Network Security Has Become More Complex, Has Technology Kept Pace?
Advanced threats, applications and even SaaS services are increasingly utilizing non-standard and largely unmonitored ports.
Then came applications, video, social media, mobile networks, the cloud. Employees began connecting laptop, tablets, mobiles. Ports started to open up. Web security technology on the market 12-18 years ago, often still used today, never considered the possibility of these products, and were not well designed to monitor the corresponding ports. Stressing the situation are the two different types of protocols, or languages, that computers use to communicate; TCP and UDP. Read full story on Wall Street & Technology
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