editor, WindowsSecrets.com

editor, WindowsSecrets.com

Symantec Corp. is seeking a ruling from a California court to support its right to detect and identify as adware...

June 9th, 2005 Tom Venetis

Keeping an eye on spyware

Keeping an eye on spyware

It's a problem that's becoming more and more familiar to IT departments. Users start complaining about poor performance and an...

November 30th, 2004 CIO Canada Staff

AOL survey finds rampant threats, uninformed users

AOL survey finds rampant threats, uninformed users

A survey conducted by Internet service provider America Online Inc. (AOL) found that 20 per cent of home computers were...

October 25th, 2004 Paul Roberts

Fewer pop-ups means more work

Fewer pop-ups means more work

We all hate them, those annoying pop-over and pop-under (collectively called "pop-up") ads that sprout up while we're surfing the...

April 15th, 2004 Alan Knecht

Ads ad nauseum

Ads ad nauseum

There's been a lot of discussion recently about pop-up ads on Web pages -- you know, those browser windows that...

February 26th, 2004 Mark Gibbbs

Microsoft issues patch for Office 2000 registration bug

Microsoft issues patch for Office 2000 registration bug

Microsoft Corp. has posted a software patch to fix a registration glitch experienced recently by an unknown number of Office...

April 22nd, 2003 Todd R. Weiss