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BT Americas Security Chief: Security is No Longer Just an IT Problem, It’s a Major Board Room Concern

July 2016

BT Americas Security Chief: Security is No Longer Just an IT Problem, It’s a Major Board Room Concern

interview with Jason Cook

A global expert on security explains six key motivators that are driving enterprises and telecoms to strengthen their security protection.

A Big Win/Win: Protecting Mobile Users While Boosting Revenue

January 2016

A Big Win/Win: Protecting Mobile Users While Boosting Revenue

by Dan Baker

Increasingly mobile operators will turn to the cloud to find compelling services.  This white paper explains the benefits of a cloud security service that detects and blocks malware.

A Powerful Tool for Fraud & Security Investigators: Real-Time Packet-to-Event Translation

August 2012

A Powerful Tool for Fraud & Security Investigators: Real-Time Packet-to-Event Translation

interview with Steven Shalita

Network forensics enables investigators to reconstruct and analyze network activity.  But automated packet-to-event translation could make forensics widely accessible to non-technical investigators.  The article explains: the new visual playback paradym; changes in packet storage strategy; and the vision of a single instrumentation instance driving multiple assurance applications.

Security Early Warning System: The Challenge for Telecom

October 2011

Security Early Warning System: The Challenge for Telecom

by James Heath & Paul Scanlon

A Denial of Service (DoS) attack is a cyber-security breach that uses a tsunami of data to overwhelm an enterprise’s connections, stopping it from communicating or doing business online.  This article explains why DoS and other security matters are coming to a head as LTE and IP expand.  Here you’ll also learn the reasons why telecoms are becoming key security partners with enterprises.

LTE Monitoring: The Virtue of Combining Service and Security Assurance

September 2011

LTE Monitoring: The Virtue of Combining Service and Security Assurance

interview with James Heath & Steve Shalita

The arrival of  LTE, the all-IP wireless standard, greatly complicates the guaranteee of service quality and security.  This article details of the many challenge and reasons why additional investments will be required to remain secure.  Fortunately a saving grace is proposed: a single Network Behavioral analysis (NBA) system for anomaly detection that serves the dual missions of service assurance and cybersecurity.

Single Sign-On: The Cornerstone of Network Security & Integrity

February 2011

Single Sign-On: The Cornerstone of Network Security & Integrity

interview with Sergio Pellizzari

The greatest security threat in telecom is not the careless Web surfer, but the innocent misconfiguration of network elements like routers, switches, and firewalls.  This article delves into single-sign and explains how it’s become a vital security measure.  You’ll learn about the robustness of carrier-grade vs. enterprise solutions and read examples of what can go wrong without a proper single-sign on solution in place.

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