and examining the malware samples that were initially undetected by industry-standard security solutions.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2013

Palo Alto Networks

BlackBerry 10 & BES10 Security Guide: The Perfect Balance of Protection & Productivity
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper examines a mobile security solution that provides end-to-end protection for your mobile data without sacrificing the experience that keeps employees productive and efficient.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

BlackBerry

BlackBerry 10: Setting New Standards in Mobile Security
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses a mobile management solution that provides cutting-edge mobile security which centralizes and simplifies your security management, allowing you to give your information the protection it needs.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

BlackBerry

10 Ways to Build a Better Big Data Security Strategy
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Data collection plays a huge role in today's security landscape, and this guide explores 10 ways that you can achieve effective security by utilizing big data analytics.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

IT Security: Midsize Businesses Face Enterprise- Caliber Threats
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: As cybercriminals are carrying out sophisticated, enterprise-grade attacks on midsize businesses, ensuring system security within those smaller firms is more important than ever. This brief whitepaper explores the flaws in many midmarket organizations' IT security and why they are being targeted.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

A New Vision for Management of Fraud and Improper Payments
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the negative impact fraud has on healthcare benefits programs. Read on to learn 5 fraud management best practices and to discover a comprehensive SaaS platform that offers real-time security assessment.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Verizon

Separating Work and Personal at the Platform Level, How BlackBerry Balance Works
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource examines a mobile management solution that partitions work data from personal data using two completely separate file systems, ensuring the security of your sensitive business information.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

BlackBerry

Protection For Every Enterprise, How BlackBerry Security Works
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses mobile management platform that's been built from the ground up to deliver a high-quality user experience while adhering to the ever-shifting demands of keeping your devices secure.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

BlackBerry

The Evolution of the Enterprise…And Enterprise Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines the technologies that are changing the enterprise and effects that they have on your security environment. Read on and also learn about emerging security trends and requirements that can help keep your organization safe as technologies evolve.
Posted: 14 Mar 2014 | Published: 14 Mar 2014

Fortinet, Inc.
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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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