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Vincil Bishop

Review: Network analyzer churns out useful security reports

eIQnetwork's device makes sense of vast amounts of system log data

IT Modernization

Application protection

Teros security gateway prevents attacks on applications.

IT Modernization

Network monitoring comes of age

NetQoS analyzes almost all the important types of WAN traffic.

Taking care of patches

SecurityProfiling's SysUpdate eases the deployment of security patches

Nowhere to hide

StealthWatch catches intruders even if they try to cover their tracks

IT Modernization

Troubleshooting network slowdowns

Observer 9's integrated toolset pinpoints causes of network problems

Microsoft's patch management tools

The enterprise versions of patch management products are not designed for very small offices, and there are no personal editions of such tools.

Keeping systems properly stitched

Four patch management solutions offer a mix of features for enterprises of all sizes

A fortress in a box

FortiGate 3600 offers a smorgasbord of security services on one machine

StillSecure streamlines vulnerability repair

Web-based software automates scanning, creates reports

Vulnerability scanning: It's all about control

A vulnerability scanner is the best tool for ensuring that all of your users are following security policies and applying all the patches

StormWatch adds layer of protection

Product review: Intrusion-prevention software blocks attacks at operating system level

Altiris helps you deploy forces quickly

Product review: EXpress pushes software upgrades to desktops, servers, notebooks and PDAs

IntruShield thwarts cyberthreats

Product review: IntruVert Networks's IntruShield is a next-generation intrusion-detection system that stop intrusions and denial-of-service attacks

Two views of network monitoring

Comparing tactics for gauging performance

Symantec's blended defense

The big threat these days is the blended cyberattack, which combines more than one method of penetrating an organization's defenses