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September 17, 2014
The defense-in-depth security model is often touted as a must for enterprises, but research shows that security products often fail to do what they're supposed to.
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.
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A new appliance claims to provide an invisibility cloak to hide sensitive network traffic from malicious attacks. Is it too good to be true? Network security expert Kevin Beaver discusses the reality of invisibility cloaks. Continue Reading
The next-generation network -- one that must encompass the cloud, mobility and Internet of Things devices -- requires a different standard of network monitoring tools. Learn about new and improved tools that conquer those challenges. 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
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TCP port 445 -- a traditional Microsoft networking port -- is a common attack vector. Network security expert Kevin Beaver explains how to detect and defend against port 445 attacks. Continue Reading
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