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ALSO CALLED: Network Perimeter Security, Computer Network Security, Security Network, Perimeter Security
DEFINITION: Network behavior analysis (NBA) is a way to enhance the security of a proprietary network by monitoring traffic and noting unusual actions or departures from normal operation. Conventional intrusion prevention system solutions defend a network's perimeter by using packet inspection, signature detection and real-time blocking. NBA solutions watch what's happening inside the network, aggregating data  … 
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Network Security White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Achieving End-to-End Security in the Internet of Things
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Minimize risk and optimize operations for mission-critical connected devices using cellular IoT for secure connections. Learn how you can capitalize on the IoT's endless possibilities without becoming tomorrow's headline
Posted: 27 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Innovative Monetization Approaches for Home Security and Automation Organizations
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Take an in-depth look at four innovative IoT approaches home security organizations are using to expand their services and grow their bottom line.
Posted: 27 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Best Practices for Implementing Global IoT Initiatives
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to successfully launch, secure and maintain your IoT service. Discover six best practices for managing IoT complexity and six crucial areas you must be prepared to address.
Posted: 23 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Best Practices for Enterprise Security
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: The modern enterprise workforce calls for deep, comprehensive security to keep data protected no matter how people work. Discover best practices for securing your modern workforce, which include network security, access management, app security, and monitoring and response.
Posted: 21 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Citrix

Manage Risk by Protecting the Apps and Data that Drive Business Productivity
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Traditional perimeter-based security has been rendered ineffective by mobility and the cloud. In this infographic, learn how to successfully navigate the increasingly volatile IT business environment and take a new approach to information security.
Posted: 21 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Citrix

Securing Your Microsoft Environment
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: The challenge your organization faces is how to best protect your infrastructure from cyberattacks. Discover ways to adopt a prevention-first security posture that protects the network and digital assets.
Posted: 16 Dec 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Firewall Buyer's Guide: Evaluating Enterprise Network Firewalls
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: With users and data more distributed than ever, traditional network security defenses and firewalls may begin to lag behind the evolving threat landscape. Discover 10 essential characteristics of the modern firewall, tips for constructing a RFP, how to physically evaluate your firewall, and more.
Posted: 15 Dec 2016 | Published: 15 Dec 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Seeing Through the Clouds: Cloud Visibility Improves Network Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why network telemetry is the key to better cloud security. Learn how network telemetry can expand advanced visibility, threat detection, and security analytics capabilities to the cloud for more comprehensive network protection.
Posted: 15 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Best Practices for Dealing With Phishing and Ransomware
sponsored by KnowBe4
WHITE PAPER: This Osterman Research white paper focuses on current problems in security with phishing and ransomware, and gives recommendations on how to mitigate these threats. Learn how to implement security awareness training for all users, maintain quality backups and implement detection and elimination systems for your network.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

KnowBe4

The Foundation of Next-Gen Enterprise Security is Embedded in your Endpoints
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: As the lines between corporate and personal have blurred, or even blended altogether, the enterprise security team has less and less true control over all of the endpoints being used by employees. Learn how to activate embedded security in your endpoints to ensure complete protection of your valuable assets.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Absolute

IDC Technology Spotlight: Modern "Embedded" Endpoint Security
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: This IDC Technology Spotlight explains why modern endpoint security strategies need an innovative approach that maintains always-on IT connectivity to corporate laptops and mobile devices. Learn how to maintain vigilance and identify threats at the earliest stages before a breach can occur.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Absolute

Accelerating Your Incident Response & Improving Your Network Forensics
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Network visibility is key to insightful security intelligence. Learn how to protect your workforce, fortify your network and improve overall security processes with complete visibility and streamlined forensics.
Posted: 13 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Neutralize Threats with a Collaborative Security Fabric
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to get ahead of today's advanced threats and remediate attacks in a timely manner. Manage security operations faster by integrating all defenses across the threat lifecycle into a single collaborative fabric, enabling your organization to make smarter, more efficient security decisions.
Posted: 09 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Intel Security

