U.K. government site hacked

U.K. government site hacked

A Welsh government Web site has been hacked to serve up malicious JavaScript, a sign that the spate of attacks...

April 7th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

Honey, I shrunk the threats!

Honey, I shrunk the threats!

It’s called “HoneyJax” and no, it isn’t another donut brand. It’s a set of apps meant to minimize and foil...

August 7th, 2007 Joaquim P. Menezes

Secure links offer new threat

Secure links offer new threat

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEThe little lock icon that appears on a Web browser window frame when a secure connection exists...

March 29th, 2007 Jaikumar Vijayan

Sophos releases Web filtering appliance

Sophos releases Web filtering appliance

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLESophos PLC has released a Web filtering appliance for business users, one of several vendors adding the...

January 18th, 2007 ComputerWorld Canada staff

New Microsoft security system scours Web

New Microsoft security system scours Web

Microsoft has taken the wraps off a new security program that uses automated "HoneyMonkeys" to patrol the Web, seeking out...

August 10th, 2005 Matthew Broersma

senior technology consultant with Sophos PLC

senior technology consultant with Sophos PLC

Companies should think twice before jumping on the Firefox bandwagon, says Gartner Inc. The open-source browser has been gaining market...

February 10th, 2005 Matthew Broersma

Mobile worm not serious, but is sign of future

Mobile worm not serious, but is sign of future

Backdoor.Bardor.A, the first alleged Windows CE backdoor Trojan horse, isn't much of a threat, says Chris Auld, managing director of...

August 16th, 2004 David Watson

Microsoft pushes OS updates to fight attacks

Microsoft pushes OS updates to fight attacks

Microsoft Corp. is pushing out changes that will alter the configuration of its Windows 2000, XP and Windows Server 2003...

July 4th, 2004 Paul Roberts

Microsoft warns of critical Windows flaw

Microsoft warns of critical Windows flaw

Microsoft Corp. warned of a critical security flaw Wednesday that affects all supported versions of its Windows operating system and...

July 10th, 2003 Paul Roberts