There are still many unanswered questions about the recent attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment , such as how the attackers broke in, how long they were inside Sony’s network, whether they had inside help, and how the attackers managed to steal terabytes of data without notice.
This Week’s Five: What’s buzzing in IT!
This Week’s Five is a weekly column of five interesting reads from all over the web. This time we bring you a bird’s eye view of all that has created a strong buzz in the IT world! Read on to know more
Web Filtering: Blocking Streaming Content
UTM: Unified Threat Management The FortiGate unit has a series of built-in security controls that allow you to prevent access to specific types of content on the web. Using these FortiGuard Categories, you can prevent users from accessing streaming media content
Web Filtering: Flow-based Scanning
UTM: Unified Threat Management Flow-based scanning is an alternative to the standard proxy-based scanning of incoming traffic. With flow-based scanning, a proxy is not involved in the scanning process, and packets are checked as they arrive, rather than being buffered and scanned once all have arrived.
McAfee, Inc. Agrees to Acquire Secure Computing
McAfee, Inc. (NYSE: MFE) today announced the execution of a definitive merger agreement to acquire Secure Computing Corporation (NASDAQ:SCUR) for $5.75 per common share in cash, without interest, representing an equity value for Secure Computing