Undersea cable cut disrupts Internet, phone traffic

Undersea cable cut disrupts Internet, phone traffic

Internet and telephone traffic between Europe and the Middle East and Asia was hampered Friday after three major underwater data...

December 22nd, 2008 Robert McMillan
U.S. intelligence group gets network security patent

U.S. intelligence group gets network security patent

The U.S. government’s cryptologic organization has patented a technique for figuring out whether someone is tampering with network communication. The...

December 22nd, 2008 Robert McMillan
Readers get their turn to opine

Readers get their turn to opine

It's been a long time since we've done this, so let's take a moment to lighten the mail sack, which...

December 22nd, 2008 Paul McNamara
Penetration testing: dead in 2009?

Penetration testing: dead in 2009?

Penetration testing: Security experts mention it all the time as one of the essential tools of defense-in-depth. Companies have raked...

December 22nd, 2008 Bill Brenner
Microsoft blames own developers 9-year-old Internet Explorer bug

Microsoft blames own developers 9-year-old Internet Explorer bug

Microsoft Corp.'s developers missed a critical bug in Internet Explorer because they weren't properly trained and didn't have the right...

December 22nd, 2008 Gregg Keizer
Internet needs global regulation, says researcher

Internet needs global regulation, says researcher

The Internet needs to be globally regulated if it is to have any chance of stopping scams such as security...

December 22nd, 2008 John E Dunn
Top storage deals of 2008

Top storage deals of 2008

The storage story of 2008 was growth: An accelerating explosion of information, much of it in the form of video,...

December 21st, 2008 Stephen Lawson
Storm sales provide sunny outlook for RIM

Storm sales provide sunny outlook for RIM

Research In Motion announced financial results on Thursday that matched a warning it gave earlier this month, but executives said...

December 21st, 2008 Stephen Lawson
RIM’s Certicom takeover bid hits a snag

RIM’s Certicom takeover bid hits a snag

With barely two weeks to go before the end of the year, Research in Motion Ltd.'s(RIM) $66 million hostile takeover...

December 21st, 2008