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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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Websense® Security Labs™: 8 Security Predictions for 2015
sponsored by Websense
WHITE PAPER: This must-read resource from Websense presents the top 8 security predictions for 2015.
Posted: 01 Dec 2014 | Published: 18 Nov 2014

Websense

Are You Fully Prepared for Shellshock?
sponsored by Dell Software
WEBCAST: Join this webinar for technical insight into Shellshock, and learn what you can do to protect networks and Linux-based devices from attacks.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 25, 2014

Dell Software

Take Inventory of your Open Source Software Security
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: In this expert guide, Michael Cobb explains why enterprise development teams should create in-house repositories to mitigate the risks of applications built on open source code.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Update Your Application Security Policy After Heartbleed
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: In this expert guide, Michael Cobb explains why relying solely on other parties to correctly implement and deliver software security can put enterprise and customer data at risk.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Integrated Network Security Architecture: Threat-Focused Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores the need for an interoperable network security architecture to combat today's security threats.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Sep 2014

Cisco

Top Tips for Time Stretched Admins
sponsored by ControlNow
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

ControlNow

Central Bank and Trust
sponsored by ControlNow
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

ControlNow

The Internet of Things: A CISO and Network Security Perspective
sponsored by Cisco
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

Cisco

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

Hewlett-Packard Company

Protecting Your Business with a More Mature IT Security Strategy
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Your ability to spot and stop cyber attacks depends on having the right security people, processes, and technology in place. HP Security Intelligence and Operations Consulting has assessed the security programs of dozens of enterprises. The results are concerning--24 percent of companies do not meet minimum requirements for security monitoring.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Published: 20 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Growing the Security Analyst
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
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
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
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

Hewlett-Packard Company

Network Security Intelligence Selection Buying Guide
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
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
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores the economic impact of cyber-crime on Australia in 2014.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 19 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Ponemon Cost of Cyber Crime Study: Global Report
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: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 19 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Finding the Right Security Assessment Approach for Your Organization
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
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)
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
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

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

How to Properly Plan Against Attacks with Incident Response and Advanced Malware Protection
sponsored by TaaSera
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores the dos and don'ts of creating an incident response plan and looks at how advanced malware uses your own network against you.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

TaaSera

Secure Mobile Email for the Lean IT Department
sponsored by Shavlik Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This expert whitepaper explores how you can keep you end-users happy and your corporate information safe in the age of mobile email.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

Shavlik Technologies

Cost of a Breach Rising; How to Protect Against It
sponsored by TaaSera
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores how the Target breach of 2013 has changed the way organizations approach security.
Posted: 01 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Dec 2014

TaaSera

Mobile Cloud Security: What CXOs Need to Know
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
RESOURCE: This blog post discusses the need for end-to-end security in a mobile cloud environment.
Posted: 27 Nov 2014 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

How to Use Threat Intelligence with SIEM Products
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
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.

HP Security Cyber Risk Report
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This HP Security Cyber Risk Report provides industry-wide data on vulnerabilities in software, mobile, and web applications; examines how specific technologies like iOS, Android, and JAVA contribute to the attack surface; and more.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company
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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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