Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using circular logging instead of continuous
Circular logging is a method by which the email server administrator overwrites the log file
when it reaches a specified size, or at the end of a specified f
Discuss, in your opinion, the legal validity of honeynets. Present sound arguments to support
Honeypots are fake computer systems set up as a decoy and used to collect data on intruders.
The fake system looks as if it contains operating sys
Discuss the right of a corporate network administrator to use packet sniffers. Are employees
privacy rights being violated?
Packet sniffers are software or devices placed on a network to monitor traffic. Sniffers evaluate
packets on TCP/IP networks. Sniff
Many crimes involving e-mails have e-mail accounts set up in countries less willing to
cooperate with the U.S. (for instance, Ukraine.) Discuss how to deal with this kind of
Email provides scammers with an easy way to tempt unsuspecting victims
USB 2.0 and FireWire Ports
The Universal Serial Bus (USB) was developed with the goal of defining an external
expansion bus that allows for the easy addition of peripherals to ones computer. The defining
factors for the initial project were ease-of-use an
What is the Google File System?
The Google File System (GFS) is used by Google to organize and manipulate files of any
size. Developers at the technology behemoth regularly deal with large files that would be
difficult to manipulate using tradition