Big Blue Finds A Better Way To Block Hackers

HOW DO YOU MAKE SURE YOU'RE NOT A VICTIM OF COMPUTER CRIME? An IBM researcher has found a way. Called Haxor, the intrusion-detection software offers some important advances over other systems. Say there's a new program out that can sneak through your current defenses. If you want to update your intrusion-detection software to be on the watch for that program, you need to take the system off-line. Then you're defenseless.

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