Newgen provides innovative network monitoring and security solutions based upon Gigamon’s GigaVUE-2404
These systems create an intelligent Data Access Network (DAN) used to retrieve traffic from your network and send customised data streams to your security and monitoring tools, thus streamlining the deployment and use of multiple network monitoring tools in data centres. The GigaVUE is a family of packet aware, data access systems providing aggregation, replication and filtering of critical network traffic. GigaVUE enables full network visibility to all categories of passive monitoring tools. GigaVUE features 10G support, fault tolerant Taps, the ability to share SPAN Ports, aggregate links, map packets and remotely manage network connections.
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Proactive web security that blocks threats in the cloud before they reach users’ machines, or enter customers’ networks.
Incident handling is a vast topic, but here are a few tips for you to consider in your incident response. I hope you never have to use them, but the odds are at some point you will and I hope being ready saves you pain (or your job!).
- Have an incident response plan.
- Pre-define your incident response team
- Define your approach: watch and learn or contain and recover.
- Pre-distribute call cards.
- Forensic and incident response data capture.
- Get your users on-side.
- Know how to report crimes and engage law enforcement.
- Practice makes perfect.
I’m dating myself, but I remember when holiday shopping involved pouring through ads in the Sunday paper, placing actual phone calls from tethered land lines to research product stock and availability, and actually driving places to pick things up. Now, holiday shoppers can do all of that from a smartphone or tablet in a few seconds, but there are some security pitfalls to be aware of.