Each month, TechRepublic publishes dozens of security articles, downloads, and galleries. In this roundup of recent security content, you'll find tools to help you fight hackers, viruses, spyware, malware, and more.
- Select strong passwords that baffle the bad guys: Apply the principle of character diversity
- How do I... Configure firewall security on a SonicWALL device?
- Protect sensitive Web site data by encrypting information with MySQL
- Combat spyware in your enterprise with these forensic tools and techniques
- Protect your enterprise's most critical asset: Develop an effective data protection strategy
- Increase your chances of passing a security audit
- Protect IIS log files by moving them to a secure location
- Learn about Vista's changes to user security
- Lock down DNS with these tips
- Troubleshoot IPSec with these tips
- Establish a patch management policy
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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the social research and energy industries. He has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Louisville, where he has also lectured on computer crime and crime prevention.