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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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Network SecurityWhite Papers (View All Report Types)
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Selecting a Next-Generation Firewall: Topic 10 Considerations
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, uncover 10 considerations to weigh when evaluating next-generation firewall tools to ensure that the solution you select best protects your networks from today's broad range of risk.
Posted: 01 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Cisco

Information Security Services: Preparing for Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attacks
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks UK
WHITE PAPER: This essential whitepaper explores the current state of DDoS attacks and outlines why you need a proactive prevention strategy.
Posted: 01 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2011

Dell SecureWorks UK

Secure Network Access for Personal Mobile Devices
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers a solution to the challenges of mobility in the workplace, helping organizations realize the full benefits of BYOD without sacrificing strong security.
Posted: 31 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

Cisco

Fortinet’s Solution for the Enterprise Campus: High Performance Next Generation Firewall
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores major trends behind next-generation firewalls and how you can ensure network security while still enabling your employees.
Posted: 31 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

DDOS Mitigation a Key Component in Network Security
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide explores why DDoS prevention needs to be a main part of your network security plan.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Published: 27 Mar 2014

Ixia

Leverage Security Intelligence for Retail
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative solution brief highlights the challenges and potential solutions that can be implemented to help embrace mobile customers, protect payment and personal data and deliver a secure shopping experience.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

Thriving in a BYOD World: 3 steps to Enterprise Mobility
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Read this resource to reveal 3 critical steps to take when building a complete and secure mobile strategy.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 13 Mar 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Leveraging Security Intelligence for Energy and Utilities Companies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how an integrated security intelligence platform provides the necessary components to help energy and utilities companies automate compliance and risk management, detect and manage threats, and protect the smart grid from both security breaches and cyber-attacks.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

IBM

Citrix XenMobile and Cisco ISE Integration
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper introduces you to a comprehensive management platform that combines the power of network access control, intelligent monitoring and automation, and comprehensive security management for content, applications and devices.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 21 Mar 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence: Perception Capture Study
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Ponemon Institute report highlights the capabilities and benefits of one security incident event management (SIEM) solution.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

IBM

Four Ways DNS Can Accelerate Business Growth
sponsored by Neustar®
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the plethora of benefits that a robust and secure DNS can provide your organization. Read on to find out how you can significantly enhance your web experience for users, driving new streams of revenue.
Posted: 20 Mar 2014 | Published: 20 Mar 2014

Neustar®

Build a network perimeter for the mobile age
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper examines how your organization can meet the challenges of securing and managing a modern network by embracing a perimeter model based on logical controls that consistently enforce enterprise policy wherever an asset is located.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 19 Mar 2014

Palo Alto Networks

NSS Labs:  2013 Next Generation Firewall Security Value Map
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This crucial white paper uses analytical data of the top next generation firewall solution on the market to create a security value map (SVM). Find out which tool offers the most effective services and which best satisfies your organization's specific needs.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

The Next Generation of Firewalls: How to Stop Tomorrow's Advanced Threats
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the next generation firewall, examining its market drivers, critical requirements and how it is extending to respond to the ever-changing needs of the modern enterprise.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Modern network security for modern threats
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the current state of network security and examines a set of flexible solutions that account for changes to applications, threats, and users, providing air-tight security.
Posted: 14 Mar 2014 | Published: 14 Mar 2014

Palo Alto Networks

Next-Gen Security
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: SSL decryption and inspection keeps attackers away from your data and out of your network. Choose security offerings that can mitigate the most risks. A good NGFW lets you block SSL-encrypted attacks as they happen.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 11 Mar 2014

Dell Software

What Works in Detecting and Blocking Advanced Threats: A Real Case Study at a Large Research Organization
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: Cybercriminals are always looking for new ways to infiltrate your system, making it essential to have an effective intrusion prevention system (IPS). This white paper explores one company's IPS platform and how it can greatly enhance your system security.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 06 Mar 2014

FireEye

Defending Against Malware: A Holistic Approach to One of Today's Biggest IT Risks
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers background on today's malware and its 4 predictable steps. Click through to discover a set of integrated solutions that offer improved visibility and defense to block advanced attacks.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Poison Ivy and Random Access Tools: What You Need to Know
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the current threat landscape and more specifically Poison Ivy, a remote access tool that has been used in several high-profile malware campaigns. Read on to learn which tools you need to defend yourself from this form of cybercrime.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

FireEye

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence: Perception Capture Study
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Ponemon Institute report highlights the capabilities and benefits of one security incident event management (SIEM) solution.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

IBM

Seven Strategies for Identifying Who’s Behind Advanced Cyber Attacks
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide breaks down the nature of malware attacks and what they reveal about the culprit, including their location, ties to other malware attacks, and connections to common threat factors.
Posted: 04 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

FireEye

The Critical Incident Response Maturity Journey
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This paper focuses on defining levels of critical incident response maturity and how organizations can continually improve their incident response capabilities to help reduce the risk of experiencing a damaging incident.
Posted: 01 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Cisco

Design, Deploy, and Manage a DDoS Protection Architecture
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: An increasing number of Distributed Denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks has caused many businesses to redesign their networks and better protect application-layer attacks. In this white paper, learn how a multi-tier DDoS protection architecture can help you protect your network and higher-layer application protocols from the four categories of DDoS.
Posted: 31 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

F5 Networks

BYOD, mobile collaboration and network security
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the current state of workplace mobility, BYOD and what you can do to ensure security for user-devices.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Cisco

How Data Centers are Becoming Unwitting Accomplices in Advanced Cyber Attacks
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the widening gap between the offensive capabilities of today's cyber attackers and the weak traditional defenses deployed in most data centers.
Posted: 10 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

FireEye
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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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