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Security Vendors Push Intrusion-Detection, Professional Services

Established vendors and startups last week announced products and services for network intrusion-detection and outsourced security management. Hewlett-Packard, Axent Technologies and startup Sanctum debuted intrusion-detection software for corporate networks, while Raytheon Company announced BladeRunner, server-based software for monitoring internal corporate … Continue reading

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After Digital Certificate Hack, Mozilla Seeks Reassurances

Following the high-profile hack of DigiNotar, the makers of the Firefox browser are asking issuers of digital certificates to take a hard look at their internal security and to report back in a week. In emails sent out to digital … Continue reading

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DHS Warns of Planned Anonymous Attacks

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security today issued a somewhat unusual bulletin warning the security community about the planned activities of hacking collective Anonymous over the next few months. The bulletin, issued by the DHS National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration … Continue reading

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Hackers Break Into Linux Source Code Site

As Linux fans know, there are two kinds of hackers: the good guys who develop free software, such as the Linux kernel, and the bad guys who break into computers. The bad guys paid the good guys an unwelcome visit … Continue reading

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