Google, YouTube received 10,000 requests for user data

Google, YouTube received 10,000 requests for user data

Google Inc. and the Google-owned YouTube received more than 10,000 requests for user data from government agencies in the six months ending...

April 21st, 2010 Jon Brodkin

After Google-China fracas, cyberwar threat emerges

After Google-China fracas, cyberwar threat emerges

Few events have crystallized U.S. fears over a cyber catastrophe, or brought on calls for a strategic response, more than...

April 7th, 2010 Jaikumar Vijayan

RFI for open source software aimed at wrong target

RFI for open source software aimed at wrong target

Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) is barking up the wrong tree in its latest initiative to gain a...

February 17th, 2009

FBI: Several nations eyeing U.S. cyber targets

FBI: Several nations eyeing U.S. cyber targets

About two dozen nations have developed cyber-attack capabilities and have their eyes on targets inside the U.S. government or businesses,...

October 22nd, 2008 Grant Gross

Australian government departments open to open source

Australian government departments open to open source

SYDNEY – The vast majority of Australian federal government agencies have a positive view of open source software, according to...

January 22nd, 2008 Rodney Gedda

Open source viewed as positive by government agencies, according to survey

Open source viewed as positive by government agencies, according to survey

The Australian Government Information Management Office (AGIMO) has released a summary of the findings of its investigations into the use...

January 22nd, 2008 Rodney Gedda

Ontario energy chief urges power saving procurement

Ontario energy chief urges power saving procurement

Ontario municipalities should appoint their own municipal energy conservation officers, who would serve as advocates for engaging local communities in...

November 9th, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

UK data protection changes prompt warning

UK data protection changes prompt warning

After Prime Minister Gordon Brown introduced new data sharing powers into his proposed program of legislation, U.K. opposition Members of...

July 22nd, 2007 Tash Shifrin

Ambitious e-government project targets secure data sharing

Ambitious e-government project targets secure data sharing

A new project is aiming to allow U.S. government agencies to share data securely.The objective of the Secure Information Sharing...

July 10th, 2007 Jeremy Kirk