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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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The Big Shift to Cloud-Based Security for Small Businesses
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why SMBs are just as vulnerable to cyberattacks as larger corporations, and how cloud-based security can provide them with a stronger network security posture without breaking the bank.
Posted: 28 Jan 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Qualys

DDoS Attack Mitigation Technologies Demystified
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper dives into the technologies used traditionally to detect and mitigate DDoS attacks, and how they evolved to the stands they're at today. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 28 Jan 2015 | Published: 28 Jan 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

The Zero Trust Model Of Information Security
sponsored by Zscaler
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces the Zero Trust Model of information security, which eliminates the idea of trusted and untrusted networks in favor of viewing all network traffic as untrusted.
Posted: 27 Jan 2015 | Published: 22 Oct 2014

Zscaler

Why It's Time to Modernize Your Printing Infrastructure
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource takes an in-depth look at how legacy printing strategies are no longer safe and why it may be time to modernize your printing infrastructure. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 27 Jan 2015 | Published: 27 Jan 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Is Your Printing/Imaging Environment Exposing Your Sensitive Data?
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper dives into some of the toughest challenges with data security.  Read on to learn more.
Posted: 26 Jan 2015 | Published: 26 Jan 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Best Practices for Selecting a Web Application Scanning (WAS) Solution
sponsored by Qualys
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how a Web Application Scanning solution can help you to locate and test web-based apps, and provides a checklist of best practices that will help you to understand what to look for when selecting a WAS solution.
Posted: 23 Jan 2015 | Published: 16 May 2013

Qualys

Is Your Printing/Imaging Environment As Safe As the Rest of Your Infrastructure?
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the importance of securing your printing and imaging environment, and introduces a streamlined, policy-based approach to securing these devices before a data breach occurs.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Spoofing Server-Server Communication: How You Can Prevent It
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this must-read white paper, you'll learn how to prevent the new SSL Strip threat that could compromise your secure applications.
Posted: 19 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Symantec Corporation

Bring Your Own Device: Driving Workforce Productivity with Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: In today's mobile world, workers want to work from anywhere- not just in the office. Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies increase employee productivity, but can also pose security risks. This white paper details to deploy a BYOD program that keeps information on mobile devices secure.
Posted: 16 Jan 2015 | Published: 16 Jan 2015

Acronis

Protecting Users from Firesheep and other Sidejacking Attacks with SSL
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the Firesheep Wi-Fi attack tool and other sidejacking attacks with SSL and explains how to avoid these attacks.
Posted: 15 Jan 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Symantec Corporation

Infographic: Data Traffic Security is a Mess
sponsored by Certes Networks
WHITE PAPER: This infographic visually displays the sobering results of a recent survey on what are IT decision makers doing to secure and segment their sensitive data traffic.
Posted: 09 Jan 2015 | Published: 09 Jan 2015

Certes Networks

A Smarter Approach to Network Encryption
sponsored by Certes Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how enterprises can make network encryption easier to set up and manage, as well as transparent to network and application performance and behavior.
Posted: 09 Jan 2015 | Published: 16 Dec 2014

Certes Networks

It's Time to Get Serious About Protecting Sensitive Data in Transit
sponsored by Certes Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why it's long past time to get serious about protecting your sensitive data as it travels across networks, and also lists 3 steps that you can take to avoid being a hacking statistic in 2015.
Posted: 06 Jan 2015 | Published: 06 Jan 2015

Certes Networks

The Current Chaotic State of Data Traffic Security
sponsored by Certes Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the results of a survey of more than 6 million IT professionals that aimed to discover how companies across the globe handle data in motion and other IT security issues. The results made one thing apparent: Data traffic encryption is a mess.
Posted: 06 Jan 2015 | Published: 16 Dec 2014

Certes Networks

An Application-Centric Infrastructure Will Enable Business Agility
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper takes an in-depth look at how cloud applications are helping pave the way for virtual networks. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 02 Jan 2015 | Published: 02 Jan 2015

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Get the Most from Your EMM Deployment with Secure File Sharing
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper takes an in-depth look at how safe file delivery and access to mission critical data becomes key security issue for mobile devices. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 30 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Dec 2014

Citrix

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive vendor comparison compares mobile security vendors and takes an in-depth look at each one, helping you make sure to choose the right strategy for your business. Read on to learn more
Posted: 29 Dec 2014 | Published: 29 Dec 2014

Citrix

Taking Hybrid WANs Further
sponsored by VeloCloud
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper, explore the additional ways to take the hybrid WAN further.  Read on to learn more.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 22 Dec 2014

VeloCloud

How to Ensure Web and App Performance by Addressing the Front End
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores what companies need to do to ensure the performance of web and mobile applications. Uncover how front end acceleration can help achieve the desired speed, which technologies make this goal a reality, and how to apply the front end acceleration to 3 key areas.
Posted: 18 Dec 2014 | Published: 18 Dec 2014

Limelight Networks, Inc.

Defend web properties from modern threats with Citrix NetScaler
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to discover the challenges of defending modern web properties from modern threats, as well as an application delivery controller (ADC) that works hand in hand with advanced malware protection and high-profile security products.
Posted: 16 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Busting Myths About Mobility: Why the Dream of Mobility shouldn’t be a Security Nightmare for Highly Regulated Businesses
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper takes an in-depth look at mobile security and why your business shouldn't have security nightmares. Read on to crack the common myths about mobility, and more.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Published: 03 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Implementing Software-Defined Security with CloudPassage Halo
sponsored by CloudPassage
WHITE PAPER: This paper summarizes the five architectural principles of SDSec and the ways in whichCloudPassage has implemented them by building the Halo SDSec platform for cloud infrastructure. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

CloudPassage

Top Tips for Time Stretched Admins
sponsored by ControlNow
WHITE PAPER: This guide provides time-saving tips that IT admins at smalland mid-sized companies can use to stay on top of theirworkloads, keep systems running and protected, and maintaina healthy work/life balance.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Nov 2014

ControlNow

Central control. Manage, monitor and secure your network in minutes with ControlNow
sponsored by ControlNow
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper takes an in-depth look at how one bank was able to recover and continue business after a security breach. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Nov 2014

ControlNow

Central Bank and Trust
sponsored by ControlNow
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive case study takes an in-depth look at how one bank was able to recover and continue business after a security breach. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Nov 2014

ControlNow
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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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