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The Benefits and Security Risks of Web Based Applications for Business

The Benefits and Security Risks of Web Based Applications for Business Book
Author : Kathleen Kotwica
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2013-05-28
ISBN : 0124169872
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This trend report provides security executives and practitioners with an overview of the benefits of using web-based applications and tools in the workplace and their security risks. Web-based applications are being used by businesses more and more each year for purposes of improved communication with employees and customers, group collaboration, and marketing and publicity outreach. The benefits of web-based applications for business are many, but so too are the risks associated with them. Data leakage, information manipulation, malware, and authentication security are just a few of the cyber threats discussed in this report. It is critical to weigh the pros and cons of implementing a web-based application in the workplace and plan accordingly to mitigate risk. This report is a valuable resource for any security professional who is considering the adoption of a web-based application for corporate use. The Benefits and Security Risks of Web-Based Applications for Business is a part of Elsevier’s Security Executive Council Risk Management Portfolio, a collection of real world solutions and "how-to" guidelines that equip executives, practitioners, and educators with proven information for successful security and risk management programs. Provides security executives and practitioners with an overview of how companies have begun to adopt web-based applications and tools for employee use Describes the benefits of web-based applications and warns of the potential risks associated with their use in the workplace Includes practical recommendations to mitigate the risks of web-based applications

Risk Centric Threat Modeling

Risk Centric Threat Modeling Book
Author : Tony UcedaVelez,Marco M. Morana
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2015-05-13
ISBN : 1118988361
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book introduces the Process for Attack Simulation &Threat Analysis (PASTA) threat modeling methodology. It provides anintroduction to various types of application threat modeling andintroduces a risk-centric methodology aimed at applying securitycountermeasures that are commensurate to the possible impact thatcould be sustained from defined threat models, vulnerabilities,weaknesses, and attack patterns. This book describes how to apply application threat modeling asan advanced preventive form of security. The authors discuss themethodologies, tools, and case studies of successful applicationthreat modeling techniques. Chapter 1 provides an overview ofthreat modeling, while Chapter 2 describes the objectives andbenefits of threat modeling. Chapter 3 focuses on existing threatmodeling approaches, and Chapter 4 discusses integrating threatmodeling within the different types of Software DevelopmentLifecycles (SDLCs). Threat modeling and risk management is thefocus of Chapter 5. Chapter 6 and Chapter 7 examine Processfor Attack Simulation and Threat Analysis (PASTA). Finally, Chapter8 shows how to use the PASTA risk-centric threat modeling processto analyze the risks of specific threat agents targeting webapplications. This chapter focuses specifically on the webapplication assets that include customer’s confidential dataand business critical functionality that the web applicationprovides. • Provides a detailed walkthrough of the PASTAmethodology alongside software development activities,normally conducted via a standard SDLC process • Offers precise steps to take when combating threats tobusinesses • Examines real-life data breach incidents and lessons forrisk management Risk Centric Threat Modeling: Process for Attack Simulationand Threat Analysis is a resource for software developers,architects, technical risk managers, and seasoned securityprofessionals.

