How to stop new internet Network Time Protocol attacks

Network Time Protocol

Network Time Protocol … You care about it because it keeps your clocks synchronised. But lately, new internet Network Time Protocol attacks continue to expose its weaknesses.

Does it worry you? If not, it should. Now’s the time to learn how to future proof your business against such threats.

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Why Should Schools Have a Network Time Server?

Network Time Server

Schools are increasingly being targeted by DDoS attacks [Distributed Denial of Service] to the point where access to the internet or computer resources is completely restricted.

How can schools combat this growing problem? A network time server could help to ease attacks.

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Countdown to the Leap Second – 30 June, 2015

If you weren’t aware, there will be an additional leap second occurring on June 30, 2015. Is your NTP time server prepared? Galleon Systems answers some of the frequently asked questions about the upcoming leap second.

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Network Time Protocol: What is its Mode of Operation?

Network Time Protocol can operate according to four [4] different modes. If you’re an NTP beginner, discover the operating modes that define the NTP communication between NTP devices…

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Does a Dedicated NTP Time Server Improve Network Security?

Why should I buy a dedicated NTP time server when I can access one for free on the internet? A good question, and usually a decisive one when it comes to making a decision about time synchronisation for your business. However, 3000+ customers use Galleon time servers. Let us explain why….

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Public Sector Hit Hardest Amid Increasing Number of DDoS Attacks

The rising number of Network Time Protocol DDoS attacks are hitting public sector companies hardest according to Verisign. Why is this happening and what can be done to reduce these attacks? Galleon Systems provides an insight…

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4 Simple Steps to Ping Your NTP Time Server

Are your NTP servers online? If your clocks are failing to update correctly across your network, it’s possible that your NTP server is down. You can ping your NTP time server in 4 simple steps to check its status. Here’s how…

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Accurate Timekeeping Tutorial | GPS & MSF NTP Time Servers

In the market for an accurate timekeeping device? Interested in network time servers? Not sure which to choose? Discover the pros & cons of GPS & MSF time servers, helping you to make the right choice for your business.

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Additional Leap Second in June: Will it Cause Problems?

The Paris Observatory has announced an additional leap second will be added to clocks in June 2015. What does this mean for businesses? Galleon Systems examines.

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Accurate Time: Why is it Important in Healthcare?

It’s not an exaggeration to say that accurate time plays a crucial part in saving lives. Discover why precise time is pivotal when it comes to healthcare & how NTP servers can aid healthcare facilities.

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