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  • How to handle out-of-band management for network infrastructure

    Out-of-band management can be used for handling network infrastructure. Expert Judith Myerson explains the benefits of out-of-band management and how it can be implemented. Continue Reading

  • Insider Edition: Beyond 'next gen': Putting a 21st century security strategy in place

    When it comes to having a 21st century security strategy, new thinking is critical. The network perimeter is essentially dead, but there are still plenty of firewalls guarding enterprise IT at crucial points. But it's time to stop hiding behind the "Next Gen" nomenclature and figure out what technology is really new and what you should be considering adding to your defense posture in order to achieve actual 21st century security in your enterprise.

    This Insider Edition of Information Security magazine examines what is actually new and useful in the realm of devices that protect traffic passing from one network to another. The increase in rule complexity and statefulness at the perimeter also begs the question of where these devices blur into the world of network analytics systems that are specifically aimed at advanced threats on the wire. What, in short, is the optimal deployment for stopping as much trouble as you can before it hits valued network-connected assets? Continue Reading

  • Proper network segments may prevent the next breach

    Companies still fail to implement secure network segmentation and role-based access. Here's how to protect your sensitive data and stay out of the headlines. Continue Reading

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