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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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A New Security Strategy: Focusing on Risk
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to shift your security strategy from a compliance-based model to a risk-based model to protect strategic assets. Continue reading and discover how to improve your overall security strategy by implementing a security training and awareness program.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 29 Apr 2015

Clearswift

Managing Regulatory Examinations - Streamlining the Process
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn how to streamline the document review process and ensure preparation for regulatory exams.
Posted: 19 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

IntraLinks, Inc

Benefit from Collaboration without Compromising Security
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper outlines a strategy for facilitating collaboration without compromising your IT security.
Posted: 19 May 2015 | Published: 03 Jun 2014

Clearswift

Security and Unlocking the Value of the Mobile Workforce
sponsored by EE
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore the benefits and challenges of mobile computing and why MDM needs to transition to enterprise mobility management (EMM) to secure apps and content. Continue reading to learn more.
Posted: 19 May 2015 | Published: 18 Mar 2015

EE

Work Smarter, Not Harder, to Secure Your Applications
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This paper features Maverick research from Gartner analyst, Joseph Feiman: Stop Protecting Your Apps: It's Time for Apps to Protect Themselves.
Posted: 18 May 2015 | Published: 01 May 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Examining File Sync and Sharing Security
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, examine one file sync, share, and collaboration platform and how to secure data inside and outside of the enterprise. Continue reading to learn how you to remain compliant and if this approach is right for your organization.
Posted: 18 May 2015 | Published: 17 Dec 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

How to Securely Sync, Share, Collaborate, and Manage Business Content
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines one Software as a Service (SaaS) strategy and how it enables mobile content access and secure file sharing outside of the firewall. View now to see how other organizations have used this approach to protect data and files as they are accessed and shared and if it is right for your organization.
Posted: 18 May 2015 | Published: 16 Dec 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Top 10 Data Security Mistakes to Avoid
sponsored by EE
WHITE PAPER: This insightful white paper presents the top 10 common security mistakes that countless organizations have made recently.
Posted: 18 May 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

EE

As Enterprise Mobility Usage Escalates, So Does Security Risk
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: In this expert white paper, examine how to tame the mobile security beast through two-factor authentication and single-sign-on approaches. Continue reading to learn how other organizations are bringing harmony to the UX vs. IT security debate and other steps you can take to protect data and apps.
Posted: 18 May 2015 | Published: 08 May 2015

HID

Top Marketing Data Collaboration Challenges
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: In this whtie paper, discover the 6 data security and control challenges that marketing departments face and how to reduce risk and loss.
Posted: 15 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

IntraLinks, Inc

Protection from the Inside: Application Security Methodologies Compared
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, the SANS Institute captures the relative capabilities and efficiencies of RASP and WAF technologies using a representative product in each category. Learn how your defense-in-depth strategy could benefit from the additional visibility of runtime protection.
Posted: 15 May 2015 | Published: 16 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Fighting Today's Advanced Attacks
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper demystifies APTs and reveals a three phase strategy to defending your network against determined cybercriminals.
Posted: 13 May 2015 | Published: 22 Apr 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

The Collaborative Data Privacy Handbook
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: As more organizations share sensitive data, the risk of leak or theft increases.  This white paper outlines six steps to improving data privacy and sharing principles and preventing regulatory and market sanctions.
Posted: 13 May 2015 | Published: 10 Dec 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Securing Your Data Center from Endpoints to the Core
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the features and benefits of a security approach that defends the network core and edge to better protect data centers from today's latest risk factors.
Posted: 12 May 2015 | Published: 29 Apr 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Advanced Attacks Require an Advanced Solution
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines a simple three phase framework for detecting and blocking concealed threats and protecting data on your network and beyond.
Posted: 12 May 2015 | Published: 29 Apr 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

2015 Cyberthreat Defense Report
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this report, discover what security professionals had to say about mobile security, endpoint security, and other important trends in the cybersecurity landscape.
Posted: 12 May 2015 | Published: 12 May 2015

Citrix

How to Prevent Security Breaches in Your Retail Network
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore the multi-vector nature common to most high-profile retail security breaches in this white paper and learn about the several common characteristics of recent breaches and how to protect your data against hackers.
Posted: 12 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Dell, Inc.

Shellshock and Future Vulnerabilities — Buying Precious Time
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore how Shellsock works, how attackers are exploiting network vulnerabilities, and what to do about future vulnerabilities.  View now to learn more.
Posted: 11 May 2015 | Published: 01 Apr 2015

Dell, Inc.

Defending Against New Ransomware Threats
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover five ways to make sure you're prepared for a ransomware attack.
Posted: 11 May 2015 | Published: 11 May 2015

Trend Micro

Custom Defense Against Targeted Attacks
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover how you can build custom-designed security that can withstand even the most advanced targeted attack.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Trend Micro

Food for the Hungry Stops Malware in its Tracks
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, learn how a major non-profit eradicated malware in its network.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 08 May 2015


Florida Gulf Coast University Teaches Malware a Lesson
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive case study, discover how a major university kept thousands of users safe from malware.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 08 May 2015


Endpoint Security for Today's Cyber Risks
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how you can create layered endpoint security with the combination of anti-malware and anti-exploit software.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Published: 07 May 2015


Securing Your End of Life Servers While Enabling a Safe Transition
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how to continue running your end of life platform while avoiding common security risks and preparing to upgrade your system.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Trend Micro

Network Security 3 Phase Framework
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines a simple three phase framework for protecting data and defending against concealed threats. View now to learn how this strategy keeps you ahead of the curve to prevent new attacks.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 29 Apr 2015

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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