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DEFINITION: An appliance or "network appliance" is a term used to denote a relatively low-cost PC designed for Internet access and specialized business use, but without the capabilities of a fully-equipped PC.
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A Consolidated Platform for Next-Generation Firewall and Secure Web Gateway Services
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper first defines next-generation firewalls, secure web gateways, and their capabilities, and then specifically discusses the Fortinet FortiGate NGFW and the results of ESG Lab's evaluation and testing of the device.
Posted: 16 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Mitigating Security & Compliance Risks with EMM
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Due to potential threats to enterprise security that come along with workforce mobility, companies are discovering pitfalls from legal, competitive, and productivity standpoints.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 May 2014

BlackBerry

Examining SSL-encrypted Communications
sponsored by Netronome Systems
WHITE PAPER: SSL-encrypted communications have enabled a variety of secure, web-based communications and online transactions. This paper explores the drivers behind the increase in SSL usage and the methods used to confront the security challenges that SSL creates.
Posted: 26 Oct 2007 | Published: 16 Oct 2007

Netronome Systems

On-Demand Security Audit and Vulnerability Management - A Proactive Approach to Network Security
sponsored by Qualys, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the various approaches to network security and focuses on the unique role of vulnerability management and automated security audits. Learn about the four pillars of security and different approaches to vulnerability management.
Posted: 07 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

Qualys, Inc.

Top Five DNS Security Attack Risks and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn best practices and options for a hardened DNS layer that can minimize the risk of experiencing a DNS attack by identifying the symptoms and implementing a response faster.
Posted: 13 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Infoblox

Botnets: The dark side of cloud computing
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Botnets pose a serious threat to your network and they rival the power of today’s most powerful cloud computing platforms. These “dark” clouds, controlled by cybercriminals, are designed to silently infect your network. This paper details how to protect against the risk of botnet infection with security gateways that offer comprehensive UTM.
Posted: 06 Apr 2012 | Published: 05 Apr 2012

Sophos, Inc.

Operation "Ke3chang": Targeted Attacks Against Ministries of Foreign Affairs
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores a specific cyber-espionage campaign, how it used advanced persistent threats to infiltrate systems and what you can do to prevent similar attacks.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

FireEye

5 Steps to Network Situational Awareness
sponsored by Lumeta Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a five step program to achieve Network Situational Awareness and gain a thorough understanding of your network infrastructure so you can more closely manage any changes and catch problems before they impact your business.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Published: 07 Feb 2014

Lumeta Corporation

Protecting the Network Perimeter: Controlling what gets through—into and out of your organization
sponsored by McAfee.
WHITE PAPER: The traffic allowed to flow through the network perimeter – both good and bad – can determine the success or potential downfall of an organisation. View this paper to explore how McAfee can help protect network perimeters with a solution that enables organisations to easily, effectively, and securely manage traffic flow.
Posted: 01 Feb 2012 | Published: 01 Feb 2012

McAfee.

4 Questions to Ask When Evaluating Network Security Solutions
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief yet informative resource reveals the four questions you must ask when evaluating potential multilayer network security products to ensure you get the most out of your new investment.
Posted: 21 Aug 2013 | Published: 21 Aug 2013

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
 
 
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