The Benefits and Security Risks of Web Based Applications for Business

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

Produk Detail:

  • Author : Kathleen Kotwica
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 24 pages
  • ISBN : 0124169872
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
CLICK HERE TO GET THIS BOOKThe Benefits and Security Risks of Web Based Applications for Business

The Benefits and Security Risks of Web-Based Applications for Business

The Benefits and Security Risks of Web-Based Applications for Business
  • Author : Kathleen Kotwica
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 May 2013
GET THIS BOOKThe Benefits and Security Risks of Web-Based Applications for Business

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

Application Level Security Management

Application Level Security Management
  • Author : Michael Neuhaus
  • Publisher : diplom.de
  • Release : 24 April 2005
GET THIS BOOKApplication Level Security Management

Inhaltsangabe:Abstract: Today, more and more enterprises are developing business applications for Internet usage, which results in the exposure of their sensitive data not only to customers, and business partners but also to hackers. Because web applications provide the interface between users sitting somewhere within the World Wide Web and enterprises backend-resources, hackers can execute sophisticated attacks that are almost untraceable, aiming to steal, modify or delete enterprises vital data, even when it is protected by passwords or encryption. As

Business Environment in a Global Context

Business Environment in a Global Context
  • Author : Andrew Harrison
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 01 December 2013
GET THIS BOOKBusiness Environment in a Global Context

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.

Web-Based Services: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Web-Based Services: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 09 November 2015
GET THIS BOOKWeb-Based Services: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

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

Official (ISC)2 Guide to the CISSP CBK

Official (ISC)2 Guide to the CISSP CBK
  • Author : Adam Gordon
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 08 April 2015
GET THIS BOOKOfficial (ISC)2 Guide to the CISSP CBK

As a result of a rigorous, methodical process that (ISC) follows to routinely update its credential exams, it has announced that enhancements will be made to both the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) credential, beginning April 15, 2015. (ISC) conducts this process on a regular basis to ensure that the examinations and

E-Commerce for Organizational Development and Competitive Advantage

E-Commerce for Organizational Development and Competitive Advantage
  • Author : Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 March 2013
GET THIS BOOKE-Commerce for Organizational Development and Competitive Advantage

As e-commerce continues to develop, organizations have adopted its technological advancements in order to keep a strategic advantage in the business environment. E-Commerce for Organizational Development and Competitive Advantage provides insight on the challenges related to the management aspects of e-commerce and its influence over organizational development. With the growing applications of electronic commerce technologies, this reference source is vital for educators, researchers, and managers interested in the advantages of this field.

Web Information Systems and Technologies

Web Information Systems and Technologies
  • Author : Joaquim Filipe,José Cordeiro
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 12 July 2008
GET THIS BOOKWeb Information Systems and Technologies

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,

Information Security and Auditing in the Digital Age

Information Security and Auditing in the Digital Age
  • Author : Amjad Umar
  • Publisher : nge solutions, inc
  • Release : 01 December 2003
GET THIS BOOKInformation Security and Auditing in the Digital Age

This book provides a recent and relevant coverage based on a systematic approach. Especially suitable for practitioners and managers, the book has also been classroom tested in IS/IT courses on security. It presents a systematic approach to build total systems solutions that combine policies, procedures, risk analysis, threat assessment through attack trees, honeypots, audits, and commercially available security packages to secure the modern IT assets (applications, databases, hosts, middleware services and platforms) as well as the paths (the wireless

Security Software Development

Security Software Development
  • Author : Douglas A. Ashbaugh, CISSP
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 23 October 2008
GET THIS BOOKSecurity Software Development

Threats to application security continue to evolve just as quickly as the systems that protect against cyber-threats. In many instances, traditional firewalls and other conventional controls can no longer get the job done. The latest line of defense is to build security features into software as it is being developed. Drawing from the author’s extensive experience as a developer, Secure Software Development: Assessing and Managing Security Risks illustrates how software application security can be best, and most cost-effectively, achieved

Security, Trust, and Regulatory Aspects of Cloud Computing in Business Environments

Security, Trust, and Regulatory Aspects of Cloud Computing in Business Environments
  • Author : Srinivasan, S.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 March 2014
GET THIS BOOKSecurity, Trust, and Regulatory Aspects of Cloud Computing in Business Environments

Emerging as an effective alternative to organization-based information systems, cloud computing has been adopted by many businesses around the world. Despite the increased popularity, there remain concerns about the security of data in the cloud since users have become accustomed to having control over their hardware and software. Security, Trust, and Regulatory Aspects of Cloud Computing in Business Environments compiles the research and views of cloud computing from various individuals around the world. Detailing cloud security, regulatory and industry compliance,

Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, Second Edition

Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, Second Edition
  • Author : Pagani, Margherita
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 August 2008
GET THIS BOOKEncyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, Second Edition

Advances in hardware, software, and audiovisual rendering technologies of recent years have unleashed a wealth of new capabilities and possibilities for multimedia applications, creating a need for a comprehensive, up-to-date reference. The Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking provides hundreds of contributions from over 200 distinguished international experts, covering the most important issues, concepts, trends, and technologies in multimedia technology. This must-have reference contains over 1,300 terms, definitions, and concepts, providing the deepest level of understanding of the field of multimedia technology

Electronic Commerce Management for Business Activities and Global Enterprises: Competitive Advantages

Electronic Commerce Management for Business Activities and Global Enterprises: Competitive Advantages
  • Author : Lee, In
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 30 June 2012
GET THIS BOOKElectronic Commerce Management for Business Activities and Global Enterprises: Competitive Advantages

Electronic Commerce Management for Business Activities and Global Enterprises: Competitive Advantages is written as an e-commerce textbook for undergraduate and graduate students in various business programs, including information systems, marketing, computer science, and MBA. In addition to serving as a textbook in e-commerce, this book also provides an excellent repository for instructors, researchers, and industry practitioners for their research ideas, theories, and practical experiences. In addition to regular topics traditionally taught in the classroom, this textbook addresses the many new

Cyber Defence in the Age of AI, Smart Societies and Augmented Humanity

Cyber Defence in the Age of AI, Smart Societies and Augmented Humanity
  • Author : Hamid Jahankhani,Stefan Kendzierskyj,Nishan Chelvachandran,Jaime Ibarra
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 06 April 2020
GET THIS BOOKCyber Defence in the Age of AI, Smart Societies and Augmented Humanity

This publication highlights the fast-moving technological advancement and infiltration of Artificial Intelligence into society. Concepts of evolution of society through interconnectivity are explored, together with how the fusion of human and technological interaction leading to Augmented Humanity is fast becoming more than just an endemic phase, but a cultural phase shift to digital societies. It aims to balance both the positive progressive outlooks such developments bring with potential issues that may stem from innovation of this kind, such as the

Guide to Computer Network Security

Guide to Computer Network Security
  • Author : Joseph Migga Kizza
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 03 June 2020
GET THIS BOOKGuide to Computer Network Security

This timely textbook presents a comprehensive guide to the core topics in cybersecurity, covering issues of security that extend beyond traditional computer networks to the ubiquitous mobile communications and online social networks that have become part of our daily lives. In the context of our growing dependence on an ever-changing digital ecosystem, this book stresses the importance of security awareness, whether in our homes, our businesses, or our public spaces. This fully updated new edition features new material on the