Network Security Best Practices and Products
- January 20, 2004
Fortinet has released a new all-in-one security appliance for large organizations. One user lauds the product's capabilities, though it might not be as mature as competing products.
- January 13, 2004
Researchers have discovered a vulnerability in a protocol used by VoIP products. VoIP gear and other networking products from Cisco, Nortel and others could be open to hackers.
- December 24, 2003
See what Puneet thinks 2004 will bring.
- December 22, 2003
Surebridge has joined the ranks of hosted antispam providers. Experts say such services can be an inexpensive way to stop spam before it reaches a company's network.
- December 09, 2003
Relinquishing responsibility for your network's security may seem like a bad idea, but after listening to Edward Yakabovicz, it seems crazy not to. Yakabovicz, who has worked in network security for 20 years as architect and administrator for ...
- December 08, 2003
Fortinet has boosted its firewall platform with virus protection, content filtering and intrusion detection. An analyst says that such all-in-one perimeter products are becoming more popular and can lower a company's security costs.
- December 02, 2003
The application-switching vendor is offering a new combo appliance that guards against worms, viruses and DoS attacks. Despite an enthusiastic beta customer, experts say the company will need to catch a big wave of luck to succeed.
- November 14, 2003
SearchNetworking.com's annual Networking Report Card survey finds that security is the top priority of many IT professionals. IP telephony is becoming more popular, but wireless LAN hype isn't translating into enterprise implementations.
- November 06, 2003
The chief information security officer for Prudential Insurance values computer security professionals, but it's network administrators that earn his respect when it comes to securing systems.
- October 29, 2003
After you've reviewed our LearnIT series on defeating spam in the enterprise quiz yourself to see what you've learned about spam.
- October 28, 2003
Internet Security Systems has released an all-in-one product that combines a firewall, VPN, antivirus and IDS. An analyst says combination products could be the next big network security trend.
- October 27, 2003
Meet the networking industry's Pat Robertson. No, Laura Chappell doesn't save souls; she saves networks. As founder and senior protocol analyst with the San Jose, Calif.-based Protocol Analysis Institute, she travels from enterprise to enterprise, ...
- October 23, 2003
At the upcoming Networking Decisions conference, taking place Nov. 5-7 in Atlanta, network security expert Jeffrey Posluns will offer his insights on what it takes to successfully evaluate the security of an enterprise infrastructure. The founder of...
- October 22, 2003
A firewall is a set of related programs, located at a network gateway server, that protects the resources of a private network from users from other networks. (The term also implies the security policy that is used with the programs.) An enterprise ...
- October 14, 2003
Analysts say that, unless wireless LAN gateway vendors evolve to address customers' changing enterprise management needs, they could be facing extinction at the hands of Cisco and others.