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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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Utilizing Threat Analytics for Cloud-Based Web Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores one company's unique, cloud-based solution for threat detection by utilizing threat analytics.
Posted: 21 Apr 2014 | Published: 21 Apr 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Fight Malware, Malfeasance, and Malingering
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This guide looks at top tools and strategies for fighting APTs and malware-based attacks.
Posted: 21 Apr 2014 | Published: 21 Apr 2014

F5 Networks

LogRhythm’s Security Intelligence Platform
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief guide explores one company's top-tier security intelligence platform and the essential security tools it provides.
Posted: 21 Apr 2014 | Published: 21 Apr 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

Vantage Point Solutions Group Cut Costs and Strengthens Client Relationships with Webroot
sponsored by Webroot
CASE STUDY: This brief case study shows how one IT services company deployed a standardized single endpoint security solution and saw improved efficiency and performance.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Webroot

Download PHD Virtual Backup for Hyper-V, Free for 15 days
sponsored by PHD Virtual
SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD: This free trial provides PHD Virtual Backup for Hyper-V, an easy to use, flexible and affordable offsite backup and archiving solution.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Premiered: 18 Apr 2014

PHD Virtual

Podcast: How-to Build High Performance Security for the Software-Defined Data Center
sponsored by Trend Micro
PODCAST: Listen to this podcast for valuable information to consider when virtualizing your networks, especially with a whole new set of security risks to worry about. Click now for key recommendations to ensure a high-performance, secure network.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 11, 2014

Trend Micro

Taking Managed Security Services To The Next Level
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the changing landscape of security; the importance of a high-security posture; the elements of effective Web, endpoint, user and mobile protection; and the ways in which Webroot helps partners increase the value and profitability of their security practices.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Webroot

Retail Cyber Crime
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the growing trend of retail-based cybercrime and the importance of securing your point-of-sale endpoints.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 18 Apr 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

Network Monitoring and your SIEM Solution
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide provides insight into an effective network monitoring solution and how it can enhance your SIEM strategy.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 18 Apr 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

The State of APT Preparedness: Enterprises Struggle to Adapt to Changing IT Security Risks
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide explores the current struggles enterprises face when adapting to changing security risks and what you can do to prepare for APTs.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Lumension

SC Magazine Security Brief: Server Side Risk
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: This crucial resource analyzes how attackers today use advance persistent threats (APTs) to exploit server vulnerabilities to disrupt business and steal critical information, discussing also how to prepare for and mitigate these attacks.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 18 Apr 2014

Lumension

The 5 Key Tactics for Dealing with Advanced Persistent Threats
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores 5 key tactics for dealing with APTs and how to prevent potential APT attacks.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Lumension

The Most Powerful of Adversaries: NSA Programs and Techniques Provide Lessons in Data Privacy and Managing Enterprise Collaboration
sponsored by IntraLinks, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals best practices on how to protect intellectual property, especially from the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) and other government actors, who have the power to exploit critical data.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

IntraLinks, Inc

Websense 2014 Threat Report, Websense Security Labs
sponsored by Websense
WHITE PAPER: In preparing the Websense® 2014 Threat Report, Websense Security Labs™ researchers examined cybersecurity through the lens of a seven-stage kill chain and attack model. Learn how to apply the seven-stage "kill chain" and attack model to your cybersecurity.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

Websense

Transforming Information Security: Future-Proofing Processes
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: Adapting your security strategy to today's expanding threat landscape can be a daunting task. This guide explores strategies for enhancing your security strategy and how to adapt to the current threat landscape.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

The APT Lifecycle and its Log Trail
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the APT lifecycle and helps you understand the motives behind these attacks, making it easier to prevent them.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

LogRhythm, Inc.

Advanced Intelligence (AI) EngineTM
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief guide takes an in-depth look at one company's SIEM solution and how it employs log and event management to prevent cyber-attacks.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

The Top 10 Reports for Managing Vulnerabilities
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: This paper introduces 10 of the most important vulnerability management, organized across the four key steps in the vulnerability management lifecycle.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

Qualys

Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth report provides valuable insight into the top security concerns of 2014 and what your organization can do to prevent cybercrime.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

What Businesses Need to Know About Cyber Security
sponsored by Lumension
WEBCAST: Access this resource and witness 4 security experts discuss today's threat landscape and how cyber security is being dealt with across the world.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 17, 2014

Lumension

Defending Your Corporate Endpoints: How to Go Beyond Anti-Virus
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: Malware is the most common type of cyber-threat and businesses are struggling when it comes to stopping its growing complexity. This informative resource explores some strategies for preventing these sophisticated malware attacks.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

Lumension

Security based on trust not fear
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides examples of how cloud services can be used to ensure Web applications and websites instill trust and confidence in the minds of customers.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

Qualys

NSS Labs: Breach Detection System Comparative Analysis
sponsored by Sourcefire
WHITE PAPER: This informative analysis tests some top breach detection technologies and compares the standards of their security and performance.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

Sourcefire

Is Your AV Keeping Up?
sponsored by Lumension
WEBCAST: This informative resource takes a look at anti-virus technology and outlines how businesses can prevent sophisticated malware from infiltrating their system.
Posted: 16 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 16, 2014

Lumension

Channel Edge Reseller Program
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper explains why VARs, system integrators, and IT solution providers should sell and support an endpoint security solution from Webroot in order to provide customers with the best security possible.
Posted: 16 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

Webroot
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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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