Three of the best: Cybersecurity

By on 3 Jan 2018

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Part of the ‘Three of the best’ series, highlighting the most popular posts from the past 12 months.

Cybersecurity continues to be a hot topic for network operators around the region, reflected by these well-read security posts.

The top three posts on the blog for 2017 in the security area were:

  1. Your questions answered about Mirai Botnet — Song Bing from answers some frequently asked questions about the infamous malware, Mirai.
  2. Why isn’t everyone using DNSSEC? — Given how critical DNS is to the Internet, it’s a mystery that much of the world is not prepared to implement DNSSEC. Nikolai Hampton tries to understand what’s holding it back and suggests ways to improve awareness.
  3. Let’s Encrypt with DANE —  Geoff Huston walks through the process of setting up good, inexpensive and accessible DNS security using several public tools.

What cybersecurity concerns do you have for the future? Share your comments below.

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