Il provider MainOne si assume la responsabilità per quanto accaduto tra lunedì e martedì, quando i servizi di Google sono risultati inaccessibili. The post Blackout Google: colpa dell’ISP nigeriano MainOne appeared first on Punto Informatico.
Alcuni servizi Google irraggiungibili per un paio d’ore, ma la causa del problema sembra essere da ricercare al di fuori del gruppo di Mountain View. The post Giù i servizi di Google: cosa è successo? appeared first on Punto Informatico.
So far, so good. That’s the report from Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) as it rolled out the first-ever changing of the cryptographic key that helps protect the internet’s address book – the Domain Name System (DNS) on Oct. 11. The change is central to ICANN’s project to upgrade the top pair […]
La Svezia bolla il celebre meme Distracted Boyfriend come un’immagine di natura sessista per la sua rappresentazione dell’uomo e della donna. The post Distracted Boyfriend: quando il meme è sessista appeared first on Punto Informatico.
In a few months, the internet will be a more secure place. That’s because the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has voted to go ahead with the first-ever changing of the cryptographic key that helps protect the internet’s address book – the Domain Name System (DNS). [ Now see: The hidden cause of […]
Domain Name System (DNS) is our root of trust and is one of the most critical components of the internet. It is a mission-critical service because if it goes down, a business’s web presence goes down. DNS is a virtual database of names and numbers. It serves as the backbone for other services critical to […]
CSO Online | Jul 25, 2018 Paul Vixie, CEO of Farsight Security, explains how global Internationalized Domain Names, or global IDNs, sparked the emergence of confusingly similar website addresses with nefarious goals — and how to combat them. Similar Security
Spreading bad routing information to your neighbors on the internet isn’t just bad manners, it could be bad for business. That, at least, is the message that the Internet Society (ISOC) wants to spread, as it calls on internet exchange points (IXPs) to help eliminate the most common threats to the internet’s routing system. [ […]
At the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy 2017, researchers from the College of Management Academic Studies in Israel presented an interesting paper on bad password reset processes, “The Password Reset MitM Attack” (pdf). It explains how a weak attacker could take over accounts by exploiting vulnerabilities in password reset procedures. They dubbed the attack: […]
Businesses dragging their heels over rolling out TLS 1.2 on their website might have an excuse to delay a little longer: Version 1.3 of the TLS (Transport Layer Security) encryption protocol will be finalized later this year, and early deployments of it are already under way. TLS, the successor to SSL, is used to negotiate […]