Cndnsd Vrsn: 4 PM **Tuesday** August 15 ACS Room 123- Intrusion Detection
The next meeting of the Front Range UNIX Users Group will be held at 4:00
P.M. on Tuesday August 15.
Intrusion detection systems are designed to alert network managers to
unusual or possibly hostile events within the network. Marcus Ranum,
in town for the USENIX Security Conference, will
provide a technical overview of intrusion detection and forensic tools and
Marcus J. Ranum is CEO and founder of Network Flight Recorder, Inc. He is
the principal author of several major Internet firewall products,
the DEC SEAL, the TIS Gauntlet, and the TIS Internet Firewall Toolkit.
Marcus has been managing UNIX systems and network security for over 13
years, including configuring and managing whitehouse.gov. Marcus is a
frequent lecturer and conference speaker.
If you haven't already registered for the USENIX Security Conference
in Denver, or for Marcus Ranum's Monday tutuorial,
send your browser to:
http://www.usenix.org/events/sec2000/ and register today!
This meeting will be in room 123 of
the CU Academic Computing Center building at Arapahoe and Marine Streets in
Boulder. Marine St intersects Arapahoe at 38th St; the Computing Center is
on the southwest corner.
Notes and resources from our other past meetings are available at
Tune into this page for notes and URLs from our last meeting on wireless
We're working on a meeting on supercomputer technology for our
We have a several new titles from our publisher friends this
From Addison Wesley:
Developing e-Commerce Sites, by Vivek Sharma and Rajiv Sharma
From New Riders:
Web Application Development with PHP 4.0, by Tobias Ratschiller and Till
From O'Reilly & Associates:
Building Internet Firewalls, Second Edition, by Elizabeth D. Zwicky,
Simon Cooper, and D. Brent Chapman
And, from the USENIX Association:
Proceedings of the 2000 USENIX Annual Technical Conference,
San Diego, June 18-23 2000
Proceedings of the FREENIX Track: 2000 USENIX Annual Technical
Conference, San Diego, June 18-23 2000
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you must be on the membership list to check books out. Books are due at the
meeting following the one in which they are checked out.
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overdue book list; please make
sure that, if we list your name, it's not in error.
We count on you returning books on time so that other members
may have the chance to use them as well.
Remember that your FRUUG membership entitles you to 20% off
books from O'Reilly & Associates when ordered through their
toll-free number, (800) 998-9938. Mention discount code DSUG.
Last Updated: 8 Aug, 2000
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