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DEFINITION: Application security is the use of software, hardware, and procedural methods to protect applications from external threats. Security measures built into applications and a sound application security routine minimize the likelihood that hackers will be able to manipulate applications and access, steal, modify, or delete sensitive data. Once an afterthought in software design, security is becoming an  … 
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Secure Web Gateways Decision Center
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This Decision Center will help sort the different feature options and deployment challenges and help you bring efficiency to your threat management programs by centralizing Web-based security and stop managing numerous standalone Web security products.
Posted: 29 Oct 2013 | Premiered: 23 Sep 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Applying the Four Standards of Security-Based CIA
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: High levels of optimization help to ensure that an organization's information security approach is both well-rounded and flexible enough to meet current and future threats.
Posted: 28 Oct 2013 | Published: 28 Oct 2013

Global Knowledge

EMA Radar for Application-Aware Network Performance Management
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cascade outperforms other application-aware network performance management solutions in such important areas as product strength and cost efficiency. Read the EMA whitepaper to get the full story.
Posted: 22 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Security for a Faster World: Issue 3
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Experts discuss the most pressing security trends and the methods needed to keep critical assets safe today.
Posted: 21 Oct 2013 | Published: 21 Oct 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

SearchSecurity.com University: Why SSL Certificate Security Matters
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: In this Security School lesson, you'll learn about specific methods used to exploit SSL and how to defend against them.
Posted: 21 Oct 2013 | Premiered: 24 Oct 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Application Hardening: Evolving Techniques for Proactive Enterprise Application Security
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This expert guide from SearchSecurity.com provides crucial tips for creating an effective threat and vulnerability management program and examines how you can strengthen and streamline your application security.
Posted: 21 Oct 2013 | Published: 21 Oct 2013

SearchSecurity.com

The Forrester Wave™: File Sync And Share Platforms
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This report and accompanying spreadsheet detail the findings about how well each file sync and share vendor scores based on Forrester's criteria and where they stand in relation to each other. Read on to discover more!
Posted: 01 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

EMC Corporation

Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
ANALYST REPORT: Access this in-depth analyst report from Gartner on the top vendors in application security testing (AST) to find out which category of testing your organization needs to protect against intensifying targeted attacks.
Posted: 27 Sep 2013 | Published: 02 Jul 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Mobilizing Windows Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This test report demonstrates the ability to mobilize Windows apps from a central datacenter and deliver them to mobile devices such as tablets.
Posted: 25 Sep 2013 | Published: 25 Sep 2013

Citrix

Mapping Security for your Virtual Environment
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Access this brief white paper that addresses the concern over managing virtual environment security with an enterprise-ready system that provides full visibility of physical and virtual data center and simplified security policy management.
Posted: 25 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

The Evolution of Server Load Balancing
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a solution that not only allows users to measure end-to-end application, network and browser rendering performance data in real-time, but also one that automatically accelerates web sites.
Posted: 30 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Oct 2013

Radware

Application Control at the Wireless Edge
sponsored by Xirrus
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines an application control solution that uses next-generation Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) technology to deliver Layer 7 application visibility and policy control.
Posted: 24 Oct 2013 | Published: 24 Oct 2013

Xirrus

Web Application Performance Management
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a solution that not only allows users to measure end-to-end application, network and browser rendering performance data in real-time, but also one that automatically accelerates web sites; optimizing HTML dynamically and reducing web page build times by up to 50% on PC and mobile browsers.
Posted: 24 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Radware

Deliver Virtual Apps and Desktops as Mobile Services
sponsored by Citrix
VIDEO: This video details a solution to BYOD that will give users the personalized experience they crave while keeping your data secure.
Posted: 24 Oct 2013 | Premiered: 24 Oct 2013

Citrix

Automated Log Management for Hybrid Cloud Environments
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a log management tool that addresses the needs of today's dynamic environment by providing quality of service, operational efficiency, and compliance features for optimum infrastructure and application service levels.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Published: 13 May 2013

VMware, Inc.

How To: Creating Content Packs
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this detailed white paper, explore content packs, the information they store, and best practices for content pack creation within Log Insight 1.0.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

VMware, Inc.

IBM Worklight on IBM.com
sponsored by IBM
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: This resource introduces a mobile application platform that enables you to easily build, run and manage mobile apps. Read now to explore the features, capabilities, and benefits of this technology.
Posted: 15 Oct 2013 | Published: 15 Oct 2013

IBM

Mobile Application Management Primer: Expert Insight
sponsored by Apperian, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert guide from SeachConsumerization.com examines what MAM really means, how it differs from mobile device management (MDM), how it controls applications, and much more. Read on and learn how MAM can make the difference between success and failure in the mobile age.
Posted: 14 Oct 2013 | Published: 14 Oct 2013

Apperian, Inc.

The Use Case for Integrated Vulnerability Management CORE Security
sponsored by Core Security Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper emphasizes the importance of an effective vulnerability management infrastructure to avoid data overload challenges and explores how to stay on track by consolidating, analyzing, and prioritizing data for maximum security.
Posted: 10 Oct 2013 | Published: 10 Oct 2013

Core Security Technologies

Transcript: Rethink Your Strategy with a Network Monitoring Switch
sponsored by Ixia
TRANSCRIPT: Click now for an exclusive searchNetworking.com presentation transcript that covers how a network monitoring switch can provide visibility, control, performance, and security for today's networks. Get information on a five-step process to get the most out of your network monitoring tools.
Posted: 30 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Ixia

10 Best Practices for Microsoft SharePoint Security
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover ten best practices everyone should follow when using a leading collaboration and content management application designed to eradicate vulnerabilities in your organization.
Posted: 27 Sep 2013 | Published: 27 Sep 2013

Thawte Inc.

6 Key Areas of Mobile Security
sponsored by Appcelerator
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, explore the six different layers of security that must be considered when it comes to mobile applications, and learn how you can minimize the risk to your customers, bottom line, and your brand.
Posted: 25 Sep 2013 | Published: 25 Sep 2013

Appcelerator

Gamania Group tightens security to strengthen game development capability
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, read up on a gaming software company that was looking to expand in the market, but first turned to automated security management tools to ensure compliance and customer trust before moving forward.
Posted: 25 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Web Application Security Insider's Edition
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: This Insider Edition will help you understand threats against Web applications, how you can help developers with security tools and training and how to deploy technologies such as Web application firewalls to keep your organization's Web presence safe.
Posted: 19 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 0002

SearchSecurity.com

AppConnect and AppTunnel: Advanced Security for Mobile Apps
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource discusses a security solution that prevents data loss as mobile applications become business-critical and widespread tools in the enterprise.
Posted: 13 Sep 2013 | Published: 13 Sep 2013

MobileIron
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APPLICATION SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  increasingly important concern during development as applications become more frequently accessible over networks and are, as a result, vulnerable to a wide variety of threats. Actions taken to ensure application security are sometimes called countermeasures. The most basic software countermeasure is an application firewall that limits the execution of files or the handling of data by specific installed programs. The most common hardware countermeasure is a router that can prevent the IP address of an individual computer from being directly visible on the Internet. Other countermeasures include … 
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