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Core Security to Expand Market with Mark Hatton

It seems like security/pen-testing software can be quite lucrative – especially with the prices Core Security charge for their flagship tool Core Impact (Around $25,000 per seat?). They have offices in two countries and are now looking to expand into new markets, anyway this is a bit of corporate security news for a change. They […]

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Nipper 0.11.5 Released – Network Device Configuration Security Auditing Tool

Nipper performs security audits of network device configuration files. The report produced by Nipper includes; detailed security-related issues with recommendations, a configuration report and various appendices. Nipper has a large number of configuration options which are described on this page Nipper currently supports the following device types: Cisco Switches (IOS) Cisco Routers (IOS) Cisco Firewalls […]

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Password Hasher Firefox Extension

Well seen as though we were talking about breaking passwords, here’s a tool for Firefox to help you manage your more secure passwords. Better security without bursting your brain Password Hasher is a Firefox security extension for generating site-specific strong passwords from one (or a few) master key(s). What good security practice demands: Strong passwords […]

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PHPIDS – Security Layer & Intrusion Detection for PHP Based Web Applications

Another protection for those building website and web applications, as it’s the the most common attack vector nowadays I think it’s important to be extra safe on this front. PHPIDS (PHP-Intrusion Detection System) is a simple to use, well structured, fast and state-of-the-art security layer for your PHP based web application. The IDS neither strips, […]

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argus – Auditing Network Activity – Performance & Status Monitoring

Another tool for the security side, good for forensics, monitoring and auditing. Argus is a fixed-model Real Time Flow Monitor designed to track and report on the status and performance of all network transactions seen in a data network traffic stream. Argus provides a common data format for reporting flow metrics such as connectivity, capacity, […]

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mod_anti_tamper – Anti Tamper Module for Apache 2.x

What Is Mod AntiTamper (AT) AntiTamper is an Apache 2.x module that could be used to prevent some sort of url and cookie tampering. Specifically, AT could stop a lot of those malicious bots that take advantage from search engines. Moreover, attack techniques like HTTP Response Splitting and session hijacking/fixation will be mitigated. Is important […]

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gotroot modsecurity Rules for Apache – Anti-spam and Security

To follow on from Whitetrash which I posted about previously, here is another tool to secure your web site or web application. Essentially it’s a very comprehensive set of rules for mod_security. ModSecurity is an open source intrusion detection and prevention engine for web applications (or a web application firewall). Operating as an Apache Web […]

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Whitetrash – Dynamic Web White-listing for Squid

This is a pretty neat tool for those using Squid Cache and looking for a pro-active tool for securing web acccess in their company (or house if you have a devious sibling). The goal of Whitetrash is to provide a user-friendly and sysadmin-friendly proxy that makes it significantly harder for malware to use HTTP and […]

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Nmap Port Scanner 4.50 Released for Download

At last a new major release of Nmap! If for some odd reason you don’t already know what Nmap is, it is a free and open source utility for network exploration or security auditing. Many systems and network administrators also find it useful for tasks such as network inventory, managing service upgrade schedules, and monitoring […]

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Technitium FREE MAC Address Changer v4.7 – Released for Download

The newest version of Technitium MAC Address Changer was released a while back, v4.7. There are some minor changes and it’s looking to be pretty polished for a free tool. Of course some might say “It’s just a registry entry? What’s the big deal?” Well this just makes it easier, especially when you are doing […]

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