Slashdot Items Tagged "networking"

Date / Time Story
Sunday October 01, 2017 @10:54PM How Cisco Fixed An Undocumented SSH Support Tunnel In Umbrella
Sunday October 01, 2017 @02:32PM ICANN Delays KSK Rollover Because of Lazy ISPs, Technical Faults
Saturday September 23, 2017 @03:35PM Microsoft and Facebook Just Built a 4,000-Mile Cable Across the Pacfic Ocean
Saturday September 16, 2017 @06:20PM Scientists Explore A Light Bulb-Based Based 10Gbps Li-Fi/5G Home Network
Saturday September 16, 2017 @12:08PM NSA Launches 'Codebreaker Challenge' For Students: Stopping an Infrastructure Attack
Friday August 25, 2017 @09:55PM China Plans To Launch the World's First 'Unhackable' Quantum Communication Network
Friday August 25, 2017 @06:46PM Who's Responsible For IoT Security?
Saturday August 12, 2017 @11:37PM Hundreds Of Smart Locks Get Bricked By A Buggy Firmware Update
Sunday July 30, 2017 @07:33PM O'Reilly Media Asks: Is It Time To Build A New Internet?
Saturday July 29, 2017 @01:57AM Ask Slashdot: What Can You Do With Old Coaxial Cable?
Sunday July 23, 2017 @07:36PM Ask Slashdot: How Can You Avoid Routers With Locked Firmware?
Saturday July 22, 2017 @03:47PM The US Army Wants Distributed Bot Swarms And An 'Internet of Battlefield Things'
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @02:33PM Mesh Networking Comes To Bluetooth, Which Could Set Off a New Wave of Smart Buildings
Sunday June 11, 2017 @12:54AM Ex-Admin Deletes All Customer Data and Wipes Servers of Dutch Hosting Provider
Saturday June 10, 2017 @11:34AM Docker's LinuxKit Launches Kernel Security Efforts, Including Next-Generation VPN
Saturday June 03, 2017 @12:22AM Network Time Protocol Hardened To Protect Users From Spying, Increase Privacy
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:32AM Democrats Ask FBI To Probe Reported FCC Cyberattack
Sunday May 28, 2017 @04:08PM New Privacy Vulnerability In IOT Devices: Traffic Rate Metadata
Friday May 26, 2017 @10:11PM Wormable Code-Execution Bug Lurked In Samba For 7 Years
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:06PM Netgear Adds Support For "Collecting Analytics Data" To Popular R7000 Router
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:20AM The Working Dead: Which IT Jobs Are Bound For Extinction?
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:54PM HBO's 'Silicon Valley' Joins The Push For A Decentralized Web
Sunday May 07, 2017 @08:47PM Oracle And Cisco Both Support The FCC's Rollback Of Net Neutrality
Sunday May 07, 2017 @06:01PM WikiLeaks Reveals A CIA LAN-Attacking Tool From 'Vault 7'
Sunday April 30, 2017 @08:09PM A Sophisticated Grey Hat Vigilante Protects Insecure IoT Devices
Sunday April 30, 2017 @12:57AM Australia Wants ISPs To Protect Customers From Viruses
Saturday April 29, 2017 @05:34PM Ask Slashdot: Could We Build A Global Wireless Mesh Network?
Saturday April 29, 2017 @01:40AM Russian-Controlled Telecom Hijacks Traffic For Mastercard, Visa, And 22 Other Services
Friday April 28, 2017 @10:29AM The Internet-of-Things is Maturing
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:58PM Slashdot Asks: Which Wireless Carrier Do You Prefer?
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @10:38AM Gamers in Hawaii Can't Compete... Because of Latency
Thursday April 20, 2017 @09:16AM MIT No Longer Owns 18.0.0.0/8
Friday April 14, 2017 @08:21PM Remote-Access Router Exploit Finally Revealed
Sunday April 09, 2017 @12:52AM Tunnelled IPv6 Attacks Bypass Network Intrusion Detection Systems
Sunday April 02, 2017 @03:54PM The US May Finally See Widespread 'Super Wi-Fi' Deployment
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM USB Canary Sends An SMS When Someone Tinkers With Your USB Ports
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:16AM Millions of Websites Affected By Unpatched Flaw in Microsoft IIS 6 Web Server
Thursday March 30, 2017 @05:34AM Cisco Developing Standalone Networking OS, Report Says
Monday March 20, 2017 @03:15PM Hundreds of Cisco Switches Vulnerable To Flaw Found in WikiLeaks Files
Saturday March 18, 2017 @07:41PM Company's Former IT Admin Accused of Accessing Backdoor Account 700+ Times
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:22PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Implement Site-Wide File Encryption?
