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Italian Public Administration web sites (in)security: 2014 report

Knowledge is the key. Recently Leandro Gelasi pointed me to an interesting report: 2014 Italian Cyber Security Report about awareness, defense and organization in the Public Sector. That’s mostly a detailed analysis of a 61-questions…

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Reverse DNS lookup for Italian Government’s mail exchangers (UPDATES 1-2)

Bleeding edge technology? Definitely not. However, Public Administrations seem to ignore some well known recommendations (RFC 1033, RFC 1912) for their Internet presence and services. This article shows the current status of italian ministries’ (or departments’) mail exchangers: domain,…

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[RFC 7432] BGP MPLS-Based Ethernet VPN

[RFC 7432] Questo documento descrive le procedure per le VPN Ethernet basate su BGP MPLS (EVPN). Le procedure qui descritte sono conformi ai requisiti specificati in RFC 7209 — “Requisiti per le VPN Ethernet (EVPN)”

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[RFC 7398] A Reference Path and Measurement Points for Large-Scale Measurement of Broadband Performance

[RFC 7398] Questo documento definisce un percorso di riferimento per la Misura su Larga scala delle prestazioni degli accessi a banda larga (LMAP) e i punti di rilevazione delle più comuni unità di misura delle…

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Posted in RFC

[RFC 7457] Summarizing Known Attacks on Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Datagram TLS (DTLS)

[RFC 7457] Nel corso degli ultimi anni si sono verificati parecchi e seri attacchi al Transport Layer Security (TLS), compresi attacchi ai suoi cifrari più comuni e alle sue modalità operative. Questo documento riassume questi…

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Posted in RFC

[RFC 7428] Transmission of IPv6 Packets over ITU-T G.9959 Networks

[RFC 7428] Questo documento illustra il formato del frame per la trasmissione dei pacchetti IPv6 e come metodo per formare gli indirizzi IPv6 link-local e gli indirizzi IPv6 autoconfigurati in modo stateless sulle reti ITU-T…

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[RFC 7421] Analysis of the 64-bit Boundary in IPv6 Addressing

[RFC 7421] Il formato dell’indirizzamento unicast IPv6 comprende una separazione tra il prefisso usato per instradare i pacchetti verso una sottorete e l’identificatore dell’interfaccia usata per specificare una data interfaccia connessa a quella sottorete. Al…

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[RFC 7426] Software-Defined Networking (SDN): Layers and Architecture Terminology

[RFC 7426] Software-Defined Networking (SDN) si riferisce a un nuovo approccio per la programmabilità della rete, cioè la capacità di attivare, controllare, cambiare e gestire il comportamento della rete in modo dinamico per mezzo di interfacce…

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How to install KEA on FreeBSD 10.1

KEA is a new open source DHCPv4/DHCPv6 server being developed by Internet Systems Consortium. It’s supposed to become a very high-performance, extensible DHCP server engine for use by enterprises and service providers. Why a new…

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HTTPS Zombies among Italian Public Administration’s web sites

Tales of terror: SSL nightmare. Despite the fact that confidentiality, integrity and identity play a key role in the modern Internet, Italian Public Administrations seem to understimate how a HTTPS web site is important to…

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