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DEFINITION: A canonical name is the properly denoted host name of a computer or network server. A CNAME specifies an alias or nickname for a canonical host name record in a domain name system (DNS) database. In programming, the term "canonical" means "according to the rules." The DNS is the standard method of defining the locations of sites on the Internet, particularly Web sites.
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BEST PRACTICES DNS: The First Principle Of Enterprise Security
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: For today’s WFH and soon-to-be-hybrid workforces, security teams must exploit DNS. As the foundation of enterprise networks, DNS can provide a layer of security intelligence otherwise not seen by security operations centers. Leverage this report to learn 5 critical questions organizations must ask of DNS security vendors.
Posted: 25 Feb 2021 | Published: 25 Feb 2021

Infoblox

Best Practices Ddi: What It Is & What It Isn’t
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: DDI is the shorthand of DNS, DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) and IPAM (IP Address Management). When employed correctly, it can aid operations with automation, inform and alert via robust intelligence and unify actions across IT. Download this white paper to learn 3 specific transformation challenges DDI can help solve.
Posted: 18 Feb 2021 | Published: 18 Feb 2021

Infoblox

Supercharge Incident Response With DDI Visibility
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: Companies are looking for ways to improve their incident response mechanisms – but some avenues often go unexplored. DDI is the shorthand of DNS, DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) and IPAM (IP Address Management). Access this SANS report to learn how DDI visibility can aid in incident response.
Posted: 16 Feb 2021 | Published: 30 Nov 2020

Infoblox

DNS Monitoring and What it Means for the Enterprise
sponsored by AppNeta
WHITE PAPER: DNS is part of your network's backbone, and as a result, it's inherently tied to your network's performance, its security, and – ultimately – the user experience that it delivers. Find out how you can effectively monitor DNS performance across all of your locations so that you can identify and resolve issues before they negatively impact end users.
Posted: 08 May 2019 | Published: 08 May 2019

AppNeta

Defending Against Application-Layer DDoS Attacks
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the serious problem that DDoS threats present, and how it impacts your business.
Posted: 25 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Protecting DNS Infrastructure—Inside and Out
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This white paper unveils the critical risk your domain name system (DNS) is in, and offers leading strategies to help you protect your infrastructure against outside-in and inside-out threats.
Posted: 30 May 2014 | Published: 29 May 2014

Infoblox

Creating a Best-of-Breed DDI Solution in a Microsoft Environment
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative whitepaper and learn how you can implement effective DNS, DHCP, and IP address management (DDI).
Posted: 22 May 2014 | Published: 22 May 2014

Infoblox

Master List of DNS Terminology
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: In this eBook, you'll find the most common DNS terms and their definitions to help you better understand DNS.
Posted: 08 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dyn

IBM X-Force 2013 Mid-Year Trend and Risk Report
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this detailed white paper, explore this year's report on the latest risks and security challenges organizations are facing today, and offers best practices to boost security fundamentals and policies to meet these advanced persistent threats (APTs).
Posted: 06 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Ballarat Grammar Secures BYOD with HP Sentinel SDN
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, explore a software-defined networking option that simplifies network monitoring for performance issues and enables a secure IT environment for users.
Posted: 20 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Top Five DNS Security Attack Risks and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn best practices and options for a hardened DNS layer that can minimize the risk of experiencing a DNS attack by identifying the symptoms and implementing a response faster.
Posted: 13 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Infoblox

Top 5 DNS Security Attack Risks and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This paper will highlight how traditional DNS infrastructure deployments can actually increase the risks of DNS attacks. Read this white paper to learn best practices and options for a hardened DNS layer that can minimize the risk of experiencing a DNS attack by identifying the symptoms and implementing a response faster.
Posted: 15 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Infoblox

Disaster Preparedness for Core Network Services
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will take a look at how failures can unexpectedly disrupt core network services and the applications that depend on them despite employing traditional approaches to providing redundant configurations. Read this white paper to learn how to minimize the effects of failures to ensure business continuity.
Posted: 15 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Infoblox

How a DNS Firewall Helps in the Battle Against Advanced Persistent Threat and Similar Malware
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the role a DNS firewall can play in your security strategy for reducing loss of data due to stealthy advanced persistent threats (APTs) and other malware attacks.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 24 Apr 2013

Infoblox

STATE OF DNS AVAILABILITY REPORT
sponsored by Verisign, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: View this informative white paper to learn more about the domain name system vulnerabilities that you should keep in mind for the busy season. Find out some of the challenges of availability and the impact downtime can have on your enterprise by accessing this resource.
Posted: 26 Sep 2012 | Published: 26 Sep 2012

Verisign, Inc.

Cisco Prime Network Registrar
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a solution that will help you simplify the management of IP addresses and ease your transition to IPv6.
Posted: 02 Jul 2012 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Understanding Web Application Security Challenges
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains what you can do to help protect your organization, and it discusses an approach for improving your organization's Web application security.
Posted: 13 Feb 2009 | Published: 13 Feb 2009

IBM

Removing Internet Anonymity Barriers with IP Intelligence
sponsored by Digital Element
WHITE PAPER: NetAcuity IP Intelligence technology provides an excellent way to non-invasively gather new intelligence about the online universe, and Digital Element delivers the de facto standard in IP Intelligence.
Posted: 31 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Digital Element

Managing DNS Services for Greater Network Security and Availability
sponsored by Neustar®
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to manage your DNS services for greater network security and availability.
Posted: 24 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Neustar®
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