• Posts Tagged ‘Network Security’

    The Importance Of Using A Vulnerability Scanner For Security

    by  • June 1, 2011 • Network Security • 11 Comments

    One aspect of network security that is often overlooked is checking a network for issues using a vulnerability scanner. Vulnerabilities are issues, weaknesses or misconfiguration in software that an attacker can exploit to gain unauthorized access to his victim’s system. Through the use of a vulnerability scanner, these issues are pinpointed and reported to the administrator. Perhaps […]

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    Hacking & Network Security: What Is It Exactly (For Noobs)

    by  • September 25, 2010 • Student Series • 0 Comments

    It is not strange to call this generation as “intelligent” generation, the era of computers & internet. Humans are connected to each other through the world of computers spread over a network. Essentially, in technical language, Computers communicate with each other through network. So any data communication between 2 or more computers involves transfer, sharing […]

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    Penetration Testing In Ethical Hacking

    by  • June 30, 2009 • Student Series • 3 Comments

    This article is posted under the “Ethical Hacking Student Guide Series”. So don’t forget to subscribe our blog to stay updated. Penetration testing in simple words can be defined as the test on the live networks or servers directly by attacking by the trained ethical hacking professional person or network security administrator. If you still […]

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    Purpose of Scanning the Network: Stealth Attacks

    by  • April 7, 2009 • Denial of Service, Hosts Scanning, Network Security, Student Series • 0 Comments

    Examine the purpose of network scanning is to gather the information about the victim’s network. Various network mapping tools and techniques are there which an ethical hacker has to go through for performing network scanning. Every cracker (Criminal Hacker) first surely wanted scan any network, and every intelligent one first think about ‘How his attack […]

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