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My Network Engineers are Talking about Implementing Split DNS. What Does that Mean?
You have heard that something called split DNS can speed up websites. What does this mean and how does it work?

dns and bind  authoritative for the technologyevaluation.com DNS zone, and forwards the request to the internal slave DNS server, which responds to the internal primary DNS server, which forwards the response back to the user. When the external DNS server recognizes a customer query from the Internet, it performs the public DNS lookup as usual, finding the site through its client mappings to the Internet root DNS servers. When the external DNS server receives the response, it forwards the request to the website, which

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How to Integrate Active Directory and DNS


The Domain Name System (DNS) plays an important role in providing the information used by the Windows Domain locator service to connect and authenticate with Active Directory. But how can organizations with existing configurations using the Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND)—the international DNS benchmark—be sure that migration to other server solutions will yield a dependable DNS solution?

dns and bind  Integrate Active Directory and DNS The Domain Name System (DNS) plays an important role in providing the information used by the Windows Domain locator service to connect and authenticate with Active Directory. But how can organizations with existing configurations using the Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND)—the international DNS benchmark—be sure that migration to other server solutions will yield a dependable DNS solution? Read More

Analysis of Sendmail, Inc.'s Largest Open Source Release in Twenty Years


sendmail 8.10 now includes SMTP authentication and support for the lightweight directory access protocol (LDAP) and multiple queues.

dns and bind  password prior to relay. DNS Blackhole capabilities have been configured to block mail from known spammers found on the Internet's black list. Release 8.10 includes a relay control mechanism, which identifies and purges large recipient base emails, a common technique among spammers. Sendmail has released a shrink-wrapped commercial version of sendmail 8.10. The package is simply being called Sendmail Switch . The product is attractively priced at $99 (USD) as an introductory promotion into the Read More

OKENA Brews Up a StormSystem that Secures All Applications


OKENA's announcement of their product line StormSystem indicates that they intend to grow and expand their innovative intrusion prevention system with highly integrated new add-ons. Having seen unprecedented success in obtaining funding and customers in one of the worst economies ever, Relevant Technologies expects OKENA to be a leading contender in an intrusion management market that has yet to boast a distinct leader.

dns and bind  network infrastructure servers like DNS servers. An analogy can be made to cars driving down the highway - all drivers are expected to follow certain behaviors that are for the most part predictable. Because drivers follow predictable behaviors, keeping the highways safe is straightforward. If the applications on your network followed predictable behavior patterns, it would improve the ability to more fully automate security. Since StormSystem is one of the most advanced security automation systems, Read More

Bootcamp for the Pros; Why Ernst & Young Will Lead Security Auditing Standards


Original News & Educational Review Course Summary Ernst & Young, has put together the quintessential course for security engineers looking to improve their ability to protect their organization's website, systems, and network. Dubbed eXtreme Hacking, and carrying a price tag of $5,000 a slot, this course is for anyone but hacks. With an impressive course book that fills a two-inch thick binder, leading Ernst & Young security engineers take you step-by-step through all the ways that bad guys try to subvert your mission critical servers and network configurations. Using dual-bootable NT-Linux laptops, and an accompanying network setup for practicing subversive attacks and exploits, attendees will leave the course with an entire new bag of tools and tricks that help them understand how bad guys identify target IP addresses, collect information about the systems they plan on compromising, and exploit weaknesses without being noticed. The idea is to learn how to figure out what the weaknesses are in your organization's network before the bad guys do.

dns and bind  firewalls to poisoning a DNS cache, the Ernst & Young team clearly understands not just what tools hackers use, but how hackers think. Course Recommendations It's hard to improve upon something that is top-notch already. However, one element that could give extreme Hacking some added value is if they had a life-long learning site exclusively for all the students who have signed up for this course. This could be a private site, that requires authentication, and one that would keep the student updated on Read More

The 2008 Handbook of Application Delivery: A Guide to Decision Making


IT organizations can no longer manage networks in isolation from the applications they support, requiring a shift from focusing on devices to a focus on performance. But a number of factors complicate the task of ensuring acceptable application performance, including the lack of visibility into application performance. Learn tips to plan, optimize, manage, and control your application performance and improve delivery.

dns and bind  contains applications such as DNS and DHCP that are not visible to the end user, but which are critical to the operation of the IT infrastructure. Recreational This category includes a growing variety of applications such as Internet radio, YouTube, streaming news and multimedia, as well as music downloading. Malicious This includes any application intended to harm the enterprise by introducing worms, viruses, spyware or other security vulnerabilities. Since they make different demands on the network, Read More

Electronic Product Code (EPC): A Key to RFID


The real benefits of radio frequency identification will be achieved, when the integration of the EPC data will be a substantial part for the control of supply chain business processes.

dns and bind  Internet domain name server (DNS), an Internet service that translates more intuitive alphanumeric domain names into mere numerical Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Thereafter, a physical markup language (PML) server would return specific product information to the enterprise application (ERP, WMS, etc.). Again back to analogy, PML would be equivalent to a web site, describing the physical characteristics of the product. As already discussed in SCP and SCE Need to Collaborate for Better Fulfillment , in Read More

TTW Incorporated


Founded in the 1990s, TTW began developing a Windows enterprise resource planning (ERP) system for small to medium manufacturing and distribution companies. TTW has corporate facilities in Leesburg, Virginia (US) and in Brighton and the West Midlands (UK), as well as support and training facilities across the US and the UK.

