Sourcefire - the open source answer to network security

Monday, 8 November 2004, 12:10 PM EST

According to security vendor Sourcefire, organisations are becoming so porous that the concept of a perimeter as a line of defence is not really solid enough any more. Instead, companies now face a wide range of security vulnerabilities, including insider attacks, infected laptops, denial of service attacks and policy violations. Add to this the security threats posed by wireless networks and companies will find their IT resources stretched too far.

By Fran Howarth at IT Director.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Chrome extension thwarts user profiling based on typing behavior

Infosec consultant Paul Moore came up with a working solution to thwart a type of behavioral profiling. The result is a Chrome extension called Keyboard Privacy, which prevents profiling of users by the way they type by randomizing the rate at which characters reach the DOM.


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

Wed, Jul 29th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //