Peer-to-peer file swapping networks have been growing in popularity ever since Napster emerged, with Morpheus, Gnutella, and Kazaa being the more popular options in use today. In addition to the copyright issues and bandwidth problems these programs often cause, they can introduce numerous security risks into your organisation.
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An article I read recently, attributed Simon Perry, vice president of Computer Associates' security division, as saying 802.11x security issues are all vendor hype.
IM (instant messaging) is changing corporate communications, and it's doing so without the prodding or even the approval of executives and IT managers.