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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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How to be Ahead of Windows Security Threats
sponsored by Secunia
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, experts Paul Korzeniowski and Michael Cobb discuss how to position yourself ahead of the Windows security game. Read on to gain awareness of the risks that Web browser extensions can cause and what you can do to counter browser plug-in threats.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 04 Apr 2014

Secunia

Financial Institutions, Merchants, and the Race Against Cyberthreats
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative, in-depth white paper and discover why financial institutions and merchants are the most common targets for cyber-attacks, and what steps these businesses can take to protect themselves against attacks.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

EMC Corporation

Consumer Web Portals: Platforms At Significant Security Risk
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: These survey results show just how badly affected some organizations were due to weak authentication, authorization, and fraud detection strategies. Click through to learn why a strong security posture is a must.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

Proper Cloud Fraud Detection and Prevention Practices for Cloud Providers
sponsored by ThreatMetrix
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide discusses how cloud-based fraud occurs and consequences of failure to detect fraud.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 04 Apr 2014

ThreatMetrix

Strength Through Integration: Securing the Mobile Enterprise
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This interactive webpage outlines some top security concerns for the growing mobile landscape and what you can do to best prevent cyber-attacks on your mobile devices.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Premiered: 22 Jan 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems
sponsored by Sourcefire
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores one company's intrusion prevention system and how it can integrate smoothly with your next-generation firewalls to ensure top-notch security.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sourcefire

Protecting Control Networks: Key Considerations For Protection
sponsored by Sourcefire
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at how to secure control networks, with strategies before, during and after an attack.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sourcefire

Buyer's Criteria for Next-Generation Network Security
sponsored by Sourcefire
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper outlines current factors driving organizations to look at next-generation networking solutions and offers analysis on the capabilities of these new technologies.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sourcefire

Consumer Web Portals: Platforms at Significant Security Risk
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This profile of business-to-consumer (B2C) security decision-makers in the financial services, healthcare, government, and online merchant sectors evaluates security around consumer portals based on market data and a custom study of the same audience.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

EMC Corporation

Data Security Through the Cloud
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
RESOURCE: The combination of cloud computing and mobility is often the perfect storm for security threats. Check out this blog post to learn about the threats that could be facing your data stored in the cloud, and how to overcome 2014's top cloud security challenges.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 06 Mar 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Handling Security in the Cloud
sponsored by CloudPassage
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide from SearchSecurity.com offers advice on maintaining compliance and controlling issues with shadow IT when you move your critical business applications to the cloud.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

CloudPassage

How to Extend your Identity Management Systems to use OAuth
sponsored by Forum Systems
WHITE PAPER: Read this resource to learn how to extend your authentication and authorization model to outsourced services. Click through for details on the deployment process, including the benefits of using an API gateway to help with integration.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Forum Systems

Navigating Security in a Mobile World
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This interactive webpage will help you navigate security threats in a mobile world, as well as outlines potential security breaches and what you can do to stop them.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Premiered: 03 Apr 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Strategies For Securing Virtualized Environments
sponsored by Sourcefire
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores an effective virtualization security technology and outlines how it can ensure system wide security.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sourcefire

Executive Guide to SYSPRO Security for Auditing Assurance and Control
sponsored by SYSPRO
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system with the governance, risk, and compliance functionality you need to satisfy regulatory requirements and fuel security success.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

SYSPRO

Testing Report Enterprise Firewalls
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features a top appliance that includes firewall, VPN, and IPS security services, and doesn't hinder overall performance.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

Cisco

Post-Breach Survival Guide
sponsored by INetU Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn why an incident response plan is a must in today's vicious threat landscape. Click through to uncover 8 key elements to include in a proactive security posture.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

INetU Inc.

Accelerating the deployment of a secure mobile enterprise
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this insightful white paper, explore key challenges you'll face in ensuring the security of enterprise mobile devices, learn strategies that will help you reduce risk, and discover new ways that you can be more secure in your use of mobile technology.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

IBM

Managing Security Risks and Vulnerabilities
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the ways in which organizations can focus on protecting high-value assets and provide a scalable, cost-effective, integrated security process the entire IT environment.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Two Great Ways to Protect Your Virtual Machines From Malware
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper aims to help IT professionals, including security and virtualization specialists, understand and choose between two modern approaches to securing virtual environments.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Sophos, Inc.

How to Stop Online Payment Fraud Without Adding Friction
sponsored by ThreatMetrix
WEBCAST: This in-depth webcast explores many current methods used to detect online payment fraud in real-time and how you can be more transparent for your customers.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Feb 28, 2014

ThreatMetrix

Rackspace and NetIQ - A Success Story
sponsored by NetIQ
WEBCAST: This webcast features one organization's experience with a streamlined identity and access management (IAM) solution that simplifies user provisioning across physical and virtual infrastructures.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Feb 28, 2013

NetIQ

Chalk Talk: NetIQ Cloud Access
sponsored by NetIQ
WEBCAST: This webcast highlights a cloud access management solution that easily integrates with your user directory and Microsoft Office 365. Learn how you can seamlessly manage user provisioning to virtualized business applications and resources.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 2, 2014

NetIQ

Mitigating Web Threats with Comprehensive and Pervasive Security
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper features an all-inclusive security solution that offers intelligence, context-based policy management, and network-enforced security to better detect, prevent, and protect against advanced Web threats.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 May 2013

Cisco

Security and Compliance Best Practices for SaaS Providers
sponsored by CloudPassage
WEBCAST: This webcast reviews the latest trends in software architectures and delivery models, along with the issues software-as-a-service (SaaS) providers must take into consideration when developing security measures.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 2, 2014

CloudPassage
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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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