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The OpenSSL project is a robust collective effort that seeks to develop a commercial grade, fullfeatured toolkit implementation of SSL and TSL. This article …

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Protect your FOSS-based IT infrastructure from packet crafting by learning more about it. In the previous articles in this series, we explored common infrastructure …

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We often read about defaced websites whose pages get changed to some malicious content. How do hackers do it and how do we protect …

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In earlier articles in this series, we have explored denial of service attacks and packet spoofing. This month, let us focus on a wider …

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This article on socket programming deals with the Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP). Similar to TCP and UDP, SCTP provides some features of both. …

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Last month, we started this series to cover the important cyber attacks that impact critical IT infrastructure in organisations. The first was the denial-of-service …

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In this part of the series, we focus on DoS/DDoS attacks, which have been among the major threats to Web servers since the beginning …

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In previous articles, we have studied NMap in great detail, including live scanning a firewall and verifying the recommendations. Now, it’s time to study …

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A proxy server works as an intermediary for requests from clients seeking resources from other servers. There are various types of proxy servers. In …

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The previous article detailed methods to scan an IPCop-based firewall in a test environment. The scan output revealed several open ports, which could lead …