Articles By Brian Sullivan

‘Cute’ Trojan horse attacks through e-mail

‘Cute’ Trojan horse attacks through e-mail

A pair of antivirus companies is warning users to look out for an e-mail worm that could allow attackers to...

May 8th, 2002 Brian Sullivan
Trial is Hewlett’s last chance to stop merger

Trial is Hewlett’s last chance to stop merger

Walter Hewlett will open the final round of his battle to stop Hewlett Packard Co.'s merger with Compaq Computer Corp....

April 22nd, 2002 Brian Sullivan
GE Capital plans 7,000 layoffs

GE Capital plans 7,000 layoffs

General Electric Capital Corp. is expected to lay off 7,000 of its 90,000 workers worldwide, but the job cuts won't...

April 15th, 2002 Brian Sullivan
Security experts say voice mail is vulnerable

Security experts say voice mail is vulnerable

Security consultants aren't surprised that someone managed to take a voice mail Hewlett-Packard Co. chairwoman and CEO Carly Fiorina left...

April 11th, 2002 Brian Sullivan
Security experts say voice mail is vulnerable

Security experts say voice mail is vulnerable

Security consultants aren't surprised that someone managed to take a voice mail Hewlett-Packard Co. chairwoman and CEO Carly Fiorina left...

April 11th, 2002 Brian Sullivan
Monitored by your monitor?

Monitored by your monitor?

Better draw the blinds and turn on the lights if you're writing something you'd rather keep secret. A German researcher...

March 31st, 2002 Brian Sullivan
IM users warned to beware of intruders

IM users warned to beware of intruders

Tens of thousands of people have reportedly been tricked into downloading malicious software onto their computers from Internet Relay Chat...

March 20th, 2002 Brian Sullivan
Researcher sees security risk in computer’s glow

Researcher sees security risk in computer’s glow

A German research student says that under the right conditions, hackers could steal information off cathode-ray tube (CRT) computer screens...

March 10th, 2002 Brian Sullivan
Klez.e worm threat appears to be contained

Klez.e worm threat appears to be contained

Symantec Corp. said it considered the Klez.e worm a relatively low threat, though a spokesman said the company had received...

March 6th, 2002 Brian Sullivan
Florida man faces charges of identity theft

Florida man faces charges of identity theft

U.S. Secret Service agents and Jacksonville County Sheriff's officers arrested a 30-year-old Florida man who authorities allege was trying to...

March 6th, 2002 Brian Sullivan