Posts Tagged ‘Timing’

Network Time Servers: Is Security Hardening Disclosure a Roadmap for Exploitation?

I think we would agree the publishing of Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVEs) is a very useful mechanism to collectively evolve and harden our networks and products. It starts the timer, if you will, on a race between the black hats and organizations to respectively exploit or neutralize the CVE. Read more »

Banking Security Eclipses Accuracy in a Network Time Server

Things change in unexpected ways, even in network time servers, which in their most basic form are “just clocks.” Back in the day, new software releases came out chock full of new features and, to a lesser extent, bug fixes. We promoted those new features and benefits Read more »

5 Essential Elements of Network Time Synchronization: Element 4 (Part 6 of 8)

The Five Elements – Part 4: Robust Network Time Management

Managing a network of devices as a whole is different from managing specific devices. The availability and reliability of accurate time across the entire network—not just a part of it—must be guaranteed. Read more »

5 Essential Elements of Network Time Synchronization: Element 2 (Part 4 of 8)

The Five Elements – Part 2: A Timekeeping Architecture that Fits

Acquiring UTC from GPS requires taking the signal off the air and delivering it to the clients (PCs, workstations, servers, controllers, etc.) that rely on accurate time Read more »

Microsemi’s SyncServer S80 Wins Security Industry Association’s Network Support Solutions Award

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced it is the recipient of the Security Industry Association’s (SIA) New Product Showcase (NPS) award Read more »