IMlogic is warning customers that a vulnerability exists for version 6.2 and version 7.0 beta of the MSN IM client. The vulnerability is caused by an error within the processing of GIF images. The vulnerability can be exploited by sending a modified emoticon or display picture to a use...
Apr. 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 12,439 Replies: 1
Word of various and sundry security holes in Microsoft products have a numbing effect, with confusion over exactly what bulleting refers to which problem. The latest news stands in contrast to the growth of the Mozilla Firefox browser, which eliminates this problems for at least one ty...
Apr. 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 14,848
Sun Microsystems today announced a set of enhancements to its StorEdge 6920 system that deliver high-end features and functionality such as heterogeneous virtualization at mid-tier prices. '(This) is a next generation solution with scalability, reliability, and features and functions t...
Apr. 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,601
NIAP was created in response to increasing threats to network and computer security, and is designed to bolster end-user confidence by using cost-effective security testing, evaluation and assessment programs to 'gate' software destined for government use. HP has now reported that it i...
Apr. 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,838
Although ColdFusion 7.0 is not affected, a vulnerability which if exploited would allow malicious native-code to execute, potentially without a user being aware, has been discovered in the ColdFusion MX 6.1 Updater. Macromedia has issued what is calls 'a workaround addressing the probl...
Apr. 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 18,164
Although spam e-mail is dropping slightly from as much as 90% of all e-mail, less innocuous scams are proliferating. This week's Trojan Horse attack against Microsoft Windows users may be the most dangerous one to date.
Apr. 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 12,366
CAPA, the Coalition of Airline Pilots' Associations, has released a warning to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security about the potential of a website to distribute information that could help terrorists with shoulder-fired missiles.
Apr. 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,022
Hitachi Data Systems has aggressively priced its latest offering in the Network-Attached Storage (NAS) market. Its announcement of its latest blade technology is aimed squarely at industry leader Network Appliance (NetApp).
Apr. 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 9,573
Announcing a strategic storage relationship to drive information on demand solutions and to expand IBM's portfolio of storage solutions, IBM and Network Appliance (NetApp) are teaming up to offer information on demand solutions. IBM will reach into more countries than any other OEM res...
Apr. 8, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 12,760 Replies: 5
More than half of U.S. broadband households have received an Internet protection solution from their broadband ISP, although only 11% currently pay for these services, according to Parks Associates' recent study Profiles of PC Usage. Will the need for these services drive future ISP re...
Apr. 8, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 10,325
A SIS file trojan - Fontal.A - that installs a corrupted Font file into infected mobile devices, thus causing them to fail at next reboot, has been identified by Finnish virus specialists F-Secure. It affects smartphones running Symbian OS.
Apr. 7, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 19,300 Replies: 1
Dell, expected today to announce first-quarter revenue of about $13.4 billion, will also be spelling out its growth plans. Kevin Rollins, Dell's CEO, is going to discuss the company's recently increased revenue goal of $80 billion, including how the company expects to reach that level ...
Apr. 7, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 10,707 Replies: 1
Hitachi will offer co-branded QiNetix software as the 'Hitachi Data Protection Suite, powered by CommVault,' across all HDS world-wide market segments. The Hitachi Data Protection Suite will be integrated into the Hitachi Business Continuity Solutions framework.
Apr. 7, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 9,167
SpySubtract SDK enables vendors to add anti-spyware to Linux-based network.
Apr. 5, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 13,332
Two new bugs, one reported to Microsoft 19 days ago and the other reported 6 days ago, have been discovered in Internet Explorer, Outlook and additional miscellaneous MS titles. The company responsible for the discovery, eEye - under its 'responsible disclosure' policy - won't be discl...
Apr. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,787 Replies: 1
'The industry needs to be aware: Hitachi is coming at the NAS market strong and hard,' said Shinjiro Iwata, CEO, Hitachi Data Systems, as Hitachi announced the impressive set of products which it plans to unveil in 2005.
Apr. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,304
Federal Edge has signed a value-added reseller (VAR) agreement with Arkeia that calls for the Riverside, Calif.-based provider of technology solutions and consulting services to sell Arkeia's network and server backup and recovery software product lines. Federal Edge will now provide g...
Apr. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,894
Texas Memory says its solid state storage solution is better than RAID systems, and is offering a money back guarantee backing up its claim.
Apr. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 9,790
Biometric security device comes with its own CPU.
Apr. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,058
Intel is expanding beyond the cellular flash market, and will begin creating flash products for consumer electronics.
Apr. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 8,343
To combat software piracy Microsoft is introducing a security feature that requires users to validate their copies of Windows before downloading software.
Apr. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 8,555
Google has introduced a number of security measures designed to make users' e-mail experiences as good as possible.
Apr. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 30,911
Microsoft has released Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, which includes a number of new security features.
Apr. 2, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 11,573 Replies: 1
CA will offer clients stronger protection from hackers by removing old or fraudulent identities that can be used to enter systems by hackers.
Apr. 1, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 10,652
The data storage market will grow by 35% in 2005, according to a new study from Info-Tech Research Group.
Mar. 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 10,347
With the addition of Cisco to its storage virtualiztion customer base, IBM's leading position in this sector grows even more.
Mar. 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 13,517
Microsoft was joined by the Federal Trade Commission and the National Consumers League when it filed a record number of lawsuits against phishing scammers and operators in Washington State.
Mar. 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 11,644 Replies: 2
Vista Software today announced a free 2.0.14 update to their widely used VistaDB embedded database engine for Microsoft .NET.
Mar. 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 16,450
Lucent and Enterasys' new venture is designed to offer enterprise customers a secure environment when migrating or adding VoIP services.
Mar. 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 8,621
IBM and CERN - the European Organization for Nuclear Research - yesterday announced that IBM's storage virtualization software has achieved breakthrough performance results in an internal data challenge at CERN.
Mar. 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 11,583 Replies: 1
QUALCOMM's Eduora2go includes an unprecedented number of security features for a mobile handset. It also includes a pre-mail features designed to save air time.
Mar. 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 15,907
Cristalink is using Microsoft's backup utility to support direct to DVD backups of SQL Server.
Mar. 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 9,545
Leading logistics service provider, Kelly Logistics, to improve customer satisfaction by providing versatile, accurate and timely eLogistics hub that relies on webMethods' Server.
Mar. 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 9,137
Hewlett-Packard quietly dropped the high-end version of its StorageWorks Reference Information Storage System (RISS) archiving widgetry seven months after it launched. HP's marketing director for ILM products and solutions Gary Lyng said Thursday that the 4TB version of the Linux-based...
Mar. 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 8,947
Today, the majority of malicious code still enters an organization through e-mail, so Symantec is launching Symantec Hosted Mail Security providing comprehensive protection against spam, viruses and other unwanted content for inbound and outbound Internet e-mail traffic.
Mar. 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 11,927
After our original story was published on Saturday, March 12, 2005, we wanted to be fair to SONY's customer service and we gave them another chance. We planned to do a follow-up story and tell our readers that our original experience was perhaps an exception and SONY's customer service...
Mar. 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 11,829
A group of investors has purchased SunGard for $11.3 billion, making this the largest leveraged buyout in 15 years.
Mar. 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 13,969
Trend Micro was awarded a service contract by China's largest e-mail administrator.
Mar. 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 10,721
While MSN Hotmail still offers only 250 megabytes of free storage, Yahoo! is playing catch-up with Google Mail and will start offering 1 gigabyte of storage to users of its free e-mail service Yahoo! Mail.
Mar. 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 30,534 Replies: 6
Alliance will create ways to monitor employees, increasing enterprise clients' efficiency.
Mar. 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 10,467