Articles with tag “Availability”

CERN cares about information security... what about you?

As a security engineer it's usually difficult for me to endure many of dumb things companies do.  It's quite sad when a company that prides itself on creating solutions for building internal solutions to protect customer data actually starts pushing its own data out to Google and other "solution" providers …

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FOSS solutions could help when communication failures occur.

Not to get into the political battle that is occurring in Egypt but I wonder how the organization of both news gathering agencies and organizers would have fared had they been using StatusNet software (the software that supports identi.ca) on a local computer inside the country instead of utilizing …

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Internet Backbone Outage Reported in the Middle-East

SANS Internet Storm Center is reporting that possibly several under-sea cables have been cut near the coast of Egypt. Several countries in that area have reported slow connections or complete packet loss. India is experiencing a 50% packet loss at times due to all their traffic having to flow out …

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