June 2005

  • June 30, 2005 30 Jun'05

    Ex-CA boss accused of paying £2m bribe

    The US government has accused former Computer Associates chief executive officer Sanjay Kumar of paying a $3.7m (£2m) bribe to a customer who had threatened to tell the government about a bogus software deal.

  • June 30, 2005 30 Jun'05

    Faster Java RFID readers from Sun

    Sun Microsystems has launched an improved range of Java-enabled radio frequency identification (RFID) reader platforms to deliver faster processing times.

  • June 30, 2005 30 Jun'05

    India to tighten data security laws

    Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh has instructed government officials to move quickly and amend the country’s technology legislation so as to provide for tighter data security.

  • June 30, 2005 30 Jun'05

    Ofcom consults industry on BT's fairer telecoms proposals

    Telecoms regulator Ofcom has launched a series of consultations following last week’s announcement that BT has agreed to restructure its business to create a fairer telecoms market.

  • June 29, 2005 29 Jun'05

    Google refines personalised searching

    Google has developed a new version of its personalised search technology, using previous searches to refine subsequent search results for a user.

  • June 29, 2005 29 Jun'05

    BT to roll out broadband TV in 2006

    BT says it will use Microsoft’s Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) software platform to deliver TV over broadband in the UK from next year.

  • June 29, 2005 29 Jun'05

    Malware gives fake Microsoft fix routine another spin

    Security research company Websense Security Labs has warned of a new wave of malicious spoof Microsoft security e-mails.

  • June 29, 2005 29 Jun'05

    Pope worm alert

    Security software company Sophos has alerted users to an e-mail virus disguised as a breaking news bulletin, covering anything from the alleged death of Michael Jackson to conspiracy theories about the death of Pope John Paul II earlier this year.

  • June 29, 2005 29 Jun'05

    Windows 2000 gets one last update

    Microsoft has issued the last major update to its popular Windows 2000 operating system.