Improvements tighten Lucent's Security Management Server

Monday, 29 July 2002, 1:21 PM EST

Mike Fratto tested a beta version at the Syracuse University Real-World Labs and was impressed.

For his tests, he used a Brick Model 300 with seven 10/100 Fast Ethernet interfaces. He assigned three interfaces to the public and private zones and he configured the zones with IP addresses in separate subnets, which forced the Brick to route traffic. To generate HTTP traffic, he used Caw Networks' WebAvalanche 1800 and WebReflector to simulate Web users and Web servers. He created a transaction using an HTTP 1.1 connection to grab a 5,800-byte file. He ran each test for more than an hour to generate 20 million sessions, and, though he didn't run exhaustive performance testing, the system generated more than 8,000 transactions per second before overrunning the 300 Mbps offered by the three private Fast Ethernet interfaces.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

How to talk infosec with kids

Posted on 17 September 2014.  |  It's never too early to talk infosec with kids: you simply need the right story. In fact, as cyber professionals itís our duty to teach ALL the kids in our life about technology. If we are to make an impact, we must remember that children needed to be taught about technology on their terms.


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

Thu, Sep 18th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //