A new subject for this blog – there are a number of open source tools out there which can be used to test and verify security of a network. They’re now being brought together in ‘live’ Linux CDs. Three such packages are reviewed here:
Handy review of available free forensic and security testing solutions: Deft, Backtrack, HELIX
Mind you, as e-participation moved towards the centre of the political process, the need to audit environmental security can only increase.