Network software

  • March 06, 2006 06 Mar'06

    ISS adds Cisco support to protect networks

    Internet Security Systems, a provider of pre-emptive, enterprise security, now supports Cisco's Network Admission Control (NAC) framework through its Proventia Desktop Endpoint Security product.

  • February 28, 2006 28 Feb'06

    Universities offered cheaper data back-up services

    Universities are being encouraged to back-up their data with a system introduced by the United Kingdom Education and Research Networking Association (UKERNA).

  • February 21, 2006 21 Feb'06

    Computer Misuse Act amendment could criminalise tools used by IT professionals

    Security professionals have raised concerns that plans to strengthen the Computer Misuse Act could criminalise the software tools used by IT professionals to test the security of their company networks.

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    MEF drives up quality standards in carrier Ethernet

    The Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) has expanded its certification program to include quality of service parameters in network kit, to ensure service providers can give their customers the service they demand.

  • December 12, 2005 12 Dec'05

    Step 3: What good are your findings?

    Weak passwords can be a huge security vulnerability. You can mitigate this risk by attempting to find your weaknesses before a malicious hacker does. Contributor Kevin Beaver provides a step-by-step guide on how to crack your own network passwords.

  • December 12, 2005 12 Dec'05

    Keys to finalizing your Active Directory migration

    When you migrate from Windows NT domains to Windows Active Directory domains, there are many aspects of the migration that can remain unfinished. Expert Derek Melber runs dows the list of areas that should be checked to avoid security gaps in your ...