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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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A Practical Introduction to Enterprise Mobility Management
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to get a breakdown of how mobile device management (MDM) and mobile app management (MAM) can address today's challenges. Read on to get guidelines on how enterprise mobility management technology applies to your environment.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 07 Jul 2014

Code42

Behavioral Analysis: Why it's Key to Mobile App Security
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
CASE STUDY: In this brief case study, learn how Veracode, an application security company, dealt with security testing for the third-party development of a custom mobile app for iOS and Android. Discover what happens when a security risk is identified, and learn the key steps to decision-making in response.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Veracode, Inc.

Global 100 Manufacturer Reduces Risk Across 30,000 Domains in 8 Days
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Many globally-operating enterprises suffer from the same problem: identifying and securing web applications over tens of thousands of IP addresses. This brief case study illustrates how one global 100 manufacturer overcame this challenge by transitioning to a cloud-based application security platform.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 03 Jul 2014

Veracode, Inc.

Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: Choosing the right software security testing tool can be an overwhelming process. In this Gartner report, make your decision a little easier with a comparison of the top app security testing vendors on the market, including IBM, HP, Veracode, Aspect, and more.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 02 Jul 2013

Veracode, Inc.

Five critical steps to achieving an effective application security program
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains a variety of application threats that organisations deal with, and introduces 5 practical steps to take when implementing application security.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

Global Bank Scales Application Security Program
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Like many companies, one global bank wanted to transform their security program with a centralized platform that ensured consistency across app development teams. In this case study, discover how the bank leveraged a cloud-based platform to analyze and secure hundreds of business-critical applications at the speed they desired.
Posted: 02 Jul 2014 | Published: 02 Jul 2014

Veracode, Inc.

Application Security 101
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper for a guide to modern application security with a focus on why software development teams should be trained in secure development techniques.
Posted: 02 Jul 2014 | Published: 02 Jul 2014

Veracode, Inc.

Addressing the Scalability Challenge of Application Security with Veracode
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a simpler, more scalable approach to application security across your entire infrastructure -- including web, mobile, and third-party apps. Read now to learn how this cloud-based platform helps overcome five common security challenges.
Posted: 02 Jul 2014 | Published: 02 Jul 2014

Veracode, Inc.

Building Security into the Agile SDLC: View from the Trenches
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WEBCAST: In this webinar, learn how to build security into the Agile software development lifecycle (SDLC) first hand from two security and development professionals. Discover how they were able to make security part of core development efforts and get executive support to build a more secure SDLC.
Posted: 02 Jul 2014 | Premiered: Mar 13, 2014

Veracode, Inc.

Enhance End-User Productivity While Keeping your Apps and Files Secure
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper details a product that can help you increase end-use productivity while keeping your application and files secure in the increasingly mobile business landscape.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

NComputing

Best Practices for a Secure Mobile Workforce
sponsored by Accellion, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to reduce the risk of mobile data breaches while keeping mobile workers productive.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 29 Apr 2014

Accellion, Inc.

Symantec Data Loss Prevention for Mobile
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: This webcast introduces the highest-rated DLP solution with industry-leading detection technology.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jun 27, 2014

Symantec Corporation

It’s All About the App: Mobile Security That Helps Enable the Business
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: With mobility strategies quickly becoming a priority for the majority of organizations, this informative guide provides information on mobile security strategies that every business needs to learn more about.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Published: 22 Nov 2013

CA Technologies.

MidWestern Community Bank Defends Againts Online Attacks
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
CASE STUDY: This case study examines a Midwestern community bank that has experienced DDoS attacks coming from a foreign country.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Juniper Networks, Inc.

DDOS Secure - DDoS Mitigation for Your Network and Critical Applications
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
DATA SHEET: This resource stresses the importance of a fully automated application-layer of protection, and touches upon the necessary security architecture.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Defending Against Application-Layer DDoS Attacks
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the serious problem that DDoS threats present, and how it impacts your business.
Posted: 25 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Closing the Biggest Hole in Web Application Delivery
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores a strategy for closing the biggest hole in web application delivery.
Posted: 24 Jun 2014 | Published: 24 Jun 2014

CA Technologies.

Successful Application Security Testing for Agile Development
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Find out how one leading vendor is working to provide only the best coding practices and application security testing, so businesses like you can make sure your applications are safe and secure.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Veracode, Inc.

Delivering Secure SaaS Solutions
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Find out how one vendor is designing, implementing, maintaining and auditing security in every layer of their cloud-based services to make sure their customers are happy and their mission-critical, confidential applications remain safe.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Veracode, Inc.

Five Program Management Best Practices
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Find out how program management helped one company achieve a successful application security program.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Veracode, Inc.

Webinar: Practical Examples for Achieving and Maintaining DevOps Compliance for Financial Institutions
sponsored by WANdisco
WEBCAST: Banking and financial institutions rely heavily on internally developed software to provide new products and services and are faced with an ever-changing regulatory environment that imposes tremendous challenges. This webinar will review specific compliance challenges, and how to automate compliance for open source software.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Dec 31, 2013

WANdisco

Maximize XenApp Global High Availability and Security
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Find out which application virtualization and delivery solutions are capable of working together to provide you with both high availability and stellar security.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Citrix

2013 Market Analysis of Asia Pacific Web Application Firewall Vendors
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper demonstrates an overview of Asia Pacific Web Application Firewall vendors and compares them to one another.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 20 Jun 2014

F5 Networks

Webinar: The Big Picture - Unified Subversion & Git Access Control and Auditing
sponsored by WANdisco
WEBCAST: Consistent access control and auditing are now more important than ever for Agile workflows, corporate policies, and regulatory compliance. Until now, organizations using Subversion and Git had no way to standardize enforcement. This webinar focuses on new tools that enable company-wide standardization.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Dec 31, 2013

WANdisco

The Total Value of Simpana Software
sponsored by CommVault Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives survey results on a backup software solution that drives additional value not only in terms of costs but also efficiency, risk reduction, and data value.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

CommVault Systems, Inc.
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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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