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February 07, 2014
Anomaly-based user activity monitoring is the only measure that can stop Target-like attacks that utilize stolen credentials, experts say.
October 15, 2013
One research group says an enterprise IPS can't help detect APTs. But network security expert Brad Casey explains why that isn't necessarily true.
September 05, 2013
Damballa is adding HTTP request profiling to its advanced threat protection platform to detect malware that bypasses traditional security approaches.
May 21, 2013
New features for detecting and analyzing malware in Sourcefire's FireAMP and FirePOWER products supplement flagging signature-based antimalware.
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Brad Casey highlights three DNS data-monitoring methods that can help organizations determine if their networks have been breached. Continue Reading
Security expert and Information Security magazine columnist goes one-on-one with Aaron Turner, co-founder of security consulting firm N4Struct. Continue Reading
Authors Sherri Davidoff and Jonathan Ham discuss the benefits of Web proxies and caching for forensic analysts in this chapter excerpt from their co-authored book, Network Forensics: Tracking Hackers through Cyberspace. Continue Reading
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Practicing incident response for a DNS attack will help enterprises recover faster. Nick Lewis offers incident response planning best practices. Continue Reading
Is there any viable way to mitigate the risks of a potential wide-area network tap and ensure network traffic security over the Internet? Continue Reading
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This introduction to cloud forensics explores the challenges of collecting cloud network forensic data and finding a provider to support the process. Continue Reading
Uncover key continuous security monitoring tips enterprises can take away from the federal government's Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program. Continue Reading
In light of the recent TeamSpy malware, Nick Lewis examines whether TeamViewer's security risk has reached an acceptable level for enterprises. Continue Reading