21 February, 2019 | Jeff Melnick

Why Native Network Device Auditing Is Not Enough

In one of my previous blog posts, I shared the top issues that network device auditing can help you solve. Among them are controlling device configuration, detecting unauthorized actions and thwarting scanning threats. In short, I argue that to keep your network infrastructure secure and ensure...
29 January, 2019 | Jeff Melnick

Why Monitoring of Network Devices Is Critical for Network Security

A secure network infrastructure is critical for organizations, and that requires keeping close track of what’s going on with routers, switches and other network devices. You need to be able to quickly detect and investigate threats to your perimeter security, such as unauthorized changes to...
22 January, 2019 | Jeff Melnick

Network Security Devices You Need to Know About

Using the proper devices and solutions can help you defend your network. Here are the most common types of network security devices that can help you secure your network against external attacks: Firewall A firewall device is one of the first lines of defense in a network because it isolates one...
15 January, 2019 | Jeff Melnick

Top 10 Best Network Monitoring Tools

If you don’t know the state of your network every second of the day, you're like a blind pilot inevitably headed for disaster. Fortunately, the market now offers many good software solutions, both commercial and open source, for network monitoring. Handpicked related content: [Free...
8 January, 2019 | Jeff Melnick

Network Devices Explained

To build a strong network and defend it, you need to understand the devices that comprise it. What are network devices? Network devices, or networking hardware, are physical devices that are required for communication and interaction between hardware on a computer network. Handpicked related...
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