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Paul Rubens

Contributing Writer, Enterprise Networking Planet

Paul Rubens started out as an investment banker in the 1980s, before moving in to journalism in 1991. Since going freelance in 1998, he has contributed to the technology sections of many leading international publications including The Economist and The Financial Times, as well as writing for specialist business technology publications including EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet, eSecurityPlanet, Computing and TechRadar. He is also sub-editor of Pinball Magazine, the world's leading publication devoted to the silver ball.

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Web Acceleration Does More Than Speed Things Up

Nobody likes waiting for a chunky, AJAXified app, but the latest Web application accelerators do much more than grease the Web 2.0 skids.

Don't Be a Googledork

Google's inquisitive spider turns up more than just the payroll spreadsheets and sensitive documents the mainstream press likes to report on.

Network Security: Digging Tunnels to the Outside World

You want to restrict traffic and enhance network security, your users want to get at that traffic. Here are a few techniques that demonstrate how tossing up a firewall won't do you any favors.

Metasploit: Join the Arms Race

Beloved of penetration testers, Metasploit is available to everyone -- even the black hats. Take a quick tour then arm yourself, too.

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