IPv6 security and network protocols security News
May 05, 2017
News roundup: Attackers exploit SS7 vulnerability and drain bank accounts. Plus, Trump signs government IT executive order, an Intel AMT flaw threatens millions and more.
April 06, 2017
This week, bloggers look into strategic threat intelligence, cloud migrations and the correlation capabilities of SIEM versus UEBA.
March 14, 2017
SHA-1 certificates are still in play, despite browser deprecation, as SAP Ariba advises legacy users to use unpatched browsers to avoid error messages, blocked access.
February 27, 2017
After Google rolled out the latest version of Chrome, Blue Coat proxy software issues prompt rollback of TLS 1.3 support in latest version of Chrome browser.
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The MD5 hashing algorithm is a one-way cryptographic function that accepts a message of any length as input and returns as output a fixed-length digest value to be used for authenticating the original message. Continue Reading
The Advanced Encryption Standard, or AES, is a symmetric block cipher used by the U.S. government to protect classified information and is implemented in software and hardware throughout the world to encrypt sensitive data. Continue Reading
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a computer networking protocol for securing connections between network application clients and servers over an insecure network, such as the internet. Continue Reading
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Expert Fernando Gont explains how Internet Control Message Protocol version 6 can be used by threat actors to stage a simple, yet effective, denial-of-service attack. Continue Reading
Software-defined networking security has both good and bad potential. It can benefit route connectivity, but it also presents risk linked to improper SDN controller implementation. Continue Reading
Microsoft security researchers recently introduced a new tool called NetCease that prevents network reconnaissance. Expert Judith Myerson explains how the tool can stop attackers. Continue Reading
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A free FTP tool can help move enterprise files to a managed file transfer service, but there are security factors to consider. Expert Judith Myerson explains what they are. Continue Reading
Enterprises looking to perform IPv6 address scans can use DNS reverse mapping techniques. In part one of this tip, expert Fernando Gont explains how the process works. Continue Reading
Out-of-band management can be used for handling network infrastructure. Expert Judith Myerson explains the benefits of out-of-band management and how it can be implemented. Continue Reading
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IP address hijacking incidents are on the rise because IPs can be easily targeted. Expert Judith Myerson explains how these attacks work and how they can be prevented. Continue Reading
IPv6 atomic fragments can be dangerous for enterprises. Expert Fernando Gont explains their relation to a new denial-of-service attack vector and how to mitigate the threat. Continue Reading
Scanning IPv6 addresses can be made easy with DNS reverse mapping. In part two of this series, expert Fernando Gont explains how this technique can be exploited and mitigated. Continue Reading