Sunday March 05, 2017 @02:28PM Hidden Backdoor Discovered In Chinese IoT Devices
Saturday February 25, 2017 @12:46AM How Cable Monopolies Hurt ISP Customers
Saturday February 18, 2017 @02:46PM Techdirt Asks Judge To Dismiss Another Lawsuit By That Guy Who Didn't Invent Email
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:54PM PewDiePie Calls Out the 'Old-School Media' For Spiteful Dishonesty
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:43PM German Government Tells Parents: Destroy This WiFi-Connected Doll
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:26PM German Government Tells Parents: Destroy This WiFi-Connected Doll
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @02:28PM Now Get Weather Alerts Even When Your Mobile Networks Are Down, Thanks To IBM's Mesh Networking
Saturday February 11, 2017 @06:50PM College Network Attacked With Its Own Insecure IoT Devices
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Friday February 03, 2017 @02:17PM LG Confirms 5K Mac Monitor Has Issue When Placed Near a Router, Says New Batch To Have Enhanced Shielding
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:26AM Netgear Exploit Found in 31 Models Lets Hackers Turn Your Router Into a Botnet
Saturday January 28, 2017 @12:54AM Avaya Explains Why They've Declared Bankruptcy
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:00AM Army Bug Bounty Researcher Compromises US Defense Department's Internal Network
Saturday January 21, 2017 @04:11PM Geek Avenges Stolen Laptop By Remotely Accessing Thief's Facebook Account
Saturday January 07, 2017 @03:45AM US Government Offers $25,000 Prize For Inventing A Way To Secure IoT Devices
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:42PM FTC Takes D-Link To Court Citing Lax Product Security, Privacy Perils
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:14PM Linksys Latest Company To Unveil a Wi-Fi Mesh System
Sunday December 25, 2016 @07:56PM Is Your Internet Connection Free From Bufferbloat?
Monday December 19, 2016 @01:41AM BlackBerry Unveils Autonomous Vehicle Hub In Canada
Sunday December 18, 2016 @06:55PM Ubuntu Survey Discovers 'Consumers Are Terrible' About Updating Their IoT Devices
Saturday December 17, 2016 @11:01PM Are Remote Offices Becoming The New Normal?
Saturday December 17, 2016 @12:24AM Netgear Releases 'Beta' Patches For Additional Routers Found With Root Vulnerability
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @12:01PM Windows 10 Update Broke DHCP, Knocked Users Off the Internet
Sunday December 11, 2016 @03:32PM Google Global Cache Is Coming to Cuba
Sunday December 11, 2016 @02:32PM Vulnerability Prompts Warning: Stop Using Netgear WiFi Routers
Saturday December 10, 2016 @12:28AM A 'Turkish Hacker' Is Giving Out Prizes For DDoS Attacks
Friday December 09, 2016 @10:10PM US Think Tank Wants To Regulate The Design of IoT Devices For Security Purposes
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:04PM New Bug In Windows 10 Anniversary Update Brings Wi-Fi Disconnects
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:37AM HP Shutting Down Default FTP, Telnet Access To Network Printers
Sunday December 04, 2016 @02:31PM Sysadmin Gets Two Years In Prison For Sabotaging ISP
Sunday November 27, 2016 @06:30PM You Can Now Rent A Mirai Botnet Of 400,000 Bots
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @03:20PM Facebook's Latest Experiment: Helping You Find Free Wi-Fi Hotspots
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:18AM Microsoft Partners With D-Link To Deliver Speedier Wi-Fi in Rural Regions
Sunday November 20, 2016 @07:23PM Ask Slashdot: Could A 'Smart Firewall' Protect IoT Devices?
