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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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Get the most from the move to a next-generation firewall
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will help network and cybersecurity teams understand the things they can and should demand from next-generation firewalls.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

McAfee, Inc.

From BlackBerry to BYOD
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses mobile device management tools and other solutions for enterprises in the era of BYOD and mobile device diversity.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

How Managed Endpoint Security Can Help Expand Your Managed Services Business
sponsored by N-able Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how utilizing a single integrated management platform for malware protection can help Managed Service Providers (MSPs) streamline and standardize their security efforts, and the many benefits of implementing managed endpoint security for MSPs and their customers.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

N-able Technologies

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this Magic Quadrant report for security information and event management to see how leading vendors compare and contrast.
Posted: 29 Jul 2014 | Published: 29 Jul 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

Data Center Trends and Network Security Impact
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the major data center trends that enterprises and service providers should be preparing for, as well as their anticipated impact on network security.
Posted: 29 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Fortinet, Inc.

Comparing Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Technologies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This highly informative white paper from Gartner objectively evaluates a variety of SIEM technologies on a number of critical dimensions, including market responsiveness, customer experience, and pricing.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jun 2014

IBM

Fortinet's Data Center Solution – High Performance Network Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore this informative white paper to find out how to accommodate the evolving security requirements for networks, and take full advantage of the opportunities presented by the latest trends.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

FortiOS® 5 Network Security Operating System
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the key features of an industry-leading, next-gen firewall option.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Are you Ready for the Future of IT?
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Find out how you can utilize the technologies of today to create new business opportunities and prepare for the future of IT.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 24 Jul 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Comparing Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Technologies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This highly informative white paper from Gartner objectively evaluates a variety of SIEM technologies on a number of critical dimensions, including market responsiveness, customer experience, and pricing.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jun 2014

IBM

Innovative Technology for Enterprise Security and Enablement
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read now to learn more about this company's advanced security solutions, which work in conjunction with one another to leverage your enterprise's security, efficiency, compliance, and enablement.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 21 Jul 2014

CDW Corporation

Best Practices for Mobile Application Lifecycle Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the growing world of mobile application development and highlights the benefits of providing security for mobile applications during the development and deployment stages.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 21 Jul 2014

IBM

Next-Generation Security: Intrusion Prevention Systems
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how an intrusion prevention system (IPS) works and why it's more effective than traditional firewalls in analyzing your network activity to detect and prevent problems.
Posted: 18 Jul 2014 | Published: 18 Jul 2014

CDW Corporation

Keeping Advanced Persistent Threats in Check
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides valuable information on APTs and proposes one company's comprehensive next-generation security solution.
Posted: 18 Jul 2014 | Published: 18 Jul 2014

CDW Corporation

Solitaire Interglobal-Platform Security Report-Tracked, Hacked, and Attacked
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides insight on the main behavioral characteristics of hardware and software used for security purposes.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

The Devices Are Coming! How the "Internet of Things" Will Affect IT
sponsored by Cox Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative report provides insight into what others are (or aren't) doing to prepare for the invasion of internet-connected devices in the workplace, as well as the changes that your enterprise should anticipate in the coming years.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 May 2014

Cox Communications, Inc.

Upgrading and Improving the Trust of Microsoft Windows Certificate Authorities
sponsored by Thales
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the history of Microsoft Windows 2003 Server, including the cryptographic landscape when it was introduced and the improvements along the way.
Posted: 15 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jun 2014

Thales

Multi-Layered Security
sponsored by GFI Cloud
WHITE PAPER: Discover several key controls for robust SMB malware defenses and learn about several popular attacks that cybercriminals have been known to use.
Posted: 14 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

GFI Cloud

Fundamentals of the PKI Infrastructure
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This article reviews the basics of PKI, which increases data security through the use of advanced access methods and ensures that the authenticity of the data flow is preserved.
Posted: 11 Jul 2014 | Published: 11 Jul 2014

Global Knowledge

Web Attack Survival Guide
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores survival tactics in the event of a web attack.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 07 Jul 2014

Imperva

Network protection and UTM Buyers Guide
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how this UTM solution can provide the highest standards of network security within the cloud, while integrating multiple security capabilities on a single platform.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sophos, Inc.

Security best practices for file-based data movement— an IT practitioner’s guide
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the best solution used to execute file transfer activities—in a safe and secure manner.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

IBM

Unified Threat Management Guide
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide looks at two of the most popular threat management platforms on the market and explores the benefits of each.
Posted: 02 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sophos, Inc.

Secure Your Mobile Content While Increasing Productivity
sponsored by Accellion, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report provides key survey findings indicating how important mobile access is to users, how likely they are to bypass authorized systems, how compliant current collaboration practices are, and what collaboration functionality user expect on their mobile devices.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Accellion, Inc.

Data Security Checklist: Tips for Managing the Mobile Enterprise
sponsored by Accellion, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document presents a checklist of data security features to consider when establishing an enterprise mobility management strategy.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Accellion, Inc.
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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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