Featuring 3 Papers as of March 25, 2014
SOHO Remote Access VPN. Easy as Pie, Raspberry Pi... Masters
by Eric Jodoin - December 4, 2013
Free, unencrypted Wireless Access Points (WAPs) have proliferated and are now found in various locations including restaurants, libraries, schools, hotels, airports, etc.
Basic Travel Security Revisited by Thomas Palmer - August 6, 2001
The purpose of this paper is to survey and expand on the techniques put forth by other authors (1,2,3) to keep laptops "safe" while they are outside the protection afforded by a properly configured and maintained network.
Laptop Security: Past, Present by Andrew Mueller - July 10, 2001
This paper will discuss the physical safety measures as well as post theft data protection.
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