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US tops botnet charts 
By Eric Doyle | Oct 20, 2010 | Comment Now 
18.6% of spam.
 
Apple sells 3.27 million iPads in three months 
By Liam Tung | Jul 21, 2010 | Comment Now 
Denies creating product shortages.
 
Michael Jackson still a popular spam lure 
By Shaun Nichols | Jun 28, 2010 | Comment Now 
King of Pop still popular as bait for scammers.
 
Is the Mariposa botnet still functioning? 
By Dan Raywood | Jun 24, 2010 | Comment Now 
Claims that the Mariposa botnet is still alive.
 
Spyware that targets Mac applications still lingering 
By Dan Kaplan | Jun 8, 2010 | Comment Now 
Distributor denies wrong-doing.
 
ACMA: Customers still don't want telemarketing calls 
Apr 23, 2010 | Comment Now 
First round of renewals going strong.
 
Intel talks up WiMax2 research 
By Shaun Nichols | Apr 14, 2010 | Comment Now 
Company joins efforts to find successor to WiMax.
 
Email recipients still falling for spam, finds survey 
By Dan Kaplan | Mar 29, 2010 | Comment Now 
Half of all users respond to spam.
 
Switch market showing signs of recovery 
By Phil Muncaster | Mar 22, 2010 | Comment Now 
Cisco loses market share while HP grows.
 
Security group releases new Conficker figures 
By Ben Grubb | Jan 4, 2010 | Comment Now 
Telstra hosts most infected users in Australia.
 
McAfee warns: No repeat of McColo shutdown 
By Phil Muncaster | Dec 15, 2009 | Comment Now 
Botnet herders have learned their lesson.
 
Stronger botnets and increased spam detections in 2009 
By Dan Raywood | Dec 9, 2009 | Comment Now 
Cybercriminals learn lessons from McColo shutdown.
 
One year later, McColo bust does little to slow spam 
By Shaun Nichols | Nov 13, 2009 | Comment Now 
Junk mail levels higher than ever.
 
Firms still not getting full benefits from CRM 
By Dave Bailey | Jul 22, 2009 | Comment Now 
On-demand fails to excite.
 
PC infections rising as botnets try to reseed 
By Iain Thomson | Jun 12, 2009 | Comment Now 
McAfee is reporting that it has seen a sharp rise in the number of PC infection and malware variants as botnet operators try to rebuild their networks after the McColo shutdown.
 
Spam server shutdown has little effect 
By Iain Thomson | Jun 8, 2009 | Comment Now 
The shutdown of the Pricewert internet service provider (ISP) looks unlikely to have the same crushing effect of spam as theMcColo closure last year.
 
Google considers dropping beta tag 
By Madeline Bennett | May 30, 2009 | Comment Now 
Google has revealed that it is considering taking some of its products out of beta, after years of keeping flagship applications such as Gmail in test status.
 
Conficker threat continues to grow 
By Shaun Nichols | May 22, 2009 | Comment Now 
Weeks after leaving the media spotlight, the Conficker malware infection continues to spread, according to experts.
 
Cobol skills still prized by CIOs 
By Martin Courtney | May 22, 2009 | Comment Now 
Cobol has long been written off as old hat, but many CIOs at large UK organisations have little choice but to carry on employing Cobol developers to maintain and enhance legacy ...
 
Botnet ranks continue to swell 
By Shaun Nichols | May 5, 2009 | Comment Now 
The number of computers being infected for use in botnets has soared in recent months, according to McAfee.
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