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John Leslie Williams, Brian Costello, John Patrick Ravenel, John Payne, Ryan Tadashi Nakawatase, Thomas Paul Walpole, Stephen J Ritter, John Pelly, M Celeste Rutherford: Network audit and policy assurance system. Preventsys, Zilka Kotab PC, December 1, 2009: US07627891 (67 worldwide citation)

A prevention-based network auditing system includes a central compliance server generating network policies and configuring audits of the data communications network. The compliance server presents a graphical user interface (GUI) to describe the specific data gathering parameters, policies to be an ...


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John Leslie Williams, Brian Costello, John Patrick Ravenel, John Payne, Stephen J Ritter, Ryan Tadashi Nakawatase, John Pelly, M Celeste Rutherford: System and method for applying a machine-processable policy rule to information gathered about a network. Preventsys, Zilka Kotab PC, May 19, 2009: US07536456 (56 worldwide citation)

A prevention-based network auditing system includes a central compliance server storing both natural language policy documents and machine-processable policy rules in an audit repository. The compliance server provides a client-side user interface allowing a user to easily generate a machine-auditab ...


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John Leslie Williams, Brian Costello, John Patrick Ravenel, John Pelly, Ryan Tadashi Nakawatase, Thomas Paul Walpole: System and method for security information normalization. Preventsys, Zilka Kotab PC, November 24, 2009: US07624422 (43 worldwide citation)

A prevention-based network auditing system includes an audit repository storing network information gathered by a plurality of heterogeneous information sources. A semantic normalization module identifies semantic equivalencies in the gathered information, and generates a map listing for each fact g ...


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John Leslie Williams, Brian Costello, John Patrick Ravenel, Thomas Paul Walpoie: System and method for interfacing with heterogeneous network data gathering tools. Preventsys, Patent Capital Group, January 3, 2012: US08091117 (39 worldwide citation)

A prevention-based network auditing system includes a plurality of heterogeneous information sources gathering information about the network. An audit server invokes the heterogeneous information sources via a uniform communications interface to gather information about the network, and converts the ...


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John Leslie Williams, Brian Costello, John Patrick Ravenel, Stephen J Ritter, John Pelly, M Celeste Rutherford, John Payne: System and method for automated policy audit and remediation management. Preventsys, Patent Capital Group, October 15, 2013: US08561175 (20 worldwide citation)

A prevention-based network auditing system includes a central compliance server providing a user interface allowing a user to schedule and configure a network audit. The configured audit is stored in an audit repository until its scheduled time. At such a time, the compliance server automatically in ...


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John Leslie Williams, Brian Costello, John Patrick Ravenel, Thomas Paul Walpole: System and method for interfacing with heterogeneous network data gathering tools. Preventsys, Patent Capital Group, July 29, 2014: US08793763 (11 worldwide citation)

A prevention-based network auditing system includes a plurality of heterogeneous information sources gathering information about the network. An audit server invokes the heterogeneous information sources via a uniform communications interface to gather information about the network, and converts the ...


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Payne John, Ravenel John Patrick, Williams John Lislie, Nakawatase Rayan Tadashi, Costello Brian, Walpole Thomas Paul, Ritter Stephen J, Pelly John, Rutherford M Celeste: Network audit policy assurance system. Preventsys, Payne John, Ravenel John Patrick, Williams John Lislie, Nakawatase Rayan Tadashi, Costello Brian, Walpole Thomas Paul, Ritter Stephen J, Pelly John, Rutherford M Celeste, HASAN Art, September 2, 2004: WO/2004/075006 (3 worldwide citation)

A prevention-based network auditing system including a central compliance server (10) generating network policies and configuring audits of the data communications network (13). The compliance server presents a graphical user interface (GUI) to describe the specific data gathering parameters, polici ...


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Payne John, Ravenel John Patrick, Williams John Leslie, Nakawatase Rayan, Costello Brian, Walpole Thomas Paul, Ritter Stephen J, Pelly John, Rutherford M Celeste: Network audit policy assurance system. Preventsys, November 9, 2005: EP1593228-A2

A prevention-based network auditing system includes a central compliance server generating network policies and configuring audits of the data communications network. The compliance server presents a graphical user interface (GUI) to describe the specific data gathering parameters, policies to be an ...


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John Leslie Williams, Brian Costello, John Patrick Ravenel, Thomas Paul Walpole: System and Method for Interfacing with Heterogeneous Network Data Gathering Tools. Preventsys, March 29, 2012: US20120079106-A1

A prevention-based network auditing system includes a plurality of heterogeneous information sources gathering information about the network. An audit server invokes the heterogeneous information sources via a uniform communications interface to gather information about the network, and converts the ...


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John Leslie Williams, Brian Costello, John Patrick Ravenel, Thomas Paul Walpole: System and Method for Interfacing with Heterogeneous Network Data Gathering Tools. Preventsys, March 29, 2012: US20120079107-A1

A prevention-based network auditing system includes a plurality of heterogeneous information sources gathering information about the network. An audit server invokes the heterogeneous information sources via a uniform communications interface to gather information about the network, and converts the ...