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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 Reports
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Securing Your Microsoft Environment
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: The challenge your organization faces is how to best protect your infrastructure from cyberattacks. Discover ways to adopt a prevention-first security posture that protects the network and digital assets.
Posted: 16 Dec 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Firewall Buyer's Guide: Evaluating Enterprise Network Firewalls
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: With users and data more distributed than ever, traditional network security defenses and firewalls may begin to lag behind the evolving threat landscape. Discover 10 essential characteristics of the modern firewall, tips for constructing a RFP, how to physically evaluate your firewall, and more.
Posted: 15 Dec 2016 | Published: 15 Dec 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Seeing Through the Clouds: Cloud Visibility Improves Network Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Is network telemetry is the key to better cloud security? Learn how network telemetry can expand advanced visibility, threat detection, and security analytics capabilities to the cloud for more comprehensive network protection.
Posted: 15 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

IDC Technology Spotlight: Modern "Embedded" Endpoint Security
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: This IDC Technology Spotlight explains why modern endpoint security strategies need an innovative approach that maintains always-on IT connectivity to corporate laptops and mobile devices. Learn how to maintain vigilance and identify threats at the earliest stages before a breach can occur.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Absolute

Accelerating Your Incident Response & Improving Your Network Forensics
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Network visibility is key to insightful security intelligence. Learn how to protect your workforce, fortify your network and improve overall security processes with complete visibility and streamlined forensics.
Posted: 13 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

Improve Performance and Reliability with Supplemental DNS
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how you can improve the performance, security and reliability of your DNS infrastructure by adding a supplemental DNS service to your IT environment.
Posted: 08 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dyn

From Reactive to Proactive: How to Avoid Alert Fatigue
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to prioritize security alerts and reduce alert fatigue. Discover how to achieve active response, allowing you to respond to attacks as quickly as they are detected.
Posted: 18 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

ThreatConnect

The Case for Modern Network Security Operations
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: In this ESG white paper, examine how network security operations are completely fraught with challenges that need to be met in order for your organization to effectively protect itself.
Posted: 16 Nov 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Forcepoint

Top Three Gaping Holes in Your Data Security
sponsored by Globalscape
WHITE PAPER: Regardless of efforts to secure your network from external threats, data breaches usually begin from inside. In this Globalscape paper, you'll learn: the 3 layers most targeted (the network, data & users), bad security practices, why Managed File Transfer is a critical component to combat bad practices, and more.
Posted: 08 Nov 2016 | Published: 08 Nov 2016

Globalscape

Agile Security for Virtualization, Software-DefinedNetworking, and Cloud
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how software-defined networking has changed security, and how some of the best policies can flourish when security is kept at the heart of the data center revolution.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 07 Nov 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Securing the Private Cloud
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The demands on private cloud all too often leave operators in a position of favoring performance and agility over security. This white paper details how you can protect your private cloud environment by building security into the network that can accommodate powerful threat detection technologies while maximizing throughput and flexibility.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 28 Jul 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Overcome Cloud Challenges with Open Networking and Flexible Tools
sponsored by Dell EMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to integrate different cloud offerings with a combined SDN infrastructure and hybrid cloud strategy. Read on to learn how to situate your cloud infrastructure as to take advantage of SDN's real-time intelligence, deep app integration, and high levels of automation.
Posted: 21 Dec 2016 | Published: 21 Dec 2016

Dell EMC and Intel®

5 Ways to Prevent a Ransomware Infection through Network Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
EGUIDE: What can you do to protect yourself from initial ransomware infection? And if ransomware gets into one system, how can you stop it from spreading to others? This expert e-guide details 5 ways to prevent a ransomware infection through network security.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 12 Dec 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Best Practices for Dealing With Phishing and Ransomware
sponsored by KnowBe4
WHITE PAPER: This Osterman Research white paper focuses on current problems in security with phishing and ransomware, and gives recommendations on how to mitigate these threats. Learn how to implement security awareness training for all users, maintain quality backups and implement detection and elimination systems for your network.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

KnowBe4

Content Delivery Networks Take on New Roles
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Content delivery networks (CDNs) can pave the way for using rich media in an enterprise but make sure you understand how it works. In this e-guide, Tom Nolle, President of CIMI Corporation dives into how CDNs work, their protection from denial of service attacks and the new mission for CDN providers.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

Limelight Networks, Inc.

APT-Style Attacks: How Cybercriminals Are Using Them
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn about APTs, their history, and how you can protect your organization from these considerable threats. Discover how even large networks with multiple branch offices and substantial security needs (such as financial institutions) can improve their network security in the face of growing threats.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 12 Dec 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

What's the Best Way to Protect the Network from APT Attacks?
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert guide reveals several ways that you can protect your network from APT attacks. Inside you will see how, from initial infection to data exfiltration, an APT manifests and removes your supposedly secure data.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 12 Dec 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

How to Buy: Assessing Next-Gen Firewalls
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
EGUIDE: Is there a next-gen firewall in your future? Inside this How to Buy guide, IT security expert Dave Shackleford offers his advice to help you purchase the best platform to meet your enterprise needs.
Posted: 09 Dec 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Network Design Best Practices for Office 365: An Expert Report
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: Unfortunately, many organizations transitioning from on-premises Microsoft apps to Office 365 will experience performance problems. Download this Gartner report to minimize network and app performance issues by optimizing the infrastructure to support O365, with the guidance outlined here.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 03 Aug 2016

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Mitigate Security Risks with Hyperconverged Infrastructure
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: Improve your security posture and best mitigate risks by implementing comprehensive security measures across your entire enterprise - from the network perimeter to the application layer. Discover how a hyperconverged infrastructure limits potential points of attack and consolidates security controls.
Posted: 18 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

In-house Network Test Labs and SDN Switching Assessment
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
EGUIDE: Keeping an in-house network test lab up to date requires considerable expertise. Learn how to avoid the complexity of maintaining an internal lab by utilizing a virtual test environment. Additionally, learn how expert bloggers assess SDN switching at UNH InterOperability Laboratory.
Posted: 15 Nov 2016 | Published: 11 Nov 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

The Touch-Free Future and Current Adoption Trends of SDN
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
EGUIDE: There's a significant amount of work needed prior to reaching a future in which no-touch technology is in wide use and SDN security is common. Learn why experts say it's time to transform network change management and security to what is suitable for today's business climate and discover the status of SDN adoption and deployment in the enterprise.
Posted: 15 Nov 2016 | Published: 11 Nov 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

From Printer to Recycled PC Risks: Securing Your Organization's Afterthoughts
sponsored by HP
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, IT security pro Nick Lewis discusses the evolving security threat posed by embedded systems on standard enterprise networks, including some recent printer security vulnerabilities. Learn about potential mitigations you can put in place, and get bonus tips on keeping data safe in recycled PC components.
Posted: 14 Nov 2016 | Published: 02 Nov 2016

HP

The SDN Charge and the New Role in Mobile Security
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
EGUIDE: Take a closer look at the benefits and challenges of an SDN-WAN and network function virtualization (NFV) deployment. Additionally, this guide illustrates SDN's new security methodologies, which are reshaping mobile security today.
Posted: 14 Nov 2016 | Published: 11 Nov 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

SDN: The Key to Better Security
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
EGUIDE: Software-defined networking may hold the key to better security. In this expert e-guide, Principal Analyst, Lee Doyle explains how to strengthen SDN network security to prevent breaches. And Security and Systems Engineer, Judith M. Myerson, dives into improving SDN controller security with a 5 step risk management plan.
Posted: 10 Nov 2016 | Published: 10 Nov 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.
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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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