Shaun Nichols

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Security vendors scope out 2010 landscape

Security vendors scope out 2010 landscape

A fresh crop of malware is expected to create larger botnets, more extensive infections and new attack vectors in 2010, according to experts.
Dec 17 2009 9:38AM
Amazon moves ahead with Virtual Private Cloud

Amazon moves ahead with Virtual Private Cloud

New price option revealed.
Dec 17 2009 6:34AM
Apple files countersuit against Nokia

Apple files countersuit against Nokia

Companies step up smartphone patent war.
Dec 14 2009 6:51AM
Facebook backs off in privacy spat

Facebook backs off in privacy spat

Network agrees to lock down friend lists.
Dec 14 2009 6:51AM
Cybercrooks getting bolder, says Trend Micro

Cybercrooks getting bolder, says Trend Micro

Increasing competition among online criminals will lead to more brazen
tactics.
Dec 10 2009 10:46AM
Google unveils Chrome for Mac and Linux

Google unveils Chrome for Mac and Linux

Beta releases of browser go live.
Dec 9 2009 4:07PM
Hosting services under attack

Hosting services under attack

Phishing attack aims for site credentials.
Dec 8 2009 3:25PM
Microsoft agrees to randomise browser choices

Microsoft agrees to randomise browser choices

Could implement a shuffle mode.
Dec 7 2009 6:43AM
Google gets into the DNS business

Google gets into the DNS business

Free web directory service.
Dec 5 2009 9:21AM
Microsoft plans half dozen updates for December

Microsoft plans half dozen updates for December

12 flaws to be fixed on Tuesday.
Dec 4 2009 2:49PM
Security worries continue to dog cloud vendors

Security worries continue to dog cloud vendors

Half of all companies concerned about data leaks, say analysts.
Dec 3 2009 1:22PM
Microsoft debunks 'black screen of death' speculation

Microsoft debunks 'black screen of death' speculation

November update does not cause errors.
Dec 2 2009 4:08PM
Virus Bulletin calls for anti-spam collaboration

Virus Bulletin calls for anti-spam collaboration

Anti-spam vendors could act more like anti-virus companies.
Dec 2 2009 11:43AM
Analysts glum on data centre management

Analysts glum on data centre management

Life to get tougher for admins next year.
Nov 26 2009 1:29AM
Apple devices make up third of mobile data load

Apple devices make up third of mobile data load

iPhone, iPod Touch still lead the way in web traffic.
Nov 24 2009 1:59PM
Botnet begins social networking spam run

Botnet begins social networking spam run

'DonBot' makes an offer Twitter can't refuse.
Nov 20 2009 11:32AM
Twilight mania feeds malware writers

Twilight mania feeds malware writers

Fervour over film saga makes easy prey for cyber fiends.
Nov 19 2009 1:45PM
Hackers sentenced for trojan bank heist

Hackers sentenced for trojan bank heist

Cyber thieves facing up to four years in jail.
Nov 18 2009 10:46AM
Controversial historian suffers email hack

Controversial historian suffers email hack

Activists steal account data from David Irving.
Nov 18 2009 10:20AM
HP steps up Extreme Scale-Out push

HP steps up Extreme Scale-Out push

Beefs up high-end server line.
Nov 18 2009 6:25AM

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