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Rich Internet Applications (RIA): Opportunities and Challenges for Enterprises
Rich Internet applications (RIAs) represent the next wave in the evolution of web applications, as they promise the richness, interactivity, and usability

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The Future of Secure Remote Password (SRP) Part Two: Overcoming Obstacles to Success


This article explores the possibilities for the Secure Remote Password (SRP) in today’s multi-channel world, specifically how it improves upon the inherent insecurity of password authentication and the obstacles to overcome to succeed.

application security consortium  One of the leading application server vendors, JBoss, has already included an implementation of SRP in its security framework. It is now pertinent to target other leading vendors, such as BEA WebLogic ( www.weblogic.com ) and IBM WebSphere ( www.ibm.com ) to include SRP implementation in their frameworks as well. Ideally, these application server vendors need to provide three features to fully support SRP. Java API for the server verification processing Java API for the persistence of verifiers Java API Read More

Exact Software--Working Diligently Towards the "One Exact" Synergy Part One: Event Summary


By determinedly executing a number of both prudent and bold initiatives, including some that encroach into the new frontiers of enterprise applications (such as business process management and business activity monitoring), Exact Software may have gotten the wherewithal to almost be reckoned with uniformly (i.e., One Exact) on a global scale by all earnest enterprise mid-market contenders.

application security consortium  e-Mobile , a mobile-device-based application that brings real-time enterprise management capabilities to users virtually at anytime, anywhere. The application, coupled with a browser-enabled mobile device, should allow users to access a central location for monitoring, evaluating and acting on critical events in a business as they occur. This should insure consistent information across a business and the ability to make decisions based on real-time information, since users no longer need to view Read More

Understanding SOA, Web Services, BPM, and BPEL Part Two: BPEL and User Recommendations


In a somewhat simplified language, while Web services allow applications to easily exchange and reuse information, it is only when they are orchestrated (coordinated) into long-running business flows or processes that enterprises can realize their true value.

application security consortium  functionality derived from existing application and Web services assets, which are kept in a repository for dynamic, almost on-the-fly assembly in, for example, a role-specific portal, with context-sensitive data for all types of users and business decision makers. Web services orchestration, what makes Web services work, is a two-step process:1) publish first, and then 2) orchestrate (i.e., integrate these published Web services and coordinate messages between them to create business processes). In Read More

Liberty Alliance vs. WS-I; J2EE vs. .NET; Overwhelmed .YET? Part 2: Comparison, Challenges, & Recommendations


The battle for the dominance in Web services has so far largely been a war of words without the clear winner yet (and not any time soon). While interoperability seems to currently be the motivation for bigger players to suspend hostilities and focus on standards adoption, the desire for domination will tempt them to weave dependencies on their products into their strategies.

application security consortium  a choice for an application server should encompass the entire stack (portal, personalization, directory, etc.). As for Microsoft followers, they should be pleased with Microsoft's partial execution of its Web Services strategy by delivering a production-ready .NET. Microsoft remains a good choice for Windows environments with an abundance of PC desktop-oriented activities, and that are involved in next-generation platform (e.g., .NET and Web Services) development/deployment. Microsoft might not be such Read More

Internet Security and Acceleration Server


Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server is a multilayer enterprise firewall and Web cache that helps provide secure and fast Internet connectivity. Microsoft intends its ISA Server to be optimized for application-layer defense, networking on a virtual private network (VPN), stateful packet inspection, and secure publishing. ISA Server functions as a Web proxy and cache for customers that need to improve performance or save network bandwidth resources.  

application security consortium  to be optimized for application-layer defense, networking on a virtual private network (VPN), stateful packet inspection, and secure publishing. ISA Server functions as a Web proxy and cache for customers that need to improve performance or save network bandwidth resources. Read More

Application Erosion: Eating Away at Your Hard Earned Value


Application erosion starts the day you turn on any new system, and it continues constantly. To prevent it, you need a plan. If you suffer from it today, you need a plan to regain the value you once had.

application security consortium  Value Do You Have Application Erosion? At a recent meeting of CIOs, all talked about the same phenomena. Eventually, they came up with the term application erosion to describe their common problem. These CIOs each had the same ERP system installed from four to nine years. Each observed that through time, the system value had become less and less. The system had not changed; but the users were using less and less of the system for no apparent reason. In another conversation, a friend who works for an Read More

Managing SSL Security


Secure sockets layer (SSL), an essential security protocol, has allowed the Internet to extend to e-business. At the heart SSL is the certificate. As organizations increasingly rely on SSL, the number of certificates in use can grow into the hundreds or thousands, increasing your costs. Learn about the three key areas impacting the management of SSL certificates today—and what you can do to reduce cost and complexity.

