Firewalls White Papers

A Firewall is a piece of hardware and/or software which functions in a networked environment to prevent some communications forbidden by the security policy, analogous to the function of firewalls in building construction. A firewall is also called a Border Protection Device (BPD), or packet filter in BSD contexts. A firewall has the basic task of controlling traffic between different zones of trust.
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By: Aerohive     Published Date: May 13, 2015

This ebook reveals how organisations can ensure a secure mobility platform that starts with a single AP.

Tags : wi-fi, mobility, security, mobile security, byod, mobility for staff, mobility for guests, mobility for byod
    
By: IBM     Published Date: May 12, 2015

The security threat landscape is rapidly evolving: from risks with the proliferation of mobile devices to the increased sophistication of organized cyber criminals and geopolitical threats. Healthcare has a significant burden with the dubious distinction of having the highest per record data breach cost among all regulated industries.

Tags : ibm, healthcare, security, data, cybercrime, encryption, firewalls, hacker detection
    
By: IBM     Published Date: Apr 09, 2015

The malware industry supplies all the components cybercriminals need to easily perpetrate malware-driven financial fraud and data theft. In today’s virtual world, the scope of organizations vulnerable to malware-driven cybercrime is quite broad. In addition to banks and credit unions that are subject to online banking fraud, financial fraud can be perpetrated on insurance companies, payment services, large e-commerce companies, airlines and many others.

Tags : ibm, computer security, network security, malware protection, network security, security organization, anti spyware, firewalls
    
By: IBM     Published Date: Apr 09, 2015

This white paper provides an overview of how cybercriminals circumvent security measures at each stage of a transaction’s lifecycle—pre-login, during login and post-login—and offers strategies to help financial organizations combat malware-driven attacks.

Tags : ibm, it security, password security, malware prevention, security infrastructure, anti spyware, anti virus, application security
    
By: Kaspersky     Published Date: Feb 14, 2014

Cybercriminals today are launching attacks against businesses by copying sophisticated malware and techniques used to target governments and high-profile organizations. Don’t get caught in the crossfire. Read our special report "Who's spying on you?"

Tags : cybersecurity, hackers, virus, malware, phishing, security, internet security, secure network
    
By: Kaspersky     Published Date: Feb 14, 2014

Download our Guide to the Threat Landscape to have access to a wealth of IT security intelligence.

Tags : security intelligence, malware, spam, spyware, firewall, internet security, anti spam, anti spyware
    
By: Bit9     Published Date: Apr 16, 2015

With the number of advanced attacks increasing every day—most undiscovered through traditional detection and response solutions—truly hunting for threats within your environment can be a laborious task. To combat this, enterprises must focus on prioritizing endpoint data collection over detection, leveraging comprehensive threat intelligence, and expanding detection beyond the moment of compromise.

Tags : advanced threat hunting, traditional detection, endpoint data collection, threat intelligence, threat detection, access control, firewalls, hacker detection
    
By: IBM     Published Date: Apr 09, 2015

Integrated security intelligence solutions help organizations use labor-saving automation to proactively identify security weaknesses, prioritize remediation tasks and take quick corrective action to minimize potential risks across a dynamic infrastructure.

Tags : ibm, integrated security, security weakness, risk management, infrastructure security, application security, firewalls, network security appliance
    
By: IBM     Published Date: Apr 09, 2015

Hybrid cloud infrastructures and mobility are changing the rules of the game for IT security professionals. Read this paper to understand the requirements to adopting a new monitoring strategy to quickly detect attacks across the infrastructure you control in your data center, as well as what you don't control in the dynamic cloud.

Tags : ibm, hybrid cloud, cloud computing, monitoring, detection, it security, data center security, business continuity
    
By: IBM     Published Date: Apr 09, 2015

Optimize the process of investigating and gathering evidence on attacks and data breaches with Network Forensics software. Learn how using full network packet capture data can deliver insight and analysis that cannot be achieved using only log source events and network flow details.

Tags : ibm, optimization, security, cyber crime, network security, it security, access control, anti spyware
    
By: IBM     Published Date: Apr 09, 2015

Discover how IBM scored 97.7% block rate against exploits and fared against other tested products in NSS Labs 2013 Network IPS Comparative Analysis.

