Opinion: BlackBerry outage: How much reliability is necessary?

Opinion: BlackBerry outage: How much reliability is necessary?

How much reliability can you afford?Last Monday afternoon, BlackBerries stopped working again. For about three hours, the CrackBerry addicts couldn't...

February 20th, 2008 Frank Hayes

Spamta worm spreads like wild fire

Spamta worm spreads like wild fire

Over 200 major incidents have been detected by PandaLabs in a two-hour span due to the mass-mailing of spam messages...

September 27th, 2006 Computing SA staff

New Bagle worms making the rounds

New Bagle worms making the rounds

Two new versions of the Bagle e-mail worm are spreading on the Internet and through peer to peer (P-to-P) file-sharing...

January 27th, 2005 Paul Roberts

E-commerce attack tops McAfee’s threat ranking

E-commerce attack tops McAfee’s threat ranking

A rivalry between the creators of the Netsky and Bagle viruses helped cause a dramatic increase in threats against home...

July 25th, 2004 Stephen Lawson

Microsoft aims to save US$1B this fiscal

Microsoft aims to save US$1B this fiscal

Microsoft Corp. customers have heard the vendor profess that its software allows them to "do more with less," but now...

July 6th, 2004 Joris Evers

MS investigates possible Exchange 2003 flaw

MS investigates possible Exchange 2003 flaw

Microsoft Corp. is investigating a potential security issue with Exchange Server 2003, which would be the first since the e-mail...

November 24th, 2003 Joris Evers

HP introduces storage management plan

HP introduces storage management plan

Hewlett-Packard Co. added new services to its information lifecycle management (ILM) initiative on Wednesday, focusing on helping customers understand the...

September 18th, 2003 Lindsay Bruce

Hackers jump through holes in Microsoft patch

Hackers jump through holes in Microsoft patch

Security experts are warning Microsoft Corp. customers about silent Internet attacks that exploit a security flaw in the Internet Explorer...

September 9th, 2003 Paul Roberts

Sendmail flaw puts systems at risk again

Sendmail flaw puts systems at risk again

Systems running sendmail are at risk of hacker attacks because of a flaw in the way the commonly used e-mail...

April 1st, 2003 Joris Evers