BUILDING IN BIG BROTHER
” ‘We are not asking for extraordinary powers’… Following this
comforting statement and a ritual bowing to the Constitution,
Freeh proceeded to request widespread new powers to conduct
surveillance and impose new penalties in the name of preventing
Icepac freezes out hackers
Network ICE’s Icepac uses PC-based firewalls and
network-based intrusion detection to keep hackers
out in the cold.
HomeSecure — home security for your PC
A new firewall product is built for telecommuters
and others working from home but backed by Check
Point’s corporate-strength security.
FBI investigating 911 virus
A computer virus that can erase hard drives and
cause PCs to dial 911 is a ‘relatively minor’
outbreak confined to Houston.
Do we need a ‘national plan?’
With the new economy and e-crime booming, President
Clinton’s plan to protect computer systems could
determine the future of the Internet.
New Intrusion Detection Book
Offering both a developmental and technical perspective
on this crucial element of network security, Intrusion
Detection provides: practical considerations for selecting
and implementing intrusion detection systems, methods of
handling the results of analysis, and responding to detected