IBM researchers find new way to ‘AXE’ viruses

IBM researchers find new way to ‘AXE’ viruses

Researchers at IBM's Almaden Labs have developed a way to keep those nasty worms and viruses from running on computers,...

October 30th, 2005 Robert McMillan

Antivirus companies warn about Bagle.AG threat

Antivirus companies warn about Bagle.AG threat

Network administrators returning to work after the weekend can enjoy a fresh Bagle with their coffee — and no, it's...

July 18th, 2004 Paul Roberts

War Stories

War Stories

With 60,000 employees, a $65 billion budget and 22 ministries, the government of Ontario has the unenviable task of providing...

April 5th, 2004 Chris Conrath

New Netsky variant blames users

New Netsky variant blames users

A new version of the Netsky e-mail worm is programmed to launch a distributed denial of service attack on peer-to-peer...

March 28th, 2004 Paul Roberts

Two IT chiefs tell their security tales

Two IT chiefs tell their security tales

Ariel Silverstone has 55,000 people who rely on him to keep Temple University's networks running. But unlike the corporate world...

March 18th, 2004 Chris Conrath

Latest Mydoom variant deletes files

Latest Mydoom variant deletes files

The latest variant of the Mydoom virus, discovered Friday, is still spreading and actively deleting files from victims' computers, security...

February 24th, 2004 Scarlet Pruitt

Experts warn of new NetSky worm variant

Experts warn of new NetSky worm variant

Antivirus software companies are warning that a new version of the NetSky e-mail worm is circulating on the Internet, only...

February 17th, 2004 Paul Roberts

Symantec under fire for bugs, flaws

Symantec under fire for bugs, flaws

It's shaping up to be a bad week for antivirus software company Symantec Corp., after researchers raised alarms about security...

June 25th, 2003 Paul Roberts

Microsoft scoops up antivirus technology

Microsoft scoops up antivirus technology

In an announcement that could send reverberations throughout the antivirus software world, Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday that it was acquiring...

June 10th, 2003 Paul Roberts