Why do attackers target federal systems? They seek intelligence, advantage and political gain. The possibilities
are endless: intelligence about an opponent’s military capabilities, movement of high-value individuals or
national economic strategies; advantage by disabling or crippling sensors an...
Network security incidents within the U.S. federal government have increased 650% over the past
five years, according to a 2011 report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO-12-137). This
explosive growth in security incidents endangers the implied confidentiality and integrity of sensitiv...
With SSL/TLS being one of the fastest growing attack vectors, organizations need an effective way to deploy deep packet inspection technology that is capable of identifying and blocking malicious traffic.Traditionally, organizations have deployed intrusion prevention system (IPS) inline so that all ...
A hardware security module (HSM) is a secure physical device designed to generate, store,
and protect digital, high-value cryptographic keys. It is a secure crypto-processor that often
comes in the form of a plug-in card with built-in tamper protection. HSMs also provide
critical infrastructure i...
F5® Silverline™ Web Application Firewall is a cloud-based service built on BIG-IP® Application Security Manager™ (ASM) – with 24x7x365 support from highly specialized security experts to help organizations protect web applications and data, and enable compliance with industry security standa...
Federal IT organizations have never faced more difficult challenges: cyber attacks,
the mobile revolution, data center consolidation, cloud deployments, complex
application environments, and constantly increasing network traffic. And, at the
heart of it all, budget constraints demanding smart, af...
A significant portion of the federal government isn’t
government per se—it’s the contractors that provide the
myriad goods and services that keep agencies running.
So, it stands to reason that many cyber threats to government involve private sector networks. For a cybersecurity
This paper discusses the DDoS threat facing schools today, how F5 Networks has addressed this threat for 2 large K-12 school districts, and the various F5 Silverline DDoS solution options to address this threat for your educational institution. For more information, please contact your F5 partner.
F5® BIG-IP® Local Traffic Manager™ (LTM) helps you deliver your applications to your
users, in a reliable, secure, and optimized way. You get the extensibility and flexibility of
application services with the programmability you need to manage your physical, virtual,
and cloud infrastruct...
F5® BIG-IP® Global Traffic
Manager™ (GTM) distributes DNS and user application requests based on business
policies, data center and network conditions, user location, and application
performance. BIG-IP GTM delivers F5’s high-performance DNS Services with
visibility, reporting, and analysi...