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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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Food for the Hungry Stops Malware in its Tracks
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, learn how a major non-profit eradicated malware in its network.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 08 May 2015


Florida Gulf Coast University Teaches Malware a Lesson
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive case study, discover how a major university kept thousands of users safe from malware.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 08 May 2015


Managing SSL/TLS Vulnerabilities and Virtual Patching Best Practices
sponsored by Trend Micro
WEBCAST: Access this webinar to learn the options you have to better manage vulnerabilities and discover new methods to adapt and mitigate known and unknown threats.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Premiered: May 12, 2015

Trend Micro

Single-Sign-On: Streamlining Remote Access
sponsored by SecureAuth
CASE STUDY: This case study explores how to use multi-factor authentication and single-sign-on (SSO) to remove the reliance on tokens and secure access to the enterprise network and data. Access now to examine how one organization was able to overcome authentication and access challenges using this strategy.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

SecureAuth

Data Center Network Security - 7 Best Practices
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper uncovers why traditional network architectures are failing to keep hackers out and offers seven best practices for securing your data center. View now to learn how to secure your network where it matters most.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Network Security: Making the Jump to 100GbE
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the need for moving network security closer to the core and the need to make the jump from the once-standard 10GbE to 100GbE. View now to learn how to increase East-West visibility to catch masked malware as the data center becomes more virtualized.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Published: 01 Apr 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

The Importance of Secure Application Development Lifecycles
sponsored by White Hat Security
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide lays out four steps to implementing secure code. View now to learn how to develop the skills to mitigate malware attacks at the application layer. Additionally, examine the the myths about compliance-ready web app security assessment tools.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Published: 11 Mar 2015

White Hat Security

Endpoint Security for Today's Cyber Risks
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how you can create layered endpoint security with the combination of anti-malware and anti-exploit software.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Published: 07 May 2015


What to Do When Anti-Virus Isn't Enough
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
VIDEO: Recently, cybercriminals have learned how to get around most anti-virus software, making traditional security measures too weak to really protect you. Take a look at this brief video to learn how you can add anti-malware to the anti-virus you're already using for an added layer of protection.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Premiered: 03 Jun 2013


Securing Your End of Life Servers While Enabling a Safe Transition
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how to continue running your end of life platform while avoiding common security risks and preparing to upgrade your system.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Trend Micro

Network Security 3 Phase Framework
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines a simple three phase framework for protecting data and defending against concealed threats. View now to learn how this strategy keeps you ahead of the curve to prevent new attacks.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 29 Apr 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Securing Your Data Center from Endpoints to the Core
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the features and benefits of a security approach that defends the network core and edge to better protect data centers from today's latest risk factors.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 29 Apr 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Web-App Firewall: Protecting against DoS/DDoS Attacks
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines why traditional firewalls are insufficient to defend against malicious botnet attacks and how to rethink your security strategy.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 28 Dec 2012

Fortinet, Inc.

Cloud Security - Why Traditional Measures Won't Cut It
sponsored by Microsoft
RESOURCE: In this white paper, you will uncover how to protect data from known and unknown threats to using a cloud-based security strategy. View now to learn more.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 11 Dec 2014

Microsoft

Anatomy of Cyber Attack
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: Attend this webinar to learn the anatomy of an advanced persistent threat and why it's critical to detect and isolate the attack at "patient zero," the initial point of infection.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Premiered: Mar 31, 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Think Like a Bad Guy: Understanding Advanced Threats and How to Mitigate Them
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Increasingly, today's advanced threats circumvent traditional defenses—even sandboxing. This SlashGuide white paper helps you understand advanced threats and how to defend against them.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Best Practices for Web Application Security
sponsored by White Hat Security
EGUIDE: Access this exclusive e-guide to discover tips for tackling web application security through software development. Learn how to review your Web application security assessment tools and develop a strategy.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

White Hat Security

4 Anti-Malware Platforms Put Through an Anti-Exploit Test
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
VIDEO: In this video, a series of anti-malware platforms are tested with an exploit simulator test to determine which product has the early detection capabilities required for effective security.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Premiered: 14 Oct 2013


Protecting Against Online Banking Fraud with F5
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how you can simplify your approach to anti-fraud solutions.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

F5 Networks

Anti-Malware Tailored to the Needs of Mobile Devices
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
VIDEO: In this brief video, learn about the capabilities of mobile anti-malware and how a mobile anti-malware program could protect you.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Premiered: 15 Oct 2013


Infographic: What is Malvertising?
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, learn all you need to know about malvertising and how to stop it.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015


An Inside View of a Zero-Day Campaign
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper follows one real-life zero-day attack, detailing how the attack entered the network, what parts of the network it infiltrated, and how it was eventually mitigated.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015


17 Security Products Tested for Malware Removal and Repair
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents the results of a series of independent tests on seventeen different anti-malware products.
Posted: 05 May 2015 | Published: 05 May 2015


How Anti-Exploit Software Stops Malware Early
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper explains the concept of anti-exploit technology and discusses its capabilities.
Posted: 05 May 2015 | Published: 05 May 2015


An Inside View of a Zero-Day Campaign
sponsored by Malwarebytes Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This article gets you inside the workings of a zero-day attack by giving you a step-by-step look at one that occurred just a few months ago.
Posted: 05 May 2015 | Published: 21 Apr 2015

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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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