Tags : ibm, nss labs, product testing, network security, computer security, application security, anti spyware, firewalls
    
By: IBM     Published Date: Apr 09, 2015

The IBM X-Force research and development team collects, analyzes and distributes threat intelligence to IBM customers - and uses it to enrich the IBM Security portfolio - so users can leverage in-depth knowledge and understanding of threats to bring business value to their organizations.

Tags : ibm, it security, vulnerability management, virus protection, spyware protection, firewalls, hacker detection, internet security
    
By: Macquarie Telecom     Published Date: Mar 30, 2015

This white paper reveals a list of top 10 trends in cloud computing to help you take advantage of all the greatest new innovations in cloud technology.

Tags : virtualisation, cloud computing, softward defined datacentres, software define networking, hybrid cloud, hybrid, cloud computing trends, cloud security
    
By: McAfee     Published Date: Feb 25, 2015

This White Paper reveals a wide range of opinions of different experts about network performance and security trade-off.

Tags : network performance, security trade-off, security, firewalls, mcafee, internet security, network performance management, network security
    
By: McAfee     Published Date: Feb 25, 2015

This report summarizes the McAfee 5206's throughput based on the latest version 5.8 software, with various firewall policies applied and different traffic scenarios.

Tags : mcafee 5206's throughput, mcafee, testing of the mcafee ngfw, security, firewall, security internet, dpi, url filtering
    
By: McAfee     Published Date: Feb 25, 2015

This white paper articulates the business benefits derived by companies that have deployed NGFW.

Tags : ngfw, mobile workforce, security, mcafee, new generation firewall, firewall security, firewall, anti spam
    
By: McAfee     Published Date: Feb 25, 2015

This White Paper reveals a wide range of opinions of different experts about network performance and security trade-off.

Tags : network performance, security trade-off, security, firewalls, mcafee, internet security, network performance management, network security
    
By: McAfee     Published Date: Feb 25, 2015

This White Paper reveals a wide range of opinions of different experts about network performance and security trade-off.

Tags : network performance, security trade-off, security, firewalls, mcafee, internet security, network performance management, network security
    
By: McAfee     Published Date: Feb 25, 2015

This White Paper reveals a wide range of opinions of different experts about network performance and security trade-off.

Tags : network performance, security trade-off, security, firewalls, mcafee, internet security, network performance management, network security
    
By: Juniper Networks     Published Date: Feb 18, 2015

The 5 Steps to Firewall Planning and Design Guide provides a step-by-step summary for planning your network firewall. It also contains links to the more detailed list of useful sites and publications on the subject. If you’re designing your company’s firewall architecture, read this first.

Tags : firewall planning, network firewall, security policy, http, terminal server, network, email security, firewalls
    
By: Juniper Networks     Published Date: Feb 18, 2015

Find out why an open, scalable network architecture is essential for enhanced IT security in the cloud era. This eBook explains how to safeguard virtual and physical workloads & get always-on protection to reduce vulnerabilities.

Tags : juniper, juniper networks, security, network security, firewalls, intrusion prevention, security management, data protection
    
By: Juniper Networks     Published Date: Feb 18, 2015

Discover how a dynamic, intelligent firewall can improve your security. This Webinar talks about the dynamic, intelligent protection and active defense and management of resources you can get from a Next-Generation Firewall solutions.

Tags : firewall, network, business assets, security, management, network security, firewalls, security management
    
By: Juniper Networks     Published Date: Feb 18, 2015

Learn about the challenges as you deploy hybrid clouds. The Forrester Report analyzes the views and approaches of IT decision-makers who have already begun their journey to the hybrid cloud.

Tags : hybrid clouds, network, data center, automation, network virtualization, firewalls, database security, virtualization
    
By: Juniper Networks     Published Date: Feb 18, 2015

Learn how to improve your business agility in this Whitepaper on building a business case for network virtualization. Find out how your network can deliver new levels of performance and resiliency.

Tags : business agility, network architecture, virtualization, network, cloud computing, data center, data management, firewalls
    
By: McAfee     Published Date: Jan 20, 2015

Industry experts discuss the common and risky tradeoff many organizations are forced to make between network performance and security.

Tags : next generation firewall, network performance, mcafee next generation firewall, ngfw, anti spyware, anti virus, firewalls, internet security
    
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