Xen patches admin privilege escalation vulnerability 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Allows admins with limited privileges to take full control.
 
Hacking Team tells clients to stop using its spyware 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Government spy ops could be exposed.
 
Microsoft backtracks on free Windows 10 for early testers  
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Must stay with Insider program to get activated releases.
 
Tech giants back Open Container Project 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
CoreOS, Docker unite to standardise containers.
 
Microsoft rules out free Win10 upgrades for pirate copies 
By Juha Saarinen | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will offer other upgrade options.
 
Defanging Venom hypervisor attacks 'easy': researcher 
By Juha Saarinen | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Single configuration change required.
 
Don’t let big data get you into big trouble 
By Juha Saarinen | May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Think before you download unsigned, unauthenticated code.
 
Google backs Docker container rival CoreOS 
By Allie Coyne | May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Appc gains ground with inclusion in Kubernetes.
 
Critical software bug could down Boeing 787s mid-flight 
By Allie Coyne | May 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Airline told to reboot every 248 days.
 
Adelaide Uni unshackles students from workstations 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Virtual apps respond to BYOD boom.
 
NAB takes new approach to software testing 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opts for units over man hours.
 
WTO talks on IT trade deal collapse 
Dec 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will try again next year.
 
Microsoft pulls buggy Win 7 update over critical errors 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Root cert patch causes issues with graphics drivers, Windows Defender.
 
Microsoft discovers new Windows zero-day exploiting PowerPoint 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
All Windows versions affected except Server 2003.
 
Symantec confirms split into IT, security companies 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Plans separation by end of 2015.
 
Business-focused Windows 10 brings back the Start menu 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Microsoft skips 9 for the "greatest enterprise platform ever".
 
Amazon forced to reboot EC2 to patch Xen bug 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rolling restarts over next week.
 
SITA switches data centre over to Telstra 
By Brett Winterford | Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Migrates facility over a weekend.
 
RBS reaches settlement to use finance software 
Aug 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Settles lawsuit after judge blocked use.
 
USB devices offer hackers direct route into computers 
Aug 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
New research finds USB malware can evade PC security.
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