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DEFINITION: A network analyzer (also called a protocol analyzer or packetanalyzer) is a combination of hardware and programming, or in some cases a stand-alone hardware device, that can be installed in a computer or network to enhance protection against malicious activity. Network analyzers can supplement firewalls,anti-virus programs, and spyware detection programs.Network analyzers can:Provide  … 
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Network Security White Papers (View All Report Types)
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The Evolution and Necessity of a Next-Gen Firewall
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes you through the history and development of firewalls and explores each generation's strengths and weaknesses. Read on to learn what characteristics you need in a next-gen firewall to improve your security strategy.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 15 Oct 2014

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Markets and Bounties for Cybercrime Tools and Stolen Data
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the fundamental characteristics of black and grey markets to offer understanding of the current and predicted security threat landscape.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Juniper Networks, Inc.

3 Approaches to Stop DDoS Attacks
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the threat landscape of DDoS attacks and details the shortcomings of traditional security approaches. You will uncover how to evaluate and craft a new security strategy to mitigate DDoS attacks based on whether you compute on-premises, in the cloud, or in a hybrid environment. View now to learn more.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 04 Mar 2015

Radware

Application-Centric Infrastructure Streamlines IT
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a network infrastructure that combines most needs into one place for a more efficient and more effective IT.
Posted: 26 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

5 Steps to Designing a Next-Gen Firewall
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers a five step program to designing a next-gen firewall to keep out malicious attacks.  View now to learn more.
Posted: 26 Mar 2015 | Published: 20 Oct 2014

Juniper Networks, Inc.

3 Ways Anomaly Detection Improves IT Operations
sponsored by Prelert
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover the three ways anomaly detection can streamline and enhance your risk management strategy.
Posted: 26 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Prelert

Citrix NetScaler: A Foundation for Next-Gen Datacenter Security
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals how NetScaler is meeting modern demands for more robust datacenter security.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Published: 01 Sep 2012

Citrix

Best Practices for Deploying WAN Optimization with Data Replication
sponsored by Silver Peak
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn how to properly deploy WAN optimization in disaster recovery situations.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Published: 25 Mar 2015

Silver Peak

Why Every IT Security Team Needs Anomaly Detection Software
sponsored by Prelert
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you the ins and outs of anomaly detection, including how it works and what its benefits are.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Prelert

Everbridge Case Study: Optimizing Network Security Management
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Read more to learn how you can boost your network security and efficiency while also cutting costs.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 23 Mar 2015

F5 Networks

Deploying a Next-Generation IPS Infrastructure
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper explains how deploying an IPS behind and application delivery controller (ADC) can optimize IPS performance, simplify IPS management, increase business agility, and improve overall network security. Read more to learn how you can boost your network security and efficiency with one simple solution.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 19 Dec 2014

F5 Networks

A Comprehensive Security Intelligence Platform
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Download this paper to discover the pros and cons of an SIEM platform and to determine if this is the one that meets your needs.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

IBM

Top 5 IT security trends to watch in 2015
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: Download this brief white paper to discover the five major changes to expect in 2015 and what these changes could mean for you.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

Dimension Data

7 Ways to Find Rogue Users
sponsored by Prelert
WHITE PAPER: This article gives you seven foolproof steps towards setting up insider security with less disruption and better accuracy.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Prelert

Case Study: Finding Document Thieves
sponsored by Prelert
WHITE PAPER: In this brief case study, discover a crime on intellectual property that came very close to slipping through the cracks.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 16 Jan 2015

Prelert

Anomaly Detection in Unstructured Data
sponsored by Prelert
WHITE PAPER: This article introduces an anomaly detection program aimed to aid with the analysis of unstructured data.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Prelert

The Secret To Reducing False Alerts
sponsored by Prelert
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at this brief article to discover how anomaly detection can lower your rate of false positives.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 22 May 2014

Prelert

Deployment best practices and guidelines to deliver any app to mobile users
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides 6 different ways to provide enterprise application access on mobile devices. Read more to learn how your company can empower employees and reap the mobility benefits.
Posted: 20 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 May 2014

Citrix

Buyer'€™s Criteria for Advanced Malware Protection
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you a detailed understanding of what controls need to be in place to stop the strongest attacks.
Posted: 19 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

How to Future Proof Application Delivery
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: To learn more about the 4 key categories to consider when choosing an ADC platform that will stand the test of time, access this exhaustive white paper. Read now to learn how you can use this information to choose the ADC that's right for your organization.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

F5 Networks

A Guide to a Multifaceted Security Strategy
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper can help you develop an innovative approach for catching even the most advanced malware.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 01 Jan 2015

Dell SecureWorks

Unified Communications Security Measures: Ensuring Peace of Mind
sponsored by ThinkingPhones
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the essential security features all unified communications should have.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 01 Jan 2015

ThinkingPhones

Selecting a Next-Generation Firewall: Top 10 Considerations
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover how a next-gen firewall closes network gaps and explore the top 10 considerations for platform evaluation.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 12 Feb 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Better Manage Your BYOD Program
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides indispensible advice on how to select device specifications for BYOD, how to streamline management, and more.
Posted: 11 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Enhancing employee flexibility while reducing IT complexity
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Read this exclusive case study to find out what solutions Dell took to embrace BYOD, streamline IT, and manage their security at the same time.
Posted: 11 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®
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NETWORK SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  detailed statistics for current and recent activity on the network.Test anti-malware programs and pinpoint potential vulnerabilitiesDetect unusual levels of network traffic.Detect unusual packet characteristics.Identify packet sources or destinations.Configure alarms for defined threats.Search for specific data strings in packets.Monitor bandwidth utilization as a function of time.Create application-specific plug-ins.Display all statistics on a user-friendly control panel.Network analyzers are not intended to replace firewalls, anti-virus programs, or spyware detection programs. However, the use … 
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