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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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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

Five Reasons to Adopt an MSSP
sponsored by MASERGY
WHITE PAPER: Security breaches cost an average of $3.4 million per incident. This cost, coupled with the number of breaches that occurring in the past few years, is reason enough to seriously invest in managed security service providers (MSSPs). Discover the top five reasons why an MSSP is right for your business.
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 11 May 2016

MASERGY

Data Loss Prevention Best Practices for Health Care
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Employing sound data loss prevention practices helps ensure the safe handling of data and provides the flexible environment required by clinical staff. Learn how to properly classify data and utilize monitoring technology to continuously track data location and movement across your network.
Posted: 26 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Intel Security

The Top Ten Things CIOs Ask About Enterprise Mobility
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Looking to develop and strong mobile strategy? With consumer choice now the driving force behind mobile enterprise decisions, CIOs must be prepared. Here are the top 10 questions CIOs commonly ask about enterprise mobility.
Posted: 26 May 2016 | Published: 26 May 2016

MobileIron

Protecting End of Support Systems
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: You have options available to address and reduce your risk. What you need is comprehensive security controls that can protect older systems like Windows Server 2003 while you plan and execute a transition that makes sense for your business. Review the risks facing your organization and learn how you can smoothly transition into newer software.
Posted: 26 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

TrendMicro

Application Session Filtering Cookbook
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: This guide presents a number of examples on how to use ASF in step-by-step recipes. It provides a methodology for identifying string patterns and regular expressions.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Gigamon

SB-Secure-Access-for-Retail
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: When the same network is used by your shoppers and retail associates alike, it's critical that your network security is capable of detecting advanced threats to protect business assets. Discover how to segment devices and access layers across wired and wireless networks to ensure your network is secured from all access points.
Posted: 23 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Help Your Security Team Sleep at Night
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores a platform that combines the packet, flow, application, infrastructure, and transaction data required to understand past security events. Uncover ways to make the right choices to strengthen and monitor cyber defenses.
Posted: 23 May 2016 | Published: 23 May 2016

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Building a Security Fabric for Today's Networks
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Leverage firewalls to build an enterprise network security system that focuses on deploying defensive strategies through the entire enterprise, not just around the perimeter.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Addressing NIST and DOD Requirements for Mobile Device Management (MDM)
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Mobile device management (MDM) is critical as these devices can create vulnerabilities in network security. Two major technology institutions are determining MDM requirements for government agencies. Read on for a breakdown of the best MDM practices.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

IBM MaaS360

When App is the Business, the Business is the App Vol. 3
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: IT needs to support each step in planning and developing apps to help ensure security throughout the app lifecycle. Learn the key security dangers of mobile apps in the enterprise and find out how to eliminate them in your app-driven business.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

IBM MaaS360

When Business is the App, The App is the Business - Vol 1
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Businesses need to be much more mindful about safe productivity. Learn how to safely distribute and manage mobile apps, on both BYOD and COPE devices that are critical to employee productivity and smooth business operations.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

IBM MaaS360

Workplace Mobility, Consumerization, and Cloud Drive End-user Computing Transformation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: To combat the rising complexity of desktop environments, you need to think about implementing hybrid consumption models. Read this white paper that details how the next generation of desktop architectures is taking mobility into account and how IT strategies are shifting from managing devices to managing users.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

VMware

Anatomy of a Cyber-Attack
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: You need to understand the enemy -- and their malware -- before you can defeat them. Discover a comprehensive strategy to counter every stage of cyber-attacks and eliminate every type of malware from disrupting your network.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Dell Software

A Powerful Platform for Cloud Security Analytics
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: Security architects and SOC managers need a solution for integrating activity across all deployments and making sense of behavior in an open, cloud-based architecture. Discover how you can analyze account lockouts, detect unusual access patterns, and prevent data loss while allowing your organizations to continue growing with the cloud.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Exabeam

Top ten reasons you don’t need Mobile Device Management (MDM)
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Mobile device management (MDM) is a dying trend. Like the frosted tip hairstyles and low-rise jeans of the 90's, smartphones are just another fad that'll be replaced soon enough. Read on for ten reasons why you don't need to bother with this MDM nonsense.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

IBM MaaS360

Detect Compromised Credentials with UEBA
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: User behavior intelligence and security session assembly can help enterprises root out attackers that impersonate employees. Discover how the right solution can help you give more complex tasks to junior security analysts while speeding up data analysis.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Exabeam

Detect, Prioritize, and Respond to Modern Cyber Attacks
sponsored by Exabeam
WHITE PAPER: They need the ability to automatically analyze user behavior to respond effectively. Learn how to leverage existing log data to detect modern attacks and prioritize incidents efficiently. Used correctly, user behavior analytics adds a powerful analytics layer over existing security technologies, guiding a more effective response to attacks.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Exabeam

Beyond CLM and MDM: Why your Organization needs Unified Endpoint Management (UEM)
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: Unified endpoint management (UEM) combines mobile device management with client lifecycle management to create a new central management environment. Read on to learn more about how UEM works and its benefits for businesses, IT and users.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Matrix42

Surfing the Windows 10 Wave with UEM
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: Mobile devices are going largely unmanaged in the workplace. Windows 10 looms large on the horizon. Chaos seems inevitable. Read on to uncover a unified endpoint management solution that will manage all devices across various operating systems and help prepare for the Windows 10 rollout.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Matrix42

Tackling Workplace Mobility
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: 84% of employees use a mobile device during their work day. As mobility takes over the workplace, problems with security, compliance, and cost begin to pop up. Learn more about the mobile takeover and find a solution that tackles these challenges.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

VMware

Mobile is the New Playground for Thieves
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: You need to modernize your security with a robust way to proactively detect, analyze and remediate new mobile threats. Learn the true cost of a data breach and how to best implement your own BYOD policy.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM MaaS360

Ten rules for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Bring your own device (BYOD) is the facet of mobility that is leaving many organizations feeling vulnerable. Here are ten rules, each broken down, to keep you on the right track to taking full advantage of all that mobility has to offer.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

IBM MaaS360

Getting People, Processes and Technology Ready for Network Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Network virtualization checks a stunning number of boxes on IT's priority list, but implementation requires thorough consideration across all IT domains. Before diving into details, skim the surface with these top-level planning principles for network virtualization.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 18 May 2016

VMware

Enterprise Mobility Management
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: 20% of CIOs reported that their organizations do not have a mobile technology strategy. In order to survive in the mobile centric world, a nuanced strategy is in order. See how enterprise mobility management has evolved over the past two decades and how to ensure that your organization doesn't fall behind.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

IBM MaaS360
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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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