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @05:42PM Facebook Users Interacted Most With Articles From Fox News, CNN and Breitbart In Month Leading Up To Nov 10
Sunday November 13, 2016 @07:50PM More Code In Movies: Nmap Meets Snowden
Saturday November 12, 2016 @03:45PM Ethernet Consortia Wants To Unlock a More Time-Sensitive Network
Saturday November 12, 2016 @03:40PM Ethernet Consortia Wants To Unlock a More Time-Sensitive Network
Saturday November 12, 2016 @03:18PM OWASP ModSecurity Core Rule Set Version 3.0 Released
Thursday November 10, 2016 @12:09PM Facebook Achieves 20Gbps Data Rate Over MMW Radio Spectrum
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @10:23AM Opera Max Turns To Nagware, Now Prompts Users To Re-enable It Every 12 Hours
Monday October 24, 2016 @12:18AM Slashdot Asks: How Can We Prevent Packet-Flooding DDOS Attacks?
Sunday October 23, 2016 @10:57PM A New Attack Allows Intercepting Or Blocking Of Every LTE Phone Call And Text
Sunday October 23, 2016 @05:35PM Who Should We Blame For Friday's DDOS Attack?
Sunday October 23, 2016 @12:09AM Dyn Executive Responds To Friday's DDOS Attack
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @10:12AM Millimeter-wave 5G Modem Coming Mid-2018 With 5Gbps Peak Download
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:33PM California City Converts Its Street Lights Into A High-Speed IoT Backbone
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @11:56AM Wells Fargo Employee Informed the Bank of Fake Customer Accounts in 2006
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:06PM MITRE Dangles $50,000 Prize For Spotting Rogue Internet of Things Devices
Sunday October 02, 2016 @07:37PM Splunk CTO Urges Collaboration Against Cyberattacks - And 'Shapeshifting' Networks
Thursday September 29, 2016 @01:20PM Researcher Find D-Link DWR-932 Router Is 'Chock Full of Holes'
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @01:21PM IEEE Sets New Ethernet Standard That Brings 5X the Speed Without Cable Ripping
Saturday September 24, 2016 @02:05PM Cisco Blamed A Router Bug On 'Cosmic Radiation'
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:37PM Why the Silencing of KrebsOnSecurity Opens a Troubling Chapter For the Internet
Sunday September 11, 2016 @07:55AM IoT Devices With Default Telnet Passwords Used As Botnet
Sunday September 04, 2016 @11:43PM Whither Tor? Building the Next Generation of Anonymity Tools
Sunday September 04, 2016 @07:43PM Microsoft Helps Develop Smart, IoT-Enabled Refrigerators
Sunday September 04, 2016 @04:15PM New HDMI Mode Will Allow USB-C Connections
Saturday September 03, 2016 @02:49AM Celebrating The 19th Anniversary of Nmap
Sunday August 28, 2016 @07:00PM How G.E. Is Transforming Into An IoT Start-Up
Sunday August 21, 2016 @11:19PM Group Wants To Shut Down Tor For a Day On September 1
Saturday August 20, 2016 @04:59PM IPv6 Achieves 50% Reach On Major US Carriers
Sunday August 14, 2016 @04:18PM Has The NSF Automated Coding with ExCAPE?
