New network skills: Scripting

New network skills: Scripting

5. SCRIPTINGIn the 1990s, the answer from a network administrator would be simple and to-the-point: We don’t do programming.“In the...

November 26th, 2007 Dave Webb

E-mail appliance makers aim at admin overhead

E-mail appliance makers aim at admin overhead

Administrative overhead may be as big a business driver as security threats among companies adopting hardware appliances to protect enterprise...

November 14th, 2007 Shane Schick

Oracle-SAP suit exposes contract weaknesses

Oracle-SAP suit exposes contract weaknesses

The ongoing legal dispute in which Oracle accuses SAP of "corporate theft on a grand scale" brings to the fore...

August 29th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

VoIP hacker talks: Service provider nets easy pickings

VoIP hacker talks: Service provider nets easy pickings

A combination of simple dictionary and brute-force attacks in combination with Google hacking enabled a criminal pair to break into...

August 15th, 2007 Tim Greene

Shark tank

Shark tank

That’s not itPilot fish installs a new monitor for a user - and then promptly gets a request for a...

July 6th, 2006 ComputerWorld Canada staff

CA tackles identity management challenge

CA tackles identity management challenge

Network managers know how hard it is to manage the multiple user identities of their employees, but Computer Associates International...

August 22nd, 2002 Rebecca Reid