Phil Muncaster

Recent articles by Phil Muncaster

Oracle boosts database security with Secerno buy

Oracle boosts database security with Secerno buy

First line of defence.
May 22 2010 8:24AM
Microsoft in Australian IE6 upgrade bid

Microsoft in Australian IE6 upgrade bid

Marketing campaign urges customers to download IE8.
May 17 2010 1:59PM
Twitter phishing scam uses iPhone 4G bait

Twitter phishing scam uses iPhone 4G bait

Sophos warns of latest attempt to extract personal data.
May 17 2010 12:48PM
ITU launches bid to standardise the cloud

ITU launches bid to standardise the cloud

Focus group will coordinate efforts globally.
May 16 2010 11:09PM
Jobs intervened to get iPhone 4G back

Jobs intervened to get iPhone 4G back

New police documents revealed.
May 16 2010 11:09PM
Microsoft campaign compares IE6 to stale milk

Microsoft campaign compares IE6 to stale milk

Aussie advert urges customers to download IE8.
May 16 2010 11:09PM
Botnets exploit Linux owners' ignorance

Botnets exploit Linux owners' ignorance

Symantec warns that port 25 could be the problem.
May 10 2010 9:16AM
Fifa World Cup spam strikes again

Fifa World Cup spam strikes again

Trend Micro warns of new campaign centred around the upcoming tournament.
May 10 2010 9:11AM
ICANN launches first internationalised domain names

ICANN launches first internationalised domain names

Arabic becomes the first non-Latin language to hit the internet.
May 7 2010 6:55AM
Symantec buys PGP and GuardianEdge

Symantec buys PGP and GuardianEdge

Rounds out encryption capabilities.
Apr 30 2010 6:34AM
Surprise spam figures for Linux machines

Surprise spam figures for Linux machines

Sending more spam relative to market share than Windows.
Apr 28 2010 3:24PM
Surprise spam figures for Linux machines

Surprise spam figures for Linux machines

More likely to send spam than Windows?.
Apr 28 2010 8:45AM
Twitter buys SMS start-up Cloudhopper

Twitter buys SMS start-up Cloudhopper

More options in the mobile space.
Apr 26 2010 11:04PM
Backdoor malware targets Apple iPad

Backdoor malware targets Apple iPad

Attacks disguised as iTunes updates.
Apr 26 2010 11:04PM
McAfee apologises for security update blunder

McAfee apologises for security update blunder

Measures being taken to prevent future problems.
Apr 24 2010 6:30AM
VeriSign warns of major social networking threat

VeriSign warns of major social networking threat

Firm uncovers black market trading in millions of compromised accounts.
Apr 23 2010 1:59PM
Cyber criminals quick to pounce on McAfee crash story

Cyber criminals quick to pounce on McAfee crash story

Blackhat SEO techniques could lead to scareware infections.
Apr 23 2010 10:20AM
Cloud computing putting data at increased risk

Cloud computing putting data at increased risk

Hacking attempts double in two years, says latest PwC report.
Apr 22 2010 12:12PM
Information Security Forum opens up to SMEs

Information Security Forum opens up to SMEs

Smaller firms could benefit from access to best practice advice and resources.
Apr 21 2010 12:16PM
Symantec logs 100 per cent rise in new malware

Symantec logs 100 per cent rise in new malware

More targeted and web-based attacks.
Apr 21 2010 10:43AM

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