Network software

  • September 19, 2005 19 Sep'05

    Security is a culture thing, says Cisco

    Network equipment supplier Cisco told the ISSA conference that creating a security culture is a more important factor in protecting an organisation from cyber attacks than earmarking a specific budget for IT security.

  • September 13, 2005 13 Sep'05

    Ethernet users given greater product interoperability

    A new network hardware testing standard will encourage enterprises, service providers and telcos to adopt cheaper and more flexible Ethernet technology for data, voice and video connectivity.

  • September 08, 2005 08 Sep'05

    Cisco patches IOS flaw

    A serious flaw in Cisco Systems’ switch software puts computer networks at risk of cyber attack.

  • August 31, 2005 31 Aug'05

    C&W's IP ring offers fast access for London

    Cable & Wireless has switched on the London ring of its IP-based Next Generation Network (NGN).

  • August 30, 2005 30 Aug'05

    Myfip's Titan Rain connection

    LURHQ researchers say the Myfip worm is a good example of the malcode Chinese hackers are using in the so-called Titan Rain attacks against U.S. government networks.

  • August 30, 2005 30 Aug'05

    Passive fingerprinting: Applications and prevention

    In this excerpt from the book Silence on the Wire, author Michal Zalewski discusses both malicious and beneficial uses for passive fingerprinting, and how to prevent successful passive fingerprinting on your network.