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September 17, 2018
Networking analysts and engineers examine SD-WAN security concerns, the importance of cabling in wireless environments and a new security attack that's difficult to detect.
July 19, 2018
Researchers used individual test reports and comparison data to determine the value of investments in next-generation firewall technology.
June 12, 2018
Enterprises need a centralized approach when considering a hybrid cloud security architecture, an analyst says. Plus, is user experience management an IT responsibility?
May 30, 2018
Cato Networks added a network security feature that detects and identifies threats within customer networks. The capability is built into Cato's SD-WAN platform, Cato Cloud.
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Network security as a service can be a beneficial part of a network infrastructure security strategy, but you have to ask the right questions. Continue Reading
Exchange certificates typically require minimal management effort after they have been set up, and they offer a secure means of communication between different organizations. Continue Reading
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Enterprises looking for greater network performance and scalability turn to traditional CDN services providers for nontraditional help to improve security and offer access to APIs. Continue Reading
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The green padlock on websites doesn't improve network security, so our expert addresses four ways to secure the modern network that move beyond the castle-wall analogy. Continue Reading
The OODA loop can be used to establish cyber deception against hackers to improve network security. Learn the OODA steps and how they can be applied to security with Kevin Fiscus. Continue Reading
A traditional firewall appliance can incorporate many services, but NFV can virtualize firewalls to offer individual services that scale for application requirements. Continue Reading
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Hackers exploit port scan attacks to mask their identities before launching an attack. One of their favorites: the idle scan. Continue Reading
If you're a small business with limited IT resources, the emerging managed detection and response services market can help with cybersecurity breach prevention and threat detection. Continue Reading
Session hijacking prevention means putting into motion techniques that will help you guard your network. This is what you need to know to learn how to prevent session hijacking. Continue Reading