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Healthcare networks are becoming extremely complex, with many devices connecting to and accessing hospital resources. It is crucial that sensitive patient information is kept secure. This whitepaper outlines the problems the healthcare industry is currently facing and what network administrators can do to protect their networks.
In March 2017, the expectation of privacy while surfing the internet disappeared in the United States. Congress voted to eliminate the broadband privacy rules that required internet service providers (ISPs) to get explicit consent from consumers before selling or sharing web browsing data and other private information to third parties. This whitepaper details the history of internet data privacy and best practices you can take to protect your browsing history and personal information.
The controversy around over-blocking and over-filtering continues as educators wrestle with the law and guidance from the FCC. Learn about the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) and how administrators can provide appropriately filtered internet access to students, teachers and staff.
Learn how cyber threat intelligence like Untangle’s ScoutIQTM can go beyond traditional antivirus to proactively defend against the emerging threats that IT teams are more frequently facing.
Student devices aren’t the only concern for universities anymore; smart devices are now internet-enabled and connected to the network. Learn about the recent attacks targeting colleges and universities, how to manage bandwidth for educational purposes, and tips to protect the network from the threats posed by Internet of Things devices.
Today’s not-for-profit organizations must be keenly aware of their data management, governance and security needs, as more services and tasks are processed digitally. Everything from donor information to contribution records needs to be handled with great care in order to adhere to best practices and industry regulations. There are many characteristics that separate nonprofits from privately owned businesses, but the pressing need for a comprehensive network security solution isn’t one of them. To excel and thrive in the digital age, nonprofit organizations must employ high-quality network management solutions.
Wi-Fi is now a necessity everyone expects to be available no matter where they go—preferably free of charge. For public institutions like libraries and local governments, providing public Wi-Fi is desirable, but can add a level of difficulty to IT management due to the regulations they must abide by. This whitepaper details the challenges public institutions face and provides simple tips they can take to improve network security.
Mobile devices have become a critical tool for both personal and professional use, simplifying and enabling a variety of tasks. More and more businesses are enacting bring-your-own device (BYOD) policies to allow employees to use their own equipment in an effort to save money and increase employee productivity. This whitepaper outlines the potential risks and benefits when embracing BYOD and open Wi-Fi, as well as best practices to implementing BYOD and open Wi-Fi policies for your business.
Large businesses and small businesses both struggle with the same underlying problem: keeping their organization’s network secure. While ensuring the network is secure at headquarters might be of top concern to most companies, it is the branch offices and remote employees that can cause the most damage if a breach were to occur. This whitepaper discusses the latest trends of remote workers and branch offices, and best practices organizations can take to secure them.
In today’s world, breaches are becoming a common threat for both small and large organizations in every industry. Government agencies are often the target of sophisticated attacks, as they can house personal and sensitive information that are ideal for hackers to steal and sell. This whitepaper details the largest government breaches to date, challenges government agencies face and steps to take to start securing your network.
Student privacy is of top concern for schools and parents. Learn what laws are in place to protect student privacy, how the rise in online learning creates more data collection and sharing, and best practices schools can implement to ensure student data stays private.