Cybersecurity evolution brings shifts for network security

Read how network security is shifting toward a software-defined and cloud-based model according to Eamon McCarthy Earls on Tech Target : Jon Oltsik, an analyst with Enterprise Strategy Group Inc. in Milford, Mass., said he sees a broader cybersecurity evolution driving changes affecting enterprise network security. Read his full article here.

Protecting networks from DNS exfiltration

Read David Williamson article about how companies can prevent their networks from DNS exfiltration attacks on Help Net Security : Everyone around the globe has heard about the colossal Equifax breach last month. Its implications haven’t yet been fully calculated except now that the CEO has resigned from his job, we know it’s serious. However, […]

How network automation can speed deployments and improve security

Read  Ann Bednarz’s article about how network automation can speed deployments and improve cyber security on Network World : Five years ago, IT was decentralized at the University of New Mexico. “Every school or college had their own IT, and in most cases they were completely under-resourced – a one-person shop having to do phones, […]

Network Security Is For All Businesses [Infographic]

Is your business doing enough to prevent data breaches? Chances are the answer is no. Many small businesses don’t see the need to prevent data breaches because they think it can’t happen to them. The reality is that everyone is a hacker’s target, and preventing data breaches may be the only way to save your […]

5 Ways to Secure Wi-Fi Networks

Read  Eric Geier list five ways by which you can secure your Wi-Fi networks on Network World : Wi-Fi is one entry-point hackers can use to get into your network without setting foot inside your building because wireless is much more open to eavesdroppers than wired networks, which means you have to be more diligent […]

Network Segmentation Could Save Your Small Business Millions in a Cyber Attack (INFOGRAPHIC)

For small businesses that rely on websites, smartphones and even connected devices, security is quickly becoming one of the top, if not the top priority in the digital ecosystem where they operate. Read/see the infographic explaining how network segmentation can save small and medium businesses from cyber attacks on Small Biz Trends.

3 real-world examples of IoT rolled out in the enterprise

Buying into IoT comes with a wealth of benefits, but adopting heavy use of the internet of things means more than plugging in devices and waiting for the data to pour in; it means modifying network infrastructure to accommodate them. Read about three real world examples of Internet of Things rolled out in enterprise on […]

Physical security must-dos for rock-solid network protection

It’s at the hardware level, the very bottom of the networking hierarchy, that your network is most vulnerable. A lost laptop, an open USB port, a simple network tap — all these can be a catalyst for quick and devastating data loss that no firewall can prevent. Read why companies should follow physical security measures […]

Is It Time to Upgrade the Network?

Read Heather Zindel and Nicole Watson’s article about whether it is time for companies to upgrade their network on Security Info Watch : While cyber attacks have dominated the news recently, we all know that physical security is just as critical a component of the security plan. A breach in physical security that puts corporate […]

Is your network ready for the Internet of Things?

Read Bob Violino’s article about the impact of Internet of Things on network security on Network World : Buying into IoT comes with a wealth of benefits, but adopting heavy use of the internet of things means more than plugging in devices and waiting for the data to pour in; it means modifying network infrastructure […]