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An Easy Way to Extend the Life of Your Security and Monitoring Tools

Network Visibility + Security

An Easy Way to Extend the Life of Your Security and Monitoring Tools

Keith Bromley 2022.04.19

A common dilemma for IT is how can you get more done for less money? Budgets only go so far. However, internal customer, external customer, and executive needs always seem to go far beyond the existin

7 min read

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Inline and Out-of-Band Monitoring — What Do You Mean

Network Visibility + Security

Inline and Out-of-Band Monitoring — What Do You Mean

Keith Bromley 2022.04.04

When it comes to network monitoring, there are two scenarios—out-of-band and inline (in band). This definition typically refers to the placement of the equipment from the monitoring tool’s perspective

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What Security Threats Should North American Businesses Expect Due to the Current Geopolitical Uncertainty

Network Visibility + Security

What Security Threats Should North American Businesses Expect Due to the Current Geopolitical Uncertainty

Keith Bromley 2022.03.01

The current geopolitical events have most people and businesses concerned, as evidenced by political protests, stock market performances, and questions raised around new government restrictions for bu

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How Can I Reduce Network Security Risk – Part 2

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How Can I Reduce Network Security Risk – Part 2

Keith Bromley 2022.02.28

Step 2 – Find and quickly remediate intrusions that are discovered in the network I recently wrote a blog Find Your Security Vulnerability Before Hackers Find It For You and I wanted to come back and

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How Can I Reduce Network Security Risk – Part 1

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How Can I Reduce Network Security Risk – Part 1

Keith Bromley 2022.02.10

Step 1 – Reduce as many vulnerabilities within the network as possible I recently wrote a blog Find Your Security Vulnerability Before Hackers Find It For You and I wanted to come back and explore all

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Your Special Agent: The Importance of NetFlow Reliability

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Your Special Agent: The Importance of NetFlow Reliability

Bogdan Dinu 2021.04.16

Network Security, Monitoring and Analysis tools can be classified in many ways, including by the way they ingest traffic – some can ingest raw data, a.k.a. the full packet streams, others can ingest a

8 min read

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