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IPv6 security and network protocols security News
June 15, 2017
Microsoft claims recent WannaCry attacks did not influence the decision to disable SMBv1 by default in the next major Windows updates.
June 13, 2017
The recent IPv6 update from the IETF introduces new security and privacy recommendations. Expert Fernando Gont explains these changes and what they mean for organizations.
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.
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Organizations are recognizing the need for network access control systems, but it is important to evaluate and perform research before you invest in enterprise NAC products. Continue Reading
IPv6 deployment is looming, but what does this mean for the security of IoT devices? Expert Fernando Gont explains. Continue Reading
Network access control systems keep rogue or compromised devices off of corporate networks. See how they work and the other security technologies with which they work. Continue Reading
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IPv6 addresses can be used in a number of ways that can strengthen information security. Expert Fernando Gont explains the basics of IPv6 address usage for enterprises. Continue Reading
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
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Enterprises learn how to prepare for IPv6 with DDoS attack tools. Michael Cobb further addresses the inevitable attacks and what users can do. Continue Reading
A domain name system is a widely used protocol, but new research shows how threat actors can use DNS TXT records for cyberattacks. Nick Lewis explains this new DNS threat. Continue Reading
Enterprises can deploy IPv6 addresses to improve privacy and security, but there are stability and usage considerations. Expert Fernando Gont explains what they are. Continue Reading
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After eight years, Joomla discovered an LDAP vulnerability that could be exploited by threat actors. Learn how the attack works from expert Matt Pascucci. Continue Reading
The WannaCry TCP port 445 exploit returned the spotlight to Microsoft's long-abused networking port. Network security expert Kevin Beaver explains how to detect and defend such attacks. Continue Reading
To find out if your IPv6 network has been updated to RFC 7217, you can perform a test using the interface identifier. Expert Fernando Gont explains how to do this. Continue Reading