DEVELOPING WEB APPLICATIONS USING ASP NET AND ORACLE

DEVELOPING WEB APPLICATIONS USING ASP NET AND ORACLE Book
Author : PRANAB KUMAR DAS GUPTA,RAMPROSAD MONDAL
Publisher : PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
Release : 2013-03-04
ISBN : 8120347323
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This thoroughly revised and updated Second Edition provides an in-depth information that readers need to fully exploit the functionality of Microsoft’s ASP.NET framework and Oracle’s Database Server to build dynamic and interactive web applications that can handle a large number of simultaneous users. The book provides readers with information pertaining to ASP.NET 4.0 architecture; its installation, web controls, master pages, themes, state management, AJAX and deployment of web applications. It includes the Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and the Cascading Style Sheet (CSS), which are used for designing the web pages. In order to facilitate an easy learning of intricate concepts involved in the development of data-driven dynamic web applications, the book provides a detailed treatment on the Oracle Structured Query Language (SQL) and Oracle PL/SQL. It also introduces the distributed architecture and discusses how ASP.NET framework, Oracle database and Internet Information Services (IIS) can be used to develop and deploy the solutions for distributed environment. After going through this book, the students/professionals will be able to: • Develop data-driven web applications using Oracle as back-end. • Present data through data-bound controls. • Manage consistent look and fill using master pages and themes. • Develop stateful e-commerce applications. • Develop rich interactive web applications using AJAX. • Embed Microsoft Reports to produce dynamic printable output. • Debug, deploy and secure web applications. The book is intended to serve as a guide for the undergraduate and postgraduate students of Computer Science, Computer Applications and Information Technology. Besides, it would also be useful to IT professionals to enhance their technical skills. Key Features More than 100 worked-out examples and 20 assignments. Around 200 objective and subjective type questions. Two real-world case studies with solutions. Project development work following the complete SDLC process model. Three appendices, namely Integrating Microsoft Reports in ASP.NET, Installation of Visual Studio 2010, and Answers to Chapter-end Practice Questions. New to the Second Edition Provides information for designing and developing the web applications using Visual Studio. Includes two new chapters—one on Master Pages, Themes and State Manage-ment and the other on AJAX in ASP.NET and Web Deployment of Application. Includes the new features of ASP.NET 4.0. Gives additional questions in each chapter. Includes a CD-ROM, which contains programs (tested with ASP.NET 4.0 and compatible with Oracle 10g) corresponding to all the examples, assignments, case studies and the project included in the book. The installation processes of programs are described in the relevant chapters of the book.

Electronic Commerce Concepts Methodologies Tools and Applications

Electronic Commerce  Concepts  Methodologies  Tools  and Applications Book
Author : Becker, Annie
Publisher : IGI Global
Release : 2007-12-31
ISBN : 1599049449
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Compiles top research from the world's leading experts on many topics related to electronic commerce. Covers topics including mobile commerce, virtual enterprises, business-to-business applications, Web services, and enterprise methodologies.

Web Based Services Concepts Methodologies Tools and Applications

Web Based Services  Concepts  Methodologies  Tools  and Applications Book
Author : Management Association, Information Resources
Publisher : IGI Global
Release : 2015-11-09
ISBN : 146669467X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The recent explosion of digital media, online networking, and e-commerce has generated great new opportunities for those Internet-savvy individuals who see potential in new technologies and can turn those possibilities into reality. It is vital for such forward-thinking innovators to stay abreast of all the latest technologies. Web-Based Services: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications provides readers with comprehensive coverage of some of the latest tools and technologies in the digital industry. The chapters in this multi-volume book describe a diverse range of applications and methodologies made possible in a world connected by the global network, providing researchers, computer scientists, web developers, and digital experts with the latest knowledge and developments in Internet technologies.

Computer Security Handbook

Computer Security Handbook Book
Author : Seymour Bosworth,M. E. Kabay
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2002-10-16
ISBN : 0471269751
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This is the most comprehensive book on computer security on themarket, with 23 chapters and 29 Appendices covering virtually allaspects of computer security. Chapters are contributed by recognized experts in theindustry. This title has come to be known as "Big Blue" in industrycircles and has a reputation for being the reference for computersecurity issues.

Web Information Systems and Technologies

Web Information Systems and Technologies Book
Author : Joaquim Filipe,José Cordeiro
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Release : 2008-07-12
ISBN : 3540682627
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book contains the best papers from the International Conference on Web Inf- mation Systems and Technologies (WEBIST 2007), organized by the Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC), endorsed by IW3C2, and held in Barcelona, Spain. The purpose of WEBIST is to bring together researchers, engineers, and practit- ners interested in the technological advances and business applications of web-based information systems. It has four main topic areas, covering different aspects of web information systems, namely, internet technology; web interfaces and applications; society, e-business and e-government; and e-learning. WEBIST 2007 received 367 submissions from more than 50 countries across all continents. After a double-blind review process, with the help of more than 200 - perts from the international program committee, and also after presentation at the conference, 23 papers were finally selected. Their extended and revised versions are published in this book. This strict selection made the conference appealing to a global audience of engineers, scientists, business practitioners, and policy experts. The - pers accepted and presented at the conference demonstrated a number of new and innovative solutions for e-business and web information systems in general, showing that the technical problems in this field are challenging and worth further R&D effort. The program of this conference also included three outstanding keynote lectures presented by internationally renowned distinguished researchers. Their keynote speeches reinforced the overall quality of the event.

