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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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Top Tips for Time Stretched Admins
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WHITE PAPER: This guide provides time-saving tips that IT admins at smalland mid-sized companies can use to stay on top of theirworkloads, keep systems running and protected, and maintaina healthy work/life balance.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Nov 2014

GFI

Central Bank and Trust
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive case study takes an in-depth look at how one bank was able to recover and continue business after a security breach. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Nov 2014

GFI

SIEM missteps? Tips to Help you move Forward
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WEBCAST: Download this expert webcast now to learn about implementing the necessary practices for effective security information and event management use.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 13, 2014

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Stuck in a SIEM Rut?
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EGUIDE: This expert e-guide will help you make sure your security information and event management solution is improving your security posture.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Nov 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

The Internet of Things: A CISO and Network Security Perspective
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper dives head first into the realities of the Internet of Things, including the security considerations that go along with it.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

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Protecting Corporate Credentials Against Today’s Threats
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores the traditional method of protecting corporate credentials and how you must adapt to today's threat landscape.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 16 Sep 2014

IBM

How to Use Threat Intelligence with SIEM Products
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EGUIDE: This expert e-guide will teach you how to use security information and event management to protect your organization from evolving threats.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Nov 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

Identity and Access Governance Buyer's Guide
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WHITE PAPER: This Identity and Access Governance Buyer's Guide is designed to help you define requirements for an Identity and Access Governance solution for your enterprise.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

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4 Steps to Security Intelligence
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WHITE PAPER: Download this brief whitepaper to find out the four steps to security intelligence.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

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Protecting Your Business with a More Mature IT Security Strategy
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WHITE PAPER: HP Security Intelligence and Operations Consulting has performed maturity assessments evaluating people, processes and technology in 69 SOCs. This report presents their findings on the measured maturity level of SOCs by industry.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Published: 20 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Utilizing Security Ratings for Enterprise IT Risk Mitigation
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WHITE PAPER: Continue on to this important whitepaper now to explore the state of cyber-risk management in 2014.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Published: 18 Jun 2014

BitSight

The Economic Impact of AdvancedPersistent Threats
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores the financial impact of advanced persistent threats by detailing the results of a study of 755 IT and IT security practitioners.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Published: 13 May 2014

IBM

Cloud Security Solutions You Can Trust
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how cloud security solutions from Intel and VMware can enable your organization to confidently deploy a cloud infrastructure by safeguarding your sensitive data and strengthening regulatory compliance.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Intel Corporation

Growing the Security Analyst
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WHITE PAPER: In the fight against cyber bad guys, having smart, skilled good guys is critical. But even as businesses increase their reliance on security analysts, they face a serious workforce shortage as they attempt the find and hire the talent needed. The solution: grow your own.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Published: 20 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Enhance Network Security: A Survey by Ipsos Observer for HP
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the challenges faced by 205 network security professionals in the United States, including their major concerns, their experience with cyber threats, and their current and planned use of network security technologies.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 19 Nov 2014

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Network Security Intelligence Selection Buying Guide
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why network defense can make or break the success of an enterprise; and also introduces HP TippingPoint, a leader in security intelligence, as a potential solution.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 19 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

2014 Cost of Cyber Crime Study: Australia
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores the economic impact of cyber-crime on Australia in 2014.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 19 Nov 2014

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Ponemon Cost of Cyber Crime Study: Global Report
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WHITE PAPER: Ponemon Institute's 2014 Cost of Cyber Crime Study taps into the collective experience of 257 organizations in seven countries, describing the most common and most costly types of attacks; the greatest internal and external costs; and the security technologies most effective in reducing losses.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Finding the Right Security Assessment Approach for Your Organization
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WHITE PAPER: Download this exclusive whitepaper to determine how you should be assessing your security and explore test options.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Dell SecureWorks

2014 Global Report on the Cost of Cyber Crime
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Ponemon Institute's 2014 Cost of Cyber Crime Study taps into the collective experience of 257 organizations in seven countries, describing the most common and most costly types of attacks; the greatest internal and external costs; and the security technologies most effective in reducing losses.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Enterprise Software Security Strategies Pulse Report (SSA)
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WHITE PAPER: This survey report by Gatepoint Research explores the extent to which IT organizations employ application security testing and remediation solutions.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Raise Backup Success Rates with Data Protection Assessments
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper argues for implementing comprehensive data protection assessments to improve your backup success rates.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 13 Nov 2008

APTARE

Beyond Shadow IT: A Proactive Approach to Reducing Risk While Embracing Cloud Services
sponsored by SkyHigh
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper will teach you how to address shadow IT to ensure a stable, secure cloud environment.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 18 Nov 2014

SkyHigh

The ESG Cybersecurity Maturity Model
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WHITE PAPER: Based on their research, Enterprise Strategy Group has developed a cyber security maturity model that classifies organizations as basic, progressing, or advanced.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 22 Oct 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Addressing the Full Attack Continuum- A New Security Model For Before, During and After an Attack
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This important whitepaper will teach you how to develop a threat-centric security approach.
Posted: 17 Nov 2014 | Published: 17 Nov 2014

Cisco
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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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