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19 Oct 2016 Flow versus packet capture

As computer networks become more integral to the running of all major business and public infrastructure there has never been a better time to review the way that monitoring techniques have evolved over time to meet the ever-changing challenges facing network security teams. Read more


17 Oct 2016 Upcoming Tradeshows (Nov '16)

As a long-time supporter of Suricata and the OSIF, Telesoft is again sponsoring the annual user conference (SURICON) in Washington, DC for developers and security professionals. This year we will be discussing the Telesoft CERNE, a Suricata powered appliance for intelligent packet capture, built from a hybrid of hardware acceleration for shunting and signature scanning combined with optimized software, giving cost effective breach detection and forensics in the network core. Read more


14 Aug 2016 In Review: Black Hat USA 2016

Wow, Black Hat USA 2016 was a whirlwind of cutting edge technology, inventive marketing, passionate peer to peer discussions and proactive networking. As you may know Black Hat USA was held last week, this year’s event attracted over 15,000 attendees from the InfoSec community. Key themes from briefing, training sessions and the business hall were ‘Insider Threats’, ‘Behaviour Baselining’, ‘Active Response’, ‘Security Analytics’ and ‘Public key Cryptography’. Read more


18 May 2016 The changing role of packet capture in Network Security

As a Gartner cool vendor Telesoft recognises that computer network challenges from both a network and security operation perspective are vast and growing in complexity. Online applications are putting a strain on traditional network utilisation and the need for simplicity is driving up demand for smoother network operation. Though the network world is bowing to the inevitability of change, the techniques used are still very much the same. Read more


25 Apr 2016 3 Reasons why you should try Suricata

As active members of the Suricata community, Telesoft is committed to providing solutions that can truly contribute to making life easier for IDS/IPS users. We have put together this blog post to explain what Suricata is and how it could work for you. Suricata is a high performance Network IDS, IPS and Network Security Monitoring engine. Suricata is Open Source, developed and owned by a community run non-profit foundation, the Open Information Security Foundation (OISF) and its supporting vendors. Read more