Tonight Live: Hack Our Guest (Adaptive Firewalls Part Two), Wazup with Apple, victory for DeCSS >> on The Linux Show!!
Tuesday, January 7th, 2003

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At 6pm pt, 7pm mt, 8pm ct, and 9pm et.... Kevin Hill, Jeff Gerhardt, Doc Searls (Linux Journal), Arne Flones and Russ Pavlicek; are back live tonight. We have a great show lined up tonight on The Linux Show!

Segment One- The News. We will cover THE HOT NEWS of the last few weeks tonight. In particular, What is Up with the MAC! We can not talk about it this second cuz of a NDA, but by show time we should have BIG NEWS. Also: Jon Lech Johansen wins DeCSS case, Grant Gross's rebut to Microsoft on TCO and so much more., Another FUD asttempt with Halloween VIII, the Open Source battle is still alive in Indian and more.

Segment Two- Very Secure Firewalls- Adaptive Firewall alternatives

Tonight on the show we will be joined by Bob Toxen of Fly-By-Day Consulting, Inc. The focus will be adaptive firewalls. This is PART TWO of a show that started on December 17th. In addition to having this informative segment, we will also be issueing a challenge to Bob to let us hack his server as a test. So come join us as we launch a Hack Attack. We will even hand out prizes if you can hack their server. Listen to the show for details on the .

Bob's company specializes in building inexpensive Linux-based Adaptive Firewalls with Intrusion Detection Systems (IDSs) and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) for mixed-OS networks. Their Cracker Trap (TM) Adaptive Firewall detects cracker attacks and probes automatically and lock them out (hopefully) permanently and before they can do any damage.

Bob also bring to this conversation the credential as the author of Real World Linux Security, 2nd edition, which was just published this past October.

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