Tom Brewster

Recent articles by Tom Brewster

Motorola found to have infringed Microsoft patent

Motorola found to have infringed Microsoft patent

Most of Microsoft's other complaints dismissed.
Dec 23 2011 8:57AM
Zero-day attack fingered for global DNS crashes

Zero-day attack fingered for global DNS crashes

Internet Systems Consortium releases temporary patch.
Nov 21 2011 11:30AM
BIND 9 DNS crashes, 0day suspected

BIND 9 DNS crashes, 0day suspected

Temporary patch released.
Nov 18 2011 9:47AM
Britian: Cybercrime no excuse to censor web

Britian: Cybercrime no excuse to censor web

Internet must be free, open and not stifled by government.
Nov 3 2011 9:52PM
McAfee releases first DeepSAFE product

McAfee releases first DeepSAFE product

The first sub-OS level security product arrives following Intel's acquisition of McAfee.
Oct 20 2011 9:07AM
EU to legislate on cloud security

EU to legislate on cloud security

Providers asked to become legally liable for any data offences.
Sep 30 2011 7:15AM
EU cloud vendors liable for breaches

EU cloud vendors liable for breaches

Directive asks vendors to prove security and accept liability.
Sep 29 2011 10:25AM
Windows 8 won't kill Linux, says Microsoft

Windows 8 won't kill Linux, says Microsoft

But some don't buy it.
Sep 27 2011 10:23AM
BitTorrent, uTorrent warn of fake AV infection

BitTorrent, uTorrent warn of fake AV infection

Servers compromised.
Sep 15 2011 10:09AM
uTorrent hacked, served malware

uTorrent hacked, served malware

Security charade.
Sep 15 2011 7:47AM
Samsung Galaxy Tab ban upheld in Germany

Samsung Galaxy Tab ban upheld in Germany

Preliminary injunction restricted to Germany.
Sep 13 2011 6:57AM
Android tops mobile hacking charts

Android tops mobile hacking charts

But malware hasn't reached a tipping point.
Aug 24 2011 12:52PM
SAP and Google plan 'big data' Maps

SAP and Google plan 'big data' Maps

Taking advantage of geo-tagged information.
Jul 28 2011 7:09AM
Mozilla builds mobile operating system

Mozilla builds mobile operating system

Firefox creator to challenge Android, iOS.
Jul 27 2011 2:28PM
UK Gov says cloud computing aiding terrorism

UK Gov says cloud computing aiding terrorism

Cloud computing can be used by terrorists as a way of transmitting data without being caught, the UK Government warns.
Jul 14 2011 9:25AM
Anonymous claims Apple login theft

Anonymous claims Apple login theft

Anonymous claims to have taken Apple users' passwords and logins.
Jul 5 2011 7:56PM
LulzSec dumps 62,000 passwords, emails

LulzSec dumps 62,000 passwords, emails

The group continues its hacking campaign, releasing 62,000 passwords and emails for people to play with.
Jun 17 2011 8:37AM
Virgin takes fight to trojan

Virgin takes fight to trojan

The troublesome SpyEye trojan is being tackled head on by a British Government body and ISP, Virgin Media.
Jun 17 2011 8:37AM
Google suspends more Android apps

Google suspends more Android apps

Infected with Plankton spyware.
Jun 15 2011 6:37AM
Nokia's credit rating takes a hit

Nokia's credit rating takes a hit

Microsoft tie-up partly to blame.
Jun 8 2011 7:36AM

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