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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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Finding the Security Balance for Virtual Environments
sponsored by Kaspersky Lab
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth white paper will help you identify the right security approach for your virtual environment that won't be a drain your system's performance.
Posted: 21 Aug 2014 | Published: 21 Aug 2014

Kaspersky Lab

Put Security on the Agenda: Aligning IT Security with Business Goals
sponsored by Kaspersky Lab
WHITE PAPER: Read this in-depth guide to discover new integrated systems management and mobile device management solutions that could help your organization enhance its existing security plan.
Posted: 21 Aug 2014 | Published: 21 Aug 2014

Kaspersky Lab

4 Steps to Effective Security Intelligence
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, learn about a new security event information management solution that enables faster event processing and real-time security information.
Posted: 21 Aug 2014 | Published: 21 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Stop Password Sprawl with SaaS Single Sign-On via Active Directory
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to get a better understanding of the challenges to adopting SaaS applications, hidden costs of SaaS, and security issues with SaaS apps. Read on to learn more about bolstering your cloud security efforts and stopping password sprawl.
Posted: 21 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Centrify Corporation

How Midsize Businesses Can Defend Against Enterprise-Caliber Threats
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the security posture of midsize companies and how effective they are, as well as the four most important industry insights into midsize company security.
Posted: 21 Aug 2014 | Published: 21 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Rising Cyber Crime Mandates More Effective Security Measures
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: In this in-depth white paper, get the facts from industry veterans on how to best prevent data breaches and implement effective risk management.
Posted: 21 Aug 2014 | Published: 21 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Get the Facts On APTs To Avoid Misguided Security Efforts
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This expert E-Guide cuts through the confusion, explaining exactly what an APT is, what they are capable of, and how you can best defend your organization from them.
Posted: 20 Aug 2014 | Published: 20 Aug 2014

IBM

Top Six Steps to Boost Advanced Persistent Threat Security
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this expert E-guide, discover the six steps your organization can take to mitigate the threat of APTs, including building a growing security team, cross functional integration, centralized logs, and more.
Posted: 20 Aug 2014 | Published: 20 Aug 2014

IBM

Top 3 Reasons to Give Insiders a Unified Identity
sponsored by Centrify Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper stresses the importance of recognizing the danger of malicious insiders and the potential for breaches caused by employee error or negligence, as well as the top 3 reasons to consider giving insiders a unified identity.
Posted: 20 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Centrify Corporation

Fax Security: Minimizing Breaches and Compliance Risks
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: In this in-depth resource, you'll gain critical insights into the best practices and strategies for maintaining process control, information integrity, privacy, and effective archiving for your fax communications.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

OpenText

Protection for Every Enterprise: Maximizing Mobile Security
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: In this helpful white paper, get the facts on mobile security and the best protections strategies from today's advanced cyber threats.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

BlackBerry

The Top 8 Mobile Security Risks: Is Your Organzation Protected?
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: In this essential white paper, discover the top 8 security risks for mobile devices and determine if your organization's assets are properly protected.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

BlackBerry

Why Security is Paramount in Enterprise Mobility Management
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Inside this informative white paper, explore a new Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution which makes it easy to create, manage, and secure apps on any device.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

BlackBerry

Control Network Security with a New Approach to Malware Defense
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This brief highlights a solution that integrates next-generation firewalls with intrusion prevention to create a barrier against harmful malware.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Big Security for Big Data
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource details how to make security event management simple, intelligent, efficient, and manageable, despite the issues big data creates. View now to learn more!
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Security Intelligence for a Faster World
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores how a new security information and event management (SIEM) system provides the unparalleled protection your organization needs to face the risks of big data.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Securing Your IT Infrastructure with SOC/NOC Collaboration
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Get help seamlessly integrating log management into IT operations to effectively integrate SOC and NOC, empowering your organization to effectively manage your IT infrastructure while simultaneously ensuring its security.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 28 Sep 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Security for a Faster World
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This eBook presents a maturity model that will help you determine how secure you really are, explores five questions every CIO should be able to answer, and outlines a new approach based on intelligence gathering and research that can keep you ahead of the cybercriminals.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Jun 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Top 5 Truths About Big Data Hype and Security Intelligence
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource outlines the top five truths behind the Big Data hype and explains why Big Data Security Analytics (BDSA) is the future of security intelligence. Read on to learn how it offers the insight you need to perform real-time threat detection and defense.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 05 Sep 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

A Universal Log Management Solution
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore a universal log management solution that consolidates log data from security, compliance audit, IT operations, and application development teams to provide clear visibility to improve troubleshooting abilities.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

The Importance of Reputation
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the inexplicable link between data and security, and lays out the current threat landscape in today's ever-changing IT world.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

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: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

10 Ways to Protect Your Company From a Data Breach
sponsored by Bit9, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore this brief paper that highlights 10 best practices to protect your company from a data breach while maintaining required PCI compliance (hint: all of these tips fall under these topics – visibility, asset control, enforcement, trust policy, and advance measurement).
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 18 Aug 2014

Bit9, Inc.

The 2014 Next Generation Firewall Challenge
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource helps you understand the next generation firewall (NGFW), and how to choose the best solution to combat today's threats.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 18 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

The Convergence of Security and Compliance
sponsored by Bit9, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper highlights potential compliance and security gaps, what effect these gaps can have on your organization, and how to close these gaps to bolster the security of servers and endpoints. Additionally, explore a discussion around 5 core compliance controls.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Bit9, 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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