Microsegmentation – Secure Your Internal Network

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The problem I have with these statements is that every network engineer I know segments their network more than just at the subnet level and their segmentation is not limited to just north-south traffic. This is something you can’t do with static network ACLs at layer 2.

Corelight: Powerful network visibility solution for security professionals

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Company CTO Cyber Threat Intelligence Network Traffic and Analysis Security Companies CorelightCorelight was founded by the creators of the open-source Bro project.

Skyhigh Networks: CASB Security

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Skyhigh is a leader in CASB, and are known for their focus on making cloud services safe for the enterprise while meeting security, compliance and government requirements. CASB Security CompaniesSkyhigh is now part of McAfee. Smart move there McAfee!

Strategies for Securing Nonprofit Networks

Doctor Chaos

Nonprofits often think about how to attract more volunteers or achieve a greater reach with their fundraising initiatives. However, getting targeted by cybercriminals is a possibility that may not come up for discussion.

FingBox Gives You Network Superpowers: Network security that contributes to physical security

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Features of the FingBox help you track the status of your network and the many devices connected to it. Artificial Intelligence CTO Cyber Security Cyber War NewsFingBox is a fantastic device that I recommend everyone put in their home. It is also perfect for small businesses. It also enables you to set alerts and receive notifications when device status changes. You can […].

BluVector: Revolutionizing network security with state-of-the-art AI

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BluVector is revolutionizing network security with state-of-the-art AI, sensing and responding to the world's most sophisticated threats in real time. The BluVector team brings deep experience, including work in sensitive national security missions for the US Intelligence Community.

Community around open-source network security monitor Bro meets at BroCon: 10-12 Oct 2018 Arlington VA

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If you work in the network security world you most likely do. Bro is an open-source network security monitor. While focusing on network security monitoring, Bro provides a comprehensive platform for more general network traffic analysis as well. CTO Cyber Security Events NewsDo you know Bro? Bro has successfully bridged the traditional gap between academia and operations since its inception. […].

Security Innovation Network SINET 16 Application Process Now Open

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We have previously written about the Security Innovation Network ( SINET ) and the yearly SINET Showcase. Established security firms should track SINET to learn of emerging capabilities to partner with. By Bob Gourley.

How software-defined networking can secure critical systems

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SDN promises to bring the efficiency gains achieved in server virtualisation to networking, while also boosting security

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Napatech: Accelerating Network Management and Security Applications

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Napatech is the world leader in accelerating network management and security applications. Communications Companies Company Hot Technologies Security Companies Copenhagen Napatech Network management PR Newswire Time to market They focus on keeping their customers one step ahead of the data growth curve by accelerating applications and time-to-market while reducing risk.

Report: Network Complexity Creates Security Headaches

Data Center Knowledge

Complexity will hold two out of every five organizations back from making any upgrades to their networks in 2017, and security products are contributing to the problem, according to new research from Cato Networks. The Top Networking and Security Challenges in the Enterprise report, released on. Cloud Computing Infrastructure Security Shared

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PaloAlto Networks partners with US Girl Scouts on security skills

Computer Weekly

Palo Alto Networks is partnering with the Girl Scouts of the USA to develop cyber security badges to foster knowledge of the topic and support interest in the profession

Security Innovation Network Innovation Summit 17 July 2014 in NYC

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We have written before about the Security Innovation Network ( SINET ). Supported by the US Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate. Director , National Security Agency. Chief , Central Security Service. Cyber Security DoD and IC Security Innovation Network Silicon Valley SINET By Bob Gourley.

Italian startup uses IoT network to improve bicycle security

Computer Weekly

Turin-based Sherlock, a bike security startup, is connecting its GPS anti-theft units to Orange Business Services’ worldwide IoT network

Security platforms to disrupt industry, predicts Palo Alto Networks

Computer Weekly

Collaborative security platforms will enable developers to focus on innovation and force the security industry to change business models, predicts Palo Alto Networks

Accelerated PCAP: An Architecture for Precision Packet Capture and Analysis on High-­?Speed Networks

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Are you a system engineer or administrator charged with protecting your network infrastructure from attack? Napatech''s Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) can help you to improve on the ability to monitor and react to malicious events that occur within your network. scale networks.

The Single Greatest Threat To A CIO’s Network Security: Their Children

The Accidental Successful CIO

As CIOs we understand the importance of information technology and so we go to great lengths to secure our corporate networks. Since most of us end up doing a great deal of our work from home, we also do our best to secure our home networks also.

Palo Alto Networks: A Next Generation Firewall

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Palo Alto Networks protects thousands of enterprise and governments from cyber threats. They rely on a deep expertise and commitment to innovation to continually enhance their game-changing security platform. The Palo Alto Networks security platform natively brings together all key network security functions, including advanced threat protection, firewall, IDS/IPS and URL filtering.