Sunday August 14, 2016 @02:37PM Hacked Hobbit Pinball Machine Joins IoT, Broadcasts Itself Over Twitch
Saturday August 13, 2016 @06:55PM The Rise and Fall of the Gopher Protocol
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @09:24PM Assange Implies Murdered DNC Staffer Was WikiLeaks' Source
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @09:22PM Man Becomes 'Accidental Millionaire' After Jet.com's Sale To Walmart
Sunday August 07, 2016 @07:23PM Aggressive Hackers Are Targeting Rio's Olympics
Saturday August 06, 2016 @11:18AM Myths Persist About Running Public Wi-Fi in the UK
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:34AM BBC To Deploy Detection Vans To Snoop On Internet Users
Friday August 05, 2016 @11:32PM The Dark Side of Certificate Transparency
Friday July 29, 2016 @10:28PM Bruce Schneier: Our Election Systems Must Be Secured If We Want To Stop Foreign Hackers
Friday July 29, 2016 @08:38PM Snowden Questions WikiLeaks' Methods of Releasing Leaks
Thursday July 28, 2016 @09:37PM UK Judge Calls For An Online Court Without Lawyers To Cut Costs
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Saturday July 23, 2016 @07:05AM Avast Suckers GOP Delegates Into Connecting To Insecure Wi-Fi Hotspots
Saturday July 23, 2016 @05:05AM Tinder Scam Promises Account Verification, But Actually Sells Porn
Saturday July 16, 2016 @05:35PM Juniper OS Flaw Allowed Forged Certificates
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:51AM Starbucks and McDonald's Announce Porn Blocks On Their Wi-Fi Networks
Friday July 15, 2016 @11:01PM AT&T Open Sources Its SDN Framework To The Linux Foundation
Saturday July 09, 2016 @06:22AM Wannabe Prime Minister Andrea Leadsom Thinks Websites Should Be Rated Like Films
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @02:26PM Facebook Lays Out Blueprint For Connecting Hard-To-Reach Rural Areas
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @10:23AM TP-LINK Loses Control of Two Device Configuration Domains
Saturday July 02, 2016 @02:48PM Landlords, ISPs Team Up To Rip Off Tenants On Broadband
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:19AM Amazon's Alexa Virtual Assistant Can Now Order Millions of Prime Products For You
Friday July 01, 2016 @01:25PM The WRT54GL: A 54Mbps Router From 2005 Still Makes Millions For Linksys
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:00PM Cisco Seen As Trying To 'Slow Down Arista Anyway They Can' With Patent Lawsuits
Saturday June 25, 2016 @09:43AM Why Are Hackers Increasingly Targeting the Healthcare Industry?
Saturday June 25, 2016 @06:18AM Snowden Finally Identified As Target of Investigation That Ended Lavabit
Friday June 24, 2016 @02:25PM Russia Lawmakers Pass Spying Law That Requires Encryption Backdoors, Call Surveillance
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @02:21PM Senate Rejects FBI Bid For Warrantless Access To Internet Browsing Histories
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:27PM Twitter Pays $150 Million For Magic Pony Technology
Saturday June 11, 2016 @07:26AM DEA Wants Access To Medical Records Without Warrant
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:53PM A Solution To the Security Guidelines Proposed By FCC For Home Routers
Sunday June 05, 2016 @01:44PM DistroWatch Finally Adds Support For IPv6
Sunday May 29, 2016 @02:30PM How The IoT Will Change The Chip
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @04:46PM Firefox Tops Microsoft Browser Market Share For First Time
Friday May 13, 2016 @12:36PM Linksys WRT Routers Won't Block Open Source Firmware, Despite FCC Rules
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:06PM Opera Adds Power-Saving Mode, Offers 'Up To 50 Percent' Longer Battery Life
Saturday April 30, 2016 @01:45AM Berkeley Researchers Examine Five Worst-Case Security Nightmares
Friday April 29, 2016 @05:29PM Cable Industry Threatens To Sue If FCC Tries To Bring Competition To Cable Set Top Boxes
Thursday April 14, 2016 @10:28AM Optional Windows Update Aims To Halt Wireless Mouse Hijacking
Friday April 08, 2016 @03:02PM Apple's Fight With US Over Privacy Enters a New Round
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @11:00PM Gov't Researchers Develop Wireless Car Chargers That Are Faster Than Plug-ins
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:42PM Government-Funded Free WiFi Project Isn't Providing Much WiFi
Saturday April 02, 2016 @02:21AM North Korea Launches Missile and Tries To Jam GPS Signals
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:14PM Redbox Plans To Launch New Streaming Service 'Redbox Digital'
Sunday March 27, 2016 @01:51PM University of Illinois Transmits Record 57Gbps Through Fiber Optic Lines
Thursday March 24, 2016 @02:13PM Kentucky Hospital Calls State of Emergency In Hack Attack
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:18PM UK Man Faces Prison For Circumventing UK's Pirate Site Blockade
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @10:53PM In Major Cloud Expansion, Google To Open 12 More Data Centers
Monday March 21, 2016 @05:13AM The Internet of Things Is a Surveillance Nightmare
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:03PM Ask Slashdot: Is It Time To Shrink the Ethernet Connector?