dns and bind  Incorporated Founded in the 1990s, TTW began developing a Windows enterprise resource planning (ERP) system for small to medium manufacturing and distribution companies. TTW has corporate facilities in Leesburg, Virginia (US) and in Brighton and the West Midlands (UK), as well as support and training facilities across the US and the UK. Read More

Best Practices for Next-generation IP Address Management


Effective IP management requires proper allocation of address space for adequate address capacity as needed, as well as accurate configuration of DHCP and DNS servers. Along with flawless configuration and management of each of these foundational elements of Internet protocol (IP) address management, address managers must also integrate these management functions into the broader IT network management environment.

dns and bind  configuration of DHCP and DNS servers. Along with flawless configuration and management of each of these foundational elements of Internet protocol (IP) address management, address managers must also integrate these management functions into the broader IT network management environment. Read More

The Impact of IT Service on Business Process Management


There are potential benefits of operating business process management (BPM) side-by-side with business service management (BSM). BPM and BSM are emerging technologies: BPM is concerned with the orchestration and management of effective business processes, while BSM focuses on the operational effectiveness of the enabling IT services. These technologies are mutually beneficial to one another. This white paper is intended for managers interested in implementing robust BPM solutions in IT-dependent business scenarios or managers looking to lay down a basic foundation for effective on-demand utility computing. It addresses the partnership between Fuego and Proxima Technology, vendors in BPM and BSM solutions.

dns and bind  Impact of IT Service on Business Process Management The Impact of IT Service on Business Process Management If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Compuware Acquires Proxima Technology. In January 2007, Compuware acquired Proxima Technology. Uniface is Compuware's development environment for building, renewing and integrating the largest and most complex enterprise applications. The Uniface Application Platform Suite (APS) Read More

Study Shows: FBI Alienates Industry Security Experts


A comprehensive study done by TechnologyEvaluation.Com has shown that, for years the FBI has been alienating industry security experts. Some of the best industry security professionals want nothing to do with helping the FBI resolve cybercrime. Recently, one of the leading Department of Justice attorneys general, well-known for expertise in successfully prosecuting cybercrime, asked TechnologyEvaluation.Com why so many security and information technology professionals snub their noses at law enforcement agencies that exist to protect our nation's vital assets - private and public. TechnologyEvaluation.Com went behind the scenes to find o

dns and bind  it over through technical DNS manipulations, and uses it for their own, sometimes subversive, purposes. In essence, this is kidnapping a domain name. This Director spent a significant amount of time and resources identifying the perpetrator of the attacks, down to documenting the name, address, and phone number. This information was turned over to the FBI's Wasington, D.C. headquarters office to investigate. The Director justified the case by presenting a considerable amount of evidence that supported Read More

Mirapoint ~ ISP Messaging Solution in a Box?


The Mirapoint administration client allows you to also administer services directly. Mirapoint supports SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol), NIS (Network Information Service), SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol), POP (Post Office Protocol) and IMAP (Internet Mail Access Protocol).

dns and bind  critical setting of the DNS IP address. The interface is intuitive and easily navigable. Figure I - Setup Screen The next administrative setting is User configuration. Our complaint here is that you cannot add additional user information beyond a name. There are no fields for contact information and there is no shared scheduling component. Mirapoint did make the creation of Users and Mailboxes simpler by allowing automatic creation of the associated mailbox. Another complaint is there is no way to bulk Read More

Network Data Protection Playbook: Network Security Best Practice for Protecting Your Organization


Malicious hacking and illegal access are just a few of the reasons companies lose precious corporate data every year. As the number of network security breaches increase, companies must find ways to protect data beyond the perimeter of their businesses. But how do they build a data-defensible architecture that will protect data on an ever-evolving network? The answer: by first developing an in-depth defense strategy.

dns and bind  File Sharing Applications C6. DNS Software C7. Media Players C8. Instant Messaging Applications C9. Mozilla and Firefox Browsers C10. Other Cross-platform Applications Top Vulnerabilities in UNIX Systems U1. UNIX Configuration Weaknesses U2. Mac OS X Top Vulnerabilities in Networking Products N1. Cisco IOS and non-IOS Products N2. Juniper, Check Point, and Symantec Products N3. Cisco Devices Configuration Weaknesses In working with customers and security experts, CipherOptics has identified these Read More

Secure DNS/DHCP Management-An Integrated Solution


Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) has been adopted as the dynamic protocol of choice for pain-free management of network resources. The integration of the Domain Name System (DNS) and DHCP into a single network helps overcome traditional barriers to effective resource allocation. Indeed, combining DNS and DHCP enhances information security, thus providing a solution your organization can grow with.

dns and bind  resource allocation. Indeed, combining DNS and DHCP enhances information security, thus providing a solution your organization can grow with. Read More

Confronting International Regulatory Compliance: Web-based GTM Solution


TradeBeam offers a hosted GTM solution. Its ongoing acquisitions will eventually create an end-to-end solution linking physical and financial supply chains enabling companies to manage and execute global trade activities from a single software platform.

dns and bind  servers, domain name system (DNS), simple mail transfer protocol (SMTP) servers, Web servers, and load balancers, and routers outside the firewall. TradeBeam's solution was built on a platform that leverages many commonly accepted industry standards such as Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE), extensible markup language (XML), or Java Messaging System (JMS). Additionally, by using collaborative workflow, business rules engine, security architecture, third-party integration via XML or electronic data Read More