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Microsoft virus bounty leads to Sasser arrest

Microsoft virus bounty leads to Sasser arrest

A multi-million dollar Microsoft Corp. reward program to encourage people to identify computer virus writers has led to the arrest...

May 11th, 2004 Martyn Williams
Another Sasser worm appears

Another Sasser worm appears

A new version of the Sasser Internet worm, Sasser-F, appeared on Monday, despite claims by German authorities to have arrested...

May 10th, 2004 Paul Roberts
RSA adds federated ID management

RSA adds federated ID management

RSA Security Inc. this week announced Federated Identity Manager, Java-based server software that can be used to exchange recognized "trust...

May 9th, 2004 Ellen Messmer
Tough talk for vendors

Tough talk for vendors

Her boss says things like: "We know how to build systems that never fail." Her company puts the word "unbreakable"...

May 5th, 2004 Richard Bray
India’s parliament deals with data security fears

India’s parliament deals with data security fears

Aiming to quell concern from Western users of outsourcing services, India is likely to have a tighter data protection and...

May 5th, 2004 IDG News Service
MS: Almost 1.5M download Sasser cleanup tool

MS: Almost 1.5M download Sasser cleanup tool

Almost 1.5 million Windows customers downloaded a cleanup tool for the Sasser Internet worm in the first two days after...

May 4th, 2004 Paul Roberts
Sasser worm expected to hit hard

Sasser worm expected to hit hard

A new series of worms released onto the Internet exploits a critical security vulnerability in Microsoft Corp.'s Windows XP and...

May 2nd, 2004 David Legard
Products secure corporate networks from infections

Products secure corporate networks from infections

Product announcements in April from three security companies underscore the growing interest in so-called “end point” security products that protect...

April 30th, 2004 Paul Roberts
Study: UK companies warned twice about security

Study: UK companies warned twice about security

The average British business is now hit by a security incident every month, or once a week for larger companies,...

April 29th, 2004 Matthew Broersma
Windows XP update delayed

Windows XP update delayed

Service Pack 2 for Windows XP, originally planned to ship in the first half of the year, will now at...

April 28th, 2004 Joris Evers