August 2003: The best of SearchSecurity.com

Peruse our top 10 tips and news articles for August 2003.

August has been a tough month on the security front but -- finally -- the end is in sight. We share your sigh of relief and hope for a calmer, more secure September. Start the new month with confidence by reviewing our coverage of August's events and considering the security advice we've outlined for you.

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TOP 10 NEWS ARTICLES


10.) CERT warns RPC flaw being exploited in wild
9.) Windows RPC exploit code published
8.) As Lovsan spreads, patching accelerates
7.) New critical holes in Windows detailed
6.) Sobig-F reaching epidemic proportions
5.) Windows RPC vulnerability high on list of flaws to watch
4.) Update: New worm exploits, patches RPC flaw
3.) Trojan preying on Lovsan hits inboxes
2.) RPC worm finally strikes
1.) Expert: Patch Windows now, while you can

TOP 10 TIPS


10.) Network Security Tip: Windows 2000's SP4 can be a minefield
9.) Security Policies Tip: Policy for the real world: Physical security
8.) Network Security Tip: Snort – The poor man's intrusion-detection system
7.) Security Policies Tip: Wireless networking security policy
6.) Network Security Tip: Evaluating and tuning an intrusion-detection system
5.) Security Policies Tip: Writing a security policy
4.) Network Security Tip: Intrusion detection basics
3.) Security Policies Tip: The security policy document library: Site Security Handbook
2.) Security Policies Tip: Password policy worst practices
1.) Network Security Tip: Free network security toolkit

AUGUST FEATURED TOPICS


  • The PATRIOT Act
  • Virus update: Lovsan
  • Virus update: Sobig-F and Nachi
  • Windows security vulnerabilities

  • Dig deeper on Windows Security: Alerts, Updates and Best Practices

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