Latest IP address spoofing Stories

2014-07-01 23:11:53

ZCorum sat down with Paul Ferguson to discuss denial-of-service attacks, and talk strategy on how best to prevent networks from being used in attacks. Alpharetta, Georgia (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 ZCorum, a leading provider of managed broadband services and diagnostics, released a new installment in their Ask a Broadband Expert series entitled Mitigating DDoS Attacks with Ingress Filtering. The article features an interview with Internet security expert Paul Ferguson, who co-wrote BCP38, the...

2009-10-01 09:42:29

New filtering system could protect networks from zombies A way to filter out denial of service attacks on computer networks, including cloud computing systems, could significantly improve security on government, commercial, and educational systems. Such a filter is reported in the Int. J. Information and Computer Security by researchers from Auburn University in Alabama. Denial of Service (DoS) and distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks involve an attempt to make a computer resource...

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Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'