Friday March 18, 2016 @11:35PM What Lies Beneath: The First Transatlantic Communications Cables
Thursday March 17, 2016 @11:42PM Comcast Failed To Install Internet, Then Demanded $60,000 In Fees
Thursday March 17, 2016 @01:35PM T-Mobile Adds YouTube To Its Zero-Rated Binge On Program
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:20PM EU Court Says Hotspot Owners Aren't Liable For 3rd-Party Piracy
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @07:48PM Within 6 Years, Most Vehicles Will Allow OTA Software Updates
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @07:13PM Comcast Provides Uncapped 1 Gb Service To 1 Customer -- of 22.4 Million
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:27PM Facebook Preps Its Infrastructure For a Virtual Reality Future
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:50PM Ask Slashdot: Alternatives To "Atomic" Clocks?
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:30PM TP-Link Blocks Open Source Router Firmware To Comply With FCC Rules
Thursday March 10, 2016 @04:09PM Cisco Patches Serious Flaws In Cable Modems and Home Gateways
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @03:03PM Microsoft Releases First Public Preview of RTVS Under MIT and GPLv2 Licenses
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @01:13PM Hacking Internet-Connected Trucks and Buses
Thursday March 03, 2016 @11:35PM Cisco Issues Patch For Nexus Switches To Remove Hardcoded Credentials
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:15AM ITU Give Consent To New 40Gbps Fiber-to-the-Home Broadband Standard
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @09:54AM New P2P Torrent Site 'Play' Has No Single Point of Failure
Friday February 26, 2016 @02:16PM Tor Project Accuses CloudFlare of Mass Surveillance, Sabotaging Traffic
Friday February 26, 2016 @10:52AM AT&T Sues Louisville Over Google Fiber
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:03PM Google Is Lighting Up Dark Fiber All Over the Country
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:38PM FTC Forces Asus To Improve Router Security
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @11:19AM Thanks To Encryption, UK Efforts To Block Torrent Sites Are Pointless
Monday February 22, 2016 @01:15PM Linux Virtual Ethernet Bug Delivers Corrupt TCP/IP Data
Thursday February 18, 2016 @09:56PM Bad Karma: WISP Pares Back Its Monthly 4G Hotspot Plan, Again
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @11:31AM IETF's Tips for Network Admins on How to Avoid Draining Smartphone Batteries
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @09:46AM How To Defeat VPN Location-Spoofing By Mapping Network Delays
Friday February 12, 2016 @10:11AM UCL Scientists Push 1.125Tbps Through a Single Coherent Optical Receiver
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:12PM Cisco ASA Firewall Has a Wormable Problem — And a Million Installs
Thursday February 11, 2016 @11:08AM Scientists In Japan Build 100Gbps Wireless Network Using Terahertz Transmitter
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:15PM First Steps Towards Network Transparency For Wayland
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:10PM Facebook Developing Radio Wave Mesh To Connect Offline Areas
Monday February 08, 2016 @07:50PM The Internet of Broken Things
Friday February 05, 2016 @11:50AM Grandma's Phone, DSL, and the Copper They Share
Thursday February 04, 2016 @09:44AM Cisco To Acquire IoT Company Jasper For $1.4 Billion
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @10:42AM Japanese Researchers Achieve Record 56Gbps Wireless Transmission
Monday February 01, 2016 @10:21AM Microsoft Serves Cloud From the Sea Bed
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:07AM Big Satellite Systems, Simulated On Your Desktop
Saturday January 30, 2016 @02:25PM Sensitive Information Can Be Revealed From Tor Hidden Services On Apache
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:12PM T-Mobile's Binge On Violates Net Neutrality, Says Stanford Report
Friday January 29, 2016 @12:03PM Google Testing Project Loon: Concerns Are Without Factual Basis
Friday January 29, 2016 @11:09AM Privacy-Centric Linux Distro Tails Hits 2.0 Release
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:24PM FreeBSD-Powered Firewall Distro OPNsense 16.1 Released
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @01:00PM OpenWrt Turns a $14 Card Reader Into the Smallest Wireless AP
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:08PM Exposed HP LaserJet Printers Offer Anonymous FTP To the Public
Sunday January 24, 2016 @06:41PM Ask Slashdot: Affordable Hardware For Remote-Booting USB Devices?
Saturday January 23, 2016 @10:56PM IoT Security Is So Bad, There's a Search Engine For Sleeping Kids
Saturday January 23, 2016 @10:11AM For Data Centers, Google Likes the Southeast