Research pinpoints UK, not North Korea as DDoS attack source

Research pinpoints UK, not North Korea as DDoS attack source

The U.K. was the likely source of a series of attacks last week that took down popular Web sites in...

July 14th, 2009 Martyn Williams

The botnet world is a booming world

The botnet world is a booming world

The thriving world of botnet attacks continues to demand IT's attention. With U.S. and South Korean government Web sites hit...

July 13th, 2009 Ellen Messmer

Industry, military experts meet in Estonia for cyberwarfare talks

Industry, military experts meet in Estonia for cyberwarfare talks

Nations increasingly touched by cyberattacks are still in the very early stages of figuring out how to deal with incidents...

June 16th, 2009 Jeremy Kirk

Flash in Web sites can be hindered by culture, budget

Flash in Web sites can be hindered by culture, budget

TORONTO – Web sites incorporating Flash, Web animation technology from Adobe Systems Inc., used to be more of a niche...

April 28th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

OPINION: Is the Web broken or are users too lax?

OPINION: Is the Web broken or are users too lax?

Is the city roads department responsible for bank robberies? Blaming the city for theft because it builds and maintains roads...

April 16th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

Fake security software scammers jump on Conficker

Fake security software scammers jump on Conficker

Google's search rankings are being stuffed with links to fake security software that purports to remove Conficker, a widespread worm...

March 30th, 2009 Jeremy Kirk

Bogus Belkin review put peer ratings under question

Bogus Belkin review put peer ratings under question

Belkin's admission that an employee has been offering to pay for favorable Web-based peer reviews of its network gear raises...

January 21st, 2009 Network World staff

Bogus antivirus peddlers use Microsoft, IRS sites

Bogus antivirus peddlers use Microsoft, IRS sites

Just weeks after the U.S. Federal Trade Commission shut down two companies accused of selling fake antivirus software, a new...

December 24th, 2008 Robert McMillan

Microsoft offers open-source content management app

Microsoft offers open-source content management app

Microsoft has released an early version of an open-source content management platform that developers can use to build sophisticated blogs...

December 9th, 2008 Nancy Gohring