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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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Five Steps to Building Visibility and Security Into Your Network
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Discover five steps you need to take to not only build visibility and security into your network, but also get the most out of your current monitoring investments.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Ixia

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: 03 Mar 2014 | Published: 03 Mar 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Anti-Evasion: Why It’s a Critical Component of Intrusion Prevention Systems
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores anti-evasion technology, an intrusion prevention system (IPS) add-on that blocks encoded attacks more effectively than traditional solutions.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

Best Practices for Lawful Intercept in Enterprise and Service Provider Networks
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Data intercept requests require organizations to help government agencies collect communication information and content. Learn how you to prepare your network for such requests.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Ixia

Automation: The Future of Network Visibility
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Gain an understanding of how monitoring switch automation fits your organization, and discover how different security tools can help boost your compliance initiatives.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Ixia

Why Protection and Performance Matter: Introducing Next-Generation Firewalls
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover the benefits of a next-generation firewall and how it offers top security without causing serious network latency.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Dell, Inc.

Dell Networking Support for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper guides you through a series of deployments that help you achieve PCI compliance, thus improving overall network security practices.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 27 Feb 2014

Dell, Inc.

Operation "Ke3chang": Targeted Attacks Against Ministries of Foreign Affairs
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores a specific cyber-espionage campaign, how it used advanced persistent threats to infiltrate systems and what you can do to prevent similar attacks.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

FireEye

Citizens National Bank of Texas Increases Advanced Cyber Attack Protection with FireEye
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: With cyber-attacks growing in regularity and complexity, many businesses have to go the extra mile to protect their sensitive data. This case study takes a look at one company's success when implementing a Web-based malware protection system.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

FireEye

Why You Need A Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how next-generation firewalls protect security systems from advanced attacks, and how they fit in with your business strategy.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Get Tactical on Mobility: Managed Cloud-Based Options Balance Control with Flexibility and Scale
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This guide takes a look at the the wide-scale shift to an increased mobile world and some best practices for tackling challenges and optimizing wokplace efficiency.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Building a Better Network Security Strategy
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights results of a 4-question survey about network security, and what IT managers are looking for in a solution to address their top problems.
Posted: 25 Feb 2014 | Published: 25 Feb 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Next Generation Enterprise Network Security Solutions: The Importance of 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: 25 Feb 2014 | Published: 25 Feb 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Chiayi City Tax Bureau Protects Intranet and Extranet from Unauthorized Access with Extreme Networks
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: This cast study takes a look at how one company successfully updated their network infrastructure and boosted network performance.
Posted: 21 Feb 2014 | Published: 21 Feb 2014

Extreme Networks

NSS Labs Network Intrusion Prevention System Product Analysis- IBM GX7800
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals the best-value features to look when making a network intrusion prevention system (IPS) by providing performance analysis of a top IPS solution.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

Supporting the Zero Trust Model of Information Security: The Important Role of Today's Intrusion Prevention Systems
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research, Inc. report introduces a zero trust model to reduce risk of insider and outsider threats. Click through to learn how the intrusion prevention system (IPS) can be used to fulfill this model.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

The Future of Web Security: 10 Things Every Web Application Firewall Should Provide
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This guide takes a look at 10 things that every web application firewall should provide.
Posted: 19 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Imperva

Extreme Networks Physical Security Solution
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores some significant benefits of networking for your physical security and how it can enhance your network performance.
Posted: 19 Feb 2014 | Published: 19 Feb 2014

Extreme Networks

Seagate NAS - What's Driving Data Security and Remote Access Inside
sponsored by Seagate Technology
WHITE PAPER: Check out this brief, 1-page resource that delivers a NAS solution that provides simple, scalable and cost-effective ways to store and serve files securely over the network.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 18 Feb 2014

Seagate Technology

Why Leaks Matter
sponsored by Lumeta Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper takes an in-depth look at the dangers of network leaks and how your organization can form a strategy to mitigate these risks through comprehensive visibility of connectivity.
Posted: 13 Feb 2014 | Published: 13 Feb 2014

Lumeta Corporation

Trust in Cyberspace
sponsored by (ISC)2 UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, unveil a list of characteristics that define trusted software, which is critical to ensuring its quality and reliability as a secure product.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 26 Feb 2014

(ISC)2 UK Ltd

Unified Threat Management Guide
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide looks at two of the most popular threat management platforms on the market and explores the benefits of each.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sophos, Inc.

Enterprise Security with mobilEcho® : Enterprise Security from the Ground Up
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a mobile file management (MFM) solution that ensures secure corporate file access for the mobile workforce.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Acronis

Infonetics Research Survey Excerpts
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores some key network security strategies and how your data center networks can benefit from these upgrades.
Posted: 17 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Fortinet, Inc.

Fortinet's Data Center Solution: Security From the Edge to the Core
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the features and benefits of a security platform that defends the network core and edge to better protect data centers from today's latest risk factors.
Posted: 14 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Fortinet, Inc.
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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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