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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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Cloud Servers: New Risk Considerations
sponsored by CloudPassage
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the major risks associated with cloud servers.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CloudPassage

Giving Customers Better Protection While Reducing Costs
sponsored by ThreatMetrix
CASE STUDY: This case study outlines a top e-commerce business and their strategy for preventing fraud, lowering costs and ensuring consumer trust.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

ThreatMetrix

Cisco Connected World: International Mobile Security Study
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource highlights the top 3 mobile user expectations of network connectivity.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 26 Mar 2014

Cisco

Leverage Security Intelligence for Retail
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative solution brief highlights the challenges and potential solutions that can be implemented to help embrace mobile customers, protect payment and personal data and deliver a secure shopping experience.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

Setting the Groundwork for IAM in the Cloud
sponsored by OpenIAM
WEBCAST: This presentation will address three strategic issues that need to be identified within an organization to ensure that your IAM strategy will succeed in the cloud.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Mar 18, 2014

OpenIAM

The Benefits of an Integrated Approach to Security in the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper looks at how the growing adoption of cloud computing is changing the way organizations are implementing security. Organizations from a variety of industries were interviewed to assess how they are approaching security for their cloud deployments leveraging a solution from IBM.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

Security intelligence is the smart way to keep the cloud safe
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will examine the intelligence capabilities necessary for gaining visibility into, and control over, cloud security. It also demonstrates how an integrated suite of end-to-end security intelligence solutions can help meet cloud security needs.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

Reduce e-Commerce Fraud without Increasing Customer Friction for Payment Service Providers
sponsored by ThreatMetrix
WHITE PAPER: This guide discusses how to reduce payment fraud without damaging your existing customer relationships.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

ThreatMetrix

Reduce e-Commerce Fraud without Increasing Customer Friction for e-Commerce
sponsored by ThreatMetrix
WHITE PAPER: This guide discusses how to reduce e-commerce fraud without affecting your end-user experience.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

ThreatMetrix

The New Windows Security: Achieving PC Lockdown without User Backlash in Five Easy Steps
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Read this informative white paper and discover 5 easy steps for achieving PC security without affecting your end user experience.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 16 Sep 2013

Dell and Microsoft

Nine Simple (but Critical) Tips for Effective Patch Management
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores 9 simple tips for effective patch management and how these steps can greatly enhance security.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 28 Oct 2013

Dell and Microsoft

How to Leverage Log Data for Effective Threat Detection
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: Watch this webcast now to learn practical strategies for defining what you actually need to collect (and why) to help you improve threat detection and incident response, and satisfy compliance requirements.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 25 Mar 2014

AlienVault

Avoiding Stealth Cyber Attacks
sponsored by Peak 10
WHITE PAPER: In this article, learn how stealth attacks are becoming more common, and what measures should be taken in order to keep data protected.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 11 Feb 2014

Peak 10

Five Trends to Track in E-Commerce Fraud
sponsored by ThreatMetrix
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines five troubling trends in e-commerce fraud, and offers some guidance on how you can mitigate the risk they present to your business.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

ThreatMetrix

ThreatMetrix Gives eMerchantPay a Substantial Competitive Advantage
sponsored by ThreatMetrix
WHITE PAPER: This case study explores eMerchantPay, an online payment service provider, and how it was able to utilize advanced analytics to block fraudulent devices.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

ThreatMetrix

Assessing the Value of Next-Generation Firewalls (Gov)
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the different types of network-based attacks and how they can affect your bottom line. Click through for recommendations on which security tools can help you prevent these threats.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014

Dell Software

7 Measures of Scalability for your Next-Generation Firewall (Gov)
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to build a massively scalable next-generation firewall (NGFW) in this comprehensive white paper. It also outlines the kind of technical innovations needed to produce a massively scalable NGFW, and results from a benchmark test comparing the four leading next-generation firewalls.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 23 Aug 2013

Dell Software

What to Look for When Evaluating Next-Generation Firewalls (Edu)
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper summarizes the results of three independent tests conducted by Network World, ICSA Labs and NSS Labs comparing next-generation firewall performance, cost and functionality.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 10 Dec 2012

Dell Software

AlienVault Unified Security Mangement: Real-time Threat Detection
sponsored by AlienVault
TRIAL SOFTWARE: This free trial software allows unifies tools for intrusion detection, asset discovery, vulnerability scans, real-time threat intelligence, and SIEM/event correlation in one easy-to-use and affordable solution.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Premiered: 24 Mar 2014

AlienVault

Evaluate: IBM Endpoint Manager
sponsored by IBM
TRIAL SOFTWARE: This 30-day trial offers an endpoint manager that provides a single-agent, single-console approach to lifecycle management, security, and endpoint protection.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Premiered: 21 Mar 2014

IBM

Safe and Sound: The Importance of PC Security and Manageability
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the biggest PC security and manageability pain points for IT pros.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Dell, Inc.

International Mobile Security: Research Highlights and Considerations for Enterprise IT
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This study reveals how today's organizations are approaching mobility and the consumerization of IT, and what this means for the development of security measures fit for a more diverse and flexible business environment.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Cisco

Secunia Vulnerability Review 2014
sponsored by Secunia
WHITE PAPER: This guide reviews vulnerabilities for 2014 and discusses key figures and facts from a global IT security perspective.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 26 Feb 2014

Secunia

Cisco BYOD Smart Solution: Take a Comprehensive Approach to Secure Mobility
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features a flexible, modular approach to mobile strategies that ensures optimum user access and experience, while offering robust security.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Cisco

Universities Have Much to Teach Cyber Thieves, Regrettably
sponsored by Peak 10
WHITE PAPER: Read this resource to gain insight on what steps institutions of higher education should take in leveraging IT tools to boost data protection strategies.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 04 Mar 2014

Peak 10
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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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