application security consortium  SSL Security Secure sockets layer (SSL), an essential security protocol, has allowed the Internet to extend to e-business. At the heart SSL is the certificate. As organizations increasingly rely on SSL, the number of certificates in use can grow into the hundreds or thousands, increasing your costs. Learn about the three key areas impacting the management of SSL certificates today—and what you can do to reduce cost and complexity. Read More

Developing a Security-oriented Corporate Culture


JurInnov’s director of information systems and security provides a detailed analysis of why development of a security-oriented corporate culture is imperative for companies wishing to keep their electronically stored information secure.

application security consortium  a Security-oriented Corporate Culture JurInnov’s director of information systems and security provides a detailed analysis of why development of a security-oriented corporate culture is imperative for companies wishing to keep their electronically stored information secure. Read More

Bootcamp for the Pros; Why Ernst & Young Will Lead Security Auditing Standards


Original News & Educational Review Course Summary Ernst & Young, has put together the quintessential course for security engineers looking to improve their ability to protect their organization's website, systems, and network. Dubbed eXtreme Hacking, and carrying a price tag of $5,000 a slot, this course is for anyone but hacks. With an impressive course book that fills a two-inch thick binder, leading Ernst & Young security engineers take you step-by-step through all the ways that bad guys try to subvert your mission critical servers and network configurations. Using dual-bootable NT-Linux laptops, and an accompanying network setup for practicing subversive attacks and exploits, attendees will leave the course with an entire new bag of tools and tricks that help them understand how bad guys identify target IP addresses, collect information about the systems they plan on compromising, and exploit weaknesses without being noticed. The idea is to learn how to figure out what the weaknesses are in your organization's network before the bad guys do.

application security consortium  for the Pros; Why Ernst & Young Will Lead Security Auditing Standards Bootcamp for the Pros; Why Ernst & Young Will Lead Security Auditing Standards Featured Author -  Laura Taylor - January 19, 2002 Original News & Educational Review Course Summary Ernst & Young, has put together the quintessential course for security engineers looking to improve their ability to protect their organization's website, systems, and network. Dubbed eXtreme Hacking, and carrying a price tag of $5,000 a slot, this co Read More

Security Strategies for the Midsized Business


Midsize businesses face the same security threats as larger companies, and likewise they must comply with the same regulations. But, their security budgets are smaller. The good news is that IT security systems don’t have to be expensive. Learn about the top three security problems, how to develop security policies using integrated security solutions, and how to do vulnerability assessment with low-cost security tools.

application security consortium  Strategies for the Midsized Business Midsize businesses face the same security threats as larger companies, and likewise they must comply with the same regulations. But, their security budgets are smaller. The good news is that IT security systems don’t have to be expensive. Learn about the top three security problems, how to develop security policies using integrated security solutions, and how to do vulnerability assessment with low-cost security tools. Read More

Malware Security Report


Learn how to protect your company in the VeriSign Malware Security Report.

application security consortium  Security Report Silent and unseen, malware can infect your servers and Web sites, destroy customer trust—and put your business at risk. And the problem is getting worse as cyber criminals use increasingly sophisticated techniques to spread malware through the Web. Learn how to protect your company in the VeriSign Malware Security Report . You'll learn about the methods cyber criminals use, how they attempt to profit at your expense—and how you can stop them. Protect your company from the Read More

Understanding the PCI Data Security Standard


The payment card industry data security standard (PCI DSS) defines a comprehensive set of requirements to enhance and enforce payment account data security in a proactive rather than passive way. These include security management, policies, procedures, network architectures, software design, and other protective measures. Get a better understanding of the PCC DSS and learn the costs and benefits of compliance.

application security consortium  external audits, systems and application security also require formal change control. Code changes, especially for Web applications, are reviewed and vetted to ensure they meet secure coding guidelines, like those in the Open Web Security Project Guide. A change control process also ensures that appropriate corrections or remedies are applied prior to public code release. The standards enumerate a large number of well-known Web programming flaws, problems and issues, against which developers are Read More

IT Security- What You Don't Know Can Cost You Big


In the white paper 7 essential steps to security risk reduction, you'll learn about a program that quantifies your security system's ability to han...

application security consortium  Security- What You Don't Know Can Cost You Big You have a network and data security system in place. But can you measure its level of effectiveness? Or its preparedness to respond to new threats? If you can't, you're flying blind, and it could cost you. Without the ability to monitor and measure the state of your security system, you're giving up the ability to truly manage it—and that could mean the difference between failure and success. In the white paper 7 Essential Steps to Security Risk Read More

Application Performance: Don't Fly Blindly Into the Cloud


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application security consortium  are solutions. In Managing Application Performance in the Cloud , you'll get a straightforward guide to understanding how to deal with performance management challenges particular to cloud computing the network-based performance management tools and processes you must have in place before migrating your applications how to find the right cloud performance management visibility tool set You'll also learn about a cloud performance management solution designed to maintain your cloud-based network at a high Read More