White Papers by Topic: Application security

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Protecting Against Targeted Cyber Attacks with Application Whitelisting

Download this Microsoft MVP authored whitepaper to learn how to enforce a white list of approved software to prevent targeted attacks and overcome the Advanced Persistent Threat.

Application Whitelisting Puts Behavioral HIPS in the Recycle Bin

Traditional anti-virus and host intrusion prevention approaches have proven to be ineffective against advanced threats and failed to keep up with the explosion in malware. Bit9 invites you to learn why analysts recommend Application Whitelisting as the key foundational layer for endpoint security.

Secure And Compliant Collaboration And Cccess

This white paper discusses how the need for faster access to resources can enable more effective collaboration but can also create significant security and compliance challenges. The paper then describes how IBM offers an adaptable, business-driven, holistic approach to security that addresses the different risk domains across organizations.

Network Security Overwatch Layer: Smarter Protection For the Enterprise

Read this IDC paper for background on today's threat ecosystem with an overview of network security threats, the impact of the threats on enterprises, and the operational challenges faced by IT.

Your Browser Wears No Clothes – Why Fully Patched Browsers Remain Vulnerable

This ISSA Journal article discusses the different types of attacks even when the browser is fully patched and hardened and offers guidance on ways in which organizations can revisit Web security.

Tackling the Top Five Network Access Control Challenges

In this document we explore five common networking challenges that enterprises face-network protection, guest user access, network visibility and monitoring, application access control, and identity-based Quality of Service (QoS)-and discuss how UAC can be used to address each.

How to Improve Delivery of Advanced Web Applications

The increasing demands for high availability, reliability and security of application access are driving the need for load balancers that not only provide traditional networking traffic management functions, but also a comprehensive set of network-level and application-level services. Learn more about these services and how they improve Web application delivery.

Eight Criteria for Server Load Balancing

Today's load balancing solutions should address application performance and security. Read about the top eight criteria you should consider when choosing a server load balancer and how Citrix NetScaler meets those requirements.

Protecting Sharepoint with Double-Take for Windows 5.0

Learn how to use Double-Take Software as a cost efficient way to protect your SharePoint data and access.

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