Saturday, June 26, 2004

infoSync World : IEEE approves 802.11i security spec

infoSync World : IEEE approves 802.11i security spec: "The IEEE has approved yet another specification in the 802.11 family of wireless ethernet. This time it's a new Wi-Fi security standard, dubbed 802.11i.


Adding to the alphabet soup that is the Wi-Fi family of protocols, the IEEE has approved a new wireless security protocol dubbed 802.11i, intended to finally provide sufficient security for wireless connections that users don't need to rely on alternate security layers. "

Friday, June 25, 2004

Spreadsheet Hell for CFO's

CFOdirect Network - Financial reporting service on FASB standards, US GAAP rules, International Accounting Standards, FAS 142, financial risk management, internal audit department, treasury systems: "Spreadsheet Hell


CFOs are interested in the many new technologies being pitched to them, but are they really trapped in spreadsheet hell?

Don Durfee
CFO IT Magazine"

Wednesday, June 16, 2004

SecurityFocus HOME Infocus: Forensic Log Parsing with Microsoft's LogParser

Microsoft's LogParser can be used for all types of server log files, including security event log, web and ftp logs, etc. ddv
SecurityFocus HOME Infocus: Forensic Log Parsing with Microsoft's LogParser: "Investigating a web-based intrusion can be a daunting task, especially when you have no information other than knowing it was web-based. It is easy to waste precious time digging through megabytes, perhaps even gigabytes, of log files trying to locate suspicious activity. Often this search turns up little useful evidence. "