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A federal district court judge has approved a $1.9 million settlement over claims about data security breaches at several Mapco Express convenience … Source: Google Alert – security breach @ January 19, 2017 at 09:10PM 0

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Frame relay, SMDS (and MPLS), and ATM are three currently available broadband technologies. Each has different technical characteristics, and may not be available in all regions.   Frame relay networks   Frame relay is a streamlined Data Link Layer protocol, which is often compared to…

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The author of the massive distributed denial of service attack platform Mirai, that compromised scores of routers and internet of things devices, is a New Jersey man, according to KrebsonSecurity. Brian Krebs names a chap called Para Jha, owner of a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack mitigation company ProTraf…

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Several utility procedures provide functions used when routing a datagram. Procedure netnum extracts the network portion of a given IP address, using the address class to determine which octets contain the network part and which contain the host part. It returns the specified address with all host bytes set…

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Information in the routing table comes from several sources. When the system starts, initialization routines usually obtain an initial set of routes from secondary storage and install them in the routing table. During execution, incoming messages can cause ICMP or routing protocol software to change existing routes or install…

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