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Microsoft plays down bug panic, 08/02/06

Windows exploit code recently released into the wild is causing confusion in the security world, as it seems to overlap with a critical bug Microsoft patched last month.

Black Hat: Researcher creates 'Net neutrality test, 08/02/06

A Seattle-based security researcher has devised a way to test for 'Net neutrality.

Security Strategies Newsletter: MS-ISAC continues useful Webcasts, 08/01/06

Back in April I wrote about the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) organized by the Computer Emergency Readiness Team of the U.S. ...

VPNs Newsletter: AEP adding clustering and load balancing features to its SSL VPN gear, 08/01/06

SSL VPN vendor AEP is lining up support for clustering, load balancing, application firewalling and application assurance.

Startup releases network access control device for Windows desktops, 08/01/06

Startup FireEye is introducing a network access control appliance that monitors network traffic to discover and block malicious traffic aimed at Windows 2000 and Windows XP desktops.

McAfee to issue patch on Wednesday for vulnerability, 08/01/06

McAfee Wednesday will issue a patch for a vulnerability affecting its SecurityCenter application, a security software management tool.

Black Hat Conference puts spotlight on NAC, Vista and rootkits, 07/31/06

The annual Black Hat Conference, which opens July 29 at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, brings together security researchers and vendors in a freewheeling atmosphere aimed at laying bare the risks and vulnerabilities in IT products.

Juniper teams with Mu Security to test Juniper's products, 07/31/06

Juniper Networks has a new way to test its gear before shipping it to customers - a vulnerability analyzer from Mu Security.


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