Security

In Control at Layer 2: a Tectonic Shift in Network Security

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This paper analyses the threats to fibre optic Ethernet networks – both at the LAN and WAN level. Due to a number of known optical hacking methods, and several documented cases of corporate and government information espionage – it is reasonable to conclude that effective security of Ethernet networks is a critical endeavour for all organisations.

As Cloud computing and Big Data rapidly grow, this paper is valuable reading.