Articles By Mandy Andress

Linux firewalls

Linux firewalls

When looking for an effective, inexpensive firewall solution, Linux firewalls do not often enter into the picture unless someone involved...

May 26th, 2002 Mandy Andress
IDSes evolve to better bolster defence

IDSes evolve to better bolster defence

IDSes (Intrusion Detection Systems) are quickly becoming an integral part of any organization's network. For most companies, implementing an IDS...

May 12th, 2002 Mandy Andress
Product Review: Just another pretty face

Product Review: Just another pretty face

Organizations of all sizes need a firewall to protect their system. Unfortunately, many companies lack the expertise or the money...

April 21st, 2002 Mandy Andress
Product Review: Looking for Web app weak spots

Product Review: Looking for Web app weak spots

Web applications are popping up everywhere these days, and the growth of Web services will only expand that trend. When...

April 7th, 2002 Mandy Andress
Product Review: Quick, secure access

Product Review: Quick, secure access

Providing remote access to partners and employees is necessary in today's distributed business environment. Employees want to work from home...

March 24th, 2002 Mandy Andress
Product Review: The company Internet

Product Review: The company Internet

Making corporate applications available via the Web is the order of the day for many IT shops, which are also...

March 17th, 2002 Mandy Andress
Product Review: Netscreen finds the zone

Product Review: Netscreen finds the zone

Netscreen Technologies Inc. has successfully competed with Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. in the firewall market due to its fast,...

February 18th, 2002 Mandy Andress
Product Review: A little security

Product Review: A little security

Many organizations are deploying VPNs to secure remote access or to protect wireless networks, and handheld devices should not be...

January 20th, 2002 Mandy Andress
The road to secure Web services

The road to secure Web services

Web services are primed to be the next big development for Internet-based applications and transactions. As with any new technology,...

January 13th, 2002 Mandy Andress
802.11 wireless LANs

802.11 wireless LANs

Wireless networks based on the 802.11 standard, also known as Wi-Fi, were all the rage last year and promise to...

January 6th, 2002 Mandy Andress