Toronto provider says it won’t tolerate spyware

Toronto provider says it won’t tolerate spyware

A Toronto Web hosting company says it will demand the removal of Internet surveillance software on its servers if there’s...

March 14th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Intego warns Mac users of OSX spyware threat

Intego warns Mac users of OSX spyware threat

Mac software security specialists Intego has warned users of Apple Inc.’s Macintoshes of a potential new threat. Intego claims to...

June 1st, 2010 nick spence

BlackBerry, other smart phone users easy spy targets

BlackBerry, other smart phone users easy spy targets

KUALA LUMPUR — IPhone lovers and other smart phone users should take heed: A security researcher showed ways to spy...

October 7th, 2009 Dan Nystedt

Misdirected spyware infects hospital

Misdirected spyware infects hospital

It was a bad idea from the start, but even as bad ideas go, this one went horribly wrong.A 38-year-old...

September 18th, 2009 Robert McMillan

Best practices a guiding light for anti-spyware vendors

Best practices a guiding light for anti-spyware vendors

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEA U.S. coalition recently unveiled two documents that should help anti-spyware vendors in their ongoing crusade against...

March 11th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Big browser is watching you

Big browser is watching you

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEInternet Explorer, Firefox, Opera and other browsers keep accurate records of your online activities, and not just...

December 19th, 2006 Ben Camm-Jones

The 25 worst tech products of all time

The 25 worst tech products of all time

16. Comet Systems Comet Cursor (1997)Thank Comet Cursor for introducing spyware to an ungrateful nation. This simple program had one...

September 7th, 2006 Dan Tynan

Gateway code detectives sift through Web content

Gateway code detectives sift through Web content

The Internet is rife with rogue elements of malicious code, and market research says it’s getting uglier out there. Many...

June 22nd, 2006 Mark Els

Kazaa, SpyAxe badware, report says

Kazaa, SpyAxe badware, report says

The popular Kazaa P-to-P (peer-to-peer) file-trading software and a supposed spyware-blocking application are among the first four programs identified as...

March 22nd, 2006 Grant Gross