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Whitepapers

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.

The Internet of Things (IoT) has evolved to include devices we never dreamed of just a few years ago. Small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) often lack the budget and staff to effectively manage all of the devices connecting to the network. Learn about the recent IoT trend and how it affects small businesses, the risks associated with IoT devices brought onto the network, and best practices to lock down IoT devices.

Is your home network protected from IoT devices? This whitepaper details the rising risks of IoT devices and what you can do to secure your home network and these devices.

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.

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.

What is geolocation by IP? Read this whitepaper to learn about geolocation by IP, the pros and cons, and how you can make geolocation by IP work for you.

Ransomware attacks are not going away anytime soon. Learn about the evolution of ransomware, the different types of ransomware, and how you can prepare and protect your network from the ransomware attacks we see today.

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.

Between reducing costs and improving quality, government agencies face many challenges as they digitize their resources and provide online services to the communities they serve. This whitepaper details types of solutions to look for to improve service quality and delivery as well as protect sensitive data.

Regulatory compliance, widespread technology obstacles and transparency are key for all nonprofits. Make sure you have the right network solution in place to meet all these requirements.

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.

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.

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.