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WinTasks 4 Professional

For IT professionals and software developers WinTasks 4 Professional makes resource management easier than ever before. More

Hack I.T. – Security Through Penetration Testing

I can recommend this book to anyone getting interested into penetration testing as a great one to learn from. You should find many answers and clues you need in order to get ready and sink your teeth into some serious testing. Have fun! More

White-Hat Security Arsenal: Tackling the Threats

I can recommend this book to anybody who is novice in the world of computer security as it will provide you with a good clue what you’re up against, and how to deal with it. For all of you out there seeking information about the security protocols and ciphers, also. More

Computer Forensics: Incident Response Essentials

If computer forensics classes start to pop up massively, this will be the book to base them on. Nothing can prove to be a substitute for experience, but it will point the direction where you can learn and get the experience necessary to become a modern version of Sherlock Holmes. More

Microsoft Systems Administrators Rave About Free Ecora Patch Analysis Tool

PatchMeister enables admins to analyze missing patches within their Microsoft environment in minutes;Intuitive user interface takes patch management to a new level of efficiency PORTSMOUTH, NH — August 1, 2002 — Ecora Software, makers of comprehensive IT infrastructure auditing, disaster recovery, and vulnerability assessment solutions, today announced the availability of PatchMeister, a free innovative patch management tool for the Windows environment. “PatchMeister is easy to install, easy to use, and delivers reports quickly,” said Kemi … More

Intrusion Inc. Elects Michael Paxton Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, and Secretary

RICHARDSON, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 13, 2002–Intrusion Inc. (Nasdaq:INTZ), (“Intrusion”), today announced that Michael Paxton had been elected Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary. Paxton will replace Jay Widdig who resigned to pursue other opportunities. Mr. Paxton previously served Intrusion Inc. (previously ODS Networks Inc.) from 1986 to 1998 in capacities ranging from Controller and Chief Accounting Officer to Vice President and Secretary. “Michael is very knowledgeable about the business, we are confident his experience … More

Security Company-PivX, Adds Another World Class Security Researcher who has found a Major Vulnerability in Apache Server Software

Newport Beach, CA, August 13, 2002 : PivX Solutions, a leader in Network Security is pleased to announce the hiring of one of the worlds pre-eminent security researchers, Luigi Auriemma of Milano, Italy. Luigi has been personally responsible for the discovery of hundreds of software bugs and security vulnerabilities in operating systems and software the world over. As a part of Luigi’s agreement with PivX Solutions he will continue to research security vulnerabilities and he … More

Georgia State University Selects Network-1’s Firewall Product To Secure Windows NT and Windows 2000 Campus Systems

CyberwallPLUS Protects Faculty, Staff and Students from Hacker Attacks and Intrusions WALTHAM, Mass., Aug 14, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ — Network-1 Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: NSSI; Boston Stock Exchange: NWT), a distributed firewall technology leader, today announced that Georgia State University, one of the country’s leading urban research universities, has selected Network-1’s CyberwallPLUS firewall product as a key component to secure their widely distributed, collaborative environment from known and unknown attacks. Georgia State is comprised … More

Check Point First To Secure IPv6, Peer-To-Peer, Instant Messaging

Check Point First To Secure IPv6, Peer-To-Peer, Instant Messaging Applications And Microsoft File Sharing And Print Services Industry Firsts Reinforce Check Point Technological Leadership and Innovation REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 14, 2002 – Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today unveiled new technological innovations in Check Point FireWall-1® for securing emerging web applications and standards, including Internet Protocol version 6, Peer-to-Peer and Instant Messaging applications and Microsoft … More

Implementation of Chosen-Ciphertext Attacks against PGP and GnuPG

We recently noted that PGP and other e-mail encryption protocols are, in theory, highly vulnerable to chosen-ciphertext attacks in which the recipient of the e-mail acts as an unwitting “decryption oracle”. We argued further that such attacks are quite feasible and therefore represent a serious concern. Here, we investigate these claims in more detail by attempting to implement the suggested attacks. On one hand, we are able to successfully implement the described attacks against PGP … More

Trend Micro Launches Antivirus Software for Linux Users

Trend Micro announced the launch of Trend Micro’s ScanMail(tm) for Lotus Notes, providing proactive and scalable antivirus security protection for customers running IBM’s Lotus Domino. ScanMail is also available for Windows NT/2000, Solaris, AIX, OS/400 and OS/390. Linux users of Lotus Domino, the popular email and groupware system, require a tailored antivirus software solution to provide an effective capability to prevent viruses from entering, leaving and spreading through email attachments routinely shared through internal databases … More