Network software

  • August 09, 2005 09 Aug'05

    Jericho winners show how to deperimeterise network security

    Appgate Network Security's proposal for network security won the Jericho Forum challenge at last month's Black Hat conference in Las Vegas.

  • August 08, 2005 08 Aug'05

    DNS vulnerability could open door to fraud

    A large number of DNS servers, core to the internet's fabric, are vulnerable to attacks that could lead to widespread fraud, according to networking security company DoxPara Research. Researchers found that hundreds of thousands of DNS servers ...

  • August 04, 2005 04 Aug'05

    Security alert as Cisco website is hacked

    Networking giant Cisco has had to mount a security operation on its own website after a bug was found that could expose the passwords of staff, customers and other users.

  • August 04, 2005 04 Aug'05

    Revamped Government Secure Intranet ahead of schedule

    The first phase of the £60m Government Secure Intranet project has been completed more than a year ahead of schedule, giving 350,000 public sector workers from more than 150 government departments access to a common network.

  • July 14, 2005 14 Jul'05

    Sophos unleashes zombie hunter

    Security software firm Sophos has introduced an automatic “zombie” detection product which allows companies to locate networked computers that have been taken over by remote hackers.

  • June 28, 2005 28 Jun'05

    US file sharing ruling music to industry's ears

    The US Supreme Court has handed film studios and the music industry a victory against file swapping companies in a ruling that holds peer-to-peer firms such as Grokster and Morpheus responsible for copyright piracy on their networks.

  • June 24, 2005 24 Jun'05

    RealPlayer's critical vulnerabilities patched

    RealNetworks has issued security patches to fix four critical vulnerabilities in its RealPlayer media player.

  • June 17, 2005 17 Jun'05

    Network Appliance buys Decru

    Storage solutions company Network Appliance is buying data security specialist Decru for around $272m (£147m).

  • June 14, 2005 14 Jun'05

    Police Forces choose Novell network security management

    Police Forces choose Novell network security management