Vista’s encryption could vex investigators

Vista’s encryption could vex investigators

Encryption features in Microsoft Corp.'s upcoming OS release, Windows Vista, could pose tricky challenges for criminal investigators, a Cambridge University...

February 19th, 2006 Jeremy Kirk

Partnership helps banks think outside the IT box

Partnership helps banks think outside the IT box

An IT research partnership involving Canada’s leading banks, Bell Canada, and the University of Toronto’s Centre for the Management of...

October 31st, 2005 Vincent Wright

IBM seeks to boost use of digital certificates by banks

IBM seeks to boost use of digital certificates by banks

IBM Corp. is hoping to encourage banks to make more use of digital certificates through a tie-up with trusted identity...

July 6th, 2005 China Martens

B2B venture maps rebound

B2B venture maps rebound

Computerworld (U.S.) After going nearly a year without a CEO, Identrus LLC this week said it has hired a chief...

May 26th, 2003 Bob Brewin

Windows security certificates vulnerable to attack

Windows security certificates vulnerable to attack

Attackers could remotely corrupt or delete digital certificates stored on computers running most versions of the Windows operating system due...

August 28th, 2002 Peter Sayer

Web-based service will provide binding signature

Web-based service will provide binding signature

Recent legislation has made electronic signatures legally binding basically around the globe, according to Blake Sutherland.Sutherland, product manager of Ottawa-based...

May 3rd, 2001 Victoria Berry

VeriSign issues false Microsoft digital certificates

VeriSign issues false Microsoft digital certificates

Microsoft Corp. on Thursday began to warn users that VeriSign Inc. erroneously issued two digital certificates to someone masquerading as...

March 23rd, 2001 Brian Fonseca

Critical Path acquires PeerLogic in US$400-million deal

Critical Path acquires PeerLogic in US$400-million deal

E-mail outsourcing giant Critical Path Inc. continues its acquisition streak with Tuesday's purchase of PeerLogic Inc., a directory services firm...

August 10th, 2000 Carolyn Duffy Marsan

Security Measures

Security Measures

Signing on the dotted line is the one action that makes most banking transactions official. It is a verification of...

April 30th, 2000 Carolyn Gruske