: SecurVantage 3.0"> Executive Summary: SecurVantage 3.0
Securifys product monitors network traffic and sends alerts when unauthorized packets are detected. Initial policies are generated automatically and then must be fine-tuned by a security manager working closely with network and systems administrators.
SecurVantages initial purchase price is in the ballpark with other traffic monitoring tools, but IT managers mustnt think the automatic policy generator is going to let them off easy. Policies need to be tweaked and maintained each time new applications are added to the network. (+) Detects "bad" traffic quickly; identifies and tracks application layer traffic, specific servers and users. (-) Long learning curve required to fine-tune rules. EVALUATION SHORT LIST
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