network

Our concept of the network must change in the aftermath of WannaCry

Our concept of the network must change in the aftermath of WannaCry

Jay Chaudhry discusses why in the aftermath of WannaCry, our concept of the network has to change.
By Jay Chaudhry Jul 5 2017, 10:28AM
NirSoft unveils NetworkUsageView 1.0

NirSoft unveils NetworkUsageView 1.0

NirSoft has released NetworkUsageView, a handy portable program which displays some of the applications that have been using your network over the past few hours, days or weeks.
By Mike Williams Jun 29 2017, 10:49AM
Classic freeware HostsMan gets its yearly update

Classic freeware HostsMan gets its yearly update

Classic freeware HOSTS manager HostsMan has seen its first update since November 2015.
By Mike Williams Jan 4 2017, 7:58AM
NetWorx 6.0 no longer freeware

NetWorx 6.0 no longer freeware

SoftPerfect has updated its network monitor NetWorx to version 6.0.
By Mike Williams Jan 2 2017, 9:52AM
Get ready for the 2G network shutdown

Get ready for the 2G network shutdown

Balancing cheap phones and plans to replace the soon to be dead 2G networks in Australia
By Anthony Agius Oct 4 2016, 12:15PM
VLC for Android 2.0 merges Android TV and mobile builds together

VLC for Android 2.0 merges Android TV and mobile builds together

New build offers network disk browsing and performance improvements.
By Nick Peers Jun 23 2016, 10:27AM
Colasoft Capsa Network Analyzer 9 released

Colasoft Capsa Network Analyzer 9 released

Colasoft has shipped Colasoft Capsa Network Analyzer 9, the latest build of its comprehensive network analyser.
By Mike Williams Jun 22 2016, 10:29AM
Turn your PC into a wifi hotspot with NirSoft’s HostedNetworkStarter

Turn your PC into a wifi hotspot with NirSoft’s HostedNetworkStarter

NirSoft has released HostedNetworkStarter, a free tool which turns your wifi-enabled PC or laptop into a wireless hotspot.
By Mike Williams Apr 4 2016, 10:30AM
NetworkMiner 2.0 adds keyword filtering

NetworkMiner 2.0 adds keyword filtering

NETRESEC has shipped NetworkMiner 2.0, the latest edition of its powerful network forensic analysis tool.
By Mike Williams Feb 15 2016, 11:45AM
NirSoft’s WifiHistoryView reveals your laptop’s network history

NirSoft’s WifiHistoryView reveals your laptop’s network history

NirSoft has unveiled WifiHistoryView, a free tool for Windows Vista and later which displays the history of your computer’s wireless network connections.
By Mike Williams Jan 11 2016, 12:31PM
DNS Jumper 2.0 brings faster DNS testing

DNS Jumper 2.0 brings faster DNS testing

Sordum has released DNS Jumper 2.0, an update of its freeware DNS changer for Windows.
By Mike Williams Jul 1 2015, 2:11PM
GlassWire network monitor debuts commercial builds

GlassWire network monitor debuts commercial builds

The excellent free Windows network monitor GlassWire is now also available in Basic, Pro, and Elite versions.
By Mike Williams Jun 2 2015, 11:28AM
TCPLogView 1.15 automatically logs open net connections

TCPLogView 1.15 automatically logs open net connections

NirSoft has updated TCPLogView 1.15 and TCPLogView (64-bit) 1.15 to automatically log TCP connections as they’re opened and closed on Windows 2000-8.
By Mike Williams Mar 23 2015, 1:57PM
NirSoft’s WirelessConnectionInfo displays in-depth wifi stats

NirSoft’s WirelessConnectionInfo displays in-depth wifi stats

NirSoft has announced the release of WirelessConnectionInfo, a free tool which displays detailed stats on the active wifi connection under Windows Vista and later.
By Mike Williams Jan 21 2015, 12:43AM
Enterprise network monitor ServersCheck now free

Enterprise network monitor ServersCheck now free

ServersCheck has announced the release of ServersCheck 12, its hugely comprehensive enterprise-level network/ web/ system and server monitor.
By Mike Williams Nov 10 2014, 11:51AM
File transfer app Dukto available for Android

File transfer app Dukto available for Android

Emanuele Colombo has announced an official Android release of his file transfer tool Dukto, which is also available for Windows, OS X, Linux, Symbian and more (there’s even a commercial iOS version).
By Mike Williams May 26 2014, 8:35AM
Yahoo malware turns "millions" of PCs into Bitcoin network

Yahoo malware turns "millions" of PCs into Bitcoin network

Hackers use malware to install Bitcoin-mining software on European PCs
By Shona Ghosh Jan 10 2014, 7:51AM
NirSoft’s new NetworkConnectLog tracks everything that connects to your network

NirSoft’s new NetworkConnectLog tracks everything that connects to your network

The ever-productive Nir Sofer has announced another NirSoft freebie, NetworkConnectLog, which monitors your network and logs each device as it connects and disconnects.
By Mike Williams Sep 26 2013, 10:13AM
New list of soon-to-be NBN-enabled suburbs released

New list of soon-to-be NBN-enabled suburbs released

The NBN Co has just released a nation-wide list of locations to get connected by 2016 - do you make the cut?
By David Hollingworth May 6 2013, 1:51PM
Set your default internet connection with NirSoft’s new NetConnectChoose

Set your default internet connection with NirSoft’s new NetConnectChoose

NirSoft’s prolific Nir Sofer has announced his latest release, NetConnectChoose. And it’s a tiny tool which displays all your active internet connections, and allows you to choose one that Windows should use by default. But if...
By Mike Williams Apr 5 2013, 11:07AM