Unencrypted patient data on memory sticks, warns survey

Unencrypted patient data on memory sticks, warns survey

LONDON - Doctors are carrying around unencrypted patient data on USB memory sticks, according to stinging research carried out in...

September 4th, 2008 Leo King

Blogger’s twist on Google’s trademark disputes

Blogger’s twist on Google’s trademark disputes

A London-based blogger, Frank Fuchs, said Google ordered him to stop using its trademarked logo on his Web site. The...

August 21st, 2007 Linda Rosencrance

The CIO as Big brother

The CIO as Big brother

If corporate employees have a sneaking suspicion they are being watched while Web browsing, their instincts would be spot on,...

May 31st, 2007 Denise Dubie

SOA Organization and Governance requires CIO Leadership for success

SOA Organization and Governance requires CIO Leadership for success

As SOA has moved into the mainstream of IT strategy, the potential benefits have been hyped beyond what’s realistically possible....

December 7th, 2006 Bruce Graham

New Ontario RFID guidelines emphasize ‘consumer consent’

New Ontario RFID guidelines emphasize ‘consumer consent’

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEConsumer consent must be obtained before personal information linked to a radio frequency identification (RFID) tag is...

June 21st, 2006 Nestor E Arellano and Joaquim P Menezes

Report questions progress on e-voting standards

Report questions progress on e-voting standards

Questions about the security and accuracy of electronic voting systems are likely to continue into the 2006 national elections, because...

October 24th, 2005 Grant Gross

Love and sex infiltrate office inboxes: survey

Love and sex infiltrate office inboxes: survey

Looking for a romantic encounter? Check your work inbox because people are e-mailing lovey-dovey, lusty and flirtatious messages in virtually...

March 17th, 2005 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Vendor group plans vulnerability disclosures

Vendor group plans vulnerability disclosures

A multi-vendor team led by Microsoft Corp. in late July released new guidelines for security vulnerability reporting and response. But...

September 11th, 2003 Dan Verton and Jaikumar Vijayan

Basic Profile 1.0: the key to interoperability?

Basic Profile 1.0: the key to interoperability?

In an effort to ensure that software providers and developers create interoperable Web services, the Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I)...

September 5th, 2003 Allison Taylor