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Machine-to-Machine Intelligence (M2Mi) Corporation, a leading supplier of Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) applications and technologies including the award winning M2Mi...
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CHATHAM, NJ (PRWEB) MAY 19, 2016Desktop Alert, Inc., the leader in net-centric alerting and interoperable emergency communication, today announced a contract award from the United States Navy to...
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TORONTO (PRNEWSWIRE) MAY 16, 2016 VerifEye Technologies Inc., a world leader in mobile security surveillance, announced today the expansion of its AMOVI advanced mobile video product line to...
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TULSA, OK (PRWEB) MAY 11, 2016Optronics International, a leading manufacturer and supplier of heavy-duty LED vehicle lighting, expanded its Opti-Brite LED work lamp line today, with the introduction...
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SALT LAKE CITY (PRWEB) MAY 11, 2016M-Vac Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce its wet-vacuum forensic DNA collection system was highlighted Friday as part of NBC’s Dateline episode "The Girl with the...
Wed, 2016-05-11 03:20 AM
Fiber SenSys®, Inc., a world leader in the design and development of fiber-optic sensing technologies for outdoor perimeters and physical data networks, has partnered with ela-soft GmbH, the German...
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COLLEGE PARK, MD (PRNEWSWIRE) MAY 9, 2016 The University of Maryland, College Park and University of Maryland, Baltimore today announced the opening of the University of Maryland SAFE (Support,...
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ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, NJ (PRNEWSWIRE) MAY 5, 2016 The LG G5 and V10 smartphones are now certified by the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) for use as official smartphones by the U.S....
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NEW YORK (PRWEB) MAY 03, 2016MSA Security, a leader in high consequence threat protection and specialized training for corporate and government clients, has been issued a U.S. Patent on the latest...

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Fullerton, CA, January 5 - Milton Security Group Inc., the adaptive network cyber security appliance manufacturer, is proud to announce their 1MC-Labs Team services are now available to customers worldwide. 
John Grimm, Senior Director, Thales e-Security From smartphones to connected cars to smart cities, The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the ways that we live and work. ZK Research reports that the IoT will have 50 billion endpoints by 2020. Billions of connected devices like sensors, meters, actuators and other types of devices that can be attached to any object or person will be capable of connecting to the network, sharing information and taking instructions.
Washington, DC, December 10 - Content theft sites pose a serious and growing threat to Internet users by exposing them to harmful malware that can lead to identity theft, financial loss and computers being taken over by hackers, according to Digital Bait - a new research report commissioned by the Digital Citizens Alliance.
Portland, OR, December 10 - In hoping to never become a breach victim, organizations never prepare for the inevitable breakdown and overlook a very basic solution – capturing and retaining all network data. Cybersecurity equipment is tasked with keeping the bad packets out, but the challenge is how to do this in a fraction of a second. It is a costly folly to expect 100% accuracy, given the minimal time available for inspection. If organizations could gain more time for packet examination, they can turn the tables.
Frisco, TX, October 28 - The Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST), the leading organization supporting the healthcare industry in advancing the state of information protection, announced today that it continues to fully support S.754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) of 2015, because it formalizes the process for information sharing, encouraging private entities to share amongst themselves and with the government.
 

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Network Access Control and 802.1x - Advantages, Constraints and Capabilities

Written by distinguished security industry analyst Pete Lindstrom of Spire Security

The industry has been blurring the differences between 802.1x and NAC. Some believe that 802.1x is sufficient and similar enough to a full NAC solution to start down the path of implementation. What organizations often find is that the 802.1x story seems fairly simple and easy, but the deployment is much more difficult. This paper examines the fully 802.1x and NAC details such as:

    * What is 802.1x?
    * What important features are missing from 802.1x?
    * What alternatives exist to 802.1x and why?
    * What are the hidden costs associated with rolling out NAC?
    * How can commercial enterprises and government organizations benefit from NAC?

Narus

Narus, a leader in real-time traffic intelligence for protecting governments, service providers and enterprises, just completed its 2010 annual cyber security survey focusing on the United States. Sponsored jointly with Converge Network Digest and Government Secuirty News, the survey queried a cross-section of security professionals in a variety of industries, and revealed compelling details relating to cyber security concerns, opinons and expectations for protection against attacks. More...