In This Issue: Focus on Network Security

LOCKDOWN: Campuses Shore Up Security >
SIEM TOOLS: Analyze and Prioritize >
UTM: Tips for Small-Scale Deployment >
REVIEW: WatchGuard XTM 530 Appliance >

September 7, 2010  

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Case Study  

Security Lockdown
Education group deploys UTM

Seeking to control Internet use, speed connections and stamp out spyware on its 27 campuses, the Premier Education Group adopted a multilayered security approach using SonicWALL unified threat management appliances. IT realized immediate benefits.

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Tech Trends  

Security Smarts
Management systems make sense of alerts

Tracking all the security events that occur on a large network can be near impossible for IT staff, so Virginia Commonwealth University and Boston College tap security information event management tools to analyze and correlate events and respond appropriately.

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Tech Tips  

SSL VPN Virtuoso
Try these four tips for deployment

Unified threat management devices offer SSL VPNs with a lower price tag and easier management than their enterprise-class brethren. Here are four suggestions for using small-scale SSL VPNs more effectively.

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Product Review  

WatchGuard XTM 530
Appliance rolls multiple functions into a single device

The WatchGuard unified threat management appliance guards against viruses and malware, performs intrusion detection and prevention, blocks web pages and performs URL filtering to protect small and midsize organizations.

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Best Practices  

Data Loss Prevention
Ensure sensitive digital assets remain in your organization

Data loss prevention products offer valuable aid in detecting leakage of Social Security or credit card numbers. To get the most from these tools, apply proper policies and risk assessment.

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Go behind the scenes at this year's EDUCAUSE conference. Our coverage will include video interviews and blog posts throughout the show, as well as other EDUCAUSE resources.

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Security: Deterring threats and enabling operations with integrated, multilayered strategies

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Security: Deterring threats and enabling operations with integrated, multilayered strategies


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