Enterprise-ish Network Security: Pt. 1 – Paul’s Security Weekly #594

February 15, 2019



There are quite a few choices for selecting open-source and inexpensive hardware to build your network and provide tools to monitor for security events. In this segment we'll discuss some of the options, the pros and cons of each, limitations and really cool features! Includes coverage of Qotom hardware, how to procure enterprise-grade switches, the right cabling and OPNSense and pfSense.

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Selecting Hardware - QOTOM Q355G4 w/ 8GB RAM 16GB SSD, Industrial PC Gateway Firewall Router for pfSense - Intel i5 AES-NI, 4 Gigabit NICs - Cat 6 Ethernet Cable 100 ft Flat White, Slim Long Internet Network Lan patch cords, Solid Cat6 High Speed Computer wire with clips & Rj45 Connectors for Router, modem, faster than Cat5e/Cat5, 100 feet - Cisco WS-C3560G-48TS-E 48-Port 10/100/1000 3560G Switch - 1 Year Warranty - Vilros Raspberry Pi 3 Kit with Clear Case and 2.5A Power Supply

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[caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Paul Asadorian Paul Asadorian - CEO, Security Weekly.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Patrick Laverty Patrick Laverty - Security Consultant, Rapid 7.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Larry Pesce Larry Pesce - Senior Managing Consultant and Director of Research, InGuardians.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Joff Thyer Joff Thyer - Security Analyst, Black Hills Information Security.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Jeff Man Jeff Man - Sr. InfoSec Consultant, Online Business Systems.[/caption]








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