Network Security guide for the home or small business network – Part 14 – Alternative software

Monday, December 26th, 2005

There are ways that risks can be avoided. Recently, there was what was called a zero-day exploit for Internet Explorer. As I write this, the exploit surfaced 3 weeks ago and tomorrow there will be a patch. The vulnerability would allow remote code execution through a vulnerability in the way javascript is handled. So, for […]

Ways to deal with Junk Mail (2 of 2)

Sunday, August 7th, 2005

Okay, in a previous post I talked about a server side solution for junk mail filtering. Now it’s time to ask…. “what if I can’t install filtering software on our mailserver?” Here is one way to deal with the answer…    Send article as PDF   

Sending Virus or Spam Abuse reports

Thursday, July 21st, 2005

It occured to me that I may not have brought things to a neat conclusion on the post earlier about tracking email header data. I did make reference to sending an abuse report. Here’s an attempt to clear up a few things that might still be fuzzy.    Send article as PDF