Fortinet IPFIX Support

Posted in Network Monitoring on April 16th, 2014 by Scottr
Fortinet IPFIX Support

Fortiswitch-1000: Using IPFIX for Network Security ForensicsDid you know there is Fortinet IPFIX support on their FortiSwitch-1000 switch?  The other day I was working with a customer who mentioned configuring his Fortinet for IPFIX.  This was a bit of a surprise to me because most Fortinet network devices that I’ve worked with support only sFlow. He said that he had a FortiSwitch-1000, and that it does offer IPFIX Support.

Why is Fortinet IPFIX support such an important change?

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Scott Robertson
Sr. Solutions Engineer

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Detecting Network Threats

Posted in network threat detection on April 9th, 2014 by Joanne
Detecting Network Threats

Do you have a solution in place for detecting network threats?  If you say no, you are not alone.  Or maybe you have firewalls blocking the unwanted network traffic.  Either way, you may be interested in network behavior analysis, another network threat detection option to consider.  Read more »


Joanne Ghidoni
Sr. Solutions Engineer

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Incident Response Plan for Cyber Attacks: Part 2

Posted in cyber crime, cyber threat detection on April 7th, 2014 by mike@plixer.com
Incident Response Plan for Cyber Attacks: Part 2

This is part 2 of a two part post on Incident Response Plan for Cyber Attacks. The other post left off at listing the responsibilities that are often assigned to IRT members.  Below the list continues: Read more »

Michael Patterson
Founder and CEO

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MikroTik NetFlow Support

Posted in NetFlow Analysis, NetFlow Reporting, Network Traffic Monitor on April 2nd, 2014 by Sean
MikroTik NetFlow Support

MikroTik NetFlow support and configuration is a two-step process that can be achieved in a Command Line Interface (CLI) or a Graphical User Interface (GUI).  NetFlow reporting is available on all their devices running MikroTik RouterOS v2.9, v3, v4 or higher.  The MikroTik NetFlow configuration guide that follows was configured using RouterOS version 6.11.  Let’s jump into the configuration!

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Sean Harrington
Technical Support
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Incident Response Plan for Cyber Attacks: Part 1

Posted in cyber crime, cyber threat detection on March 30th, 2014 by mike@plixer.com
Incident Response Plan for Cyber Attacks: Part 1

The Incident Response Plan (IRP) for Cyber Attacks outlines a fast, orderly and effective process for dealing with suspected computer related intellectual property theft. It outlines how an organization deals with hacking attempts, social networking scams, viruses, DoS attacks, data exfiltration and the like. Although the premier mission is to prevent data loss, the secondary responsibility is to try and minimize the impact on financial losses and public perception damage.

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Michael Patterson
Founder and CEO

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