BGP hijacking, the Internet borders are insecure

August 28, 2008 · Filed Under News, Security · Comment 

News - A succession of fresh, quality news, from inside and outside of the WebThe DNS spoofing risk - also known as the “DNS bug” - discovered by Dan Kaminsky? It’s only the beginning: the very foundations of Internet are squashy jelly in the hands of the most capable hackers, and the demonstrations on the deep insecurity of the world network infrastructures increase seamlessly. The last one is a reminder of a well-known flaw, which involves the systems of the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) and that, on the contrary of the DNS bug, won’t be suitably tackled still for a long time.

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Internet & Windows Vista: it’s the age of the Great Flaws

August 15, 2008 · Filed Under News, Security · Comment 

News - A succession of fresh, quality news, from inside and outside of the WebAnnouncements of network apocalypses come from Las Vegas, where the major security experts have met to discuss about the state of things of the modern computer platforms during the Black Hat conference held the last week. The message given describes just a dramatic scenery, where Internet structural flaws couple with those as much as fundamental of Windows Vista to provide the “good fella” with an entire new rack of attacks against users and assorted net services.

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