Monthly Archives: April 2005

Four Things You Must Know Before Deploying Wireless LANs

Wireless LANs (WLANs) are all the craze these days, but before you install them in your organization there are a few things you must be aware of if all is to go smoothly. The IEEE 802.11 WLAN standards are nothing new – the original 802.11b standard (802.11a was actually first but got delayed) has been… Read More »

Put spyware on the security map

When is a virus not a virus? When it´s a piece of spyware. Spyware – also known as advertising-supported software or adware – has been until recently a fairly benign snooper on your surfing habits. The data it gathers from your visit is used to target you with tailored advertising, either in pop-up windows or… Read More »

UK SMBs are unprotected from spam and phishing

Email users and small-medium businesses (SMB) are woefully unprotected from spam, phishing attacks and key loggers and considered to be the biggest security threat to big businesses, according to a research published today by Checkbridge.

Kelvir worm threat level set to high

Akonix Systems Inc., the largest provider of business solutions for secure and integrated enterprise instant messaging (IM), announced that its Security Center has raised the threat level of the virus to high-risk.

Password overload

I´ve got password overload syndrome! When I went to see my doctor he quietly admitted it had got him too – as he fumbled to access my notes on-screen.