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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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Wireless Security Survey 2016
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: 79% of IT pros expect an integrated security architecture to address the challenges of cybersecurity while also enabling secure network access. This survey report provides an overview of the key security challenges and trends faced by enterprise IT decision-makers in an ever-changing, globally networked ecosystem.
Posted: 08 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Best Practices to Contain Cyberattacks
sponsored by Illumio
WHITE PAPER: As cyberattacks become more sophisticated, it is time to make a shift in your IT security strategy. One that involves redefining how to contain and handle the inevitable attack. Uncover the 7 best practices you must take to gain control over your enterprise security.
Posted: 08 Jun 2016 | Published: 08 Jun 2016

Illumio

Cybersecurity for Banking and Financial Institutions
sponsored by Delta Risk
WHITE PAPER: Follow this primer for IT professionals who are looking to protect their organization and secure their networks from attack while remaining in compliance with evolving regulations. In addition to discussing the nature of the modern cyberthreat, it also discusses the numerous extra burdens specifically for banking and financial firms.
Posted: 08 Jun 2016 | Published: 08 Jun 2016

Delta Risk

Impact Assessment of a Gigamon Partnership
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Report examines the ROI enterprises may realize from deploying Gigamon for network security needs. It provides readers with clear cut choices to evaluate the possible financial impact of Gigamon on their organization.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Gigamon

Secure your mobile devices, data and apps
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to assess your existing security policies, giving you advice on potential weaknesses and best practices to strengthen your mobile security. Get better peace of mind with policies that keep data, devices and apps in line no matter where your workforce roams.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Verizon

Embracing the Digital Workplace
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Organizations across all industries recognize the need to embrace digital transformation or risk being left behind in today's mobile world. Transform your business by embracing digital and discover the key trends driving the transformation as well as, the impact these trends are having on the underlying mobile networks.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The Top 7 Criteria for Cloud Wi-Fi
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The vision of an all-wireless enterprise has been in sight for years, but it has finally come within grasping range. Cloud-managed Wi-Fi is the way to achieve the goals of a more agile enterprise at lower IT costs. Read on to learn about the top seven requirements to look for in cloud Wi-Fi.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 12 May 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Why Today's Phishing Attacks are Harder to Detect
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to best protect your email gateway from phishing attacks and keep important information from being shared or exposed. Get clear visibility into all email using search and reporting capabilities to prioritize security incidents.
Posted: 06 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

Secure the Network On-Premise, Site-to-Site, and in the Cloud
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Whether on-promise or remote, devices that find their way into your organization's communication paths should be cautiously welcomed at best. Explore micro-segmentation and endpoint protection strategies for cloud-based businesses.
Posted: 05 Jun 2016 | Published: 05 Jun 2016

Unisys

Securing the Small Business Network
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover how to effectively secure your small business that faces an evolving threat landscape. Read on to explore eight challenges surrounding network security, and what you can do to mitigate and prevent any further attacks.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Why Today's Firewalls are Critical to Network Security
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Not all next-generation firewall solutions are created equal. Read this paper and discover how the right next-generation firewall technology dramatically improves network protection over traditional firewalls, while providing your business with solutions that won't have you sacrificing throughput and productivity over security.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Anti-Evasion: Why It's a Critical Component of Intrusion Prevention Systems
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover why employing the right intrusion protection solution (IPS) is the critical first – and most important – step to secure your network. Read this paper to learn what features to look for when selecting a next-generation firewall to secure your network and its associated systems.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Why Threat Intelligence is Critical for Next Generation Firewalls
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper and discover how a top-tier threat intelligence network makes the difference between an effective next-generation firewall and a mediocre one when it comes to defeating zero-day attacks and other advanced threats.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

A New Set of Network Security Challenges
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Next-generation firewalls can help IT address the security and networking challenges of maintaining devices beyond the firewall without sacrificing employee productivity. Read the report and learn how these issues encompass network bandwidth, and learn how next generation firewalls promise IT a new way to solve this multisided puzzle.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Are Next-Gen Firewalls the Best Defense Against Cyber Attacks?
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover how next-generation firewalls provide you with a robust, reliable defense against cyber attacks. Find out how you can protect your network and your business by applying the right security technology.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

How Traditional Firewalls Fail Today’s Networks — And Why Next-Generation Firewalls Will Prevail
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore where traditional firewalls fall short, and how next-generation firewalls can close those security gaps.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

The Future of PC Security and Management
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise mobility management (EMM) is one big key to unlocking mobility's full potential. We had previously required a variety of solutions to deal with every aspect of mobile management. Now there is an EMM solution that does it all. Read on to learn more about EMM and this simplifying solution.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

MobileIron

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: Imperva, a leading provider of cyber security solutions is once again the only leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewall—the only company positioned in the leader's quadrant by Gartner in each of the two years this report has been published.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Dimension Data

Top 10 Database Security Threats
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to understand the top 10 database threats and how you can protect your most valuable assets.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Dimension Data

HBR paper: The Danger from Within
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: The biggest threat to enterprise security is the people organizations hire and fire. Read this article from the Harvard Business Review, "Danger from Within" to learn why the number of insider cyberattacks is growing and what are 5 ways to tackle the problem.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Dimension Data

Mobile First Healthcare
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: It isn't news that the healthcare industry has stringent privacy regulations. Don't let these regulations hold you back from taking adavantage of all that mobility has to offer. Read on to learn about a solution that provides mobile security so healthcare professionals can do their jobs without having to worry about privacy breaches.
Posted: 01 Jun 2016 | Published: 25 May 2016

MobileIron

Brussels Airport Case Study
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Read this case study to learn about how Brussels Airport was able to implement a multi-OS BYOD solution to serve everyone that passes through.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 25 May 2016

MobileIron

Get Help Tracking Down the Leak
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to best utilize UBA and threat hunting in your security intelligence platform to proactively catch unwanted activity across your network.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Exabeam

Addressing the Threat Within: Rethinking Network Security Deployment
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: A structured and architectural approach to pervasive network visibility gives security solutions access while enabling them to scale cost effectively. Discover how the Security Delivery Platform is becoming a building block to deploying security solutions.
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Gigamon

Application Session Filtering
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: Bringing intelligent application-aware traffic visibility and filtering relevant applications to these security tools will help them work at their most optimum while uncovering malicious communication patterns.
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gigamon
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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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