Copyright bill lacks clarity for IT security pros

Copyright bill lacks clarity for IT security pros

While the newly tabled Conservative copyright reform bill is a “workable start” for IT industry professionals, changes need to be...

June 3rd, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

Researchers to cure Blue Pill virtualization attacks

Researchers to cure Blue Pill virtualization attacks

Two researchers from North Carolina State University have developed software that they say can protect virtualization hypervisors from malicious "Blue...

May 10th, 2010 joab jackson

Canadian privacy czar singles out Google in letter

Canadian privacy czar singles out Google in letter

Canada’s privacy commissioner joined nine other government privacy authorities on Tuesday to condemn Google Inc. for its irresponsible privacy values.  The...

April 20th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

U.K. mulls prison sentences for data misuse

U.K. mulls prison sentences for data misuse

The maximum penalty for data misuse is set to become two years' imprisonment, if new government plans come into effect.The...

October 20th, 2009 Leo King

Data leakage prevention going mainstream

Data leakage prevention going mainstream

Data leakage or data loss prevention systems have gradually entered the mainstream as their increasing maturity has allowed increasing adoption....

September 9th, 2009 Andreas M. Antonopoulos

Will Google Street View have to say sayonara to Japan?

Will Google Street View have to say sayonara to Japan?

Following reports that Google's Street View camera cars have been banned in Greece and chased out of a village in...

May 14th, 2009 Lexton Snol

Lenovo laptops offer built-in tracing software

Lenovo laptops offer built-in tracing software

Lenovo Group Limitedis one of the first vendors to sign up for support of Intel Corporation’s Anti-Theft PC Protection and...

December 4th, 2008 Briony Smith

U.S. Seeks to shut tech products backdoors

U.S. Seeks to shut tech products backdoors

As part of a comprehensive cybersecurity push, the U.S. government will focus on improving its network defense capabilities and revamping...

October 13th, 2008 Steff Gelston and Christine Celli

U.S. releases new details on cybersecurity initiative

U.S. releases new details on cybersecurity initiative

As part of a comprehensive cybersecurity push, the U.S. government will focus on improving its network defense capabilities and on...

September 18th, 2008 Grant Gross