THE INTERNET

THE INTERNET Book
Author : K. L. JAMES
Publisher : PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
Release : 2010-04-10
ISBN : 8120340299
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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In this new era, the Internet has changed the ways of doing business activities, learning methods, teaching strategy, communication styles and social networking. This book attempts to answer and solve all the mysteries entangled with the Web world. Now in its second edition, the book discusses all the updated topics related to the Internet. Beginning with an overview of the Internet, the book sails through the evolution and growth of the Internet, its working, hardware and software requirements, protocols used, e-mail techniques, various Internet security threats and the methods of using and configuring different security solutions, file transfer methods and several other Internet services with all the details illustrated through live screenshots. Presented in a simple yet engaging style and cogent language, this book will be useful for any course introducing students to the Internet or where the Internet is a part of the curriculum. It will also immensely benefit all those who are interested in developing the necessary skills to use the Internet. WHAT IS NEW TO THIS EDITION : Chapters on Internet Telephony and Web Conferencing, Blogs and Social Networking Inclusion of topics such as Web 2.0, Web 3.0 technologies, IPv6, VoIP, Wikis, SMS and Blogs Detailed features of the newest Internet tools and software applications including open-source, free and cross-platform types Comprehensive and updated Internet dictionary acquainting with the Web world terminologies

Encyclopedia of Information Systems and Technology Two Volume Set

Encyclopedia of Information Systems and Technology   Two Volume Set Book
Author : Phillip A. Laplante
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2015-12-29
ISBN : 1000031748
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Spanning the multi-disciplinary scope of information technology, the Encyclopedia of Information Systems and Technology draws together comprehensive coverage of the inter-related aspects of information systems and technology. The topics covered in this encyclopedia encompass internationally recognized bodies of knowledge, including those of The IT BOK, the Chartered Information Technology Professionals Program, the International IT Professional Practice Program (British Computer Society), the Core Body of Knowledge for IT Professionals (Australian Computer Society), the International Computer Driving License Foundation (European Computer Driving License Foundation), and the Guide to the Software Engineering Body of Knowledge. Using the universally recognized definitions of IT and information systems from these recognized bodies of knowledge, the encyclopedia brings together the information that students, practicing professionals, researchers, and academicians need to keep their knowledge up to date. Also Available Online This Taylor & Francis encyclopedia is also available through online subscription, offering a variety of extra benefits for researchers, students, and librarians, including:  Citation tracking and alerts  Active reference linking  Saved searches and marked lists  HTML and PDF format options Contact Taylor and Francis for more information or to inquire about subscription options and print/online combination packages. US: (Tel) 1.888.318.2367; (E-mail) [email protected] International: (Tel) +44 (0) 20 7017 6062; (E-mail) [email protected]

