Industry, military experts meet in Estonia for cyberwarfare talks

Industry, military experts meet in Estonia for cyberwarfare talks

Nations increasingly touched by cyberattacks are still in the very early stages of figuring out how to deal with incidents...

June 16th, 2009 Jeremy Kirk

New DOS attacks threaten wireless data networks

New DOS attacks threaten wireless data networks

NEW YORK CITY - Forget spam, viruses, worms, malware and phishing. These threats are apparently old school when compared to...

June 4th, 2009 Carolyn Duffy Marsan

UK govt eyes harsher penalties for hackers

UK govt eyes harsher penalties for hackers

The U.K. government is proposing changes to an existing law thatit says will bolster the ability to prosecute hackers and...

June 6th, 2006 Jeremy Kirk

Networks need internal security to be truly safe from harm

Networks need internal security to be truly safe from harm

The average medieval castle featured layers of defence. Multiple wall rings were constructed so that there was no single intrusion...

June 23rd, 2005 Daniel Briere

VoIP service the next big target for hackers?

VoIP service the next big target for hackers?

Internet telephone service's appeal as a cutting-edge technology for cutting phone costs is convincing more and more people to ditch...

May 5th, 2005 Erik Lark

Telus fight back against DoS threat

Telus fight back against DoS threat

Telus Corp. has become the first known carrier to make a major commitment to deploying equipment that will protect its...

June 13th, 2002 Ellen Messmer Network World U.S

Firm shows how to fend off e-dangers

Firm shows how to fend off e-dangers

The Internet has become a riskier place for businesses since the fall of 2001 and doesn't look to be any...

April 30th, 2002 Sam Costello

ISS: Worms overtake DoS as top attacks in 2002

ISS: Worms overtake DoS as top attacks in 2002

The Internet has become a riskier place for businesses since the fall of 2001 and doesn't look to be any...

April 3rd, 2002 Sam Costello

Users put early anti-DDoS tools to test

Users put early anti-DDoS tools to test

Mazu Networks Inc., one of several young companies with products designed to combat distributed denial-of-service attacks, this week will make...

October 21st, 2001 Ellen Messmer