How Akamai Augments Your Security Practice to Mitigate the OWASP Top 10 Risks

January 16, 2019

The OWASP Top 10 provides a list of the most common types of vulnerabilities often seen in web applications. To call out a common misperception often perpetuated by security vendors, the OWASP Top 10 does not provide a checklist of attack vectors that can be simply blocked by a web application firewall (WAF). Instead, its objective is to raise awareness about common security vulnerabilities that application developers should consider, drive that awareness across an array of development practices, and help instill a culture of secure development.

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NetFort

NetFort provides software products to monitor activity on virtual and physical networks. Headquartered in Galway, Ireland, NetFort was established in 2002 and has built up a global customer base in the enterprise, education, and government sectors. NetFort LANGuardian software has been successfully implemented and proven to be an invaluable tool in private sector companies, government departments, educational institutions, and local councils. We maintain strong links with our customers through open communication and we constantly strive to resolve their queries at an unprecedented time-to-response. The constant buyer/seller information feedback loop is imperative to our engineers'​ breaking new ground with our products and generating ideas for current new product developments. Our customers include the US Navy, Honda Canada, London School of Economics, Trinity College Dublin, Tyco US, BT, O2, Red Bull F1 team, Washington Gas, Xilinx Laboratories, Moorefields Hospital, ANZ Bank, F

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Cyber Security After the Pandemic

whitePaper | April 29, 2021

The cyber security industry has faced two major sets of challenges over the last twelve months. The attacks and exploits affecting Solar Winds, Accellion, Microsoft and their customers have focused attention on supply chain risk, but the impact of the coronavirus pandemic has been felt more broadly across cyber security domains and disciplines.

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The Importance of Cybersecurity Threat Detection for Utilities

whitePaper | November 25, 2019

Cybersecurity threats against energy companies, including utilities, have been increasing at an alarming rate. A comprehensive approach to ensuring cyber protection is essential and should include cybersecurity threat detection as a standard element. But not all such cybersecurity solutions are created equal.

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Symantec White Paper - The Cyber Resilience Blueprint: A New Perspective on Security

whitePaper | January 2, 2020

In this sophisticated threat environment, traditional security tactics are failing. Symantec encourages organizations to revisit their security posture to build a more cyber resilient enterprise. Resilience is not defined by a series of checklists, but through evaluations based on the current threat environment and the acceptable risk level for the organization.

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Avoiding the Security Pitfalls of Digital Transformation

whitePaper | April 1, 2020

Avoiding the Security Pitfalls of Digital Transformation is a webinar that will explore how organizations can cut through the noise and make a success of cloud transformation, leveraging the benefits of cloud technologies including efficiency, agility and scalability while avoiding the pitfalls.

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Cyber Risk Appetite: Defining and Understanding Risk in the Modern Enterprise

whitePaper | January 16, 2020

Managing risk is a balancing act for organizations of all sizes and disciplines. While some organizations take on too much risk, others arguably do not take on enough. Complicating this equation is the emergence of cyber as one of the most impactful sources of risk in the modern enterprise. In fact, cyber security is now increasingly reviewed by corporate boards of directors and often discussed with financial analysts who see cyber security risk as an imminent and paramount business risk. Because the consequences of cyber security failures can be damaging to business revenues and brand reputation, CEOs have lost their positions as a result of data breaches and inept preparation and planning.

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Network Traffic Analysis (NTA): A Cybersecurity ‘Quick Win’

whitePaper | February 27, 2020

According to research from ESG and the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA), 91% of cybersecurity professionals believe that most organizations are either extremely or somewhat vulnerable to a significant cyber-attack or data breach.1 This level of cyber-risk demands immediate attention and action from CISOs, CIOs, and business executives. As a result, 62% of organizations plan to increase cybersecurity spending in 2020.2 Here’s the problem: Increasing security budgets alone isn’t enough. CISOs need quick and easy wins that can greatly bolster security efficacy and streamline operations without demanding massive projects and vast resources. There is a lot of work ahead. This white paper concludes.

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NetFort

NetFort provides software products to monitor activity on virtual and physical networks. Headquartered in Galway, Ireland, NetFort was established in 2002 and has built up a global customer base in the enterprise, education, and government sectors. NetFort LANGuardian software has been successfully implemented and proven to be an invaluable tool in private sector companies, government departments, educational institutions, and local councils. We maintain strong links with our customers through open communication and we constantly strive to resolve their queries at an unprecedented time-to-response. The constant buyer/seller information feedback loop is imperative to our engineers'​ breaking new ground with our products and generating ideas for current new product developments. Our customers include the US Navy, Honda Canada, London School of Economics, Trinity College Dublin, Tyco US, BT, O2, Red Bull F1 team, Washington Gas, Xilinx Laboratories, Moorefields Hospital, ANZ Bank, F

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