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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 Security White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Executive ViewPoint - Successfully Securing Applications in a Mobility-Focused World
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper, F5's Karl Triebes and VMware's Kit Colbert share their perspectives on where the market is headed, and how IT organizations can stay ahead of the curve. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 16 Feb 2015 | Published: 16 Feb 2015

F5 Networks

Integrated Network Security Architecture: Threat-focused Next-generation Firewall
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: How bad have things gotten and what should CISOs do to address these issues? Find out now by reading this whitepaper.
Posted: 16 Feb 2015 | Published: 16 Feb 2015

Cisco Systems, Inc.

North Korea and the Attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: While the FBI has named North Korea as a culprit in the significant breach on Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2014, it's still possible that the regime didn't act alone. This resource discusses the critical threat intelligence issues that the breach highlights; analyzes North Korea's purported involvement and motivation; and much more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Dec 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

4 Data Traffic Security Challenges Exposing Enterprises to Hack Attacks
sponsored by Certes Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the 4 major points of weakness that your enterprise needs to prioritize in 2015 in order to defend your business-critical data from hackers.
Posted: 12 Feb 2015 | Published: 22 Jan 2015

Certes Networks

HP: Protecting Printers with Enterprise Grade Security by Moor Insights and Strategy
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the key security risks presented by today's networked printer and offers an overview of some innovative solutions that address them.
Posted: 11 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Human Vulnerabilities in Our Current Threat Landscape
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper enables you to educate your employees on security best practices and current human vulnerabilities, helping you to ensure that you're not a part of the many organizations that are breached.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

Global Knowledge

Securing the Enterprise in 2015: 5 pragmatic steps to security
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines a 5-step plan for developing strong security no matter what security product is used.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

Dell SecureWorks

It's Not All Black & White: A Practical Method for Blacklisting & Whitelisting
sponsored by Viewfinity
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper gives a suggestion for how to streamline the whitelisting and blacklisting process, including what to do with the multitude of programs in a gray area between blacklists and whitelists.
Posted: 09 Feb 2015 | Published: 09 Feb 2015

Viewfinity

Mitigating the Biggest Security Threat of all – Your Users
sponsored by Viewfinity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes one method of giving users the admin rights they need while still mitigating the risks they pose.
Posted: 09 Feb 2015 | Published: 01 Feb 2012

Viewfinity

Survey Shows Need for Security Improvement
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores what far too many organizations are leaving out of their IT security practices and explains what can be done to improve their overall effectiveness. Read on to learn if your own IT security protocols are leaving you open to a malicious attack.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Why Fighting Cybercrime Requires Thinking Like the Bad Guys
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, you'll find out how to safeguard your business by changing the way you invest in and think about security – from the perspective of the cyberthreats targeting you.
Posted: 02 Feb 2015 | Published: 02 Feb 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Can Your Organization Brave The New World of Advanced Cyber Attacks?
sponsored by Websense
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses three key factors that your enterprise needs to watch in order to fend off cyberattackers: Rapidly evolving attacks, enterprise mobility, and a shortage of security personnel.
Posted: 02 Feb 2015 | Published: 08 Jan 2015

Websense

A Guide to Improving Your Network Security in 30 Days
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights a NGFW solution combined with intrusion prevention to cure your network security issues.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Next-Generation Firewalls and IPS: Why You Need Both
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This HP white paper shows how next-generation firewalls and next-generation intrusion prevention systems are complementary security solutions that work together to secure your network.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 11 Dec 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Network Security Intelligence Selection Buying Guide
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why network defense can make or break the success of an enterprise; and also introduces HP TippingPoint, a leader in security intelligence, as a potential solution.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Enhancing Network Security: 205 Network Security Pros Weigh In
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the challenges faced by 205 network security professionals in the United States, including their major concerns, their experience with cyber threats, and their current and planned use of network security technologies.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Nov 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 helpful white paper takes a look at a number of ways in which security professionals can gain better control of the BYOD explosion and mitigate risk factors before they impact the enterprise.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 14 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

The Bot Threat
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, get vital information about the malicious bot, also known as botnets when in large forces, and explore 4 key features that will help you build a defense-in-depth security system to prevent these attacks from compromising your networks.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Building a Better Network Security Strategy
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses what features a network security strategy should cover in order to ensure success in today's business world.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 03 Mar 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Security Considerations When Undergoing a Network Refresh
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper reviews the threat landscape of 2013 and outlines the most troublesome risks coming your way in 2014.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 15 Apr 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Next Generation Network Security: Incorporating Vulnerability Intelligence
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper surveys today's network security threat landscape, discussing available tools, best practices, and the critical role that vulnerability intelligence must play in your security strategy.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Enterprises Reveal Significant Room for Improvement In Their Security Defenses
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores the results of a survey that depicts that lack of confidence that organizations have in their security defenses, and also presents an approach to detecting malware to prevent it from spreading throughout the network.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 01 Feb 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

Collaborative Defense – HP Security Research
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper from HP Security Research demonstrates why collaboration is essential in defending businesses from cyber attacks and how it can work.
Posted: 01 Feb 2015 | Published: 11 Dec 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Learn How to Configure and Use a PKI In Your Network
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper investigates the practical use of the PKI and its configuration, as well as how the PKI can secure different types of servers.
Posted: 28 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Global Knowledge

Streamlining Multifunction Printer Security
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes an example of how you can efficiently enhance your MFP security with centralized and automated security settings.
Posted: 11 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company
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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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