Encyclopedia of Information Assurance 4 Volume Set Print

Encyclopedia of Information Assurance   4 Volume Set  Print  Book
Author : Rebecca Herold,Marcus K. Rogers
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2010-12-22
ISBN : 1351235796
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Charged with ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, availability, and delivery of all forms of an entity's information, Information Assurance (IA) professionals require a fundamental understanding of a wide range of specializations, including digital forensics, fraud examination, systems engineering, security risk management, privacy, and compliance. Establishing this understanding and keeping it up to date requires a resource with coverage as diverse as the field it covers. Filling this need, the Encyclopedia of Information Assurance presents an up-to-date collection of peer-reviewed articles and references written by authorities in their fields. From risk management and privacy to auditing and compliance, the encyclopedia’s four volumes provide comprehensive coverage of the key topics related to information assurance. This complete IA resource: Supplies the understanding needed to help prevent the misuse of sensitive information Explains how to maintain the integrity of critical systems Details effective tools, techniques, and methods for protecting personal and corporate data against the latest threats Provides valuable examples, case studies, and discussions on how to address common and emerging IA challenges Placing the wisdom of leading researchers and practitioners at your fingertips, this authoritative reference provides the knowledge and insight needed to avoid common pitfalls and stay one step ahead of evolving threats. Also Available Online This Taylor & Francis encyclopedia is also available through online subscription, offering a variety of extra benefits for researchers, students, and librarians, including:  Citation tracking and alerts  Active reference linking  Saved searches and marked lists  HTML and PDF format options Contact Taylor and Francis for more information or to inquire about subscription options and print/online combination packages. US: (Tel) 1.888.318.2367; (E-mail) [email protected] International: (Tel) +44 (0) 20 7017 6062; (E-mail) [email protected]

Secure Internet Practices

Secure Internet Practices Book
Author : Patrick McBride,Jody Patilla,Craig Robinson,Peter Thermos,Edward P. Moser
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2001-09-10
ISBN : 9781420031478
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Is your e-business secure? Have you done everything you can to protect your enterprise and your customers from the potential exploits of hackers, crackers, and other cyberspace menaces? As we expand the brave new world of e-commerce, we are confronted with a whole new set of security problems. Dealing with the risks of Internet applications and e-commerce requires new ways of thinking about security. Secure Internet Practices: Best Practices for Securing Systems in the Internet and e-Business Age presents an overview of security programs, policies, goals, life cycle development issues, infrastructure, and architecture aimed at enabling you to effectively implement security at your organization. In addition to discussing general issues and solutions, the book provides concrete examples and templates for crafting or revamping your security program in the form of an Enterprise-Wide Security Program Model, and an Information Security Policy Framework. Although rich in technical expertise, this is not strictly a handbook of Internet technologies, but a guide that is equally useful for developing policies, procedures, and standards. The book touches all the bases you need to build a secure enterprise. Drawing on the experience of the world-class METASeS consulting team in building and advising on security programs, Secure Internet Practices: Best Practices for Securing Systems in the Internet and e-Business Age shows you how to create a workable security program to protect your organization's Internet risk.

Business Environment in a Global Context

Business Environment in a Global Context Book
Author : Andrew Harrison
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Release : 2013-12
ISBN : 019967258X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

Business Environment in a Global Context offers, in a readily accessible way, an in-depth analysis of the business environment at regional, national, and international levels. Incorporating case studies throughout, the key issues, concepts, and theories are supported by practical examples from the business world.

Cover Your Assets

Cover Your Assets Book
Author : Troy Schumaker,Troy T. Schumaker,Demetrios Lazarikos
Publisher : Frog Books
Release : 2002
ISBN : 9781583940730
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Book Description :

With the exploding growth in today's e-business, Information Technology-based applications are the business. But the risks confronting these applications have never been greater. Cover Your Assets (CYA) is an e-business security manual with policies and procedures for senior managers to help-desk personnel. CYA strengthens existing business models by teaching you to identify protection gaps in both your tangible and intangible assets. Learn to develop a security plan tailored to your application needs and the size of your Web site. Whether you have existing or new applications, CYA shows you how to lock down tangible assets and recommends tools to prevent, detect, and react to security challenges. It analyzes quality assurance and takes you through the verification process. It even tells you how to safeguard the physical plant and meet the challenge of “social engineers” trying to sweet-talk their way to sensitive information. With an extensive glossary and annotated bibliography, CYA is required reading for everyone on your team.

