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5 open source security projects to watch

Jan 26, 2011, 06:04 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rodney Gedda)

[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for this link. ]

"Data security is always top of mind for CIOs and CSOs, and there is no shortage of challenges when it comes to picking the right tool for the job.

"With network and software vulnerabilities growing at a perpetual rate, good security software can help defend against many of the large-scale threats that occur locally and from all over the Internet.

"In this edition of 5 open source things to watch, we take a look at security products that will guard against threats without robbing your kitty.

"1. PacketFence

"PacketFence is an open source Network Access Control (NAC) system for wired and wireless networks developed by Canadian company Inverse."

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