Archive for December, 2011

What is a cloud virtual private network (VPN)?

Posted: 29th December 2011 by VPN Haus in Industry Commentary
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*Editor’s Note: This column originally appeared in TechTarget’s SearchEnterpriseWan By Rainer Enders, CTO of Americas for NCP engineering I define cloud VPNs as securely connecting from any location to resources (data and applications) that are provisioned in central data sites for the purpose of highly-available and reliable access. A cloud VPN must also offer specific characteristics […]

*Editor’s Note: This questions originally appeared in TechTarget’s SearchEnterpriseWan By Rainer Enders, CTO of Americas for NCP engineering Why should you monitor your Internet VPN? Monitoring your Internet VPN is essential for assessing the health of your enterprise wide area network (WAN) and collecting vital statistics for planning and maintenance purposes. It helps identify early signs of […]

Are Internet VPNs the same as Web SSL VPNs?

Posted: 22nd December 2011 by VPN Haus in IPsec, SSL

*Editor’s Note: This column originally appeared in TechTarget’s SearchEnterpriseWan By Rainer Enders, CTO of Americas for NCP engineering Internet VPNs are not the same as Web SSL VPNs, although SSL VPNs are considered a type of Internet VPN. Internet virtual private networks (VPNs) dominate the security domain in the corporate world. The proliferation of mobile working […]

For the final myth in our series isn’t just about SSL – it’s about security. The prevailing attitude at organizations – no matter the size – is that the responsibility for security falls in the court of someone with a job title related to security, like application security specialist, cyber security guru or chief security […]

What We’re Reading, Week of 12/12

Posted: 16th December 2011 by VPN Haus in Highlights

SecurityWeek, 2011 IT Security Review. Will 2012 be the year of ubiquitous encryption?  Dark Reading, VPN An Oft-Forgotten Attack Vector Help Net Security, PCI DSS is working, but there are challenges to overcome Laptop Magazine, How a Virtual Private Network Can Boost Your Security SearchEnterpriseWan, Are SSL VPNs secure enough for enterprise use? Share this:EmailFacebookPrint