Network Security Monitoring and Analysis

  • February 16, 2006 16 Feb'06

    Cisco unveils steps toward self-defending network

    In his keynote, CEO John Chambers touted product enhancements that advance his push for networks that can defend themselves without human intervention.

  • February 15, 2006 15 Feb'06

    Flood of NAC products toughens security decisions

    The continuing flood of network access control products is forcing networking pros to weigh all of the options before securing their networks.

  • February 03, 2006 03 Feb'06

    IM threats grow, response lags

    Reports from IMlogic and Akonix show that IM threats are growing while IT shops are behind in their preparedness. In fact, many firms are still totally unaware of just how much danger actually exists.

  • January 30, 2006 30 Jan'06

    Property management company beefs up network security

    Enterprises could learn a lesson from Managed Services Inc., which rolled out wired and wireless network access to dozens of its properties nationwide, but in doing so found security could suffer.

  • January 25, 2006 25 Jan'06

    Tick, tick, boom: NAC market ready to explode

    By 2008, the market for NAC enforcement tools will see astonishing growth, hitting $3.9 billion, suggests an Infonetics study.

  • January 24, 2006 24 Jan'06

    Firm has NAC for network protection

    A financial information and research firm locks down their network from remote threats with help from a NAC tool by InfoExpress.

  • December 19, 2005 19 Dec'05

    Study: Network security market to reach $6 billion

    A pair of studies by Infonetics Research Inc. says the network security market recently topped $1 billion and in the next two years that will increase six-fold.

  • December 15, 2005 15 Dec'05

    NAC in Interop spotlight

    Network access control appliances are gaining steam, experts and vendors said. And with the focus on security turning to the network level, NAC is also becoming a necessity.

  • November 15, 2005 15 Nov'05

    Juniper brings in the Funk for tighter security

    Continuing its drive to offer tight network security, Juniper Networks yesterday announced plans to buy Funk Software for a cool $122 million.

  • November 07, 2005 07 Nov'05

    New bot may threaten Cisco routers

    The network-aware bot spreads via unpatched Windows flaws and can scope out Cisco routers running vulnerable Telnet or HTTP servers. Separately, the networking giant has fixed a problem with its IPS configuration software.

  • October 26, 2005 26 Oct'05

    What you don't know can hurt you

    One industry observer warns enterprises of the dangers of being unwary or unprepared for potential cyber-attacks.

  • October 18, 2005 18 Oct'05

    Advancement to Cisco's NAC framework boosts security in LAN, wireless space

    The networking giant today announced additions to its security framework, including support for the company's popular Catalyst switches and wireless services.

  • October 12, 2005 12 Oct'05

    New filter sinks phishing expeditions

    A new anti-phishing filter from TippingPoint Technologies Inc. uses multiple layers to block sneaky scams at the network level.

  • September 27, 2005 27 Sep'05

    Cisco adds new layers to network defense

    The network giant is teaming up with Trend Micro to help companies keep worm and virus outbreaks at bay and is augmenting internal network security with new software.

  • August 29, 2005 29 Aug'05

    Networking giant sets site on security intelligence

    In search of security information that minimizes network disruptions and optimizes product threat mitigation? Cisco may have a site for sore eyes.