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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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Ryan Tadashi Nakawatase, James Michael Hugard IV, Sven Schrecker: Unified scan management. McAfee, Patent Capital Group, August 2, 2016: US09407653

A particular scan set to be performed on at least a portion of a computing environment is identified. A particular scan engine, in a plurality of scan engines, is identified that is adapted to perform at least one scan in the particular scan set, each scan engine in the plurality of scan engines ada ...


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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 generating machine auditable network policies. Christie Parker & Hale, January 13, 2005: US20050010819-A1

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. Christie Parker & Hale, January 20, 2005: US20050015623-A1

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, John Payne, Ryan Tadashi Nakawatase, Thomas Paul Walpole, Stephen J Ritter, John Pelly, M Celeste Rutherford: Network audit and policy assurance system. Christie Parker & Hale, November 17, 2005: US20050257267-A1

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 ...