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EU regulators step up Intel probe 
Sep 14, 2006 | Comment Now 
Investigation centres on AMD's claims of being 'locked out' by Intel.
 
Intel quits optical network market 
Sep 14, 2006 | Comment Now 
Chip giant US$3b out of pocket as it offloads business to Cortina Systems.
 
IBM develops mobile system for the hard of hearing 
Sep 14, 2006 | Comment Now 
Location-specific alerts delivered via SMS.
 
Networks to be accountable in mobile phone theft 
Jul 31, 2006 | Comment Now 
New charter aims to reduce mobile phone crime.
 
Microsoft hints at further Vista delay 
Jul 31, 2006 | Comment Now 
November debut could be pushed back, say analysts.
 
Don't trust some 'trusted' websites 
May 12, 2006 | Comment Now 
Although most of web users feel relatively safe when we click on search results or visit the web sites or blogs of trusted businesses or friends, we should not be so carefree, ...
 
FTC charges internet marketers over CAN-SPAM violations 
May 12, 2006 | Comment Now 
The Federal Trade Commission has charged two internet marketers with violating the U.S. CAN-SPAM Act.
 
U.S. court jails Ukrainian software pirate  
May 11, 2006 | Comment Now 
Self-confessed software pirate Maksym Vysochanskyy, a Ukrainian national, has been sentenced in a San Jose, California, federal court to 35 months in prison, three years ...
 
Firm: BSA may unintentionally encourage piracy 
May 10, 2006 | Comment Now 
The Business Software Alliance (BSA) today came under fire for launching a U.K. anti-piracy program that appeals to disgruntled employees by offering generous financial ...
 
Spyware stages ‘significant counterattack’ 
May 10, 2006 | Comment Now 
Spyware made a significant comeback during the first quarter of 2006, new threat-monitoring research has revealed.
 
Viruses still the biggest IT fear for U.K. firms 
May 9, 2006 | Comment Now 
The vast majority of U.K.-based small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) believe that viruses are the biggest security threat to their IT systems, according to new research.
 
NCSA launches national children's safety campaign 
May 9, 2006 | Comment Now 
The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), yesterday launched a national awareness campaign titled, "Help Keep Kids Connected and Protected" to educate teachers and parents ...
 
Zombie hacker pleads guilty to hospital infection 
May 8, 2006 | Comment Now 
A U.S. man has pleaded guilty of creating a zombie network of 50,000 computers to launch a devastating attack against a Seattle hospital.
 
Malware targeting Linux on the increase 
May 8, 2006 | Comment Now 
The number of malicious programs that attacked Linux operating systems during 2005 was more than double the previous year’s figure, according to new research.
 
Study: Most malware made to make money 
May 5, 2006 | Comment Now 
Malicious software coded by cyber criminals for financial gain accounted for some 70 percent of all malware detected during the first quarter of 2006, according to a report ...
 
Mac OS X vulnerabilities jump 228 percent in three years 
May 5, 2006 | Comment Now 
Security experts warned today that malware attacks targeting Macintosh OS X are on the rise - and by no small margin.
 
Russian virus exchange creator jailed 
May 4, 2006 | Comment Now 
Russian authorities have jailed a hacker who not only created his own malware, but ran two websites distributing more than 4,000 different computer viruses.
 
Postini study: IM attacks jump sharply 
May 4, 2006 | Comment Now 
Instant messaging (IM) attacks jumped sharply during April, while spam and virus volumes held steady, new threat assessment data from Postini has revealed.
 
Vietnamese DDos attacker arrested 
May 3, 2006 | Comment Now 
A Vietnamese man accused of launching a large-scale distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack against a commercial website was arrested by local authorities.
 
MessageLabs: U.S. top malware nation 
May 3, 2006 | Comment Now 
U.S. hackers account for more malware, spam and phishing attacks than those in any other nation, new research has claimed.
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