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DSTO asks for better recognition of 'bad' images

DSTO asks for better recognition of 'bad' images

The Defence Science and Technology Organisation has called on facial recognition system makers to build in more intelligence and improve recognition of low-resolution and partially obscured images.
May 29 2009 2:56PM
Google owns up to service outage

Google owns up to service outage

Google is blaming an error in its traffic routing system for causing a service outage that lasted several hours overnight.
May 15 2009 11:50AM
Facebook code error allows user accidental control of 17 pages

Facebook code error allows user accidental control of 17 pages

Administrative control for around 17 Facebook pages was inadvertently handed to a user.
Mar 31 2009 11:17AM
"Error Check System" attack hits Facebook

"Error Check System" attack hits Facebook

A new rogue application is spreading throughout Facebook, much to the chagrin of security experts.
Feb 24 2009 3:02PM
Employers need to educate employees on security policy

Employers need to educate employees on security policy

Human error is the main security issue for IT directors, according to research from Clavister.
Nov 27 2008 10:09AM
Human error becomes biggest security fear

Human error becomes biggest security fear

Human error has become the biggest security concern for IT directors, according to new research from gateway security firm Secure Computing.
Nov 15 2008 10:20AM
Human error and complacency biggest IT security threats

Human error and complacency biggest IT security threats

Human error and complacency remain the biggest threats to an organisation's IT security.
May 7 2008 11:04AM
Coding error exposes sex offender personal data

Coding error exposes sex offender personal data

A software security researcher has exploited a flaw in the sex offender registry webpage operated by the Oklahoma Department of Corrections.
Apr 18 2008 9:52AM
Web banking risk down to human error

Web banking risk down to human error

The vast majority of internet banking users are not taking even basic steps to protect themselves online, according to a new study..
Nov 9 2007 7:52AM
Microsoft 'error' shuts out .Mac

Microsoft 'error' shuts out .Mac

An "internal error" last week caused Microsoft's Windows Live Messenger to tell Macintosh users to switch out of Apple's e-mail service in order to access the messaging application.
Sep 24 2007 10:37PM
PlusNet error deletes users' email

PlusNet error deletes users' email

UK-based Internet service provider PlusNet has accidentally deleted around 10 percent of its customers' emails following an upgrade to its spam system.
Aug 28 2007 8:11AM
Some websites reporting common error code contain adware

Some websites reporting common error code contain adware

Hackers are using 404 error messages to their advantage by creating fake sites containing the message to load spyware and adware, security researchers said today.
Dec 5 2006 12:22PM
Human error named in latest SANS Top 20

Human error named in latest SANS Top 20

The SANS Institute, (SysAdmin, Audit, Network, Security Institute), has for the first time named human error to its twice-annual Top 20 Internet Security Attack Targets list, a line-up that, until now, was reserved solely for technology.
Nov 15 2006 9:43PM
Google down – hijacking or human error?

Google down – hijacking or human error?

Google refuted rumors it was hacked on Sunday, following a 15 minute downtime.
May 10 2005 12:29PM
Password human error “could prove disastrous”

Password human error “could prove disastrous”

The latest research shows that the overwhelming majority of IT security breaches are down to human error.
Mar 17 2005 12:37PM
Police to investigate email error

Police to investigate email error

NSW Police have admitted to mistakenly emailing partial images of child pornography to 1800 government school principals across the state.
Nov 26 2004 12:00AM
Idol error redirects TV fans to porn site

Idol error redirects TV fans to porn site

An unfortunate blunder has left online fans of TV's Australian Idol potentially accessing a porn site.
Nov 22 2004 12:00AM
Human error to blame for most security breaches

Human error to blame for most security breaches

Human error is the main reason for most IT security breaches, but that the problem can be mitigated by better training for the staff concerned.
Mar 31 2004 5:25PM

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