Defending The Network
by Simon Perry - VP Security Strategy, EMEA, Computer Associates - Monday, 23 August 2004.
As targeted and indiscriminate attacks become more commonplace, IT managers are being forced to deploy both integrated and point-based solutions to secure every part of their computing environments. It follows that the proliferation of security solutions brings new infrastructure and software management challenges.

In response to this demand, new software has been developed to centralize the management and provisioning of numerous IT security packages. This provides the IT team with a unified view of all PC users within the organization and allows the team to set up new users and allocate, which applications employees can access. There is an IT adage that stipulates ‘if you can’t see a device or software application on the network, you can’t manage it’ and this is particularly true of IT security.

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Infographic: 25 years of the firewall

Posted on 24 July 2014.  |  The firewall turned 25, and McAfee is celebrating with an infographic that creatively depicts its lifetime. If you take a moment to scan the infographic, you’ll notice the firewall's introduction and evolution coincide with certain security events.


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