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Sunday, December 8th, 2013
It’s a challenge that’s fundamental to BYOD: how to redirect unknown devices and users to a portal, in order to determine the appropriate level of network access to provision.
Monday, December 2nd, 2013
More and more employees are bringing their personal mobile devices to work, yet many companies are slow to respond to the trend.
Sunday, November 17th, 2013
From time to time we report on the unintended consequences of BYOD, and what can happen when users own the devices but those devices are on your network.
Tuesday, October 29th, 2013
Adobe recently announced a cyber attack on its network, where hackers stole the source code for Adobe Acrobat and other Adobe products used on personal computers and servers worldwide.
Monday, October 7th, 2013
Locking down today’s dynamic networks while supporting personal and corporate devices of all kinds requires a NAC solution up to the task.
Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
Controlling access to corporate networks and information is one of the biggest cyber security priorities companies have today. A network can only be as secure as the devices that are connected to it, and organizations need to ensure that they are doing all they can to protect access to valuable corporate assets.
Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
To secure your network, you first have to detect what’s on it. You have to identify what type of device is trying to connect and make sure it’s free of vulnerabilities and malware before it gets on the network.
Saturday, August 10th, 2013
If you don’t know what’s on your network at all times — if you can’t control what gets on — you put that network and the assets behind it at risk.
Sunday, August 4th, 2013
Lately, I’ve heard a lot of discussion in law firm technology circles about the advantages and challenges of BYOD. Okay, most of those discussions are about the challenges.
Tuesday, July 16th, 2013
eduroam (education roaming) is a program that provides a secure, worldwide roaming access service for the international research and education community.
Wednesday, July 10th, 2013
At Bradford Networks, we often talk about Network Sentry’s visibility — its unique ability to identify every user and every device that attempts to access a wired or wireless network.
Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
One June 10th, Apple announced its iOS 7 and OS X Mavericks platforms. For organizations with BYOD and mobility programs—or even those that don’t, but still see plenty of device traffic on the network—the forthcoming operating systems have some new bells and whistles that will undoubtedly affect corporate, school and enterprise networks.
Monday, June 17th, 2013
I just got back from the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2013 which took place last week in Washington DC, and I’d like to share my thoughts while impressions are still fresh.
Monday, June 10th, 2013
Today we launched Network Sentry/Analytics 1.5 at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, which is taking place this week at National Harbor, MD.
Tuesday, June 4th, 2013
Network visibility and automated access control are the most well-known benefits of Network Sentry, but there are many others. This post examines how Network Sentry greatly simplifies management at the network edge, a place where there’s vast potential for confusion and human error.
Monday, May 20th, 2013
The BYOD movement got its start in colleges and universities nearly a decade ago, spurred by technology-savvy students who demanded to use their personal devices on campus and by forward-thinking administrators who recognized that allowing network access using personal devices could improve the educational experience while aiding their recruiting efforts.
Wednesday, May 1st, 2013
In September, students will return to school for the fall semester. The next few months are the perfect time to prepare for the onslaught of personal devices on campus–the now-familiar BYOD tsunami.
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
The sun is shining, birds are chirping in the trees and you feel great as you stroll across campus. And then you hear it: the rising crescendo as the students return.
Friday, April 19th, 2013
I recently spoke with a network engineer for a company that’s a household name in the production of feature films, TV shows, DVDs and other media.
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