dc5553
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It is safe to store photos and documents on skydrive / google cloud services?
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I would say no its not suitable for storing criticial information, From the sound of their terms Google essentially owns everyting you upload as well as anything derivitive of your data as well. ...

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EICAR alternative for IDS/IPS
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The world is your oyster with this one. If you simply need to create one alert use a packet crafting tool like scapy. Testing a rule like this in snort is easy, however, this can work for all types of ...

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Firewall audit log management tools
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Fred, Spunk would be perfect for this situation, it is free (if less that 500 mb of logs a day) and is easy to use. download it here http://www.splunk.com/download I hope this helps, dc

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Secure use of psexec or better alternative to it
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Is this a windows enviroment? If powershell is an option maybe try something along these lines? Powershell Invoke-Command CMDLET

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Network Concerns Over a MITM Attack
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If you are somehow conducting administrative tasks via unencrypted methods everything is in plain text. I hope you could not or would not do that over the internet. (chances are you ssh into that ...

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How does an IDS identify a computer ?
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First of all realize when talking about an IDS we are talking about a passive device. With a passive device they commonly log/alert and nothing else. On the other hand if this device was an IPS that ...

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Open Source tool to block email attachments
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Ramdaz, A tad bit off topic but realted none the less. If the ultimate goal is to prevent malicious downloads and you are running a windows domain might I suggest using an ESR GPO to help mitigate ...

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Downside of allowing uncertified Certificates
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Noname, The possibility of a someone interfering with the connection is mainly a concern for Man in the Middle(MITM) Attacks. When the user attempts to connect to the server if an attacker is able to ...

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HTTPS Everywhere vs. NoScript
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Difference is HTTPS everywhere will use HTTPS when it is available, NOSCRIPT says only use HTTPS period. So it appears to me if the site doesn't have HTTPS you wouldn't be able to view it with ...

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Theft of data via live boot disk
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There is only one true way to ensure privacy of your hard drive. Full disk Encryption with a very long key. And even then there are ways to get around this if he has pysical access for example the ...

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how can you view an HTTP request in transit?
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Can I suggest using scapy for this? I have a post on Stack Overflow talking about how to do this. Not sure how much programming experience you have but this solution should be plug and play after you ...

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