These pages provide resources and information on more technical topics - but
they are not exclusively for technical staff!
This section points to materials which will be of use to both those new to online security and privacy issues, as well to more advanced users. Topics covered include viruses, network and server security, encryption, and Internet security in the workplace.
The term "computer network" can refer to anything from two computers connected together, to large-scale Local Area Networks (LANs), to the Internet itself - the "network of networks." This page offers a small collection of links to introductory and general resources on the topic.
The high cost of conventional "wired" infrastructure is an obstacle to
those looking to harness the potential of ICTs for development and
social change. Wireless technologies offer tested, low-cost options to
complement conventional infrastructure.