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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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Risk & Compliance Monitoring
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VIDEO: This exclusive video covers a platform-based solution with real-time analytics that can help you manage risk and stay compliant.
Posted: 07 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 07 Nov 2014

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Security Solutions for the Application Economy
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VIDEO: This video explores a leading solution for securing users's identities across all applications and devices.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 06 Nov 2014

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Delivering Compliance, Security and Operations Intelligence
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CASE STUDY: This exclusive case study explores the security solution a theater went with to protect the information of its customers and employees.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 14 Sep 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

The Role of Third-Party Applications in APT
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WEBCAST: This valuable webcast explores how criminals are using advanced persistent threats to penetrate organizations defenses for weeks at a time.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 6, 2014

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Lessons Learned from the Target Data Breach
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WEBCAST: This exclusive webcast explores key lessons learned from the high-profile security breaches in 2013.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 6, 2014

Lumension

Strong Authentication: Best Practices and Use Cases
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WHITE PAPER: This helpful white paper explains how an identity-centric approach to IT security can lock down critical processes and systems and ensure that you have complete control over who has access.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

Gemalto

The Importance of Senior Executive Involvement in Breach Response
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper reveals the results of a study on why senior executives must get involved in breach management.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 15 Oct 2014

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XP 5 Ways to Mitigate Risk
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WEBCAST: This exclusive webcast offers five ways to mitigate risk when running XP after Windows discontinues support.
Posted: 05 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 5, 2014

Lumension

Incident Response: The New Paradigm
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores the new requirements your incident response system must be able to meet in order to keep your organization safe.
Posted: 05 Nov 2014 | Published: 15 Oct 2014


What are the Barriers to Improving IT Security?
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VIDEO: This exclusive video explains why you must keep updating IT security to protect against evolving threats.
Posted: 05 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 05 Nov 2014

Icomm Technologies

Proactive Responses to Today's Advanced Persistent Threats
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WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores and endpoint management solution that can mitigate your risk of an attack and limit the damage when one happens.
Posted: 05 Nov 2014 | Published: 15 Oct 2014

IBM

Security Intelligence - Solving the Puzzle for Actionable Insight
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WHITE PAPER: Download this exclusive whitepaper now to learn how to move beyond prevention alone with detection, security analytics and intelligence, and much more.
Posted: 05 Nov 2014 | Published: 05 Nov 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

The Most Damaging Security Attacks Against Web Infrastructures Today
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WEBCAST: Drawing on recent research from Forrester, this short video discusses web application attacks and distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, two of the most serious threats to modern enterprises.
Posted: 04 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 4, 2014

Akamai Technologies

IT Security and Firewalls
sponsored by Icomm Technologies
VIDEO: This valuable video explores this issue and provides detailed information on the results of a study that can help you identify where your defenses are weak and how to fortify them.
Posted: 31 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 31 Oct 2014

Icomm Technologies

Your Number One IT Security Tip is...
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VIDEO: Tune in to this exclusive video now to learn the top tip for IT managers whose businesses are still likely vulnerable to attack.
Posted: 31 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 31 Oct 2014

Icomm Technologies

Modernize your Active Directory
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper takes an in-depth look at Active Directory, which can be used to mitigate risk and reduce costs with security software. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Oct 2014

Dell Software

Free Trial: ObserveIT User Activity Monitoring
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TRIAL SOFTWARE: ObserveIT enables you to identify and investigate suspicious user activity across your entire environment. Register for a free trial now and gain access to the full range of ObserveIT Enterprise features for 15 days.
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 30 Oct 2014

ObserveIT

Cutting the Cost of Application Security
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the financial implications of web attacks, DDoS attacks, and other web-based threats, and also introduces one company's web application firewall as a potential solution.
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Oct 2014

Imperva

Web Applications Under Attack: How Network Security Solutions Leave You Exposed
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RESOURCE: This infographic depicts how two types of firewalls—web application firewalls and next generation firewalls—measure up against the threats considered to be the "top 10" by the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP).
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Imperva

How Often Should IT Security and Firewalls be Upgraded?
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VIDEO: Download this exclusive video now to learn about important lifecycle consideration factors, like cost and firmware upgrades, and much more.
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 30 Oct 2014

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Why Senior Executives Should Care about Firewalls and Gateway Security
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VIDEO: This exclusive video will help you make a business case to senior executives on why they need to invest in a next-generation firewall.
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 30 Oct 2014

Icomm Technologies

Selecting The Right Cloud Deployment (with Security in Mind)
sponsored by CDW Corporation
VIDEO: Watch this informative video to learn the important steps for selecting and implementing the right cloud infrastructure for your business, and also learn about the top concern with implementing the cloud – security.
Posted: 29 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 24 Jun 2014

CDW Corporation

DDoS Mitigation Best Practices for a Rapidly Changing Threat Landscape
sponsored by Verisign, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores five best practices for distributed denial of service attack mitigation.
Posted: 29 Oct 2014 | Published: 17 Oct 2012

Verisign, Inc.

Demo: RSA Security Analytics: SIEM Use Case
sponsored by RSA
VIDEO: Watch this demo to discover RSA Security Analytics 10.4 in action as it solves a complex security information and event management (SIEM) use case.
Posted: 29 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 29 Oct 2014

RSA

Finding an Evil in the Haystack
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the tools, technologies and techniques required for comprehensive detection and remediation of advanced malware threats and why traditional signature-based approaches fall short of protecting your organization.
Posted: 29 Oct 2014 | Published: 18 Oct 2012

EMC Corporation
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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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