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ALSO CALLED: Network Perimeter Security, Computer Network Security, Security Network, Perimeter Security
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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A New Set of Network Security Challenges
sponsored by Icomm Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Today, workers demand access from devices beyond the firewall.  Smart phones, tablets, and laptops of all types.  However, the biggest challenge is finding a balance between productive and security.
Posted: 17 Sep 2014 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

Icomm Technologies

CradlePoint Enablers for PCI Compliant Systems
sponsored by CradlePoint
WHITE PAPER: Explore this informative paper that will help you better understand how to create and maintain a Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliant network. Read on to learn about PCI security standards, and what one player in the network connectivity market recommends for PCI compliance.
Posted: 16 Sep 2014 | Published: 08 Jan 2014

CradlePoint

5 Tips for Guest BYOD Use
sponsored by North Sydney IT and Cisco
WHITE PAPER: If your midsize company welcomes guests and their mobile devices, read this white paper. Get five tips for guest BYOD use.
Posted: 15 Sep 2014 | Published: 15 Sep 2014

North Sydney IT and Cisco

Rightsize for the Midsize: Leverage the Network Infrastructure for Competitive Success
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This IDC report examines the opportunity midmarket firms have in leveraging network infrastructure for competitive success in the new cloud and mobility era. Inside, learn how midmarket firms can improve their competitive position by providing more efficient access to advanced productivity resources.
Posted: 15 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 May 2014

Cisco

Securely Enabling Remote Workers at Lower Cost Than Traditional Approaches
sponsored by Imation Corp.
WHITE PAPER: Remote work is a growing trend, which is no surprise because of the great benefits it has.  However, what about the additional security risks that come along with it?
Posted: 15 Sep 2014 | Published: 15 Sep 2014

Imation Corp.

Improve Your Security in 30 Days with HP TippingPoint
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This (slightly tongue-in-cheek) white paper shows how you can use HP TippingPoint to materially improve your security posture in 30 days.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 11 Sep 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

8 Ways to Better Monitor Network Security Threats in the Age of BYOD
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This SlashGuide offers unique insight and analysis into how network security professionals can better identify, manage, and contain the leading network security risk factors that arise from a mobile, always-on workforce.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

WAF or IPS - Why you need more than a Firewall and IPS to protect your applications
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the importance of using more than just a firewall and IPS to protect your applications from malicious attacks.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 11 Sep 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Next generation firewall product analysis
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource contains a product analysis of a next generation firewall (NGFW) that discusses security, performance, TCO and several other categories that are not available anywhere else.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Sep 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Build the Infrastructure to Enable the Changing Face of IT
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Check out this expert resource to learn about the top trends and challenges facing your network today. Topics include hybrid software-defined networking, context-aware security, unified communications, and more.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix

The HP IT Insights Series—Volume 9 - Get the facts about SDN: Debunk six myths standing in the way of network
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper will help you debunk 6 myths about software-defined networking (SDN) that stand in the way of network innovation.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

DDoS Report: The Escalating Threat of DDoS Attacks
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: If you are concerned about the possibility of major service outages due to DDoS attacks, you should ensure that your vendor can scale to mitigate the largest multi-vendor attacks at your network's edge. So where can you turn? Check out the following report to learn where now.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Sep 2014

A10 Networks

Moving Beyond the Firewall for Complete Data Protection
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to discover several new security threats and what solutions are available to mitigate those risks going forward.
Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 09 Sep 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Manage Identities & Access for Continuous Compliance & Reduced Risk
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how identity and access management solutions from IBM Security can help organizations protect critical assets.
Posted: 04 Sep 2014 | Published: 01 Apr 2014

IBM

Mitigating Security Risks at the Network's Edge: Best Practices for Distributed Enterprises
sponsored by CradlePoint
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover the keys to preventing data breaches in distributed enterprises.
Posted: 04 Sep 2014 | Published: 04 Sep 2014

CradlePoint

How Cisco Helped Pinellas County, FL to Integrate Wired and Wireless Networks
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how Cisco helped Pinellas County, Florida to deliver unified wired and wireless services with bring-your-own-device convenience to all 111 buildings in 53 locations throughout the county.
Posted: 04 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Deliver Simple and Secure Access to Behind-the-Firewall Business Resources
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn the ins-and-outs of a solution capable of delivering simple and secure access to behind-the-firewall business resources such as Windows File Share content and intranet sites without requiring changes to your network, firewall security configuration or device VPN.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 03 Sep 2014

IBM

The Ten Principals of BYOD
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the top ten Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) considerations to keep in mind when composing a BYOD policy to ensure a productive and secure environment which allows your employees to use their consumer-based devices to complete day to day tasks.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 28 May 2014

IBM

IBM Mobile First
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to develop, test, run and manage hybrid and native multiplatform, mobile apps in a security-rich environment.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 03 Sep 2014

IBM

SDN-Based Open Networking Building Momentum Among IT Decision Makers
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Two of the most important technologies today are open networking and SDN.  For the past few years, both have gained acceptance in data centers due to their promise of improved IT agaility, flexibility and manageability.
Posted: 02 Sep 2014 | Published: 02 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc.

Leveraging Network Infrastructure for Competitive Success in Midsize Businesses
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now to learn how mid-market firms can leverage network infrastructure for success in the era of mobility and the cloud.
Posted: 29 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Why and How You Should Use a VPN
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains why VPNs are instrumental in eliminating the risk of public wired and wireless connections; how to use VPN at home and on the go; and how to choose a VPN provider.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 27 Aug 2014

Global Knowledge

Mobile Security: Threats and Countermeasures
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Mobile devices are quickly becoming the device of choice for the primary end-user. The intuitive user-experience, robust computing capabilities, extensive catalog of apps, and always-on connectivity combined with portability make mobile devices very compelling PC replacements.
Posted: 22 Aug 2014 | Published: 22 Aug 2014

MobileIron

Mitigating Web Threats with Comprehensive and Pervasive Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the challenges regarding Web security, and explores a solution with a durable network-based security architecture that is designed to protect against malicious threats.
Posted: 21 Aug 2014 | Published: 01 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Security Concerns in the C-Suite and How Next-Generation Firewalls Can Help
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights the danger behind APTs, leading to the need for heightened network security with the help of next-generation firewalls.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 11 Sep 2014

Fortinet, 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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