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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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10 Essential Elements for a Secure Enterprise Mobility Strategy
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers 10 key guidelines to securing mobile strategies so that organizations are confident in their defenses against theft and loss while users are satisfied with performance.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 01 Jun 2014

Citrix

How to Improve Security and Governance for Content Distributed on Mobile Devices
sponsored by bigtincan information
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines an application solution that allows for the distribution, management, and governance of a range of content, including documents and multimedia, with enterprise-grade security.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 09 May 2014

bigtincan information

How to keep your confidential information safe
sponsored by Informatica
DATA SHEET: Access this concise resource to uncover the key features of a data masking tool, to ensure the security of your organization's reputation and confidential information.
Posted: 08 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Informatica

Three Key Strategies to Prevent Network Outages
sponsored by KEMP Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores 3 key strategies for preventing network outages and highlights the top 3 threats to your network uptime.
Posted: 08 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

KEMP Technologies

Data protection tool that's easy to install & configure
sponsored by Informatica
DATA SHEET: Read this exclusive resource to uncover all the ins-and-outs of one industry-leading data protection tool.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Informatica

MDM and beyond: Rethinking mobile security in a BYOD world
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses how your organization can embrace BYOD with full security and control, providing a simple and streamlined user experience.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

Citrix

Cybersecurity Is Every CIO's Problem
sponsored by SearchCIO.com
EBOOK: As breaches mount, many CIOs are finding that enterprise cybersecurity is a competitive advantage and are showing the business how security investments bolster the bottom line.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

SearchCIO.com

Internet Security Threat Report - 2014
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth guide explores today's widespread threat landscape and 7 areas that deserve special attention in the coming year.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

Symantec Corporation

Tolly Test Report: IBM Security Web Gateway Appliance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the features and benefits of a security Web gateway appliance that successfully blocks potential Web application threats.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Published: 25 Sep 2013

IBM

Security Testing For Financial Institutions
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Security breaches can result in loss of data, services and brand damage. Discover the benefits of engaging in early and frequent security analysis.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Ixia

10 Must Haves for Secure Enterprise Mobility
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses what elements your mobile security solutions must have in order to ensure that your data is kept safe, providing a list of ten "must-haves" that your organization can use as a framework and a checklist for evaluating mobile vendors.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Published: 05 May 2014

Citrix

Navigating Today's DDoS Landscape
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about distributed denial-of-service attacks, evolving security and mitigation solutions, and discover new best practices for preventing and responding to advanced attacks.
Posted: 02 May 2014 | Published: 02 May 2014

Ixia

Testing the Cloud: Definitions, Requirements, and Solutions
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Testing of cloud services has some familiar aspects and some new challenges. Gain an understanding of the risks in the cloud, and how to safeguard your organization.
Posted: 02 May 2014 | Published: 02 May 2014

Ixia

A Provocative Approach to Integrated Security Intelligence and Vulnerability Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide explores an effective strategy and tool for vulnerability management and outlines the key benefits.
Posted: 01 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

The CISO's Guide to Job Security
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Discover more about the role that actionable security intelligence plays in helping organizations ensure the effectiveness of security procedures.
Posted: 30 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Ixia

Preventing Dangerous File-Sharing
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers 4 steps to help prevent employees from using unsecured consumer-grade file-sharing solutions.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

GlobalScape

Webcast: Symantec Internet Security Threat Report 2014
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: Download and tune in to this exclusive webcast to get the Internet Security Threat Report for 2014. Get the intel you need to strengthen and defend your systems against breaches, malware, and targeted attack campaigns.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Premiered: May 9, 2014

Symantec Corporation

Defending Against Malware: A Holistic Approach to One of Today's Biggest IT Risks
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers background on today's malware and its 4 predictable steps. Click through to discover a set of integrated solutions that offer improved visibility and defense to block advanced attacks.
Posted: 08 May 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

How to Limit the Risk of Attack on your XP Assets
sponsored by AlienVault
WEBCAST: This webinar describes the new threats facing organizations that are still using Windows XP now that support for the operating system has ended. It also highlights a solution that can be implemented to make sure Windows XP assets remain protected.
Posted: 08 May 2014 | Premiered: May 8, 2014

AlienVault

Transferring Data without Secure Protocols?
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines a solution that protects your data wherever it may be so that your users can remain productive.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

GlobalScape

4 Secrets to Meaningful Security Discussions with the Board of Directors
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper outlines 4 helpful hints for meaningful security discussions with your Board of Directors.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

Citrix

Adapting to the new web security and email security threats
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide from SearchSecurity.com, industry leaders Karen Scarfone and Nick Lewis offer critical tips to securing email and Web use – given the latest advanced, targeted threats.
Posted: 06 May 2014 | Published: 06 May 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

How Are DDoS Attacks Evolving?
sponsored by Neustar®
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights the top 8 changes in distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks that most organizations aren't ready to defend against.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Published: 05 May 2014

Neustar®

Top 10 Reasons to Strengthen Information Security with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights the top 10 benefits of adding desktop virtualization to information security strategies for an increasingly diverse and expansive IT environment.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Published: 31 May 2013

Citrix

The Danger Deepens: Neustar Annual DDoS Attacks and Impact Report
sponsored by Neustar®
WHITE PAPER: This resource analyzes survey results regarding distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks to see how they've evolved into an even great threat. Click through to learn how you should prepare.
Posted: 02 May 2014 | Published: 02 May 2014

Neustar®
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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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