50 Open Source Tools To Replace Popular Security Software
May 18, 2010, 14:32 (0 Talkback[s])
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"For this list, we've compiled a set of open source
security tools and their commercial counterparts. We're not
suggesting that the open source apps have all the same features and
use the same methods as the commercial products they can replace.
"Instead, we're saying that they provide end users with some of
the same benefits and deserve consideration, particularly as
businesses small and large look for ways to stretch their
"Open Source Tools: Anti-Spam, Anti-Virus/Anti-Malware,
Anti-Spyware, Application Firewall, Backup, Browser Add-Ons. PAGE
"Open Source Tools: Data Removal, Encryption. PAGE TWO.
"Open Source Tools: File Transfer, Forensics, Gateway/Unified
Threat Management Appliances, Intrusion Detection, Network
Firewalls. PAGE THREE.
"Open Source Tools: Network Monitoring, Password Crackers,
Password Management, User Authentication, Web Filtering. PAGE FOUR.