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How to setup a DHCP client in Solaris

Setting up a Solaris system as a DHCP client is fairly straight forward, it's just a matter of setting up files on your system.

Preventing a Solaris 'Ping of Death' attack

The Ping of Death attack, first seen in 1996, is achieved using the Internet control message protocol, or ICMP (hence the name ?Ping of Death?).

Solaris FireEngine Project

The Solaris FireEngine project is a high performance networking framework based on an IP classifier and vertical perimeters.

Subnet Mask and Subnetting

Subnetting gives you the possibility to organize your hosts into logical groups, configuration that improves the network security and performance.

IP Address overview

What's an IP address? In short an IP address is the short expression used for Internet Protocol (IP) address.