IBM readies 'virtual' worm-detection

Tuesday, 28 March 2006, 12:41 AM EST

IBM is planning to launch a new worm-detection solution today that takes the "honeypot" (define) technique of fighting worms to a new level, internetnews.com has learned.

The project, code-named "Billy Goat," assigns a server a large number of unused and unadvertised addresses, according to a document seen by internetnews.com.

At eSecurity Planet.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Microsoft Edge: New browser, new risks for Windows 10

Microsoft Edge, the new browser in Windows 10, represents a significant increase in the security over Internet Explorer. However, there are also new potential threat vectors that arenít present in older versions.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Mon, Aug 3rd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //