The finer details of SSH

Tuesday, 9 December 2008, 9:53 AM EST

Encryption is playing a larger role as people finally understand that data is not secure by design. Gone are the days when you can transmit emails, instant messages, and files as plaintext. Whether it is your local system administrator who is snooping, a malicious hacker who has gained control of a router, or some government agency that has given themselves the power to snoop — your data sessions can not be assume to be secure.

Thankfully there are solutions to this issue. In this update we are going to look at the standard for secure remote control and access: Secure Shell (SSH).

At InformIT.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

(IN)SECURE Magazine issue 45 released

(IN)SECURE Magazine is a free digital security publication discussing some of the hottest information security topics. Learn about personal data bankruptcy and the cost of privacy, security and compliance, delivering digital security to a mobile world, and much more.


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

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