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How to restore a little decorum to your SMTP: please RTFM

So, you want to run your own mail server, while someone else holds your beer? Ok, listen, do yourself a favor: please, RTFM, or carefully follow these steps. assign an IP to your SMTP; make…

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Posted in Pubblica Amministrazione

Who leads Italian Public Administration websites around by the nose?

There is a phenomenal concentration of power in the hands of a few: Internet has seen growing over the top players during the last twenty years. But I think that when it comes to Public bodies, a public interest…

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Posted in Innovazione Pubblica Amministrazione

Email authentication and italian Public Administration: a long way to go

Italian Public Administrations are adopting some e-mail authentication measures like SPF (Sender Policy Framework) and DMARC (Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance) TXT records in their authoritative name servers’ zone file. A little improvement can be…

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Posted in FreeBSD How to

How to setup a DNSViz looking glass on FreeBSD 10.2

I’m sure you already know what DNSViz is, but for those two or three of you over there who still don’t, here is a summary: “DNSViz is a tool for visualizing the status of a…

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Posted in Pubblica Amministrazione

Reliability of italian Public Administration’s websites: 2015 report

Is it sufficient that the legislator provides “Appropriate levels of security” to make italian Public Administration’s websites safe? Apparently not, since only in 2015 hundreds of Internet pages belonging to public bodies have been violated. According…

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Internet e censura nella Pubblica Amministrazione

[Scarica il documento in formato PDF: Antonio Prado, Internet e censura nella Pubblica Amministrazione ] Ricerca sulla inibizione della navigazione dei dipendenti pubblici sul posto di lavoro Sommario Nell’ordinamento italiano è stabilito che gli operatori di rete…

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Posted in Pubblica Amministrazione

Analysis on poor reputation of the italian Public Administration websites

Websites, spam and blacklists: how do they correlate? Everyone could argue that a broken website can (hacked or not) send junk mail, therefore be marked as spam-sending and as a consequence listed in one or…

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Posted in RFC

[RFC 7452] Architectural Considerations in Smart Object Networking

[RFC 7452] La locuzione “Internet of Things” (IoT) si usa per descrivere un gran numero di dispositivi che fa uso di servizi di comunicazione offerti dai protocolli Internet. Molti di questi dispositivi, spesso chiamati “oggetti…

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Posted in RFC

[RFC 7492] Analysis of Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) Security According to the Keying and Authentication for Routing Protocols (KARP) Design Guidelines

[RFC 7492] Questo documento analizza il protocollo Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) secondo le linee guida illustrate nella sezione 4.2 della RFC 6518 “Keying and Authentication for Routing Protocols (KARP) Design Guidelines”.

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[RFC 7489] Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting, and Conformance (DMARC)

[RFC 7489] Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance (DMARC) è un meccanismo scalabile attraverso il quale una organizzazione dalla quale originano e-mail può esprimere criteri a livello di dominio e preferenze per la validazione, la…

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