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Conficker talk sanitized at Black Hat to protect investigation

The chief security officer of F-Secure refused to take questions after his presentation because the perpetrators of the worm are still at large

Are you done yet? Conficker still infecting 50,000 PCs per day

The Conficker worm is building the world's largest botnet and members of the Conficker Working Group are raising the alarm that remediation has to ramp up

ISO rejects Chinese wireless security protocol

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) last week rejected a security protocol that was backed by some Chinese representatives as an amendment to the group's wireless LAN standard.

In reply: how it looks after the event

Every year, recommendations from the annual Lac Carling Congress on electronic service delivery are turned over to the Public Sector CIO Council and the Public Sector Service Delivery Council. Their review of the proposals begins immediately after the Congress every year and continues in a series of meetings through the fall and winter. What follows is a summary of their thinking in the wake of the first session.

Lac Carling VII: The response

The seventh Lac Carling Congress confirmed once again the importance of bringing together public and private sector organizations, federal, provincial, territorial and municipal jurisdictions, and service delivery and information technology practitioners.

Cybersecurity bill tabled after vendor pressure

Rep. Adam Putnam this week shied away from introducing legislation that would have required companies to conduct independent security audits and detail the results in their annual reports. The retreat was a result of pressure from industry groups representing large hardware and software vendors.

Web Services Interoperability group tackles security

A new working group within the Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I) will focus on ways to develop secure Web services, according to a statement released by the WS-I on Tuesday.

Group strives to create standards for 3D on the Web

Defining, developing and deploying a common format to represent 3D images on the Web is the challenge being addressed by the Computer Aided Design (CAD) 3D Working Group.

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