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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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What Are The Real Threats? Using Threat Research Reports to Set Security Priorities
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This resource features key findings from the top 4 security reports published in the last year to help IT pros better understand and identify potential threats.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Combatting Advanced Threats with Endpoint Security Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this resource to explore an integrated approach that combines the capabilities of endpoint management with security intelligence to close gaps against a malicious threat environment.
Posted: 13 May 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

The Business Value of Integrated Anti-Virus Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features an integrated anti-malware protection solution that not only improves identification and remediation across all endpoints, but also offers benefits to your bottom line.
Posted: 13 May 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

The Bot Threat
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, get vital information about the malicious bot, also known as botnets when in large forces, and explore 4 key features that will help you build a defence-in-depth security system to prevent these attacks from compromising your networks.
Posted: 13 May 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Maintaining Continuous Compliance: A New Best-Practice Approach
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights a new approach to compliance that offers continuous visibility to reduce the amount of risk, lower costs, and improve overall security.
Posted: 13 May 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

IBM

10 Ways to Build a Better Big Data Security Strategy
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores the role of Big Data and outlines 10 best practices for Big Data security.
Posted: 12 May 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Reduce Federal Infrastructure Risk with Compliance Management and Situational Awareness
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features holistic information and network security tools that help federal agencies meet strict compliance mandates.
Posted: 12 May 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Guard Data In Government Environments by Implementing Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource features a cost-effective automated diagnostics and mitigation security solution that offers continuous protection and is easily integrated with existing systems.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

10 Essential Elements for a Secure Enterprise Mobility Strategy
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers 10 key guidelines to securing mobile strategies so that organizations are confident in their defenses against theft and loss while users are satisfied with performance.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 01 Jun 2014

Citrix

How to Improve Security and Governance for Content Distributed on Mobile Devices
sponsored by bigtincan information
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines an application solution that allows for the distribution, management, and governance of a range of content, including documents and multimedia, with enterprise-grade security.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 09 May 2014

bigtincan information

Three Key Strategies to Prevent Network Outages
sponsored by KEMP Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores 3 key strategies for preventing network outages and highlights the top 3 threats to your network uptime.
Posted: 08 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

KEMP Technologies

MDM and beyond: Rethinking mobile security in a BYOD world
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses how your organization can embrace BYOD with full security and control, providing a simple and streamlined user experience.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

Citrix

Internet Security Threat Report - 2014
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth guide explores today's widespread threat landscape and 7 areas that deserve special attention in the coming year.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

Symantec Corporation

Best Practices for Security and Compliance with Amazon Web Services
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: This resource sheds light on the latest expectations for cloud security, and what role providers and customers have in securing a cloud environment. Click through to reveal 12 steps to a successful secure cloud adoption.
Posted: 15 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Trend Micro

A Step-By-Step Guide to Monetizing Cloud Data Protection and Collaboration
sponsored by Infrascale
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers 6 critical tips for MSPs to help clients secure sensitive business data in a growing endpoint and cloud-based environment.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

Infrascale

Phishing: The Latest Tactics And Potential Business Impacts
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide takes an in-depth look at phishing and how it has become an effective tactic for cybercriminals.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

Symantec

The Power To Destroy: How Malware Works
sponsored by Symantec
WHITE PAPER: View this comprehensive resource to understand today's malware and how it can negatively impact your business if you don't include website vulnerability assessments.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

Symantec

Keeping Distributed Endpoints Safe and Compliant
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Keeping distributed endpoints safe and compliant has become a costly, complex and time consuming task. In this resource uncover how to overcome these challenges with an approach that provides real-time visibility and control over endpoints and quickly remediates issues to help ensure continuous security and compliance.
Posted: 12 May 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2012

IBM

A Cohesive Approach to Addressing Advanced Targeted Attacks
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource features a 5-component threat prevention framework that takes existing technologies to the next level to better protect your vulnerable networks from today's advanced threats.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 09 May 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

The Fight for Full Network Visibility in a Dangerous World
sponsored by APCON, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights critical features your network security strategies may be missing that are mandatory in today's advanced threat environment.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 09 May 2014

APCON, Inc.

3 Strategies to Manage Compliance Mandates
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper focuses on 3 strategies to easily manage compliance. Follow along with these guidelines to prove to senior execs and board members that your company meets all of its requirements and can defensibly prove it.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 09 May 2014

Citrix

Preventing Dangerous File-Sharing
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers 4 steps to help prevent employees from using unsecured consumer-grade file-sharing solutions.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

GlobalScape

Defending Against Malware: A Holistic Approach to One of Today's Biggest IT Risks
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers background on today's malware and its 4 predictable steps. Click through to discover a set of integrated solutions that offer improved visibility and defense to block advanced attacks.
Posted: 08 May 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Transferring Data without Secure Protocols?
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines a solution that protects your data wherever it may be so that your users can remain productive.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

GlobalScape

4 Secrets to Meaningful Security Discussions with the Board of Directors
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper outlines 4 helpful hints for meaningful security discussions with your Board of Directors.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

Citrix
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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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