Web stats firm in flap over 'packet sniffing"

Friday, 10 December 2004, 7:52 AM EST

A leading internet statistics company says claims on its own website that it used potentially illegal packet-sniffing hardware to harvest information was a mistake.

Hitwise co-founder and director Adrian Giles said the website FAQ had been written by marketers who misunderstood the technology.

By Sam Varghese at The Age.

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Posted on 29 July 2014.  |  Tripwire CTO Dwayne Melancon spends a lot of time on airplanes, and ends up watching a lot of movies. Some of his favorite movies are adventures, spy stuff, and cunning heist movies. A lot of these movies provide great lessons that we can apply to information security.


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