Nicole Kobie

Recent articles by Nicole Kobie

Reader sandbox protects against zero-day Flash flaw

Reader sandbox protects against zero-day Flash flaw

Adobe warns against critical flaw, but says Reader X users should be safe
Mar 16 2011 2:51PM
F-Secure pulls a McAfee on Mac users

F-Secure pulls a McAfee on Mac users

Beta for Mac security software sounds "serious false alarm", puts safe files in the trash.
Mar 16 2011 2:30PM
iPad 2 costs US$326 in parts

iPad 2 costs US$326 in parts

Teardown results.
Mar 15 2011 6:08AM
iPhone and BlackBerry hacked in security contest

iPhone and BlackBerry hacked in security contest

Windows Phone 7 and Android go unchallenged.
Mar 14 2011 11:34AM
IE9 to arrive Monday as Firefox 4 hits RC

IE9 to arrive Monday as Firefox 4 hits RC

Mozilla and Microsoft are ready to go toe-to-toe with new browsers
Mar 11 2011 9:15AM
Every HP PC to run webOS and Windows

Every HP PC to run webOS and Windows

Plans revealed by chief.
Mar 10 2011 6:02AM
Q&A: what would happen if GPS failed?

Q&A: what would happen if GPS failed?

The author of a report claims we're too dependent on the global positioning system.
Mar 9 2011 9:55AM
Ubuntu 11.10 christened Oneiric Ocelot

Ubuntu 11.10 christened Oneiric Ocelot

Mark Shuttleworth names Ubuntu 11.10 open-source OS, due out in October.
Mar 9 2011 5:55AM
Nokia sells off Qt development platform

Nokia sells off Qt development platform

Dropped after Windows Phone 7 deal.
Mar 8 2011 6:03AM
Google bug bounty tops $100,000 in first year

Google bug bounty tops $100,000 in first year

Google pays out $US14,000 for flaws found in Chrome
Mar 2 2011 12:25PM
Google restoring Gmail messages from tape

Google restoring Gmail messages from tape

A tape backup has saved the day in Google's widely reported Gmail outage
Mar 2 2011 12:16PM
Apple debuts Intel's Thunderbolt in new MacBook Pros

Apple debuts Intel's Thunderbolt in new MacBook Pros

Australian pricing released.
Feb 25 2011 9:14AM
Bug blanks out Google Calendars

Bug blanks out Google Calendars

Google says only a small number of users are affected
Feb 24 2011 10:17AM
How dangerous is Anonymous?

How dangerous is Anonymous?

Are attacks in support of Wikileaks by bored teenagers or cyber-criminals?
Feb 23 2011 9:51AM
Apple audit weeds out toxic factories

Apple audit weeds out toxic factories

Rare insight into working conditions.
Feb 16 2011 10:58AM
McKinnon's mother seeks showdown with Clegg

McKinnon's mother seeks showdown with Clegg

Hacker Gary McKinnon's mother continues to fight battle
Feb 16 2011 10:18AM
Torrent-hunting firm ACS:Law shuts down

Torrent-hunting firm ACS:Law shuts down

Ahead of Tuesday court ruling.
Feb 7 2011 10:10AM
Google accuses Bing of copying its search results

Google accuses Bing of copying its search results

Search giant sets a "honeypot" trap for its Microsoft rival.
Feb 2 2011 1:43PM
Google fails to fix Android flaw

Google fails to fix Android flaw

Vulnerability gives access to apps and SDcard in Nexus S.
Feb 1 2011 10:53AM
Mozilla pays out US$40,000 for web bugs

Mozilla pays out US$40,000 for web bugs

Bountiful dollars up for grabs.
Jan 31 2011 10:02AM

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