What is Kali Linux?

2021-01-20T13:55:44+00:00Categories: Network Administration, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Kali Linux is a Debian-derived Linux distribution designed for digital forensics and penetration testing. It is maintained and funded by Offensive Security,a leading information security training company. In fact, it’s a Debian-based rewrite of their previous Knoppix-based digital forensics and penetration testing distribution BackTrack. One of the biggest reasons cyber professionals use Kali Linux is [...]

What is NESSUS and How Does it Work?

2021-01-18T11:20:10+00:00Categories: Network Monitoring, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Nessus is a proprietary vulnerability scanner developed by Tenable, Inc. Tenable.io is a subscription-based service. Tenable also contains what was previously known as Nessus Cloud, which used to be Tenable’s Software-as-a-Service solution.  Nessus is an open-source network vulnerability scanner that uses the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures architecture for easy cross-linking between compliant security tools. In [...]

What is Network Vulnerability Scanning?

2021-01-13T09:34:02+00:00Categories: Network Monitoring, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Vulnerability management is a key responsibility of any IT security team or managed security service provider. This scanning is an inspection of the potential points of exploit on a computer or network to identify security holes. Vulnerability scanning is an integral component of vulnerability management. In fact, a scanner is an application that identifies and [...]

The Best of NetFlow Tools

2021-01-11T18:15:02+00:00Categories: Network Monitoring|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NetFlow is a network protocol that collects information about your network’s IP traffic and monitors network traffic activity. In this blog, we are going to review a number of NetFlow tools. We have already posted a blog about NetFlow on this site, which we recommend you read before continuing to read this post: NetFlow NetFlow [...]

Network Monitoring and Performance Management (NPM) Tools – Part 3

2021-01-02T07:24:33+00:00Categories: Network Monitoring|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In these four blogs, we are going to talk about the main features of a performance management tools and monitoring software and, as far as possible, compare some popular software in this area. In these four blogs, we are going to talk about the main features of a network management and monitoring software and, as [...]

Network Monitoring and Performance Management (NPM) Tools – Part 2

2021-01-02T07:23:52+00:00Categories: Network Monitoring|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

In these four blogs, we are going to talk about the main features of a network management and monitoring tools and, as far as possible, compare some popular software in this area. In these four blogs, we are going to talk about the main features of a network management and monitoring software and, as far [...]

Network Monitoring and Performance Management (NPM) Tools – Part 1

2021-01-02T07:23:27+00:00Categories: Network Monitoring|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Every network performance monitoring (NPM) solution allows companies to discover performance issues on a network as they occur. The more advanced network monitoring tools will be pumped with features that make performance tracking easier or more comprehensive. In these four blogs, we are going to talk about the main features of a network management and monitoring [...]

Auvik

2020-12-22T10:19:58+00:00Categories: Network Administration, Network Monitoring|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In this post, we are going to introduce you to a powerful tool in the field of network monitoring. It is better to read this blog first of all: Network Monitoring. The tool we are going to discuss is called Auvik network management and monitoring. It is a cloud-based software. Official site of the manufacturer [...]

What’s SNMP?

2020-12-13T12:44:20+00:00Categories: Computer & Network Concepts, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Network admins generally manage the devices in a network and allocate and free up ports and interfaces to ensure continuous uptime and bandwidth-hog-free network operations. Closely monitoring SNMP devices is a major part of this. Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is an Internet Standard protocol for collecting and organizing information about managed devices on IP [...]

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