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10 Network Security Steps for Every Small Business

Jun 03, 2011, 07:03 (2 Talkback[s])

"One of the best ways to see if you have open ports or visible network vulnerabilities is to do the same thing that an attacker would do -- scan your network.

"By scanning your network with the same tools that security researchers (and attackers) use, you'll see what they see. Among the most popular network scanning tools is the open source nmap tool). For Windows users, the Nmap download now includes a graphical user interface, so it's now easier than ever to scan your network with industry standard tools, for free."

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