A major vulnerability affects IOS software, enabling a hacker to bypass the authentication function. Cisco has issued an advisory document that tells IT managers how to eliminate several security flaws in its IOS software. The most serious vulnerability affects all versions . . .
"Have you got an old 486 lying around somewhere?" That's a question I've asked on a number of occasions when offering to set up an inexpensive Internet gateway, mail server and firewall solution. Sometimes, the server also serves up web pages. . . .
ZeroKnowledge, producers of the Freedom Internet Privacy Suite, a package of software that provided a personal firewall, blocked cookies and banner ads, locally stored and encrypted website login information, and scanned outgoing data to ensure personal information wasn't being sent out . . .