Wireshark 2.6.1 available in the repository for CentOS 7

This is the first maintenance release of Wireshark 2.6. The repository will bring you to version 2.6.1 automatically. If you haven’t already added the 1310nm.net Wireshark repository, follow the instructions in Wireshark on CentOS7 (TL;DR version). Run yum update to get the latest repository information, and upgrade to the most recent Wireshark version. Updated 24…

Wireshark 2.4.6 on CentOS 7 available via repository

This is the maintenance release of Wireshark 2.4. The repository will automatically update to version 2.4.6. If you want to use it, add the repository following the instructions in Wireshark 2.4 on CentOS7 (TL;DR version) Run yum update to get the latest repository information. Note: 24 May 2018 the repository now also contains Wireshark 2.6.1…

Orange delivers SD-WAN for Siemens

Making a change to the usual SDN acronym, “Siemens Digitalisation Network”  is provided by Orange Business Services. Covering 1500 sites, 94 countries and preparing Siemens for “Industry 4.0”, the network is based on SD-WAN providing a flexible and scalable infrastructure. “As a globally operating company with subsidiaries and divisions all over the world, we need…

Zscaler makes initial trades on Nasdaq

Zscaler has opened for trading on the Nasdaq exchange. Founded in 2007, it makes it’s IPO eleven years later, as the first major technology offering of 2018. The Nasdaq exchange issued a press release, in which it welcomes Zscaler to the exchange. (Nasdaq Welcomes ZSCALER, INC. (NASDAQ: ZS) to the Nasdaq stock market). “In the…

On π day, Raspberry Pi Foundation launch the Pi 3 Model B+

Today is Pi Day, so called because the date, written in the backwards fashion favoured by our American cousins, as 3 14 is a close approximation to the constant that defines the difference in size between a circumference of a circle, and it’s diameter, π or 3.14(15926535897…) So it is apt that the Raspberry Pi Foundation…

Dropbox deploys IPv6 at the edge

Dropbox‘s blog has a post from Haowei Yuan and colleagues, about engineering the Dropbox network to support IPv6 at the edge. Dropbox is serving about 15% of their requests via IPv6 each day. With IPv4 addresses no longer available, they need to support IPv6 to support the growth of their service in areas which are…

Expressif IoT platforms made safe from KRACK

The recent KRACK exploit has led to fears that this will allow further exploitation of IoT platforms, many of which use WiFi for their internet connection. One of the most successful recent IoT platforms is the Espressif ESP8266 chip. It is very cheap which doesn’t require a lot of support circuitry, and provides a robust CPU…