Car, cash await IT security know-all

Car, cash await IT security know-all

More than 30 Australian companies have registered for a national, federal government supported 'Security Challenge' that will formally measure the...

February 17th, 2003 Sandra Rossi

White House issues cybersecurity draft

White House issues cybersecurity draft

The White House issued its long-awaited National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace report, the document intended to summarize ways to improve...

February 13th, 2003 Ellen Messmer

Government moves to next phase in building private Net

Government moves to next phase in building private Net

Although the U.S. government's plan to build its own private Internet - safe from hackers, viruses and the public at-large...

November 27th, 2001 Scarlet Pruitt

Businesses eye Y2k effort for terrorism fight

Businesses eye Y2k effort for terrorism fight

In preparing for the feared Y2k computer glitch in the late 1990s, the U.S. government appointed a czar to organize...

October 3rd, 2001 Patrick Thibodeau

A series of unfortunate events

A series of unfortunate events

So the Feds cut interest rates again, and what did the market do? Nosedive. And my oh-so-clever acquisition of Nortel...

September 6th, 2001 Ken Hanley

DoS attack bushwhacks White House site

DoS attack bushwhacks White House site

The White House Web site was taken offline due to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack earlier this week, a...

May 28th, 2001 Sam Costello

Bush makes nice with tech leaders

Bush makes nice with tech leaders

U.S. President George W. Bush demonstrated Wednesday why so many high-tech industry leaders support him despite his seemingly total lack...

March 29th, 2001 Aaron Pressman

U.S. government throws in towel on computer export limits

U.S. government throws in towel on computer export limits

The White House essentially threw in the towel Wednesday on the government's ability to limit exports of high-performance computers, while...

January 12th, 2001 Patrick Thibodeau