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Articles by Larry Greenemeier
posted in April 2006
Many companies incorporate Snort intrusion detection and prevention capabilities into their network security products. Sourcefire founder and chief technology officer Martin Roesch owns Snort's General Public License, which means he drives the technology's development road map.
The number of vulnerable sites is small but growing rapidly, and attacks can happen without victims even knowing they've been hit.
The trend is especially troublesome for financial services companies trying to expand online banking and investing.
Top managers will buy SOA pitches if the projects eliminate redundancy and provide security, IT manager panelists tell InformationWeek Spring Conference attendees.
Software makers are failing to give their customers and themselves the tools and mind-set needed to grow in tomorrow's business environment. But that's changing, said Jason Maynard, director of equity research for Credit Suisse Securities, at the InformationWeek Spring Conference.