Articles By Linda Rosencrance

Citizen satisfaction with government Web sites dips

Citizen satisfaction with government Web sites dips

User satisfaction with U.S. government Web sites dipped slightly from last quarter, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI).The...

September 19th, 2006 Linda Rosencrance
Survey: FirstGov.gov is top fed Web site

Survey: FirstGov.gov is top fed Web site

The federal Web portal FirstGov.gov and the U.S.Department of Agriculture's home page are the most highly ratedfederal Web sites, according...

August 31st, 2006 Linda Rosencrance
Online retailers building better ties with clients

Online retailers building better ties with clients

Online retailers are doing a better job communicating with their customers, but they still gather and re-use personal information without...

August 22nd, 2006 Linda Rosencrance
1,000 per cent rise in vicious attacks on SMB networks

1,000 per cent rise in vicious attacks on SMB networks

The number of "brute force" attacks on small and mid-sized companies has risen dramatically in the past few months, according...

August 2nd, 2006 Linda Rosencrance
IBM touts products to cut data centre energy costs

IBM touts products to cut data centre energy costs

IBM Corp. this month unveiled hardware and software to help automate the management of power consumption in the data centre...

June 22nd, 2006 Linda Rosencrance
Consumers would trade privacy for convenience

Consumers would trade privacy for convenience

While privacy remains a major concern for people around theworld, a majority of consumers would share personal data if theyknew...

April 27th, 2006 Linda Rosencrance
Consumers would trade privacy for convenience

Consumers would trade privacy for convenience

While privacy remains a major concern for people around theworld, a majority of consumers would share personal data if theyknew...

April 27th, 2006 Linda Rosencrance
France launches electronic passports

France launches electronic passports

France has begun issuing electronic passportsthat will allow its citizens to travel to the United States withouta visa, according to...

April 16th, 2006 Linda Rosencrance
US govt agency warned on weak IT security

US govt agency warned on weak IT security

The US Securities and Exchange Commission must bolster itsinformation security to protect corporate financial data and othersensitive information stored in...

April 9th, 2006 Linda Rosencrance
IRS still puts taxpayer data at risk

IRS still puts taxpayer data at risk

The US Internal Revenue Service continues to puttaxpayers personal data at risk by not strengthening itsinformation security systems, according to...

April 2nd, 2006 Linda Rosencrance