• Would versioning a file make it less secure?

    I'm using KeePassX as a password manager, and I've stored a KDB file in a Sparkleshare folder to back it up / sync with other devices.But just as a question (with the file being encrypted) if someone stole the file, they would several different versions of the file with minor variations. Would that...

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  • Our team is looking to a tool to scan a PDF file for malware

    Our development team is looking for a tool that can scan a PDF file to determine if it might contain malware or a virus. Alternatively, the tool assigns a risk level to PDF.A web-based solution could work if it's scriptable. Does anyone have any suggestions?

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  • CSG and wildcard certificates

    Is it possible to use Wildcard certificates with Citrix Secure Gateway. There is already one on the server but when selecting it for use with the Citrix Secure Gateway, the site claims there is an invalid certificate installed and that it does not match the FQDN.

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  • Security conference speakers

    I just wrote a story on one of the RSA 2005 keynotes. Anyone like to share their opinion on this topic? Frank Abagnale: Catch him if you can http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid14_gci1035900,00.html The former ID thief made famous in a Leonardo DiCaprio movie wants to...

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  • Under-the-radar enterprise security threats

    Which enterprise security threat do you think has gone under the radar? As an editor on SearchSecurity.com, I'm interested to hear what you think. Our favorite response will win some great, free security training books. http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/generic/0,295582,sid14_gci1368789,00.html

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  • Your mobile device security policy

    From a security perspective, how are you dealing with employees that want to bring in their own personal devices? http://searchmidmarketsecurity.techtarget.com/news/article/0,289142,sid198_gci1510987,00.html

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  • Is password hashing really important? Why?

    I've been studying up on my security expertise and I came across an article that talked about the benefits of hashing a password (as a second layer of defense). This is the trouble I'm having with it:Would password hashing only be important if the system is not strong enough to give an intruder...

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  • Is Firefox a secure place to store a Master Password?

    I have a master password set up on Firefox that is 30 characters long. I'm afraid this is not a very secure set-up. Can someone alleviate my fears or let me know if I should change this ASAP?

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  • Is a Firewall impervious to Viruses?

    By being connected to the Internet, a computer can be infected with viruses. Why do we put a firewall between the computer and the internet. Isn't the firewall vulnerable to virus attacks?  If not, why not?

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  • Passwords stored in Plain Text?

    I joined a forum a while back and hadn't returned for a while. In the meantime, I forgot my password. When I returned and clicked their "Request Help With Password link", they sent me my password in Plain Text via email instead of sending me a unique link to reset my password. I would imagine the...

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  • Virus scanning app for .Net

    I'm trying to write a web application in C+ for .Net to scan user-uploaded files for viruses. Unfortunately, it seems to be beyond my skill level, specifically drafting an API to perform the check programatically.  I could use some help or a good tutorial.

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  • AVG is showing an application as a threat

    We have a team working on a project in VB.NET that also includes socket communication and HTTP Listeners. (We have a group of applications that are intercommunicating between Sockets). But a few days ago, we received a message that AVG (anti-virus) was showing one as a threat (executable).How can...

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  • RSA and DSA keys: Which one should I choose?

    I've been generating SSH Authentication keys on a Linux/Unix using ssh-keygen. After doing that, I've been given the choice of either creating a RSA or DSA key pair (using -t type).This has me curious: What are the big differences between RSA and DSA keys? Why should I choose one over the other?

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  • S/MIME and PGP: How do they differ?

    This is more of a general question but is S/MIME an abstracted system for MIME type encryption (Just as PGP is used more for email)? Why should I choose one over the other? Is it possible both could be used at the same time?

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  • ICT tool

    Which ICT tool can solve networking with security and to address lack of access and parity?

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  • Can’t enter ROMmon mode in Cisco router 2811

    hi i have cisco 2811 router and when i try to enter in rommon mon not possiable i try all but useless on console mod just garabge plese help

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  • Launching Smart Clients on Citrix

    We use Citrix to allow our remote users to launch smart client apps on their machines. Unfortunately our users have to download smart client apps every time they log on via remote Citrix server because their user profiles are purged each time they close their session. Is there a way to maintain the...

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  • USB port security

    I have a user that needs their USB port to be able to save data in their USB drive. For security purposes the USB drive is not able to save data into any USB drive but they are able to view data on a USB port. That was approved by corp and I need to know how to do this. How do I enable the "save...

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  • Regarding SFTP

    I am not a AS/400 programmer but overheard my colleagues and suggested them to use SSH. Greatly appreciated if anyone can suggest here... They have a batch job which creates a text file containing the sftp command passing IP address, username, password and the file to be transferred. I suggested...

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  • IT

    If company A attacks company B, how should the company A address the issue? What is the possible solution?

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