Computer and Information Security Handbook

Computer and Information Security Handbook Book
Author : John R. Vacca
Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
Release : 2009-05-04
ISBN : 9780080921945
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Presents information on how to analyze risks to your networks and the steps needed to select and deploy the appropriate countermeasures to reduce your exposure to physical and network threats. Also imparts the skills and knowledge needed to identify and counter some fundamental security risks and requirements, including Internet security threats and measures (audit trails IP sniffing/spoofing etc.) and how to implement security policies and procedures. In addition, this book covers security and network design with respect to particular vulnerabilities and threats. It also covers risk assessment and mitigation and auditing and testing of security systems as well as application standards and technologies required to build secure VPNs, configure client software and server operating systems, IPsec-enabled routers, firewalls and SSL clients. This comprehensive book will provide essential knowledge and skills needed to select, design and deploy a public key infrastructure (PKI) to secure existing and future applications. * Chapters contributed by leaders in the field cover theory and practice of computer security technology, allowing the reader to develop a new level of technical expertise * Comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of security issues facilitates learning and allows the reader to remain current and fully informed from multiple viewpoints * Presents methods of analysis and problem-solving techniques, enhancing the reader's grasp of the material and ability to implement practical solutions

Security Solutions for Hyperconnectivity and the Internet of Things

Security Solutions for Hyperconnectivity and the Internet of Things Book
Author : Dawson, Maurice,Eltayeb, Mohamed,Omar, Marwan
Publisher : IGI Global
Release : 2016-08-30
ISBN : 1522507426
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The Internet of Things describes a world in which smart technologies enable objects with a network to communicate with each other and interface with humans effortlessly. This connected world of convenience and technology does not come without its drawbacks, as interconnectivity implies hackability. Security Solutions for Hyperconnectivity and the Internet of Things offers insights from cutting-edge research about the strategies and techniques that can be implemented to protect against cyber-attacks. Calling for revolutionary protection strategies to reassess security, this book is an essential resource for programmers, engineers, business professionals, researchers, and advanced students in relevant fields.

Availability Reliability and Security for Business Enterprise and Health Information Systems

Availability  Reliability and Security for Business  Enterprise and Health Information Systems Book
Author : A Min Tjoa,Gerald Quirchmayr,Ilsun You,Lida Xu
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2011-08-09
ISBN : 3642233007
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the IFIP WG 8.4/8.9 International Cross Domain Conference and Workshop on Availability, Reliability and Security - Multidisciplinary Research and Practice for Business, Enterprise and Health Information Systems, ARGES 2011, held in Vienna, Austria, in August 2011.The 29 revised papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in the volume. The papers concentrate on the many aspects of availability, reliability and security for information systems as a discipline bridging the application fields and the well-defined computer science field. They are organized in three sections: multidisciplinary research and practice for business, enterprise and health information systems; massive information sharing and integration and electronic healthcare; and papers from the colocated International Workshop on Security and Cognitive Informatics for Homeland Defense.

Issues Trends of Information Technology Management in Contemporary Organizations

Issues   Trends of Information Technology Management in Contemporary Organizations Book
Author : Information Resources Management Association. International Conference
Publisher : IGI Global
Release : 2002-01-01
ISBN : 9781930708396
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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As the field of information technology continues to grow and expand, it impacts more and more organizations worldwide. The leaders within these organizations are challenged on a continuous basis to develop and implement programs that successfully apply information technology applications. This is a collection of unique perspectives on the issues surrounding IT in organizations and the ways in which these issues are addressed. This valuable book is a compilation of the latest research in the area of IT utilization and management.

Internet of Things in Business Transformation

Internet of Things in Business Transformation Book
Author : Parul Gandhi,Surbhi Bhatia,Abhishek Kumar,Mohammad Ali Alojail,Pramod Singh Rathore
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2021-02-03
ISBN : 1119711126
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The objective of this book is to teach what IoT is, how it works, and how it can be successfully utilized in business. This book helps to develop and implement a powerful IoT strategy for business transformation as well as project execution. Digital change, business creation/change and upgrades in the ways and manners in which we work, live, and engage with our clients and customers, are all enveloped by the Internet of Things which is now named “Industry 5.0” or “Industrial Internet of Things. The sheer number of IoT(a billion+), demonstrates the advent of an advanced business society led by sustainable robotics and business intelligence. This book will be an indispensable asset in helping businesses to understand the new technology and thrive.