Shon Harris


Shon Harris is a security consultant, a freelance technical writer, an instructor, and MCSE, and a CISSP. She has written two CISSP study guides for McGraw-Hill.

To the general public, NIPS and HIPS might sound like a program about plastic surgery, but to security administrators, NIPS and HIPS means much more.
Greater WLAN Security with 802.11i
The new 802.11i standard is on the horizon. Here's a primer about how its security components provide stronger security than 802.11 provides.
How 802.11i Addresses WEP's Core Deficiencies
Here's how 802.11i provides stronger security than WEP.
Learning from SQL Slammer
Learn how to protect your systems from future attacks by SQL Slammer and similar worms.
802.11 Security Shortcomings 4
The confidential information you're sending across your wireless network might not be as secure as you think. Learn about 802.11's inherent weaknesses.

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