Cloud, AI and security driving network monitoring industry

Computer Weekly

We explore the latest developments and trends in enterprise network monitoring and management

Three Reasons Network Security Policy Management is a Big Deal

Data Center Knowledge

Data Center World Networking SecurityUpwards of 95 percent of breaches can be prevented by better managing existing technologies Read More.

Tapping Global Threat Intelligence To Secure Enterprise Networks

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On August 27, LogRhythm hosted a panel focused on “Tapping Global Threat Intelligence to Secure Enterprise Networks” at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse in Crystal City. Discussions began with a question to the panel addressing the biggest threat to the United States’ national security.

Overview of the Security Innovation Network (SINET) Showcase 16 Innovators

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We have previously written about the Security Innovation Network: SINET, the very virtuous organization focused on helping the creators, innovators and entrepreneurs of the security community. 2015 SINET 16 Innovators: Bayshore Networks, Inc. BehavioSec – Disruptive verification & authentication solutions that make consumers part of the security solution, rather than the problem. Data science for security data volume. Vectra Networks, Inc. –

NetworkToolbox- Network scanning and analyzing

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Network Toolbox may be the best network app on in the Apple App Store. The Toolbox contains a suite of 32 tools that will help you analyze networks for configuration. It is also helpful in security or just general awareness of the networks you are on. Bob Gourley.

Video Presentation on Abusing Software Defined Networks

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See the video at this link and embedded below: Im a huge fan of Software Defined Networking (SDN) and so many other related applications of advanced enterprise tech. CTO Cyber Security Video software defined networking

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The Security Innovation Network Showcase: 3-4 Dec in DC

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We have been long-term supporters of the Security Innovation Network (SINET) and believe this group plays an important role in being a catalyst for innovation around enterprise cyber security. This event helps highlight emerging technologies with potential dramatic positive impact on enterprise missions and also helps advance the exchange of ideas around mission needs and concepts of operation on enterprise cyber security. 7 hours Networking and Networking Reception.

Lessons Learned: IT Infrastructure and Network Security

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Major data breaches make it clear that data security is a serious problem, writes Patrick Quirk of Emerson Network Power. But despite the rash of breaches, there remains an industry-wide naïveté when it comes to these types of security concerns. Read More. Industry Perspectives

Cloud security: The essential checklist

David Linthicum

Cloud security is one of those things that everyone knows they need, but few people understand how to deal with. I The good news is that it’s actually pretty simple, and somewhat similar to security for your enterprise systems. Note that you need to deal with security at the directory level as well, so the directory itself does not become a vulnerability. Security ops. Often overlooked, this is the operational aspect of all of security.

Identity Based Internet Protocol (IBIP): A network security innovation developed at The MITRE Corporation

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Editor’s note: I’ve referenced before my participation on the board of Centripetal Networks , and their ability to deliver large scale commercial solutions of MITRE’s IBIP are an area I am particularly proud of. By Bob Gourley.

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Network Virtualization in Your Business

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Proper implementation of network […]. CTO Cyber Security News information technology Network Security Technology LeadershipEvery business has goals. One of the most important goals for a firm is to keep its current customers happy while at the same time reaching out to attract new customers. In doing all this, the business hopes to improve its market position and cut down on its cost of operations.

Tempered Networks simplifies network security

Network World

I don’t think anyone would disagree with the statement that IT security has become exponentially more complex over the past five years. It seems every month there’s a new startup that solves a specific security issue but addresses only that one issue. This leads to an increasing number of security vendors causing security solution sprawl. One startup trying to simplify security is Tempered Networks.

Palo Alto Networks: Proactively Averting Cyber Attacks

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It''s important to utilize every form of security to get closer to proactive prevention. Products from Palo Alto Networks can give you that platform approach. Palo Alto Networks, Fortinet and Check Point Software: 3 Security Stocks to Watch in 2015 (thestreet.com).

Palo Alto Networks confident of taking security into SaaS era

Computer Weekly

Security platforms could make it easier to take products to market and improve firms’ security posture by making innovative products easier to consume, but the biggest winners could be the platform providers

Overcoming the Equation: Security = Friction

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Why does security have to be so onerous? Is this password secure enough: Mxyzptlk? Now that’s secure – good luck remembering it! As you try to simplify the user experience and reduce friction, the cost for security goes up. Can we overcome the friction of security?

Palo Alto Networks Federal Forum 20 May 2015

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Learn more about how to better protect your assets from cyber attack at the Palo Alto Networks Federal Forum on 20 May 2015, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM at the Newseum in Washington, DC. This all-day event brings representatives from industry, government, and technology together to discuss issues relevant to cyber security. Join Palo Alto Networks and your cyber security, data center and endpoint peers for the 2015 Federal Forum at the Newseum in Washington, DC on Wednesday, May 20!

Palo Alto Networks Uses Neural Networks to Attack Insider Threat

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Interestingly enough, Palo Alto Networks is working on ways to help its customers leverage the high fidelity data coming out of its Enterprise Security Platform. Analysis Architecture CTO Big Data Palo Alto Networks By Dan Cybulski.