Tag: protocol

CAs decide Linux fate in Windows 8 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 22, 2011 | Comment Now 
Secure boot may prevent Linux dual booting with Windows 8.
 
Whole of APAC put on IPv4 rations 
By Liam Tung | Apr 15, 2011 | Comment Now 
Only addresses for IPv6 bridging left.
 
Analysis: Bittorrent Inc open sources protocol 
By Lawrence Latif | May 26, 2010 | Comment Now 
Adopts P2P approach to development.
 
Euro Commission clears Cisco's Tandberg buy 
By David Neal | Mar 31, 2010 | Comment Now 
Must divest interoperability protocol.
 
Salmat coder blamed for St.George data leak 
By Liz Tay | Mar 4, 2010 | Comment Now 
42,000 account details compromised.
 
Day Eleven: iiNet chief has "never used" a BitTorrent client 
 
Concerns raised over the ability to use HTTPS on a malicious site 
By Dan Raywood | Oct 14, 2009 | Comment Now 
Users could mistake malicious sites for safe sites.
 
Rogue DHCP malware strikes again, now harder to detect 
By Dan Kaplan | Mar 18, 2009 | Comment Now 
A new variant of the DNS-changing Trojan.Flush.M malware has been spotted, security researchers said this week.
 
Adobe to open up Flash streaming protocol 
By Daniel Robinson | Jan 22, 2009 | Comment Now 
Adobe is to open up the messaging protocol used in its Flash platform to deliver multimedia content over the internet, in a move designed to help developers build richer ...
 
Patch Tuesday: Microsoft fix the SMB protocol 
By Chuck Miller | Jan 14, 2009 | Comment Now 
The latest update from Microsoft for its monthly patch batch involves fixing an unauthenticated remote code execution vulnerability that exists in the way that Microsoft Server ...
 
UIPv6 protocol stack released 
By Aharon Etengoff | Oct 15, 2008 | Comment Now 
Cisco, Atmel and the Swedish Institute of Computer Science (SICS) have announced the availability of uIPv6.
 
Microsoft submits scanner protocol to IEEE 
By Clement James | Jun 3, 2008 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has contributed its Web services protocol specification for consumer scanning peripherals to the Printer Working Group (PWG) of the IEEE industry standards body..
 
Mozilla says URL protocol handling vulnerability is a Firefox issue 
By Frank Washkuch | Jul 25, 2007 | Comment Now 
Mozilla's chief security guru on Monday issued a mea culpa for her company's handing of a URL protocol handing flaw that was believed to only be exploitable from Internet ...
 
VoIP user claims Skype protocol hack 
Jul 17, 2006 | Comment Now 
Chinese firm finds a way into the network.
 
Following protocol 
By David Lynch | Sep 29, 2004 | Comment Now 
The virtual private network (VPN) is now a widely accepted feature of corporate IT security – and SSL is gaining on the established IPSec standard as the most popular VPN ...
 
Spammers using new email authentication protocol 
By Marcia Savage | Sep 9, 2004 | Comment Now 
Spammers are using Sender Policy Framework (SPF), a new email authentication protocol, to make their messages appear legitimate, according to a study by email security firm MX ...
 
Australian CERT warns of new flaw in wireless protocol 
By Marcia Savage | May 13, 2004 | Comment Now 
The Australian Computer Emergency Response Team issued an advisory Thursday warning of a flaw in the 802.11 wireless protocol that makes WLANs vulnerable to a denial-of-service ...
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