Opportunuties for network operators, telcos and ISPs

3 Opportunities for Network Operators

Network operators have been providing the vast majority of the residential Wi-Fi routers consumers use in their homes for many years. However, many operators have realized that the traditional approach (driving down the costs of these routers by creating as much competition as possible between their CPE vendors) was not enough.   The strategy was not without a good reason. …

Unidentified devices

4 Issues With Unidentified Devices on the Network

Homes are full of connected devices, from laptops and cameras to tablets and cell phones. There is no easy, intelligent way for a home user to know what devices are connected to their LAN gateway. Home users are getting only complicated, hard to process information if they connect to a home router. Unidentified devices bring numerous problems. Network Operators can solve all …

General Data Protection Regulation

What Will General Data Protection Regulation Mean for Network Operators?

On 25th of May, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will become a key document protecting the privacy of European Union (EU) citizens. It will change the way companies handle private data of their customers. Today, lots of companies don’t meet the data protection requirements that this new legislation is requiring. The companies all around the world are struggling with a …

HTTPS everywhere and encrypted DNS will quickly introduce more privacy

Why DNS Blacklisting is not the Best Security Control

DNS blacklisting is still considered one of the main security controls within service catalogs of many security vendors. This approach is inherently reactive, relying on human analysts to respond & validate millions of security events weekly. It is easily circumvented and is becoming ineffective because of increasing encryption of DNS on endpoint devices. Continued privacy concerns and regulations, such as …