IT Management  >   Systems Operations  >   Security  >  

Security Threats

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
ALSO CALLED: Day-zero Threats, Zero Day Threats, Internet Threats, Security Breaches, Virus Threats, Day Zero Threats, Computer Security Threats, Network Security Threats, Threat Mitigation, Network-level Threats, Network Threats, Network Level Threats, Spyware Threats, Internet Security Threats, Application Security Threats, Threat Management, Software Security Threats, Information Security Threats, Threats, Web Threats
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  … 
Definition continues below.
Security Threats Reports
101 - 125 of 2098 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
What is the right Web Application Assessment for you
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide examines the pros and cons of several low cost web app security testing tools and offers insight into choosing the right one for the job. Continue reading to learn if a security assessment termed "compliance ready" is too good to be true.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 13 May 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Best Practices for avoiding application security vulnerabilities
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide presents the 5 most common web app vulnerabilities and best practices to avoid them.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 13 May 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

How to Avoid Cloud-Based Application Security Breaches
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide reveals the 3 key best practices for preventing cloud-app security breaches and patching vulnerabilities. Learn how to use such technoligies as encryption, sandboxing, and log monitoring to ensure data protection.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 01 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Detect and Protect against Advanced Threats
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the architecture of a strong, layered security system and suggests ways to partner with security services in order to achieve it.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Uncover Advanced Attacks and Detect Hidden Breaches
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how you can gain greater visibility into the state of both active and live threats hidden within your network.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Today's Microsoft Office 365 Security Hurdles
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines today's 11 Microsoft Office 365 security challenges and how to modify your email security strategy to secure content and data.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Clearswift

Examining the Hacker's Evolution
sponsored by White Hat Security
WEBCAST: This webcast examines how hackers are evolving their techniques to achieve their goals faster and undetected and the top 10 attacks they use. Inside, learn how a risk based approach prioritizes vulnerabilities differently than the "high, medium, low" strategy and why it's imperative to make the switch. View now to learn more.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Premiered: May 6, 2015

White Hat Security

Securing Next-Generation Mobile Security
sponsored by EE
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores enterprise mobility management (EMM) strategies and how to secure mobile users.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

EE

Keep Yourself Secure from Growing Cyber-Threats
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, discover what you can do to stay safe in an increasingly dangerous cyber landscape, including increasing proactivity in your security strategy and partnering with security services.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 21 May 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Next-Gen DLP: Can It Protect Your Organization?
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines next-gen DLP that is adaptive and content/context aware and how it mitigates internal and external data theft and/or leaks. Continue reading to learn what is on the horizon for next-gen DLP and how it will evolve in the coming years.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Clearswift

Best Practices for Dealing with Phishing and Next-Generation Malware
sponsored by Threat Track Security
WHITE PAPER: This white paper focuses on the state of phishing and malware attacks and how hackers are evolving. Continue reading to learn mitigation strategies and best practices for educating employees to avoid attacks.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 29 Apr 2015

Threat Track Security

The Rise in Cybercrime: A Report on the Current Threat Landscape
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines why and how cybercrime is increasing and suggests practices for maintaining security.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

IBM

Dealing With the Problem of Targeted Email Attacks
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn everything you need to know about how targeted email attacks occur, and what you can do to prevent them.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

Trend Micro

Hybrid Strategies Common as Organizations Strive for Cloud GRC
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide presents best practices for ensuring cloud GRC.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

IBM

6 Major Trends Shaping the Future of Security
sponsored by Box
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the 6 major trends that are changing IT security as we know it.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 20 Feb 2014

Box

How Adaptive DLP is Securing the Agile Enterprise
sponsored by Clearswift
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines next-gen adaptive DLP and compares the two technologies, highlighting 5 vital areas in which adaptive DLP surpasses its aging predecessor.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Clearswift

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

Fighting Crimeware
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: Examine crimeware, RAM scraping and advanced evasion techniques to learn how to defend systems, and investigate when defenses fail.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 20 May 2015

SearchSecurity.com

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
101 - 125 of 2098 Matches Previous Page    3 4 5 6 7 8    Next Page
 
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 … 
Security Threats definition sponsored by SearchSecurity.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2015, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement