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Tips to Maximize Security of Your System and Network at Home

Posted by Bill Smeltzer on Mon, Apr 27, 2020

By Bill Smeltzer, CSO

April 27, 2020 – By now, the work from home process has likely become fairly routine. Below are some security-related nuggets to consider as we continue adapting to this way of working.

The following guidelines are meant to maximize the security of your system and network at home:

Printing: If your work requires printing materials, or you just prefer to do it, ensure confidential documents, normally put in a shredder, are queued in a place for later shredding at the office. Work with your manager to find a way to get that material to the office or shred it yourself if you have the means. Never throw away such document in your household trash.
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Topics: Network Security

The Benefits of SSL Decryption

Posted by Focus Solutions Engineer on Thu, Feb 25, 2016

More of the web is encrypted today than ever before. Use of SSL certificates is on the rise and with good reason. Concerns over user and data privacy are a large part of the push to an encrypted web. The good news is that encrypted web traffic does in fact make snooping a lot harder to do. The bad news is that writers of malicious software have also picked up on the trend, making malware detection and web usage compliance much harder for system and network admins alike.

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Topics: Network Security, Security, SSL Decryption, SSLI

Cisco FirePOWER- Prepare and Defend Your Network

Posted by Justin Terry on Wed, Oct 21, 2015

In today’s ever changing landscape of Malware and network threats, visibility and control of protocols and applications, is a key element in providing a robust and manageable security posture for any organization. Cisco FirePOWER and AMP technology enables visibility and context based security across the whole network. Advanced Malware Protection or AMP for short, couples with big data analytics with a single pane of glass for management, discovering threats and keeping track of files as they are downloaded from the net or discovered on endpoints.ciscofireblog

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Topics: Malware, Cisco, Applications, Cisco FirePOWER, FirePOWER, Firewall, Network Security