Improve Performance and Reliability with Supplemental DNS
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how you can improve the performance, security and reliability of your DNS infrastructure by adding a supplemental DNS service to your IT environment.
Posted: 08 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dyn

From Reactive to Proactive: How to Avoid Alert Fatigue
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to prioritize security alerts and reduce alert fatigue. Discover how to achieve active response, allowing you to respond to attacks as quickly as they are detected.
Posted: 18 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

ThreatConnect

Agile Security for Virtualization, Software-DefinedNetworking, and Cloud
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how software-defined networking has changed security, and how some of the best policies can flourish when security is kept at the heart of the data center revolution.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 07 Nov 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Securing the Private Cloud
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The demands on private cloud all too often leave operators in a position of favoring performance and agility over security. This white paper details how you can protect your private cloud environment by building security into the network that can accommodate powerful threat detection technologies while maximizing throughput and flexibility.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 28 Jul 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

At-Risk Data in the Cloud: 3 Strategies to Stop the Data Bleed
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: Learn about each type of insider threat and discover strategies to mitigate their impact on your organization. Visibility through routine scans to discover sensitive data in cloud-sync folders can help IT move from paranoia or a false sense of security to peace of mind.
Posted: 03 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Absolute

Bot Defense Insights for Thwarting Automated Threats
sponsored by Distil Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn not only what bots are but why they are a significant threat, why bad bots are created, and how to tackle the threat they represent to your enterprise. Access now to discover how to keep your organization safe from this very real menace.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 28 Oct 2016

Distil Networks

High Availability DNS Reduces Downtime Risk and Improves End-User Experience
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the business advantages of implementing a high availability DNS architecture. You'll learn the critical role DNS plays in the user experience, the risks of relying on a single DNS solution, and the added performance benefits of a high availability DNS architecture.
Posted: 27 Oct 2016 | Published: 27 Oct 2016

Dyn

7 Ways to Make Yourself Harder to Hack
sponsored by Solarwinds MSP
WHITE PAPER: Whether you call it layered security or defense in depth, layers of control buys you time to respond effectively. Access now to learn more about integrated tools that cover security and network management for MSPs.
Posted: 25 Oct 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2016

Solarwinds MSP

Overcome Cloud Challenges with Open Networking and Flexible Tools
sponsored by Dell EMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to integrate different cloud offerings with a combined SDN infrastructure and hybrid cloud strategy. Read on to learn how to situate your cloud infrastructure as to take advantage of SDN's real-time intelligence, deep app integration, and high levels of automation.
Posted: 21 Dec 2016 | Published: 21 Dec 2016

Dell EMC and Intel®

Content Delivery Networks Take on New Roles
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Content delivery networks (CDNs) can pave the way for using rich media in an enterprise but make sure you understand how it works. In this e-guide, Tom Nolle, President of CIMI Corporation dives into how CDNs work, their protection from denial of service attacks and the new mission for CDN providers.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

Limelight Networks, Inc.

Mitigate Security Risks with Hyperconverged Infrastructure
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: Improve your security posture and best mitigate risks by implementing comprehensive security measures across your entire enterprise - from the network perimeter to the application layer. Discover how a hyperconverged infrastructure limits potential points of attack and consolidates security controls.
Posted: 18 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

Effectively Protect your Enterprise
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can stay one step ahead of attacker with this infographic. Achieve a high level security posture with tools like web filtering, sandboxing and next generation firewall.
Posted: 31 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Fortinet, Inc.
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NETWORK SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  from many points to support offline analysis.After establishing a benchmark for normal traffic, the NBA program passively monitors network activity and flags unknown, new or unusual patterns that might indicate the presence of a threat. The program can also monitor and record trends in bandwidth and protocol use. Network behavior analysis is particularly good for spotting new malware and zero day exploits. A good NBA program can help a network administrator minimize the time and labor involved in locating and resolving problems. It should be used as an enhancement to the protection provided by … 
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