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Articles by J. Nicholas Hoover
posted in November 2005
Former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge says problems in IT are obstacles to the department fulfilling its mission.
Earlier anti-spyware bills have stalled in Congress
Nevis Network Inc.'s LANenforcer centralizes management of access controls while also providing a firewall, intrusion-detection and intrusion-prevention systems, and incident monitoring.
Still, the company is cautious about the future. "It's too early to say it's turned around," says chief development officer Charles Giancarlo.
With a shrinking budget, the Advanced Research Projects Agency's cyber-security arm has to leverage internal expertise with that of academia and industry to get research done and have products commercialized.
The cable company plans to offer service with speeds of up to 50 Mbps. A slower service--downloads of 30 Mbps and uploads of 2 Mbps--is priced at $64.95 a month.
Has enough been learned from the first time around to make this time different?